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Top Choice Market in Kupang

Pasar Malam

As tiny tailor shops finish up for the day, stallholders begin setting up this lamp-lit market. You're here for seafood, whether ikan (fish), cumi (squid), kepiting (crab) or udang (prawns), but you can also pick up…
Top Choice Indonesian in Kupang

Depot Bambu Kuning

A popular place for authentic Kupang se'i babi. Choose from chopped up meat or ribs, both served with rice and a rich pork soup with red beans. Sate and a couple of veg dishes are also available. Check out the outdo…
Indonesian in Kupang

Depot Se'i Aroma

This contemporary, Kupang chain wouldn't be out of place in a Western city, except it specialises in se'i babi (smoked pork), not burgers. Spotless and buzzing, it's a great place to try local food at competitive pr…
International in Kupang

Lavalon Bar & Hostel

At the same seafront site as his hostel, Edwin Lerrick dishes up excellent burgers and chips plus Indo standards throughout the day and night. The ocean laps at the shore 10m away, and you can lounge back in a hammo…
Indonesian in Kupang

Rumah Makan Palembang

This is first-rate Chinese Indonesian food. It's spotless with an enormous range of veg, chicken, seafood, noodle and rice dishes. Get the ikan bakar rica rica (grilled fish with chilli sauce) and don't miss the cuc…
Indonesian in Kupang

Depot Baba Nyoo

Reserved for pork lovers, this local haunt is split into a concrete courtyard beside the open kitchen and a couple of tables inside on a shiny, tiled floor. Try the babi tore (pork belly) or babi asam manis for some…
Indonesian in Kupang

Rumah Makan Wahyu Putra Solo

A tiny green pick-and-mix Padang-style warung opposite the army base. Choose from beef, chicken, fish, potatoes and greens either deep- or stir-fried, stewed in coconut sauce, chilli-rubbed or roasted. Vegetarians w…