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Best Date Night Restaurants in Canggu

Are you planning a special night out to ignite the romance with that special someone?

Staying in a fabulous private pool villa in Canggu? Wondering where to go for a romantic evening out? This blog is for you!

On a side note, hiring a personal chef should certainly be on your list of things to do while staying in a private holiday villa in Bali, but Canggu calls for going out! This buzzing beach town is home to tons of amazing restaurants and bars. Canggu will take you to eat, surf, play, dance and play. It is the hottest destination on the island of Bali right now, and these are the best date night restaurants in Canggu to ignite the romance:.

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Penny Lane Restaurant

Penny Lane is a gorgeous glass house cafe in Canggu with a unique look and atmosphere combining elements from the exotic Middle East with the class and sophistication of Paris. It’s a boho-chic cafe and restaurant with indoor palm trees, fountains and alternative art. A great place to go for cocktails and tapas, just what you need for a memorable date night in Canggu!

Penny Lane | Address: Jl. Munduk Catu No.9, Canggu, Bali ,Contact:+62 851-7442-7085 Opening hours: daily from 8 am – 12 am

JI Restaurant Bali

This beachfront restaurant in Canggu is one of the most romantic dining spots to be found in town. Featuring fabulous ocean and sunset views, amazing food, and a unique setting, JI Restaurant is tucked in a reconstructed 311-year-old temple with a terrace with 180-degree ocean views. Ji Restaurant Bali takes you on a journey to ancient Japan and China with an amazing collection of antiques and artwork, stunning ornate carvings and, of course, delicious Japanese cuisine. The ambience is most enchanting. You’ll just have to come and see for yourself. Bring your loved one, and don’t forget to make a reservation beforehand to get the best table with the most romantic view.

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Ji Restaurant is a lovely place to enjoy the vibe and excitement along Jl Batu Bolong with your partner. Photo Credit: Instagram Ji Restaurant


Ji Restaurant Bali | Jalan Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu Beach, Canggu, Bali | Contact: +62 811-3889-599 | Open daily from 12 pm – 11 pm

Mason Bali

Mason Bali is great for a date night! This hipster hot spot has nothing but good vibes going on! With splendid cocktails, great services and mouthwatering food, the night just can’t go wrong. What kind of food to expect? Delicious and healthy Mediterranean food. Mason dedicates itself to making everything by hand from scratch with local, sustainable ingredients, and this doesn’t just go for the food. Even the interiors have been carefully made by hand with local and sustainably sourced goods. Eat slow, enjoy the ambience and keep sipping cocktails because later in the evening, it is time to head toward The Back Room for an incredible after-party. Do make a reservation for dinner, because this place tends to get packed with beautiful people every evening and you want to be sure of a table, right!?

Mason Bali | Address: Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong No.39a, Canggu, Bali | Contact: +62 857-9250-5028 | Opening hours: every day from 12 pm – 12 am


Kong is a chic contemporary bistro in Canggu, perfect for an intimate evening out for two. This date-night restaurant is tucked in a colonial-style building located on the happening Jalan Pantai Berawa Beach Street in Canggu. Kong has a lovely sharing menu for love birds and friends, as well as carefully crafted main dishes prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Kong also has an expansive list of premium wines and amazingly delicious cocktails. Cheers to that!

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Kong in Berawa is a lovely, relaxed restaurant where you can ignite romance with delicious food and a great selection of wines. Photo Credit: Instagram Kong


Kong Bali, Address: Jl. Pantai Berawa No.14B, Canggu, Bali | Contact: +62 852-1668-8869 | Opening hours: every day from 4 pm – 12 am


Sababa is a charming Middle Eastern restaurant with an intimate and cosy setting, ideal for taking your loved one. Everything on the menu is meant to be shared, which makes for a perfect start to a romantic evening. Think delightful mezze plates with falafel, humus, kefta, shakshuka and Levantine grilled meats. Sababa has beautiful natural interiors located right on Jalan Pantai Berawa in the heart of Canggu.

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Why not go Middle Eastern for your romantic date night at Sababa? Photo Credit: Instagram Sababa


Sababa | Address: Jl. Pantai Berawa, Canggu, Bali | Contact: +62 811-3891-221 | Opening hours: every day from 11 am – 12 am

Casa Tua

Tucked in an authentic Javanese Joglo, Casa Tua (formally Dandelion) is a Canggu restaurant with a warm and relaxed atmosphere, taking you on a wonderful food journey. For traditional Indonesian cuisine, this is the place to take your loved one! You’ll be sitting in a lovely garden overlooking the rice fields. In the evening, you can enjoy the warm tropical air while dining by candlelight; it doesn’t get more romantic! Do keep some space for a traditional Indonesian dessert such as black rice pudding. Yum!

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Cocktails and fine Indonesian food… how perfect at Casa Tua for a memorable date night.


Casa Tua | Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong No.10, Canggu, Bali | Contact: +62 896-2296-5413 | Open every day from 11 am – 10 pm

The Sommelier

If you’re looking for a unique place to take your lover, check out the wine bar The Sommelier in Canggu. This top-rated hang-out spot in Canggu not only offers an extensive list of exclusive wines and champagnes but also has more for an unforgettable and very special evening out. Complimentary charcuterie, cheese and chocolate come with every bottle you order, and when you’re starting to get hungry, how about enjoying a delicious traditional European cheese fondue? You won’t find it anywhere else in Bali, and boy, it is delicious!

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The Sommelier is a real experience for an alternative Canggu date night. Photo Credit: The Sommelier @ Instagram


The Sommelier | Address: Jl. Tegal Sari Tegal Gundul No.12, Canggu, Bali | Contact: +62 812-2669-6206 | Opening hours: every day from 4 pm – 12 am

Looking for a place to stay in Canggu? Check out our gorgeous private pool villas in Canggu! We have many romantic holiday villas or family-friendly villas where you can take the kids and experience what it’s like to stay in a villa. And the best part is you can arrange nannies or babysitters to take care of the little ones so the two of you can get away for a few hours for the dreamy date night.

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About the author

Steven is a die-hard Bali island addict and committed surfie. When he's not writing or taking videos of the latest restaurants or cool places, he's at Echo Beach surfing or riding his scooter around Seminyak, Berawa or Canggu. Steve is part of the Bali Villa Escapes marketing team and has been living in and out of Bali for the last 15 years.