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The Best Middle Eastern Restaurants in Jakarta

The Best Middle Eastern Restaurants in Jakarta

Middle Eastern cuisine is rapidly gaining popularity among locals in Jakarta, offering a delightful explosion of flavours. With its rich array of spices, herbs, and aromatic ingredients, Middle Eastern dishes have become a favoruite dining choice for many. Middle Eastern fare has become a culinary sensation, winning over hearts and taste buds across the city. So, here are the best Middle Eastern Restaurants in Jakarta.

The Best Middle Eastern Restaurants in Jakarta

Abunawas Restaurant

abunawas restaurant
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Abunawas Restaurant offers a delightful blend of traditional Middle Eastern fare and Mediterranean cuisine, creating a culinary experience that is both authentic and comforting. Nestled in light-filled quarters adorned with plush seating and carpets, Abunawas provides a welcoming ambiance where guests can savour the flavours of the region in a relaxed setting.

Jl. Matraman No.15, Jakarta Timur 
Phone: +62218583914⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣

Jl. Kemang Utara No.15, Jakarta Selatan 
Phone: +622171794691⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣


Al Jazeerah Lounge

Al Jazeerah Restaurant Jakarta
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Al Jazeerah Lounge offers a delightful fusion of Middle Eastern cuisine, specifically focusing on mandhi rice and biryani rice, both prepared with premium basmati rice. With its authentic recipes and commitment to quality ingredients, it's no wonder it has become a pioneering Arabic food restaurant in Jakarta since its founding in 2006.

Jl. Raden Saleh Raya No.62, Cikini, Jakarta 10330
Phone: (+6221) 3914444, +6281292929944

Al Nafoura Lebanese Restaurant

al nafoura restaurant
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Savour a melting pot of Middle Eastern cuisine prepared with rich, Lebanese flavours followed by a relaxing shisha at Al Nafoura Lebanese Restaurant. The menu is a symphony of traditional Lebanese dishes, prepared with a contemporary twist, ensuring that every bite takes you on a delectable journey through Lebanon's culinary heritage. Enjoy dining in the warm, colourful ambiance with authentic music. 

Le Meridien Jakarta
Jalan Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 18-20
Cental Jakarta, DKI Jakarta Indonesia 10220
Phone: +62212513131

Hadramout Arabic Restaurant

hadramout resto
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Hadramout Arabic Restaurant invites diners to indulge in a delectable array of Middle Eastern cuisine, offering everything from flavourful dips to succulent kebabs, all served in a humble and inviting atmosphere.

Jl. Tambak No.16A 1, Pegangsaan, Jakarta 10320
Phone: +6221-3928148, +6221- 31934286, +62815 8022 222


larazeta resto
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Larazeta is proud to present famous dishes from various countries such as Yemen, Lebanon, Egypt, Syria, Morocco, Turkey and several Indonesian dishes with a touch of Middle Eastern flavours. Larazeta offers more than 50 varied menu options. Larazeta also sells unique gallery products originating from various Middle Eastern countries such as Morocco, Arabia, Egypt and Turkey.

Jl. Tebet Barat Dalam Raya No.17
Phone: +6221-8295553, +628119723332

Lebanon Restaurant

lebanon restaurant
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Lebanon Restaurant offers a delightful fusion of Middle Eastern flavours, bringing together the rich culinary traditions of Lebanon, Arabic, and Indian cuisines, along with the beloved classics of Italian and Western fare. Lebanon Restaurant aims to satisfy your cravings with its diverse menu offerings.

Jl. Wijaya I No. 67, Petogogan, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta Selatan
Phone: +6221 2709 7883, +62821 2884 8889, +62812 8328 8807

Shisha Cafe

Shisha Cafe Jakarta
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The sublime lighting and authentic oriental interior decoration sweep you as enter the establishment. Satiate your palate with an exotic Middle Eastern menu of delicious food with a range of mouth-watering appetizers, main courses and yummy desserts at affordable prices. Once you recline, relax and unwind, you can soothe yourself with the high-quality of the shisha collections.

Jl. Kemang Raya No.10, Jakarta 12730
Phone: +6221 7193587

Artotel Suites Mangkuluhur
Jl. Gatot Subroto Kav. 2 - 3, Gatot Subroto, Jakarta Selatan
Phone: +6221 52892433

Cilandak Town Square, Lantai Ground
Jl. TB Simatupang, Cilandak, Jakarta Selatan
Phone: +6285781932955


Turkuaz – Authentic Turkish and Ottoman Cuisine

Turkuaz Jakarta
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Turkuaz – Authentic Turkish and Ottoman Cuisine continues to charm foodies, socialites, and celebrities in the buzzing capital city of Jakarta. Nestled amongst the rows of chic shops and legendary restaurants along with a leafy boulevard on Gunawarman Street, South Jakarta, Turkuaz – Authentic Turkish and Ottoman Cuisine is helmed and co-founded by award-winning celebrity Chef Sezai Zorlu of Iron Chef Indonesia fame.

Jalan Gunawarman No. 32, Jakarta Selatan
Phone: +62 21 7279 5846, +62 21 7279 5853, +62 859 2105 9068

Warung Turki - Shisha Lounge

warung turki
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Tucked away in a quiet corner within the popular Kemang enclave in South Jakarta sits Warung Turki – Shisha Lounge, an oasis of Mediterranean Turkey like no other. Occupying a slim, three-storey building just off the perennially busy Kemang Raya thoroughfare, Warung Turki – Shisha Lounge has been delighting countless patrons’ palate and captured their imagination since 2015, when celebrity Chef Sezai Zorlu decided to expand his operation following the wild success of his first restaurant, Turkuaz – Authentic Turkish and Ottoman Cuisine in Jalan Gunawarman.

Jl. Kemang Raya No. 18A, Jakarta 12720
Phone: +62 21 290 55 898, +62 21 290 55 899, +62 819 0558 0238