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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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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Indian, Fusion, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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€€ - €€€
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Jl. Raya Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara 83355, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 308 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for Indians , Indian food was really awesome . We tried onion pakoda and masala papad. View from first floor was great as it was raining in Lombok, you can see that from there.More

Thank Suneel L
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Suneel, Thank you for this glowing review. We are pleased when our Indian guests enjoy our vibrant Indian cuisine. I too enjoy the refuge of our Skylounge on a rainy day. Perhaps on your next visit, you can try our Masala Chai that is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Indonesia for like 3 days and already missing indian food as the veg options were really less in Lombok and Gili where we stayed. We happen to google “indian food restaurants nearby” and found this one. Read the reviews and decided to...More

1  Thank dips0302
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dips0302, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. It is so nice when we can soothe a craving from some homecooked Indian cuisine. I love the Masala Padadam as well, it's the perfect snack and great to share with friends....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Indian food and ample portions as well as a good variety of dishes. The Dahl Makani is very good.More

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

Dear Mataka, Thank you for visiting Pesona Restaurant and Sheesha Lounge and taking the time to write a review. The Dahl Makani is one of my favorites too. Have you tried the other lentil dishes as well? The Mung Daal is also quite nice and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible. Rudy is super helpful. It has been an enjoyable night. I have lots of fun with my girlfriend. Totally recommend this place to my friends back home!

Thank Stella C
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That you for your review, Stella. We hope your friends can join you on your next trip to Pesona! Cheers, Jen Resort Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended to come to Pesona coz I was looking for a shisha bar. Turns out to be one of the best decisions ever! Attended to by Rudy who's Super friendly and very entertaining with his magic tricks and here I thought I was gonna...More

Thank Sulastri K
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Sulastri! We are so pleased that you came for the sheesha and stayed for the show. Rudy has some great tricks up his sleeves (pun intended) and one of the best smiles on the island. It is my hope that everyone feels welcome...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plenty of good local food in Gili T, but this has to be the only one with authentic Indian cuisine. The ingredients are carefully selected in India and your tastebuds will notice! There's so much heart and soul put into the meals. You can pick...More

Thank Roel C
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Roel, Thank you for this lovely review. The owners have carefully selected their favorite style of home-cooked Indian food and it is so nice when guests recognize the love that went into Pesona's menu! We do hope that you will take your own advice...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach front location of the restaurant is beautiful with wonderful sea views but it’s the food that really wins my vote. Delicious and totally authentic Indian cuisine. We had a business conference hosted here so had the opportunity to sample many different dishes as...More

Thank Emily9477
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, Emily. We are so pleased you could join us for the event at Pesona Beach Resort and even more so that you enjoyed your experience here and our vibrant Indian cuisine. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here with a group of friends, sat on the cushion lounges next to the pool and had a shisha! We ordered a few different curries, naan and Nadi. Everything was so yum butter chicken and fish curry a fave with cheese naan so...More

Thank Hannah B
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your glowing review, Hannah! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Pesona and that you got the chance to try a few different curries. The cheese naan is also one of my favorites, and if you like cheese and Indian...More

Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious dinner & cocktails, good vibe. Very friendly staff, big thanks to our amazing instagram photographer Duncan! Had a lot of fun and will absolutely visit again 😘 X Elisa

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

Thank you for your lovely review! We are pleased to have provided you with good food, drinks and vibe. Do visit us again the next time you are in Gili!

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Nice simple decor with sofas and chairs, overlooking the ocean in Gili Trawangan, and to add to it, nice Indian food.. This is how I can describe the Pesona Indian & Sheesha Restaurant. It has a ground floor poolside seating or a first floor seating...More

Thank RahulJain1987
PesonaManager, General Manager at Pesona Indian Restaurant & Sheesha Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We strive to provide a good experience to all of our guests and are pleased you enjoyed your time in the restaurant and a little taste of India on a small tropical island in Indonesia.

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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 01:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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