Did you know that most of the best Seminyak dining venues are actually located in Petitenget? The famous Potato Head, stunning Metis, authentic Merah Putih and many others are all strategically located inside a village-inside-a-village – Petitenget. Check out our guide to the best restaurants in Petitenget, including casual diners and sophisticated fine dining venues catering to all tastes and budgets.
1. La Lucciola
La Lucciola is one of the most popular fine-dining restaurants in Bali, located right on Petitenget beach. This elegant open-plan establishment offers an eclectic mix of Mediterranean cuisine with a vast selection of gluten-free options along with an attractive fine wine list to complete your exquisite beachfront dining experience.
Serving contemporary Indonesian cuisine, Bambu Restaurant is an outstanding addition to the Petitenget dining scene. The stunning setting, elaborate menu and impeccable service are among the highlights that draw crowds to this centrally located establishment. If you’re travelling during high season, making a reservation is highly recommended.
3. Nostimo Greek Grill Bali
One of the newcomers to Petitenget’s ever-expanding dining scene, Nostimo Greek Grill Bali is an awesome midrange eatery serving genuine Greek and Mediterranean cuisine in a lovely setting. Located right on Jalan Petitenget, you will find this tiny venue always busy. Sample their traditional desserts, they are amazing!
4. Kultur Warung
Kultur Warung is an unassuming local eatery with simple interior and genuine Indonesian cuisine. Try their scrumptious spring rolls, which come served with traditional sambal sauce or opt for the grilled seafood which comes with steamed rice and mouth-wateringly rich sauce. Definitely one of the best budget restaurants in Petitenget.
5. Settimo Cielo
Exquisite, chic and always classy, Settimo Cielo is an eye-catching fine dining restaurant. Tucked away on the narrow Jalan Pangkung Sari, the restaurant boasts a gorgeous interior, romantically dimmed lighting and a luxurious setting. It is a place to dress up and indulge in a romantic dinner with that special someone. The restaurant serves scrumptious Italian and Mediterranean fare, with plenty of options available for vegetarians as well.
If you’re craving some Japanese and Korean fusion, opt for Ling-Ling’s. This bright and animated venue serves delicious appetisers that are perfect for sharing, followed by equally gorgeous mains. Besides the elaborate menu and delightful signature cocktails, the venue also features a trendy ambience and cool DJ sets every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday to keep you well-fed and thoroughly entertained.
7. The Fat Turtle
The modern Fat Turtle cafe serves contemporary European cuisine and numerous gluten-free options to treat your taste buds and feast your eyes. The venue is located on the main road of Jalan Petitenget and offers all day breakfasts, light lunches and early dinners catering to early birds.
8. Taco Casa
Relish authentic Mexican tacos, tortillas, nachos and burritos at Taco Casa, a casual restaurant set at the north end of Jalan Petitenget. Quick service, mouth-watering menu and pitchers of devilish sangria make this Mexican eatery stand stand Mexican eatery, drawing in crowds of holiday-makers.
9. Petitenget Restaurant
Petitenget is a sophisticated restaurant with an established reputation as a leader of Bali’s cosmopolitan dining scene. Offering only the highest-quality Asian and elaborate French cuisine, this fine-dining venue follows the principle of “from farm to table.” Using only the freshest locally sourced ingredients, the restaurant supports local farmers and fishers while serving some of the tastiest food you’ll find anywhere in Bali. No wonder that year after year, Petitenget continues to be one of the most popular restaurants in Petitenget.
10. Biku Restaurant
With a vintage interior including fascinating antique items, quirky tables and unusual decorations, Biku is most famous for its decadent afternoon tea service, which thanks to its beautiful presentation is also great Instgram material! The menu is a sophisticated mix of local and international cuisine. While sophisticated and chic, Biku is also very family friendly with a designated kids’ afternoon tea service featuring adorable toddler friendly bites.
To list out all the amazingly chic and ridiculously delicious restaurants in Petitenget would take an entire day, but to get you started, check out these 10 gems. We guarantee you’ll leave each place with a full belly and a smile stretching from ear to ear – the food really is that good.