To grill or not to grill: Insta-celeb Anya Geraldine enters F&B game with BURGERBAR

In Indonesia, as is pretty much anywhere around the world, celebs and social media influencers (ugh) often milk their own popularity for a head start in their foray into the F&B scene. Some were ill-fated, while some proved to be wildly successful (Ruben Onsu’s ayam geprek chain comes to mind).

New pizza joint Pizzza Dealer brings NY-style pizza goodness to South Jakarta’s hip Dharmawangsa neighborhood

New pizza joint Pizzza Dealer brings NY-style pizza goodness to South Jakarta’s hip Dharmawangsa neighborhood

Though most Indonesians are usually into thick crust pizza (attributable to the early popularity of Pizza Hut and Domino’s), there has been a growing trend of thinner NY-style...

Taste Test: Does Chitato-flavored Indomie manage to meld the magic of instant noodles with potato chips?

Taste Test: Does Chitato-flavored Indomie manage to meld the magic of instant noodles with potato chips?

We tried the new special edition Indomie Chitato and surprisingly, this crossover blew our minds.

Review: Fabulously vibrant Moroccan flavors at hidden gem Tangier

Review: Fabulously vibrant Moroccan flavors at hidden gem Tangier

Featuring elements of Middle Eastern, Mediterranean and African cuisine, Moroccan food has a lot to influences to juggle but Tangier gets them all right.

Review: Le Burger serves up one of Jakarta’s most luxurious patties, but is it worth le price?

Review: Le Burger serves up one of Jakarta’s most luxurious patties, but is it worth le price?

A serious burger at a serious price, but does it live up to ambitions?

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

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...

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 Jakarta Reviews

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.

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