Try 4 Best Fine Dining Restaurants in Setiabudi
The area of Setiabudi is always known for being busy, crowded, and lively. Besides being the second-home for working people, Setiabudi is also home to fine dining fans and romantic couples! From Japanese cuisines to Mexican, or from private indoor dinings to outdoor rooftop hotspots, Setiabudi district has all the options for you! So here are the best fine dining restaurants in Setiabudi!
1. ISEYA Sukiyaki Robatayaki
Located inside the building of Sampoerna Strategic Square, Iseya Sukiyaki Robatayaki, or better known as Iseya Robatayaki is a fine dining restaurant that serves Japanese cuisine. The restaurant has several private dining rooms and the place is fully well-decorated. Furnished with curtains, chandeliers, and lots of flowers, as well as artistic paintings hanged on the walls, Iseya Robatayaki gives off a luxurious ambiance that is the perfect fit for people who are looking for a romantic dinner or a private gathering with acquaintances and family.
As the restaurant serves both during lunch and dinner, they also have separate menus for each different time. Their lunch set and non-set menus are generally cheaper and are perfect for those who are looking for some lighter meals such as Karage Don, or Gyu Stamina Don. However, if you are looking for the premium dishes, go for their dinner set menus. We recommend you to try their Iseya Omakase Course which consists of 2 kinds of appetizer, Cawan Mushi (cawan filled with foie gras) and Salmon Saikyo Yaki (grilled salmon with sauce), Sukiyaki (original beef wagyu grade A5) as the main course, and sponge cake with fruits as the dessert.
Ala carte menu price range: Rp68.000,00 to Rp750.000,00 (before tax and services)
Set menu price range: Rp368.000,00 – Rp2.180.000,00 (before tax and services)
Address: Sampoerna Strategic Square, Jl. Jend. Sudirman No.46, RT.3/RW.4, Karet Semanggi, Kecamatan Setiabudi, Jakarta
Social Media: @iseyajapaneserestaurant on Instagram
Opening Hours: 11:30 – 22:00 (Monday – Sunday)
If you are looking to have fine dining at the tallest restaurant in Jakarta, Henshin is the answer for you! Located on the 67th floor of The Westin, Henshin is a modern Japanese-themed restaurant that is also clothed with modern-Japanese interiors from its carpets to its kitchen design. Moreover, it has both outdoor and indoor seating areas, making it the perfect place for a romantic date or a chill night with a couple of friends! One thing you need to remember before stepping in this place is, you have to dress up because no t-shirts, sandals, or shorts are allowed here. You’d like to take some Instagram-able photos here anyways, right?
Henshin is undoubtedly famous for not only their romantic ambiance and beautiful cityscape sceneries, but also for their Peruvian and Japanese fine dining menus. You can choose to go for the ala carte or the set menu. If you are only looking for some light bites, better go for their ala carte sushi rolls! Try their ACEBICHADO, which is a combination of fried shrimp, tuna, avocado, tiger’s milk cream. Another must-try menu is their HENSHIN roll. It contains unagi, fried shrimp, spicy lump crab, avocado, and ikura.
On the other hand, if you want to have a romantic full course meal with your loved one, it is better to go for their set menu! The recommended menu would be their 7-course NIKKEI MENU that comes with three different kinds of appetizers (sea bass, basil, and tenderloin), six different main courses, that include a lobster and Kobe beef wagyu, and a banana-themed dessert. It will take you to cloud nine in no time!
Ala carte main course menu price range: Rp320.000,00 to Rp840.000,00 (before tax and services)
Set menu price range: Rp990.000,00 – Rp2.500.000,00 (before tax and services)
Address: The Westin Jakarta, Lt. 67-69, Jl. Hr. Rasuna Said No.RT.2, RT.2/RW.5, Karet Kuningan, Kecamatan Setiabudi, Jakarta
Social Media: @hanshinjakarta on Instagram
Bar and Lounge: 17:00 – 01:00 (Sunday – Thursday), 17:00 – 02:00 (Friday – Saturday)
Lunch: 12:00 – 14:30 (Sunday – Monday)
Dinner: 18:00 – 23:00 (Sun – Thursday), 18:00 – 24:00 (Friday – Saturday)
3. Basque Bar de Tapas
Known as one of the best Spanish restaurants in town, Basque Bar de Tapas is an excellent option for those of you who are looking for an authentic Mexican cuisine or for those who are looking for a cozy yet affordable place to have fine dining with your loved one or friends in Setiabudi. Located on the rooftop of Noble House’s building, Basque has an excellent view. It’s clothed with a lot of see-through windows and glasses that allow you to enjoy Jakarta’s night view while having a good meal!
As mentioned previously, this restaurant serves authentic Mexican cuisine and as for their main course, we recommend you to try out their Seafood Paella if you are a fan of seafood, because it is a Mexican style mixed seafood, that contains king prawn, mussels, baby squid, as well as smoked salmon, and everything served is 100% fresh! However, if you are interested in trying their steaks, we would recommend you to try their Spiced Steak with Cherry Tomato Salsa, which is a boneless short rib marinated with mixed spices and is served with curly fries.
Main course menu price range: Rp135.000,00 to Rp1,150.000,00(before tax and services)
Address: Noble House 8th Floor, Jl. DR. Ide Anak Agung Gde Agung No.2, RT.5/RW.2, Kuningan, Kuningan Tim., Kecamatan Setiabudi, Jakarta
Social Media: @basquejkt on Instagram
11:00 – 01:00 (Monday)
11:00 – 02:00 (Tuesday – Wednesday)
11:00 – 03:00 (Thursday – Friday)
10:00 – 03:00 (Saturday)
10:00 – 01:00 (Sunday)
4. AB Steak by Chef Akira Back
As one of the best steakhouses in Jakarta, AB Steak is a casual dining restaurant located inside of the MD Place Building that mainly serves premium cuts. It is a famous destination for couples looking for a romantic date night venue as well as for foodies who are looking for good food in a peaceful ambiance. The place is especially crowded on weekends so we would recommend you make a reservation before visiting.
Those who are huge fans of meat and steak would definitely love this place! Their main courses offer a variety of premium cuts from Australia, Korea, Japan, and the US. We would recommend you to try out their 45 Days Bone-in Ribeye, which is an Australian Angus Beef that is grain-fed for 200 days and dry-aged for 45 days. The steak is thick, yet juicy and tender on the inside. Another famous option from AB Steak would be its Filet Mignon USA, and we recommend you to order the medium-rare one. Its beef is soft and juicy, and their sesame oil and salt dipping also make the cuisine tastes even better.
Main course menu price range: Rp195.000,00/100 gr – Rp985.000,00/100 gr (before tax and services)
Address: MD Place Building, Lantai Mezanine, Jl. Setiabudi Selatan No. 7, Kuningan, Jakarta
Opening Hours: 17:30 – 22:30 (Monday – Sunday)
So there you have the best 4 fine dining restaurants that you could find in Setiabudi. We hope that you have a pleasant and luxurious meal! Don’t forget to check other fine dining restaurants around Jakarta!