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Genius Beach Bar and Restaurant

Beach Road, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (3 reviews)
“bungalows” (9 reviews)
“austrian” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indonesian, Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Beach Road, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice restaurant... good food (european and international), great staff and good prices. Top quiet for lunch in the sand

Thank Carlosmarbella
Reviewed 25 February 2017

After a wonderful experience staying at Genius in February 2016, we returned to Genius Beach Bar and Bungalows for the second consecutive year, to be even more warmly received and cared for by the management and staff at this lovely beachfront restaurant and bungalow resort...More

Thank Bev Z
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We had a group of 10 who popped in for lunch at around 1pm in the afternoon. After taking our order our drinks (beer & soft drinks) took 25mins to come out. 1hr 10mins later there was still no sight of our food. After asking...More

2  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Came across Genius Beach Bar and Restaurant on my first night on Gili Trawangan. They had a relatively extensive menu comprising of local/ Asian dishes as well as Western & Austrian meals - all of which were decently priced in my opinion (within IDR 40K+...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed staying in one of Genius' bungalows. They are cozy and big, everything works fine. The breakfast is great, you can choose between a lot of different dishes. The famous Austrian meals are delicious, so are the local ones. We loved the waiters,...More

Thank Christoph K
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Only reason why I went here was for the coffee. Nespresso pod coffee that was very good. Great location on the beach too in the beach hut. Perfect to sit and chat and watch the boats come and go.

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Stopped here as a party of 3 for some food, menu looked ok and fairly priced so ordered some drinks and food, menu was nothing special but just wanted a quick bite. We were sat inside with a clear view into the kitchen which had...More

1  Thank Adam J
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were warmly welcomed at Genius Beach Bar and Restaurant by the lovely Austrian proprietors, Gabby and Gerhardt. In true Austrian format, the bungalows and gardens were meticulously clean, the menu - which featured Indonesian as well as Austrian food - also...More

Thank Bev Z
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

I heard from a friend to try the steak here, so i did. Attached is the picture of my steak. I had it made medium.. So lets start, location wise is good, it has a homey feel to it, simple and have a character to...More

Thank Goto A
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

I went here with three of my friends at around 6pm, the place was empty but we thought that was because it was an early time to eat. The menu was pretty mismatched so we weren't expecting a lot, but once we had ordered the...More

3  Thank Iona K
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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Trawangan
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