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Ruby's Cafe

Jl. Scallywags Mango Retreat | we are next door to Scallywags Mango Retreat, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Jl. Scallywags Mango Retreat | we are next door to Scallywags Mango Retreat, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Ordered the jalapeño poppers, pumpkin curry and beef rendang. Everything was really tasty, my only criticism is that the beef rendang had very little sauce and only 2 pieces of meat. Was good value and good food, recommend checking it out.

Thank contra420
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had dinner here with my kids of 10 and 7. We all loved the food we ordered. The curry was tasty, the Balinese chicken very tender and the Rendang was absolutely delicious. Come early to get a seat. During high season they don't take...More

Thank Fleurhermse
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food here is so tasty. Really well presented and there's not too many covers. They do have a sign to warn you though, don't expect food to be cooked quickly. We waited for 40 minutes for food to come and the restaurant was half...More

Thank Lewis B
ruby h, Owner at Ruby's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the kind comments on our food. Half full would mean 9 tables, 22 covers I don't t hink 40 minutes is to long to wait especially when many tend to arrive at same time,once again thank you for the review.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely little restaurant tucked away from the main busy street. We ordered the meatballs and a burger which were both great but waited nearly an hour for it which wouldn't have been an issue if we wasn't so hungry. This didn't detract...More

Thank KBW85
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First of all, I ordered a dish with vegetables, but it had coriander all over the plate. Coriander is a very strong herb so they should warn on the menu that the food you are about to order has this herb. The icing on the...More

Thank Leire S
ruby h, Owner at Ruby's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Firstly I am so sorry about the stone you found, i have asked my staff to be extra diligent when washing it. With regards to the coriander, our curries have as much of a blend of 10 different herbs,no menu can list all of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Ruby's and didn't really know what we would get. But the staff is excellent, and also the owner. Pretty good prices, on the border of expensive. But the food was great, really great. We had the burger, green curry chicken and slow roasted...More

Thank Danulk14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried this restaurant off trip advisor for lunch, was looking forward to try the beef rendang but unfortunately it wasn't on the lunch menu ( maybe a dinner thing only) So instead we ordered a watermelon salad which was amazing! Definitely recommend! We then ordered...More

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The high rating on Trip Advisor draws in crowds to this restaurant, thus necessitating reservations. Our group of 11 arrived at 6:15pm to a half empty restaurant, but due to staff shortages and a number of reservations, we were at first told we couldn't be...More

Thank kyang18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ruby's has a great reputation with locals and I can see why. All the food is loving prepared freshly to order and it shows, the meals take a while to arrive but are all delicious. We made a reservation earlier that day (you can only...More

Thank FlightlessPenguin
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I ate here for lunch and then for dinner twice. I had the spaghetti aglio olio for lunch which was good and a decent sized portion. The burgers were delicious and what most people seem to go for for dinner. Expect to...More

Thank Melzbelles2017
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9 June 2017|
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Response from AndreiaVilasBoas | Reviewed this property |
No need! :)
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2 January 2017|
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Response from BronwynClee | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, and the answer is no - Ruby's is cash only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 6
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Scallywags Mango Retreat | we are next door to Scallywags Mango Retreat, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia (Formerly Warung Gili)
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  West Nusa Tenggara  >  Lombok  >  Gili Islands  >  Gili Air
  • Phone Number: +62-819-9913-7850
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Ruby's Cafe is owned and operated by Indonesian Chef Ruby. Her mission is to provide fresh homecooked with passion from experience from working overseas inspires her delicious curries using imported ingredients unique to her cafe and her time in top Italian restaurants in Bali comes through in her perfect pasta dishes. Every plate is cooked from scratch, spring rolls,croquettes, curries, only the Rendang is cooked before as it takes 2 hours, no portions pulled from the freezer and buzzed in Micro. Ruby's is a simple open air cafe dedicated to providing tasty FRESH food with love. Sorry even though many reviews advise booking we do not take reservations works better on a rolling basis, last oders 3.30 lunch and 9.30 dinner.
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