As the world’s biggest Buddhist temple, Borobudur Temple is known for its magnificent history and impressive scenery. Many visitors domestically and internationally come to see and want to experience this majestic temple in person. For most tourists, visiting the Borobudur Temple can take almost half a day, and eating somewhere close to this attraction will be their primary choice. As people come by, this makes some restaurant owners open their business to cater to tourists’ needs. To help find the recommended restaurants, we made a list of the best restaurants around Borobudur Temple.
1. Kedai Bukit Rhema
Kedai Bukit Rhema offers an extraordinary view overlooking the greenery and is very comfortable to be a hangout place with friends and family. The interior is also quite unique, typical of a glass house on the hill that occupies indoor and outdoor areas. The menu is varied, there are pudding, bread, pastry, chicken porridge, fried noodles, and others.
Kurahan, Karangrejo, Jawa Tengah
2. Enam Langit by Plataran
Located in the green and verdant surroundings of the Menoreh Hills in Central Java, Enam Langit by Plataran is a destination that encapsulates the very best the region has to offer. From this elevated vantage point, the horizon rolls in and out a rippling spine of six mountains (Merapi, Merbabu, Telomoyo, Andong, Sumbing and Prahu) to create an awe-inspiring panoramic view. Adding to the majesty of the scene, the spellbinding beauty of Borobudur can be seen from above; the perfect birds-eye perspective from which to appreciate its design.
Dusun Butuh, Candirejo Borobudur, Magelang
3. Pringgondani Restaurant
Located in Puri Asri Hotel, Pringgondani Restaurant provides various types of food ranging from traditional, Western to Chinese cuisines. It is indeed an enchanting restaurant surrounded by nature and breathtaking views. The scenery is very beautiful with a semi-outdoor place, during the day you will be presented with views of Mount Sumbing, and in the afternoon you can watch a majestic beautiful sunset.
Jl. Cempaka No.9, Magelang, Jawa Tengah
P: (+62) 811 365115
4. Stupa Restaurant
Located in Dusun Kretek, only a few kilometers from the legendary Borobudur Temple, Punthuk Setumbu, and Gereja Ayam, Stupa Restaurant offers an inviting taste of Central Java’s cherished heartland – fresh, local, and full of flavor. Set in an old Javanese wooden house converted into an open restaurant with exotic Indonesian interiors and a spacious wooden deck, Stupa is well known in Borobudur for serving excellent traditional Indonesian cuisine at an affordable price. Whether enjoying lunch, a relaxing afternoon tea, or a romantic dinner, guests will find endless delight in a dining experience complemented by magical views of the Menoreh Hills in the midst of teakwood forests and paddy fields.
Dusun Kretek, Karangreo, Magelang