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Disclaimer: I haven't actually eaten here because it's not veg-friendly, but I assisted on a film that had a scene shot here so I've spent a lot of time loitering there.
This is one of those places people go after a night of drinking for a quick greasy snack, or after a morning at the office for a small greasy lunch. It's basically walls and walls of vending machines that have different hot snacks, like burgers and croquettes. There's also an area you can order some stuff from a real person, but that's not as fun.
The vegetarian scene in France really kicked off back in the 70s, when macrobiotic diets were all the rage. The Grenier de Notre Dame opened soon after, and today it prides itself as being the oldest veg restaurant in town. They serve a variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes that usually incorporate a protein and some sort of steamed vegetables. As they still cater to macrobiotic diners, miso is always on the menu and always fish-free.
Eco-friendly doesn't always have to equate to rustic, and Fivelements Puri Ahimsa do a smashing job at the whole eco-chic thing. This luxurious resort features a restaurant serving fine vegan and raw cuisine, and a number of fitness activities, from yoga to aikido. They also offer dozens of healing modalities, including massage of all types, reflexology, and even colonic irrigation for the brave. It's not the type of place you'd go to party, but if you want to leave Bali feeling cleansed and refreshed, there are few places more perfect.
It's easy to miss Ubud's Saraswati temple among the noise and excitement of the city center, but if you slow down enough to find it tucked just off the main East-West thoroughfare in the center of town (behind Starbucks), you'll be in for a wonderful treat. This gorgeous complex dedicated to the Hindu goddess of learning and music has a beautiful lotus pond and offers a bit of respite for all who stop in. The temple grounds host traditional dance performances on select evenings.
Out in the verdant rice paddies that surround Ubud, Sari Organik offers delicious, healthy organic farm-to-table cuisine and fresh juices. Most of the menu is vegetarian, but they have a few grilled meat items, too. Most of the ingredients come directly from Sari Organik's farm. They also sell their own rice, produce, soy cheese, sauces, and breads.
Out in the countryside, not far from the village of Ubud, Wapa di Ume is a modern spa hotel with gorgeous terraced pools, a traditional spa, and yoga and cooking classes. You can stay either in a reasonably-priced room or a more expensive villa; either way, expect lots of quiet and privacy in this peaceful, hidden retreat.
Aman Resorts are known worldwide for being discreet havens of understated luxury, catering primarily to the rich and/or famous, and Bali's Amanusa is no exception. This elegant resort on the southern coast of the island is a perfect place for pampering if you can afford it, and has everything from basic (by Aman standards) garden rooms to luxury villas large enough to house an entire extended family under one roof. Although it's not really a spa, they do have a massage therapist on site.
A sacred spot to Balinese Hindus (who make up the majority of the island's population), the Air Panas Banjar (aka Banjar Hot Springs) is a great place to experience a taste of local culture while relaxing in therapeutic natural pools. The water at this well-maintained sulfur hot spring complex comes shooting out the mouths of stone dragons carved into the walls. There's a small fee to enter.
This sprawling spa resort in the jungle is popular with honeymooners (they do weddings, too) and people who have come to Bali to relax and recuperate. The architecture here blends traditional Balinese building styles with modern interiors. They have a couple of restaurants (also open to non-overnight guests) that serve gourmet meals and a spa offering dozens of treatments. If you don't want to shell out the cash to stay here, you can do a half-day or full-day spa package, which also entitles you to use the pools.
If you've ever read the book Eat, Pray, Love (or seen the movie), you've heard of Ketut Ayar. This old medicine man plays a prominent role in the Indonesia section of Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir, and the lat time I was in Bali he was alive and kicking at his home just south of the Monkey Forest in Ubud. He offers wisdom and predictions to visitors and many believe he can tell the future (although he told me and my friend pretty much exactly the same thing, on different visits). He's also quite friendly and fun to be around.
One of Bali's newest yoga retreat centers, Soulshine, has already garnered quite a name for itself in the international yoga community, largely because it's co-owned by Michael Franti of Spearhead fame. It's often booked out for special programs and retreats (details are on Soulshine's website), but the six rooms here are available to the public in between events. That said, it's quite expensive by local standards and probably not worth the extra cash if you aren't coming for a specific program.