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Banjar Tabola, Sidemen, Indonesia
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to this place since their early years open c.a 2010- 2011 and been here lately for few time staying at their villa and also enjoying lunch and dinner. If it's comparing with their early years, the restaurant now have a nice setting, the view are quit peaceful, even more and more building now around area comparing last few years.... More 

Thank AdimelaliBALI
Nanaimo, Canada
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123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is the restaurant located in Karma Loca villas. We stayed here three nights and ate several meals. The breakfast which is included with the room is not great but the dishes we had for lunch and breakfast were better. Super friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Richard W
Vienna, Austria
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

The setting of the restaurant is nice enough and the staff is attentive, food is just OK. We ate here twice just because it was convinient since we stayed at the hotel (the hotel changed its name to Villa Karma Loka)

Thank b2bb_mamacita
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56 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Small and friendly restaurant near Sidemen hotel strip area. Comprehensive menu with all the Bali dishes you expect. Staff are very helpfull. Prices are comparable to other places.

Thank paularps
Merimbula, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We called in here as it has a great view and it just kept ticking the boxes. Kitchen nice and clean (my wife, a chef, always checks), friendly staff and the food was great, more tasty than the usual fare - they also do Thai. Despite being the only 2 customers one of the staff just started playing the rendek... More 

Thank Sapphire_beach
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I recommend the delicious pepes. One young waiter occasionally plays traditional music. The banana juice contains more water than banana but the Indonesian food was good.

Thank Johan F
Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Good food, fair price (+-122000 roupies for two meals and drinks). The waiter was really nice! I would recommend this place and go again!

Thank Loladevr
Adelaide, Australia
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Service with a smile and the food was great. We had curry chicken vegetables. A cool breeze swept through the open air eatery. We will be back.

Thank Thesons
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57 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We visited the warung at night before their closing time at 9pm. We only ordered snack food which was so-so. Nothing much to shout about. However their Wi-Fi connection is strong and fast.

Thank Juneisland
Bali, Indonesia
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83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We love the area that is surrounded by hills on the chilling-height-level. Imagine that you eat in the open-restaurant with fresh breezes from the rice paddy, out of crowd and healthy oxygen to breath with. I enjoyed my vegetable curry while my wife happy with her fried fish. The only cons was that no water in the toilet.

Thank Swesen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Indonesian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banjar Tabola, Sidemen, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Sidemen
This is a lovely, simple open-air restaurant on the road between Lihat Sawa B&B and Surya Shanti Hotel. It is the only restaurant in that area of Sidemen. The food was simple and fresh with excellent flavor -- fresh tomato soup was excellent, the chicken sate was perfectly grilled, and the fish curry was fresh, light and flavorful. Strongly recommended.

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