When you’re travelling to another city, it just won’t feel right if you leave without indulging in the local food, especially in a big city like Surabaya, where you can find a fantastic range of meals, including seafood. So, make sure you visit these five restaurants the next time you go to get your share of Surabaya’s ocean delicacies.
Beatus Alfresco Dining & Grill
When you’re feeling hungry as you travel through the busy street of Surabaya, Beatus Alfresco is one of the best restaurants there is when it comes to crab dishes. Its caramelised butter crab in particular is constantly taking the top menu spot there. Or, if you prefer something spicy, you can also try its spicy Mumbai butter crab to warm you up on a rainy day. Added with the luxurious décor, Beatus Alfresco is ready to give you the best possible seafood dining experience.
From a VIP room to beautiful outdoor area, Layar Seafood provides everything you’d wish for when planning a fun gathering. Backed up with a clearly well-maintained luxurious interior, it has a really wide collection of delicious seafood ready to treat your tummy to. Including crab cooked with Manado sauce to fried kudu-kudu fish with salted egg, there are many combinations of seafood with various sauces to keep you satisfied. In addition, everything uses fresh ingredients, as you’d expect from one of the best seafood restaurants in town.
As a part of the renowned Majapahit Hotel, Sarkies is one of the places to go when you’re in the mood for fresh seafood and Chinese cuisine. The colonial architecture of the building blends well with the elegant interior of the restaurant, creating a unique historical ambiance that you may only experience here. From chicken to beef to live seafood collections, everything is cooked perfectly and won’t fail to pamper your taste buds.
If you have long been a fan of Chinese cuisine in Surabaya, perhaps you’ve heard the name of this restaurant before. Indulging in high-quality Chinese cuisines at reasonable prices, served by friendly and reliable staff in an elegant interior, is just one of many reasons for you to come and dine at Jade Imperial. If you do come here, try one of its popular fish dishes, the Sea Garoupa Steamed in Fine Soya Sauce, and let yourself be swayed by its delicious taste.
Located in Legacy Surabaya (formerly known as Rich Palace Hotel), Grand Ocean can be your ideal destination for a memorable seafood dining. Its Baked Lobster with Cheese and Black Pepper is particularly unique and definitely a food you can rely on to satisfy your cheese and seafood craving. After all, there aren’t many restaurants that combine seafood with cheese. Supported with large room and lavish decoration, it’s totally worth coming here with your friends and family for a fun seafood party.