September is the perfect time to wind down over great food and even better company. Check out our recommendations here:
Casa de Carne
Within the members-only rooms of the Ambrosia Private Members Club hides a stunning European-style dining concept named Casa de Carne. Luckily, Ambrosia opens up this divine secret to the public every weekend. Due to the limited slots for two dinner sessions, reservations are a must in order to enjoy the amazing dishes prepared by Chef Hengky Efendy, who is in charge during the Saturdays-only service.
Casa de Carne
Jalan Daksa I No. 20, South Jakarta
Reservations: +62 822 9999 8860 // email@example.com
Open: Saturday / 6:30PM - 11PM (two dining slots: 6:30PM - 8:30PM & 9PM - 11PM)
Enjoy the luxury and flavours of an unquestionably fine dining experience at Sriwijaya Restaurant at The Dharmawangsa. Its delectable menu is a blend of Indonesian traditional dishes presented in an elegant way using French techniques, which creates dishes with familiar flavours while offering new and interesting ways of preparing and presenting them for your pleasure. Guests can enjoy sharing plates or regular-sized dishes, which makes this a great place for both intimate meals and larger family gatherings.
The Dharmawangsa, Jalan Brawijaya Raya No. 26, South Jakarta
Reservations: +62 21 725 8181
Open: Tuesday - Sunday / Lunch: 11:30AM - 2:30PM, Dinner: 6PM - 10:30PM
Sultry lighting and comfortable seating make Seia is the perfect place to enjoy a romantic meal with someone special. Enjoy a range of familiar favourites such as Rengginang Lasem, Asinan Betawi, or Bebek Goreng Ubud cooked with exceptional quality and all the while dining in a regal setting. A larger private room is perfect for big meetings that need that little bit of luxury to impress, making the whole place a worthy addition to the famed Pakis Culinary Group.
Menara Astra, Jalan Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 5-6, Central Jakarta
Reservations: +62 21 8060 0945
Open: Monday - Sunday / 11PM - 10AM
Offering great service, a relaxing setting, and a menu that will have your mouth watering, Txoko is the latest restaurant to hit the Senopati area. Although you might mistake it for a new coffee shop due to its relaxed atmosphere, this little restaurant takes the community spirit of a coffee shop and adds great food. The menu is filled with Spanish-themed dishes that are filled with flavour while also giving you a healthy meal. Dive into the Wagyu Beef Tenderloin or some Lamb Shank then finish off with a bowl of Tropical Ice Cream.
Jalan Suryo No. 6, South Jakarta
Reservations: +62 21 2708 2215
Open: Monday - Saturday / 8AM - 11:30 PM, Sunday / 11AM - 5PM
As the name suggests, Tipsy Monkey has great drinks and a fun atmosphere. Located in the Pantai Indah Kapuk area, live music and great service will welcome you most nights while the extensive drinks will keep you merry. A large selection of beers from around the world gives you plenty to think about when choosing a drink, while the food menu is a mix of Indonesian snacks, Korean food bowls, and pasta. The live music is not overpowering and helps make this the perfect place to enjoy a few drinks with friends.
The Metro, Blok KU No. 6, Jl. Mandara Permai VII, North Jakarta
Reservations: +62 812 1353 168
Open: Monday - Thursday / 7PM - 2AM, Friday - Saturday / 7PM - 4AM, Sunday / 7PM - 2AM