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Royal's Restaurant

Swish by Ternate standards, Royal's is a popular spot thanks to its wide-ranging Chinese-Indonesian menu, which has a big focus on fish and seafood but also covers chicken, beef and duck dishes. There are a few...

Top ChoiceIndonesian in Kota Ternate

Kedai Mita

Relocated to the waterfront, this simple, partly open-air, family-run restaurant is one of the best in town for Malukan staples (alongside classic Indo fare). At lunchtimes, try the popeda (sago congee) spread....

Seafood in Kota Ternate

Floridas

Floridas is a locally famous seafood restaurant, thanks in part to its seafront balcony with peerless views to Tidore and Maitara. But it's also a good place to tuck into ikan woku balanga: fish steak roasted...

Indonesian in Kota Ternate

Rumah Makan Popeda Gamalama

Buried at the far end of the market, this is a great spot to try popeda. An array of fish, stewed greens, mushrooms, pumpkin and sambals accompanies the mucilaginous sago-flour glue that is popeda. Leave your...

Indonesian in Kota Ternate

Bakso Lapangan Tembak Senayan

This fan-cooled, brick-and-timber eating house specialises in bakso (meatballs) various ways, including fried or bobbing in clear soup. The other Indonesian staples – noodles, fried rice, flour-dusted squid and...

Cafe in Kota Ternate

K62

Smart two-storey cafe and restaurant that serves clean and reliable Indonesian staples and a few pan-Asian and Western dishes, as well as decent coffee, tea and juices. There's gentle live music in the evenings....

Indonesian in Kota Ternate

Teras Alia Taticha

There is a pleasant upstairs terrace at this buzzing place that's popular with Ternate's youth: look for the motorbikes parked outside. They're drawn by the reasonably priced, tasty menu of chicken and seafood...