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East Beach Gili Trawangan | Gili Island, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
0811399877
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cafe Gili Trawangan is located on the coast that has the widest beach on...
Cafe Gili Trawangan is located on the coast that has the widest beach on Gili Trawangan and incredible panoramic views, we can see the Rinjani mountain, Gili Meno, Lombok Island while sunbathing
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  • 33
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  • 32
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Why is this restaurant not rated higher.

Tonight I have learnt a valuable lesson when it comes to choosing a dinner venue based on TripAdvisor ratings alone. What a gem of a find, Although this restaurant is listed as French the food offering is truly international and well priced. The French aspect is achieved by the ambience but most... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Tonight I have learnt a valuable lesson when it comes to choosing a dinner venue based on TripAdvisor ratings alone. What a gem of a find, Although this restaurant is listed as French the food offering is truly international and well priced. The French aspect is achieved by the ambience but most importantly the passion and love that goes into... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We went here on our last night on Gili T from another hotel guests recommendation, the owner is french and the restaurant looked nice so we went for it. The service is standard, the view is great, the restaurant is quite cool with a gutted out boat as their bar and nice white table and chairs, the food was great... More 

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vienna
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103 reviews 103 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Went to the trawangan cafe a few times for coffee and had dinner also there. Coffee is excellent, the chicken satay was very good. Wanted to treat myself with a nutella crepe one evening but it was not overwhelming...very crispy and bit hard. But anything else was really fine. They have strong wifi amd the staff is also nice and... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

They have the best food, especially I loved the squid salad and chicken chimichangas! And you have to have breakfast there at the beach and try their mango and pineapple juice. Staff is really nice and their beach beds are heaven!

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

we ordered the 'full breakfast' - took ages and was highly unappealing - both to look at and to eat far better options around

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Barcelona, Spain
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117 reviews 117 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Looking around into the options that you have in Gili T this one is really good. -calm place with no loud music -instead they have 2 musicians playing guitar -food is good but you must go through local food (avoid tuna tartar, burgers or fish and chips). -the most recommendable is what is called kebab with seafood, tuna (when available),... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We arrived at Café Gili by chance, after a little walk amongst friends. The atmosphere appeared to be what we were looking for and indeed it was! There was a little gig (two acoustic guitarists & singers), perfectly appropriate (not too loud as in other restaurants, and good musicians). The musicians played us songs we had never heard in other... More 

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Melbourne
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Ok, so I can be a little pedantic back in Melbourne - but generally I think I'm pretty consistent when comparing against the relevant market. And the Gili Trawangan dining scene is average at best in my opinion. Don't let that stop you coming to this beautiful part of the world though!! Service started out well here, but declined after... More 

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Ok the grill close to the entrance is cool and the location, with a nice view on Gili beach, is lovely. The problem is that the smoke from the grill doesn't allow to breth and the food is really poor. There are other place a where you will eat better.

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Manila, Philippines
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Went to Cafe Gili because it was such a pretty restaurant and smelled great (like French crepes). Unfortunately, I think my boyfriend and I ordered the wrong things. Ordered a tuna tartare, which was bland, while he ordered a steak with bearnaise sauce, which was butterfly cut for some strange reason and came with an onion gravy (definitely not bearnaise).... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: East Beach Gili Trawangan | Gili Island, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Trawangan
  • Phone Number: 0811399877

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: French

Description

Cafe Gili Trawangan is located on the coast that has the widest beach on Gili Trawangan and incredible panoramic views, we can see the Rinjani mountain, Gili Meno, Lombok Island while sunbathing

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