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“Picturesque and fun”
Review of La Plancha

La Plancha
Ranked #99 of 510 Restaurants in Seminyak
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $15
Cuisines: Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Asian, Indonesian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: on the beach between Jl. Dhyanapura & 66 road.vibrant spanish beach bar & restaurant named after a traditional spanish way of cooking 'la plancha'traditional, simple, unpretentious, fresh spanish food & comfortable colourful beanbags to enjoy a drink & watch the amazing bali sunsets.
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Picturesque and fun”
Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Very colourful and relaxing. When we arrived, the wait staff promptly searched for some coloured beanbags that were spare and seated us under a colourful umbrella. The cocktails were not that tasty, best to stick to the bintangs here. The food on the other hand was delicious. For approx $AU12 the misto plate was great value- prawns, calamari, tuna, sardines, squid plus wedges. My friend ate the local fish, Mahi Mahi and said it was also nice.
Very picturesque and great tunes in the background.

Thank Melinda C
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Nice place for a sunset.”
Reviewed April 8, 2014

So in love with the colorful beans bag, the music was good, delicious food and fresh yummy smoothie!

  • Visited April 2014
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Thank Hazlinah
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Baarn, The Netherlands
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87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Super place to eat!”
Reviewed March 31, 2014

Located on the beach and super atmosphere! Watch the sun go down and drink & eat tapas (and/or Asian food).

Visited December 2013
Thank Patrick N
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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121 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“One of the best spots for a sunset!!!!!”
Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Had heard about this place and just hadn't found the time to visit it.
Finally on this trip we got there, we got a taxi to drop us off just near Cocoon Beach Club and we just walked along to street until we got to La Plancha (head towards Seminyak).
We left it a little late so it was about 6.00pm when we were heading down the street, past several other beach bars along the way which were all quiet. I was thinking that it must be a quiet night and not many people were on the beach, that changed because La Plancha must be the place to be on the beach because it was packed. We walked in and headed down to the bean bags, limited amount left, but being only two of us we didn't have trouble finding a spot. (Don't worry about waiting to be seated you just head down and find a spot)
Staff were friendly and efficient considering they were busy.
Sunsets here are just amazing so be sure to take your camera down, and the colours from the bean bags and umbrella gives the place a happy feeling :)
Night time comes and the lights come on, even your table lights up and changes colour. :)
My Mum's not a beer drinker but it's was so crisp and cold that it's easy to drink. Didn't try any food as we had a reservation elsewhere, but the burgers coming out from the kitchen looked yummy.
Be prepared for the hawkers to try and sell you things, from sarongs to paintings, but if you say no thank you they were good at moving along.
Have always wanted to spent time at a beach bar and I am so glad that La Plancha was my first experience, will defiantly be back and will be recommending.

Visited March 2014
Thank Cassandra B
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Seattle, Washington
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175 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Bean Bags and Beach”
Reviewed March 29, 2014

I guess La Plancha started setting the trend with colorful bean bags on the beach. Many bars have followed, but they haven't caught on to La Plancha's popularity. The music good, the service abundant and the food smelled good.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank asharprd
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