Balinese Food


Sate Lilit

Sate is one of the favourite street foods in Bali and Java. Sold from smokey street-side carts, this snack of bbq meat on bamboo sticks needs no advertising, you can smell it a block away. In Bali and Java sate can include many ingredients including ayam (chicken), kambing (goat), sapi (beef), kelinci (rabbit) and others. The Balinese love […]


Sambal Matah – Balinese Sauce

Sambal Matah from Bali, it was fresh and spicy bite. Usually eaten with Balinese mixed rice or grilled fish. Balinese cuisine Sambal Matah is very distinctive and can last up to one day use as long as first saute the original palm oil. This sauce is usually combined with ayam suwir (sliced chicken little).


Lawar Bali

Lawar is one of Bali’s most famous local dishes. Made from pig’s blood and spices, together with an assortment of other goodies, lawar can be found in every village in Bali. What is Lawar? Balinese cuisine has many signature dishes including babi guling and bebek betutu. One of the local dishes that all Balinese love is Lawar Bali, […]


Bubuh Injin – Original Snack of The Gods Island

Bubuh Injin or better known as the black sticky rice porridge is derived from the Bali island. Nothing distinguishes it from black glutinous rice porridge ever. Maybe just naming a different course in each area. This Bubuh Injin made from black glutinous rice cooked with red sugar. As a complement, usually given during the presentation areh or running […]


Bebek Betutu

Bebek Betutu (Roast Duck) is one of the most famous dishes in Bali. Balinese people themselves may cook it for a special occasion and its not really an everyday dish. Some restaurants in Bali offer bebek betutu, with the request you order a day in advance, due to the preparation time.


Balinese Nasi Campur

It means Bali Mix Rice in English. Balinese Nasi Campur is one of famous food and it is easy to find everywhere. It contains a bowl of steamed rice, mix with steamed vegetables with shredded spicy coconut, fried nuts, coconut milk, few shreds of fried/dry curry chicken, chopped seasoning,  meat or fish, a crispy and sambal (hot traditional […]


Babi Guling

Babi Guling is Bali’s most famous dish. Ask a Balinese person what their favorite food is and there is a good chance they’ll say “Bali Guling”. Indonesia is a Muslim country, so pork isn’t celebrated as it is here in Bali. The Balinese however often keep pigs at home behind the house, feeding on food scraps, for that […]


Ayam Betutu (Chicken Betutu) – Chicken With Herb Seasoning

If you are a fan of processed chicken dishes, you must try one of these Balinese cuisine. Ayam Betutu (Chicken Betutu) dish which is made from chicken or duck, which contains the whole spices, then roasted in the husk fire. Ayam Betutu used as food in religious ceremonies and traditional ceremonies. Now, chicken betutu can be enjoyed in […]