Restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Ubud

Locavore

The foodie haven in Ubud, this temple to locally sourced foods is the town's toughest table. Book weeks in advance. Meals are degustation and can top out at nine courses; expect the joy to last three hours. Chefs Ee…
Top Choice Market in Gianyar

Gianyar Night Market

The sound of scores of cooking pots and the glare of bright lights add a frenetic and festive clamour to Gianyar's delicious night market, which any local will tell you has some of the best food in Bali. Scores of s…
Top Choice Indonesian in Cikini & Menteng

Kunstkring Paleis

High tea or cocktails? You can have both, plus a divine Indonesian dinner in between at this alluring re-imagined Dutch colonial building, once Batavia's fine arts centre (it showed works by Van Gogh, Picasso, Chaga…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Ubud

Moksa

Forget that farm-to-table stuff, at Moksa it's farm-to-fork-to-farm. Based at their own permaculture farm, the restaurant shows the extraordinary meals that can be made with vegetables prepared simply. Half the dish…
Top Choice Indonesian in South Jakarta

Nusa

Inside this gracious old colonial house (1922) is one of Jakarta`s best Indonesian restaurants. The menu changes nightly depending on what the chefs source from the best local markets and suppliers. Expect creative …
Top Choice Balinese in Amlapura

Bali Asli

The green hills around Amlapura are some of east Bali's most beautiful and Australian chef Penelope Williams takes full advantage of the vistas at this elegant restaurant and cooking school (1,000,000Rp). Produce so…
Top Choice Balinese in Denpasar

Men Gabrug

A favourite sweet treat for Balinese of all ages is jaje laklak – disks of rice flour cooked in an open-air cast-iron pan, and redolent of coconut. One of the best places to get them is at this family-run outlet whe…
Top Choice Vietnamese in Kerobokan

Saigon Street

Modern, vibrant and packed, this Vietnamese restaurant lures in the buzzing masses with its swanky neon decor. Creative Vietnamese dishes include peppery betel leaves filled with slow-cooked octopus, and there's an …
Top Choice Indonesian in Gunung Batur Area

Pulu Mujung Warung

Easily the best option for a meal in the area, this fantastic cafe has epic volcano views. It's affiliated with the much-loved Sari Organik restaurant in Ubud. Soups are enjoyable in the cool mountain air, and you c…
Top Choice Japanese in Canggu

One Eyed Jack

Izakaya, the style of Japanese dining that encourages groups of friends to enjoy drinks and shared plates of food, is exemplified by this wonderful small restaurant. The chef is a veteran of internationally acclaime…