Bali is popular with honeymooners and couples, and offers a range of utterly romantic restaurants, ideal for those looking for somewhere to dine on a special occasion. Our local Balinese staff member has recommended the following restaurants to suit loved-up couples:
If you're planning a romantic dinner, the Ayana Resort is difficult to top. Arriving at your luxury villa decorated with Balinese treasures and dozens of candles, you'll be handed a flower garland by the friendly staff. Live performances by a folk band from North Sumatra provide pleasant entertainment while guests enjoy an elegant four-course menu.
|Rate||Rp.1,500,000 （21%）/1 person|
The resort area of Jimbaran is famous for its fresh seafood barbecues held right on the beach each evening. With your toes in the sand, you can enjoy the daily catch as the sun sets into the ocean.
|Rate||Rp.200,000 ～ Rp.400,000/person|
This well-established French restaurant, surrounded by rice fields in Kerobokan, could be mistaken for a fine Parisian bistro. Candlelit dinner is served under the trees in a romantic courtyard setting, where guests can choose from the impressive French/Mediterranean menu.
|Rate||Rp.300,000 ～ Rp.500,000/ 1 person|
This stylish Seminyak restaurant is located on the beachfront and is a popular choice for holidaymakers in the know. The busiest time is at sunset, when guests can pull up a chair, sip on a cocktail, and enjoy the resident DJ spinning relaxed beach club beats. The extensive menu includes French, Italian and Asian, and offers a wide choice of cocktails and wines too. Ku De Ta also hosts many large events and holds parties that almost always sell out.
|Serving Hours||8:00- 01:30|
|Rate||Rp.500,000 ～ Rp.700,000 / 1 person|
Another beachfront favorite in Seminyak is La Lucciola. Sunset again is the busiest time, so phoning ahead and making a reservation is recommended. Mediterranean cuisine can be enjoyed while taking in the view, with a gentle breeze coming off the ocean.
|Rate||Rp.500,000 ～ Rp.700,000/ 1 person|
|Booking||0361 730 838|
The private beach of Semara Luxury Villa Resort spans 180 m and boasts spectacular views overlooking the Indian Ocean. Finns Beach Club is the pride of Semara, and is recommended for couples looking for an uncrowded beach with amazing service. The multinational menu offers seafood and steaks, and tapas.
|Rate||Rp.400,000 ～ Rp.600,000/ 1 person|
This new Spanish restaurant located along the bypass in Sanur has a romantic ambiance and offers affordable, authentic Spanish cuisine. The menu includes tapas and paella dishes, naturally splashed down with a jug of sangria.
|Rate||Rp.250,000 ～ Rp.400,000|