While holidaying in Bali, there are moments you want to have nice lunches and dinners either with your family and loved ones or you might want to hold special occasions in the beautiful paradise.
What’s New Bali gathers 5 highly recommended places on the island to experience the Best and Authentic Italian cuisine for you. Here is the list:
1. Il Ristorante at Bvlgari
Strategically located in the luxurious resort of Bvlgari, Il Ristorante features an open air Bale style structure next to a amazing ornamental lake. The combination of high quality imported ingredients from Italy with lovely local herbs combined by the prominent Italian Chef de Cuisine Nicola Russo created such an amazing experience for the guests.
Il Ristorante elegantly serves classic Italian dishes to limited seats of 36 people in the evening and it is a perfect place to either enjoy a candle light dinner or host a private function with close friends. The wide selection of wine and the fantastic food menu are few reasons for them to be awarded as the “Best Hotel Restaurant in The World” by International Food & Beverage Forum, “Best Top 10 Great Hotel Restaurant” by Villeroy & Boch Award in 2011 and “Asia’s Top 500 Finest Restaurant” by The Miele Guide in 2013.
2. Settimo Cielo
Settimo Cielo, (“Seventh Heaven”) has an eclectic design offers a relaxing atmosphere. From sunrise to sunset, take the time to linger in their sophisticated dining room. The elements of their modern restaurant include a fresh water pond with fire feature, tropical gardens, a treed terrace and customized lighting.
Whether an intimate meal for two, or a dinner party for a dozen, their menu is created to allow you to choose from individual or family sized portions to suit any occasion. Line-caught fish and organic produce bring the best of land and sea to your plate. Your meal might include terra cotta bowls with hand-made pasta, grilled seafood portioned from copper and brass or savory side dishes served from ceramics.
These beautiful centerpieces for all to taste and share are overseen by attentive wait staff, ready with a wine pairing suggestion or a hand-crafted cocktail.
Founded by Chef LuigiCalcagno, Zibiru located strategically in Seminyak catering lunches and dinners for everyone looking for traditional Italian cuisine.
Zibiru welcomes everyone from food enthusiasts to wine lovers, soul and jazz music fans to those looking for intimate dining experience. With a homey ambience of wooden interiors and furnishing, Zibiru ensures the freshness of the products. All of the fish come fresh in the morning, vegetables grown on their farms up in the hills and their breads and pastas are made from scratch on the location daily. For jazz lover, don’t miss their live jazz performance every Wednesday through Saturday. Don’t forget to visit La Bottega as well to enjoy the Italian happy hour from 5-7PM daily where your wines come with Italian small bites.
For those needing special catering, they also offer private chefs to cook in your property for any functions.
Jalan Drupadi 7 Tel: (0361) 733265 | www.zibiru.com FB: https://www.facebook.com/Kebun.Zibiru.Restaurant.Bali/
Opening Hours: 10 AM-12 MIDNIGHT
4. Il Lido
One of the finest and famous Italian Restaurants has opened a branch in the beautiful paradise of Bali. Il Lido is located strategically in Kerobokan Street replacing the popular spot of Warisan Restaurant.
Offering amazingly timeless classics of the traditional and familiar ingredients and flavours, il Lido
Jalan Raya Kerobokan 38
Tel: (0361) 731175 | www.illidobali.com
5. Rustica Cucina Italiana
If you would like to experience Italian cuisine which feels like home cook food with homey surrounding, then you should go to Rustica. Located in Batu Belig, the first restaurant on the Batu Belig Street if you come from Kerobokan and Petitenget, Rustica offers all kinds of Italian food fom pizzas, pastas, risottos etc. It is highly recommended to try their risotto when the owner who is famously called “The Mama” is in the house. You could ask her to cook for your table and experience the unique family-style yummy dishes.