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Gili Air Santay Restaurant

Gili Air, West Nusa Tenggara 1088, Indonesia
+62 819-1599-3782
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (8 reviews)
“empanadas” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Indonesian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Gili Air, West Nusa Tenggara 1088, Indonesia
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11 - 20 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I was there one hour ago: Sandwich was uneatable. Toast bread with shavings of chicken (probably chicken because I didnt feel the taste), carrot, tomato and cabbage with literaly no sauce, no butter! Tottaly dry. Pad thai was overcooked and the worst I ate in...More

Thank Agnieszka Natal... P
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Best restaurant of Gili Air!! Delicious fish super fresh and quick and on point service. Excellent value for money! Also try the curry: beyond amazing!

Thank Francamaria B
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We came back again and again to Santay. The staff are lovely and fun. Their nasi goreng js excellent as well as their chicken sate, whole snapper, the snake salad and i even liked the empanada which is clearly not indonesian. Their thai food isn'tgreat...More

Thank FemaleForLife
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the bungalows for 3 nights and ate here twice in the evening. Breakfast was simple yet tasty and bbq snapper at night was fresh and delicious! Cool friendly staff who were dj-ing in the background most nights so nice to sit, relax,...More

Thank Nans8
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We had a fantastic meal here one night. The highlight was an amazing whole white snapper BBQed to perfection with rice, veges, sauces, etc for 8AUD Nice setting too. Worth trying for yourself

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

After snorkeling and swimming for a while I was walking around and looking for a cheap place to eat and this place was reasonable priced and then I got a Nasi Goreng Special for 40,000 and a Sprite can for 15,000. My bf got Mie...More

Thank Leilamiyu
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We visited Gili Air for a day trip and after we had ridden around on push bikes for a while we wanted somewhere to kick back, eat, drink, swim in the sea and relax. That is exactly what we got. The food was delicious, the...More

Thank Nadine C
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I saw a few good opinion but I don't recommend this restaurant. The food (tom yum, tom kha) it was terrible. Bad taste and watery. All we had diarrhea after supper :( Service was very poor.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Nice restaurant but nothing special. I won't say it was "waaaw". We had a pad thai and a grilled fish. Nothing incredible. The price are pretty cheap.

1  Thank akvn83
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit this week. Great service and food cooked beautiful. Must try the tomato soup. Also had chicken schnitzel and chicken sate.

1  Thank robandray59
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gili Air, West Nusa Tenggara 1088, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Air
  • Phone Number: +62 819-1599-3782
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Gili Air Santay restaurant, run by Andy from Gili Air and his wife Rosi from Austria, is far from the loud music on the east coast of Gili Air. Located right on the beach, you can enjoy wonderful food and finest cocktails. There is a daily BBQ with a wide selection of dishes as European, Thai, Indonesian, juices, cocktails and sweets.
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