10 Best Restaurants in Jimbaran
Best Places to Eat in Jimbaran
The best restaurants in Jimbaran comprise a selection of fine dining restaurants at numerous five-star hotels dotted around this favourite Bali beach resort area, as well as popular local ‘warungs’ and cafes along its main streets of Jalan Raya Uluwatu and Jalan Bukit Permai. The latter is also the focal point of Jimbaran as one of the most popular dining destinations in Bali, where the longstanding array of local sunset seafood cafes line the scenic ‘Pantai Muaya Jimbaran’.
Here you can experience Bali’s all-time favourite seafood dining experience on the beach, which serves up great barbecues and cold beers that go down particularly well with the dramatic sunsets. For a more refined and upscale luxury dining atmosphere, you don’t need to go too far, as lavish beach clubs and restaurants offering haute cuisine are within walking distance along the sand. Here we have selected the best places to eat in Jimbaran for foodies enjoying their time in and around this picturesque bay.
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Sundara Bali at the Four Seasons Resort Jimbaran is a refined beach club that combines five-star dining with excellent lounging options, making good use of its hard-to-beat location on the southern end of Jimbaran Bay. A fresh beachfront hotspot by day and a sophisticated dining scene by night, it features a blue infinity pool overlooking the blue waves and comprises a bar and a semi-open dining area for all-day dining. International selections from a semi-open kitchen helmed by Executive Chef Greg Bunt include shared plates of sushi, Wagyu steaks, salads, and wood-fired pizzas, while after sunset innovative and classic dishes such as steak and seafood with wine pairings and cocktails hit the spot. Resident DJs help set the cool and relaxed mood with chill-out music later into the night. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 11:00 - 01:00
- Location: Four Seasons Resort at Jimbaran Bay, Jalan Bukit Permai, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 701 010
Jimbaran Beach Club at the Kupu Kupu Jimbaran Suites offers a great beachfront spot for sunset chill-outs on the southern half of Jimbaran Bay. The beach club is within a 10-minute walk along the white sand from the neighbouring Four Seasons Resort, and guests staying at the Kupu Kupu Jimbaran easily hop on a hotel buggy for a short ride to the beach. The beach club comprises a modern dining room adjacent an open beach bar, together with an elevated sunset lounge where you can lay back and enjoy the view as the sun sets while sipping on a refreshing cocktail from the bar. Open for lunch and dinner, and a great spot for families, Jimbaran Beach Club serves Mediterranean, Indonesian and even Balinese selections with a lot of seafood varieties. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 08:00 - 23:00
- Location: Jalan Bukit Permai, Banjar Pesalakan, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 703 342
Jimbaran seafood cafes are a selection of longstanding dining establishments on Jimbaran Bay, which the area owes its fame to. A barbecue and seafood lovers’ haven, especially those who are looking to try out great local flavours, the cluster includes a total of 17 restaurants that each offers a slightly different set of appeals for dining families and couples. One of Bali’s best places to enjoy memorable sunsets with local food, the cluster of cafes mostly open afternoon until late with parasol-shaded wooden tables laid out near the tide’s edge. Some cafes offer slightly gimmicky live entertainment or attractive palm leaf decorations to set themselves from the rest. Flavours and recipes of homemade Balinese sambal chilli dips slightly vary from one café to another. The ikan bakar Jimbaran or ‘grilled snapper à la Jimbaran’ is a must-try. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 15:00 - 23:00
- Location: Jalan Pantai Muaya, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 975 768
Sundays Beach Club (formerly Finn's Beach Club) is one of Bali’s most favourite beach clubs that enjoys a spectacular setting, namely a private white sand beach with crystal clear and swimmable waves. Also a popular dining destination, it serves a range of Mediterranean cuisine under breezy, thatched-roof shades overlooking the cliff-fringed bay. Access down is a two-minute funicular ride down a limestone crag from the resort. The semi-open kitchen serves a large variety, from light salads to main dishes and hearty pizzas. An all-day menu is available, with hearty pasta favourites complemented by refreshing drinks, from icy granitas to cool juices and blends. Try the Rendang pizza for a unique experience, in between the fun in the waves and the sand. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 09:00 – 21:00
- Location: Jl Pantai Selatan Gau, Banjar Wijaya Kusuma, Ungasan
- Tel: +62 (0)361 8482 111
Cuca presents great tapas and desserts in a casual dining setting overlooking a gorgeous garden and coconut grove. The restaurant is located in front of the Kayumanis Jimbaran Private Estate and Spa, and features three distinctive spaces, namely an interactive food bar alongside a long teak counter, a relaxed and intimate dining room, and a chilled out cocktail bar and garden lounge with sea breezes. Chef and restaurateur Kevin Cherkas presents western cuisine using locally sourced ingredients prepared in an open kitchen. Items are reasonable priced, from IDR 30,000, and must-tries include pulled pork and mushroom croquettes, and the special fire-baked seafood rice with marinated prawns, sliced fish, tender octopus, vegetable sofrito and optional addition of soft-shell crab. Cuca also offers cooking or ‘tasting’ classes that provide a great insight into local ingredients and the chef’s techniques. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 12:00 - 24:00
- Location: Jalan Yoga Perkanthi, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 708 066
Bella Cucina at InterContinental Bali Resort offers fine dining with authentic Italian cuisine served in the elegant ambiance of a grand dining pavilion. The restaurant is open for dinner, and also presents a Sunday brunch program with a la carte options. The culinary brigade helmed by Milan-born chef Egidio Latoracca cook up orders from behind a beautifully-designed open kitchen. There are two levels with the upper floor offering more privacy and balcony dining options with cool Jimbaran sea breezes, perfect for candlelit dinners for two. From pastas to risottos and Italian gelati for dessert, the menu offers a rich array of fine Italian dishes, with wine pairings from a fully-stocked cellar which are also available. Must-tries include a cured Norwegian salmon, Black Angus sirloin, and the chef’s personal take on the classic tiramisu. Live vocal entertainment accompanies the elegant dining experience. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 18:30 - 22:30
- Location: Jalan Uluwatu, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 701 888
Chiringuito El Kabron Spanish Restaurant & Cliff Club is a one-of-a-kind chill-out spot in Bali. This beach club and restaurant has one of the best cliff-top sunset locations, providing 180 degrees of Indian Ocean seascape. From the kitchen are traditional Spanish and Mediterranean delights crafted by Executive Chef Marc Torices Guardia, who hails from Barcelona where he led the kitchen of the 3-Michelin Star Restaurant San Pau. The menu presents an array of tapas, brasas and paellas, the latter which are great to share, comprising seafood or meat pan-fried with saffron-infused rice and Spanish ‘sofrito’ sauce. There’s also a wood-fired section for barbeques and grills. An infinity pool serves as a mini-Mediterranean oasis where you can relax and enjoy the breathtaking views. Read More...
8Kisik Bar & Restaurant0
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 11:30 - 22:00
- Location: Jalan Pantai Cemongkak, Pecatu
- Tel: +62 (0)361 780 3416
Kisik Bar & Restaurant at the Ayana Resort and Spa in Jimbaran has one of the best settings for seafood dining in Bali, located at the cliff base of the resort’s beachfront. Great selections of fresh seafood and grills complement the ocean views and overall seaside dining experience. Must-tries ideal for a whole family or a circle of friends to share include the seafood basket, made-up of grilled prawns, seafood skewers and many more. Open for dinners only, the best time to head down to Kisik is during sunsets, which make for dramatic preludes to a wonderful dinner. The setting is also great for couples looking for an exotic spot for their intimate moments. You can choose your own fresh catches of the day from an ice-cold display, and the culinary team will prepare them straight away, serving them with a delicious selection of popular Balinese accompaniments.
9Grocer & Grind0
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 17:30 - 23:00
- Location: Jalan Karang Mas Sejahtera, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 702 222
Grocer & Grind at the Jimbaran Corner is a great stopover if you’re in need for a caffeine fix and feeling peckish for a wholesome bite while in Jimbaran. The menu presents good comfort food, from delicious salads and sandwiches, to grazing options for the whole family and friends to share. Breakfast favourites include omelettes, crispy bacon with baby mozzarella, toasted white Italian bread, oven roasted tomatoes, and must-tries include a smoked salmon savoury pancake with soft poached egg, capers avocado and rocket salad. Tasty drinks and healthy blends provide wonderful refreshment back from a hot day at the bay, while the great range of smoothies, icy granitas and top iced coffee blends serve as a great treat at any time of the day. The dining setting is laidback and casual, and conveniently features direct access into the arcades of the Jimbaran Corner shopping complex.
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 07:00 - 22:00
- Location: Jimbaran Corner, Jalan Bukit Permai, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 704 335
Topeng Restaurant & Bar at the Kupu Kupu Jimbaran is located deep within the Jimbaran Corner complex that adjoins the resort, and offers a cosy dining atmosphere with French and international cuisine. The restaurant is conveniently positioned, complementing the more laidback Chocolate Café. Topeng features a main indoor lounge, while those looking for a relaxing alfresco setting can easily step outside and choose one of its unique cone-roofed gazebos in its open garden lawn. A ‘delice of seafood’ is a great starter featuring an assortment of smoked salmon, scallops, prawn with black olive and fruit salsa, seafood cocktail aioli and red caviar. Offering an ‘East-meets-West’ menu, meat lovers will fall for the beef tenderloin duo, a black pepper sauced half and another with Sumatra’s world-famous beef rendang paste. A bar and lounge serves cocktails, specialty coffees and an extensive wine list available by the glass. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
- Location: Kupu-Kupu Jimbaran, Jalan Bukit Permai, Jimbaran
- Tel: +62 (0)361 703 342
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