Review: Mother Monster may look scary cool, but are its dishes deserving of the hype?

COCONUTS CRITICS TABLE – Trendy Jakarta restaurants used to be able to get by with a good location and cool decor while still serving up mediocre food. But Jakarta diners are getting much pickier, with a growing demand for authentic flavors rather than passing fads. Lucky for us, there are plenty of new establishments willing ...

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Review: Is Jakarta really ready to handle Hooters?

Review: Is Jakarta really ready to handle Hooters?

The famous US "breastaurant" has opened its first outlet in the capital of the country with the largest Muslim population in the world - will it survive? And how are the wings?


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Coconuts Critic’s Table reviews always involve one of our professional reviewers visiting a restaurant anonymously and paying for their own meals. There is no special treatment involved so you can trust that we will tell you exactly what we really think about a restaurant, its decor, service, prices and, most importantly, food, These in-depth reviews try to give you a comprehensive and sharply critical take on the city’s most exciting or talked about restaurants so that you can separate the hype from the bite and decide if it’s worth your precious meal time.