Blueprint Bites & Brew

Screen Shot 2019-04-29 at 11.24.21 AM.pngAdding Japanese touches to Australian brunch menus, Blueprint Bites & Brew comes with colourful decor and homely ambience to enjoy a good cup of coffee—both iced or hot with different types of add-ons. Next, there is the Gyutan Aglio Olio that tops savoury and garlicky pasta with either marinated gyutan beef slices, or Wagyu sausages, and the Sticky Date Pudding melts in the mouth as fast as the vanilla ice cream scooped on top.

Savior of Pakubuwono

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Pioneered by Chef Bastian Muntu, whose menus are based on established Italian culinary traditions, Savior of Pakubuwono’s cuisine is a combination of Italian and Japanese flavours. The simple stone and wood finish give the decor and ambience a subtly peaceful tone, which makes for an intimate dining experience. Perfect for an impromptu meeting, a light brunch, or a special meal just for two.

Arrack&Spice

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Embracing the style and flair of an age when cocktails where strong and refined, Arrack&Spice’s menu is filled with unusual concoctions that take inspiration from Asian flavours. The dining experience is relaxed and comfortable with the menu focusing on a mix of Western- and Asian-styled dishes. While arrack is normally a traditional Indonesian alcohol, the amount of care given to each cocktail makes them a must-try for anyone.

Hakkasan Jakarta

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Blending award-winning Cantonese cuisine with a dynamic rooftop bar and lounge setting, Hakkasan Jakarta is the latest hot spot to hit SCBD. The name is synonymous with style and class across the globe and offers stunning fine-dining Cantonese cuisine prepared by Chef de Cuisine Sky Wong Kum Choy, amazing Asian-inspired cocktails, and some of the most-sought-after DJs in the city, all housed inside the new Alila SCBD Hotel.

Bleu Alley Brasserie

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A quick walk up some stairs and you will be welcomed by a smiling waiter and some very delicious food at the newest place in the ever-popular Kelapa Gading area. While the food is more on the casual side, the presentation and taste are still perfect for a special night or occasion. Although the menu focus is French, there are a number of other familiar options to choose from, including some great drink options.

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