Located near the beachfront of the Adirama Beach Hotel, around a five-minute drive west of the main Lovina coast, Adirama Restaurant offers scenic dining with calm sea views. The menu features a good variety of Indonesian and western dishes, along with some Italian and Mexican selections, too. Besides Balinese favourites, such as seafood ‘nasi goreng’ fried rice (IDR 32,000 or USD 2.40), you can opt for Mexican quesadillas and club sandwiches. They prepare their own homemade marmalades and freshly baked bread, and you can also check out the fresh seafood selections, caught by fishermen in the waters nearby. Mains start from IDR 49,000 (USD 3.70). Regular evening entertainment includes Balinese cultural dances and live bands.
- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 23:00
- Location: Jalan Singaraja-Gilimanuk, Kaliasem, Banjar, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)362 41759
Akar Café Lovina
This small but friendly and casual restaurant in Lovina offers a homey atmosphere with a selection of vegetarian and vegan food. Breakfasts include healthy cereal mixes and wraps (IDR 30,000 or USD 2.25), while tasty tapas is also available as light bites throughout the day. Wholesome meals include a Middle-Eastern plate with falafel balls, pita bread, garlicky hummus and green salads (IDR 60,000 or USD 5). There are also spicy selections and homemade coffee ice cream to help you cool down your taste buds afterwards.
- Opening Hours: 07:00 – 22:00
- Location: Jalan Binaria, Kalibukbuk, Buleleng, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)362 343 5632
Buda Bakery & Resto
This home bakery in Lovina bakes fresh breads daily, ranging from ciabattas, sunflower, black rice, brown breads, raisin rolls, soft toasts, multigrain and an assortment of Danish pastries. There’s also a selection of cookies, such as coconut biscotti, choco and white chocolate chip. You can find a variety of marmalades and jams, made using exotic local tropical fruits, such as oranges, tamarillo and pineapples. They are able deliver every morning right to your villa.
- Opening Hours: 07:00 – 23:00
- Location: Jalan Damai, BTN Lovina Graha, Anturan, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)812 4691 779
This Thai restaurant near the entrance to the main beach area of Lovina features two levels, with a lounge hosting several table setups below and a coveted main dining area upstairs where gentle breezes accompany your dinners. The menu features favourite Thai dishes, ranging from salads and soups to curries, seafood and vegetarian dishes. Mains are around IDR 40,000-75,000 or USD 3-6 per serving.
- Opening Hours: 11:00 – 22:00
- Location: Gang Binaria, Kalibukbuk, Anturan, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)362 415 65
Kakatua Bar & Restaurant
This classic Lovina bar and restaurant features an open-sided setup where you can enjoy fresh clay oven-baked pizzas and local delights, such as spicy sambal chicken and the world-famous beef or chicken rendang. From the bar, there’s a selection of cocktails and mocktails, as well as cold beers.
- Opening Hours: 10:00 – 22:00
- Location: Jalan Binaria, Lovina Beach
- Tel: +62 (0)362 413 44
La Costa Beach Lounge
La Costa is the beachfront dining and lounging venue of the Krisna Watersports recreational site. You can refresh and unwind after your thrilling rides here, while watching other guests having their turn at the fun on the waves. The menu offers Mediterranean and Pan-Asian cuisine, highlighting Indonesian and Thai delights. The bar offers daily happy hours, with a good range of popular cocktails, while families with kids can opt for refreshing fruity blends and smoothies from IDR 28,000 (USD 2) each.
- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 23:00
- Location: Temukus, Banjar, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)878 6304 0661
Le Jaenzan Restaurant
Le Jaenzan Restaurant is one of a few standalone restaurants in the popular Lovina Beach area of North Bali. It offers contemporary dining with a well-varied menu, comprising western cuisine and modern takes on local favourites. Local selections have an emphasis on seafood, while you’ll also find the popular Balinese ‘bebek betutu’ slow-roast duck, soy-marinated pork Read More...
My Greek Taverna
For a taste of Mediterranean and Greek cuisine just 40 metres from the main beach of Lovina, this restaurant and bar is worth checking out. Among the first establishments in the area, My Greek Taverna serves a variety of traditional Greek delights, ranging from homemade mezze or tapa selections (from IDR 30,000 or USD 2.25), as well as salads, grills and pastry items. The friendly and cosy atmosphere is complemented by its Greek-inspired décor.
- Opening Hours: 17:00 – 24:00
- Location: Jalan Binaria, Lovina, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)362 339 1503
Sea Breeze Café
This beachfront restaurant is one of the few that’s right on the beach along the main Lovina strip. You can enjoy great seascapes with views of the mountain ranges of neighbouring East Java. The menu has a selection of Balinese and continental cuisines. Favourites include beer-battered calamari with fries (IDR 60,000 or USD 5) and assortments of satays, which go well with an icy cold Bintang (IDR 35,000 or USD 3 for a large bottle).
- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 23:30
- Location: Jalan Pantai Binaria, Anturan, Lovina, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)362 411 38
Secret Garden Restaurant
Slightly away from the crowds, about a kilometre east of Lovina Beach, Secret Garden Restaurant is where you can enjoy a more luxurious dining ambiance, compared to other dining spots in the area. Among its menu selections are avocado shrimp salad (IDR 55,000 or USD 4), seafood curry (IDR 85,000 or USD 6.50), and a banana cream with chocolate sauce for dessert (IDR 45,000 or USD 3). Hotel transfers within the Lovina Beach area are available, which can be very useful as the restaurant’s not on the main road.
- Opening Hours: 17:00 – 22:00
- Location: Jalan Pura Dalem, Lovina, North Bali
- Tel: +62 887-3321-007
Spice Beach Club
Spice Beach Club offers a much more upscale beachfront dining and chill-out venue compared to the variety of options around Lovina’s main beach area. The beach club’s kitchen presents European cuisine, and you can enjoy your evenings in a semi-outdoor dining space that’s bright with colourful décor and lighting features. Main courses start from IDR 85,000 or USD 6.50. Later into the evening, you can dance the night away out on the sand, where a stage surrounded by sun loungers features regular live entertainment, ranging from local DJs to live bands, as well as Balinese dance performances during themed nights.
- Opening Hours: 10:00 – 00:30
- Location: Jalan Pantai Lovina, Jalan Singaraja-Seririt No. 225, Kaliasem, Banjar, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)851 0001 2666
The Global Village Kafe
If you’re looking for a great dining experience in Lovina Beach as well as a good cause to support, you should consider heading down to The Global Village Kafe, which operates on a not-for-profit basis. All of the proceeds from the Kafe are donated to the Global Village Foundation, which helps the disabled and disadvantaged locals, especially in North Bali. Their menu features a range of local Indonesian favourites and renditions of many popular street food dishes from around the globe. From vegetable masala curries (IDR 29,000 or USD 2) to variations of nasi goreng fried rice (from IDR 18,000 or USD 1.50), the choices are healthy and reasonably priced.
- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 21:00
- Location: Jalan Seririt-Singaraja, Lovina, North Bali
- Tel: +62 (0)362 419 28