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“Maybe we should have had the coffee”
Review of The Glass House

The Glass House
Ranked #15 of 436 Restaurants in Sanur
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $12
Cuisines: Australian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Description: The Glass House is that quaint building on Jl.Tamblingan down the northern end of Sanur that you may have seen with the white plantation shutters at the front and misters cooling the passersby. It is renowned for its fabulous cappuccino , espresso and all types of coffee and home made cakes. Full breakfast for $15 includes an array of house baked pastries, muffins and breads. Cooked items include full offering of American and Australian breakfasts. Our speciality is a Benedict Bagel with a delicious sauce. A great place to have a fresh salad or baguette for lunch and the tastiest homemade hamburgers in Bali. Many popular seafood and other dishes including vegetarian and the popular local Indonesian favorites are served with love to the customer Funky tunes play, whilst you watch the world go by. Free wi-fi for doing business or just catching up on emails. Friendly staff, fresh organic ingredients, vegetables washed in bottled water for extra safety. Frosty juices, ice cold smoothies and milkshakes are a winner here. Fine quality Australian, Californian and Indonesian wine are available by the glass and the bottle at very competitive prices. You may also bring your own if you wish. The famous fresh Kelapa Muda , (young coconut) is available here for enormous health benefits.The Glass House is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the friendly atmosphere and delicious food. A place where you actually get what you ordered!! Oh and remember IDR50,000 cocktails every afternoon between 4 - 7pm Very trendy hang out.
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“Maybe we should have had the coffee”
Reviewed September 23, 2012 via mobile

Came here because of their Tripadvisor rating and only read afterwards it more of a place for breakfast and coffee than anything else. We had the smoothies and hamburgers. The smoothies were the most expensive we have had in Bali and although nice, they were not much different to others at half the price. The hamburger was presented well but average in taste. Service was average. Maybe we should have come for coffee.

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Solmate30, Owner at The Glass House, responded to this review, September 26, 2012
hey there, sorry you were disappointed with The Glass House. In fact, just last Wednesday night, we had a chef in from Melbourne who spends his time making gourmet burgers and he said ours was the best he has tasted and suggested we add pineapple. I was thrilled with the accolade. The smoothies all contain imported ingredients as does a lot of our menu items, which does add to the price but we don' t like to compromise the taste. Thanks for your feedback though, we will keep working on being a great place to eat and hang out. We do open at nights now and have only just started that so give us some time on that front.!!
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“nice breakky and coffee”
Reviewed September 17, 2012

had a great breakfast and coffee here, good location and greatstaff. good for starting the day off .

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“Lovely relaxed atmosphere”
Reviewed September 13, 2012

This place is lovely. Only had a small meal, but was very good. Very reasonably priced and features free WiFi.

The only area that needs attention is some of the local staff. Forgot to bring out an ordered dish as they didn't write our order down.

The Australian owners are lovely and happily engage with the guests.

We'll be back next year.

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“Disappointed”
Reviewed September 13, 2012

We went for breakfast in anticipation after reading reviews and arrived just as a large group of around 10 people. We were advised that the kitchen would take a while before we could expect food (this information was appreciated) so we ordered coffee & fresh juices while we waited for our food order to be taken. After half hour our drinks arrived. Coffee was great, so was watermelon juice but fresh lime juices were cordial. After noting that the other diners were still not all served we decided to breakfast down the road further. The food that was served to the others looked good but seems like the kitchen was not able to manage unfortunately.

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“good place for breakfast”
Reviewed September 12, 2012

I had a cup of single expresso and a piece of lemon pie,coffee is good,lemon pie is not bad,but I don't love lemon actually,sour,so it is just ok for me,dining atmosphere here is so relaxing,will come again,and try other desserts and coffee

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