These all-you-can-eat buffets in Bali are smart choices for dining out, especially if you’re looking for a feast that’s satisfying and features a varied range of cuisines at great value – they’re all under the US$10-per-person mark! Some of these select venues offer more than just selections of tasty food; there are rooftop spots with airy settings and poolside buffets set under starry skies, which make for memorable and romantic evenings out.
While you can always opt for luxurious weekend brunches at some of the island’s best five-star resorts, these best Bali buffets below Rp 150,000 are really incredible value – easy on the wallet for budget travellers. Some of these all-you-can-eat buffets in Bali also let you enjoy a full spread of local favourites, ranging from barbecues and Balinese satays, to Indonesian meat curries and vegetable mixes. Mark these spots for your next budget trip in Bali!
Sky Garden Rooftop LoungeLegian
Sky Garden is one of Legian’s famous nightlife hotspots. However, head up past its multiple floors of different clubs to its airy rooftop where a nightly buffet awaits. Its great value meals, often paired with free-flow cold beer promotions, are complemented by live DJ performances or scheduled movie screenings before its open-air lounging area. The usual line-up includes the all-time favourite nasi goreng fried rice, baked beans, sweet barbecue sauced chicken wings and drumsticks, beef hamburgers, baked potatoes, pasta carbonara, sweet corn halves, sausages and a whole host of kebabs and skewers. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 18:00-late
- Location: 61 Legian Entertainment Complex, Jalan Legian 61, Legian
- Tel: +62 (0)361 755 423
- Price Range: Rp 115,000
Sector Bar at the Bali Beach Golf Course (right in front of Sanur’s Inna Grand Bali Beach) is an upscale golf club restaurant and bar, with table settings overlooking the golf course’s holes one and nine. While it serves as a main place to refresh for golfers by day, it’s open until midnight, with its BBQ night buffets held every Thursday from 17:30 to 21:30. Also, every Saturday morning from 08:00 to 10:00, they also have a traditional breakfast buffet, called Warung Sector, where you can select from many different Indonesian dishes for your plate, for Rp 40,000 per portion.
- Opening Hours: 18:00-22:00
- Location: Bali Beach Golf Course, Jalan Hang Tuah No. 58, Sanur
- Tel: +62 (0)361 287 733
- Price Range: Rp 135,000
Padi Padi Restaurant at Park Regis KutaKuta
Conveniently on the ground level near the 4-star Park Regis Hotel’s lobby, and allowing for ease of access for walk-in guests, Padi Padi Restaurant presents its BBQ buffet nights every Thursday from 18:00 to 21:00. The restaurant features a relaxed yet upmarket atmosphere and, during the BBQ night, you can expect a wide range of local, international and specialty skewer and grill selections on offer, ranging from Balinese tuna satays to jumbo prawns and juicy meat cuts prepared with your preference of barbecue sauces.
- Opening Hours: 00:00-24:00
- Location: Park Regis Kuta, Jalan Raya Kuta No.88, Kuta
- Tel: +62 (0)361 763 888
- Price Range: Rp 140,000
Height Bar & Restaurant at J4 Hotels LegianLegian
At Rp 100,000 per person, the all-you-can-eat BBQ dinners at Height Bar & Restaurant of the J4 Hotels Legian is a great value dining option where you can see the chefs in action as they carry out their flair and flames, and you can smell the delightful aromas or hear the sizzle of meats and skewers right in front of you. Select as much as you wish, and enjoy the rooftop poolside ambiance with flowing chill-out music playing. Before diving into the buffets, check out the daily ‘happy hour’ offers from 16:00 to 18:00, with buy-one-get-one-free deals for cocktails or ‘beer buckets’.
- Tel: +62 (0)361 8469 747
- Price Range: Rp 100,000
Swiss-Café at Swiss Belresort Watu JimbarSanur
Swiss-Café at Swiss Belresort Watu Jimbar in Sanur offers an alfresco dining experience with an open kitchen concept. The café is centrally positioned and overlooks the resort’s main swimming pool. Its all-you-can-eat highlights include buffet nights throughout the week. A Balinese ‘rijsttafel’ or Dutch colonial-style ‘rice table’ is the most remarkable, taking place every Monday and featuring local and traditional dishes. There’s also satays and beyond every Wednesday, a Nusantara buffet showcasing delights from across the archipelago on Thursdays and Taste of Asia featuring the chef’s special Mongolian BBQ every Saturday. Fridays offer the most affordable buffet, with grilled selections where you only pay for what you eat, from Rp 50,000 per person.
- Opening Hours: 06:30-22:00
- Location: Jalan Danau Tamblingan No.99, Sanur
- Tel: +62 (0)361 849 7000
- Price Range: Rp 98,000
SkyMax Rooftop Pool at MaxOne Bukit JimbaranJimbaran
The Skymax Rooftop Pool at the 3-star MaxOneHotels at Bukit Jimbaran features an all-you-can-eat buffet dinner every Saturday, complete with live DJ or acoustic band performances. The high vantage point provides a wonderful view north to the island’s isthmus, which connects the hilly southern Bukit peninsula to the mainland, complete with the city and Ngurah Rai’s airport lights in the distance. The BBQ buffet is a great deal, with local favourites such as Indonesian fried rice and noodles, satays and Balinese-style salad mixes. You can also opt to swim for hours, as a bonus.
- Opening Hours: 17:00-21:00
- Location: Jalan Raya Uluwatu, Bukit Ungasan, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 300 8989
- Price Range: Rp 100,000
Rooftop Pool at Atanaya HotelSeminyak
The glass-walled infinity pool on the rooftop of the Atanaya Hotel provides panoramic views over the urban side of Kuta, with parasol-shaded loungers and seating where you can sit back and enjoy the ambiance under the stars over signature cocktails. Every Thursday to Sunday, there’s live acoustic bands playing anything from classics to the latest hits, as well as DJ Kiara playing her chill-out tracks. Head up on Fridays between 17:00 and 20:00 for their all-you-can-eat dinners, which rotate regularly between heritage Indonesian ‘peranakan’ cuisines, Asian selections, Italian and live BBQ.
- Opening Hours: 06:30-23:00
- Location: Jalan Sunset Road No. 88A, Kuta
- Tel: +62 (0)361 846 8600
- Price Range: Rp 100,000
Pangi Restaurant at B Hotel BaliKuta
Another one for satay lovers, Pangi Restaurant is the signature restaurant of B Hotel Bali, which presents its “Friyeay” Satay highlights, where you can eat all the satays you can manage for Rp 100,000 per person. Satays are among Indonesia’s favourite dishes and come in a wide variety, ranging from diced or sliced chicken to beef, fish and other meats, each with their own unique sauce to match. You can also expect this all-you-can-eat buffet to feature other local favourites, such as fried rice and fried noodles.
- Opening Hours: 18:00-21:00
- Location: B Hotel Bali, Jalan Raya Imam Bonjol No. 508, Sunset Road, Kuta
- Tel: +62 (0)361 846 5692
- Price Range: Rp 100,000
Aribar at Bali Garden Beach ResortKuta
Aribar is the roadside venue of the Bali Garden Beach Resort, which is hard to miss on your strolls along south Kuta’s Jalan Kartika Plaza road. The Mexican bar and restaurant is one of the most happening spots along the route, with its lively atmosphere and bright interiors, as well as friendly staff in colourful Mexican outfits who are well-trained to entertain. There’s a good selection of tequilas, margaritas, fajitas, burritos, tacos, nachos, churros and fresh, homemade guacamole available. On Mondays and Fridays, it’s all you can eat on the burritos, tacos and nachos. Come Saturday evenings and you can join in on the fun and exciting salsa lessons.
- Opening Hours: 10:00-23:15
- Location: Bali Garden Beach Resort, Jalan Kartika Plaza, Kuta
- Tel: +62 (0)361 752 725
- Price Range: Rp 99,000
Pavoz Restaurant & Bar at Sun Island Hotel & Spa KutaKuta
As the main dining venue of the Sun Island Hotel & Spa in Kuta, Pavoz Restaurant features a semi-outdoor setup where you can gather for live sport feeds or event broadcasts on the large LCD projector screens and plasma TVs, while thematic live music or entertainment is featured as a dining complement on several evenings throughout the week. Mondays feature a ‘Satay Fiesta’, where beef, chicken, pork and even seafood selections are available, served with a variety of homemade western-style barbecue and local Balinese chilli sambal-based sauces.
- Opening Hours: 10:30-02:00
- Location: Sun Island Hotel & Spa, Jalan Kartika Plaza No.88, Kuta
- Tel: +62 (0)361 761 818
- Price Range: Rp 145,000