Category: Special Events

From long table lunches overlooking the valleys, jungles and rice fields of Ubud, to culinary collaborations between Southeast Asia’s top chefs, our Special Events put the best of Bali on the table. Held across Ubud’s most coveted venues, our Special Events are the ultimate foodies’ guide to town.


Special Event: Michelin-starred Modern Thai

24 Apr 2019 19:00

The fifth UFF kicks off early on Bali’s southwest coast as Chef Ton takes over the kitchen of Seasalt at Alila Seminyak. At Bangkok’s Michelin-starred Le Du, Chef Ton turns …

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Special Event: Opening Night Party

25 Apr 2019 18:30

Let the munching marathon begin! As the first stars appear above Campuhan Ridge, sip cocktails and sample canapés from some of Ubud’s finest eateries, while swapping must-try dishes and restaurants …

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Special Event: Ubud’s Superfood Brunch

26 Apr 2019 11:00

Full Circle is Ubud’s new irresistibly cool tropical haven, and Gloria Susindra is behind its consistently tasty menu. Mr. Fox is Jakarta’s new home of gutsy, globally-inspired fare and playful …

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Special Event: Just Desserts

26 Apr 2019 18:00

Moksa is Bali’s premier plant-based restaurant, revered for its raw vegan and vegetarian cuisine that tempts even the most committed carnivores. For their UFF19 Special Event Chef Made Runatha is …

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Special Event: Amandari’s 30th Anniversary

26 Apr 2019 19:00

UFF presents unrivaled opportunities to explore elevated Indonesian cuisine, and there’s no finer venue at which to do so than Amandari. Jakarta’s culinary star Fernando Sindu, Amandari’s Executive Chef Reynaldo …

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Special Event: Esquina y Lacasita

26 Apr 2019 19:00

Barcelona-born Chef Carlos Montobbio leads Singapore’s Esquina with his artfully crafted contemporary interpretations of Spanish flavors. When he’s hosted at Lacasita, Ubud’s home of muy picante modern Mexican, it will …

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Special Event: Haoma X Apéritif

26 Apr 2019 19:00

Deepanker Khosla, Elite Magazine’s Most Innovative Young Chef 2018, is at the vanguard of sustainable cuisine with Haoma, Bangkok’s first urban farm restaurant. With 20+ years’ experience, Nic Vanderbeeken is …

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Special Event: Merah Putih Hijau

26 Apr 2019 19:00

What do Indonesia and Italy have in common? Their cultural diversity is an important part of national identity, along with their warm and friendly hospitality. Merah Putih’s Kieran Morland and …

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Special Event: Explore Umami and Acidity at LocaLAB

26 Apr 2019 19:00

LocaLAB is not just Locavore’s R&D arm – it’s also a space for the culinarily curious to learn about the process of creating a Locavore dish. Focusing on one ingredient, …

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Special Event: Best of Bali 2.0

26 Apr 2019 19:00

Six chefs from the island’s most vaunted venues – Bikini, Cuca, Kaum, Mason and Mozaic – will go shoulder-to-shoulder to put the best of Bali on your plates. At the …

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Special Event: Ternate Long Table Lunch

27 Apr 2019 11:00

Long fascinated by the Spice Islands, Janet DeNeefe’s love of Moluccan cuisine runs deep. Joined by Kris Syamsudin, Founder of Cengkeh Afo and Gamalama Spices in Ternate, they will present …

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Special Event: Molecular Magic

27 Apr 2019 18:30

Adhitia Julisiandi is Chef de Cuisine of celebrated contemporary Indonesian restaurant, 1945. In collaboration with bridges’ Chef Wayan Sukarta, he’ll share his molecular gastronomy flair and passion for local produce …

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Special Event: How Spicy Do You Like It?

27 Apr 2019 18:30

Dutch-Indonesian Ben Ungermann will delve into his roots for richly-spiced dishes and desserts, each deserving of just the right drink. Former National Champion and Flair Master Imammudin has 16 years’ …

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Special Event: Contemporary Italian with a Touch of Tradition

27 Apr 2019 18:30

Chef Maurizio Bombini learned his trade at his parents’ restaurant on the shores of the Adriatic Sea, and is now Chef-Owner of Seminyak’s MAURI. When he helms Uma Cucina’s kitchen, …

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Special Event: Best of Asia

27 Apr 2019 19:00

Leading chefs from Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Thailand and Singapore unite to bring the region’s best to Nusantara. This family style dinner of traditional dishes from each nation will have …

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Special Event: Maestri Moderno Mediterraneo

27 Apr 2019 19:00

Luca Fantin has held his Michelin star for seven years, and in 2017 Identità Golose Magazine crowned him Best Italian Chef in the World. Melding modern techniques with the island’s …

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Special Event: Nyonya Nuptial Nosh

28 Apr 2019 12:00

Nyonya or Peranakan cuisine is the stuff of legend. As descendants of early Chinese migrants in Penang, Malacca, Singapore and Indonesia married with local populations, the culinary marriages were just …

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Special Event: Fine Dining Royalty at The Viceroy

28 Apr 2019 15:30

L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon group is fine dining royalty, with 35 Michelin stars awarded to its restaurants globally. Yannis Janssens is Executive Pastry Chef at L’Atelier Bangkok. With Ubud’s most …

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Special Event: Pescatarian Paradise

28 Apr 2019 18:00

Padi Fine Dining is Ubud’s only plant-based and pescatarian fine dining restaurant. Hans Christian, Chef de Cuisine of Jakarta’s VIEW Restaurant & Bar, is the man behind the city’s first …

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Special Event: Ultimate Asian Barbecue

28 Apr 2019 18:30 // 20:30

Celebrated Korean American chef, Judy Joo, the doyenne of modern Indonesian food, Petty Elliott, and Capella Ubud’s Culinary Director, Matt McCool, get together for an omakase night on the grill. …

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