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Tugu Kunstkring Paleis

Jl. Teuku Umar 1, Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
+62 21 3900899
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rijsttafel” (21 reviews)
“opor” (3 reviews)
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Dutch, Asian, Indonesian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Jl. Teuku Umar 1, Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very disappointed about the food (rice table) we ordered. Was to compare with Waroeng. unless the service personal and atmosphere in building was very good. But food you get was really not on same level! Pity all! Maybe other food dishes are better, but....?

Thank Job v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last I had a great birthday surprise, and also this year again. Many thanks for the staff of Saturday 25th August for your great surprise!

1  Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Undeniably nice decor, strategic location and very nice ambience but Tugu Kunstkring needs to work hard to improve the quality of the food. We ordered Rijstafel that tastes extremely bland and is hardly authentic. The service is of good quality. However, this is definitely an...More

Thank Ferry A
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Caveat : We were a group of 14, but had booked. It wasn’t full. Beautiful old building filled with interesting artwork and little nooks and crannies. 5 star look and feel upon arrival. Extensive menu with choices for everyone. Wine was ridiculously expensive. Lots of...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The building is very impressive and had a good location. Once you step inside you will feel like you stepped into a different world. The music and the vibe are very elegant ant the decors ate breathtaking. The service is even better, we even were...More

Thank Sophie G
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

From the time I entered this restaurant I was floored. Excellent, food drink and service. I felt like I received the VIP treatment from top to bottom.

Thank Yusef A
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Food is served individually, very elegant and nice. Food is great. My son loved it. So did my parents. Hope to stop by again in the future!

Thank n_marcella
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Superb decor in a restored immigration office of the dutch. Royal dining rooms for Four and also for twenty Four! Period paintings, artefacts,collector items well preserved. Replicas and originals of a Oscar’s and ancient scenic paintings. Food was absolutely outstanding topped with desserts to die...More

Thank DavidD11979
Reviewed 19 June 2018

OK, the Dutch-Indonesian food is excellent, that's the most important thing. But even more than food, what's remarkable about this restaurant is its great setting, at a colonial immigration facility in one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Jakarta. As one of the Tugu chain properties,...More

Thank alfcr
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

The place is interesting, with the old time decoration reminds us of the pictures of the Indonesian colonial historical. The food is average, the price is fair.

Thank Melly S
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15 July 2018|
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Response from n_marcella | Reviewed this property |
Neat n casual should be fine. No specific dress code is mentioned. Enjoy!
27 March 2018|
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Response from tuguhotels | Property representative |
Dear Syafina, thank you for your inquiry. Grand Tugu Rijsttafel is one of Tugu's cultural dining experience you have to try out. Our humble staffs will present a Betawi dance whilst carrying out "Tenong" with various menus... More
24 March 2016|
Response from tuguhotels | Property representative |
Yes we are a pork free restaurant. Rega
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Teuku Umar 1, Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta>  > Menteng
  • Neighbourhood: Menteng
  • Phone Number: +62 21 3900899
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The grand historical building originally housed the Fine Arts Circle of the Dutch East Indies and was opened in 1914.In April 2013, this legendary building of Bataviasche Kunstkring has been reopened under the name TUGU KUNSTKRING PALEIS, and brought back to life by Tugu Hotels & Restaurants Group. Without changing the beautiful palatial architecture.
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