Knowing the island’s foodie scene inside out, we share our favourite culinary hotspots in our latest dining guide to the Best Restaurants in Bali. From fine to fun dining in Seminyak’s coastal hotspots and hyped hipster eateries in boho Canggu neighbourhood, to some of Asia’s best restaurants in jungle town Ubud and world-class restaurants with stunning views in Uluwatu.
The Asia Collective’s ultimate guide to the Best Restaurants in Bali introduces the ultimate dining hotspots you cannot miss!
Join us on a whirlwind tour around Bali’s Best Restaurants with mesmerising interiors and unique menus making the island a culinary destination the rest of the world can only dream of! And the best part? We offer you exclusive dining privileges and perks!
THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN SEMINYAK
Experience the epitome of dining elegance at Da Maria. A creation from the renowned Mexicola Group, this Italian-styled Osteria seamlessly blends tradition with contemporary allure. From the vibrant Italian-inspired interiors to the meticulously crafted Neapolitan pizzas and warm welcome, each element speaks of passion.
The menu, an ode to Italy’s regional diversity, features delights like the Gnocchi Alla Partenopea, wood-fired pizza and a range of delectable antipasti. The extensive wine list spans global favourites from Australia to Europe, or try their twist on the classic Aperol Spritz, infused with olive. As the sun sets, Da Maria transforms into a lively hotspot, inviting guests to embrace the best of both worlds.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including two complimentary cocktails @ Da Maria.
Indulge in a culinary paradise at Breeze, the award-winning beachfront restaurant at The Samaya Seminyak. With a stunning view of Seminyak Beach, this is the perfect setting for sunset sessions accompanied by exceptional cocktails and wines. Whether you’re enjoying a business lunch, a romantic dinner, or a relaxing cocktail, Breeze’s modern and fresh ambiance creates an unforgettable occasion.
Delight in local and international cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and a romantic sunset dinner while savouring Breeze’s signature dish, “Megibung,” a seafood platter reflecting Balinese traditions. Don’t miss the Sundown Chillout promotion every Saturday, featuring free-flowing cocktails, canapes, and a live DJ, while enjoying the golden hour moment with a beach-view, making it one of Bali’s must-visit places.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 20% off the bill @ Breeze, Samaya.
Celebrating the source of plant-based cuisine, each meal at Tanaman is inspired by relationships with farmers, the community and the land. Each dish draws only from a bounty of plants, utilising the entire plant from root to fruit, expertly crafted using advanced culinary techniques and presented with vibrant and imaginative flair.
Paired with an equally thoughtful cocktail, each course is presented along with detailed storytelling as they explain not only the magical end result but the journey each element of the dish has taken along the way. The Chef’s Journey guided food and beverage experience is highly recommended, available Mon-Fri @ 7:30pm. Tanaman is one of the best restaurants in Bali, and vegan or not, this restaurant should be on your must-visit list.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 20% off the bill @ Tanaman.
Located in the trendy area of Seminyak, Spice Mantraa serves up authentic Indian cuisine in a relaxed and ambient atmosphere. An eclectic mix of dishes inspired from varying parts of India are presented in a way that is both playful and sophisticated. Indulge in the butter chicken, biryani, and vegetarian options like paneer tikka masala and chana masala – all the favourites!
Using fresh, high-quality ingredients and traditional cooking methods their chefs ensure every dish is bursting with flavour. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two or a group gathering with friends, Spice Mantraa is the perfect spot to experience the vibrant flavours of Indian cuisine.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 20% off the bill @ Spice Mantraa.
With sweeping views of the Indian Ocean and an ambient atmosphere, Ijen is the ideal spot for a delectable tropical-inspired meal or a carefully crafted sunset cocktail. Ijen proudly serves up fresh produce carefully selected from their local growing, farming and fishing community.
The daily catch is cooked over wood fire with your choice of flavour, complement this main with a range of creative side dishes and delectable dessert options, such as the burnt mango ice cream with tapioca and kaffir lime. Every detail at Ijen has been consciously designed and their dishes have been created with a minimal waste ethos.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 20% off the bill @ Ijen.
Kaum, which means “tribe” in Indonesian, serves up authentic local cuisine, with a menu that has been thoughtfully curated applying traditional indigenous cooking skills, methods and native ingredients, derived from extensive research across the archipelago.
Whether it be bamboo grilling, fermentation, slow cooking, caramelising, pit roasting, manual grinding, or skewer grilling, Kaum uses traditional cooking techniques to celebrate the best of Indonesian food. The dining space showcases Indonesian craftsmanship with genuine Torajan wood carvings, bespoke ceramic tableware and a long communal table, re-enforcing the traditional family-style dinner setting.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Bali’s best restaurants, including 20% off the bill @ Kaum.
Step into the world of culinary delight and immerse yourself in a gastronomic adventure at this hidden gem. From the moment you step through the doors, be transported to a world of passion and creativity, where every dish is a masterpiece. A fusion of Indonesian and global flavours, crafted with the freshest ingredients and presented with artistic flair.
The team of chefs at NOAA Social Dining are passionate and take great pride in reinventing traditional dishes using innovative techniques. The result is a sensory explosion that will take you on a journey of flavour and texture. With a cosy and intimate atmosphere and next-level cuisine, NOAA Social Dining is a must-visit on your Bali foodie bucket list!
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 20% off the bill @ Noah Social Dining.
Indulge in a kaleidoscope of flavours at Motel Mexicola, a culinary masterpiece that ranks among Bali’s finest restaurants. Situated in Seminyak and now also in Canggu, this vibrant venue tantalises taste buds with a spectrum of authentic Mexican dishes. From the sizzle of Birria De Res Tacos to the creamy delight of Quesadilla De Queso, every bite is an exploration of Mexico’s rich culinary heritage.
The renowned Margaritas (shaken or frozen!) and a range of refreshing tipples elevate your experience at Motel Mexicola. With a lively atmosphere and now two locations, be taken on a gastronomic journey that captures the essence of Mexico and Bali in a symphony of taste.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including complimentary cocktails @ Motel Mexicola.
CUISINE: Australian breakfast, Asian inspired tapas, Tacos and Mains
ADDRESS: Corner of Jalan Kayu Aya & Jalan Kayu Jati (enter the pink door at Bali Boat Shed)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 8am – 11pm
Located on the second level above the unmissable boutique store Bali Boat Shed is the latest masterstroke of the culinary minds behind Seminyak institution Sea Circus. With its striking tropical decor, incredible cocktails & delectable menu, Neon Palms cannot be missed on your Seminyak adventures!
Indulge in their signature Flatbread Tacos, Korean Spiced Chicken Strips and King Prawn Sushi Bowl for the ultimate Bali feast. Open for breakfast, lunch & dinner you can shop, wine and dine all under the same jungle-styled roof – don’t blame us if you go on a spending spree after a few cocktails!
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including complimentary burgers @ Neon Palms.
You can’t miss this rainbow coloured Seminyak institution with its quirky interiors and mouth-watering day-to-night food offerings. You’ll have a hard time choosing a menu favourite between its famous Acai Bowl, Fish Tacos and Margarita jugs as Sea Circus simply has one of the tastiest selections in town for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Bring the family for an addictive breakfast experience or stop by with your love for a non-pretentious feast under the glittering fairy lights.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including complimentary tacos @ Sea Circus.
One of Bali’s most mesmerising venues, created around a simple concept: to provide an exceptional dining experience within a unique setting. During the day, solar films and fabrics reflect the heat, yet welcome in light above the thriving indoor garden. Preaching sustainability, rainwater is captured and filtered into an in-house eco-friendly water system.
Merah Putih embraces the traditional flavours of Indonesian cuisine but with a modern twist. Each dish parades traditional spices and local produce from across the archipelago. At Merah Putih, the tradition of family-style sharing is encouraged so that each guest can indulge in a range of plates, enticing each person at the table to discover something new.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including two complimentary cocktails @ Merah Putih.
Nestled amidst the picturesque landscapes of Canggu and the busy streets of Seminyak, Santorini Greek Restaurant is a culinary haven that transports diners to the sun-drenched shores of the Mediterranean. Blending authentic Greek flavours, warm hospitality, and a charming ambiance, this little slice of Greece is a must-visit destination.
Be greeted by whitewashed walls adorned with blue accents, soft lighting, and rustic decor. The menu boasts classic favourites like moussaka, souvlaki, and spanakopita to fresh seafood options like grilled octopus and fresh snapper, each dish is prepared with care to bring out the true flavours of Greece.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including complimentary cocktails/wines @ Santorini Greek Restaurant.
Uma Garden, fundamentally rooted in the values of community and companionship, provides a platform where ingredients radiate in their unadulterated state, enlivened by the dancing flames. The captivating spectacle of open-fire cooking enhances the menu, featuring delectable dishes such as Pork Ribs BBQ, Australian Wagyu Striploin, and the freshly grilled Catch of The Day. The careful selection of wood, paired with thoughtfully chosen seasonings, imparts a palette of rich, smoky flavors. Dining within this tropical haven transcends the mere act of eating; it becomes the genesis of enduring memories, infused with shared laughter and captivating stories.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Seminyak, including 25% off the bill @ Uma Garden.
Discover one of the most iconic and insta-worthy destinations in Bali with a treehouse inspired look. Azul Beach Club boasts tropical beats, a breezy open-air restaurant, aesthetic interiors, the first tiki bar in Bali and a dazzling infinity pool overlooking the Indian Ocean, all in a vibing tropical atmosphere. The space is adorned with local art and splashed with chic turquoise hues, they also practice an eco-friendly ethos using locally sourced Bamboo in the 3-level treehouse. Azul Beach Club is famous for being one of the best sunset spots in Bali.
Be spoilt with a vast selection of dishes boasting fresh and fragrant Coastal and Asian flavours, alongside a bold and playful cocktail list. Whether it be dining, sundowner cocktails or a relaxing day spent snacking by the seaside – Azul Beach Club has something for everyone and is an island experience not to be missed.
THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN CANGGU
Experience an unparalleled theatrical dining spectacle in Canggu at Lila Brown, where ordinary is left behind, and every moment promises an adventure. This extraordinary venue brings together like-minded individuals to savor the exceptional. At Lila Brown, guests are not just welcomed; they are celebrated as integral parts of a captivating story. The goal is to craft unique narratives with each visit.
Embark on Sundays for Roźe, a romantic affair, Thursdays for Mayfair, a Hip Hop & RnB dinner party, Fridays for La Joïa, featuring a Parisian cabaret dinner and show, and Saturdays for The Saint & Sinner, a magical dinner experience. Immerse yourself in the enchanting realm of Lila Brown, where you’re not merely a guest but embraced as family.
Insider Tip: Unlock Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Canggu, including two free admissions on Fri & Sat and a complimentary pasta dish @ Lila Brown!
Indulge in the flavours of Mexico against the breathtaking backdrop of Bali’s south coast at Motel Mexicola Canggu. Born from the success of Seminyak’s iconic Motel Mexicola, be prepared to elevate your dining experience. With vibrant decor by Mexican designer Carlos Cole, the space pays homage to Mayan history with an edgy beachside charm.
Executive Chef Steven Skelly’s menu celebrates Mexico’s culinary treasures, spotlighting delectable tacos cooked on an eight-metre pibil which are iconic amongst Bali’s foodie scene. Pair these bold flavours with innovative drinks by Denny Bakiev, and you’re in for a sensory adventure, Motel Mexicola Canggu promises a fusion of Mexican vibrancy and Balinese allure.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including complimentary cocktails @ Motel Mexicola.
Nestled in the heart of Canggu, Bali, Miss Fish has swiftly established itself as the must-visit destination for the fashionable crowd, drawing a lively and enthusiastic crowd every night, except Mondays when it takes a well-deserved break. The restaurant has become a hub for fashion enthusiasts and trendsetters, making it a go-to spot for those seeking to see and be seen.
The fusion of Japanese culinary techniques with European and Latin American influences creates an exceptional and unforgettable dining experience that lingers in the hearts and minds of its patrons. The restaurant’s allure lies in its three distinct sections: The Omakase Bar offers an interactive dining experience, where skilled chefs showcase their artistry before the guests’ eyes. For those seeking intimacy, The Patio provides a serene setting for a delightful feast. And to end the evening on a high note, Miss Fish Lounge offers a selection of expertly crafted cocktails, an array of sake choices, and fine wines.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 15% off the bill @ Miss Fish!
Sa’Mesa presents a distinctive Italian dining affair in Canggu, drawing inspiration from the inviting warmth of “La Nonna Carmela,” a renowned Italian grandmother celebrated for extending dinner invitations to her entire community.
Hungry guests can savour approximately 18 mouthwatering dishes spanning diverse courses that accommodate various dietary preferences. These visual culinary delights are presented with artistic flair in a modern communal dining setting, where each dish takes center stage, fostering a shared appreciation for the slow-paced charm of Italian-style dining. And we especially love Sa’Mesa’s motto, “Arrive as strangers, depart as friends.”
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Zali is a chic and contemporary restaurant located in Bali, Indonesia. The restaurant offers a unique dining experience, blending traditional Lebanese flavours with modern culinary techniques to create a delicious and sophisticated menu. The menu features a range of dishes, including mezzeh (to share!), fresh flavoursome salads, grilled meat bowls and more – all prepared with the highest quality ingredients.
The restaurant also has a stylish bar area, serving a wide selection of signature cocktails, wine, and spirits to complement your meal. With its chic decor, comfortable seating, and attentive service, Zali is the perfect place to indulge in authentic Lebanese cuisine which has been made with love. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner, a fresh bite to eat or a casual lunch with friends, Zali is sure to exceed your expectations.
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ADDRESS: Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong No.39a, Canggu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 12pm – 12am
Mason Bali, an enchanting dining establishment nestled in the heart of Batu Bolong, specialises in the mastery of wood-fired cuisine, delivering an exquisite dining experience with Mediterranean-inspired flavours. This popular Canggu restaurant stands out through its unwavering dedication to creating every aspect from scratch, using traditional craftsmanship.
Taking inspiration from the timeless art of masonry, Mason extends its commitment from its culinary creations to its interior design, ensuring that every detail is meticulously handcrafted from the ground up. The menu at Mason proudly presents a diverse selection of mouthwatering dishes, all prepared with locally sourced, fresh ingredients. From fragrant satay skewers to sumptuous rendang curries and a delightful array of vibrant vegetarian options, the flavours on offer pay homage to Bali’s rich and diverse culinary heritage.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including two complimentary post-dinner cocktails @ Hawker Bar & Eatery – the courtyard behind Mason.
Embark on a delightful journey to the enchanting Greek islands at Santorini Greek Restaurant Canggu. Upon entering, you’ll be immediately captivated by the charm of whitewashed walls, blue accents, and a welcoming ambiance. Indulge in genuine Greek dishes like moussaka, souvlaki, and spanakopita, all meticulously prepared to capture the authentic flavors of Greece.
Santorini Greek Restaurant extends beyond Canggu, with a second location in Seminyak, offering you the opportunity to savor their exquisite Greek cuisine in two remarkable settings. Whether you prefer the relaxed atmosphere of Canggu or the vibrant streets of Seminyak, you’re in for a culinary adventure that will gratify your desire for genuine Greek tastes.
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ADDRESS: FINNS Beach Club, Pantai Berawa No.99, Canggu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 2pm – 12am
Immerse yourself into Bali’s genuine party dining spectacle at Monsoon, where you’re invited to embark on a global culinary journey, with a delectable array of six distinct cuisines, each thoughtfully perfected by experienced chefs for your enjoyment.
Monsoon’s menu encompasses the bold and fiery flavours of Mexico, the artful sushi creations of Japan, the aromatic spices of India, the sizzling tastes of Asia, and the heartwarming comfort food of Italy. Your taste buds are in for an high-energy party dining experience, enhanced with live entertainment.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Bali’s best restaurants, including two complimentary cocktails @ Monsoon.
ADDRESS: Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong No. 60, Canggu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 8am – 10am
More than just a contemporary Brazilian eatery and coffee house, Sunday Kitchen in Canggu is an exploration of unexpected culinary delights that resonate with the comforts of home. Situated in the vibrant heart of Canggu, this intimate restaurant beckons patrons to indulge in the genuine flavors of Brazilian-inspired cuisine, meticulously crafted with a harmonious fusion of imported tastes and locally sourced ingredients.
Beyond its tantalizing dishes, Sunday Kitchen stands as a haven for coffee aficionados, boasting a thoughtfully curated selection of specialty micro-batches sourced from some of the world’s top roasters. Immerse yourself in this culinary journey and be sure not to overlook their latest dessert sensation – the chocolate tart adorned with fresh berries and crowned with a luxurious layer of dark ganache. Sunday Kitchen: where modern Brazilian dining meets the warmth of home.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Bali’s best restaurants, including 20% off your bill @ Sunday Kitchen.
Known for its Middle East & East Mediterranean cuisine, Sababa offers a unique and flavorful dining experience. The menu features a variety of dishes, including grilled meats, fresh salads, and delicious dips and spreads, all made with the freshest ingredients.
The restaurant has a warm and inviting atmosphere, with comfortable seating and a relaxed vibe. Whether you’re looking for a romantic evening out or a casual meal with friends, Sababa is the perfect place to enjoy delicious food and good company.
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Embark on a revolutionary culinary journey at Mosto, a groundbreaking addition to Bali’s dining landscape. A new opening in the serene Berawa area, this establishment pioneers Bali’s first natural wine bar concept. Mosto seamlessly melds a relaxed, European-inspired ethos with an unfiltered approach to wining and dining.
Drawing from their wealth of expertise within the Mexicola Group, the team behind Mosto brings a wealth of industry experience. The menu celebrates seasonal sharing plates, carefully curated low-intervention wines, and inventive cocktails. As you immerse yourself in the thoughtfully designed space, savour a fusion of innovation and comfort that sets Mosto apart as a true Bali treasure.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Bali’s best restaurants, including two complimentary cocktails with any order @ Mosto.
ADDRESS: FINNS Beach Club, Pantai Berawa No.99, Canggu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 10am-12am
Nestled within the lively beachfront zone of FINNS Beach Club, St. Tropez boasts a captivating open-air atmosphere, evoking the elegance of the French Riviera. St. Tropez offers a lavish and extensive menu that pays homage to the rich traditions of Mediterranean cuisine. Their seafood platters, featuring the day’s freshest catches, orchestrate a symphony of delectable Mediterranean flavours.
Meticulously crafted cocktails and a thoughtfully curated wine selection, combined with live musical accompaniment, creates an uber-fun dining experience, whether you seek a leisurely long lunch or a lively dinner against the backdrop of a setting sun. Don’t miss their Seaside Affair long lunch every Sunday from 2pm – 7pm, with free flow food and drinks served both buffet style and ala carte.
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Embark on a journey through Indonesia’s culinary heritage at the Ulekan, nestled in Berawa’s bustling epicentre. Skillfully melding the archipelago’s myriad flavours with chic aesthetics, refreshing beverages and desserts, this is a must-visit dining destination in Bali.
This well-curated space boasts local and handmade ornate decorations and with an exceptional menu titled “Tastes from the Ulekan,” you’re invited to relish classic Indonesian dishes meant for sharing. Plus, don’t miss the chance to explore Ulekan Munduk, their second establishment that houses The Clove Bar offering a range of delectable cocktails.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including 20% off the food bill @ Ulekan.
Savour the zest of Italy at Luigi’s Hot Pizza, this vibrant eatery redefines pizza perfection. With a commitment to quality ingredients and wood-fired authenticity, each slice is a masterpiece. From the classic Margherita to iconic crowd favourites such as Pepperoni & Funghi, Luigi’s crafts culinary art.
The menu extends beyond pizza, embracing handcrafted pastas and tantalising snacks. The vibrant street-style open-air atmosphere and friendly service make Luigi’s a standout choice. From families to foodies, it’s a haven of flavour and energy that invites you in for a day or night to remember.
Book a table at Luigi’s Hot Pizza Bali here, one of Bali’s best restaurants.
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Nestled along the pristine shores of Pererenan Beach, this haven boasts an exquisite fusion of cuisine with a backdrop of the vast Indian Ocean. Discover Bali’s First-Ever Dry-Aged Yellowfin Tuna exclusively at Hippie Fish, introducing an innovative concept to the island’s culinary scene. Indulge in a 15-day dry-aged tuna steak, thick, soft, and bursting with juicy flavor—a perfect addition to seaside dining with loved ones. Unlike dry-aged steak, where the process enhances flavor and texture, dry-aging fish aims to elevate freshness.
Timing your visit for sunset ensures the best view, with the option to stay for dinner and savor the Dry-Aged Yellowfin Tuna. Don’t miss pairing it with delightful tiramisu for the perfect treat. The rooftop bar is a cocktail connoisseur’s heaven, favourites include the Spritz Aperol or the signature Italian Paloma, the perfect accompaniment to a Pererenan sunset. Venture to the second-floor restaurant, a fully air-conditioned space offering panoramic beach vistas. If you’re planning a New Year’s Eve celebration, Hippie Fish’s rooftop offers an ultimate fireworks view, or arrive earlier for a stunning sunset experience.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges on the best restaurants in Bali, including 25% off the bill @ Hippie Fish!
ADDRESS: Jl. Pantai Pererenan No.84, Pererenan (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 4pm-12am
Bar Vera, located within the boutique hotel Further in Pererenan, offers a unique dining experience with a focus on French culinary techniques and a diverse European drinks menu. With a vision inspired by new-generation Parisian wine bars and bistros, the restaurant aims to create a lively and sociable atmosphere where friends can congregate to enjoy food and drinks.
The cuisine at Bar Vera combines traditional French cooking methods with locally sourced ingredients, resulting in a fusion of flavours. Additionally, their drinks menu showcases European drinking traditions, featuring a wide range of options from aperitifs to creme caffes, with a strong emphasis on the diversity of European wines.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for the best restaurants in Bali, including two complimentary cocktails @ Bar Vera.
Created by a collective of nine visionary friends, Santanera soars to three stories high, seamlessly blending modern aesthetics with the charm of the Old World. It tells a captivating story of culinary fusion, where Latin American tastes, European influences, and the finest locally-sourced ingredients come together in a remarkable showcase of gastronomic creativity.
At the core of Santanera’s culinary narrative, a spotlight is cast on organic, farm-to-table produce. Every aspect has been painstakingly perfected to craft contemporary dishes meant for sharing and relishing. The menu unfolds like a lively canvas of diverse flavors, while the wine cellar showcases an extraordinary selection designed for the adventurous palate.
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THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN UBUD
CUISINE: French Cuisine with local flavours
ADDRESS: Jalan Raya Sanggingan, Kedewatan, Ubud (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 5:30pm – 12:30am
Indulge in an unforgettable dining experience at Mozaic, one of the world’s premier restaurants. Chefs Chris Salans and Blake Thornley will captivate your palate with a fusion of European haute cuisine and the tantalising flavors of Indonesia. Mozaic caters to all preferences, serving lunch, dinner, and late-night drinks from 12 pm until 1 am.
Mozaic offers three distinct dining options to cater to your desires. The Dining Room, renowned for its award-winning tasting menus and expert wine pairings, guarantees an exceptional culinary journey. The Chef’s Table provides an interactive experience with live cooking by the talented chefs themselves. The newly opened Tasting Rooms boast an exquisite à la carte selection of luxurious ingredients, accompanied by a wide range of fine wines and seasonal cocktails. Mozaic stands as the only restaurant in Indonesia to be a member of Les Grandes Tables du Monde—an association exclusively composed of Michelin-starred establishments.
Insider Tip: Shop Hungry in Bali 2023/2024 to receive exclusive dining privileges for Bali’s best restaurants, including two complimentary cocktails @ Mozaic.
CUISINE: Fine-Dining Degustation
ADDRESS: Br. Nagi, Jl. Lanyahan, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
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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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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CUISINE: Healthy & Mediterranean
ADDRESS: Jl. Sriwedari No.58, Tegalantang, Ubud (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 10pm
Melali Restaurant is located in the heart of Ubud, boasting a prime street-front position. Experience a unique dining experience that celebrates the island’s vibrant culinary culture and exotic fresh produce. The restaurant’s decor is modern and stylish, with a relaxed outdoor terrace offering breathtaking views of its surroundings.
Melali specialises in Indonesian and Asian cuisine, serving up a range of delicious dishes inspired by local ingredients and flavours. From aromatic curries to fresh seafood and succulent grilled meats, every dish is carefully crafted to offer a truly authentic taste of Bali. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two or a fun evening with friends, Melali Restaurant is one of the best restaurants you’ll visit in Bali.
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CUISINE: Indonesian & International
ADDRESS: Br. Nagi, Jl. Lanyahan, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: 7am – 10pm daily
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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Donna restaurant is one of the best restaurants in Bali, offering a unique and memorable dining experience. The restaurant features a menu that celebrates the best of local and international cuisine, using only the freshest ingredients sourced from local markets and sustainable farms. From hand-crafted pasta dishes to juicy grilled meats and crisp salads, there is something for every palate on the menu.
The restaurant also has a well-stocked bar, serving a wide selection of wines, cocktails, and other beverages to complement your meal. The decor at Donna is elegant and sophisticated, with warm lighting and comfortable seating, creating a relaxing atmosphere in which to enjoy your meal. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner or a casual lunch with friends, Donna is sure to exceed your expectations as one of the best restaurants in Bali.
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Sakti Dining Room™ at Fivelements retreat Bali is the epitome of exceptional dining in Bali. Set against the tranquil Ayung River and framed by lush tropical gardens in Ubud, this dining haven redefines plant-based cuisine. The menu, an ode to culinary innovation, features exquisite dishes like the Fivelements Superfood Salad and the vibrant Watermelon Gazpacho.
Their commitment to sustainability extends to its comprehensive selection of organic elixirs and revitalising herbal tonics. Dine amidst serene koi ponds, serenaded by the gentle river, immersing yourself in a sensory journey of love and passion. Sakti Dining Room™ is a must-visit destination where nature and gastronomy unite in perfect harmony.
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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.
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CUISINE: Seasonal earth-to-table dining experience
ADDRESS: Bisma Eight Hotel, Jalan Bisma, Ubud (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Daily, 7am – 11pm
Enjoy the jungle breeze at Ubud’s one and only rooftop restaurant. Copper Kitchen is known for its seasonal cuisine which thoughtfully features authentic and natural dining options with a generous amount of produce coming from their own earth-friendly farm down the road, Bali’s regional pastures, oceans and forests. End the day with a sunset cocktail from their extensive menu combining exotic ingredients with refined techniques.
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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!
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Rooted in culture and perfected with passion, Liap Liap, means ‘crackling flame of charcoal embers’ in Indonesian. The grill-house truly lives up to its name, transforming traditional Indonesian cuisine with exotic grilling and smoking techniques. Chef Roy Qira, who heads the kitchen, sources the freshest local produce from the archipelago to create dishes that are bursting with bold flavours.
On the menu discover succulent grilled meats, expertly smoked fish and flavoursome vegetables. Every dish at Liap Liap is a work of art that is sure to ignite your senses. With a unique approach to traditional cuisine and a commitment to delectable fare, Liap Liap is a must-visit hot-spot amongst the culinary scene of Ubud.
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THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN ULUWATU
CUISINE: Modern Gastronomy
ADDRESS: The Edge, Jalan Pura Goa Lempeh, Uluwatu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Tue – Sun; Lunch 12:30pm-2:30pm & Dinner 5:30pm & 9:00pm seatings
Discover The Cave, an extraordinary subterranean restaurant meticulously crafted by Chef Ryan Clift, catering to 22 guests and presenting an enticing choice between a delectable 7-course or an indulgent 10-course modern gastronomic menu, enhanced by optional wine and cocktail pairings.
This exceptional dining venture unfolds within a breathtaking natural cave, unveiled during the construction of a new villa back in 2013. The remarkable natural treasure was carefully preserved, and now The Cave beckons guests in search of a unique dining odyssey within its captivating setting, adorned with stalactites and crescent-shaped formations.
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The long-awaited Mason on the Bukit Peninsula has finally opened its doors as the sibling restaurant to the beloved Canggu favourite, Mason. This new establishment upholds the original Mason’s casual dining charm but adds a touch of modernity with an open kitchen that enhances the Mediterranean ambiance.
Uluwatu, renowned for its beauty and serenity, is quickly gaining recognition in the F&B scene. Mason’s menu, masterminded by Group Executive Chef Ben Cross, offers a delightful array of dishes, including Lamb Kleftiko and Seared Swordfish, as well as their signature wood-fired bread and delectable desserts. The carefully curated drink selection features fine wines, local and imported beers, and Mason’s distinct cocktail creations.
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Welcome to Gooseberry, a culinary gem above Bingin Beach! Nestled amidst lush rice paddies and swaying palms, this enchanting restaurant offers an unforgettable dining experience. With its chic decor and relaxed ambiance, Gooseberry is a haven for food enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.
Indulge in an array of delectable dishes, crafted with the freshest local ingredients. Whether you fancy a glass of bubbles paired with the French omelette souffle for brunch, or a mouthwatering prime aged steak for dinner, every bite will transport you to gastronomic paradise.
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ADDRESS: Alila Villas Uluwatu Restaurant Jl. Belimbing Sari Banjar Pecatu Uluwatu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: 11am – 11pm daily
The Warung at Alila is a charming and authentic restaurant located cliff-side in Uluwatu. It offers a true taste of traditional Balinese cuisine, served in a warm and inviting atmosphere. The menu features a variety of dishes made from locally-sourced ingredients, including classic recipes passed down from generations of local families.
Diners can expect to enjoy dishes such as nasi goreng (fried rice), sate lilit (spiced minced fish skewers), and bebek betutu (slow-roasted duck), all prepared with care and served with a smile. The restaurant’s outdoor seating area offers beautiful views of the ocean, making it the perfect place to relax and enjoy a delicious meal in a serene and peaceful setting. Inspired by traditional food stalls, The Warung at Alila is a sought-after destination for those seeking authentic flavours of Balinese cuisine.
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Say hello to Uluwatu’s first Supper Club, where the music is loud, the dance floor is hot and the party vibes are electric. Experience a night ablaze with laughter, dancing, and pure celebration at Tabu Supper Club, a vibrant new party venue that is a welcome addition to Uluwatu’s party scene. A combination of Mexican spirit and Japanese elegance… after guests dine, they dance!
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ADDRESS: Inside Alila Villas Uluwatu, Jl. Belimbing Sari Uluwatu (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: 7am – 11pm daily
Cire is a contemporary fine-dining restaurant located Uluwatu, offering a unique and sophisticated dining experience. It features a Mediterranean menu that combines traditional ingredients and techniques with modern, innovative cooking methods. The restaurant’s menu showcases the best of local and seasonal produce, with a focus on fresh flavours and elevated presentation.
Guests can enjoy a variety of dishes, from delicate seafood to perfectly grilled meats, all paired with a carefully curated selection of wines and cocktails. The stylish and elegant interior of the restaurant is designed to provide a relaxing and intimate seaside atmosphere, making it the perfect choice for a special occasion. We recommend the Lobster Brunch on Sundays, showcasing delicious cocktails and fresh seafood by the sea.
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Rooted in Bondi, Australia, The Loft has expanded its charm to Canggu and Uluwatu, showcasing a fusion of Bondi and Bali’s renowned culinary scenes. This trendy hotspot offers more than just a meal; it’s an aesthetic experience with fairy floss hues, high ceilings, and Scandinavian interiors – perfect for your next Instagram moment.
As day turns to night, The Loft transforms into a romantic haven. Explore their menu featuring homemade pasta, pizzas, and crafty cocktails. Must-tries include the Margarita or the Canggu Mule with a healthy twist. Beyond savory delights, The Loft is celebrated for serving the best açaí on the island – whether you’re craving a post-surf coconut, boosting your caffeine levels during work, sipping on a vibrant smoothie, indulging in a delectable dessert, or relishing in one of the island’s most delicious meals, The Loft makes you feel at home.
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BEST RESTAURANTS IN JIMBARAN
ADDRESS: Jalan Karang Mas Sejahtera 1A, Jimbaran (Location Map)
OPENING HOURS: Wednesday – Sunday, 12 – 10pm, Monday – Tuesday, Closed
INSTAGRAM: @rumaribali / @raffles_bali
Explore the distinct flavours of Bali on an epicurean journey at the iconic Raffles Bali. Located at the highest point of the resort, Rumari restaurant is surrounded by gentle winds and magnificent views. And while its romantic views and decor are both reasons to frequent Rumari, the star of the show is the restaurant’s exquisite Indonesian cuisine served in contemporary style.
Chef Gaetan and Chef Agung put their own spin on some of Indonesia’s most popular dishes, such as luscious Beef Rendang, Minang style 48 hours slow cooked Tokusen wagyu short ribs, coconut milk, coal cassava and sambal ijo coulis and the beautifully balanced sweet and sour flavors of Rujak Scallop, Pan seared Maluku scallop, Jicama, Kaviari Oscietra Caviar Seasonal Balinese fruits, Tamarind dressing and cucumber sorbet, making Rumari one of the best Indonesian restaurants in Bali.
Balique Restaurant is an original eatery located in the peaceful fishing village of Jimbaran in Southern Bali. Guests are invited to step back in time into stunning surroundings, creating a perfect spot if you’re looking for an unforgettable & unique dining experience in Bali where the cocktails are bold, and the menu is incredibly delightful and fresh.
The traditional seaside village and Balique Restaurant complement each other harmoniously, as Balique pays homage to all the best flavours from the Indonesian islands and beyond, serving up traditional dishes such as Nasi Campur, Beef Rendang, and Rijsttafel. However, its impressive menu allows guests to discover even more of Indonesia’s unique and exquisite cuisine, guaranteeing you’ll be leaving with new favourites.
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