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Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge

Jl. Raya Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83355, Indonesia
+62 813-3808-8963
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“butter chicken” (12 reviews)
“rogan josh” (7 reviews)
“masala” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Fusion, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Jl. Raya Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83355, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and portion were okay, but the service was really slow. The naan wasnt really that great, butter chicken was okay.

Thank 633kahyeec
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The ambience is nice. The food was reasonably ok as it is not realistic to expect anything better at such a remote island. I tried the set meals of veg and non veg dishes. Both of these were ok in test and quantity. I'll go...More

Thank Mukesh S
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Pesona is my favorite restaurant in Gili T for sure! The Indian food is unreal especially the butter chicken and the curry fries. The cocktails are all very well priced for how amazing they are. The atmosphere is the best with the rooftop lounge and...More

Thank carlyjean3
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

On a recent trip to Gilli T I had a lovely stay at Pesona. I absolutely loved the lentil hash breakfast! So much so that I skipped my included breaky and ate it 3 days running! Also made the mistake of trying the Chocolate Royale...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 days at the resort and had most of our meals here since my daughter was sick. We tried a good half of the menu and enjoyed it. The chocolate dessert is probably one of the best comforting food I had in a...More

Thank alexandretsuk
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Authentic indian food and exquisite shisha! Very nice place to eat, drink, smoke and watch the people passing by... The hospitality and humour of the staff is unbeatable, i enjoyed it very much and felt very much welcome and entertained (especially by rudys magic tricks...More

Thank alilalicee
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I love the indian currys they are amazing nice stuff always helpful nice places to sit as well lovely upstairs place. Good place for some beers food and sheesha before going for a party.

Thank PatrickM4753
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Met by a really friendly waiter at the door who showed us to our seats, everyone ordered Indian and I tried the new vegan menu that they had on special and it was amazing! Everyones food came out at the same time and the curries...More

Thank SiannWilliams
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Having read so many good reviews about the food I was looking forward to my first Indian meal for a few weeks. I’m an Indian food addict and normally eat at at least 2 Indian restaurants a week. I ordered the lemon rice and the...More

Thank JanieBS1
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Ordered a mojito (After someone finally bothered to come to take an order). Basically it was still water with some rum and mint leaves. No ice no sugar and the glass wasnt even full plus it tasted horrible. We wanted to order deserts, but they...More

Thank mach3blackbird
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Dear mach3blackbird, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback. We've recently updated our menu and as a part of that, there was a transitional period where we did not have stock in the items we were phasing out. I can understand...More

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Ashutosh B
12 May 2018|
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Response from PesonaManager | Property representative |
Hi Ashtosh, Vamana is located on the north-east corner of the island, so to get to Pesona Beach Resort & Spa you want to head south towards the harbor where the fast boats dropped you off. We are a short 2-minute walk from... More
Geetanjali Y
9 December 2017|
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Response from AmeyaJadhav | Reviewed this property |
Hey, you really don't need to worry about safety in the entire of Gili T. It is super safe for absolutely everyone.
18 October 2017|
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Response from PesonaManager | Property representative |
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
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08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Raya Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83355, Indonesia (Formerly Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant)
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Trawangan
  • Phone Number: +62 813-3808-8963
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Come for vibrant Indian and vegetarian-friendly international cuisine and stay for the good vibes and sheesha lounge! Specialist chefs prepare our food using imported spices to delight your taste buds. Colorful dishes are all cooked specially to order with your personal tastes in mind- do you prefer spicy or mild? Pesona Beach Resort is the original place on the island where you can indulge in exotic sheesha and chill out with friends as you enjoy specialty beer and wine, look at the stars, and delight in the charm of Gili Trawangan.
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