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Cuca

Jalan Yoga Perkanthi, Jimbaran, Bali 80364, Indonesia
+62 361 708066
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Ranked #1 of 96 Restaurants in Jimbaran
Price range: $15 - $45
Cuisines: Dessert, Tapas, Contemporary, International
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cuca is a casual dining destination all about taste that tempts guests with three reasons to visit: tapas, cocktails, and desserts; and three spaces to experience: an interactive and exciting food bar, a relaxed and intimate dining room, and a chilled out garden lounge.Cuca serves western cooking made only from the best and freshest local ingredients.
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
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  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Albury
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Congratulations Cuca and Chef (Kevin Cherkas), not many chef's come out and greet you on arrival and allow you into the kitchen to have a look at the open classy, delightful space and take a photo. After spending 10 nights in Bali and eating out every night at some very beautiful restaurants. None compare to Cuca. We would say Cuca... More

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London
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Great food, different and tasty. Our only suggestion would be to allow a little bit more time in between dishes since we felt a little bit rushed. We paid around 1 million Rp for two with two beers. Our favourite dish was the shaved bacon with beetroot. Amazing Not the cheapest in this part of the world but worth it.

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

we were in town for a very short time so decided to get the best food as per tripadvisor. It's turned out quiet a surprise..! First of all, the restaurant ambience is ok, they have such a big area with garden but their dining area was a bit boring, need to do something to make it live. secondly, the staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

A family occasion with 3 small grandchildren (3 months, 3 & 5), daughter (33), son (29) and GP's were absolutely taken by the unique taste experience, the amazing san gria , the service for all the family and the amazing atmosphere. Agree go before its too popular and from any where in Bali

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Jakarta
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

We came with high expectations, having read so many great reviews here and because of the pedigree of the chef. We left laughing so hard due to disappointment. Don't get me wrong, the menu is inventive and imaginative. The chef works with a lot of local ingredients. Everything is beautifully presented. But that's about it. We just can't appreciate the... More

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Tucson, AZ
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

The most inventive, perfect tapas I have ever had. Very unusual combinations of ingredients, awesome presentation.

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Impressive restaurant with varied menu. Excellent service; all staff eager to please and are very attentive. Worth a visit!

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

After spending 8 nights in Bali this was hands down the best meal we had during our stay. The Chef here (Kevin Cherkas), who has worked at some of the worlds best restaurants (Daniels in NYC and El Bulli), which you can tell as he has created a relaxed dining room offering up some very clever, inventive and incredibly tasty... More

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Really enjoyed the food here - great setting, we sat inside initially but insisted a move outside as it was clearly much nicer and after a bit of fuss about being fully booked they followed our suggestion to make a new table outside, Simpliz :-) Star dishes - BBQ octopus, fried chicken, pumpkin salad Def reco a visit here when... More

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3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We had an excellent lunch in this restaurant. We were sitting outside on the terrace under the palm tree and started with a very nice cocktail. They are very orginal and everything is home-made. The menu looks very impressive and it was difficult to make a choice! Since we were 3 we ordered as many as possible to share and... More

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