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Kintan Buffet, Taman Anggrek Mall, West Jakarta

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Talking about food satisfying, certainly no strange to this restaurant. Kintan Buffet with many branches in Jakarta shopping center and is part of Boga Group which is certainly not foreign to Jakarta society. This time i had the opportunity to visit one of the branche at Mall Taman Anggrek, West Jakarta. Located on the 3rd floor and clearly visible with a big signboard when pass through it. With a large area of more than 60 people, the morning looks not too crowded, making it easier for the foodie to take a photo first. Because usually you will see the visitors are very crowded until the queue, especially during lunch and dinner hours. The concept of Japanese restaurant offered is very interesting where visitors will enjoy a meal as much as main dishes of grilled meat with a variety of sauce kind.
Visitors will be provided with some kind of beef grill package with a choice and starting from the price of approximately Rp 188.000 per person. Pieces of meat available from t…

Heritage Culinary Experience, Nusa Indonesian Gastronomy

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Bright at noon time, Kemang area was quite crowded and always become a fascinating destination with a variety of restaurant choices, unique concepts and varied foods. One of them is Indonesian restaurant which has been running for quite some time and popular in Jakarta society. The outside looks like a classic Indonesian house with a terrace that looks comfortable to relax. More exciting when entering a restaurant that is made properly like a house with a reception area where guests are welcome to register beforehand. At this luncheon, Nusa Indonesian Gastronomy wants to re-introduce the cuisine of the heritage cuisines with quality local ingredients and cooking techniques also an elegant presentation. With a mature philosophy, the concept to develop Indonesian culinary becomes a purpose and vision of this restaurant.
The main room is surrounded by glass windows so it creates a bright atmosphere that makes it easy for us to take photographs of the dishes. Chef Ragil Imam…

Peruvian Dining, Sailendra, JW Marriot Jakarta

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This time along with Peru Commerce Jakarta, Sailendra restaurant located at JW Marriot Kuningan invites an interesting chef directly from Peru to serve classic dishes that of course very magnificent. Chef Natalia Sophia Gonzalez Echeverria or better known chef Natty on this occasion will spoil the Jakarta society with authentic Peruvian dishes like Lomo Saltado. The lamb meat dishes are processed with a dark brown flavor and a very tasty flavor. This dish is perfect to be enjoyed along with the warm rice. You can also enjoy other Peruvian dishes with good quality ingredients here. The Peruvian dinner has been held from 13th to 29th July 2018 special Friday and Saturday for dinner and Sunday brunch with prices ranging from Rp 475.000 per person.
Yovent A full-time Blogger & Social Media Influencer who has been travelling overseas with huge enthusiasm exploring culinary world. Living in Jakarta with variety of culture, food style and starting blog since 2014 early. Wit…

Bunga Rampai, Menteng, Central Jakarta

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Certainly no strange to you who live in Jakarta with this popular Indonesian restaurant. Bunga Rampai is located in Menteng, Central Jakarta. The restaurant stands on three floors and a capacity of up to 200 people in total. In this month visitors can enjoy 11 servings of Indonesian dishes which is a signature of Bunga Rampai. From the outside looks a house with classic Dutch nuances that dominant until when entering into the main room of the restaurant, looks elegant and quite crowded visitors during lunch hour. On the second floor there is also a dining area with a slightly different concept but still with an interesting touch of Indonesian classics. For the third floor, is a smoking room with a different atmosphere where the ceiling that uses glass so that sunlight easily brighten this room. Then decorated with green plants that provide a touch of shade in the corners of the room. 11 servings of Indonesia are the menu that is being recommended at this time. Consists of…

Jelajah Indonesia, Seasonal Tastes, The Westin Jakarta

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Friday night is a great day where the weekend has arrived. On this occasion, i attended a dinner at the hotel which became a popular spot this time. The Westin Jakarta with one of the tallest buildings offering stunning views of Jakarta from magnificent height. This time along with Chef Denny Boy Gunawan who is the executive of sous chef and Chef Ragil Imam Wibowo, the chef owner of Nusa Indonesian Gastronomy, an Indonesian restaurant that offers dishes with unique gastronomic techniques in every dish. With the event entitled Jelajah Indonesia, various dishes of local style with traditional spices are familiar to the people of Indonesia. One of my favorite is beef carving rembige, beef cut with good quality so it has a super-tender, fragrant aroma and more delicious when eaten with rembige sauce with typical terasi (shrimp paste) aroma. Available oncom (traditional staple food) rice and sumsum (beef bone marrow) rice with a fragrant aroma and savory taste that spoiled th…

Ying Thai, Pantai Indah Kapuk, North Jakarta

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I rarely visited PIK area, North Jakarta. This area is famous for its many restaurants with interesting choices and concepts. On weekends, normally very crowded once visitors here until you are quite difficult to find a spot at parking lot. One of the interesting restaurant here is Ying Thai, a typical Thai restaurant with beautiful interiors and of course Thai culinary which is my favorite.
Some information says that this is part of Ying Thai which also exists in Melbourne, Australia but please note that this restaurant has absolutely nothing to do with it. The restaurant has a large area with Thai ornament shades throughout the room. Front view with large glass windows makes it very convenient for me to take photos of the product. On the inside is a bit darker especially with the dominant black color on the side of the room.
The menu offered in the form of various dishes typical of Thailand but adjusted to the tongue of Jakarta. My visit in the month of Ramadan last ti…

Update Bib Gourmand List, Michelin Guide Singapore 2018

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When it comes to Michelin Star, now it's not just about exclusive restaurants with elegant interiors which of course usually offer fastantic prices. This time in 2018, Michelin Guide Singapore re-released the latest update of Bib Gourmand recipients as many as 50 recipients of awards including 17 new participants. Please note this list of Bib Gourmand consists of restaurants and street food offering menu at maximum rate S$45. Well for culinary lovers with limited budget but expected the Michelin Recommendation, this time do not need to be confused to find a culinary choice of tasty and cheap course. Here's a list you must visit when on holiday to Singapore.
Hawker Center: 1. A Noodle Story 2. Alliance Seafood 3. Ah Er Soup (ABC Brickworks Food Centre) 4. Balestier Hood Rover Rojak 5. Depot Road Zhen Shan Mei Claypot Laksa 6. Famous Sungei Road Trishaw Laksa 7. Hong Heng Fried Sotong Mee 8. Hong Kee Beef Noodle 9. Hoo Kee Bak Chang 10. J2 Famous Crispy Curry Puff 11. Na Na H…

Will's Restaurant & Bar, Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta

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A culinary visit this weekend along with Nibble, an app with culinary reference features in Jakarta that is quite practical. We visited a restaurant and bar with an interesting classic western style. Will's Restaurant & Bar is located in North Jakarta area, more precisely Kelapa Gading. From the outside looks standing with a fairly grand building and equipped with a large glass door. Dominant with dark colors throughout the room provides an elegant atmosphere. The spacious area is fitted with a pretty bar and music stage arena. Visit this time, we tried some new menu presented by Will's Restaurant in order to introduce new concept different from before.
Asian and Western dishes are quite familiar to us enough to attract attention such as pizza, salad, pasta, fried rice with Indonesian style of course. Each dishes served has a taste of the Indonesian style that matches the tongue of Jakarta people, both pasta and pizza served to taste savory as Asian flavors.
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