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Jl Jaksa 17 | Jalan Jaksa Area, Jakarta, Indonesia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

well i used to come here when it was a hostel and it was fantastic, the owner is the same and service is still good

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Thank madepress
Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Longstanding popular place for cheap drinks on the fading Jalan Jaksa. Each time i go there seems to be a lot of the same characters hanging around as well as a few new arrivals. Will continue to return.

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Thank Rick H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I spend many days in jln Jaksa, I no sleep and no sleep in this place, but for have a drink it is perfect, friendly staff, Nice music and live band!

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Thank Frédéric H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We spent two night here while visiting Jakarta. Lovely place to have a drink. Great vibe and good people. Staff was very nice. We'd recommend it to everybody visiting the area.

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Thank Teun B
Bath, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here and it wasn't very good. The food we had was over cooked and quite bland. The French fries were over cooked, and the noodles weren't very tasty and were instant ones. The place itself is quite dingy and had a seedy feel to it. The staff were nice though and it has a corner full of books... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Yet another crap suggestion from LP. It's definitely overpriced and the food is not good. Wish we hadn't made trip to try it.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Visited with my wife at first for a lunch and then decided to come back for a drink in the evening. It is a small hostel/restaurant with a nice sitting area (a good spot for people watching), reasonably priced drinks and food. Staff is very helpful, atmosphere charming and music not too loud. Quite a few locals blend in with... More 

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Jodhpur, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is the top spot in Jalan Jaksa. Live music, beer, somehow pricey food that won't make you sick, tourists, locals, fun. Go there to meet people. The strange thing there was that I had an excellent satay one night and when I ordered the same dish some days later, the owner himself brought me something completely different, some smashed... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Honestly, I like these places in each Asia city. A bar on the street, lively, mixed crowed and during my visit only few white faces including me. My local friend brought me here to have a good time, some drinks, good talk and music starting around 10pm. While inside much to hot, we stayed at the bar outside and used... More 

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Graz, Austria
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place in Jakarta if you want to see eurpeans... Its a little hot, but ok. We had different indonesian food, all tasted very well to be gonest! Try the fried WonTon and selfmade springrolls! (I just got diarr. next day and dont know if this has to do with it.)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl Jaksa 17 | Jalan Jaksa Area, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?