Restaurants

Top Choice Market in Kupang

Pasar Malam

Kupang was never considered a good eating town until this wonderful, lamp-lit market launched and turned a lane off Jl Garuda over to streetside grill and wok chefs, who expertly prepare inexpensive dishes. The sele…
International in Kupang

Lavalon Bar & Hostel

At the same seafront site as his hostel, Edwin Lerrick and his chatty crew dish up excellent burgers and chips plus Indo standards throughout the day and night. The ocean laps at the shore 10m away, and you can loun…
Chinese in Kupang

Rumah Makan Palembang

This is first-rate Chinese Indonesian food. Get the ikan bakar rica rica (grilled fish with chilli sauce); its sauce is a sweet, smoky wonder. The squid and shrimp are fresh daily, the veggies are perfectly cooked, …
International in Kupang

Indigo

There's a slick industrial chic at this popular restaurant and bar, which does good pizza as well as pasta and local dishes such as the ubiquitous nasi goreng. Everything is well-prepared and the beer is even colder…
Indonesian in Kupang

Depot Bambu Kuning

The place in Kupang for sei babi. You have your choice of chopped up meat or ribs. Either way the sides are rice and rich pork soup with red beans. This simple shopfront gets jammed with happy locals at lunch, so tr…
Indonesian in Kupang

Rumah Makan Wahyu Putra Solo

Kupang’s best pick-and-mix Padang-style warung offers beef, chicken, fish, potatoes and greens, deep- and stir-fried, stewed in coconut sauce, and chilli-rubbed and roasted. Vegetarians will find something tasty her…