Kuta is one of the most visited beaches in Bali. The place is lined up with colourful souvenir shops, romantic hotels and a number of attractive restaurants known to serve various cuisines. Most of the popular restaurants in Kuta are located at Jalan Pantai Kuta which is the main street here. A quick look around and you’ll be surprised by the number of restaurants present on this beach island of Bali. A trip to Kuta will give you ample opportunities to satiate your taste buds with great food from all around the world.
A large number of restaurants in Kuta serve Balinese food that mainly focuses on seafood, meat and rice. The Balinese cuisine draws its inspiration from the Chinese and the Indian cuisine, hence spices are predominantly used to prepare the dishes. Like Bali, almost every lane in Kuta has Warungs that serves tasty food throughout the day.
There are a number of things to do in Kuta – from shopping to relaxing at the beach, trying out adventure sports, sightseeing and exploring local theatre. In between all these exciting activities, you also need to stay recharged. And what better way than a hearty meal at a good restaurant? Dig into your heart’s fullest at these top 5 restaurants in Kuta:
1. Feast at Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort
Location: Jl. Pantai Kuta No.100X, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Treat your taste buds at this 5-star restaurant of Sheraton. Living up to its name, the restaurant serves a huge spread of carefully curated buffet. The seating arrangement is both indoor & outdoor and needless to say, the outdoor seating comes with an amazing beach view. The restaurant has chic wooden furnishings with special seats for kids. The three-time buffet menu covers breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There’s also a Weekly Feast Market Brunch organized by the restaurant where you can enjoy the food and also shop at their organic market and premium store. The brownie point goes to the specially curated kids’ menu that’s available all day and is a hit among the children.
Location: Jalan Pantai Kuta No.1, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
If you love sweets and sugary items, then Flapjack will make you fall in love with their extensive menu of sweet dishes like crepes, pancakes, ice creams and gelatos. They have 2 branches in Kuta (yes they are that famous!) and you can find some of the craziest beverages in their stores. Sodas, Granitas, Mojitos, Nojitos, and smoothies, you’ll find them all here. If you don’t love sweet dishes, they have a menu for savoury items too which includes delicious sandwiches, burgers, waffles, and pancakes. Come here to see their entire menu. They also serve lovely breakfast buffets, so hop in here early in the morning.
3. Hard Rock Café
Location: Jalan Pantai Kuta, Banjar Pande Mas, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali, Bali 80361, Indonesia
The Hard Rock café in Kuta is just near the beach. Their menu includes famous American food items like burgers, a vast menu of appetizers and beverages plus there’s lovely music playing throughout the day and an ambience that gives you the vibes of a rock’n’roll concert. The décor is also unusually beautiful and over the years they’ve gained so much popularity that this place has become a must for every traveller.
4. Ma Joly Restaurant & Lounge
Location: Sandi Phala Resort, Jalan Wana Segara, Tuban
This restaurant is located at Kuta’s southern border, at the beachside of the Sandi Phala Boutique resort. The restaurant has multiple seating arrangements to allow visitors to experience any kind of dining they want. There is an indoor seating, a private seating and also an outdoor seating arrangement by the beach. For couples on their honeymoon, there are special romantic tents on the sands by the beach. The restaurant serves continental and European dishes and the service is always up to the mark. Book this place for a romantic dinner date under the stars with your better half.
5. Rosso Vivo at Kuta Seaview Hotel
Location: Kuta Seaview Bali, Jalan Pantai Kuta, Kuta
Located at Kuta’s main street, Jalan Pantai Kuta, the restaurant has a strikingly beautiful décor with red chairs and plush sofas placed on wooden floors. The interiors have bright lights and a typical Balinese décor. There is both indoor and outdoor seating arrangement and the interiors are very airy with large windows that allow the sunlight to seep in during the day. The food served here is mainly Italian and the service is always good. Try ordering Neapolitan Spaghetti, Fish Medallions, and Scallops. The cocktail and bar menu has a slight English influence to it but nevertheless, the dining experience that you’ll have here is unparalleled to any other place in Kuta.
Are you planning to dine at one of the romantic restaurants in Kuta with your better half? What’s stopping you anyway? Plan your Bali trip today and make sure your itinerary covers Kuta too for a wholesome beach vacation with lots of precious memories, fun, and laughter. For more information on Bali, check out our extensive Bali guide.