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Jimabaran Bay beach, Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Ok food bad view

We were having dinner on New Years before the hotel party and the beach was so dirty!!! The food was nice though. I liked the red snapper. If I return to Bali this is not where I would return.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
Luigi B
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We were having dinner on New Years before the hotel party and the beach was so dirty!!! The food was nice though. I liked the red snapper. If I return to Bali this is not where I would return.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The food is great and it has a beach right behind the restaurant so you feel like you're dining by the beach, but without all the messiness of the sand that gets in your food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

There are strings of restaurants along the Jimbaran bay. All of them offer the same concept of dining experience: fresh seafood you pick up right at the front before you sit at your table on the beach sand and their Balinese seafood cooked in their iconic chilli based seafood grill served with steamed rice and assorted sambals (again, chilli based... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Probably your guide / taxi driver will recommend Jimbaran Bay and offer to take you to one of the restaurants there to enjoy a 'romantic dinner with the best seafood'. I believe the drivers get some money from the restaurants for the guests they take there... Positives: + the setup is nice: dinner tables are right on the beach, you... More 

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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Is it really fresh? The seafood, most of them were already iced when we ordered them. The way the food was prepared was not fantastic either. Flies flew over all the food as expected from eating outdoors in Indonesia. Bad idea to have an early dinner as it was so hot at the beach and the corn on the cob... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Go here for sunset dinner for about $30aus you will get a driver to take you there and wait and then drop you off again at the end of the evening he will take you to someone he knows but it doesnt matter their all good its not all seafood they have all types of food had fantastic ribs last... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Beautiful location right on the beach with a beautiful sunset! The seafood dinner was nice, but way over priced and the service was average. To finish off they then charged a 3% surcharge for credit card payment . It was nice but will never do it again . If you want to try be prepared to be ripped off!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The sea food restaurants on the beach in jimbaran is an experience not to be missed aNd the fish on offer is amazing from lobster through to an assortment of fish That I had never heard of but all very Very nice and reasonably price. They use coconut husks as the fuel to Cook with so there is an awful... More 

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

It was really expensive but once in a while its okay. Ambience was romantic, but we came with families sooo.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We chose one of the restaurants in the bay. Having dinner in the beaches watching the sunset was nice. Dinner, I'll say it was good, but price is way too much. I think this is a tourist trap, as there are hundreds of places where food will be much better at half of the price.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Jimabaran Bay beach, Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Jimbaran

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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