5 Best Noodle Bars in East Jakarta
East Jakarta is one of the most crowded areas in Jakarta. There are plenty of recreational places such as Taman Mini Indonesia Indah and Snowbay Waterpark to enjoy, because of this, many housing and culinary goods have developed over the years near the areas. The culinary goods that are worth trying in East Jakarta is of course the noodles!
It’s a pleasure to know there are a lot of delectable and tasty noodle bars in East Jakarta because noodles have been widely loved by Indonesians. Regardless a lot of noodle bars are tedious and unappetizing, several have climbed their way through to manage a flavorful and consistent taste along from time to time. If you are looking for a bowl for yourself or a warmly family feast, then here is our recommendation to fit your will. Here are the 5 recommended noodle bars in East Jakarta.
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1. Bakmi GM
Looking for the most well-known noodle bar in East Jakarta, even in Jakarta? Here it is, Bakmi GM stands for Bakmi Gajah Mada. This is one of the most famous noodle places around Indonesia, it has many branches opened across cities. Cruising around East Jakarta mainly Jatinegara where you can find a lot of street toy stores, have no worries to find a place to eat! Bakmi GM has its trademarks by its flat-thin noodle. Their ambiance and yellow-ish vibes guarantee a good place to enjoy. Its reputation for quick and friendly service, clean and wide place adds up to the fact Bakmi GM is one of the best noodle bars in town. You should try their Bakmi Special GM, soy sauced noodle with savory-sweet mixed taste, and sliced black pepper mushrooms. Add some of their fried dumplings for a fully-rich noodle bowl!
Address: Bassura City, Lantai Ground Jl. Jend. Basuki Rahmat No. 1, Jatinegara, Jakarta Timur
Phone Number: +6221-2280-7726
Social Media: @bakmigmania on Instagram
Mains starting from Rp25,000.00 – Rp60,000.00
Beverages starting from Rp12,000.00 – Rp30,000.00
10.00 AM – 10.00 PM (Every day)
2. Bakmi Golek
Cawang has been known for a crowded residential place in East Jakarta, and to balance that lies one of the best noodle place, Bakmi Golek! This is a great place for family-eats or small meetings, it’s immediately pictured by their casual atmosphere and decorations. The service is fast and simple, one of the important things for a comfortable experience in a noodle bar. Our recommendation for sure is their Bakmi Special, a noodle served with sliced chicken and broth soup. For family-eats you should try their Sapo Tahu, a tofu soup mixed with vegetables and spices to ensure a strong aroma and enjoyable family time. Make sure to finish off with their desserts such as Es Campur, shaved ice mixed with various fruit toppings. Yum!
Address: Jl. Dewi Sartika No.310A, RT.9/RW.4, Cawang, Kec. Kramat jati, Kota Jakarta Timur, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 13631
Phone Number: +6221-8093-413
Social Media: @bakmigolek on Instagram
Mains starting from Rp25,000.00 – Rp70,000.00
Beverages starting from Rp5,000.00 – Rp30,000.00
10.00 AM – 10.00 PM (Monday – Saturday)
10.00 AM – 10.30 PM (Sunday)
3. Bakmie BBT
Bakmie BBT stands for Bakmie Babah Tong. A traditional Chinese noodle bar on the streets that ensures a comfy yet classic ambiance with its simplicity. You can enjoy their unique sliced chicken combined with mushrooms with salty-sweet soy sauce that will assure your yummy-in-my-tummy feeling! There are some other menus you can enjoy like fried meatballs served with their special sauce to add the delight. For the desserts, their Iced Durian is recommended to complete your whole meal. Lastly, quick yet friendly service even makes this place a worth to try!
Address: Jl. Matraman Raya No. 134, Matraman, Jakarta
Phone Number: +6221-8581-490
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Mains starting from Rp25,000.00 – Rp40,000.00
06.30 AM – 06.00 PM (Every day)
4. Yamien 88 Cijantung
Cijantung is known as one of the military districts in East Jakarta. Located in that area is Yamien 88 Cijantung that’ll satisfy you through every single noodle with its special tomato sauce! Their signature dish has a chewy and hot-sweet noodle with chicken and leek topping, Mie Yamin Pedas Manis is perfect for noodle lovers. People usually come to this place on the weekends, but don’t worry about the crowded parking spaces because they have a huge one. They also serve various seafood themed noodles and fried rice. It’s a good place to spend your time by yourself and family, because of their wide design interiors and great services with numbers of waiter and waitress. Its a recommended place!
Address: Jl. RA Fadillah Cijantung 3, Ruko PUSKOPAD No.88 8C Cijantung, Jakarta
Phone Number: +6221-3261-8801
Social Media: @yamien88cijantung on Instagram
Mains starting from Rp25,000.00 – Rp100,000.00
09.00 AM – 09.00 AM (Every day)
5. Bakmi Bintang Gloria
This hidden gem is located in one of Duren Sawit’s housing, a homemade noodle bar with a homey ambiance that is perfect for welcoming families to eat. Their main signature is Bakmi Ayam Panggang, its noodles served with grilled chicken that will surely satisfy you! Families can enjoy this, from adults to kids because they serve Nasi Tim, Chinese-style rice porridge with various mixture such as sliced chicken and mushrooms which fits children well with its soft texture. Besides the noodles and Nasi Tim, you can also order their meat or fish meatballs. A home taste noodle bar that won’t disappoint!
Address: Jl. Kejaksaan No.216, RT.10/RW.11, Pd. Bambu, Kec. Duren Sawit, Kota Jakarta Timur, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 13430
Phone Number: +6221-8603-464
Social Media: @bakmibintanggloria on Instagram
Mains starting from Rp30,000.00 – Rp50,000.00
10.00 AM – 07.00 PM (Monday – Friday)
07.00 AM – 02.00 PM (Saturday – Sunday)
There are many tasty noodle bars that are yet to explore here in the area but there you have your 5 best noodle bars in East Jakarta! We hope you enjoy these food goodies! Don’t forget to check out our blog for more recommendations especially on the best noodles in Jakarta!
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