It’s that time of the year for the ‘buka bersama’ gatherings after work, with colleagues, family, or your high school friends. We pick some of the best buffets in Jakarta for unlimited iftar feast. Just don’t get too carried away with the selections!
1.The Dharmawangsa Jakarta
Selection: At Jakarta Restaurant, enjoy a “Touch of Egypt” at Lobby Lounge, Bimasena, from May 29 to June 22, 2017 and “Ramadan Nusantara” at Jakarta Restaurant, The Dharmawangsa, from May 28 to June 23, 2017. Starting at 5.30 PM until 10.00 PM, Executive Chef Felix Budisetiawan and team will be serving extensive menu to satisfy those who crave for exotic Egyptian dishes or who want to touch base with their Indonesian roots with enchanting Arabic pipe music will be played in the background.
Price: Rp 595,000++ / adult and Rp 395,000++ / child
Location: Jl. Dharmawangsa Raya No. 6, Jakarta
Phone: (62-21) 725 8181 ext. 6237 (Jakarta) and (62-21) 725 8668 ext. 8202
2. Asia Restaurant, Ritz-Carlton Mega Kuningan
Selection: Various Melayu delights such as Sembawang Roti John, Roti Cane, Singaporean Laksa, Ikan Masam Manis, Prawn Mee Soup, Nasi Kebuli, Pulut Panggang, Rendang Kelok Sembilan and many more throughout the holy month of Ramadan this year.
Price: Starts from IDR 338,000 ++/ person for week 1, 4 & 5
IDR 438,000 ++ / person for week 2 & 3
inclusive of complimentary Tajil and free-flow of iced tea and iced lemon tea.
3. Arts Cafe at Raffles Jakarta
Selection: Authentic Turkish cuisine by Chef Hüsnü Özcan from Raffles Istanbul who will display his creativity with his signature dishes such as Hünkar Begendi, Bulgur Pilavii, Dalyan Kofte and Manti. Additionally, you can also enjoy the wide range of exquisite Indonesian, and Middle Eastern delicacies.
Price: IDR 398,000++ with the first seating from 5.45 PM to 8.30 PM, and IDR 198,000++ during the second seating, 8.30 to 10.30 PM.
Location: Raffles Jakarta, Ciputra World 1, Jl Prof. Dr. Satrio, Jakarta
Phone: +62 21 2988 8080
4. Keraton Jakarta
Selection: A mix of Indonesian favorites and middle eastern varieties: mezze platter, classic Indonesian barbecued meats and satays; from Maranggi beef satay, seafood, chicken kebabs, cooked a la minute. Sushi and shawarma station, classic Indonesian nasi campur, and desserts such as es pisang hijau, om Ali, lapis, and of course the traditional Kolak.
Price: IDR 399,000++ per person, inclusive of Tajil and hot drinks
Location: Keraton At The Plaza, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Jakarta, Jalan MH Thamrin Kav 15 Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
Phone:62-21 5030 2993
5. OPEN} Restaurant at DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta – Diponegoro
Selection: ‘Kampoeng-style’ and old time favorite dishes up to 150 items from Indonesia and Jakarta with their ‘Pasar Bedug Betawi’ both in indoor and outdoor area where the ‘traditional market’ theme will be started after the bedug or drum sounds as the sign for the breakfasting time.
Price: Rp. 428,000++/pax from iftar time until 10 PM.
Special price IDR 350.000++ on the weekend and the first week of Ramadan.
6. Sailendra at JW Marriott Jakarta
Selection: Authentic taste of Indonesia, with delicious and rich local dishes like Asinan Betawi, Kambing Guling, Rendang, Gulai Ikan Patin, Sop Iga Sapi, and for desserts; Kolak Pisang and Kue Kurma.
Price: Start from Rp358,000++ includes ta’jil, free-flow iced tea and iced lemon tea.
Location: Jl. DR Ide Anak Agung Gde Agung Kav. E.1.2 No. 1 & 2, Mega Kuningan, Jakarta 12950, Indonesia
Phone: (021) 5798 8888
7. Signatures at Kempinski
Selection: Classic Indonesian Ramadan favorites from ‘es buah’ to satay until 24 June 2017. Begin the fasting day with Sahur and end it with an Iftar buffet.
Price: Rp 368,000++ from Monday to Thursday and Rp 458,000++ from Friday to Sunday.
Location: Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta Jl. MH Thamrin No. 1 · Jakarta 10310
Phone: +62 21 2358 3800
8. Seasonal Tastes at Westin Jakarta
Selection: Buffet and live cooking stations from Middle Eastern delights to a wide spread of traditional Indonesian tajil, with the tallest view of Jakarta.
Price: IDR 438.000++ per person inclusive of drinks, dates and tajil.
A lighter set of Indonesian buffet IDR 300,000++ per person will also be available at Lobby Lounge.
Location:Jl. H.R. Rasuna Said Kav.C-22 A, Jakarta, 12940
Phone:+6221 2788 7788