We already know that the nightlife in Bali is thriving with amazing beachclubs, countless bars, and great night clubs.
You can see internationally famed DJs and artists perform, have a night of drinking and dancing with friends, and join in drinking games and competitions.
There is also a world of secret bars that have popped up all over the island. These speakeasy style spots are super fun and intimate.
For a night of exclusive fun, check out these speakeasies in Bali.
Top Speakeasies in Bali
40 Thieves is a New York-style speakeasy with a gangster vibe and AMAZING cocktails.
A great spot for a fun night out with friends, the thriving bar gets jam-packed as the night rolls on, luring in partiers with their incredible DJ lineup and more secluded, exclusive atmosphere.
Lined with leather booths, the decor of the bar perfectly matches the prohibition inspiration.
Named one of the top bars in Asia, it may not be the most secret speakeasy in Bali, but is definitely worth a try!
Manina Cocktail Bar is a dimly lit, modern speakeasy bar in Bali with a super trendy and Instagrammable decor.
A great spot to stop off for some pre-drinks or after dinner tipples, it is a chilled and intimate place where you can sip inventive cool cocktails in style.
The location is relatively hush hush, hidden behind Bakso Cendana in Seminyak.
For those who love an aestethic night of cocktails, Manina is an idyllic bar in Bali.
The Shady Pig is the 1920s reincarnated in Bali.
Not only do you need a password to enter (no password, no entry), the bartenders are dressed in a period outfits adding to the glamorous, nostalgic atmosphere.
You will have to contact their Instagram to get ahold of the password, it isn’t a place you can just show up – making it all the more exclusive.
Sip intricately prepared cocktails, have a dance and enjoy the selective group who were able to enter. In Canggu, it is a bustling bar with only the best of the best clientele 😉
The easy going style and signature cocktails make Segno Bali a must visit speakeasy in Bali.
At Segno, the cocktail making is an art, led by expert Yukata Nakashima. If you are craving something super specific, you can even ask for a bespoke drink.
A beautiful space with a comfortable, relaxed lounge atmosphere, you can settle in for relaxing drinks with your friends and snack on the tasty bar menu.
For an evening of sophisticated cocktail sipping, Segno is a must go.
Sister of The Shady Pig, The Shady Flamingo is Seminyak’s take on a classic speakeasy bar.
Oozing the same glam, prohibition 1920s vibes, the ‘cocktail den’ is a hotspot for a night of fun with friends.
The menu of experimental cocktails will lure you in to trying something new.
Dance, drink and enjoy, The Shady Flamingo is as renowned as its Shady sisters.
Bringing old Hollywood vibes to Seminyak, Single Malt is another speakeasy in Bali to add to your must-see list.
The selection of 60+ whiskeys and single malts is full of famous names that can be mixed into cocktails or drank straight.
Accompany your fave malt on the rocks with a delicious bite from the tapas-style menu.
A great spot to start off a night of exploring Seminyak’s nightlife, you can begin the night as you mean to go on – classily!
An appointment only speakeasy in Bali, Cloak & Dagger is a boozy escape from reality.
Filled with mystery, the cocktails are named after real-life murderers, and the decor is like something out of a crime movie.
For something a little different, this bar is a fun, unique environment to grab a drink with friends.
The Writers Bar is a classic speakeasy in Bali with a smart, trendy style and an interesting menu of inspired cocktails.
For a quiet, strong drink with friends, the bar has experienced bartenders, comfortable seating and incredible sunset views.
Open from the midday until late, if you are fancying a tipple for lunch, The Writers Bar is where to go.
Sip a signature Bali Sling or their classic Lady in Red.
Blind Pig Cocktails & Lounge Bar
Located in the luxurious Chapung Sebali Resort in Ubud, the Blind Pig Lounge and Bar is a perfect way to end a cultural day.
With their selection of unique cocktails, tapas-style snacks and amazing live music, you can have a relaxing drink looking out over the lush gardens and ponds.
Play a game of pool, relax on the velvet couches and enjoy the ultra-luxurious setting.
The first speakeasy in Sanur, Miles & Betty is a wine and cocktail bar with the signature secret-bar vibe.
Hidden away above the Milestone coffee shop, the modern design and nods to the famous couple – Miles & Betty – make it a comfortable and fun place to enjoy an evening drink.
They serve up all the classics like Margarita’s, Mojitos and Pina Coladas. Don’t miss out on this super secret spot.
Disguised as a classic 1930’s barbershop, The BARber is a speakeasy in Bali that wants to be as exclusive and discreet as possible.
The interiors are made, almost entirely, of recycled wood, with lots of seating options and small details that make the space feel even more comfortable.
Located within the Sintesa Jimbaran Resort, you can play games of pool, sip strong drinks and immerse in the prohibition-inspired atmosphere.
By appointment only, The Mailroom is one of the most secretive of speakeasies in Bali with the location given upon booking.
You will be given a number, and you must find your mailbox to receive the key. A super fun place for pre-drinking or special occasions, it is a small space with limited seating.
The decor and style is very vintage and trendy with velvet couches and a live DJ – perfectly Instagrammable.
For something special, The Mailroom is a great spot.
Tucked away under the Campuhan Bridge, The Lair takes you back in time to the 1920s.
Their menu perfectly complements the signature cocktails, adding to the luxury, secret experience.
A romantic spot for 2 or perfect place for a girl’s night out (hello, Ladies Night specials), it is one of the best speakeasies in Bali for getting away from the party crowds.
Incorporating nature into its chic style, you can still bask in tropical beauty from the hidden space.
To start the night, end it or just for a quick drink, the speakeasies in Bali aren’t only a great drinking spot, but also super fun and trendy.
There are places that are super exclusive with passwords and hidden locations, and also more well-known places where you can get turn up.
Don’t miss out on super tasty signature cocktails and a night of luxe living.
Featured image: The Writers Bar