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XL Shisha Lounge

$$ - $$$, , International
JL.Monkey Forest 129 | By the football Field center of Ubud, Ubud 1018, Indonesia
+62 818-0557-5114
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (20 reviews)
“bitterballen” (6 reviews)
“football field” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, International, Asian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
JL.Monkey Forest 129 | By the football Field center of Ubud, Ubud 1018, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thought the looked great and decided to give it a go. The waitresses were in short and tight tee shirts. The draft been was the most expensive we had in Ubud and about same price of a bottle twice the size. The bar-restaurant was...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

XL Shisha lounge has the best Shisha in Ubud! Perfect place to sit back and chill, have a few drink and a shisha

1  Thank Cornelius T
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Well to be honest the food was good but not more. It was alright. However I really liked the atmosphere and the shisha so 4 stars from me

Thank FabianP1998
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I went to XL Shisha Lounge with a friend on a rainy evening to relax and enjoy the vibe. The place is very nice with a really great live music . They also have TVs to watch sport channels. Also good price of sisha. I...More

Thank Dhea L
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Smoke was good, atmosphere is very much a bar if that’s what you’re into. Service is decent however these are the first balinese staff that we’ve met that don’t smile and greet you as everyone else does. A toke costs around £4 and they serve...More

Thank Nadir S
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Very good place in Ubud for Shisha lovers. Easy to find. Walking distance from Ubud square. Nice food and very nice Shisha. Only one in Ubud.

Thank Valeriy C
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Been here many times having shisha and enjoying nice live music, food was so good especially for chicken salad, i love it the price is worth it, Live music also was really good.

Thank Vika R
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Tapas was good. Live music was good. After that it was a bit meh. Country music on. WiFi hit n miss depending on where your sitting. Wouldn't be place id recommend to friends

Thank nadia h
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Live music was amazing. The shisha is cheap and good quality. The food is pretty nice. The drinks are quite cheap. However, the only good service we got was from the man who served our shisha. We asked for more coal from one of the...More

Thank Meg C
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

It was my first time at this cosy bar directly in Ubud. We had a fantastic place at the patio and could enjoy the music from the inside. The offer a big variety of foods for good prices. If you want to smoke shisha, you...More

Thank Zwillingsseele
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: JL.Monkey Forest 129 | By the football Field center of Ubud, Ubud 1018, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Ubud
  • Phone Number: +62 818-0557-5114
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Description
It’s hard to believe that XL Lounge and Bar is only a year old. Started by a couple of tall, strapping Dutch guys (hence the name) it has a Middle Eastern style, complete with shisha pipes and silky draped ceilings, and a friendly ambiance. Owner Herman often agrees to host a fundraiser for a good local cause, and generously changed XL’s back garden area to accommodate the crazy Friday Karaoke crowd, when their other spot closed down. Herman is one of the most welcoming people in Ubud, and of course this attitude rubs off on his staff, so they have a lot of repeat guests. I’m guessing they’ll also have many more birthdays. Congrats XL! Next to the Ubud Library, behind the football field on Jl Monkey Forest. (copied from Bali Advertiser - Ubud News March 9,2011)Live Music playing in the evening four times a week & open until 3AM.
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