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Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant

Jalan Raya Trawangan | Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
+62 370 6123521
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Indian, Fusion, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Jalan Raya Trawangan | Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 295 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are plenty of great places on this stretch of beach in Gili T and THIS ISNT ONE OF THEM... Terribly slow service, underwhelming sizes and absolutely awful food. Indian is okay at best and western is appalling at worst! Save your money and go...More

Thank Kieren G
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are sorry you felt your experience was a waste of time, Kieren. Our restaurant is one of the few places in the central area with a relaxed lounge atmosphere where we encourage you to sit back and enjoy. We are the only Indian restaurant...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is no where near the Indian food. It’s more Indonesian than indian. The service was also quite slow . The prices were also over the moon. Though the ambience & the seating area is pretty laid back & nice where you could chill...More

1  Thank Globe T
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you enjoyed our laidback atmosphere and apologize that you did not enjoy your experience in our restaurant. Our chefs are trained in Indian cuisine and many guests enjoy the food they produce...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

confy seats towards the street, friendly staff, good indian food in big doses. u can really select your foods spicyness here, i took the spicyest one.

Thank Tapani L
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We give every guest the option to customise the level of spice in their curry and are pleased you found it to your liking. We hope you will come back and try another spicy curry from our menu!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a beer during happy hour one of the more reasonably priced places on this part of beachfront. Nice place, staff friendly and nice vibe to place. Recommended.

Thank deiseboyz
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you enjoyed our happy hour and hope we can have the pleasure of hosting you again in the future.

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We went there twice. First time to eat and have sheesha. It was really good, I took the chapati and curry dip and potato sambusa. It was delicios. Then I had a mango juice and double apple shishs, and both were very tasty. Nice cozy...More

Thank Mays R
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your meal enough to come back a second time. Please join us again for your next holiday in Gili Trawangan, I'm sure there will be new and exciting magic tricks as well...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

I going there in between Christmas & New year, The restaurant is very crowded with customers. I only have a few seating choices that night, so I finally got seat on stand bar table near the pool. The table is high but still appropriate for...More

Thank Munadi B
PesonaManager, Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your very kind review. We are pleased you enjoyed your meals and time at Pesona and we look forward to welcoming you again on your next holiday in Gili Trawangan.

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Waited 1 hr for my breakfast to find out they had forgotten my order and it hadn't been cooked . My friends orders were also forgotten , food took a very very long time to arrive.More

Thank Charlotte12358
PesonaManager, Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is unfortunate that our computer system failed to print your orders to the kitchen, we apologize for the inconvenience this caused on January 1st as we know how important that first meal after a...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This place is so cute and wonderful, we went for dinner and we will be back! I had the butter chicken and it was so delicious, the staff was really good I think their getting harsh reviews on trip advisor they are lovely! Highly highly...More

1  Thank Heath S
PesonaManager, Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your very kind review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your meal at Pesona and hope to welcome you again to sample more delicious items on our menu. Noted about the rice, we will inform the kitchen.

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing indian cuisine at Gili Trawangan. The food quality, quantity & the ambiance is rocking. The staff is very sweet, humble and accomodative. Mr Julie, one of the staff member, helped us with the right menu.. he was really good.

4  Thank Kalpesh P
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for this lovely review! We are pleased you enjoyed your experience here at Pesona and hope to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 4 December 2017

This bar is an excellent place to relax late at night, watching the sea or just people watching. The drink choice is excellent, the service was good, and the prices were average for the island. We stopped off here a couple of times during our...More

2  Thank Petek999
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and recommendation! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Pesona Restaurant and hope you will return again to see us on your next holiday in Gili Trawangan.

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It's about a 3 minute walk from Hotel Villa Ombak and very safe for everyone, including ladies.
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Hi Ian, No I was not aware of that. Did you get a receipt? How do you know you were overcharged? I am very interested to know what happened so I can make sure this does not happen to other customers. Please can you send me... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Raya Trawangan | Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Trawangan
  • Phone Number: +62 370 6123521
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Description
Come for some authentic INDIAN CUISINE & SMOKE SHEESHA. Our specialist chefs prepare the food using the best imported ingredients to delight your taste buds. Wonderful freshly prepared kebabs and naan are cooked in the smoky tandoor and our curries are cooked specially to order- all spiced to your taste. Pesona Resort is the original place on the island where you can indulge in exotic sheesha pipes. We now have a new WESTERN MENU serving fresh and healthy Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch including delicious Paninis, Pasta, Burgers, Salads, Fish & Chips, and much more until 5 pm.
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