Chef Takeumi Hiraoka Takes Over CIRE Restaurant, Alila Villas Uluwatu

Savour the finest of authentic Japanese cuisine in Bali in the first of four restaurant and bar takeovers between Alila Villas Uluwatu and Park Hyatt Jakarta. 


Mark your calendar as next week is definitely going to be an exciting week ever! CIRE restaurant at Alila Villas Uluwatu will host Chef Takeumi Hiraoka, the renowned Japanese Executive Sous Chef of Park Hyatt Jakarta’s KITA 喜多Restaurant, from Monday, April 10th until Wednesday, April 13th, 2023.  

Born in Tokyo, Chef Takeumi is a master of the delicate knife techniques that are essential for the preparation of authentic Japanese cuisine, having honed his skills in establishments around the world.

For over a decade, he served as head sushi chef at a popular Tokyo restaurant, then became executive chef at a popular Asian restaurant in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. In 2015, he moved to Qatar, where he developed an award-winning restaurant at a luxury beach resort. He went on to open the SORA Japanese restaurant at Park Hyatt Doha, whose discerning diners included Qatari royalty, before bringing his expertise to Park Hyatt Jakarta in 2022. 

Scallops Asparagus Mentai at CIRE Restaurant

Perched at the summit of Park Hyatt Jakarta in the city’s tranquil Menteng area, KITA 喜多Restaurant delights diners with the authentic flavours of modern Japanese cuisine, ranging from sushi and sashimi to shabu-shabu teppanyaki, tempura and robatayaki. Under his helm, the restaurant uses only the finest local and imported ingredients and fresh produce, crafting them into a menu that is both innovative and authentic, thoughtfully prepared and carefully served. 

Across four days, guests at Alila Villas Uluwatu will have the exclusive opportunity to savour a menu of signature dishes created by this master of his craft at CIRE. The collaborative menu invites you to enjoy the perfect balance of freshness and flavour in a variety of nigiri sushi and sashimi, robata grill dishes and lobster tempura with a sweet and spicy sauce, along with appetisers, soba noodles and desserts. An exquisite experience not to be missed.

Situated in the stunning Alila Villas Uluwatu which flaunts a harmonious tropical and luxurious atmosphere.

CIRE Takeover by KITA 喜多Restaurant 
Venue: CIRE Restaurant, Alila Villas Uluwatu
Date: 10 April 2023 (dinner), 11 – 13 April 2023 (lunch & dinner)

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Alila Villas Uluwatu
Address: Jl. Belimbing Sari Tambiyak, Pecatu, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80364, Indonesia
Instagram: @alilavillasuluwatu
Tel: +62 361 8482166

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