The easing of rules on outdoor dining is now slowly making the restaurants re-open again due to the government’s latest rules. While the indoor dining rooms are currently still closed, outdoor dining restaurants are the places to be socializing on terraces and patios during the glorious weather in Bali. Below, here’s a list of our top picks for Bali’s best outdoor dining spots during PPKM.

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Shotgun Social
The art of picnic will surely never die, it’s the perfect time to sit on a grassy field to enjoy good meals and imported crafted beers in the breeze at Shotgun Social. Quench yourself with over 16 draft beer options, unique signature cocktails along with international food offerings and New York-inspired pizzas here.

Shotgun Social
Jl. Pantai Sindhu No.11, Sanur, Denpasar Selatan, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80228⁠
Open: 11.00 – 20.00⁠ (Monday – Wednesday), 11.00 – 21.00⁠ (Thursday – Sunday)
Phone:  +62361 280058, +62813 3975 1933
Instagram: @shotgunsocial.bali

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Uma Cucina at COMO Uma Ubud
A mix of fine art and fine dining, Uma Cucina is the true oasis In Ubud. This is the spot for reflecting the homely Italian kitchen spirit, of which the artful selection of dishes are as tasty as they are immaculately beautiful. The shaded terrace is bursting with lush greenery and completed with upholstery vibrant color sofas to create the atmosphere of a tropical haven.

Uma Cucina at COMO Uma Ubud
Jl. Raya Sanggingan No.21, Kedewatan, Ubud, Bali 80561
Open: 12:00 – 21:00
Phone: +62 361 972 448, +6282147324042
Instagram: @umacucinaubud

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S.O.S – Sunset On Seminyak at Anantara Seminyak Bali Resort
As the name implies, S.O.S (Sunset On Seminyak) is one of the best spots to catch the fiery hue sunset on the island. It offers casual beach club vibes, daybeds facing the ocean that will be the ideal spot to dine on the deck and sink into the colorful beanbags on the golden sands. The extensive menu features a light and healthy dishes, steaks from the grill, pasta, pizza, as well as Indonesian favorites.

S.O.S – Sunset On Seminyak at Anantara Seminyak Bali Resort
Jl. Abimanyu (Dhyana Pura), Seminyak, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Open: 06:30 – 22:00
Phone: +62811 3992 232
Instagram: @sunsetonseminyak

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The Warung at Alila Villas Uluwatu
Enjoy the ocean breeze when you visit The Warung at Alila Villas Uluwatu that is perfect for family brunches, a quiet relaxing coffee time, or a simple but satisfying meal. The Warung’s expansive outdoor dining space offers a welcoming yet sophisticated space. The friendly and convivial atmosphere enables diners to have a casual and laidback experience.

The Warung at Alila Villas Uluwatu
Jl. Belimbing Sari, Banjar Tambiyak Desa Pecatu Uluwatu, Bali 80364
Open: 11:00 – 23:00
Phone: +62811 397 2192
Instagram: @alilavillasuluwatu

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Seasalt Seminyak at Alila Seminyak
For a relaxed coastal dining experience, step into Seasalt to take you into what resembles a stylish seaside residence dominated by ocean hues and cozy decor. The vibrancy of an open kitchen, the changing patterns of light and shadow on the outdoor decks throughout the day overlooking the breezy ocean also serve to create a remarkable sense of connection to the ocean.

Seasalt Seminyak at Alila Seminyak

Jl. Taman Ganesha no. 9, Petitenget, Bali – Indonesia
Open: 12:00 – 20:00
Phone: +628113867544
Instagram: @seasaltseminyak

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Plataran at Canggu
Surrounded by lush greenery and rustic charm with glimmering lights, Plataran at Canggu is a faultless spot for an intimate rustic celebration to create unforgettably. Enjoy the company of your loved ones as you dine with hearty yet refined al fresco dishes, a classic of Plataran dining experience in a traditional antique Joglo house, aged 100-years old.

Plataran at Canggu

Jl. Pengubugan, Banjar Silayukti – Kuta, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Open: 07:00 – 21:00
Phone: +62 811 3982 284
Instagram: @pl.canggubali

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Ji Restaurant Bali
Ji Terrace by the SEA is housed on the 400m2 on the second and third floors of Ji Restaurant. It features an open sky and 180 degrees undisturbed views over the sparkling Indian Ocean and Canggu Beach. Here, guests will be taken on a journey for all the senses through mystical ancient Japan, Indonesia, and the Eastern cultures with their imaginative twist of Japanese contemporary cuisine with other exotic cultural influences.

Ji Restaurant Bali
Jl Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu Beach, Canggu, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Open: 13:00 – 21:00
Phone: +62 361 4731701, +6281239652695
Instagram: @jirestaurantbali

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Ikan Restaurant & Bar at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali
Set on the princely white sandy Nusa Dua Beach, Ikan Restaurant is easily one of the most relaxing hangouts offering a panoramic view of the ocean and a reposting dining ambiance. Feast upon fresh seafood, Indonesian specialties, and Western cuisine in a magical open-air setting with their beautiful beachfront bar where is also a favorite hangout for enjoying cocktails while basking in the sea breezes.

Ikan Restaurant & Bar at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali
Kawasan Pariwisata Nusa Dua, ITDC Lot N-3, Nusa Dua  80363 Indonesia
Phone: +62 361 771906
Instagram: @westinbali

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Lagoona Restaurant at Ayodya Resort Bali
Nestled within a gorgeous Joglo style dining room, Lagoona Restaurant exudes a beach club atmosphere by day and an intimate romantic dining venue by night. Surrounded by cascading greenery and kitted out in lush, detailed sculptures, this premier beachfront restaurant features a delectable selection of top-quality barbecue meats from Lagoona Restaurant’s popular iron grill station.

Lagoona Restaurant at Ayodya Resort Bali
Jl. Pantai Mengiat, Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia 80363
Phone: +62 361 771102
Instagram: @ayodyabali

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Nook Bali
Tucked away next to one of Seminyak’s busiest areas, Nook is an escape back to the green and naturalistic beauty of Bali. Bested with Bali’s peaceful and stunning, bright green rice fields, Nook has an open-air plan featuring wooden tables and benches, rattan chairs, upholstered linen pillows, and woven straw light fixtures under the bougainvillea. For the menu, Nook offers a championed variety of Balinese, Indonesian, and Western-infused dishes.

Nook Bali
Jalan Umalas 1 No. 3, Kerobokan Kelod, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Open: 08:00 – 21:00
Phone: +62 361 8475625
Instagram: @nook_bali