From two-for-one deals to promo prices, these boozy Happy Hour in Bali will keep you wobbly the whole week through... Cheers!
We never need much of an excuse to knock back a coupla cocktails. But when there’s so many drinks deals across the island, you can bet your bottom dollar that we’re directing our tipple-tasting to Bali’s best beach clubs, sunset bars and cosy watering holes for wicked power hours and too-good-to-be-true BOGOF deals. So to help you on your own wobbly way, here are the best Happy Hour in Bali that all the beer, wine and cocktail connoisseurs should know about. Bottoms up!
BEST HAPPY HOUR IN BALI: For daily sips
1. Motel Mexicola Canggu
The vibe: Vibrant and colourful Mexican fiesta, Motel Mexicola in Canggu has everything we need to instantly teleport to Mexico. Think tacos, burritos and nachos, all best enjoyed with carefully curated cocktails made with top-shelf tequila and mezcal. All of this wrapped up in a Mexican cantina-style restaurant by day and party space by night.
The deal: Motel Mexicola’s Golden Hour gets the party started for Canggu’s night owls. Everyday from 5pm to 7pm, you get to taste the bar’s famous shaken, frozen or picante margarita for IDR 90,000.
The must-try: The picante margarita for a muy caliente kick of chilli!
Motel Mexicola Canggu, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No. 117X, Canggu, p. +62 811 3889 8000, e. [email protected]; Open daily from 11am.
2. Milk & Madu
The vibe: A family-friendly cafe by day, a laid-back hangout venue by night. Milk & Madu is a Canggu-born eatery, serving delicious brunch staples all day in a cosy, modern-style interior. While we love their perfectly brewed coffee, swinging by Milk & Madu at sunset is a daily ritual best enjoyed with a chilled cocktail or two.
The deal: The daily Sunset Sessions from 4pm to 7pm get even sweeter with a promo on special Happy Hour cocktails, mocktails, Kura Kura beers and house wines by the glass or the bottle.
The must-try: The Refreshing House Sangria, a perfectly balanced mix of wine and fruits.
Milk & Madu, Canggu & Ubud, e. [email protected]; Open daily 7am – 10pm.
The vibe: Known for its famous coffee, Revolver is the island’s go-to spot for daily caffeine fix. Inspired by Australian cafe culture, it’s where all the hipsters and coffee lovers flock in the morning for a hot cup of piccolo, a single origin Kintamani cold brew at lunch, or Bali’s best espresso martini at night.
The deal: The daily Happy Hour starts from 4pm to 8pm, with special cocktails. The best bit is, each of these quality cocktails will only cost you IDR 90,000++!
The must-try: The Revs Espresso Martini, with vodka, Revolver’s espresso and sea salted caramel.
Revolver, Seminyak & Canggu, e. [email protected]; Open daily.
4. The Blue Door
The vibe: A hidden speakeasy in the heart of Ubud, The Blue Door is an elegant lounge and beer garden for all-day sipping. Unwind and cool down with an ice-cold beer in the al fresco, breezy garden, or prop up by the bar and get a taste of expertly crafted cocktails.
The deal: It’s the longest happy hour in Ubud, which starts from 12pm to 7pm. You’ll want to bring a friend, because two special Happy Hour cocktails cost IDR 160,000. And psst… the IDR 170,000 beer bucket with four Bintang and three Budweiser is also available.
The must-try: The Bedugul Fields, a sweet and tangy cocktail with vodka, fresh strawberries, lemon juice and mint leaves.
The Blue Door, Jl Monkey Forest, Ubud, p. +62 812 3974 0739, e. [email protected]; Open daily from 9am.
The vibe: A cool hangout spot best enjoyed with an entourage, Dumbo is home to expertly crafted cocktails and earth-friendly food from its open kitchen. The cosy interior invites you to settle in and share wood-fired pizzas and sip on refreshing drinks as you browse through Dumbo’s very own vinyl collection…
The deal: The two-for-one Happy Hour starts from 5pm to 7pm everyday. You get to choose from house beer and wine to selected cocktails.
The must-try: The citrus-y Australiana, made with Dumbo’s homemade limoncello, lemonade, lime juice and angostura bitters.
Dumbo, Jl Raya Sanggingan, Ubud, p. +62 812 3838 9993, e. [email protected]; Open daily from 5pm.
The vibe: It’s fun, it’s funky, and it’s Ling-Ling’s keeping things casual with cocktails served in hollowed-out tropical fruits. All of this served within a colourful restaurant and a side of quirky Asian-fusion dishes.
The deal: Everyday from 5pm to 7pm roll the dice for a chance to get your next drink on the house! The from 9pm to 11pm, it’s all about two-for-one cocktails, IDR 50,000 seltzers, and IDR 150,000 bottles of soju. If you’re stopping by for lunch, keep your eyes peeled for the IDR 99,000 cocktail of the month.
The must-try: The Yoko, a tropical explosion of vodka, malibu, pineapple, passionfruit, mango and grenadine.
Ling-Ling’s, Jl Petitenget No. 43B, Seminyak, p. +62 819 1641 7867; Open daily from 11am.
7. No Más
The vibe: Step into this vintage speakeasy, and you’re greeted with rock, salsa and hip hop tunes, a cosy lounge and the coolest crowds in Ubud. Add to that is the bar taking centre stage, with crafty mixologists shaking and stirring unique concoctions to keep the party vibes going ‘til the late hours.
The deal: The Happy Hour at No Más calls for a whole menu of IDR 85,000++ cocktails. You can taste them all from 5pm to 11pm.
The must-try: The Koral, a fun fusion of vodka, house-distilled orange and lemon juice, elderflower syrup and a splash of blue curacao.
No Más, Jl Monkey Forest, Ubud, p. +62 361 908 0800 / +62 812 3973 6243; Open daily from 5pm.
8. Lola’s Cantina Mexicana
The vibe: Tacos, burritos and enchiladas, Lola’s gives you all your favourite Mexican dishes designed for sharing. And everything on the menu pairs perfectly with chilled cocktails to get you ready for the lively nightlife in Canggu and Uluwatu.
The deal: Cocktail fans, you’ll want to check out the Happy Hour at Lola’s. Starting from 4pm (and through to 7pm) you can get a taste of its bar skills, because each cocktail will cost you only IDR 60,000.
The must-try: The La Luna Rosa Martini, a fruity mix of vodka, Campari, lychee, strawberry, blood orange and lime.
Lola’s Cantina Mexicana, Canggu Shortcut (p. +62 878 6168 6721) & Jl Labuansait No. 10, Pecatu, Uluwatu (p. +62 815 7306 1887); Open daily from 12pm.
9. TT Beach Club
The vibe: Nestled between other world class beach clubs on Melasti Beach, TT Beach Club tempts the sun seekers with its glittering pool, sumptuous poolside menu, and relaxing nooks aplenty. As the DJ plays chilled tunes, sip away on the carefully crafted cocktails and awe in the panoramic view of the ocean… It’s beach day at its best!
The deal: The TT Tiki Bar’s Happy Hour offers two cocktails for a discounted price between 2pm to 6pm. There are four tropical Tiki mojitos on the menu – classic, strawberry, passionfruit and lychee, and we suggest you try them alll…
The must-try: The Tiki Passion Mojito to top off the tropical vacay vibes!
TT Beach Club, Jl Melasti Ungasan, Melasti Beach, Uluwatu, p. +62 361 620 0688 / +62 813 3875 4047, e. [email protected]; Open daily from 10am.
10. Shotgun Social
The vibe: Footsteps away from Sanur’s golden coast is Shotgun Social – the ‘hood’s favourite elevated pub and beer garden, complete with a spacious lawn for the kiddos and furry friends to go wild. And the kicker? It boasts not one, but 16 craft beers on tap, which just so happen to pair perfectly with the kitchen’s NYC-style pizzas and juicy burgers…
The deal: Beer o’clock starts from 3pm to 7pm with IDR 30,000++ beer of the day on offer!
The must-try: Any of the crisp, light pale ale to cool down from Bali heat.
Shotgun Social, Jl Pantai Sindhu No. 11, Sanur, p. +62 813 3910 7615; Open daily 9am – 11pm.
BEST HAPPY HOUR IN BALI: Weekly promo
The vibe: Perhaps the most glamorous sunset bar in Seminyak flocked by equally-as-glam squads, Woobar is W Bali – Seminyak’s beachfront for daytime sun soaking and nighttime cocktail sipping. But not just any cocktail – we’re talking about unique zero-waste cocktails alongside the fanciest signature drinks.
The deal: After light is when the bar comes to life, with “Buy 1 Get 1 Free” every Monday from 7pm to 9pm for all drinks by the glass. And what’s better than two drinks for one? Pizza pass-around deals, of course!
The must-try: The zero-waste Banana – A Resemblance of Human Being, with homemade clarified black banana liqueur and banana leaf steamed tea.
Woobar at W – Bali Seminyak, Jl Petitenget, Seminyak, p. +62 817 0015 808, e. [email protected]; Open daily from 10am.
12. Mrs Sippy
The vibe: This ultra-cool day club and pool bar was brought to us by one of Sydney’s hottest F&B teams. Mrs Sippy is home to the biggest pool we’ve ever seen in Bali and its own five-metre high diving board for you to level up your cannonball-ing. That’s before we mention the variety of poolside bites and ice-cold drinks.
The deal: From Monday to Wednesday then on Friday and Sunday, Mrs Sippy’s Happy Hour offers two-for-one drinks between 4pm and 5pm. Think slushies, house spirits and beers, Aperol and Campari cocktails, all best enjoyed with the IDR 100,000 pizzas.
The must-try: Nothing beats a Sippy Frosè on hot, summery days! It’s rosè slushies with mango juice, peach liqueur and lemon that will keep you feeling refreshed all day.
Mrs Sippy, Jl Taman Ganesha, Gang Gagak 8, Seminyak, p.+62 821 4500 1007; Open daily 10am – 9pm.
The vibe: Technicolored interiors, classic Mexican staples for days and a “could dance on the table any minute” kinda crowd. Lacalita is a vibrant cantina where the bites and drinks are explosive and fiesta is always alive.
The deal: What’s better than IDR 25,000 tacos on Taco Tuesday? IDR 75,000 margaritas, of course! Yep, every Tuesday at Lacalita is when we get our margarita fix from 5pm to 7pm.
The must-try: Lacalita’s signature Lacalaca, AKA spicy margarita. It’s the classic done right, with just a hint of jalapeño.
Lacalita, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No. 68, Canggu (p. +62 822 4731 2217, e. [email protected]) & Jl Drupadi No. 1, Seminyak (p.+62 822 4731 2218, e. [email protected]); Open daily.
14. Black Sand Brewery
The vibe: Canggu’s original watering hole, Black Sand Brewery is where all the surfie crowds go for ice-cold beer after a day of adrenaline pumping. Think refreshing and bitter beers on tap, paired with croquettes and pizzetas to share in the breezy garden.
The deal: Build-your-own Monday Margaritas, and two-for-one beers and cocktails every Wednesday to keep you buzzing through the week. Then, it’s all about beer on Fridays and two-for-one cocktails on Saturdays, while Sundays get even more fun with IDR 50,000 pints from 5pm to 6pm, and vinyl tunes.
The must-try: The Cacao Porter that’s been aged with local cacao nibs, giving you an enticing coffee aroma, sweet notes of toffee and raisin, and a smooth after-taste.
Black Sand Brewery, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu; Open daily from 12pm.
The vibe: An elegant meets boho chic cafe in Canggu, Koast is where we go for all-day brunch staples served poolside (hellooo buttermilk pancakes and chilli truffle folded eggs!). It’s a breezy hideaway from Canggu crowds – a perfect spot for lunch dates with the girls.
The deal: Bring your bestie and swing by on Thursday, Friday and Sunday for the two-for-one deal on selected cocktails and wines, or on Saturday for two-for-one Aperol Spritz.
The must-try: The classic Aperol Spritz to bring out the riviera vibes.
Koast, Jl Batu Mejan No. 2, Canggu, e. [email protected]; Open daily 8am – 6pm.
Happy sipping, Honeys!