Padang restaurants

Top Choice Indonesian in Padang

Sari Raso

Pick from a multitude of spicy dishes at this classic Padang chain, housed within a classy art deco colonial building. Do not miss the beef rendang; it's as good as we've ever had.
Steak in Padang

Safari Garden

This stylish, convivial steakhouse with exposed-brick walls and rustic log-lined booths is a fine place for a splurge, or just some good coffee. The specialty is Wagyu beef steaks (from 200,000Rp), but there's a men…
Seafood in Padang

Ikan Bakar Pak Tri’s

Here the fish and squid are sold by weight or portion and flame-grilled to perfection with a sweet, spicy sambal sauce. The selection includes shoals of different fish and squid, with a supporting cast of kangkung (…
Indonesian in Padang

Pagi Sore

Unassuming Pagi Sore is one of Padang's classic nasi Padang houses, a simple place where you choose from an array of spicy dishes, take a plate of rice and pay for what you eat. An average meal should come to less t…
Indonesian in Padang

Pondok Indah Jaya

This warung is an excellent intro to Padang cuisine. The staff will talk you through the selection of dishes, including spicy tofu, beef rendang, ayam sambal and tempe. Cool the fire in your mouth with some sirsak (…
Indonesian in Padang

Simpang Raya

Renowned across Sumatra, Simpang Raya is probably the most famous name serving fiery signature Padang dishes. Come for the classics: beef rendang, ayam bakar (charcoal grilled chicken) or ayam goreng (fried chicken)…
Steak in Padang

Beach Safari

The menu at this bright, contemporary restaurant overlooking the water is the discerning carnivore’s dream, with tenderloin, T-bone and sirloin dominating. The nice cuts of Angus and Wagyu beef are cooked to specifi…
Bakery in Padang

Hoya Bakery

Padang’s go-to spot for freshly baked sweet and savoury goodies. Friendly shop assistants will guide you around the selections before steering you to a colourful table. There are also burgers, sandwiches, pasta and …