Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Sorong

Kitong Papua

Although the dining area isn't as scenic as waterfront competitors, Kitong more than makes up for this with its heaping plates of fresh, spicy seafood and delicious traditional Papuan food (think yellow soup with bl…
Top Choice Seafood in Manokwari

Billy Cafe & Tuna House

Visitors enter this Disney-esque seafood establishment through the toothy mouth of a giant shark replica, and the dining room is adorned in big fake trees and real aquariums populated with a diverse array of aquatic…
Top Choice Seafood in Kota Biak

Warung Makan Barokah

If you like barbecued fish or chicken in a tasty sauce (the secret of which they didn’t want to give away) and served with green veg, rice and sambal, then this eternally popular place is for you. It’s cheap, simple…
Top Choice Indonesian in Danau Sentani

Yougwa Restaurant

Sentani’s most charming dining is on the Yougwa’s breezy wooden terraces over the lake, 13km east of town. Try ikan gabus (snakeskin fish), a tasty lake fish that doesn’t fill your mouth with little bones. Locals al…
Top Choice Indonesian in Jayapura

Resto & Cafe Rumah Laut

This upmarket place, built on stilts above the waters of Jayapura bay, is where locals come when they want to impress. The wide-ranging menu takes in Indonesian classics, a few Chinese options, and fish. Lots of fis…
Chinese in Nabire

Rumah Makan Selera

It looks like a run-of-the-mill Chinese and seafood joint, but when the heaping plate of ayam masak Lombok (a spicy duck dish) arrives, you might just fall out of your chair. Not only do you get basically an entire …
Indonesian in Sorong

Sunshine Beach

This spacious, semi-open-air place with sparkling lights is built over the edge of the sea. It offers everything from fried rice or noodles to prawns, crab, fish, squid and beef, prepared in assorted ways. For somet…
Indonesian in Manokwari

Mansinam Beach Restaurant

It's worth the drive for an al fresco feast at this beloved hotel restaurant, where seafood, Chinese and Indonesia dishes feature prominently. The fish soup, whole fish and squid dishes are all popular, and the home…
Indonesian in Sentani

Pondokan Bambu

Follow the reggae music into this funky warung bedecked in jungle wall murals on Sentani's main drag. You'll be wowed by the spicy, tender BBQ chicken and refreshing smoothies (yes to the jackfruit!), and an attache…
Indonesian in Manokwari

Rumah Makan Salam Manis

Renowned far and wide for its nasi ayam panggang lalapan (grilled chicken with green vegetables and rice), this two-storey place is an excellent choice for a communal meal while sat cross-legged at low tables surrou…