This Bali institution is as Humongously popular as its fantastic ribs deserve. A trip to Naughty Nuri’s is a great fun night out starting with the big wooden share tables, where you may find yourself making friends with your seating partners while everybody chows down on the famous ribs. That is simply the friendly type of place Naughty Nuri’s is; great fun and casual with super food and lethal cocktails.
In fact the restaurant itself proudly proclaims that is has ‘Wicked Ribs! Brutal Martinis!’ And anyone who has dined at Naughty Nuri’s is unlikely to argue. With two locations – one in artistic Batu belig branch. which is just a whistle away from Seminyak – there is no excuse not to include this long established eatery into your dining plans.
Smiles are guaranteed at Naughty Nuri’s and the kids and grown ups alike will love the witty piggy interiors, which include a massive hanging installation of a sexy rock’n’roll piguette – as well as the baby foot table that is popular with kids and grown ups alike.
Naughty Nuri’s offers up possibly the best pork ribs in Bali and that is saying something given that ‘babi’ or pork is a staple. This funky street side diner has a smokin’ grill set hard against the road and long queues that often snake into its car park. Drivers of passing cars wind down the windows to get a whiff of Naughty Nuri’s secret marinade that’s smells as good as it tastes. Big tender racks come in a full portion with a Balinese-style tin bucket in which to cast the bones.
Porn corn is a hot item, which has been roasted on the grill and is tender and juicy. This is seriously finger lickin’ good food. Black Angus rib eye steak, beef shish kebab, sweet potato fries, pork chops, tuna, sausages, garlic bread and chicken are cooked to order.
Vegetarians will adore killer Caesar salads that comes with quail eggs and croutons as well as vegetable curry and nachos. Teens and kids will love the monster beef hot dog with potato wedges. Indonesian favourites including chicken and pork sate, soto ayam, rujak, sop Iga, frenchified bebek goreng and the ubiquitous nasi goreng are there for the taking. Beef rendang is a Friday special while Sunday is set aside for the delicious babi guling.
Order a famous martini and bingo, you will be surrounded by the all singing, all dancing wait staff who have a ball while performing Nuri’s ‘shake shake shake’ dance. The lychee martini will have you calling for more. By the bar is their “naughty wall of shame” where greedy diners get to be named for their record setting effort of gorging on ribs.
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A visit to Naughty Nuri’s is never complete without a trip to the Naughty Oleh Oleh gift shop next door. Think pig, pigs and more pigs. This pig tastic retail outlet has a bamboozling range of piggy memorabilia including t-shirts, piggy banks, toys, umbrellas, posters, aprons and a wonderful coffee mug that reveals how pig evolved into man. Also, the team has a clean-minded charity project where they install red bins up and down the roadside of Batu Belig in a very un-swine like effort to keep Bali beautiful. Shake Shake Shake!
Naughty Nuri’s Warung-Batubelig
Jl. batubelig #41, kerobokan
+62 361 847 6722