Seminyak is one of the liveliest areas in Bali. It is renowned for being a luxurious spot for everyone, from holidaymakers, to backpackers, and lavish travellers.
You can have a great time enjoying the beautiful sand beaches, exploring the hotspots, enjoying the best cafes in Seminyak and spending crazy evenings at the bars.
Considered the new Kuta, Seminyak is an ideal place to stay for families, with plenty of activities nearby.
With so many great cafes in the area, it’s hard to know which one will best suit your vibe. Here are some of our fave spots!
Best Cafes in Seminyak
This modern, Australian-style cafe has an elegant decor with both indoor and outdoor areas.
You can enjoy modern Aussie cuisine with their famous all-day menu.
Eggs benedict, sandwiches, burgers, onion rings and polenta fries are just a few of the things of offer. Be ready for a taste sensation!
The cafe has a romantic and peaceful vibe, close to the beach and Seminyak Square shopping center.
Good coffee is always needed when exploring Seminyak. The Koop Roaster & Cafe is a perfect spot to get a cup of Joe.
The cozy cafe will instantly remind you of home with wooden furnishings and plush pillows.
For the Bali digital nomads among us, it is a great Seminyak cafe for work.
Fuel up on the tasty menu and keep energized with the amazing coffee selection. If you hit one cafe in Seminyak, this should be it!
The Farmer Brews Coffee has a modern, minimalist design with wooden furniture and large bright windows.
Using their own brand of beans grown and packaged in Bali, it is a quaint spot to grab a cup to go, or hang around for a tasty bite.
Only a short walk from Double Six beach, you can fuel up before an afternoon sunning and people watching.
Meaning meeting point, Titik Temu is a nationwide brand with 2 locations in Bali.
The Seminyak branch is located at crossroads between Jalan Kayu Aya and Jalan Kayu Cendana, opposite Seminyak Square, a super central spot!
Titik Temu is a great place to meet friends and have business meetings. There is a choice of indoor or outdoor seating, with a tiered seating setup and lush green gardens.
If you need a pick me up, or want to catch up with friends, this is one of the best cafes in Seminyak.
Open from 7.30am. Sea Circus is a bright and colorful place to grab a coffee and enjoy a tasty breakfast.
Their menus are filled with unique treats like chilli scrambled egg, and cafe classics like chia pudding and breakfast burritos.
Sip a coconut latte, hang out with friends and get ready for a day on the beach. Sea Circus is a great all-rounder, all-day long.
This adorable little spot is located above the famous clothing store, Bali Boat Shed, with an eye-catching pink-theme and great aesthetic!
Neon Palms is famous for its cocktails, tacos & delectable tapas-style food served through breakfast to dinner.
Its striking space, and not too big, perfect for private parties.
If you are looking for high-quality, handmade, french pastries, cakes, artisan bread, and the best viennoiseries in Seminyak, Monsieur Spoon is the spot.
An authentically French cafe, it is ideally located on Petitenget with back garden views looking over lush rice paddies.
They offer a little bit of everything like sandwiches and yoghurt bowls. Even if you just head in to pick up a pastry, Monsieur Spoon is a must!
Dusty Cafe has an elegant simplicity about it with a beautiful decor of exposed brick, colorful murals and crystal chandeliers.
The menu is full of international faves, with some island specials thrown in.
A great spot for breakfast before a day of Seminyak retail therapy, you can fill up on waffles and fruit with an ice-cold coffee.
The Fat Turtle
The Fat Turtle will have you moving like a fat turtle after you’ve stuffed your face on their impressive menu.
With a rustic interior, and central location, it is perfect for filling up before a day of exploring the town or an evening of partying.
Be sure to try out the pasta options, frothy coffees and fresh fruits. You won’t be disappointed!
Kopitoko has a number of locations across the island.
The Seminyak spot is incredibly strategic, with a Japanese coffee shop concept.
This is one of the best places to try Ristretto, Espresso and Lungo as they use their own home brand beans, grown in Indonesia.
It is most crowded in the morning, an ideal buzzing atmosphere to get you ready for the day.
KILN is one of the well-known hipster cafes in Seminyak. They serve Mediterranean-inspired, home-cooked meals, handcrafted with organic ingredients.
Find wood-oven-baked flatbreads with gravy, charcoal-grilled skewers and delicious salads.
The cocktails are also a must-try, with the signature recipes.
All of their food and drink are inspired by a kiln, the type of oven used to turn cure clay into pottery.
Located in front of Seminyak Square, The Junction House is a Parisian inspired cafe.
The large windows and high ceilings resemble the city, with a classic luxe style.
Grab a cup of coffee and enjoy the incredible interiors, all just steps from an amazing Bali shopping center.
For those on a mission to find the best doughnuts in Bali, check out Dough Darlings.
Because of its popularity, the handcrafted artisanal doughnuts run out pretty quickly.
If they run out, hang around and get them straight from the oven – they are INCREDIBLE!
Café Kim Soo is a simple, elegant café with a beautiful, aestethic style.
The simple and picturesque decor matches the boutique interiors store, perfect for your Instagram!
You have to try their cakes, bagels, toast and quiches for a homey treat as you prepare for even more shopping.
Coffee Cartel is a cafe with a cosmopolitan, modern, vibe.
It has an amazingly diverse menu! Not only local dishes, but classic cuisine from places like Australia and around Asia.
Coffee Cartel is famed for creating super cute, intricate latte art!
Corner House is a great all-day spot.
They serve up an impressive breakfast menu, as well as lunch and dinner.
It is a friendly place, with lots of regulars and a buzzing community.
Throughout the day, it is a chill and comfortable spot to enjoy a meal with your loved ones. As the evening rolls in a live band sets up and the party begins!
Cafe Organic is an iconic Seminyak cafe.
With healthy food options, all made from local organic produce, it is great for a guilt-free treat.
Try veggie burgers, thick smoothies and Acai bowls with peanut butter. Sweet dishes and savoury faves are created with fresh ingredients for an unbelievable mouthful.
Livingstone Cafe & Bakery
Rumor has it, Livingstone’s croissant is one of the best in Bali, served with an ice cream filling.
The modern, luxe cafe is situated right in the heart of Petitenget. A cool, enclosed spot, it is perfect for stopping by before heading into the center of Seminyak.
With a little touch of luxury to their classic cafe dishes, Livingstone is a must-try.
The Coffee Library
Lined with books and incredibly cozy, The Coffee Library is a beautiful spot for setting up your laptop for some emails.
With grand windows, plush benches and wooden decor, the fun decor could get a little distracting.
Sip an iced-coffee, people watch and bask in the cool air-conditioning of this quaint cafe in Seminyak.
Cafe Bali has a unique blend of typical Indonesian architecture, Bohemian and vintage interiors, and elegance with a chandelier.
In the center of Kayu Aya, it is SUPER central, and an ideal stop off when the streets get too hot and tiring.
The menu is filled with Western, Indonesian and Asian faves for fueling up before heading back out into the heat.
You will often find a queue lining up outside of BRAUD Cafe, especially in the mornings.
The fresh, tasty pastries and breads are worth waiting for, and worth the price.
Featuring an industrial style decor, in a small setting, if you want a seat you will have to get there incredible early!
Finishing up this list is one of the most famous cafes in Seminyak, Revolver.
There are 2 locations in Seminyak, Revolver Seminyak and Baby Revs.
It is a tiny spot, hidden away in a quiet lane. The vintage decor and cozy setting makes for an intimate cafe experience.
Obviously, the coffee here is the biggest draw. But they also have a tasty menu of dishes to accompany your caffeine hit.
When you are exploring Seminyak, you are gonna be heading from one spot to the next, rushing in the island heat.
The cafes in Seminyak offer a cool respite for a caffeine hit, tasty meal and catch up with friends.
These are just our favorite spots, there are still so many more hidden gems to be found!
Featured image: KILN