Looking for a restaurant that would keep every member of your family happy? Here is our top pick of restaurants in Jakarta that not only serve great food but also have a family-friendly atmosphere for your little ones.
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The famous hot pot restaurant from China, Haidilao is one of the best places for hot pot, thanks to its great service. Free snacks while waiting outside for your table and they have set up a playroom for children to play in too.
*Multiple outlets: Gandaria City, Mall Taman Anggrek, Grand Indonesia, PIK Avenue, Mall of Indonesia
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SIKU is a restaurant located in the Dharmawangsa area. When you enter the lobby, you will be greeted with a children’s play area such as an outdoor area with a picnic-style seating area and a trampoline. Every corner of the room is also homey.
Jl. Darmawangsa X No. 120A, Darmawangsa, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta Selatan
Phone: +622122776376, +628117220120
Twin House Cipete
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You have to go through the alley first to get to Twin House Cipete. Who would have thought, as a whole Twin House has an outdoor area with a large yard? So do not be surprised if visitors who bring children prefer the outdoor area. The large garden area is suitable for children to play.
Jl. Cipete Raya No. 4B, Fatmawati, Jakarta Selatan
Hutan Kota by Plataran
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Hutan Kota by Plataran is a family-friendly complex restaurant that sets amidst wonderful, lush greenery in the middle of the city. Little ones can enjoy fun activities at Hutan Kota by Plataran, such as feeding birds and fish. Let them enjoy nature and get the benefit of the fresh and invigorating air as they enjoy the blissful vast garden.
Komplek Gelora Bung Karno, Hutan Kota Plataran
Jl. Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 54 – 55, Sudirman, Jakarta Pusat
Phone: +6281294409022, 6281294409007
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As a part of Bounce Street Asia indoor trampoline park in the Kelapa Gading area, you just can sit back and relax at this café on the mezzanine floor that gives you a panoramic view of the park and all your fellow bouncers. Whether waiting for your loved ones or just resting your feet after bouncing.
Jl. Kumala Artha Gading Blok D No. 8, Kelapa Gading, Jakarta Utara
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Located in the lobby area of Lippo Mall Puri Jakarta, Sushi Kaiyo offers an immersive all-day dining destination, comprising a street-facing retail area, Izakaya-style sushi bar, three VIP rooms, and an interactive children’s play area.
St Moritz Mall (Lippo Mall Puri), Lantai Ground
Jl. Puri Indah Boulevard Blok U1, Puri, Jakarta Barat
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You can enjoy Indonesian cuisine in a cozy place, where you can hear the wind and water drizzling. Overall it’s a nice place to have meals with kids. It has a man-made lake and a nice playground as well. Kids can also play with rabbits and feed the fish by the lake.
*Multiple outlets: Bintaro, Ancol, Puri, Bogor, Cikarang, Depok, Bekasi
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HaloNiko Mini is a cafe in the Pasar Minggu area that is suitable for visiting with children. It has a large area and is equipped with an outdoor area and swimming pool. This large area makes people often hold events such as social gatherings like birthday parties to other official events.
Jl. Pejaten Barat No. 16 (Dalam Area Griya Patria), Pasar Minggu, Jakarta Selatan
Phone: +62 877 86999357
Genki Sushi is not just your ordinary sushi restaurant. The way they serve their food will excite not just kids, but also adults. Guaranteed! There’s minimum interaction with the servers as you order food through the iPad put on your table, and within minutes after ordering, your food will be automatically delivered to your table by a little train sustained by a magnetic rail. It will definitely get your kids gawking with awe and probably ordering a little bit too much than you guys can handle.
*Multiple outlets: Pacific Place, Plaza Indonesia, Plaza Senayan, Senayan City, Grand Indonesia, Central Park, Pondok Indah Mall, Mall Kelapa Gading, Sunter Mall
The Playground Jakarta
The Playground is an outdoor, Western-style playground in a quiet suburban setting. Run by a couple of Indonesian mothers with their Canadian partners, Playground has a spacious grass area and abundant trees surrounding it. Facilities include 10 different play apparatus, an Interactive wet play area with small water slides and sprinklers, International grade rubber safety surfacing and shade cloth, a Bike/rollerblading path, Standard and kiddy height basketball hoops, and other activities. Suitable for parties but strictly limits playground occupancy to only 35 kids at a time.
The Playground also has a Cafe that offers an extensive range of adult and children’s food, coffee, freshly baked breads using butter (not shortening), and no MSG or palm oil is used, and provides a buffet for catering.
Jl. Kemang Dalam 3B # B6, Jakarta Selatan.
Phone: 021 – 719 6962
Home to the South American authentic “parillas” or barbequed meats cooked on top of real wood fire grills, El Asador has long been a favorite for families looking for quality grills with a warm ambiance. For parents, their Kids’ room is a perfect solution to enjoy an uninterrupted dinner while still having your loved ones within eyesight, and busy with TV, games, and various creative activities. Your kids will be safe and well-occupied for hours!
Kemang Point Building, GF
Jl. Kemang Raya No. 3 Jakarta 12730
Phone. +62 21 718 2206
If you want to check out aquatic birds while you eat, this is the only place to do it in Jakarta. Pingoo is a family restaurant with a penguin aquarium as their centerpiece, taken from the Taman Safari zoo as part of the Jakarta Aquarium, an indoor aquarium endorsed by Taman Safari Indonesia located next to the restaurant.
Neo Soho Mall, Jl. S. Parman, Grogol, West Jakarta
Phone: (021) 27893422
Any kids love pizza and pasta, no one’s going to disagree with that. In Pizza Express, we particularly love their Pizza-making option for kids that are available at any time, where kids can make their own pizza and eat them too. They can also arrange pizza-making parties for Rp. 75,000/kid with a minimum of 10 kids. How fun is that?
*Multiple outlets: Senayan City, Grand Indonesia, Central Park, Lippo Mall Puri, Kemang, Pondok Indah Mall, Kota Kasablanka, Lippo Mall Kemang, Lotte Shopping Avenue, Mall Kelapa Gading, PIK Avenue, Sunter Mall