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Chara Mexican & Caribbean Food

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Jalan Braban No. 99X, Seminyak 80361, Indonesia
+62 361 557729
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our first dinner at the MEXICO restaurant in Bli Bli. Yes we do read plenty of reviews about it and we decide to let our ego out for a bit. (Well, I'll let my rating do the talking for ya; 4.5 over 10).

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Thank Aswath K
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good for a quick bite, used as room service. Wouldnt recommend for a night out... food better elsewhere.

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Thank Rebecca D
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited Chara as it was just up the road from our villa. Staff were nice, good service. The food was OK. Nothing fantastic but passable.

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Thank Deb S
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Different drink deals each day. E.g. Thirsty Thursday. Bintang 20k all day. Reasonable prices, food good and bean burrito great for vegans. Staff friendly. Been here for lunch and early evening. Solid good food.

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Thank Martin W
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner there tonight with my family since it's close to where we are staying... decor is pretty but food not so great. Had the Wet Burrito and it was so salty, refried beans tasted like it came out of a can. Service was poor, staff was snobby and dismissive since they probably thought I'm Indonesian and only addressed my... More 

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Chara_resto, General Manager at Chara Mexican & Caribbean Food, responded to this review

First I would like to apologize that your meal wasn't to your expectations. Yours is the first complaint of anything being too salty, we make our beans and everything else fresh everyday. NOTHING is from a can. We also have had many praises about our staff being very polite and accommodating so I find it hard to believe they would... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016

we went here for lunch and the food was okay but nothing special, the drinks were good though we ordered a maragita which was nice and then decided to try a mocktail which were delicious. The food wasn't expensive but it wasn't cheap either so overall it was an okay restuarant but I would not eat there again

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Thank Sharon L
Adelaide, Australia
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259 reviews
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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here last night and we're very impressed with the lovely staff members. The menu looked good and we were looking forward to our meals. We ordered two of the combination plates which included a few of each of the Mexican items. At around $10aud per plate, the servings were quite small and bland unfortunately. We would have... More 

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Thank TravellingTTs
Adelaide, Australia
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Nice meals,good serves and good prices- the kids loved the choices - very friendly staff and pity it is off the main eat street- we only saw it as we were staying on the street

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Thank LeahSA
Amed, Indonesia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Im an expat living in Amed....been dying for Mexican...service was excellent mind you I'm here at 3pm....had chips and salsa....not enough salsa and salsa excellent but wish more spicy....chicken enchiladas excellent as I stuffed my face....hope no MSG or I'll be a balloon later....time will tell....price high for me but I'm used to Amed prices....1 beer, chips & salsa, enchiladas... More 

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Thank muucows71
Geraldton, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2016

We were a table of 4. Thought we would give it a try as from the outside it looked quite good. Drinks were Ok nice and cold and cocktails well made. Menu typically as the restaurant is named Mexican and Carribean food. Service a bit slow with staff needing some training.We asked for 2 separate bills but this was ignored.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Braban No. 99X, Seminyak 80361, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Seminyak
  • Phone Number: +62 361 557729
Description
Chara Restaurant, has a mix of Mexican and Caribbean fusion food. We offer a full Mexican food menu such as Fajitas, Tacos, Nachos, Burritos and more we also are the only restaurant serving Caribbean food located in the heart of Seminyak. The chef's recommendation is Fish tacos, The Jerk Chicken or the Chicken Enchiladas...

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