Instagrammable cafes in Bali

The 7 Most Instagrammable Cafes In Bali

A whole generation of people are now deciding where to eating out not only based on how good the food tastes, but also how good it looks – knowing that a perfect food photos could light up their Instagram feed. The most Instagrammable cafes in Bali are some of the best in Asia.

Restaurants and cafes are well aware of the trend and Bali is a hot spot for food that’s so colourful and pretty it begs to be photographed.

These are the top 7 spots you can’t afford to leave off your feed.

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1. Mad Pops

Not only is Bali one of the most Instagrammable places in the world, their cafes are just as breathtaking. As soon as you step foot inside Mad Pops you will be blown away by their sweet treats and colourful ice creams. Neon signs will light up your shots!

2. Motel Mexicola

This quirky Mexican bar, restaurant and all-round Bali institution will take you ‘south of the border’ with its bright and vibrant decor and menu. By day it’s a beautiful cafe bar with fresh juices and lots of light to take cute photos. By night, the fiesta kicks off with regular events such as Mexican wrestling and mariachi bands.

3. Coffee Cartel

This beautiful cafe is a Sydney transplant, bringing pretty pink design and creative coffee to Bali. A stand out here is the innovative Ripple Machine: you’ll turn ordinary coffee into an extraordinary experience. Using patented printing technology, the machine creates inspiring ripples from any image or text on the foam layer of coffee beverages.

​You simply download the app, and you can choose any photo you like to appear on your coffee!


If you think the landscape is stunning in Bali you’ll be even more taken as soon as you walk in here. The cafe is a sensory overload, with colours bursting from every angle. Chances are you’ve seen KYND pop up on your Insta feed before!

It’s easily one of the most Instagrammable cafes in Bali.

Instagrammable cafes in Bali

5. Bali Bola

There’s so many Instagrammable cafes in Bali, but one that really stands out is Bali Bola. This vegetarian cafe has pretty pastel design with murals on the walls, but it’s their food that is most impressive. Pancake stacks include honey “injections” and upside down ice cream cones.

Instagrammable cafes in Bali

6. Cosmic Diner

Cosmic Diner is a unique retro eatery in Bali – you’ll think you’ve been transported back to New York in the 1960’s. Retro cartoon and comic book cuts out line the walls on the hallway, with shiny red booths and old school decor complete the look. Be sure to order a milkshake which comes served in a cowboy boot-shaped glass.

Instagrammable cafes in Bali

7. Pablo’s

Pablo’s brings mega South American vibes to Canguu, with a colourful and fun interior that would make Senor Escobar himself snap a selfie. Brightly coloured mosaic tiles and painted wooden features provide a great Insta backdrop, while hip hop tracks are a nightly soundtrack.

Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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