Discover the Best Restaurants in Ubud, from restaurants offering mesmerizing jungle views to Michelin-starred fine dining establishments and romantic riverside gems.
Behind the vibrant jungle town, amidst the breathtaking rice terraces and serene waterfalls, lies a world-class dining scene waiting to be explored. Immerse yourself in the cultural heart of Bali and treat yourself to unforgettable culinary delights!
THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN UBUD
CUISINE: International & Latin American
ADDRESS: Jl.Monkey Forest, Ubud (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: ++62 813 3750 9840
OPENING HOURS: 11.30 am–12.00 am, Friday : 11.30 am–2.00 am
Welcome to Donna restaurant, the place-to-be in Ubud, offering a unique and memorable dining experience. The restaurant features a menu that celebrates the best of Latin American and international cuisine, using only the freshest ingredients sourced from local markets and sustainable farms.
The restaurant features a trio of bars: one on the street, another inside, and a third on the rooftop. The interior at Donna is elegant and sophisticated, with warm lighting and comfortable ambience. We recommend menu-favourites the Peruvian Paella, Beef Tartare, 24k Gold Wagyu Steak or Wood-Fried Lobster. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner or delicious cocktails with friends, Donna is sure to exceed your expectations as one of the best restaurants in Ubud.
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CUISINE: French Cuisine with local flavours
ADDRESS: Jalan Raya Sanggingan, Kedewatan, Ubud (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: +62 361 975 768
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 5.30 pm – 12.30 am
Don’t miss this award-winning dining experience at one of the world’s best restaurants! Chefs Chris Salans and Blake Thornley will take your tastebuds on a journey from the high cuisine of Europe to the great natural abundance of Indonesia with all its mysterious flavours resulting in a mosaic of savours and cultures.
Mozaic now offers 3 different dining options – the Dining Room which serves their award-winning tasting menus and wine pairings, the Chef’s Table with live cooking from the chefs and the newly opened Tasting Rooms with an amazing a-la-carte selection of high-end produce, wines and seasonal cocktails. Now open from 12pm until 1am, for lunch, dinner and late-night drinks. And in case you still need convincing, Mozaic is the only restaurant in Indonesia that’s a member of Les Grandes Tables du Monde – an association composed only of Michelin-starred restaurants.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Ubud’s best restaurants, including two complimentary cocktails @ Mozaic.
CUISINE: Healthy & Mediterranean
ADDRESS: Jl. Sriwedari No.58, Tegalantang, Ubud (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: (0361) 9085091
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 10pm
From its prime street-front position, Melali offers a vibrant menu of modern mouth-watering cuisine. Their menu draws inspiration from fresh ingredients which have been sourced and prepared with integrity. Each dish is a celebration of natural flavours, ranging from generous salads and smoothie bowls to protein-rich legumes, catch-of-the-day seafood, and more.
The restaurant boasts a carefree summer patio with indoor and outdoor options to choose from, it accommodates up to 40 people. Melali Ubud’s colourful and flavorful dishes, combined with its inviting atmosphere, make it the perfect destination for those seeking a wholesome and delicious dining experience in Ubud for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
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CUISINE: Fine-Dining Degustation
ADDRESS: Br. Nagi, Jl. Lanyahan, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: +62 361 4792777
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 12 – 2pm & 5:30 – 8:30pm
Apéritif Restaurant in Ubud, Bali is a fine dining establishment that offers a unique dining experience. It serves an eclectic menu of international and Indonesian dishes, expertly crafted and beautifully presented. The restaurant features a contemporary design, with an elegant and relaxed ambiance that is perfect for a romantic dinner or a special occasion. From the moment you arrive at Apéritif, you’ll be enveloped in an atmosphere of opulence and sophistication. The dining room is adorned with beautiful chandeliers, plush furnishings, and romantic candlelight. And the menu features an array of exquisite dishes, each one more tantalising than the next.
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CUISINE: Indonesian & International
ADDRESS: Br. Nagi, Jl. Lanyahan, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud. (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: 0361972111
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 10pm
CasCades Restaurant in Ubud, Bali is a renowned dining destination, known for its stunning location and exceptional cuisine. The restaurant is set within a lush tropical garden, surrounded by rice paddies and tropical foliage, offering breathtaking views of the Ubud landscape. The menu at CasCades is an innovative fusion of traditional Indonesian and international flavours, with a focus on locally-sourced ingredients. The chefs expertly prepare each dish to bring out the unique tastes and aromas, resulting in a dining experience that is both delicious and visually stunning.
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CUISINE: International, Asian
ADDRESS: Bisma Eight Hotel, Jalan Bisma, Ubud (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: +62 361 4792888 or +62 813 3951 2571
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 11pm
Enjoy the jungle breeze at Ubud’s first rooftop dining experience. Copper Kitchen is known for its seasonal cuisine which thoughtfully features locally sourced fresh produce. Majority of ingredients are sourced from their own earth-friendly farm in Tegallalang and Bali’s regional pastures, oceans and forests, making it all the more authentic.
The menu at Copper showcases a tantalising fusion of international and Indonesian flavours, expertly crafted by a talented team of chefs. Drawing inspiration from the abundance of local produce, each dish is a masterpiece created with innovative culinary techniques. End the day with a sunset cocktail from their all-encompassing beverage list, combining exotic ingredients with refined techniques.
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Nestled along the sacred Ayung River Sakti Dining Room™ at Fivelements Retreat Bali stands as a pioneer in plant-based fare. This esteemed dining venue is dedicated to elevating plant-based cuisine. Delight in a menu that includes the flavourful Shiitake Beetroot Burger and the aromatic Banana Blossom Spring Rolls.
Boasting an impressive array of organic and herbal tonics, Sakti offers a holistic dining experience. As you dine alongside tranquil koi ponds with the river’s gentle sounds as your backdrop, embark on a culinary journey crafted with passion. Nature and gastronomy harmonise to create an unforgettable dining experience in the heart of Bali’s cultural jungle town.
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ADDRESS: Inside Bisma Eight Villas, No 97 Jl. Bisma, Ubud (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: +62 361 9088 888 or +62 812 3973 6247
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 11pm
With inspiration taken from authentic Mediterranean cuisine, Bisma Eight’s restaurant, Embers, presents an alluring selection of mouth-watering dishes paying homage to the brilliant, rustic flavours of the Mediterranean. A unique combination of flavours from Greece, Italy and North Africa can be found on the menu, along with aromatic med-inspired favourites.
Their earth-to-table ethos has only the freshest ingredients used, sourced from their own organic farm and served alongside locally-sourced meats and seafood. Crowd favourites include the Pan-roasted Barramundi and Braised Lamb Shank, find something for everyone on the drinks menu with an extensive collection of wine, beer and craft liquors, your mouth will be watering upon first glance of the menu.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges on the best restaurants in Ubud, including 15% off the bill @ Embers by Bisma Eight.
Milk & Madu, a culinary powerhouse with locations in Ubud and Canggu, offers an all-encompassing experience that goes beyond ordinary dining. Immerse yourself in an energetic atmosphere boasting live music, a well-stocked bar and delicious fare, including their renowned signature lava stone pizzas.
With a creative menu inspired by Australian cuisine, every bite tells a different story. Whether in the cultural heart of Ubud or the coastal charm of Canggu, the dynamic space is suited to both intimate dinners and larger groups so gather your friends and enjoy a space that effortlessly transforms from cosy to lively, day to night.
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With dishes and decor celebrating the rich flavors and natural bounty of Ubud, Bali, fine dining at the romantic Kubu at Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve is a feast for all five senses. Bathed in Ubud’s gentle breezes, Kubu offers a tranquil bamboo setting for sampling Mediterranean-European cuisine. Nine private cocoons provide a touch of romance to any dining experience.
For an Indonesian fine dining experience you can also experience Sawah Terrace overlooking the Ayung River and tropical forest. Experience the culinary essence of Ubud, highlighting the distinctive flavours of the archipelago. Amidst pool views and the mystical forest landscape of Ubud, The Library is an alluring gathering spot for English and Indonesian Afternoon tea, or simply savouring fresh juices, light fare, cocktails and spirits.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Ubud’s best restaurants, including a complimentary cocktails @ Kubu at Mandapa.
ADDRESS: Jl. Monkey Forest, Kabupaten Gianyar (Location Map)
BOOK A TABLE: +62 361 9084861
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 12pm – 11pm
Bali born Ketut brings his experience working in some of Melbourne’s best bars and love of local ingredients together to create a unique Ubud experience at Ibu Susu Bar & Kitchen.
Enjoy eclectic Pan-Asian share plates with friends like pork belly steamed buns, butterfish sashimi or Ketut’s Wicked Wings or if you’re craving something a little more filling, why not indulge in 8 hour Beef rendang, Smoked Barramundi or stir fried whole Gurami. A visit to Ibu Susu Bar & Kitchen wouldn’t be complete without trying one (or more!) of Ketut’s signature, seasonal cocktails.
The sister restaurant to Ibu Susu Bar & Kitchen, Kyoka Japanese Kitchen serves up a mouthwatering menu full of Kyoto homestyle and modern Japanese dishes to die for. Born out of a love for Japanese food and culture, each dish showcases favourites from a lifetime of Japanese travels. Don’t miss fan-favourites, the Nabeyaki Udon, Tonkotsu Ramen, Spicy Tuna Roll and Green Tea Soba Salad.
Co-owner and mixologist Ketut incorporates his passion for Japanese flavours into this well thought out cocktail list. You can find all 5 of the basic tastes covered whether you enjoy sweet, sour, bitter, salty or umami flavours there is something for everyone. Kyoka’s signature cocktails are served alongside a small but refined selection of Sake’s and Japanese whiskies.
CUISINE: Indonesian and International
ADDRESS: Jl. Raya Kedewatan, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571
BOOK A TABLE: +62 361 4792777
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 11am, 11.30am – 4pm, 6pm – 10pm
Sawah Terrace unveils a refreshed culinary experience under the guidance of Chef Bayu Retno Timur. Focusing on the rich flavours of Indonesian cuisine, this all-day-dining restaurant introduces a diverse menu that showcases the essence of the archipelago. Guests can savour steamed rice sourced from the local Jatiluwih rice terrace in Tabanan, which is a renowned UNESCO heritage site.
Sawah Terrace embraces traditional Indonesian dining, the menu highlighting regional specialties from across Indonesia. The slow-cooked beef cheek in coconut rendang curry from Sumatra and Javanese-style braised deep-fried duck are among the favourites. With its panoramic views of the Ayung River enjoy an elevated and awe-inspiring fine dining experience amidst nature’s splendour.
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Retreat to Folk Pool & Gardens to take a break from the hustle and bustle of busy Jalan Monkey Forest. Ubud’s first swim-up pool bar and twilight pool cinema is located right in the heart of town with private daybeds, teepees and decks lining the pool.
From vegetarian to grill options, the talented chefs also bake their sourdough bread in-house, best combined with one of their delicious fresh smoothies. A fan of their delicious cuisine? Join their weekly cooking class to learn the skills!
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Ubud’s best restaurants, including a complimentary main dish @ Folk Pool & Gardens.
Liap Liap, translating to the ‘crackling flame of charcoal embers’, embodies its name to a tee. Specialising in the combination of exotic grilling and smoking techniques, Liap Liap is rooted in culture and perfected with passion showcasing a unique menu sure to ignite the senses. Blending authentic flavours with modern culinary techniques, this modern Indonesian grill is not to be missed.
Head Chef Roy Qira crafts unique dishes with diverse flavours using only the freshest local produce from the archipelago available in markets and local surroundings. From succulent grilled meats to expertly smoked fish and veggies, its archipelago-inspired cuisine will take you on a culinary adventure that you won’t soon forget.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Ubud’s best restaurants, including a complimentary main dish @ Liap Liap.
We hope you enjoyed our curation of the best restaurants in Ubud.
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