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Although many people will be heading to hotels and other amazing restaurants this New Year’s Eve, there are a number of other places to book and enjoy some stunning food. Jakarta is inundated with stunning cuisine from all over the world and remains growing in culinary options. Having a hard time figuring out the best places to dine for New Year? We have curated for you ten of the most divine places to celebrate New Year's Eve 2019. Read on to find out!

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort

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Photo: Courtesy of Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort

Experience a glorious new year with the comfort and luxury of the Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort, with its festive New Year’s Eve theme party and dinner. For the party, you are promised a splendid time with your kids as you embrace the new year with face painting, craft making, and loads of snacks and beverages, all priced at Rp300,000++ per child. After that, head over to Cucina or Kwee Zeen on New Year’s Eve, and you can enjoy fabulous treat including a lavish dinner and an exciting countdown to 2019, all priced at Rp899,000++ per person.

Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta

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Photo: Courtesy of Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta

Book your stay with the Welcome Monument View accommodation at the lavish Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta and enjoy the exclusive Night of The Superheroes New Year’s Eve buffet for two adults located on the second floor of the hotel. After that, continue the party poolside, with an upbeat live DJ and a vantage point for enjoying the fireworks view at the iconic Welcome Monument moment right after the countdown. For the Extravagant New Year’s Eve’ room package, you will be treated to privileges such as complimentary access to the countdown party and the children’s indoor playground, as well as breakfast for two adults and two children up to 12 years old starting from Rp3.8m++.


Having made a name in Bali, Kaum quickly became one of the best places for creative Indonesian cuisine. While often full, the spacing of tables still allows a certain sense of privacy. This along with mix of modern and traditional Indonesian décor make for very chic place to celebrate the coming of the New Year.


Recognised as being among one of the best places to dine in all of the city, Leon is perfect for a small group of friends and special couples looking to ring in the New Year surrounded by luxury and style. It combines the stunning indulgence of French Cuisine with a fine-dining experience.


Both of the Plataran sites are held as bringing a different class of dining in the city. While Plataran Dharmawangsa celebrates the natural beauty of Indonesia, Plataran Menteng is all about the colonial architecture of Indonesian history. Both offer stunning Indonesian food while showing class and style.

Tugu Kunstkring

Art and food combine to form Tugu Kunstkring, a favourite among many diners in the Menteng area. The regal setting and beautiful artwork that adorns the walls means that many visitors will be reaching for their cameras. Great food, stunning art, and photo opportunities abound at every turn.

Le Quartier

The rich French cuisine at Le Quartier is hard to resist and makes for a special meal any time of the year. Enjoy its amazing main courses with some of the most delectable desserts in the city, all while choosing from an expertly curated wine list.

Ristorante Valentino

The family-owned Italian restaurant offers two things: modern Italian cuisine and luxury service. Italian food is one of the most popular around the world and as such there are many place to enjoy in Jakarta. However, Ristorante Valentino offers a different class of style and taste with many of the traditional dishes taking the next step to become something new and exciting.


Very few cuisines can party like Mexican, and very few places do it better than Hacienda in Jakarta. Housed just behind Plaza Senayan in Arcadia, this is the place to go to enjoy some traditionally prepared Mexican food and enjoy one too many Margaritas, which are some of the best in the city, this New Year.  

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A true Jakarta favourite due to the amazing food and breathtaking scenery, Skye is both romantic and exciting with many couples having special meals there all year round. However, you will be hard pressed to find a better place to dine, drink, and see the firework display that is sure to take over the city this New Year.

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