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Layar Seafood

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Jl. Manyar Kertoarjo 62, Surabaya, Indonesia
+62 31 5683716
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81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood served here could not have been any fresher. Also the variety that they prepare the seafood is also extensive. We particularly enjoyed the fish head that was prepared in a curry like gravy. Also a must try is the prawn sambal.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the fresh seafood here especially the fish and crab. Layar is my first choice of seafood restaurant in Surabaya, always! The Grouper is so fresh that we always have it steamed with soy sauce, with that we can always taste the freshness of the fish. The size of the crab is big enough that we can taste the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Special for Sea food and have good taste for Chili taste, like Bali taste About Fish have fresh Fish can choose direct

Thank Iriawanto T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is highly recommended seafood resto for seafood lover. Fresh... wide selection of cook. The price is worthy since the taste is also yummy.

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Malang, Indonesia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fresh seafood served in variety of delicious sauces, Layar is definitely the to go restaurant if you want to experience local Surabaya seafood. Highly recommended!

Thank Fdarsono
Jakarta, Indonesia
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was not bad. We tried several times and several items, the best was the shrimp with duck's egg for the sauce. That was the best. For other items just average

Thank Theliy
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Layar always seems to be fully packed even on a normal working weekdays. If going on a big group, please make an effort to make reservation. Do not expect a five star service or ambience, but all these years I must say the food quality is well maintained. And of course, we Indonesian loves the sambals (chilli sauce) and in... More 

Thank Linawati S
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158 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has been my favorite restaurant. Not because of the product because with seafood, there is really not much that you can do to make it taste different. The service, however, is really good. Especially in Surabaya This time we visited to celebrate chinese new year. During the reservation time, the management promised that we would get 30% discount. When... More 

Thank stevesudjatmiko
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Famous seafood restaurant in town. The quality and portion of food are above average. Recommended for seafood lovers

Thank Hermon T
Surabaya, Indonesia
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

a comfortable place, it's food tasty, fresh fish is fresh, the presentation is very fast, the site is clean. good enough 👍🏻

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Indonesian, Soups, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Manyar Kertoarjo 62, Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  East Java  >  Surabaya
  • Phone Number: +62 31 5683716

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