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Pesona

Labuan Bajo, Flores, Indonesia
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Ranked #13 of 19 restaurants in Labuan Bajo
Most recent review
- Jul 29, 2014
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Clichy, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

This restaurant totally worth going up on the hill. We had squid and chicken steak and both were delicious. Service was nice, view is amazing: what else? It was cheaper and better than in many other places in labuanbajo.

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Sacramento, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We went here because it was just down the hill from our villa and was recommended by several ex pats. Very good guacamole, fruit juices, fish dishes, and very friendly staff. We paid 250,000 IDR for a big dinner for three. Great sunset views above the dust and noise of the main street, but not that easy to get to... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

The fish soup, grilled fish and fish curry was very delicious. I would totally go back there and recommend the place.

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Tulamben, Indonesia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I had the squid kebab and it was just fabulous! Great taste! Friendly staff. Situated on the mainstreet in Labuan Bajo. For sure I will come back!

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seville
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Well I cannot say anything bad for this restaurant. Budget place, for couple of dollars I had a very delicious grilled fish accompanied with steamed rice and salad. Personal staff friendly, the food ok, nothing super special, but I recommend this place. Free wi-fi.

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paris
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

In Labuanbajo we tried some restaurant and Pesona was not so bad. We wait long time but quality and the price are ok if you dont pretende too much. Mie goreng we like so much!!!

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Vancouver
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

We asked the local staff at our hotel (Bayview Gardens!) where to find good "local food" and found ourselves at Pesona. They were right - the food was great. We enjoyed the food so much we returned for a second meal a week later. The service is a bit slow, but if you're on holiday and not in a rush,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

I was left feeling these guys really didn't want to be in the hospitality game. Slow service, very average food, although good fruit juice. The entrance is difficult to negotiate. Music looped over the same mix, mosquitos under tables. But what really got to me was that they let cheap tourist sales men into the resturant, who would just hover... More

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burlington vermont
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

One of the most pathetic lunches I've had in my 30 odd trips to Indonesia. Glacial, indifferent service and tasteless food.

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japan
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192 reviews 192 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

This place is great for the price. The menu is big, and some things are better than others. The big drawback is ambiance and the toilet! The place is always dirty and the toilet is so bad, I'd hold it and go elsewhere.

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