Tucked inside Kemang 37 building on Kemang Raya, ONE FIFTEENTH provides great locally grown and roasted coffee. Photo courtesy of @115coffee/NOWJAKARTA As a relatively new resident to the Kemang neighbourhood, I listen a little more closely to recommendations for good restaurants in the area. One name kept surfacing, the location given and yet its name
The décor, atmosphere and cityscape views at Hakkasan Jakarta will never be a disappointment. Photo Courtesy of Hakkasan Jakarta/NOWJAKARTA In Feb 2019, the world renowned Hakkasan group launched its Jakarta Restaurant in the SCBD’s Alila Hotel with much fanfare and accolade, winning a Tatler best restaurant award within months. With the momentum of its success there
Opened in 2016 and promoted as Vietnamese Indonesian Fusion cuisine, Giói has a growing reputation for serving great food at reasonable prices. The restaurant’s unassuming and understated exterior was, for a while, overshadowed by its more established neighbours, but it has steadily grown through social media and online dining guides and it has now earned its place
Among the plethora of great restaurants Jakartans now have to choose from, the opening of Hakkasan in February this year heralded an elevated tier of fine dining. Previously overlooked by the big players of the culinary world Jakarta is now the new frontier for internationally acclaimed restaurants to plant their breadstick, or in Hakkasan’s case, chopstick!