Seminyak is a hip and happening place in Bali. There’s plenty of amazing restaurants to choose from that are family friendly too. If your kids need some comfort food and you need something with a little more spice, there’s one for you. Get ready to kick back and enjoy the evening sun.
One of the newest kids on the block is Saigon Street. The menu pays homage to classic and regional Vietnamese dishes with a modern twist. The menu features light, fresh and healthy dishes which you can share as a family or devour all to yourself. There's an extensive cocktail list for mom and dad, and a takeaway option if you have snoozy kids in tow.
Saigon Street, Jl. Petitenget No. 77X, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, www.saigonstreetbali.com/
Be sure to let your belly explore the array of restaurants and lounges, including Luna Roof Bar with yummy fruit Popsicle and Lola Restaurant famed for its Indonesian dessert. Want more action? Enjoy a front-row seat and watch the chef’s amusing acrobatic moves at Kitano Teppanyaki! Kids’ menus and highchairs are available too!
L Hotel Seminyak, Jl. Raya Petitenget No. 8L Seminyak, Bali 80361, +62 361 734 656, www.thelhotels.com
The new kids on the block, Café Organic, is a healthy food and vegan café serving raw and vegan dishes made with some of Bali’s finest ingredients! Great selection of juices, smoothies, as well as smoothie bowls available for very reasonable prices. A great place for divine, healthy meals!
Café Organic, Jl. Petitenget No. 99X, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, +62 361 370 5290
Nestled among the palm trees and frangipanis of beautiful Bali, lies one of the most luxurious venues on the island, Cocoon Restaurant and Beach Club. Inspired by the idyllic surroundings of the famous Bali beaches and combined with Mediterranean flair, Cocoon offers fine dining, poolside lounging, and a relaxed ambiance. The restaurant is located right next to a pool with an entertainment area where your kid can make fun crafts and swim, while you sit back and relax!
Cocoon Beach Club, Jl. Double Six No. 66, Blue Ocean Boulevard, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, +62 822 4723 7023, http://cocoon-beach.com
Grain Espresso is the new face of coffee and food in downtown Seminyak, featuring their own original coffee blend and an all-day breakfast and lunch menu created by an Australian chef. Grain espresso offers all the appeal of a modern café. High speed Internet, an airy upstairs terrace, and both air-conditioned and open air seating downstairs - perfect for al fresco dining. Visitors and families will all find something to tantalize the taste buds, from fresh juices and healthy smoothies, yummy cakes, tasty tapas, creative salads, and so much more.
Grain Espresso, Jl. Raya Seminyak No. 16B, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, +62 361 730 528, www.grainespresso.com
Love tree houses? Go to Shelter! At Shelter you will find a variety of delicious home style cooked dining choices, fresh chutneys, freshly tossed salads, a wide selection of pastries and gourmet sandwiches. Relax, take in the breeze, and enjoy Seminyak from a… higher level!
Shelter Café, Jl. Drupadi 2A, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, +62 813 377 06471?
Sea Circus is not an actual circus. It is one of the best restaurants, cocktail bars and coffee dens on the island. Juices, proper coffee, epic breakfasts, yummy tapas, stylish décor, they’ve got it all going on… Oh yes, prompt service and good prices too! Check it out for yourselves!
Sea Circus, 22 Jalan Kayu Aya [Oberoi Rd], Seminyak, Bali, +62 361 738 667, http://seacircus-bali.com
Café Zucchini is a little slice of Bondi Beach and Byron Bay in Bali. They serve breakfast, an array of freshly prepared, and flavorsome salads and a lunch menu of light snacks and sandwiches. Their coffee is just spot on and the watermelon frappe to die for! Don’t miss their Super Acai Bowl. Acai berries blended with fresh mango, strawberries, almonds, chia seeds, graviola powder and shaved cocoa. Super Yum!
Café Zucchini, ?Jl. Laksmana Basangkasa no. 37 | (also known as Jl Oberoi), Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, +62 361 736 633????
Sisterfields represents the iconic café culture of Australia, bringing a love of good food and great coffee to the heart of Seminyak. Showcasing fresh pastries, salads and sandwiches alongside an extensive all-day breakfast, brunch and lunch menu, Sisterfields is one of the coolest boutique cafes on the island.
Sisterfields, Jl. Kayu Cendana no. 7, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, +62 811 3860 507, www.sisterfieldsbali.com
From the oh-so-awesome folks behind Potato Head Beach Club, Katamama promises guests a chic stay surrounded by shopping, nightlife, and cafes. There have lots of great F&B outlets too! For specialty cocktails, head to Akedemi. For Spanish tapas, visit the international fave MoVida. They have Spanish tapas dishes using the best local and international ingredients. There's a kids menu too!