When you live in a busy town like Jakarta, you will start to need something to freshen up once in a while. And enjoying a glass of cold milkshake could be your quick-escape destination. Not only is a glass of milkshake capable of satisfying your belly, milkshakes nowadays are decorated so nicely with many toppings that any would be a treat to soothe your tired eyes. However, you might wonder where to find the best milkshakes in and around Jakarta. Without further ado, here are the five places with the best milkshakes for you.
Montezuma Rooftop Lounge
Located in FM7 Resort Hotel, Montezuma Rooftop Lounge is the place to enjoy milkshakes while treating your eyes with gorgeous night scenery. It serves a variety of shakes combined with alcohol, which they call Naughty Shakes. Its Crazy Monkey is the milkshake you would want to try if the combination of chocolate, nut, banana and rum sounds appetising to you. Meanwhile, if you’re a fan of matcha, it’s the Geisha milkshake you should go for, which contains matcha and vodka. This place opens from 5pm onwards, making it a great place to take a breather after work.
Cake A Boo
Cake A Boo’s milkshake creations are practically art. In fact, you may find yourself unconsciously reaching for your camera to snap a picture or two for your social media accounts. For example, just take a look at its Gentleman’s Shake. It’s made of banana, Nutella, a huge piece of cotton candy, and other toppings, all arranged neatly to look like a gentleman complete with his moustache. Cake A Boo is available at its outlet in Gandaria City.
The Goods Café
Enjoying a good meal followed by a tasty milkshake in a modern café is what you can have over at The Goods Café. Offering a wide collection of milkshakes, starting from classics with strawberry or chocolate to more modern tastes like black forest or ovomaltine, you can also try one of its adults-only milkshakes, like the Kahlua Milkshake: a mix of milk, coffee, and alcoholic beverages perfect for freshening you up after a busy daily routine. You can find The Goods Café at several places in Jakarta, such as Lotte Shopping Avenue and Pacific Place.
Located in Pacific Place mall, Jakarta, Odysseia serves a variety of delicious food from Western to Asian cuisine, and also appetising milkshakes—for instance, the Cookie Monster Crazy Milkshake, complete with a generous portion of delicious toppings arranged in a way that will appeal to your eyes. Grab a seat in its outdoor area as its beautifully decorated garden will make you feel as if you’re having a tea party together with your friends, but of course with a cold glass of delicious milkshake.
Known for its amazing desserts, Island Creamery has a series of milkshakes called Super Sundae Shakes that’s just too good to be true. Its Monkey Business is made of Nutella milkshake combined with banana, ice cream, and pretzels—a perfect combination that will surely satisfy your sugar fix. Meanwhile, the Mad Berries milkshake is topped with delicious mini red velvet cake, which gives a heavenly flavour of strawberry rather than chocolate. Take a trip to The Flavor Bliss in Serpong area and you won’t regret it.