Restaurants

Indonesian in Solo

Omah Sinten

A rather attractive restaurant where you can dine on quality Javanese fare including lots of local Solonese specialities, like beef sliced and stewed in herbs and green chillies, or duck stewed in coconut milk. Why …
Indonesian in Solo

Nasi Liwet Wongso Lemu

Solo street dining at its best, this evening-only stall, run by an ibu (mother; older woman) in traditional batik, specialises in nasi liwet: coconut-flavoured rice served on a banana leaf topped with shredded chick…
Indonesian in Solo

Ramayana

This smart, air-conditioned restaurant offers tasty east Javanese specialities such as ayam penyet (flattened fried chicken) and empal penyet (smashed fried marinated beef), that both go fantastically with a cold be…
Indonesian in Solo

Adem Ayem

Huge canteen-like place with swirling colonial-style fans and photos of ye olde Surakarta. Whether you're here for breakfast, lunch or dinner, grab a table and order the chicken: souped, fried or served up gudeg (ja…
Indonesian in Solo

Ralana

Most notable for the setting in a restored Dutch colonial compound (with some puzzling modern touches). The menu includes the usual Indonesian and international staples with some fun departures, like oxtail fried ri…