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Bistro Batu Kali

Jalan Laksamana No. 55 | Oberoi, Seminyak, Kuta, Bali 80361, Indonesia
+62 361 730928
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Ranked #72 of 231 restaurants in Seminyak
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $5 - $12
Cuisines: European, Seafood, Australian, Pacific Rim
Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

Food is fresh, tasty and great value! The staff are very friendly and happy and the manager greeted us like friends every morning on our arrival for breakfast!

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Gold Coast, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

It's definitely not a bistro and I wouldn't say the person preparing the meals is a qualified chef, just a cook, the menu needs a complete change, I would suggest the cooks change, or educate them self more maybe by studying more or re assessing there qualifications, every other restaurant on the street has suburb dining and execution to their... More

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Brett S, Manager at Bistro Batu Kali, responded to this review

Thankyou for posting your review on Trip Advisor after your memorable journey to Bali. Critical reviews are valuable, allowing us to align our product to better meet consumers' expectations. Specific criticism, including details of your experiences, are more highly regarded because we can take clear steps to modify our processes. You are clearly correct when you mention the stunning array... More

Adelaide, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The staff at this place made our Bali stay extremely memorable :) Over a 7 night stay we spent three of these at this restaurant because they impressed us so much! The location was extremely convenient, right in the heart of Seminyak. The staff really topped off the nights, folding little flowers for us out of serviettes and plenty of... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The evening started fairly pleasantly with a table at the front -though the view was a half finished building site. After a couple of mediocre cocktails, the starters arrived: spring rolls and stuffed mushrooms. While more than edible they weren't in any way spectacular. That's when the fun begun. After over an hour's wait for mains which never came, and... More

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Brett S, Manager at Bistro Batu Kali, responded to this review

We sincerely apologise for the wait time on your Main Meals on this evening. Please keep in mind that this was the evening before Nyepi, the Balinese Sacred Day of Silence - which is our most intense service period of the year. Only a handful of restaurants are open in Seminyak, as they have an exclusion to open if attached... More

melbourne
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We went here quite a few times here during our trip because the food was just so delicious and the staff were absolutely wonderful. Highly recommend.

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Perth, Australia
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96 reviews 96 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed the 3 dinners and 4 breakfasts at this restaurant.. it is clean and the service is excellent. I Enjoyed a traditional meal at the Pool also very nice. I kept going back it was so good. The deserts are also very good the warm chocolate cake with ice cream amazing as is the trio of Brulee. Highly recommend... More

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Lahore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

The food was very good and helping was good too. Needs more lighting though and waitresses should be tad bit attentive, had to look around couple times and call three times while the girls were busy chatting behind the bar cause they served us appetizers without plates!!!

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Geraldton, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I loved this restaurant - the food was delicious and so so reasonable. The staff are friendly and the setting is beautiful. During our weeks stay in Bali, we went there 4 times.

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Bali, Indonesia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I refer the 'great ambiance' as glamor surrounding where you can witness busy pedestrian who did not yet decided where to eat or drink. There are numbers of restaurant, cafe and bar in the same compound you can choose from. BBK offers both indoor and outdoor seating that we sit the outdoor that was lovely. Food-wise, my steak is big... More

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Mandurah, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We had the club pizza which did not taste very fresh. Bacon was very iffy. Also had chicken satay sticks which were average at best. Had to go to waitress to ask for service twice and restaurant was far from busy. Would not go back.

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