Best Restaurants in Seminyak

If your coming to Bali and want to experience some of Seminyak’s fabulous high-end dining cuisine then you are going to be spoiled for choice.

Seminyak’s dining options are endless and the list seems to keep on growing every year with celebrity chefs and well-known restaurant operators setting up shop in the famous “Eat Street’ area.

No expense has been spared in the setup and fit-out of these fine dining establishments and the ‘wow factor’ as soon as you enter some of these places is breathtaking. Because of the scale and number of restaurants in Seminyak we thought we would list our top taste bud tantalising foodies heaven restaurants that you simply must visit.

Go on and enjoy!

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1. Nook

If your looking for those magical rice field views while dining on some sumptuous Indonesian cuisine then Nook is the place to go. It’s located less than 1 km from the very trendy Petitenget area of Seminyak and is easily accessible if you get a taxi. You can be there in less than 10 min – obviously depending on the traffic. Nook is open 7 days for breakfast, lunch and dinner and the time to be there is at sunset time to enjoy what has to be one of the best sunsets in Bali. This is a family-friendly restaurant with burgers and pasta served as well. Just imagine dining under the stars right on the rice fields? This is what coming to Bali is all about and it’s worth coming here just for the experience alone.

Visit Nook – Jl. Umalas I No.3, Kerobokan Phone: +62 361 8475625

2. Sardine

This is one of Seminyak’s most well known high-end restaurants and with rice field views and a to die for ambience, it’s no wonder tourists from all over Bali flock here to sample Indonesian and western delights at Sardine. The food is totally organic and served fresh from the local farm. Centrally located in Petitenget / Seminyak you should really put this venue high on your dining list. Again, like most of these special restaurants in Bali, you are going to get those fantastic rice field views while sipping on a cocktail or sampling the best nasi goreng in the world.

Visit Sardine BaliJl. Petitenget No.21, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 811-3978-333

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Enjoy hi-end dining with gorgeous rice field views in the heart of Seminyak at Sardine. Photo Credit: sardinebali @ Instagram

3. Mama San

No list of top restaurants would be complete without the inclusion of one of Bali’s most well known and frequented restaurants. Book well ahead as this place is full most days. Located at the top of Seminyak just before Sunset Rd you will soon see why people come here time and time again. Mama San is a relatively new restaurant and has quickly gained a solid reputation for Asian fusion-inspired cuisine. Make sure you try the dumplings as these are simply divine. The décor as you can imagine is decked out on 1930’s style Chinese furniture and artwork and the place is absolutely buzzing. You will be surprised to know that it’s actually really good value and less expensive than other restaurants of this calibre. So if you’re craving some Chinese food in Bali make sure you head over to Mama San. After dinner have a stroll around the area as it’s right at the beginning of the main shopping strip running down from Seminyak to Oberoi.

Visit Mama San BaliJl. Raya Kerobokan No.135, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 818-0612-6700

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Enjoy the most amazing Asian cuisine at Mama San in Seminyak. Photo Credit: thejourneyjournals @ Instagram

4. Sarong

In the heart of the trendy area of the Petitenget area, Sarong has a reputation of serving huge portions of Asian and Indonesian dishes with a dash of Indian cuisine. There is something for all pallets at Sarong and patrons can enjoy the humming ambience of Petitenget while dining on some of the tastiest dishes in all of Bali. The dishes come here very spicy so make sure you ask your waiter to dial down the chillis. Sarong is super popular and is considered one of the finest high-end dining establishments in Seminyak.

Visit Sarong in SeminyakJl. Petitenget No.19x, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 812-3634-3386

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Enjoy high-end dining & fabulous Indian, Western & Indonesian cuisine at Sarong in Petitenget. Photo Credit: sarongrestaurant @ Instagram

5. Biku

In the heart of Eat St, Biku is an eclectic restaurant that serves high tea as well. Serving Indonesian and comforting home-style western food this place is busy most of the time so you will have to make a reservation. The ambience is traditional Balinese as the place is built in a Javanese style joglo. There are tables inside and outside but once you’re seated you will notice the eclectic interiors.

This is a great place to take the whole family and seems to be somewhat less pretentious than many restaurants in its niche. Portions are large and the kids can have burgers and pizza while the adults can choose from an extensive menu. This is the type of restaurant where you want to come back for a second time – it’s really worth it.

Visit Biku in SeminyakJalan Petitenget No.888 Seminyak. Phone: +62 851-0057-0888

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Take the kids for a treat and have high tea at Biku. Photo Credit: hon3ys @ Instagram

6. La Lucciola.

This is a Seminyak institution and being on the beach makes it one of the most popular high-end dining options in Bali. Whenever you utter the words La Lucciola most people have the same response:’ you will have a fabulous meal’. It’s a sophisticated place where you want to spend the whole evening. Start here at sunset to enjoy the views then settle in for a meal of homemade pasta, risotto, and oven-baked fish.

You have to enter La Lucciola through the Petitenget temple so this sets the scene for a dramatic entry. You will be eating while listening to the surf in a gorgeous double-storey pavilion with a tropical Balinese Alang Alang style roof. This is an experience worth doing, if just for a couple of sunset cocktails. But take our word for it, you will love the pasta and garlic bread.

Visit La Lucciola Seminyak – Pantai Petitenget, Jalan Kayu Aya, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 361 730838


This is one of the best Italian restaurants in Seminyak and if your mouth is already watering at the thought of delicious kinds of pasta, salads and wines eaten in the trendy area of Oberois famous ‘ Eat St’ then head over here. There is an indoor dining area with an outdoor garden patio setting which is ideal if you’re looking for a romantic night out. The menu here is extensive and prices are kept low –so go on and enjoy this little gem!

Visit Ultimo Italian – Jl. Kayu Aya No.104X, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 361 738720

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Ultimo is a family-friendly restaurant on Eat Street where you can enjoy Italian food in a casual atmosphere. Photo Credit: ultimobaliofficial @ Instagram

8. Ryoshi

Are you in the mood for sushi & sashimi combined with an amazingly good local Jazz band that rocks your evening until midnight strikes? Head over to Ryoshi House of Jazz on a Monday evening. Do make a reservation upstairs for a Japanese table in front of the stage and prepare to get blown away. The food is great and priced really well. All fresh and healthy and non-GMO soybeans.

Visit ​Ryoshi​ – ​Jl. Raya Seminyak No.17, Seminyak

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In the heart of Seminyak, Ryoshi is one of the most popular Japanese restaurants in Bali. Photo Credit: ryoshibali @ Instagram

9. Ginger Moon

Gorgeous interiors, professionally-trained staff and a delightful menu curated by head chef Dean Keddell, Ginger Moon is a dining venue not to be missed located on the famous Eat Street in Oberoi Seminyak. The cuisine is Asian fusion and there are fabulous sharing menus if you like to try a little bit of everything.

Visit Ginger Moon​ – Jl. Kayu Aya No. 7 Seminyak Kuta, Kerobokan

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One of the most popular restaurants on Eat Street in Seminyak, Ginger Moon is a must-try. Photo Credit: rusty8464 @ Instagram

10. Metis

In for stunning views, romance and delicious French haute-cuisine? Metis is where to go. This famous restaurant, lounge and art gallery sits on the corner of where Petitenget Street begins right next to Rob Peetoom Spa and it is a must-visit on a special evening out with someone you love. Metis boasts rice fields and garden views, there are indoor and outdoor tables and they have a grand wine collection to choose from. Munch of French Mediterranean cuisine by head chef Nicolas ‘Doudou’ Tourneville and executive chef Dove Sudarsana or come in for a lovely afternoon tea.

Visit ​Metis Bali​ – ​Jl. Petitenget No.6, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 361 4737888

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Looking to dine at a fabulous Seminyak restaurant then Metis is one of those must ‘ go to’ places. Photo Credit: metis_bali @ Instagram

11. Revolver Espresso

Not just a fabulous coffee hot spot on Kayu Aya Street but also a lovely place to sit down for a delicious meal. Any hour of the day is a good time to head over to Revolver Espresso! This charming espresso bar is hidden away from the main street in a little passage off Kayu Aya but anyone who has been to Seminyak before has tracked this place down already – it’s quite a famous cafe for good reasons! You can sit outside or inside, upstairs or downstairs, waiting for your coffee to be brewed and your food to be prepared freshly. There’s an all-day breakfast menu or you can go for a patty burger or salad. Portions are good and the prices are affordable. We also love the Revolver Espresso Martini!

Visit ​Revolver Espresso​ – Jalan Kayu Aya No. Gang 51, Seminyak Phone: +62 851-0088-4968

12. The Bistrot

Located right on the buzzing Jalan Kayu Aya ‘Eat Street’, The Bistrot is a vintage restaurant, cafe and lounge is a great place to beat the heat and immerse yourself in a world of pure delicacy and indulgence. Retro, industrial and air-conditioned, The Bistrot is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It’s a fabulous place to take your loved one for a romantic evening out, too!

Visit The BIstrot – Jl. Kayu Aya No.117, Seminyak Phone: +62 361 738308

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Enjoy cocktails, fine dining & kids food in the heart of Eat Street, Seminyak at the Bistrot: Photo Credit: thebistrotbali @ The Bistrot

13. Motel Mexicola

Not only a place to go for fantastic cocktails and unforgettable evenings out but also a place to come in for a dining fiesta, the super colourful and Instagrammable Motel Mexicola Restaurant features a gorgeous design and outstanding Mexican cuisine. Motel Mexicola is located in the heart of Oberoi, just metres from the beach and Jalan Kayu Aya. You just can’t miss it with its bright colours, the feel-good music and happy crowds coming in all day and night.

Visit ​Motel Mexicola​ – ​Jl. Kayu Jati No.9X, Kerobokan – Phone: +62 361 736688

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14. Kim Soo

Kim Soo is a fabulous place to come in for lunch, coffee and shopping! Yep – all in 1! All ladies will love this place as all the eating and shopping you’ll be doing are guilt-free. Organic salads and juices, sandwiches and fruit bowls. Handmade textiles, throws, linen clothing and homeware wanna haves, don’t miss this cafe on the corner of where Jalan Raya Seminyak begins.

Visit ​Kim Soo​ – ​Jl. Kayu Aya No.21, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 822-4713-0122

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Enjoy tasty food as you shop for homewares at the incredibly popular Kim Soo in Seminyak. Photo Credit: happytummy66 @ Instagram

15. Corner House

More famous for its coffee than anything else, Corner House is a favourite hang-out spot among tourists and ex-pats staying in Seminyak. Sitting on the corner of where Oberoi Road begins, it’s not only the coffee that is great here but also the food! There are plenty of beautiful villas located within short walking distance of cornerhouse so do pop by for a scrumptious brunch, lunch or dinner. The pizza is pretty great as well and they serve cold beers, too!

Visit ​Corner House​ – ​Jl. Kayu Aya No. 10 A, Kerobokan, Seminyak. Phone: +​62 361 730276

16. Sisterfields

Ask any Aussie holidaying in Seminyak, they’ll tell you to go to Sisterfields! This trendy brunch cafe is always busy for good reasons: great food, super yummy smoothie, excellent coffee and nothing but good vibes. You’ll find Sisterfields right across Seminyak Village in the chicest part of town. It’s got a very buzzy vibe with great food, reasonable prices and the best part is the central location.

Visit ​Sisterfields​ – ​Jl. Kayu Cendana No.7, Seminyak. Phone: +62 811-3860-507

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Breakfast, lunch or dinner; Sisterfields is a must-visit restaurant. Great food, great vibe and yummy food. Photo Credit: sisterfields @ Instagram

17. Bikini Restaurant

Bikini is serious about food and style! At this Seminyak Restaurant, you can experience new ways of fine dining. This Miami-inspired dining venue is brought to you by the people behind Sisterfields, BO$$man and Expat. Roasters features a bold and chic interior design. With sexy cocktails and an innovative menu, this place is great for a date night!

NOTE as of 6th Jan 2022 – Bikini restaurant is closed.

Visit ​Bikini Restaurant​ – ​Jalan Kayu Cendana Seminyak

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Very hip & happening Bikini restaurant in Seminyak is a real treat and serves fab cocktails. Photo Credit: amandabuckley01 @ Instagram

18. Warung Italia

In for an affordable family meal with the family? Surely you and the kids are in for a pizza night! Head over to Warung Italia located on Jalan Kunti in the centre of Seminyak. This popular restaurant has been around for ages, serving family-sized pizzas as well as pasta, salads and more. They even have a pasta bar where you can design your own plate with a little bit of everything you like. There is a smokers area and a non-smokers area and the staff is very friendly.

Visit Warung Italia – Jalan Kunti I No.2, Seminyak. Phone: +62 (0) 361-737437

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Enjoy pizza, pasta at Warung Italia or have it delivered to your villa & chill out watching Netflix!! Photo Credit: mya.journey@ Instagram

19. Made’s Warung

Combine traditional Indonesian food with enchanting dance performances, at Made’s Warung on Jalan Raya Seminyak, there are performances going on every night of the week. Beautiful traditional costumes, Balinese dance and music, dinner at this beloved family restaurant promises to be a feast for all of your senses. Made’s Warung has been around since 1969 and on the menu, you’ll find authentic Indonesian home cooking as well as Western options for kids.

Visit ​Made’s Warung​ – ​Jl. Raya Seminyak, Seminyak. Phone: +62 361 732130

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Enjoy great Indonesian food while you watch a traditional Balinese Legong dance at Mades Warung in Seminyak. Photo Credit: madeswarung @ Instagram

20. LacaLaca Cantina Mexicana

This cheerful and colourful Mexican restaurant sits right on the corner where Eat Street begins and Drupadi Street ends. You’ll be welcomed with a big smile by Putu Carlos who will find you the perfect table in the open air. How about a Jalapeno-infused tequila or a jug of homemade sangria to share with friends before the food feast starts? LacaLaca Cantina Mexicana is great for groups of happy holidayers in the mood for burritos and Mexican cocktails. It’s also a great family restaurant with special kids’ evenings where your little ones eat for free.

Visit LacaLaca Cantina Mexicana – Jl. Drupadi No.1, Seminyak. Phone: +62 822-4731-2218

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Tequila, tacos & loads of fun at Lalalaca Mexican in Seminyak. Photo Credit: balithisweek @ Instagram

21. Kynd Community

Going vegan? You can’t miss out on the delicious plant-based creations at Kynd Community. This cafe is located on the buzzing Petitenget Street and it is a hot spot for Instagrammers as the interior design is original, fun and colourful with wall paintings and all. From giant smoothie and salad bowls to Balinese Big Macs, all fresh, healthy and vegan – it’s an experience even non-vegans will love.

Visit ​Kynd Community​ – Jalan Petitenget No.12 Kerobokan Kelod, Seminyak. Phone: +62 859-3112-0209

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Enjoy AMAZING vegan food at Kynd Community in Seminyak – everyone goes here!! Photo Credit: kyndcommunity @ Instagram

22. Monsieur Spoon

From home-baked French croissants to parties & coffee, a delicious Croque Monsieur, soups, quiches or chicken cordon bleu, this artisan bakery and restaurant satisfies all your cravings. No matter where you’re staying in Seminyak, there is one cafe located across Seminyak Square in Oberoi and another one across from Metis in Petitenget, featuring a lovely garden with rice field views. Breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner – it’s all amazingly good at Monsieur Spoon Seminyak!

Visit ​Monsieur Spoon​ Oberoi – Jl. Kayu Cendana Oberoi No.2, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 878-6280-8859
Visit ​Monsieur Spoon​ in Petitenget St No.112-A, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 878-6280-8859

23. Da Maria

Hip, happening and trendy, Da Maria is a fabulous Italian restaurant and nightlife spot in Petitenget Seminyak. This Seminyak restaurant features a gorgeous architectural design and striking interiors. There is an open kitchen where the pizzas are baked on the spot and your pasta is created by hand. Da Maria combines refined Italian food with wine, music, art and fashion. They have frequent events going on with international DJs coming in to get the party starting. Da Maria might be the best Italian restaurant on the island and it most certainly is the trendiest one.

Visit ​Da Maria​ – Jl. Petitenget No.170, Kerobokan. Phone: +62 361 9348523

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Pasta, pizza and fun times at Da Maria in Petitenget, Seminyak. Take the family or come with your mates!! Photo Credit: lil_carmenlee @ Instagram

24. Ling-Ling’s

Ling-Ling’s Seminyak is a great place to gather with friends, munching on Asian sharing tapas and sipping tropical drinks before exploring Seminyak’s nightlife later on in the evening. This dining spot serves outstanding Asian fusion food such as Korean Chicken, Japanese Teriyaki and more. We also love the innovative cocktails and the ambience that is unique in the Seminyak Dining Scene.

Visit ​Ling-Ling’s Bali​ – Jl. Petitenget No.43B, Kerobokan . Phone: +62 819-1641-7867

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Great food. the chilled ambience and a great hang for the family at Ling Ling’s. Photo Credit: Ling Lings website


Most of these restaurants are seriously very busy so we advise you to get your hotel concierge or if you happen to be staying in a luxury Bali villa speak with your manager to make a booking for you as soon as you arrive. Do not do it on the day.

About the author

Steven Waldberg - founder of Bali Villa EscapesSteven is one of our travel bloggers and part of the Bali Villa Escapes marketing team. He loves Seminyak and all the fabulous cafes, cool bars and eateries and is always on the lookout for the next best restaurant. You can view Steven’s YouTube channel which he constantly updates with amazing new places.