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Jakarta offers great dining opportunities with delicious cuisine from around the world at international cafes, restaurants, and fine dining venues. We encourage you to explore new dining experiences at some of the expatriate community's favorite restaurants below:

American Restaurants in Jakarta

Black Cat Jazz Supper Club
Tin Pan Alley


European Restaurants in Jakarta

Red Square Vodka Bar
Tapas Movida

Mexican

Hacienda Mexican Bar & Grill

 

Indonesian Restaurants in Jakarta

Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto & Patisserie

International Restaurants in Jakarta

the3house Bistro & Lounge

Restaurant Delivery Services
Room Service Deliveries

Dining in Bandung

The Peak Resort Dining


Room Service DeliveriesRestaurant Delivery Services

Room Service DeliveriesRoom Service Deliveries delivers meals to your home or office from over 50 of the best restaurants in Jakarta. English spoken, no hassles and no traffic! Room Service Deliveries makes your  life easy; whether you want great food at home, in your office or for a special function. It's now very convenient to order from your favorite restaurant and have us deliver your selections to your door, within one hour. Delivery fee is only Rp 25,000. Minimum order Rp 60,000 Mention this code - RSJAK - to ensure you have no delivery charge added to your first order. Order online or call us at 021 828 1888 or 021 740 1888 to place an order. Download our complete Menu.  

 

American Restaurants in Jakarta

Black Cat Jazz and Supper LoungeBlack Cat Jazz and Supper ClubBlack Cat Jazz and Supper Club is an intimate, up-market 300 square meter jazz cub and restaurant, featuring live jazz bands and piano music; semi fine dining introducing Cajun/Creole cuisine; fine wine, champagne, bottles of spirits, classic cocktails; and friendly and attentive service. Black Cat presents an extraordinary lineup of top Indonesian and world-class Jazz artists, warm hospitality, perfect sound, and comfortable seating -- and you can drop in after work for Happy Hour and Dinner to enjoy our live piano player. From Pop and Classic Jazz, to Swing and Funk, Black Cat presents the legendary artists of today and the brightest stars of tomorrow. Black Cat introduces New Orleans style Cajun/Creole Cuisine to the Jakarta marketplace and will open daily for lunch, dinner and late night supper. Originating in New Orleans, Louisiana, Cajun and Creole cuisines are rich, diverse cuisines based on French cooking, with a mélange of French, Spanish, African and other influences. Our signature dishes include Jambalaya, Seafood Gumbo, Shrimp Creole, Blackened Steaks and Catfish. Open daily for lunch from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM, for Happy Hours from 5:00 to 7:00 PM and for dinner from 5:00 PM to midnight. Live Piano player: Monday through Saturday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. and Live Jazz Bands: Tuesday through Saturday from 9:30 PM to 1:00 AM. Facebook page

Tin Pan Alley - American Bistro cuisine in Jakarta

 

Tin Pan Alley RestaurantTin Pan Alley offers American bistro cuisine, in the heart of Jakarta, located in the UOB building. American bistro culinary tradition features such foods as burgers, sandwiches, salads, pastas, steaks and innovative cuisine. The recipes are truly original with special attention to the quality and presentation! The ambience grabs your attention with the unique décor, just as if you have ‘discovered” a café set into an alley. Chef Rano Abryanto's dishes range from traditional American home cooking to typical backyard barbecue foods and regional specialties such as jambalaya, with exceptional desserts to top off your meal! Enjoy a drink at the bar before your meal with some unique beverage combinations as well. Facebook icon

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American Restaurants in Jakarta

European Restaurants in Jakarta

Red Square Vodka Bar JakartaRed Square Vodka Bar, Jakarta IndonesiaRed Square Vodka Bar is Jakarta's first Russian themed vodka bar, which creates, flairs, prepares, and then serves up the most complete selection of imported vodkas, flavored vodkas, infused vodkas, vodka martinis and vodka stick cocktails. Red Square original cocktails include the White Chocolate Martini, Vodka Tonic Fruit Splashes, Dip, Suck & Bite Shots, the Hypnotic Illusion, Red Island Iced Tea and our own Red Square flavored vodka infusions. Red Square serves 40 ml shots for Jakarta's most potent drinks! Red Square introduced Russian cuisine to the Jakarta marketplace, serving lunch, dinner and high end snacks from a kitchen/pantry. Red Square cuisine includes Chicken Kiev, Beef Stroganov, Beef Goulash, Seared Salmon and Chicken Shashlik. Located on the ground level facing the courtyard at the Plaza Senayan Arcadia, Red Square attracts a mix of Indonesians, expatriates and the young trendsetters. Check out our weekly theme nights and monthly promotions on our website or call 5790-1281. Facebook page


Tapas Movide Restaurant

Tapas Movida JakartaIf you want to experience Spanish cuisine and wines in Jakarta, look no further than Tapas Movida. The menu features delicious Tapas and traditional Spanish dishes, such as freshly made Churros and delicious Paella. Another favorite of guests is our authentic Sangria, guaranteed to refresh guests on even the hottest day and inspire your palette for more Spanish cuisine adventures! Vegetarian and gluten free dishes also available. Our uniquely Spanish décor, family friend facilities, and great service welcomes guests to both indoor and outdoor seating area, with the distinctive terraced exteriors inspired by Antoni Gaudi of Barcelona. Live music entertains our guests Thursday through Sunday evenings. Sunday is a special draw due to the “Sangria Sunday Ole”, with 1 jug of Sangria and 1 Paella. Outside catering available with chef’s special creations. Facebook icon Twitter

 


Indian  Restaurants in Jakarta


Indonesian Restauratns in Jakarta

Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto & PatisserieHuize Trivelli Heritage Resto & PatisserieTucked away in Tjideng, Central Jakarta, just a few minutes from the National Museum and the Presidential Palace, Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto & Patisserie is a great hideaway for a quiet business lunch, an after-work dinner or a perfect place for a special family gathering. The Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto & Patisserie building was built in the early-20th century, in an area that was known as Laan Trivelli and Tjideng Kamp, a historical Batavia neighborhood during Dutch colonial times. Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto & Patisserie serves traditional Indonesian family dishes that were adjusted to the Dutch palate or original Indische family cuisine, all at reasonable prices. Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto is known for the unique dishes which are made with devotion and love by the owner herself, using Huize Trivelli’s family recipes handed down from generation to generation, to ensure originality. Each meal is enjoyed in the homey ambiance surrounded by eclectic antique furnishings which blend the Javanese-European and Chinese cultural traditions of the family. Be sure to try the fresh from the oven Trivelli Insulinde Pastei followed by Trivelli Kerrie Laksa Njonja Molenvliet, one of the many dishes in the mini rijsstafel on the Harmonie menu. And finally, enjoy one of the traditional beverages, Bier Pletok a la Betawi, a drink which is made from sweet-smelling pandan leaves, cinnamon and cloves, and spiced up with ginger that warms your body. If you are bored with the modern, funky eateries, then drop by Huize Trivelli Heritage Resto & Patisserie where you will feel at home with its homey ambiance, mouthwatering food, and reasonable prices. Facebook page

 


International Restaurants in Jakarta

International Restaurants in Jakarta

the3house Bistro & Lounge the3house Bistro & Lounge the3house Bistro & Lounge is located in the Kuningan district, inside Jakarta’s Golden Triangle. We are here to help you escape from Jakarta’s bustling city backdrop, and to instead enjoy a tropical environment with tasty food, soothing live music, and a lush landscape and architecture. The Bistro provides customers a unique experience in the middle of the city by providing an alfresco dining experience with an astonishing garden view surrounded by the concrete jungle. Come to the3house for a strategic and one-of-a kind place for hanging out and special events such as corporate parties, birthday, and weddings.

Open from 5:00 p.m -1:00 a.m on Sunday-Thursday, 5:00 p.m.- 2:00 a.m on Friday and Saturday. Live Bands every Friday and Saturday night starting at 8:30 pm. Ladies Night every Wednesday.  Beer Night every Thursday from 7:00 p.m - 10:00 p.m.

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Mexican restaurants in Jakarta

Mexican restaurants in Jakarta

Hacienda Mexican Bar & GrillHacienda Mexican Bar & GrillHacienda Mexican Bar & Grill’s Chef Gerardo serves up Jakarta’s finest Mexican cuisine, margaritas and signature tequila cocktails. Conveniently located in Plaza Senayan Arcadia, Hacienda offers guests an array of carefully prepared Mexican dishes using the freshest ingredients. Our goal is to offer a fiesta for the senses where every experience is fresh, fun-filled and full of flavors coupled with friendly, outgoing and attentive service. Enjoy a wide selection of Hand Shaken, Frozen, Fruit and Premium Margaritas, imported tequilas, and both Mexican and local beers in the great Spanish themed interior. Signature Mexican Cocktails include Desperado Ice Tea, Cuba Libre, Mojodito, Bloody Maria, Green Lizard and several kinds of Margaritas! Hacienda is a modern Mexican restaurant which brings authentic Mexican food and the latest international tequila trends to Jakarta. Two locations to serve you: our newest outlet in Street Gallery Pondok Indah Mall and our original location in Plaza Senayan Arcadia.Facebook page


Mexican restaurants in Jakarta


Restaurants and Dining in Bandung

The Peak Resort Dining - Bandung - West Java
The Peak Resort Dining - Bandung - West JavaDiscover a unique dining experience with a cozy ambience at an elevation of 1200 meters near the summit of a steeply rising, symmetrical hill in Karyawangi Village, Ciwaruga. The Peak is a modern country-style resort dining establishment, offering discerning indoor and outdoor dining service with an incredible view of the Bandung valley.

“The mood is precious”; it is so precious that we serve it even if you do not order it! Enriched by visionary architecture, integrated landscape, and cultural décor, the dining atmosphere offers an endless variety of unexpected delights. For a gathering with colleagues, family or friends our catering team is wholly committed to delight your palate with a gastronomic array in an international buffet spread or an irresistible five-course dinner with your choice of spirits and a good selection of wine and cigars. Facebook icon

Dining in Bandung

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