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Melting Wok Warung

#12 of 542 Restaurants in Ubud
Certificate of Excellence
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13 Jl. Gootama, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 821-5366-6087
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Such a great place in Ubud. We have lunched here the day of our departure and we were upset to no having discovered this warung before. Staff is very welcoming and helpful. Meals were very tasty and the desert (creme caramel with coconut milk) was delicious. Booking in advance is strongly recommended.

Thank Pierre L
Greystones, Ireland
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had dinner here twice. Geraldine is the perfect and professional host, her husband is cooking and they have some lovely friendly waitresses. Its the best curry we've ever eaten. Small menu choice but the curry is so fresh and so tasty. A simple concept perfectly executed, and very reasonably priced. Well worth a visit but booking is a must.

Thank Denise B
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

They only offer very limited menu, but at the same time the food is very tasty (coconut chicken Curry we had). The place is always crowded, so make a reservation! The service is superb , very friendly! The prices are a little higher though (50-80k for a main course). All in all we enjoyed it, thanks!

Thank Joshfitness
London, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited a second time (lunch) after failing to get a table the first time (supper). We waited over 15 minutes to get a table. Unfortunately, this place has a very poor table management/reservations system. The place could do with air conditioning or at least a few more fans. The food menu is very narrow albeit the selection changes daily. So... More 

Thank Excaliburr
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A true melting pot of flavours. I enjoyed a table of food that included ginger chicken, chilli basil beef and chicken coconut noodle curry. Plenty of spice on the side, if like me you need it! Service is very good and made to feel very welcome. Would go here again, in a heartbeat, if I was lucky enough to get... More 

Thank J O
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There's a limited menu but this place is hard to beat. The portion sizes are huge! My wife and I shared a curry which was fresh, flavorsome and less than £5. Not a fancy place but just good local food done well and great for a lunch break.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What a place!! This was recommended to us by a friend we met out here in bali and it has been one of the best places we have eaten! Staff are amazing! I suffer from migranes and in Ubud this is not ideal with the humidity but as soon as i mentioned into the staff they moved us to a... More 

Thank anniewalker90
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Their offered menu was not big, in fact it's just 2 sauces, selection of rice or noodles and any meat or tofu/tempe. And two special dishes each day. The service was really good, the food was very fresh and tasted delicious, but it was missing that special "something" to make it truly excellent. But you can have a nice chocolate... More 

Thank Jonas J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went here based on TripAdvisor reviews. It's hard to get into cos it's only small but it's worth it. Small menu on a blackboard but the food is really good. It reminded me of Vietnamese food with lots of fresh herbs and crunch.

Thank Kate W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was recommended to us by a friend. It's a restaurant set in the side streets of Ubud and the food was so good. They have a very small menu to choose from. However, the portions are larger and the prices are very reasonable. We had the coconut curry chicken and noodle dishes and we couldn't get enough! -Samantha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Asian, Indonesian
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Jl. Gootama, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Ubud
  • Phone Number: +62 821-5366-6087
New restaurant on busy road, just out of Ubud Centre. Small menu with excellent Indonesian food, cooked with a slight European twist.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?