The Jakarta Post
There are plenty of chic places in Jakarta where you can have brunch with your friends and family. (Shutterstock/-)
We have previously shared places in Jakarta where you can enjoy a nice brunch at hotel or shopping malls. Here we provide other attractive options if you are more into stand-alone or contemporary-looking joints with a homey ambiance.
Its spacious, modern décor and furnishing reflect the interesting fusion menu offered at the Goods Diner. Although the international menu is not extensive, the items offered are pleasing to both the eye and the stomach. Famous for its classic, all-American menu, this place is definitely a great option for brunching.
Where: Fairgrounds, SCBD Lot. 14, South Jakarta
Starting price: Rp 400,000 (US$30) for two
Chicory European Patisserie
A small corner shop located in Menteng, this vintage little café specializes in European breakfast and patisseries. The place is great if you’re planning to have a small family brunch, but not if you plan to bring along a group of 10 or more.
Where: Jl. Sumenep No.8, Menteng, Central Jakarta
Starting price: Rp 230,000 for two
If coffee is one of your must-haves for starting the day, Crematology should be on your list. With a layout almost resembling a coffee-showroom, this café offers great power-filling breakfast options, from the all-time-favorites like salads and sandwiches, to sweet-tooth waffle options. The spacious sofas and long benches per table also invite you to bring some company to start the day together.
Where: Jl. Suryo No.26, Senopati, South Jakarta
Starting price: Rp 200,000 for two
Ranging from Mediterranean-style seafood to Vietnamese pho noodles, KOI offers a little bit of every cuisine to start off your day. Come down to this place with family and friends to enjoy a balance of Western and Asian cuisine in this hipsteresque, wood-themed dining spot.
Where: Jl. Mahakam I No. 2, South Jakarta; Jl. Kemang Raya no. 72, South Jakarta
Starting price: Rp 300,000 for two
A home-turned-restaurant, this getaway dining spot is a great way to start off your day if you’re up for a more filling meal while indulging in the Victorian vintage-retro interior ambiance. Or if Jakarta weather permits, they also have outdoor seating, which also lends great photo opportunities. Portions are generous, with choices mostly Western and Asian cuisine. Bistronomy also has special brunch menus during the weekends and national holidays, starting at 11:30 a.m.; it also has a high tea menu offered everyday between 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. (sab/kes)
Where: Jl. Cinuru 1 No.2, Senopati, South Jakarta
Starting price: Rp 400,000 for two