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East Beach Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
+62 811 399877
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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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  • 33
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 15
    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
on the beach

The location of this cafe is ideal. Given it's situated right next to the area of reef where it's good to go snorkelling. The sunbeds are free if you order any food /drinks from here., I found the prices were bit HIGHER compared to other places given the service tax and gst were not inclusive.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Mathindri P
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Ugh - so gross. Not only did it take them nearly an hour to get us out food when the restaurant was 80% empty, the food they served us was stale and inedible. The fish tasted like it had been reheated three of four times and the French fries I got were clearly reheated and stale from days before.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The location of this cafe is ideal. Given it's situated right next to the area of reef where it's good to go snorkelling. The sunbeds are free if you order any food /drinks from here., I found the prices were bit HIGHER compared to other places given the service tax and gst were not inclusive.

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8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We sad there two days in a ro. We sad at a table for like 15-20 minutes waiting for some waiter to show up. Ask us wat we want. They never came. So we just left the place. Menu looks nice. Bud they dont need the money i think. So skip it. And go somewhere where peolpe are smiling and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: East Beach Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Trawangan
  • Phone Number: +62 811 399877

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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