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“Nice place in great location” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Balique Restaurant

Balique Restaurant
Ranked #8 of 246 Restaurants in Jimbaran
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $19
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Description: Balique is an original eatery found in the relaxed fishing village of Jimbaran, in stunning southern Bali, now home to outstanding world-class resorts and villas. This traditional seaside village and Balique suit each other harmoniously, as Balique pays homage to all the best of the Indonesian archipelago under its whirring fan-open style roof, in both the style and cuisine stakes. If you appreciate an authentic step into the past in stunning surroundings teemed with objets d’art, as well as a delicious menu, fabulous cocktails as well as an extensive affordable wine list – you have arrived home.And for sure, the warm décor along with the charming team of staff will make sure you completely feel at home here – welcome to the amazing world that is Balique and allow yourself to forget the fast, modern world outside, and be at peace in a bygone era of pure sensuality.
Bali, Indonesia
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Nice place in great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

We went here last Sunday night for a dessert and dessert. It was almost 9pm and the restaurant was busy. It has an interesting menu with combination of western/european and local food. The decor and atmosphere was nice. However we were a bit disappointed with the staff/service. They looked running everywhere in hurry and did not put any attention to detail. The food which was only 2 dessert ( lemon tart & pumpkin cheesecake ) took some times to be served. And when it came out there's no spoon on the table so we waited couple minutes for it. We ordered another 2 cups of ice cream and it all happened again. My husband even had to ask for our order in case they forgot it. The manager finally informed us that they didn't have enough staffs. I'd like to give it a try again next time and hopefully it will be better service.

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Bali, Indonesia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Wowww !”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2014

I'm impressing and so respectful about the person who create this restaurant coz this restaurant is so nice decorate you are normally disappointed about the food.
But no for this time !! Nice different touch from Middle East / France / Asia all what I love (I'm French/Marocain living in Bali :)

For sure I will be back even if it's little bit far from my villa but Anne-Claire the Balique Manager smile's is so welcoming !


Thanks again for the good experience yesterday.

Cheers

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Beautiful setting, great food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2014

This restaurant is a gem. Walking in, it feels like you're entering the parlour of a French country house. It is gorgeously lit with a multitude of lamps, spaciously laid out. Courteous and fast service. The food is unfussy and high quality, with a good mix of Asian and Western dishes. Highly recommended.

Tip: don't sit too near the kitchen - way too warm!

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Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Cool looking place with a wide selection of food options”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2014

Happened to chance upon this place while walking in Jimbaran. Glad we walked in and gave it a go. The staff we're we're welcoming and service was excellent. Loved the decor and they had local as well as western items to choose from. Had two entrees and mains as well as drinks and felt the food was reasonably priced and definitely worth it as it was tasty and authentic. Would rate it over the noisy and smoky seafood places on Jimbaran Beach.

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“Local Gem”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2014

We were fortunate enough to have this place 5 min away from our Moments villa...unfortunate to discover it towards the end of our stay!?! We passed by it many times venturing out into the town and other restaurants, one of the best during our stay. The place is quaint and eclectic. The staff is friendly and recommendations were excellent! The red snapper was the best by far. Be sure to stop by this restaurant if you have a chance and stop by the little shops next door.

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