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Cafe Batavia

) #19 of 7,365 Restaurants in Jakarta $$ - $$$ Chinese, American,
Jl Pintu Besar Utara 14, Kota | Fatahillah Square Opposite of Museum Fatahillah, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
+62 21 6915531
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, American, Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Jl Pintu Besar Utara 14, Kota | Fatahillah Square Opposite of Museum Fatahillah, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 1,313 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We took a cab to come here because of reviews I've seen online. And we didn't regret it Food is simply amazing. At first, we ordered so much, however, eating it wasn't the problem. Amazing food, definitely place to see

Thank Mariana B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Located at a beautiful place in Jakarta this building has a very exceptional decoration . Pictures of famous movie stars, wooden furniture ,bars, mirrors. I was there for coffee. Everything we tried was of high quality.

Thank Aikaterini2013
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely they don't be able to serve all the table in one time. We had to wait 10 mn between the first served and the last one! Beverages and food came with no logic! Waiters seem to be lost and disorganized. A problem with formation...More

Thank Ulrich B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tourists' trap! Smokers everywhere! We had been seated in foggy space full of cigarettes. Then we asked to move to a non-smoking area but rejected. We were about to leave and the stepmother-like hostess ran after us and insisted that we came back because they...More

2  Thank Yuwei Y
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place is very beautiful. It was like a time machine that took you to the colonial era. the service was very good, and the food also taste good. The upper floor is better than the lower one as you could get the view.

Thank monjunee
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cafe has prime location in Kota Tua (Old Town), as it is directly across the square from Fatahillah museum. The view from the dining area on the second floor was nice. It is well maintained, as I have visited the place from time to...More

Thank Adinala W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice restaurant and bar with good service, excellent food and nice bar. Waiters a friendly and polite. The bar has very nice Dutch colonial ambiance and the building is old, early 19th century. The management managed to restore the athmosphere of the 1920-1930ies. We...More

Thank Robbert Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Batavia makes you feel like you have been transported back in time to the 1920's. It is a great building which has been sympathetically renovated and skilfully furnished. The service is prompt, the food is excellent, the beer is cold and the cocktails (Apple...More

Thank Antony M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The eggsbenedict were great! We had a nice window seat with view on the big square. They have typical dutchfood on the menucard aswell. I am from Holland and that was very funny to see. Very good service by the way.

Thank Liselotte U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grand cafe in an old European style that isnt really that old. Lovely location to hang out and watch the world in the square below. Not that cheap but nice places in great locations rarely are cheap. Water or coffee 45,000. Very good lamb sandwich...More

Thank paul s
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Nearby Attractions
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712 reviews
.28 km away
Jakarta Old Town
1,356 reviews
.02 km away
Fatahillah Square
429 reviews
.04 km away
Museum Wayang
446 reviews
.04 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl Pintu Besar Utara 14, Kota | Fatahillah Square Opposite of Museum Fatahillah, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta
  • Phone Number: +62 21 6915531
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