Welcoming the Year of the Tiger, restaurants and resorts across the island are getting their Lunar New Year feasts ready. So, if you’re celebrating Chinese New Year in Bali, then you’re in luck!
On Tuesday, 1 February 2022 the island will see delicious food, moon cakes, red ang pao envelopes and more to celebrate this special occasion. Here we’ve listed the venues bringing you a way to celebrate Chinese New Year in Bali, listed by area.
Gong Xi Fa Cai!
Chinese New Year in Bali
KUTA / LEGIAN
Azul Beach Club Bali
Azul Beach Club welcomes families to gather and celebrate Chinese New Year with a grand feast at their beachfront venue. Indulge in an array of Oriental delicacies with a Western twist during their Family Lunar Brunch on Tuesday, 1 February 2022 from 12pm – 4pm.
The Family Lunar Brunch presents a Chinese fusion buffet featuring a tantalising variety of Oriental fusion delights including Shaomai stuffed with chicken Gordon blue, steamed BBQ pork dumpling, marinara gyoza, mustard charsiu pork ribs, fried noodle Bolognese, and more. The exquisite buffet experience will be topped off with sweet treats such as green tea tiramisu, bika ambon brulee, assorted sliced tropical fresh fruits and authentic kue keranjang or Nian Gao cake, a cake that symbolises prosperity in Chinese tradition.
Additionally, the afternoon will be enlivened by various entertainment and activities including the iconic Barong Sai dance performance, kids’ games and activities with prizes, pinata, bouncy castle, and a fortune-teller.
The early bird price for the Family Lunar Brunch is available at IDR 275,000++ per person (50% OFF for children 5-11 years old).
Anantara Seminyak Bali
Usher in the auspicious Year of the Tiger with a delectable all-you-can-eat Lunar New Year buffet for all the family at Anantara Seminyak Bali.
Set yourself beachfront at the resort’s Sunset on Seminyak Restaurant where a spread of Chinese and Asian cuisine awaits: Dim Sum, Roast Duck, Sweet and Sour Clam, Crispy Pork, Grilled Fish and Chicken Satay are just some of the dishes you can savour during Chinese New Year in Bali, as well as a selection of desserts for that sweet, sweet finish! The special-occasion buffet is available from 31 January to 7 February 2022, from 5PM to 10PM, giving you plenty of time to try this dining experience in Seminyak.
The buffet is priced at IDR 222.000++ for food only; or IDR 440.000++ for food and free-flow selected alcoholic beverage. They’re also giving a 25% discount for men who come dressed in a ‘Touch of Tiger’ – rawr!
For information and reservations: +62 361 737773 | WA +6287850217393 | email@example.com
The Apurva Kempinski Bali
Celebrate Chinese New Year in Bali at one of the island’s newest Chinese-inspired culinary experiences: Bai Yun at The Apurva Kempinski Bali.
Bai Yun, meaning ‘white cloud’ in Mandarin, is the resort’s brand-new hot pot experience that treats you to premium-quality meat, fresh seafood, noodles, and more served in a bowl of piping hot soup. The name is derived from the way hot pots produce heat, which creates steam that floats in the air. Executive Chef Ho Weng Kit has crafted a selection of soup bases from herbal chicken, pork collagen, and of course a vegetarian option too, in which guests can indulge individually. He also focuses on using fresh seasonal ingredients for his hot pot patrons.
Bai Yun also presents an array of delectable Dim Sum, making it the apt destination in Nusa Dua to celebrate the year of the tiger this 1 February 2022.
Andaz Bali Sanur
Celebrate Chinese New Year in Bali overlooking Sanur Beach at Andaz Bali. On 1 February 2022, the resort’s beachfront restaurant, Fisherman’s Club, presents a Chinese-themed brunch!
Feast over heart-warming dishes that bring back memories, priced at IDR 490,000 ++ per person (food only). Or, get your friends and family together and enjoy a special package of IDR 1,600,000 ++ for 4 pax (food only). Complimentary access to Andaz swimming pool included in price.
To make your booking: 0361 320 1234 | +62 815-1403-8587 (Whatsapp) | andazbali.com
Naga Eight, one of Bali’s newest restaurants, celebrates their first Lunar New Year this 1 February 2022, and will be presenting two days of feasting in light of this very special moment!
This authentic Cantonese restaurant opened in Sanur on 8 December 2022, showcasing a menu featuring the finest of Cantonese barbecue and Wok cuisine. For Chinese New Year, they have prepared three set menus – Harmony, Prosperity and Fortune – each of which comes with a Yu Sheng Prosperity Toss, the Cantonese raw fish salad that is traditionally eaten as a symbol of abundance and prosperity in the new year. Set menus include dishes like Poached Red Snapper, Roast Duck with Hoisin and Plum sauce, and more.
Packages are available for lunch and dinner on 31 January and 1 February 2022. Prices are: Harmony Package – IDR 288.000++/person; Prosperity Package – IDR 388.000++/person; Fortune package; IDR 488.000++/person. Minimum order of four pax per package.
Information and Reservations: +62 812 3788 8089 | nagaeight.com
Hyatt Regency Bali
At one of Sanur’s favourite seaside spots, Pizzaria at Hyatt Regency Bali, Chinese New Year will be enjoyed with the cool ocean breeze at this classic restaurant. A local favourite! This welcoming for the Year of the Tiger will be enjoyed over three days from 30 January to 1 February 2022.
On Sunday, 30 January, the restaurant will hold a Chinese-themed Sunday Brunch, priced at IDR 390.000++/person; followed by an optional additional Paint and Sip experience with Bartega (IDR 350.000++/person), with a Tiger-theme for the painting itself.
On Monday 31 January 2022, Pizzaria will have a Chinese family style dinner available. The menu (available here) features a Yee Sang Salad, Oven-Baked Peking Duck Spring Rolls, Steamed Grouper, Charsiu Chicken, Oven Braised Pork Belly and more. Priced at IDR 365.000++/person. On 1 February 2022, Pizzaria will be hosting their Chinese family style menu again, available for lunch with a live barongsai performance from 11.30am onwards, and then later for dinner with no barongsai performance.
JIMBARAN / ULUWATU
RIMBA Jimbaran BALI by AYANA
Welcome the Year of the Tiger with Family and Friends, celebrate traditions at Ah Yat Abalone Seafood Restaurant, the prized Chinese restaurant at RIMBA Jimbaran BALI by AYANA. With their five-star ambiance and service, Ah Yat Abalone Seafood serves authentic Chinese delicacies, dim sum and seafood, with an exquisite selection of roasted meats.
The restaurant, and the resort, are celebrating Chinese New Year in Bali with a range of experiences and dining options. For groups and families, indulge in the Chinese New Year Set Menu Feast where an array of dishes are set at the centre of the table for all to share and enjoy, family style. Each set menu (3 options available) serves 8 dishes, featuring delicacies like Ah Yat Barbecue Two Combinantion, Stewed Fresh Abalone with Japanese Mushroom, Roasted Duck, Steamed Garoupa Fish in HK Style, Sautéed Broccoli with Garlic, Black Pepper Beef and more. Set Menu option is for a minimum of 5 persons, starting from IDR 988,000++ per person, available from 26 January – 6 February 2022. The restaurant is also offering 3 different takeaway set menus if you prefer to spend your Chinese New Year at home, but with amazing food to celebrate!
On 31 January 2022, Ah Yat Abalone Seafood Restaurant will also present a Prosperity & Good Luck Barongsai Dance Performance to accompany diners, taking place 7PM – 7.30PM.
Another performance will take place at Rock Bar BALI on 1 February 2022, from 5.30PM to 6PM.
Welcome the Year of the Tiger with auspicious traditions and culinary delights at Sundara Bali. Toss to health and good luck with a complimentary Yusheng fish salad featuring the freshest catch from the neighbouring Jimbaran Fish Markets, and then savour the succulent smoky flavours of Chef Phil’s Peking Duck. Lunar New Year never tasted so good!
The Chinese New Year specials are available from 31 January – 1 February 2022, from 5PM to 10PM. Tuck into a BBQ Specials like the BBQ Peking Duck: Rp220,000++ (Half); IDR Rp380,000++ (Full) including house-made condiments and mineral water. Complimentary Yusheng for every table. Full a la carte BBQ menu available, with 2-for-1 Sundowners 5-7pm.
For enquiries and bookings, visit the link: linktr.ee/sundarabali
The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali
This Chinese New Year, celebrate a year of good fortune and longevity at The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, where they’ve prepared a sumptuous meal for you to enjoy with family and loved ones. The prominent Ubud resort is collaborating with Fu Shou Noodle Club to present exclusive dishes featuring traditional authentic Chinese Noodles (Bakmie), a symbol of longevity in Chinese culture. Indulge in the delectable dishes available only at the resort’s Tall Trees restaurant as you enjoy the mesmerising view of Ubud’s lush greenery.
With prices starting from IDR 70,000 per bowl, delight in the likes of Fù Qīng Miàn, Daily Fresh Homemade Chewy Noodles with Charsiu Pork, Fukian, Minced Pork/Chicken, Shitake Mushroom, Marble Egg, and Scallion, separately served with free-range chicken broth; Chǎo Miàn, Wok-Fried Daily Fresh Homemade Chewy Noodles with Fukian, Lapcheong (Chinese sausage), prawn, beansprout and scallion; and Sù Miàn, Daily Fresh Homemade Chewy Noodles with Shitake Mushroom, and Scallion, separately served with free-range chicken broth. Moreover, revel in the Siomay and Pork Dumpling each priced at IDR 45,000.
These exclusive culinary offerings are available on Monday, 31 January 2022 at Tall Trees Restaurant, from 11am – 5pm.
Welcome the Year of the Tiger up in Ubud where Bisma Eight has prepared an exquisite dinner at Copper Kitchen, Bar & Rooftop dubbed The Red Dinner in celebration of Chinese New Year. The dinner will be held on Tuesday, 1 February 2022 from 6pm – 10pm.
Setting up the dinner at Copper’s rooftop, the team at Bisma Eight have prepared a delectable 3-course dinner with dishes including Amuse Bouche (BBQ Pork, Pomelo); Seafood Soup (prawn, squid, fish, eff, sesame oil); Main Course options of Confit Duck Leg with Balinese Spices (pumpkin puree, roasted beetroot, sauteed potatoes) or Steamed Snapper Fillet (sauteed sesame pak choi, Szechuan ginger sauce, steamed rice); and Dessert featuring Vanilla Milk Pudding (strawberry compote, chocolate ice cream). The dinner is priced at IDR 350,000++ per person.
Additionally, Bisma Eight is offering a special Chinese New Year staycation package, where guests can indulge in the well-appointed rooms featuring Gaemon-style bathtubs with room options of Garden Suite, Canopy Suite or Forest Suite. Direct booking benefits include daily a la carte breakfast by Copper, complimentary Afternoon Tea, complimentary 30-minute photo session, complimentary bicycle use, 15% off on all food and beverages, and 30% off on all Spa treatments.
This stay offer is valid for direct bookings only and reservations made now for eligible stays between 28 January 2022 to 6 February 2022. No advance payment is required, flexible cancellation and payment upon arrival are possible.
Ayung Terrace at Four Seasons Sayan
The Year of the Tiger calls for a feast in the jungle, and nothing tops the dramatic architecture, lush green views and culinary prowess of the award-winning Four Seasons Resort at Sayan.
Accessed via a treetop suspension bridge just 10 minutes’ drive from Ubud, the resort’s signature restaurant, Ayung Terrace, invites you to celebrate Lunar New Year with your nearest and dearest, indulging in a special 8-course family-style dinner overlooking the river valley. Crafted by Executive Sous Chef Wayan Sutariawan (call him Suta), whose local expertise combines with 5+ years overseas discovering international flavours and techniques, the menu features classic favourites with the freshest premium ingredients: crispy prawn and chicken wonton with starfruit sauce; jiu ji seafood salad; pork dumpling soup; crispy pork belly; wok-fried beef, garden-fresh vegetables, and chilli chicken with cashew nuts; and a decadent chocolate fondant with homemade caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream to finish. All delivered with Four Seasons legendary service.
For guests who can’t take the thought of leaving the resort after such a magnificent dinner, the Stay 2 Pay 1 offer comes with daily breakfast, a bonus upgrade to a one-bedroom pool villa, and complimentary afternoon tea for all Lunar New Year and Valentine’s bookings received by 31 January. This bonus night offer is valid at both Four Seasons Resorts Bali at Sayan and Jimbaran Bay, until 31 March 2022.
Lunar New Year dinner: available 6-10pm daily, 31 January – 4 February
Rp888,000 net for 2 people. Additional person Rp388,000 net.
HOTEL TUGU BALI
Celebrate Chinese New Year in Bali dining inside a 310 years old Kang Xi Temple! Perhaps one of the most stunning, not to mention historical, rooms within the illustrious Hotel Tugu Bali is Bale Sutra.
Found on the ground floor of the popular Ji Restaurant, Bale Sutra presents a truly immersive experience of age-old China. The most impressive feature is the actual structure of the room, which encompass an entire 310 year old temple from the Kang XI period, which Tugu Hotels founder/designer, Anhar Setjadibrata, rescued from ruins in Java and completely reconstructed on the first island in Indonesia where the temple landed hundreds of years ago. Around the room, antiques, authentic accoutrements and photographs set the scene. For a one-of-a-kind Chinese New Year in Bali, this setting is hard to beat.
Take a seat at the long, ceremonial dining table for an extravagant 8-course dinner, with a menu of Japanaese meets Peranakan Chinese delicacies.
8-course dinner priced at 488,888++ per person – available on both 31 January & 1 February 2022.
Dinner starts at 7pm | Bale Sutra at Hotel Tugu Bali
Golden Monkey Canggu
Finding a proper, dinner-ready Chinese restaurant in Canggu was previously difficult, let alone one that serves the range of both Cantonese fare and Szechuan dishes this restaurant offers. With outdoor and indoor seating enough for up to 80 diners, a fully-stocked bar serving wine and cocktails, tables complete with Lazy Susans and Chinese-inspired décor, Golden Monkey Canggu fills a void in the area. The restaurant has already proven popular for lunch guests, groups and families.
The menu showcases all the favourite Chinese comfort foods, from Dim Sum to Chinese BBQ, stir-fried vegetables, noodles, porridge, seafood and more. Big bamboo steamer baskets filled with Dim Sum are brought hot to the table, with the classic Har Gow, Xia Long Bao (moneybags), Siu Mai options available, amongst many others. Though a luxurious ‘Black Truffle Har Gow’ adds a little extra zest to your usual dim sum dinner.
To celebrate Chinese New Year in Bali, Golden Monkey will be serving a selection of delectable dishes with their specially designed Lunar New Year set menu, priced at IDR 488,000++ per person.