Where to Enjoy Live Music in Jakarta? Jakarta offers countless exciting and vibrant local music scene to choose from. Here are some of the best live music venues you should check out around the Jakarta city. (p.s. We suggest you to call first before you go) and you also check our Jakarta nightlife guide and upcoming Jakarta music events here
1. Hard Rock Cafe Jakarta $$
After restoration, in 2013 the household Hard Rock Cafe Jakarta re-opened its doors in a brand new location in Pacific Place Mall. Still offering their top notch American food and drinks, the contemporary 657 square-meter café now seats up to 145 guests indoor and brings live performances by their house band every night. With the occasional international acts performance from time to time.
Pacific Place, Ground Floor Unit G-05
Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav 54-55 South Jakarta
Phone: +62 21 57973055
2. B.A.T.S. at Shangri-la Hotel $$$
With a relaxed atmosphere and lively international band playing every night from Monday to Saturday, B.A.T.S is considered as one of Jakarta’s most popular bar, especially among expatriates. Stepping into this bar and restaurant feels like going into a New York underground bar in the heart of Jakarta, with its exposed brick and wood paneling design. For grubs, go for their oversized portions of linguini, Caesar salads, pizzas, and steaks.
Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta, Kota BNI, Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 1
Phone +6221-29399562 – www.shangri-la.com/jakarta
3. CJ’S at Hotel Mulia $$$
There’s always a good band playing top 40 songs with a DJ filling in during the breaks. CJ’s offers the glam of nightlife and the crowd is mostly Asian foreigners. Despite the occasional sight of working girls around, this bar has a lively crowd all week round.
Hotel Mulia, Jl. Asia Afrika Senayan, South Jakarta
Phone: +6221 – 5747777 – www.hotelmulia.com
Sun, Mon-Thu: 5pm-2am
4. Cascade Lounge $$$
Sink into one of Cascade Lounge’s luxurious over-sized armchairs or plush sofas, and chill out with a live band performance, featuring classical music mini orchestra and top 40’s songs from the Cascade Lounge resident band.
Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta
Jl. Asia Afrika, Senayan, DKI Jakarta 10270, Indonesia
Phone: +62 21 5747777