With a lot of interesting tourist attractions in Nusa Penida, you will find plenty of great things to do in Bali. The island is also famous for its delicious traditional foods. As one of the most popular destinations on Earth, the regions in Bali, include Ubud, has a lot of traditional food stalls to opt. Here are 5 places for traditional food lovers in Ubud you should not miss when visiting the island.
1. Nasi Ayam (Chicken Rice) Kedawetan Bu Mangku
This Balinese-style chicken rice is one of the most popular food stalls in Ubud. The main menu offered by this Nasi Ayam Kedawetan Bu Mangku consists of soft steamed rice, spicy chunks & strips of chickens, half a slice of boiled sambal-topped egg, fish wrapped-style satays, a salad mix with shredded coconut, deep-fried crispy chicken skins, and more.
2. Murni’s Warung
The next best place for foodies in Ubud is Murni’s Warung. This food stall is very popular among tourists with its traditional Balinese cuisines and local coffees. It is located on the southern end of the Campuhan River’s valley. The Murni’s Warung has been around since 1970 and provides popular menus such as Bebek Betutu rice plate. The dish is served along with fragrant turmeric rice and traditional Balinese “urap”.
3. Naughty Nuri’s
One of the 5 best places for traditional food lovers in Ubud is Naughty Nuri’s. This Ubud’s popular little food stall offers premium grill pork ribs for the tourists come to the region. The homemade succulent baby ribs menu is served along with sweet barbecue sauce blend. Additionally, the food stalls also offer Balinese local cuisines such as a wide range of freshly, marinated grilled satays, fried noodle, fried rice, and more.
4. Bebek Tepi Sawah
Being located on Goa Gajah Street, East Ubud, Bebek Sawah does not only provide you with delicious Balinese traditional cuisine but also fascinating local ambiance. The food stall is located in an area surrounded by green rice paddies. The local menus offered include smoked chicken and crispy fried duck served along with spicy sambal sauce and stir-fried water spinach.
5. Bebek Bengil
One of the 5 best places for traditional food lovers in Ubud you should not skip when visiting the region is Bebek Bengil. Also being known with its other name, “Dirty Duck Diner”, this Bebek Bengil food stall is very popular among tourists, both local and international. The original recipe of the dish is being retained since 1990. Besides the fried duck as the main menu, the food stall also provides smoked chicken, smoked duck, and satays.