The culinary delightful presentations of Jakarta as Indonesia’s capital city are scrumptiously attractive. From the humble street food stalls to amazing five star fine dining, each cater to their market niche. Fusion food are also becoming a common menu variation to pamper the international taste buds while introducing local foods and ingredients. The special visit of King Salman from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia inspired premium dining services to be prepared for a visit from anyone from the 1,500 VIP guests joining His Majesty on his tour in Jakarta. Splurge to a sensational fine dining experience, with a unique ambiance and luxurious character. These restaurants each offer their specialized menus and interior splendor. Located in prestigious areas around the city centre of Jakarta, they have made these marvellous spaces stylish venues for high society.
1 | Altitude at The Plaza
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Perched at the most strategic high rise building overlooking the famous Bundaran HI, the three restaurants serve an entirely different menu and atmosphere. The Salt Grill by chef Luke Mangan specializes in Australian styled grilled proteins, delectable beverages and soothing desserts. While The Enmaru by chef Takashi Tomie is a modern Japanese restaurant, offering fresh ingredients directly imported from Tsukiji Fish Market Tokyo for your ultimate pleasure. Whereas, The Gaia by chef Kenny Lim offers a classy tone with Italian and French influenced cuisine. All three stand as exclusive places for gatherings, private parties and intimate business meeting for the Jakarta’s high end socialites and professionals.
ALTITUDE The Plaza:
Salt Grill by Luke Mangan | ENMARU Japanese Restaurant | GAIA by OSO RISTORANTE
The Plaza Tower, 46th floor. Jl. M.H. Thamrin Kav. 28-30 Jakarta 10350
(021) 2992 2448
2 | The Cafe at Mulia Hotel
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This is arguably one of the most amazing exclusive Buffets in town. The Cafe at Mulia is located in a prestigious hotel with rich and luxurious feel that welcome you the minute you arrive. Be prepared for an extravagant amount of special spread from many parts of the world. Here you may find the best Japanese, Indian, Indonesian, Western and European inspired cuisine. Self service style with butler at each station to assist you in serving your choice of food will surely leave you fully satisfied. Try the premium menu of Angasi Oyster imported fresh from Australia! The Cafe is the most sought out table for family dining, gatherings and private events due to it’s wonderful service and food diversity.
The Cafe at the Mulia Hotel
Lobby Level, Jln. Asia Afrika 1, Jakarta 10270, Indonesia
+62 622 15747777
3 | Tugu Kunstkring Paleis
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Reopened in April 2013, this legendary building of the Bataviasche Kunstkring has been brought to life by Tugu Hotels & Restaurants Group. A beautiful palatial architecture, majestic interiors and a vast collection of beautiful artworks, create an atmosphere that represents Tugu’s mission: the art, soul and romance of Indonesia.
It is a proud center of art exhibitions, as well as other events for those have a high appreciation to arts and history. The building also comprises a large event space with the capacity for up to 1,000 persons, a gallery of beautiful artworks, jewelry, lifestyle products, designer items, a fine restaurant, a grand elegant lounge and a lovely tea house.Once upon a time in the old colonial days, guests would visit here to watch dance performances, film screenings, art exhibitions, chamber music, poetry recitals, book launches, lecture series and to socialize with those who appreciate the finer things in life. They also offer a one of a kind experience for traditional fine dining of the elegant Old Batavia era, called the Betawi Rijsttafel.
Tugu Kunstkring Paleis
Jl. Teuku Umar 1 Jakarta Pusat Indonesia
+62817 158 181
4 | Bunga Rampai
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A classy and stylish fine dining choice in a heritage home, the restaurant serves authentic Indonesian food with modern cooking technique. With lovely facade bringing back our past memories of the old colonial days, this place also provides a stunning glass roofed patio that will make your dining time even more comfortable. Chandeliers and chic choice of interior details bring a sense of tasteful atmosphere valued by high end guests.
Jl. Teuku Cik Ditiro No. 35, Menteng, Central Jakarta