Travelers who are lucky to enjoy a visit to the best beaches in southeast Asia should make sure not to miss a vacation highlight: a luxurious beach brunch. Enjoying a glamorous brunch while taking in beautiful oceanside views is one of the most popular things to do in southeast Asia.
Looking for tips on what to do in Asia? Here are 6 great Asian brunch ideas, an Asian food guide for the discerning eater:
Brunch in Bali, Indonesia – Potato Head Beach Club Bali
Potato Head Beach Club is one of the best beach restaurants in Bali. The restaurant has the chicest locations on the island, with fantastic views of the water as well as overlooking the elegant pool area. The brunch offers an irresistible array of Asian and international options. Potato Head is best known for delicacies that span both sea and land, and guests with all manners of tastes will find an appealing selection. Variety of cocktails are also available for those wanting to celebrate a special occasion or simply live the high life!
Brunch in Koh Samui, Thailand – Sunday Sessions at Beach Republic
Beach Republic is one of the best beach clubs Koh Samui has to offer, featuring modern Mediterranean design throughout it’s Ocean Club and Restaurant, Beach Republic Asian Fusion Spa, and sophisticated guest accommodations such as suites and pool villas. The famed Sunday Sessions brunch at Beach Republic has gained renown across Koh Samui as a vibrant weekly institution for both locals and travelers. Many call this the best brunch in Koh Samui, with the wide range of tantalizing dishes, but best of all there is always a great DJ on hand to provide the perfect beach brunch soundtrack.
Brunch in Danang, Vietnam – Citron at Intercontinental Hotel Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Brunch at the Intercontinental Hotel Danang Sun Peninsula is the height of luxury. The resort is situated within the Son Tra Peninsula Nature Reserve and offers a stunning location atop a private bay. The Citron restaurant brings fine dining to this natural paradise. Citron takes brunch to new heights by offering a pairing with luxury Billecart-Salmon champagne. The resort was designed by architect Bill Bensley and the otherworldly architecture will provide the perfect forum for an unforgettable meal. Citron offers an extravagant buffet featuring the freshest seafood and of course, decadent desserts.
Brunch in Sihanoukville, Cambodia – Martini Beach at Occheteuil Beach
Martini Beach restaurant, in a charming little cottage on Occheteuil Beach, offers the perfect change of pace for those looking for a brunch with Italian inflections. Guests will have the pleasure of lying on beach chairs while nibbling at perfectly prepared Italian treats such as cured meats and pastas. Occheteuil Beach is a great backdrop to do a little swimming and enjoy the sun while lazing away the afternoon. One of Sihanoukville’s most popular beaches, Occheteuil is always buzzing.
Brunch in Sentosa, Singapore – Tanjong Beach Club
Located on the best stretch of beach in Sentosa, Tanjong Beach Club is an idyllic retreat from Singapore though it is located only minutes from the city center. The Tanjong Beach Club combines mid-century modernism with classic colonial architecture. The club offers both leisurely and hearty weekly brunch and more specialized theme brunch parties. Known for attracting excellent DJ talent, the Tanjong Beach Club is the ideal blend of lively and laid back.
Brunch in Boracay, Philippines – Star Lounge at The District Boracay
Those looking to recover from a night of partying along the beach in Boracay would be well served to select Star Lounge at The District for a restorative meal. The friendly environment caters to fun loving travelers and The District offers a wide array of brunch delights in a beautiful setting with both outdoor and indoor seating. The stunning views will only enhance the international selection of dishes focusing on fresh and local ingredients.