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The Elysian’s poolside Seminyak restaurant

The Elysian’s poolside Seminyak restaurant

The signature restaurant of The Elysian Boutique Villa Hotel, Rush Bamboo offers an intimate venue to dine and relax from the hustle bustle of Seminyak Street in the quaint set up at this Bali luxury resort.

Encased in tropical gardens and with an air of seclusion, the restaurant features indoor and open-air dining area that is flanked by 25 meters gorgeous main pool. The pool is being lined by shaded cabanas for more private dining options, and leads its way to a waterfall where the calm rush of torrents creating a tranquil ambiance of a serene paradise. The whole atmosphere is laid-back and perfect for a casual dining experience. You would surely forget that you are actually in Seminyak; the most happening street in Bali.

This restaurant in Seminyak features a wide array of menu selection that spans from international favorites to series of locally inspired dishes. From the sumptuous all-time favorite of American Cheese burger with its succulent homemade patties and crispy fries, the menu expands to Japanese delicacy of Gindara Saikyo; a broiled Gindara fish served with sautéed Chinese bok choy & potatoes, for a healthier and gluten free option. The highlight of them all, however, is its very own Indonesian dishes that come to life by the skillful hands of the resident chef of Rush Bamboo. Various kind of Nasi Goreng, Indonesia fried rice, takes a new spin with the added variations including the rice & noodles combo Nasi Goreng Mawut from East Java or the people-choice of all time, Beef rendang, the heavenly caramelized beef curry from West Sumatra.

Come Friday, the quite and laid back atmosphere of Rush Bamboo turns into an intimate festive for the weekly event of Barbeque Night. For this themed dining, the succulent Balinese signature’s of duck/chicken betutu is becoming the star of the night. Juicy and tender barbeque meat, this spit-roast duck/chicken takes 24 hours in preparation and regarded as a must-try-meal when you are holidaying in Bali.

With the soft glow of floating tea lights and the calm radiant of the underwater-lit pool, the night evolves into a romantic date night in Seminyak. Dine under the stars with your loved ones while being accompanied by the vibrant performance of Balinese dance. Bask into the beauty of the night as you sip into the selections of fresh cocktails from the bar for a true holiday experience in Bali. Aside of the BBQ night, Rush Bamboo also offers regular themed evenings, that includes seafood dinners, Indonesian Ristaffel (‘rice table’) and a recommended satay night.

The restaurant caters breakfast, all-day dining to an afternoon tea session by the pool and cocktails happy hour. A 24 hours in-villa service is also available for staying guests for a more private dining option in the privacy of the Elysian luxurious villas in Seminyak. And if you are keen to duplicate all these Balinese delicacies at the comfort of your home, a cooking class is available for the curious minds. Focusing on Jimbaran cooking style, the cooking class covers all aspects to create the world-famous Jimbaran seafood dishes, from the tips on how to select fresh seafood, to spices preparation and cooking techniques.

Rush Bamboo Restaurant and Bar also opens for public and external guests. For booking and reservation, please contact: (0361) 730999