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“Excellent for romantic dinners”
Review of Bumbu Bali

Bumbu Bali
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$55
Cuisines: Indonesian
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Serving Bali's flavorful cuisine: Recognized as the leading Balinese Restaurant on the island and the recipient of numerous awards, Bumbu Bali is your guide into the many culinary treasures our island paradise has on offer. Our daily fish and vegetable market visits are a guarantee that we serve you only the finest ingredients found on Bali
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Aymosphere like in fairy tales and delicious and aboundant food portions of high quality. Fish and vegetables, as well as sauce and dressing were excellent. Best of Bali!!

Thank Paolo G
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rumahb4li, Manager at Bumbu Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Greetings from the magic island of Bali, from which we hope you, have returned safely, after an enjoyable vacation here on the island of Gods,

Once again thank you very much for dining in Bumbu Bali and the time you have taken to give a review, to express your feelings on our food and beverage service standards.

We very much hope that sometimes in the near future we will be able to welcome you and your friends back to the world’s greatest island for another Balinese cultural and culinary experience.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

OMG...sooo much food arrived! Really delicius,We did not manage to finish everything but it was nice set up,from start to finish a really good meal..
Higly recommened
thumbs up guys!!,,,,,

Thank Kenza M
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rumahb4li, Manager at Bumbu Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Greetings from the magic island of Bali, from which we hope you, have returned safely, after an enjoyable vacation here on the island of Gods,

Once again thank you very much for dining in Bumbu Bali and the time you have taken to give a review, to express your feelings on our food and beverage service standards.

We very much hope that sometimes in the near future we will be able to welcome you and your friends back to the world’s greatest island for another Balinese cultural and culinary experience.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We ordered virgin pina coladas, virgin margaritas and the dinner meal for two, which consisted of many grilled items.

I am not the type who returns meals, but our drinks were undrinkable. We returned them and asked for sodas instead.

Our meals came quickly and with much fanfare. However, sad to say, each dish was consistently bad. Meat and seafood were overcooked and chewy and smothered in lemongrass to the point that it was like we were chewing on a bar of soap. We hardly finished our meal and left disappointed and hungry.

Why are there so many great reviews? What am I missing here? I was told later by friends and relatives who go to Bali often that we should have eaten street food, but there weren't any where we were staying. I hardly had one decent meal during our 3 day stay in Bali.

Here's a curious question: In the US, how come there are so many Thai restaurants, Japanese restaurants, Korean, Malaysian, Filipino, but never an Indonesian restaurant? If Bumbu Bali is any indication, the reason is as plain as the lemongrass drowning your meals. I wish, I wish, I wish, it were good, and that I were writing a good review. Sigh.

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1  Thank Saintlars
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We loved our meal here. We tried the duck and seafood satays. Both were delicious and felt authentic. There are a bunch of sides that come with as well. The only negative is it is outside and there are a bunch of lil ponds running through the restaurant. She started getting attacked by mosquitoes and so as soon as we finished we ran out. Def we bug spray and cover up. The food is delicious and so it's worth a stop.

Thank Marsh N
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rumahb4li, Manager at Bumbu Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Greetings from the magic island of Bali, from which we hope you, have returned safely, after an enjoyable vacation here on the island of Gods,

Once again thank you very much for dining in Bumbu Bali and the time you have taken to give a review, to express your feelings on our food and beverage service standards.

We very much hope that sometimes in the near future we will be able to welcome you and your friends back to the world’s greatest island for another Balinese cultural and culinary experience.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This establishment is very good looking its a stylish and equally traditional designed. Bery representative to bring guest and business partner to dine. Display of food served considered very 4-5star. But in terms of taste it is just so so as this review's title.

Thank kartono_huang
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rumahb4li, Manager at Bumbu Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Greetings from the magic island of Bali, from which we hope you, have returned safely, after an enjoyable vacation here on the island of Gods,

Once again thank you very much for dining in Bumbu Bali and the time you have taken to give a review, to express your feelings on our food and beverage service standards.

We very much hope that sometimes in the near future we will be able to welcome you and your friends back to the world’s greatest island for another Balinese cultural and culinary experience.

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