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Written by Junanto Xu
Co-written by Jia En Toh, Kristyna Schonova, Cisca Lim, Beverley Lennon and Nadia Crowe
Edited by Beverley Lennon

Is your dating anniversary coming real soon? Is being romantic the bane of your life? Pampering your loved one with a special dinner date might sound simple enough, but we all know how much effort and pain (cough$$$cough) goes into it.

Well, if you happen to be in Bali during that special day, celebrating love will be so much easier and interesting. The Island of Gods is packed with some of the most romantic restaurants, where you can immerse yourselves in an intimate world of two. No matter what brand of romance you’re after, Bali always has a way to spice it up!

And guess what? Romantic doesn’t have to be expensive here. In Bali, you can find restaurants with classy and chic ambience, views to die for, top quality food, and extraordinary interiors – all for less than $25 (some for even less)!

Who says date nights must cost a bomb? Not us!

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1. For duck lovers and performance enthusiasts – Bebek Tepi Sawah (Ubud)

If you and your partner love duck – you’re in luck!

Bebek Tepi Sawah is a simple restaurant in Ubud that’s all about – you guessed it – the duck. With everything from statues of ducks and live ducks to the crispy duck that’s about to be served to you on a plate, you just know that this is one place that takes its duck seriously.

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Out with a picky eater? The menu comes fully equipped with a mixture of Indonesian, Western, Asian and other International dishes, so no worries about any food-related fights here!

Better yet, while you’re chewing to the satisfying crunch of duck skin, you can also enjoy sweeping views of the paddy field next to the restaurant, or watch cute little ducks splash around their pond.

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And if that’s not enough to keep you entertained, the restaurant stages traditional performances every Saturday and Sunday evening, so why not drop by then to be impressed by Classical Legong dancers and gamelan musicians?

Aside from the view, we think that the star of the show is the amazing range of juices, smoothies and mocktails that Bebek Tepi Sawah offers. Stick to a refreshing virgin colada smoothie or star fruit juice, or even something more adventurous – we dare you to try the soursop juice!

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Bebek Tepi Sawah

Price: Mains from Rp. 55,000 (approximately USD $3.77)
Address: Jl. Raya Goa Gajah, Br Teges, Peliatan, Ubud, Bali 80571
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 10am – 10pm
Contact: +62 815 5807 0210

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2. Disconnect to a world of serenity and greenery – Boni Restaurant (Ubud)

Is your man/woman a visual creature? We doubt anything could wow them more than the stunning views that Boni Restaurant has to offer!

Boni Restaurant offers you a perfect romantic getaway, where you can just bask in the endless lush greenery of rice fields, enjoy authentic Balinese cuisine, and immerse yourselves in a world of two.

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Of course, that’s if you don’t get too distracted stuffing your faces! Here, the rice is as tasty as the views are gorgeous, so make sure to try out their Nasi Campur (rice with assorted veggies and meat) or Nasi Bakar (grilled rice)!

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After the meal, enjoy a quiet double date with your partner and Mother Nature as you stroll through the rice fields – this is the only third party that your lover won’t mind at all!

Boni Restaurant

Price: Mains from Rp. 250,000 (approximately USD $17.36)
Address: Jl. Pakudui, Kec.Tegallalang, Ubud, Kedisan, Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561, Indonesia
Contact: +62 812 3884 1348
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 9am – 6pm

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3. Search for romance in an enchanted garden – Limestones (Denpasar)

Run out of ways to impress your significant other? It’s time to ditch mainstream indoor dining for a romantic night out in a secretive tropical garden – candlelight dinners will never be the same again!

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With its whimsical garden theme, Limestones Restaurant is a quaint location for lovers to enjoy an intimate night out. You haven’t seen ‘romantic’ until you step foot within these limestone walls, where flora adorn every corner, and a magical feeling permeates the atmosphere. It’s almost easy to forget that you’re actually on a busy street in Denpasar!

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Now that you’ve got the romance down pat, get yourself some brownie points by ordering the restaurant’s most well-received dishes, such as roast pork or homemade pasta. What else screams ‘perfect date’ more than amazing food?

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With Limestones in your itinerary, ‘rocky’ date nights are no longer to be feared!

Limestones

Price: Mains from Rp. 39,000 (approximately USD $2.85)
Address: Jl. Bedahulu No.25, Peguyangan, Denpasar Utara, Bali 80233
Opening Hours: Mon – Sun, 11am – 11pm (last order 10pm)
Contact: +62 361 907 7688

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4. Eat amongst lush jungle and calm winds – Lembah Ayung Restaurant at Pramana Watu Kurung

Lush green jungle surrounds this restaurant on all sides, a sheer drop is what lies beneath you as you dine. Facing the west, this is one of the best places in Ubud to watch the sunset from! Situated on top of a hill, as close to the clouds as you can possibly get, the air is fresh, and the food even fresher!

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Being open air, you can enjoy the breeze which may come at you from any side, listen to the rustling of leaves, and smell the lively odours of the jungle. There’s no better way to fully immerse yourself in the rainforest!

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One of the best aspects of this restaurant, is their use of seasonal produce from neighbouring regions. In this way, waste is reduced, local communities strengthened, and sustainability placed at the forefront of their values.

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Lembah Ayung Restaurant at Pramana Watu Kurung

Price: Mains from Rp.65,000 (approximately USD $4.60)
Address: Jalan Batu Kurung 4, Banjar Bunutan, Kedewatan, Ubud – Gianyar, Bali 80571 – Indonesia
Contact: +62 361 981 799 / +62 812 1893 1831 (Whatsapp)
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 7am – 11pm

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5. Tropical Paradise – KE-PI-TU

Drift away into pure bliss with the incredible floating sky roof deck at the Ke-Pi-Tu restaurant.

A spectacular 180-degree view of the surrounding jungle awaits you. And a cascading waterfall completes this tropical paradise – what more could you ask for?

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Ke-Pi-Tu is renowned for its wide range of Indonesian cuisine, but other Asian and Western influences also shine through. An onsite bakery also ensures that you get the freshest baked goods, making breakfast extra special.

Enjoy a delicious light lunch menu full of refreshing salads, and beautifully crafted sandwiches and sweet treats.

The Kayon resort is famous for its personal touches, and this extends even to the restaurant. Expect exceptionally friendly and professional service, as you enjoy a faultless and delicious meal.

An illuminated stone Kumbu Karna Statue on the roof deck is a reminder of the diverse Balinese culture and looks spectacular with the jungle backdrop.

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This hidden gem of a restaurant will transport you to another mysterious world – a mystical tropical utopia.

KE-PI-TU Restaurant at The Kayon Resort

Price: Mains from Rp.110,000 (Approximately USD $7.50)
Address: Banjur Kepitu, Desa Tagalalang, Ubud 80571
Contact: +62 361 479 2553/ +62 812 378 79173
Opening Hours: Mon – Sun, 7am to 11pm

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6. Dine like everyday is Valentine’s Day! – MoonLite Kitchen and Bar & Sunset on Seminyak (Anantara Seminyak)

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Whatever your date-night style is, you’ll find absolute romance at the oceanfront MoonLite Kitchen and Bar. From the dozens of honeymooners lost in each others’ eyes, to the many couples celebrating their anniversaries, everyone at this rooftop restaurant seems to be in love. Indeed, a great way to rekindle the spark for another night of romance is with an elegant table for two, and what better way to celebrate love than with a sunset date by the endless ocean?

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Strategically located on Seminyak Beach, the restaurant will have your special someone falling head over heels! It offers the perfect setting for lovebirds looking to enjoy an intimate moment under the tropics.

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Between the delectable Asian inspired cuisine and gentle sea breeze, the view of the sunset directly from your table, and a drink list as deep as the Indian Ocean lying before you, the restaurant makes it to the top if you want to show someone you love them.

And how better to fête the love of your life than with their signature 1kg Pork Knuckle, perhaps accompanied by a MoonLite Electric cocktail (a blue drink made up of tequila, Blue Curaçao, lime juice, mango syrup and passion fruit syrup)?

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To make it really memorable, celebrate the holiday with pre-dinner drinks and light snacks at the on-site beachfront restaurant Sunset on Seminyak (which offers international and Indonesian cuisine) as you enjoy beautiful views of the moonlit ocean. A Sunset Delight Promotion is available daily from 4.30pm to 8pm and you get enjoy the bar’s signature cocktails and mojito at a special price!

For a fun and cheerful night out with bae, Sunset on Seminyak also invites you to join their Friday BBQ Night that takes place right on the beach!

MoonLite Kitchen and Bar & Sunset on Seminyak (Anantara Seminyak)

Price (MoonLite Kitchen and Bar): Mains from Rp. 123,000 (Approximately USD $8.82)
Price (Sunset on Seminyak): Mains from Rp. 80,000 (Approximately USD $5.80)
Address: Jl. Abimanyu, Seminyak, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
MoonLite Kitchen and Bar opening hours: Breakfast: Mon – Sun, 6.30am – 10am; Dinner: 4.30pm – 11pm
Sunset on Seminyak opening hours: Mon – Sun, 7am – 11pm; Sunset session, 5pm – 8pm
Contact: +62 361 737 773

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7. Experience Indonesia on a plate –  Dugong Restaurant at Suarga Padang Padang

Utilizing locally grown ingredients while being perfectly set in natural surroundings, Dugong Restaurant promises more than just an oceanfront dining experience. We simply love the fact that it aims at being an ethical eatery by sourcing ingredients within a 50-kilometre radius, thus contributing to local farmers and producers!

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The restaurant is set in a sustainable, yet sophisticated open-air bamboo house where you get to enjoy a panoramic 220 metre-high cliff top ocean view.

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Dugong Restaurant brings you on a journey of flavours as it artfully serves Indonesian delicacies with a modern twist.

The chef’s recommendations include their Steamed South-Asian Turbot with Soy Bouillon or the delectable Chicken wrapped in banana leaf, both highly praised by previous diners who would often put a sweet ending to their experience by ordering one of their heart-warming Chocolate Fondant.

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Did you know? The name ‘Dugong’ is inspired by an endangered marine mammal found in the surrounding waters of the Bukit Peninsula – the sea cow!

Dugong Restaurant at Suarga Padang Padang  

Price: Mains from Rp. 180,630 (Approximately USD $13.15)
Address: Jl. Pantai Labuan Sait, Br Dinas Labuan Sait, Pecatu, Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 12pm – 11pm
Contact: +62 361 472 5088 / +62 811 399 1199

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8. Dine with the soft spray of a waterfall against you – Ambu, Nirjhara

A lush and relaxing paradise, Nirjhara is a fairly new (as of 2020) Balinese escape that promises to ease your mind so that you can fully switch off your worries and relax on holiday! Despite being a short way from Canggu, it’s the perfect jungle escape that effectively takes care of the environment too!

Ambu,their restaurant, is right in front of a showering waterfall, so get ready to pair delicious food with equally amazing sounds and sights!

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Head over for their sumptuous breakfast boards, and enjoy the early morning dewy scent that the nearby greenery emanates. Don’t forget to load up on a dollop of their homemade jams with fresh pastries that are just the right amount of sweet!

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If waking up early is a struggle their day and dinner menu are equally as scrumptious with options for both meat lovers and vegetarians alike so that everyone goes home with a full and happy belly!

Ambu, Nirjhara 

Price: Mains from Rp. 69,400 (Approximately USD $5.05)
Address: Jl. Nirjhara, Banjar Kedungu, Desa Belalang, Kediri – Tabanan 82121, Bali – Indonesia
Contact: +62 361 209 5333
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, Breakfast: 7am – 11am; Lunch: 12pm – 3pm; Dinner: 6pm – 10pm

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9. A creative menu and delectable misty views – Seneng Kitchen at Komaneka

With a view to die for, and a creative menu that will test your senses, Seneng Kitchen is the ultimate romantic journey for you to take with your partner. In between staring into each other’s eyes, look out to the horizon and bask in a glorious sunset that paints the lush green trees a magical orange hue.

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Pair your cheesy, gooey pizzas with a nice glass of wine to celebrate a special occasion, or take things traditional with a classic Balinese Rijstaffel that will take your tastebuds on a whole new experience! Whatever you choose, feel at peace hidden away in the hills of Ubud!

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Seneng Kitchen at Komaneka

Price: Mains from Rp. 80,000 (Approximately USD $5.80)
Address: Jalan Bisma, Ubud, Gianyar 80571, Bali, Indonesia
Contact: +62 851 0351 4307 / +62 361 971 933
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 7am – 11pm

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10. Go local with a meaningful date – Terracotta Restaurant (Ubud)

Are you and your lover curious bunnies? If you’re interested in dates that are more meaningful than just dessert trays and artisan coffee, Terracotta Restaurant is the one for you!

At this tranquil establishment, you’ll be able to recharge yourselves away from the hustle and bustle of Ubud town, as you bask in the rare sight of emerald green paddy fields.

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This is where you’ll be able to get close to the local side of life – enjoy authentic Indonesian cuisine in traditional open-sided Bales that overlook active paddy fields. Opt for the Romantic Dinner set menu to watch the setting sun cast a golden glow over the fields, or try the romantic breakfast and sip tropical juices as you see for yourself how Balinese rice farmers work!

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Whichever you choose, we just know that this date is going to be one-of-a-kind.

Terracotta Restaurant

Price: Mains from Rp. 80,000 (Approximately USD $5.50)
Address: Jl. Raya Lungsiakan, Ubud, Bali 80571
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 7am – 11pm (last order at 10pm)
Contact: +62 361 898 9700

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11. The perfect match to sunset skies – Hitana (Legian)

You know how your other half complements you so perfectly, you just know that he/she is The One for you? Well, Sunset knows that Bali Niksoma’s Hitana Restaurant is The One for it.

This restaurant was practically built to complement and bring out the very best of the ocean view. With floor-length glass windows all around and a refreshing open-air concept, you wouldn’t be able to run from the views even if you wanted to.

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As the sun sets, the whole restaurant is covered in a warm golden glow. If you’re sitting upstairs on the terrace, lucky you – because the view can only get better! What else could make your day even more perfect as you sip at your 1-for-1 sunset cocktail?

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We’re guessing it’s got to be the restaurant’s massive international menu, which has everything from light club sandwiches and seafood to the juicy Beef Tenderloin with Blue Cheese and savoury Nasi Campur.

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As the sunset goes on a date with Hitana Restaurant, sit back with your partner with some yummy goodies and enjoy being the third and fourth-wheelers to what can only be the most beautiful romance in Bali.

Hitana

Price: Mains from Rp. 99,000 (Approximately USD $7)
Address: Bali Niksoma Boutique Beach Resort, Jl. Padma Utara Legian Kaja, Legian, Bali, Indonesia
Contact: +62 361 751 946 / +62 361 757 688
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 7am – 10pm

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12. Relax in a home away from home – Warung Dandelion (Canggu)

What happens when you’re all about movie nights in, but need to prepare for a date outside? We say, why not choose a place that feels just like home?

If you and your partner prefer simple and homely dates instead of extravagant events, Warung Dandelion will definitely deliver the date of your dreams. Owner Gani pegged this open-concept restaurant as “a place with heart”, as he wanted his business to be a place where guests can get in touch with themselves.

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Yes, this is the best place to sit down and really connect with your partner. Everything from the antique wooden furniture to the menu and staff are carefully curated to offer you the most intimate experience possible.

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Don’t get too lost in conversation, though! Since you’re here, you definitely have to try out the signature vegetable kebabs and gado-gado. Don’t forget to get a sip of the Djamu, a traditional Indonesian health drink, too!

Just a word of warning: there are also adorable bunnies available for cuddles on the premises, so get ready to watch your animal-loving girlfriend/boyfriend prance away from you… or if you’d like, why not join in the fun?

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Dandelion

Price: Mains from Rp. 28,000 (Approximately USD $2.05)
Address: Jl. Raya Batu Bolong No. 10 Canggu, Badung, Bali
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 3pm – 10pm
Contact: +62 857 9446 9891

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13. Traditional romance in a glass house – Gardin Bistro & Patisserie (Seminyak)

If you’re a couple of old souls, Gardin Bistro is probably the best spot for that dream date that you’ve been wanting for ages.

This hidden gem comes in the form of a gorgeously-lit gothic glass house with some serious medieval vibes, complete with lush greenery outside and stars sparkling brightly from above. Enjoy stunning views through the window, yet keep your date cosy and intimate within the tastefully decorated building – sounds like your idea of romance?

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We haven’t forgotten the food, which is just as amazing as the surroundings! Tap into your inner lady and lord as you savour their beef wellington and pasta for that culinary experience like no other. And for those with a sweet tooth, their cheesecake is to die for!

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What better place can there be for you to rediscover that fairytale romance between you and your lover?

Gardin Bistro & Patisserie

Price: Mains from Rp. 62,000 (Approximately USD $4.40)
Address: Jalan Petitenget No.106, Seminyak, Kuta, Kerobokan Kelod, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Contact: +62 361 849 9799
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 11am – 12am

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14. Celebrate romance amidst nature – The Sayan House (Ubud)

This quaint little restaurant overlooking the Ayung River is a popular spot for private receptions, and we can really see why. On a day when you’re supposed to feel like you’re on top of the world, what could be better than literally being on top of the world?

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Perched high above a scenic valley, The Sayan House will speak to the nature lover in you, with its signature view of forests, rice fields and the rushing waters of the sacred Ayung River below. Enjoy a romantic dinner with your loved one while watching the sun set over the valley, or hang some fairy lights on the trees and watch the place come alive as a fairytale wedding setting.

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Better yet, The Sayan House also has some pretty amazing contemporary and unique Asian dishes up for grabs. Try out their Crispy King Prawn & Avocado Maki, and the Salmon Carpaccio too! There are also fusion dishes like Babi Guling Sushi – if you’re fond of trying out new things, you won’t be disappointed.

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The Sayan House

Price: Mains from Rp.80,000 (Approximately USD $5.70)
Address: Jalan Raya Sayan No. 70, Sayan, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
Contact: +62 361 479 2592 / +62 822 4737 0344
Opening Hours: Mon – Sun, 12pm – 8pm (last order 7pm)

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15. Fire up your love – Barbacoa

Where would you like to have your premium BBQ dinner? In a rustic yet classy dining spot, or outdoors overlooking vast paddy fields? Guess what, at Barbacoa, you’ll get the best of both worlds.

Established in 2013, Barbacoa has been making the buzz online and we can see why. The building has a large warehouse space with high ceiling, mosaic tiled floors, vintage leather banquettes, and an elegant ambience that spells ‘perfection’.

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We recommend dining outdoors, where you can impress your sweetheart with a romantic dinner and a view of the vast paddy fields. Bonus points guaranteed!

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As for its food, Barbacoa is inspired by Latin-American style flavours and uses combined firing methods to deliver the best quality meats to your table. Their signature suckling pig is grilled on wood-fire for 8 hours to achieve top-notch results – talk about dedication!

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Barbacoa

Price: Mains start from Rp. 140,100 (approximately USD 10.20)
Address: Jl. Petitenget No.14, Kerobokan Kelod, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Contact: +62 812 3999 9825 / +62 361 739 233
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 12pm – 11pm

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16. Feel on top of the world – The Kampung Café (Ubud)

If you want someone to feel important, taking them to the top of the world will probably do the trick.

And that’s exactly how you and your loved one will feel at Kampung Café, a multi-level raised restaurant in the Kampung Villas Resort that affords a spectacular view over the treetops, across the rice paddy-filled hillside and amazing gardens.

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Sink into the gorgeous wooden surroundings as you look out at the Sapat River Valley, exquisite Balinese villas and acres of beautifully landscaped private gardens – this is one view you won’t be able to get anywhere else!

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Japanese cuisine lovers will find another surprise in the restaurant’s menu, which has been specially crafted by a trained Japanese Chef – so be sure not to miss out on the Tuna Tataki and rice paper rolls! Even if one of you isn’t a fan of Japanese food, fret not, for there’s something for everyone on the Kampung Menu. From authentic Indonesian fare to a touch of Mexican and even some European classics, even the pickiest eater will be satisfied.

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Exquisite Japanese in a traditional Balinese setting? It’s one crazy combination that surprisingly enough, works perfectly together!

The Kampung Cafe

Price: Mains from Rp. 25,000 (Approximately USD $1.72)
Address: Jl. Ceking, Tegalalang, Ubud, Tegallalang, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 8am – 9pm
Contact: +62 361 901 201

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17. Pamper your loved one with a luxurious experience – Jemme dining (Seminyak)

You always say that she’s your Princess – well, now’s the time to prove it.

And there’s no better place to do it than at Jemme, where a girl’s favourite things – jewellery and food – come together to make the perfect combination.

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This fine jewellery store boasts of a luxurious dining area that’s just as extravagant as its jewels. One step in here, and it’s hard not to feel like you’ve been transported back to the days of royalty in Victorian England.

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Sit your partner down in a lush chair as live piano music creates an elegant atmosphere – the only sign that you are still in Bali will probably be the lush paddy fields that you can see through the giant glass windows!

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As the cherry on top of this luxurious cupcake, dig into savoury French dishes such as Chicken Liver Pate and Foie Gras, or go local with the equally yummy pork dishes and Crispy Duck.

Add a mocktail to the mix (and maybe a necklace or two), and there you have it – Her Highness will be well pleased!

Jemme dining

Price: Mains from Rp. 125,000 (Approximately USD $9.10)
Address: Jl Petitenget 28, Seminyak, Bali 80361
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 11am – 11pm
Contact: +62 361 473 2392 / +62  811 395 400

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18. Date like they do in the movies – L’Assiette Restaurant (Seminyak)

Always wanted to go on a treasure hunting adventure with your partner like they do it in the movies? We present to you – L’Assiette, a hidden treasure that you can find just a stone’s throw away from the busy Sunset Road!

Step into this nondescript restaurant, and you’ll find yourselves in an atmospheric Bohemian-style dining room full of antique art objects. It’s almost like you’re dining in an ancient treasure tomb! Not ready to embrace your inner tomb raider? Pure romance can be found right in the backyard, where a few gazebos are ready to play a part in your romantic starlit picnic.

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Don’t worry, you won’t have to munch on dry bread like real treasure hunters. In fact, this restaurant serves mainly French cuisine, and their duck breast with orange sauce is highly raved about. And to make your date ever so much sweeter, don’t miss out on their chocolate cake!

L’Assiette Restaurant

Price: Mains from Rp. 120,000 (approximately USD $8.75)
Address: Jalan Mertanadi no. 29, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
Opening hours: Mon – Sat, 9am – 11pm (Sun closed)
Contact: +62 361 735 840

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19. Impress your partner with top-notch food and ambience – Sarong (Seminyak)

*Temporarily closed due to COVID-19*

What happens when two foodies get together? When you’re just as picky about food as you are about atmosphere, you can’t go wrong with picking Sarong!

Owned by Chef Will Meyrick, this award-winning restaurant is born out of the many years the chef had spent practising and learning from the street vendors around Asia. Everything you taste here is filled with his profound dedication and passion for food.

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If food is one of the keys to your lover’s (or your) heart, Sarong is the locksmith you need on your side. Treat your partner with their signature pork belly and butter chicken curry, and you’ll know what we’re talking about!

And what’s good food without a good venue? Opt for the Balinese-style indoor dining area for an elegant dining experience, or choose the gorgeous garden venue if you just want to chill out with your loved one.

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It’s just too bad that camping out in the kitchen isn’t an option!

Sarong

Price: Mains start from Rp. 115,000 (Approximately USD $8.40)
Address: Jl. Petitenget No.19x, Kerobokan Kelod, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Contact: +62 812 3634 3386
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 6pm – 11pm (Kitchen opens at 6.30pm)

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20. Date amongst plants in serene greenery – Zibiru (Seminyak)

*Only available for takeaway and delivery for now*

Have a lover who’s also an obsessive green thumb? Trust us, Zibiru is going to be heaven on earth for him/her.

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Plants are the name of the game at this cosy and chic restaurant, and it’s the perfect place to add some green sparks to your relationship if you’re in love with a nature-loving hipster. Make your sweetheart comfortable in the homey and artsy main dining room, or go hardcore romantic on the rooftop terrace, where you can dine under the stars!

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And while your partner is fawning over the flora, you can get acquainted with your new love, Italy. All the food here is made with locally produced ingredients, in genuine Italian fashion. Their Gnocchi and Panna Cotta are simply not to be missed!

On Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, you can also hear romantic jazz music grooving up the atmosphere. If you’re feeling it, why not hold your partner close and sway to the beat right under the starry night sky?

If the stars align, you might just find yourself with the best date ever.

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Zibiru

Price: Mains from Rp. 220,000 (approximately USD $16)
Address: Jl. Drupadi No.7, Seminyak, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Opening hours: Mon – Sun , 5pm – 11pm
Contact: +62 361 733 265 / +62 822 3663 1302

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21. Give in to the temptation of great food and stunning views – Tempted Restaurant (Seminyak)

They say that every relationship fears temptation, but if you ask us, everyone needs to get (to) Tempted at least once. 😉

Besides, how could you possibly resist what this restaurant has to offer? When it comes to serving modern dining experiences with a twist of natural beauty, Tempted Restaurant is in its natural element (hur hur). It’s time to embrace the sweet temptation of fantastic Asian Italian fusion food and sweeping views of lush paddy fields. With a classy dark wood interior that perfectly complements the scenic greenery, this is one dinner date that’s going to be just as pretty as it is tasty!

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We mean it – don’t miss out on the restaurant’s signature soft shell crab and pasta to unlock the perfect romance between Asian and Italian cuisine!

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Are you tempted yet?

Tempted Restaurant

Price: Mains from Rp. 90,000 (Approximately USD $6.55)
Address: Jl. Lb. Sari, 25 B, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 11am – 11pm
Contact: +62 361 934 5651

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22. A blessing for the sushi-enthusiast couple – Indigo Canggu (Canggu)

Do you and your beau both love sushi? Well, if that’s the way you roll, here’s a new and fresh eatery for your next night out together!

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‘Maki-ng’ it to this restaurant won’t be a hard task, as this eye-catching building is made completely out of red bricks, and its classy wooden windows, lit up by Japanese-style lanterns, can easily be spotted from afar. Step through the doors into an equally charming interior, where minimalist wooden design comes together with Japanese Shoji-style doors to create a simple romantic ambience.

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What’s hard is what comes next – picking out your favourite sashimi and sushi! Recommending a specific dish will be hard as all of the choices here are ‘soy’ fresh and tasty. Guess you have to come and pick your favourites yourself!

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Indigo Canggu

Price: Mains from Rp. 70,000 (Approximately USD $4.80)
Address: Jl. Pantai Berawa No.7A, Canggu, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Opening hours: Mon – Sat, 12pm – 2pm; 6.30pm – 10.30pm (Sun closed)
Contact: +62 819 9888 8018​

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23. Embrace the best of both worlds – Chandi (Seminyak)

Can’t decide between indoor or outdoor seating? Want to watch the sun set over your head, but terrified of sitting in the sweltering heat? Well, why not choose both and give yourself one less reason to get date-night anxiety?

For all you guys with decision-making problems, Chandi brings top-notch food together with classy ambience in an exquisite establishment that offers both indoor and rooftop seating! Start your dinner in intimate privacy at the subtly-lit indoor area, with Pan-Asian favourites such as savoury Grilled Tuna or Sate.

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After having your fill, head to the rooftop seating to grab some fresh air and a change of atmosphere, as you immerse yourselves in the glittering Seminyak city view. Add a cocktail or two, and you’ve got the perfect recipe for the date of a lifetime!

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Chandi

Price: Mains from Rp. 62,000 (Approximately USD $4.50)
Address: Jalan Kayu Aya no. 72, Seminyak, Bali 80361
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 12pm – 4pm (lunch); 6pm – 12am (dinner)
Contact: +62 361 731 060 / +62 361 739 133 / +62 361 739 134

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Special Mention: A seasonal affair that’s both sustainable and life-changing! – Room4Dessert

A place that’s literally surrounded by their very own garden, you can be sure that Room4Dessert prepares their food with only the freshest ingredients!

Composting, cultivating, and nurturing, a sustainable venture is exactly the goal for them through this garden, and it definitely stands out in the way their food tastes.

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Their set course dessert menu is seasonal, relying completely on what the garden sees fit as available. As for what exactly they concoct? Leave it up to the masterminds in their lab who spend hours experimenting, challenging boundaries, and coming up with dishes so unique, you’ll find yourself questioning how good they are… But trust me, they are!

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Room4Dessert

Price: Tasting menu from $55 per person (Approximately Rp. 755,500)
Address: Jl. Raya Sanggingan, Kedewatan, Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561
Contact: +62 813 3705 0539
Opening hours: Tue – Sun, 5pm – 11pm; (Mon closed)

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Have you found the perfect restaurant for that dream date? Or do you know other affordable romantic restaurants? Do share it with us below!

PLEASE NOTE: All the above information is correct at the date of publication. If you come across any changes or updates, please let us know and we will update the information accordingly. Thank you!
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