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Dapur Babah Elite

#23 of 6,767 Restaurants in Jakarta
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Jalan Veteran 1 | 18 - 19 Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta, Indonesia
+62 21 70602256
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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97 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First time to visit this restaurant with two business colleagues. There were also two large groups dining. Dimly lighted but spotlights available above tables. Antiques everywhere inside the restaurant. Friendly staff, even addressing me by name, as innovatively my name was written on a piece of leave. A Javanese Dancer entertained the two large groups. Quite a number of variety... More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best that i've been visited so far; cozy and warm ambience, tasty foods, and great services from the staffs. A bit pricey, but definitely worth it. So, the foods were : - Ayam pongteh. Their ayam pongteh was a bit watery compared to what i used to ate and taste a little bit bland. It was ok... More 

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Thank Yerikho O
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Fine restaurant, pleasant staff. Next time when in Jakarta, I don't know if I will eat there 3 times in a week again but I did so this time without any regrets!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I visited this excellent restaurant in 2015 and again last Thursday for lunch. On Friday night though, a colleague and I went back for dinner and were treated to an excellent meal in one of the private dining areas - it was a truly memorable experience. I hope other readers will enjoy the images posted here, I would like to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and I rarely found the time to get together, but once in a blue moon, we make time to meet and just talk. On thursday night, we decided to have dinner at Dapur Babah. It was our first time. We ordered Nasi Kerri van Kip, Nasi pindang Tjoemi-tjoemi, Tjwiemie malang, sambel terong, koeweh srikaja ketan, and appleflappen. The... More 

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Jakarta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I visit Dapur Babah in afternoon around 3pm and need to adjust my eyes a while from sunlight to a low light ancient chinese family house. The restaurant keeps its original design especially wooden flooring which wooden aroma can be smelled. Inside the restaurant there are antiques such as photos of chinese family, chinese vase and historical rock from VOC... More 

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Thank Lina_LeeJakarta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I always love to visit Dapur Babah Elite. Beside the yummy Indonesian peranakan Cuisine, they present the dishes in a very beautiful and nice way. The service is also satisfying. Amazing details/decorations and amazing food. Every details of this restaurant has its story/history. I always bring my foreign friends and clients while they visit Jakarta.

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Thank Adinda D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Prestigious restaurant with Indonesian and Chinese fusion cuisine. The moment you enter "Dapur Babah" , a mystical and elegant vibrant environment show in every detail of the restaurant. Interior design and food serving are outstanding and give completely different experiences. The food taste is way above average, we recommend some signature menus which can be tailored to our needs as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here last month, a very unique place and what i liked the most about this place is their staff, very helpful. They patiently provide our company requests. Foods was ok, maybe because i'm not really hungry :p and busy talking with my co-workers Overall good place, very nice ambience & "creepy" in a good way just like a museum.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing place ! Realy good food and nice waiters! This is like a museum retaurant, and waiters can also speak to you about all the statues and everything! Big spaces, good wine and good mocktails !! A place to go absolutly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Indonesian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Veteran 1 | 18 - 19 Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta
  • Phone Number: +62 21 70602256

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?