Potato Head empire adds another jewel to its crown with Kaum in Bali, restaurant paying tribute to the Nusantara

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — Potato Head Bali’s newest addition, Kaum, a restaurant on the beach club’s upper level is the place to go in Seminyak if you’re looking for elevated Indonesian food (and if you’ve got cash to spare)  Kaum, meaning “clan” or “tribe” in Indonesian, first opened in Potato Head’s Hong Kong location, then later launched in Bali back in September 2016 (with a branch in...

Warung vs. Restaurant: YouTuber conducts gado-gado taste test on Bali streets

Could you tell the difference between gado-gado from a restaurant versus a kaki lima (food cart off the street) And which one would you prefer If you’re not familiar with...

Bali ranked as one of Asia’s most vegan-friendly places

Bali has been hailed as one of the top ten vegan-friendly cities in Asia on a list made by American animal rights organization, PETA  This comes as no surprise...

Bali ranked as one of Asia’s most vegan-friendly places

Jamu in Bali: A guide to getting the magical herbal potion on the island

Passed down from mother to daughter since the days of the Javanese Mataram Kingdom around 1300 years ago, jamu remains an important part of the daily wellness routine for many...

Jamu in Bali: A guide to getting the magical herbal potion on the island

A guide to Bali’s artisanal chocolate factories

Indonesia is one of the world’s top cacao producers, after Ghana and the Ivory Coast, but up til recently, anybody would have been hard-pressed to find quality chocolate made in...

A guide to Bali’s artisanal chocolate factories

Coco & Poke: Thumbs up for the poke bowls at newest addition to Uluwatu

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — Single Fin is up with the trends The Uluwatu hub quickly rode the smoothie bowl wave, setting up a Nalu Bowls last year, and now it’s adding more hip foods...

Coco & Poke: Thumbs up for the poke bowls at newest addition to Uluwatu

Bali’s Sweet Revolution: Where to get Michelin-star-worthy desserts on the island

Desserts are no longer just a mere afterthought to dinner With more innovative, and devilishly good options than ever, many are choosing to indulge their sweet tooth sans meal And...

Bali’s Sweet Revolution: Where to get Michelin-star-worthy desserts on the island

9 Bali seafood restaurants serving up mouthwatering, fresh seafood

What’s a trip to Bali without sampling the fresh seafood Thanks to the rich waters, there is never a shortage of restaurants in Bali that serve up sumptuous seafood...

9 Bali seafood restaurants serving up mouthwatering, fresh seafood

Pizzeria Italia opens second spot in Bukit

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — As people who somewhat regularly get their fix of pasta and pizza in Bukit by getting delivery from Padang Padang area’s Pizzeria Italia, we were pumped to...

Pizzeria Italia opens second spot in Bukit

Babi guling lovers, pigs are getting roasted right this weekend and it’s a feast you won’t want to miss

While it may seem like Bali, Ubud especially, is overrun with vegans, the art of roasting meat is still very much alive with Balinese locals  After all, one of Bali’s...

Babi guling lovers, pigs are getting roasted right this weekend and it’s a feast you won’t want to miss

Coconuts Bali Food & Drink

Bali has a thriving food and drink scene, and we are seriously eating it up. Literally. From sharing the latest food buzz, to dishing up handy food guides to publishing critical reviews of the newest and hottest establishments on the island, our food and drink section brings you the most essential food and drink content in the land. It seems like there’s a new cafe or bar or restaurant opening up in Bali on the daily, and we are so there for it. We are obsessed with tasty Indonesian street food, from nasi padang, to terang bulan, to true Balinese like lawar and babi guling. Warung hunters, we are. We are also so on top of the island’s every-growing international culinary scene. It seemed like just a few years back you could barely get a good bite of Mexican or Japanese food, but now you’ve got multiple highly-ranked options. Looking over to Ubud, we see plenty of serious gastronomic innovation, while Seminyak’s also got a number of truly exceptional chefs doing incredible things with food. And don’t even get us started about all the drink mixing going on. Moreover, let us assure you that we also cater to all interests and find our food coverage incredibly balanced—meaning we are up on vegan and health food trends but we can also tell you where on the island to get the best burger or bbq. A meat-free life isn’t for everyone in Bali. Ayo, selamat makan!