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Bandung is full of culinary adventures, with mind-boggling themed restaurantsrestaurants with stunning views, cool cafes and many more, but what about the best restaurants to take your special someone?

We’ve found the most romantic yet affordable restaurants in Bandung for a truly memorable and magical experience – and guess what, you won’t break the bank either.  All of the delicious treats at these amourous spots will cost you less than USD $20 for two (USD $10 per pax)!

Also read: 13 cool hotels in Bandung for an extraordinary vacation


Now you can wow your date and make your wallet happy at the same time.

1) Go on an African Safari: Api Unggun (Prices start at USD $5 per person)

Api Unggun offers couples the opportunity to experience life in Africa with a traditional wooden bungalow surrounded by African flora. Diners can choose to sit cross-legged on the floor or on sofas while enjoying a signature pizza or perfectly crafted cocktail.




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To make the most of your dining experience, be sure to try the beef pizza, the tenderloin, or the sop buntut. A plentiful set menu is also available for only USD 12 per person.


If you happen to be in the area on a Sunday, stick around for the weekly bonfire held just after sunset.


For an extra romantic surprise, Api Unggun can prepare a dinner for two at a table surrounded by candles and rose petals for you and your special someone.

Api Unggun

Address: Jl. Raya Lembang No. 177 B, Bandung
Contact: (022) 2787105
Price Range: USD 5 – USD 10
Opening Hours: 8 am to 11 pm

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2) (NOW CLOSED – Replaced by Urban – we will be updating this soon, stay tuned) Have a Tea Party: Oza Tea House

For tea lovers, Oza Tea House offers the opportunity to learn about local tea production and sample new craft blends of premium tea.


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Oza Tea House is the perfect choice for a late afternoon date. Conversation flows easily over great drinks and good food.


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The menu at Oza Tea House revolves around a tea party theme. Among the tasty beverages, the Victor Hugo and Purple Silk stand out. An assortment of petit fours and finger sandwiches complement Oza’s teas perfectly.


What is more romantic than fulfilling every girl’s childhood tea party fantasy with locally made products in a beautifully thought out atmosphere?


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Oza Tea House

Address: Jl. Diponegoro No. 25, Bandung
Contact: (022) 426 8739
Price Range: USD 4 – USD 12
Opening Hours: Mon – Thu 10 am to 10 pm; Fri & Sun 10 am – 11 pm; Sat 10 am – 12 pm

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3) Sushi with a View: Takigawa – Meat Bar in the Sky (Prices start at USD $5 per person)

Set in the fifth floor of a Dago Pakar building, at Takigawa – Meat Bar in the Sky you can dine on traditional Japanese tatami mats surrounded by glass walls.



Of course, the view alone is worth seeking out, but this romantic spot also offers a great selection of delicious dishes.


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The Jacko San (cheese and mushrooms wrapped in grilled sirloin beef), the Takigawa Roll (salmon, scallop, crab, and duck liver pate sushi), and the Chocolate Melt dessert are all recommended.


To impress your date with an other-culture experience and a sparkling view, there is no other choice than Takigawa – Meat Bar in the Sky.


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Takigawa – Meat Bar in the Sky

Address: Jl. Bukit Pakar Timur IV No. 8 Dago Pakar Bandung
Contact: (022) 8253090
Price Range: USD 5 – USD 20
Opening Hours: Sun – Thu 2 pm to 11 pm; Sat – Fri 11 am to 12.00 am

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4) Dine in a Castle: Belle Vue French and Italian Bistro (Prices start at USD $5 per person)

Your date will love to be treated like a king or a queen at Belle Vue French and Italian Bistro.

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This romantic restaurant offers guests real European luxury complete with chandeliers and mountain views.


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The amorous atmosphere isn’t limited to the surrounds.  Every detail is attended to as the chef prepares mouth-watering dishes for your enjoyment. The Poulette A ‘A Bierre, Tenderloving Beef, and Chocolate Zagablione won’t disappoint.


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Be sure to come in the evening to enjoy the sunset view while dining like royalty atop this German-style castle.


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If you can splurge more, try out the romantic rooftop dinnerin the Chapel of the Angels too!


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Belle Vue

Address: Jl. Setiabudi No. 36 Bandung 40143
Contact: (022) 2010388
Price Range: USD 5 – USD 25
Opening Hours: 24 Hours

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5) Go Back in Time to the Dutch East Indies: Indischetafel (Prices start at USD $5 per person)

Have you ever wondered what life was like in the Dutch East Indies?


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The wonderfully historic Indischetafel will give you insights on how the rich dined during the colonial era.


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The food at Indischetafel is just as historical as the decor.  Make sure to try the Lidah Saos Kedjoe, the Sour Ox Soup, and the Tahoe Garem Pedes.


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Indischetafel should be your restaurant of choice to spoil your date with a romantic historical experience, both culinarily and atmospherically.


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Address: Jl. Sumatera No. 19, Braga, Sumurbandung, Jawa Barat 40111
Contact: (022) 4218802
Price Range: USD 5 – USD 10
Opening Hours: 7 am to 11 pm

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6) Travel around the World to Vintage England: Royal Stag Bistro (Prices start at USD $5 per person)

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to grow up in the royal family?

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The Royal Stag Bistro with its funky and vintage English interior is here to answer just that.

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From the deer antlers adorning the wall to ancient children’s books, you will feel like you have completely departed Indonesia.


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The menu is mostly English with an Asian twist. Some of the delicious dishes include the Golden Scotch Egg, Toad in the Hole, and the Lancashire Hot Pot.


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What’s more romantic than taking your date on a trip to royal England without leaving Bandung?

Royal Stag Bistro

Address: Jl. Bukit Dago Utara no. 2, Jawa Barat 40135
Contact: (022) 2501595
Price Range: USD 5 – USD 20
Opening Hours: 11 am to 11 pm

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7) Your Own Bamboo Forest: Kebon Awi Kaffee (Prices start at USD $3 per person)

Have you ever dreamed of dining in your own bamboo forest?


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That dream can come true at Kebon Awi, where you will find 10 personal dining huts surrounded by 25 species of bamboo.


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Of course, bamboo is on the menu as well. The Bamboo Shoots shouldn’t be missed, but the Chicken Haur Hejo and the specialty coffee drinks steal the show.


As an added bonus, Kebon Awi offers Sundanese culture and art performances every weekend, to make this restaurant extra romantic for you and your date.


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Kebon Awi Kaffee

Address: Jl. Bukit Pakar Timur No.29 Dago Atas – Ciburial, Bandung
Contact: (022) 2500290
Price Range: USD 2 – USD 5
Opening Hours: 10 am to 10 pm

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8) Dine Among Nature in Traditional Sundanese Style: Sindang Reret (Prices start at USD $7 per person)

A “saung” is a small hut set in the middle of a rice paddy. Traditionally, Sundanese wives present a picnic lunch to their farmer husbands in these huts so they never have to stray far from their work.

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You too can show your partner this romantic dedication by bringing him or her to Sindang Reret, where you can dine in your very own saung.

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The Sundanese tradition celebrated at Sindang Reret extends to the food as well. The grilled chicken, stir-fried tofu, and fried carp are all worth trying.


Don’t forget to save some white rice. You and your date can use it to feed the koi in the fish pond after your meal.


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Sindang Reret

Address: Jl. Raya Provinsi Ciwidey, Kab. Bandung
Contact: (022) 5928205
Price Range: USD 7 – USD 10
Opening Hours: 8 am to 9 pm

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9) Feast in Private: Grandia Resto Cafe & Pastry (Prices start at USD $2 per person)

Imagine dining on a succulent dinner with your special someone in your own private villa surrounded by water and candles. Can you believe this is possible in the city of Bandung?



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Grandia Resto Cafe & Pastry offers diners the opportunity to celebrate a special occasion or simply hold gatherings with loved ones in private villas built around a small pond.

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The menu is almost as good as the atmosphere.  It’s tough to decide between the lobster and the grilled chicken, but for dessert, the rainbow cake is a must.


Enjoy good food and some privacy in the middle of the city with your date at Grandia Resto Cafe & Pastry. Isn’t it romantic?

Grandia Resto Cafe & Pastry

Address: Jl. Cihampelas 80, Jawa Barat 40116, Indonesia
Contact: (022) 4263846
Price Range: USD 2 – USD 10
Opening Hours: 7 am to 8 pm

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Are there any more affordable romantic restaurants in Bandung we’ve missed? Share 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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