Bandung citizens are head over heels for Bakso, even though it is not originally from the city. With numerous prominent Bakso establishments scattered throughout almost every area, here are the top picks of Bakso places that you should try. Some of them may be small stalls, but they are definitely worth a try.
Best Places to Eat Bakso in Bandung / Tempat Bakso Terenak di Bandung
Bakso Semar holds the distinction of being the first 24-hour Bakso establishment in Bandung. It proudly serves its signature dish, Bakso Urat Tulang Rusuk, renowned for its delicious broth. With a rich flavor and a comfortable ambiance, Bakso Semar is the perfect destination to satisfy your Bakso cravings.
2. Bakso Arief
Tucked away in a somewhat hidden location, Bakso Arief has managed to gain popularity as a favored Bakso destination for both locals and tourists. Serving a variety of Bakso options, including cheese meatball, mushroom, tendon, spicy, plain, and the best-selling item, fried meatball cheese.
Jl. Wira Angun Angun No.18, Bandung
3. Mie Bakso Akung
Mie Bakso Akung is one of the legendary Bakso places in Bandung. Customers unanimously appreciate the rich flavors of the broth, juicy meatballs, and chewy noodles. Despite having a spacious setting, it tends to be somewhat crowded almost every time. It is open every day except on Fridays.
Mie Bakso Akung
Jl. Lodaya No.123, Bandung
P: (022) 7314746
4. Bakso Rudal Anggrek
Even though Bakso Rudal Anggrek is located among sidewalk vendors, it consistently attracts a large number of customers due to its fame for serving delicious meatballs filled with minced meat, complemented by a flavorful broth. While the seating area might be limited, the lively energy and the delectable offerings make it a must-visit spot for those seeking an authentic street food experience in Bandung.
Bakso Rudal Anggrek
Jl. Anggrek No.69, Bandung
5. Baso Mawar Merona
Tucked away in a modern building, Baso Mawar Merona is as stylish as a cafe. Beyond its chic exterior, the place not only offers a cozy vibe but also puts hygiene at the top of its list. Indulge your taste buds in the extraordinary flavors of Baso Mawar Merona's culinary creations.
6. Bakso Tjap Haji
Another renowned Bakso place that you should try is Bakso Tjap Haji. With its clean and cozy ambiance, they serve flavorful Bakso, Mie Ayam, and the famous and best-selling menu, Bakso Goreng (fried meatballs). In addition to their excellent Bakso selection, they also offer a variety of stir-fried dishes to elevate your culinary experience.
7. Bakso Mantep Gunung Giri Solo
An original Bakso Solo, Bakso Mantep Gunung Giri, was originally a street vendor named Bakso Suroto. Since it gained immense popularity, it now boasts a larger, more comfortable establishment to savor Bakso. Renowned for serving delicious Bakso, complete with the flavorful tetelan, this place is undoubtedly worth a visit!
Bakso Mantep Gunung Giri Solo
Jl. Aceh No.22A, Bandung
8. Bakso Bawean
Bakso Bawean is also a must-try if you are craving flavorful Bakso. It remains renowned as Bakso Bawean, even though it has relocated to a new spot on Banda Street. The popularity of this Bakso establishment persists, with crowds of both tourists and locals alike.
Jl. Banda No.10s, Bandung
9. Bakso Mas Eko Maju
Bakso Mas Eko Maju is another top-notch Bakso spot in Bandung, renowned for its signature menu featuring Bakso with beef ribs. Despite the limited space and seating area, the place consistently attracts crowds of regular customers and tourists, especially during the lunch hour, all craving the delicious Bakso on offer.
Bakso Mas Eko Maju
Jl. Wastukencana No.103, Bandung
10. Bakso Avon
A legendary and renowned Bakso spot, Bakso Avon, was established in 1992. To this day, it consistently serves delicious Bakso to satisfy your cravings. Their Chinese-style noodles are a must to complement the Bakso experience.
Jl. Buah Batu No.1B, Bandung