There’s nothing better to celebrate Valentine’s Day than to deepen your relationship over a scrumptious meal in a romantic setting. That being said, there are many restaurants that have something planned for all the lovestruck couples all around the city. Here are our best picks:
The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place
The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place is inviting lovebirds to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a romantic dining at PASOLA restaurant. A romantic setting for two and, a delicious three-course menu featuring various international cuisines and special desserts will be served. The dinner is priced at Rp2,280,000++ for couples (including one bottle of wine). Meanwhile, for a more romantic option, guests can also dine under the stars, priced at Rp5,888,000++.
Hotel Gran Mahakam
Experience a blissful romantic dinner at Hotel Gran Mahakam by indulging in a selection of delectable cuisines at its Le Gran Café and AOKI Japanese Cuisine, accompanied by a harmonious melody live saxophone performance. Pamper your taste buds with special feasts including Scallop and Endive Salad Topped with Blue Cheese and Pecan Nut, Sweet Love Cupcake, and Strawberry Panna Cotta to complete the evening. The dinner buffet is priced at Rp448,000+ per person and Rp385,000++ per person at Le Gran Café and AOKI, respectively.
InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah
Embrace the Valentine’s Day mood with a magnificent dining experience at Sugar & Spice at the InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah, featuring excellent culinary creations from five continents accompanied with the sound of beautiful violin music. There are two romantic packages for guests to choose from, with one package includes a sparkling cocktail for Rp488,000++ per person and the other one including a free-flow house champagne for Rp888,000++ per person.
Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the renowned Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta by having a romantic feast at The Café, Table8, Orient8, or Edogin. There is also a special set-menu dinner package serving delectable Italian cuisines complete with sparkling wine at Il Mare and special Valentine’s Day cakes at the Cake Shop. And that’s not all: there will also be a beautiful rose and framed photos as merchandise, prepared specially for this Valentine’s Day.
The Dharmawangsa Jakarta
Spend a romantic dinner with your loved one at The Dharmawangsa Jakarta, where you can choose between an amazing seven-course menu in a beautiful setting of the Pool Garden, a serene five-course dinner at the Sriwijaya restaurant, or a casual buffet dinner at Jakarta Restaurant and The Courtyard, all featuring various delectable dishes that won’t disappoint. The dinner at Pool Garden is priced at Rp8,888,000++ per couple, while Sriwiyaja offers three packages to choose from: Rp5,288,000++ per couple (including a BVLGARI Omnia Sapphire kit), Rp4,488,000++, and Rp3,988,000++. The buffet at Jakarta Restaurant and The Courtyard are priced at Rp795,000++ and Rp595,000++ per person, respectively.
Welcoming the month of love, the Fairmont Jakarta hotel invites you to experience a delightful dinner with your loved one at VIEW Restaurant, 1945 Restaurant, Sapori Deli, and Spectrum. You can indulge in a lavish eight-course menu featuring signature dishes such as Foie PB & J and Allium Consommé while enjoying the spectacular sights of Jakarta at VIEW. Meanwhile, 1945 Restaurant is serving a six-course menu including Warm Marinated Oyster with Foam of Champagne and Barongko Banana Panna Cotta. The dinners at VIEW and 1945 Restaurant are priced at Rp880,000++ per person and Rp888,000++ per person, respectively.
For those who fancy Italian food, Sapori Deli has an exquisite five-course dinner priced at Rp,488,000++. If you think that’s not enough, Spectrum is also offering up an extravagant buffet for Valentine’s Day, priced at Rp,1,288,000 per couple complete with a glass of red or white wine.
Collaborating with Frank & co., Raffles Jakarta is offering a luxurious Valentine’s Day celebration. Indulge in a five-course set menu dinner served in the chic and elegant interior of Arts Café only at Rp,1,800,000++ per couple. In addition, there is also an exclusive diamond jewelry from Frank & co. for one lucky couple.
Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta
The Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta promises an unforgettable Valentine’s Day at Alto Restaurant and Bar. Indulge in a lavish seven-course dinner menu featuring delicious Italian cuisine as you enjoy breathtaking views of the city. Complete your meal with your favourite champagne as you sink into the romantic mood of the night. For a sweeter memories, discover delectable creations from chocolate pralines to a special Valentine’s cake at La Patisserie, available until February 16.
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta
Treat the love of your life to an intimate dinner at the Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta. An array of delectable cuisines, including chef’s specialties, such as Chicken Fricassee, Sautéed Foie Gras, and a selection of French artisan cheese, will be available at Cinnamon, priced at Rp,888,000++ per couple. Meanwhile, Lyon presents a La Vie Romantique dinner, featuring an exceptional six-course set menu crafted specially by Chef de Cuisine Edi Tan and team. The special menu includes Hamachi Carpaccio, Atlantic Monkfish, and Ispahan dessert (a delightful combination of raspberries, lychee, and roses). The dinner at Lyon is priced at Rp2,988,000++ per couple.
Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta
Love is in the air as you enjoy a memorable romantic dining experience at Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta. OKU, the hotel’s famous Japanese restaurant, is offering a seven-course Japanese meal prepared by Chef Kazuma Yazawa, served in the romantic, Zen ambience of the restaurant and available for Rp2,800,000++ per couple. Alternatively, dine under the sky with a four-course set menu including two glasses of wine at the Sky Pool Bar & Café for Rp2,100,000++ per couple. Meanwhile, Signatures Restaurant also offers a delectable dinner buffet, which you can try for Rp999,000++ per couple.
JW Mariott Hotel Jakarta
JW Marriott Hotel Jakarta is welcoming the day of love with various dining options at its restaurants. While you can enjoy a selection of international cuisines priced at Rp400,000++ per person at Sailendra Restaurant, the Pearl Chinese Restaurant provides a dinner option aimed more at families and friends and priced at Rp1,388,000++ per table of four people. Meanwhile, if Japanese cuisine is more your thing, Asuka Restaurant is also offering a Valentine Kaiseki Set Menu, which starts from Rp1,588,000++ per person.
Padma Hotel Bandung
Enjoy quality time at Padma Hotel Bandung amid the gorgeous views of Ciumbuleuit Valley. Lovebirds are invited to enjoy a romantic dinner at The Restaurant with a scrumptious five-course dinner including the exceptional: Ocean and Earth Salmon cured with Green Peas Puree. The romantic dinner is priced at Rp1,850,000 per couple with a welcome drink and Rp2,1m per couple with a bottle of Spanish wine.
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