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Bale Tajuk Cafe

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Sengiggi Beach, Senggigi, Lombok, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner and I went here two nights in a row for dinner. They have great vegetarian options , awesome indo and western options. The value for money is the best we've found in Senggigi and the happy staff are what sets this establishment apart.

Thank Angus L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

delicacies originating from Indonesia is very tasty ... I would definitely go back to try the excellent cuisine ,, my friend iani on recommending places to eat, and I am very happy for good food ,, you have to come to this place to try to eat, you will definitely love

Thank markjofle
Bentong Town, Pahang, Malaysia
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hae u ever been somewhere you are welcomed very warmly? And being served really delicious food? Food that is beyond your expectation? Bale Tajuk is that place. We ordered Ayam Taliwang and Pepes Ikan on the first night and the food was delicious. We were then offered lempeng (local pancake) without we asked for. On the second night we were... More 

Thank Khairil R
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Go for the traditional Indonesian food and you should not go wrong. The tuna steak is particular good. Stay away from the burgers,

Thank Edwin S
Chevy Chase
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Shockingly poor food. Worst we had during a week in Lombok, including 3 days camping in the mountains. We ordered Lombok specialities and hoped for a unique experience. One dish ordered was BBQ chicken in a spicy coconut sauce. We got the skeleton of a chicken with most of the meat removed covered in what looked and tasted like spicy... More 

Thank wurzel_DC
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered chicken taliwang, gado gado, Soto ayam, and ayam goreng. The ayam goreng (fried chicken) was listed under the Indonesian menu so we were expecting it to be cooked Indonesian style. Instead it came chopped, breaded, and fried chicken nugget style. To make it worse, it was overcooked and hard. The chicken taliwang was also overcooked and hard and... More 

Thank Cindy H
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

It was not easy to find it, so I added photo from outside. The cafe serves local food as well as international, you can find pasta in menu. I tried steamed fish and it was really good. Staff is friendly and speak reasonable English, menu is translated as well. Be careful with spice, could be more then impressive for European.

Thank Kateryna M
Prague, Czech Republic
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We have been going to the restaurant almost every evening for dinner. For very low prices you get a great quality dishes. Very friendly staff, mama cooking and always getting something extra for free after dinner! Definitely recommend ;-)

Thank Eliska03
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here two evenings in row and tobour suprise we got each night a dessert for free. The service is good and friendly and the food is good. You het value for money.

Thank DongenAlbertd
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Found this small eatery on our third night in Senggigi. Paid 200k for two main meals, three drinks, and two deserts. Staff are so friendly and the food was delicious! We will definitely go back again before we leave.

Thank Emma C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Indonesian
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sengiggi Beach, Senggigi, Lombok, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Senggigi

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?