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New Matahari Cafe

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Jl. Pantai Kedonganan, Jimbaran 80361, Indonesia
+62 361 705 988
10:00 - 00:00
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Townsville, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What can I say...Take this place as great and unforgettable experience and just enjoy it as part of the Bali adventure. My best friend and I were taken there by our awesome driver. Well he takes his family there for special occasions...so we trusted that! Amazing view to start with. Friendly staff to help. We picked our dinner, and most... More 

Thank NasDar
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there last night. Service was extremely poor. Food wasn't bad but as we were leaving we saw a huge rat run across the dinning room. I also got sick afterwards. I would avoid if I were you.

Thank Marek H
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for Jimbaran. The Restaurant is on the beach. Nice sundown. Not same about the food. Poor food, not so fresh, don't worth the money. Poor experience.

Thank Mircea Dan A
Bundaberg, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very poor seafood. We were driven into venue by our driver so we thought let's give it a chance. My daughter had to leave table to order so I didn't see menu. Two dogs and two cats sat beside us the whole time which really made me want to feed them. Restaurant was empty. Plastic bottles lined the foreshore so... More 

Thank nednats2017
Cikarang, Indonesia
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

OK for food especially for Plecing Kangkung. The sauce is very delicious. The seafood is fresh but the taste is average. Most terrible was the singer...they ask us the money when our hand were full with our seafood. One more thing you need to consider if you to eat at sand beach, not at restaurant, is the wave. During full... More 

Thank roelly
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74 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

The restaurant has an interesting concept. You pick out the seafood you want (frozen or fresh), and they grill it for you and serve it with rice and some (scant) veggies. You can sit inside, on a veranda, or on the beach. The prices are OK (unless you go wild with the lobster or fresh crab); they actually charge you... More 

Thank 71T
Berkeley, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Our tour driver took us here. We should've learned that you should never trust where tour drivers take you. Do your research beforehand folks and don't trust what the driver says. This place was crazy expensive about $80 for the starting price for the seafood meal. To add insult to injury they are very slow. After an hour of waiting... More 

Thank exuberantfool
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Not a good deal. For the price they charged, it's not meeting the expectation. Not even close. The food came 1 hour after we ordered, what should be a treat after full day trip it became a frustrating dinner for us. Will not come again.

Thank Yanry P
Delhi, India
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38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Went for the dinner to Jimbaran - a must-do on your Bali trip. The dinner starts around sunset along with one-stage performances and entertainment that end around 9:00 pm. The performance was nice, the food was awesome, specially the King Prawns.

Thank Shailesh_Nigam
Hong Kong
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

DO not trust anyone who brings you there. Worst of the visit. Very high price not fresh seafood terrible cook ! Even if anyone offers you any discount. Do not go it.

Thank Ham656

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Indonesian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Pantai Kedonganan, Jimbaran 80361, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Jimbaran
  • Phone Number: +62 361 705 988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?