The Boba Recap: 14 new(ish) bubble tea shops in Jakarta, from famous Taiwanese chains to homegrown brands
Kiss your FOMO goodbye because we’re here to give you some recommendations for your new weekend routine: queueing at least 1 hour for a cup of cheese tea or brown sugar boba milk
ESSENTIAL EATS & BEST OF THE CITY
Best ‘es kopi’ chains in Jakarta: Where to find cafes, shops and stalls serving Indonesia’s beloved iced coffee concoction
So many es kopi brands, so little time. Here are our rankings of Jakarta’s es kopi chains, from the very best to the very bland.
Spots to satisfy those cravings for crispy, buttery croissants any time of the day.
Whether your coffee-making routine involves a French press, V60, moka pot, or espresso machine — every brewing method requires fresh, good quality coffee to start with.
If you’re after a serious caffeine kick, then check out some of these spots for the strongest cuppa Jakarta has to offer.
Our recommendations for pricey (but so good) mie ayam spots throughout South Jakarta.
The Coconuts Guide to free-flow deals in Jakarta: Where to find all-you-can-drink wine, cocktails or beer promos any day of the week
Please drink responsibly! (We have to say that)