Local Restaurants – If you go to Lombok, it is not fair if you doesn’t eat at the local restaurants. Lombok has so many places that offers you the local atmosphere and also with good food and yummy food. Many local restaurants in Lombok offers you best Indonesian foods. So many fine dining restaurants scattered all around Lombok. For example, if you are in Gili Trawangan, there are many restaurants nearby the beach. The places not only for upscale restaurants but also family restaurants, dinner restaurants and also luxury restaurants. With that being said, we are going to give you Top 10 Instagrammable Local Restaurants in Lombok that you must check and have best places to eat. Here are the list of restaurants :
El Bazar Café & Restaurant
If you want to try different disher from typical Indonesian, El Bazar Café & Restaurant is the place. It have so many food and drink options. And this local restaurant give you some Mediterrnean Style, that will complete you atmosphere at Lombok. You should try Virgin Mary Juice it taste like Gaspacho. El Bazar Café & Restaurant locatedat Jl Raya Kuta No.5, Kuta, Pujut, Kabupaten Lombok Tengah, NTB and Open at 7.30 AM -11 PM.
La Chill Bar
Have you ever been to La Plancha, Seminyak Bali? Well, in Senggigi there is similar versions of it, its name was similar to a word La in front of “La Chill Bar”. With this characteristic of colorful bean bag and a big umbrella on top of it. There’s also the same concept of restaurant in Gili, but it is to far away if you are in Mataram. The location is at Hotel Transit, Jalan Raya Senggigi, about 300 meters north Pura Batu Bolong. In here there are several different types of seating, there is a wooden desk chair, “berugak”, there are seats stone table under a tree, and there was definitely a colorful bean bag. With this themed restaurants you will definitely feel like your vacation is never over.
Chill Out Bungalows & Bar
This local restaurant give you some nice cute bungalows with friendly staff and beautiful beach for snorkeling. After you tired snorkeling, Chill out Bungalows will give you some nice free drinking water and the perfect fish kebab from Lombok. Location at Gili Indah, Gili Air, Lombok Utara, NTB.
Café Alberto offers you spectacular views of the ocean. It has a lovely venue. The prices were great and I would easily say were low in comparison to the good food and service. When you grabbed a table on the beach it give you great ambience throughout the entire place but the beach made it even better. It is considered to be an Italian food but in Indonesia way. It has best things to eat and a good eating places if you travel in Lombok.
Verve Beach Club
When we come in this restaurant there are big coconut tree that make the place is so relaxing. For restaurant there are 4 sofa fairly large and some gazebo. White chocolate and orange color will make your eyes memorized. This place is so cozy and chilling because it is near beach that make this place windy. Verve beach club is considered new local restaurants because the beach is often used for boat parking.
If you are in Gili Trawangan, you should try GIli Gelato. Gili Gelato is an ice cream stall and it offers you the same texture as gelato in baskin robbin. One Scoop of ice cream is at the price of Rp. 20.000,00 and if you take 2 scoop it only cost Rp 30.000,00. There are so many flavor that this place offered. You should try the mango and chocolate, it really taste the best and yummy food.
The property is an oasis in an already spectacular setting. Modern and impeccably designed, the Lodge is vision in white clean lines and unending vistas. It literally took your breath away when you arrived and were escorted down to the bar area for pre-dinner cocktails. It’ll give you a magical view. The cocktail was perfectly made, a rarity on the island. After drinks, you will shown to the table, overlooking the sea. A local quartet of musicians appeared in white linen and barefeet and they proceeded to enchant you with their accoustic songs and rythyms, joined at various points by the chef, manager and waiters who also serenaded us. In this place you will have a nice evening with a great treat. It is considered to be one of the world’s best restaurants and have a cool place to eat.
Pituq Café offers you type of food that you vegan lovers would love. Like Fusion, World Food, Healthy, Smoothies and vegetarian food. This place serve also give you some soft little background music that will ease your soul. Location at Jalan Ikan Duyung, Gili Trawangan, Pemenang, Lombok Utara, NTB and it open at 11 AM to 10 PM.
Riviera Bar & Restaurants
Located in Kuta. Riviera was one of the best local restaurants while staying in Lombok. You will probably had about 5 meals there and will never left this place disappointed. It is a good place for vegans because the chef cooked delicious vegan fried rice and vegan tortillas. Mix fruit juice, fruit platter and more. The owner and the staff were genuinely friendly and they did everything to ensure you had a great time and great meals.
Great value for money. The location is also great since they are not located on the main road. It is the best for dinner places. They have live music on sundays and Wednesday. Riviera is just off the main road and as a result is much more pleasant than many other places. It has a standard Kuta menu (and prices), but has a couple of special dishes.
Pearl Beach Lounge
Located in Gili Trawangan. The beach is very clean and the lounge very nice and smart. You can spend a really memorable moment over there. If the weather is good enough you may see the sunset. This concept of outside restaurant is just lovely. The food, the service, and the decor are all first rate. You would often walk here daily to have a meal a day at this beautiful place. Pearl beach lounge is one of the best restaurant in the world if you travel to Asia especially Lombok.
There you are the top ten local restaurants for your dining places if you go to Lombok. There also so many places that is not included but you can discover by yourself and share with us. Hope you have a nice trip with good Indonesian food restaurants and full stomach.