This month of May, we would love you to go a little bit more casual and laid-back. That’s why this time’s Jakarta New Tables list offers you some places to enjoy your relaxed time with pancakes or pizzas. But of course, there are also choices for you to have a full meal with a fresh and exciting experience.

1. Ding Dong Disko

Replacing Casa and located above Aksara, Ding Dong Disko is the new hot spot in Kemang area. Comes with eclectic 80’s concept, the place offers you unhurried atmosphere by day and hyped disco vibe at night. It is also decorated with 80’s-style ornaments and bright color in all corners. Enjoy its wide selection of food, ranging from Asian to Western, such as pizza, pasta, to Indonesian hearty dishes like nasi goreng and nasi campur.

Jl. Kemang Raya No.8B, Bangka, Jakarta Selatan
11 am – 1 am (Sun-Thu) | 11 am – 3 am (Fri-Sat)
P:  (+6221) 7199289
IG: dingdongdisko


BAWBAW serves Japanese cuisine with its touch of Indonesian signature taste. Complementing its food concept, the place exudes intimacy and calm nuance. Equipped with wooden tables and chairs, as well as green plants for a mild vibe. Try its sushi selections, as well as rice bowls, poke bowl, and boba drinks.

Jl. Puyuh Raya Z2 No.1, Kelapa Gading, Jakarta Utara
10 am – 9 pm (Tue-Sun) | Monday closed
P: +6287864528752

3. Bubur Cap Tiger, Senopati

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Bubur Cap Tiger is now the talk of the town and a must-visit restaurant in South Jakarta as the place offers a fresh experience of enjoying porridge. Bringing the Chinese style porridge, this restaurant serves various selection, ranging from classic white porridge, chicken and fish red porridge, as well as Hainan chicken rice. Though the toppings are quite common as the standard porridge, the taste is beyond regular and complemented by the place’s stylish interior.

Jl. Cikajang No.34a, Petogogan, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta Selatan
5 pm – 1 am (Sun-Thu) | 5 pm – 3 am (Fri – Sat)
P: (+26221) 27083168

4. Kilo Kitchen

Situated in the bustling Senopati area along 16 Jalan Gunawarman, Kilo Kitchen Jakarta is a comforting space where food, music, and lifestyle melds. Newly-opened in December 2018, the restaurant and lounge offer a quick escape from the busyness of the city—offering a stylish space with a modern industrial touch. Try Truffled Tai Yuzu Roll, Wasabi Tuna Tartare, Squid Ink Rice, Cream of Ebiko Pasta, Chocolate Lava Cake.

Jl. Gunawarman No.16, Selong, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta Selatan
11 am – 5 pm & 6 pm – 12am (Mon-Sun)
P: +62812 9975 2522

5. Pan & Co. Japanese Fluffy Pancakes

As now the fluffy Japanese pancake is many people craving for, this place opens to carry out that needs. The plump pancakes this cafe serves have a super soft texture with a decent amount of sweetness. You can choose various mouthwatering toppings, from sweet to savory choices. The fluffiness is complemented by its vibrant interior concept with an eclectic touch.

Mall Kelapa Gading 2 1st floor No. 231, Jl. Boulevard Raya Kelapa Gading, Jakarta Utara
10 am – 10 pm

6. Duck Down Pizza Party

Located in the middle of fancy cafes and restaurants, Duck Down Pizza Party actually appears really cool. Comes with an undisputed metal concept, this pizza place offers an easygoing yet fierce ambiance. As the name implies, get your pizza party here with choices ranging from charcoal grilled pizzas, hot pockets, to salads and snacks.

Jl. Kemang Raya, Bangka, Jakarta Selatan
6 pm – 2 am (Mon – Thu) | 6 pm – 3 am (Fri – Sat) | Sunday closed
P: (+6221) 7195555
IG: duckdownjkt

7. NamNam Express

Some of you are probably familiar with NamNam Noodle Bar located in Plaza Indonesia. Made in Singapore, NamNam features a variety of Vietnamese food like Pho noodles, freshly made Banh Mi sandwiches, snacks, Vietnamese coffee, and cold drinks to satisfy your cravings. Success with its branch in Jakarta, the place is expanding its business by catering to more mass customers through NamNam Express. Coming with more selective noodle selections and sides with more affordable price. Sure you have to try its Pho selections, but its yellow noodle choices are something you don’t want to miss either.

Kota Kasablanka LG floor, Jl. Casablanca No.88, Menteng Dalam, Tebet, Jakarta Selatan
10 am – 10 pm

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