Category Archives: Central Jakarta


Ismaya Group has never disappointed us in term of dining concept as they are very creative and innovative when it comes to creating new restaurants / cafes ideas. Publik Markette is one of Ismaya’s restaurant with canteen style, a unique concept where the customers can choose the foods directly through the food gallery, just like eating in Indonesian warteg, but in a modern way.



In the midst of the many contemporary things, the classic and the legend has always had its own place. Some of you may be familiar with the name of Tan Goei, especially for those who live in Semarang. Tan Goei is an old restaurant that first opened in 1950 in Semarang and then opened their branch in Jakarta in 1960 at Jalan Besuki, Menteng.

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GOPEK RESTAURANT – Grand Indonesia

In Indonesia, Peranakan dishes such as Mie Ayam and Bakso have become Indonesian comfort foods. Despite its popularity, only a few realize that the people of Chinese descent brought these dishes along with their Peranakan Culture. Indonesian Peranakan cuisine has been integrated and adds to the richness of Indonesian culture, a slightly different to Peranakan Cuisine of Malaka and Singapore.

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OPEN RESTAURANT – DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jakarta

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jakarta – Diponegoro is a 5-star hotel located in Cikini area, Central Jakarta. Situated at Jalan Pegangsaan Timur and literally near Cikini train station, the car entrance was quite small from the road. But after you get into the hotel, you’ll be surprised. It is spacious, homey, and comfortably-inviting.

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LA MAISON JAKARTA – Grand Indonesia

From Medan to Jakarta, La Maison is famous patisserie from Medan that is well known for their well crafted Macaron creations. As we all know, their pop-up store in Jakarta recently has been a huge success and now they have opened a permanent store in Grand Indonesia East Mall on UG Floor.

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BARIUMA RAMEN – Citywalk Sudirman

Ramen is always interesting with its powerful taste. From tons of Ramen houses in Indonesia, we have a recommendation for you all Ramen lovers, it’s Bariuma Ramen, one of the most widely known ramen in Japan and currently already have branches in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Malaysia.

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REMPAH BALI – Citywalk Sudirman

Talking about Balinese food, the festive spicy, savory, and sweet flavors always keep us coming back for more. For Balinese food cravings fix, there’s a new option in town, the newly opened Rempah Bali restaurant in Citywalk Sudirman, Jakarta.

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MUCCA STEAK by Gandy Steak House – Citywalk Sudirman

For those who grew up in Jakarta around the 90s, Gandy Steak House probably means much more than just a regular steak restaurant. Gandy Steak House is one of those Jakarta’s old school steakhouses which you can find at many locations in the city and known for their high-quality steak. Now, they have a new concept called Mucca Steak.

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The most hyped martabak in Jakarta, Martabakku Menteng has opened their new outlet in Pecenongan. Such a good news for all martabak lovers since Pecenongan is a favorite culinary spot in Central Jakarta and there are many famous martabak outlets in Pecenongan, let’s say like the famous Martabak Pecenongan 65A, Martabak Pecenongan 43, and much more.

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MOCKINGBIRD – Shophaus, Menteng

A good news for all steak lovers, Mockingbird has opened their new restaurant at ShopHaus Menteng on this early December. Different with the previous concept, this time Mockingbird offers a menu ranging from appetizers, comfort foods, steak, and dessert that you can choose as you wish

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