reviews by JAKARTA FOOD HUNTER
Address: Jl. Gatot Subroto Kav. 18, South Jakarta. Traditional Indonesian restaurants.
Specialties: Popular "food village" with half a dozen restaurants, take an outdoor table in the central seating area near the fountain and order from any that strike your fancy.
Dapoer (What Food Hunter says)
Address: Kebayoran, nearby Grand Mahakam Hotel
Kafe Betawi (What Food Hunter says)
Address: Grand Indonesia Lower Ground. Ph: 021-235-80500.
Address: Senayan City Lower Ground. Ph: 021-727-81272.
Address: Pondok Indah Mall I 2nd Fl. Ph: 021-751-2262.
Address: Mega Mall Pluit 4th Fl. Ph: 021-668-3990.
Address:Jl. Prof. Soepomo 14 Tebet, Tel.: (62)(21) 829 5366
Address:Jl. Metro Duta 5-6 Pondok Indah, Tel.: (62)(21) 525 4595.
Specialties: Traditional fried chicken restaurant. Menu: fried chicken, gudeg, gado-gado (salad with peanut sauce), salad.
Ny Suharti (What Food Hunter says)
Address: Jl. Kesehatan Raya No. 4, Bintaro, Tel.: (62)(21) 735 4214 and
Address: Jl. JI. Kapt. Tendean No. 13, Tel.: (62)(21) 525 4595. Traditional fried chicken chain.
Specialties:Menu: fried chicken, gudeg, fried rice.
Address: Kafe Taman Semanggi, Tel.: (62)(21) 52897586.
Specialties:Traditional grilled chicken chain. Menu: grilled chicken, fried fish, prawn, traditional indonesian dessert. Opening hours: 10.00 AM to 10.30 PM.
Address: Hotel Sahid Jaya, JI Sudirman 86
Address: Hotel Sheraton Bandara Soekarno-Hatta
Address: Dharmawangsa Hotel, JI Brawijaya Raya 26, Kebayoran Baru
Sate Khas Senayan
Address: Jl. Pakubuwono VII/6, South Jakarta Tel.: (62)(21) 726 9032 and
Address: Jl. Kemang Raya 3A, Tel.: 7179 4717.
Specialties: Traditional Maduranese/Javanese restaurant. Menu: soup, salad, fried rice, seafood, chicken and beef sate (thin strips of grilled meat threaded on skewers, with peanut sauce). Drink: juice, ice blended coffee. One of the best sate restaurant in Jakarta. Opening hours: 10.00 AM to 10.00 PM.
Address: HR Rasuna Said Kav 62 Setiabudi Building I, Lt. 1, # A202-203B, Jakarta Selatan
Specialties: Traditional West Java/Sunda restaurant. Menu: oxtail soup, timbel rice, fried rice, chicken soup, fried chicken, salad, sambal, fried fish, mixed fruit. Opening hours: 11.00 AM to 10.00 PM.
Balado Fish/Ikan Balado
Jl Ampera Raya 50, Cilandak, South Jakarta
Phone: (62)(21) 7806490.
Specialties:Traditional Padang restaurant. Menu: fried chicken, gulai, fish, sambal, soup, fried rice. Drink: fruit juice, soft drink. Opening hours: 08.00 AM to 10.00 PM. Sarimande Metropolitan Jl.Raya Pasar Minggu No.1 Tel.: (62)(21) 7901987. Traditional Padang restaurant. Menu: gulai, fried chicken, grilled chicken, rendang, fish, sambal, prawn, salad. Opening hours: 08.00 AM to 09.30 PM.
Address: Plaza Indonesia in Central Jakarta, Pondok Indah Mall in South Jakarta
Specialties: If you can take spicy food, this is definitely the place to go. Sari Ratu Restaurant gives serves Padang cuisine (see sidebar) in a clean environment and with high quality ingredients (it is important considering the food is pre-cooked and held at room temperature). The waiters are going to serve you many dishes to your table. It is not necessarily to eat everything. They will charge you accordingly to the ones you eat.
Address: Jl. Panglima Polim IV, No.51, Kebayoran Baru
Phone: (62)(21) 720-8294.
Specialties: Traditional North Sulawesi/Manado restaurant, slightly tuned for the local palate — no pork, bat or alcohol — but still spicy and tasty. The house speciality is ikan bakar woku (Manado-style herbal baked fish), but also try the breneibon (kidney bean soup) and the zippy ayam rica-rica (chicken with chili sauce).
Address: Jl. Hang Lekir No. 1 Kebayoran Baru
Phone: (62)(21)722 6683
Specialties: Absolutely delicious, this Manadonese restaurant serves some of the more traditional Manadonese fare that you won't find anywhere else i.e. Paniki (bat). Food is well displayed in a buffet style.
Address: Taman Ria Senayan Jl Gerbang Pemuda
Address: Dharmawangsa Square Jl Dharmawangsa
Dapur Umum (What Food Hunter says)
Address: Marina Residence - Ancol
Jimbaran Resto (What Food Hunter says)
Address: Ancol Complex
Saung Green Ville Restaurant
Address: Green Ville Real Estate - West Jakarta.
Sarang Kepiting Restaurant
Address: Gunung Sahari, opposite Mangga Dua Square