Indonesian food is popping up around the globe, and Chowhounds know exactly where to find it. Get advice on the best Indonesian spots near you and share your opinions on Indonesian cooking and recipes.

This Soul-Warming Indonesian Laksa Marries Curry Paste, Noodles & Tender Chicken

A humble bowl of chicken soup may or may not cure a case of the flu, but spooning a comforting bowl of soup swimming with noodles and tender hunks of chicken sure makes combatting any form of illness...

Bay Area Few Indonesian Restaurants

by Mul 2 years ago

Bay Area only has a few Indonesian restaurants, and it'll come down to only one left very soon. Berkeley's Jayakarta restaurant is closing this weekend, citing high cost of operation. Borobudur i...

Sigh... Ramayani Didn't Make It. Indonesian in LA?

by delanor 6 months ago

This was one of our favorite restaurants in LA, sorry to see that it doesn't seem to have outlasted the pandemic. Hope the lovely family that ran it is ok. We know and like Simpang Asia - is there ...

BABI KECAP... Indonesian pork from Milk Street

by erica 1 year ago

Has anyone tried this? I just bought the ingredients (well, forgot the ginger but can get it tomorrow). Have a few bottles of Kecap Manis, the Indonesian sweet soy sauce, that have been linger...

Kemiri nuts / Candlenuts boston?

by juineve 10 months ago

I see the last thread on them was around 2010 - and the place that sold them is now closed (Chinese Merch in Burlington) - I checked 99 Asia Mart in Malden, and Super 88 in Malden, and struck out i...

Singapore Laksa To Go @ Local Kitchen & Wine Merchant | Rincon Hill - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last month the pursuit of black-owned restaurants lead me to Local Kitchen and Wine Merchant to order take-out. Though it has been on the scene for more than ten years and popular for its wood-fire...

Satay Sate, Scarborough (Sheppard & Victoria Park) - Sadly, food at this new location is good but not as great as before

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 years ago

When they first opened up this Indonesian Street food place at their North York location a few years back. Their food, especially the Satays, Beef Randang and coconut rice were really good and enti...

Indonesian Food Bazaar - Sunday, April 3

by geckoFeet 5 years ago

Hey, everybody. Excellent news: Perhaps a little over-optimistically, the Indonesian Mosque people have decided that the weather is warm enough to start the food bazaars for the season. The firs...

Ramadan Recipes & Break Fast Traditions

by David_Watsky 2 years ago

Hi there, wondering if anyone who celebrates Ramadan would like to share recipes or traditions for the holiday and especially how and with what they like to break fast. Thank you!

Rijsttafel in Chicago

by modgirl69 10 years ago

Does anyone know of a restaurant serving rijsttafel in Chicago? I recently had it in Amsterdam and it was delicious.

Indonesian Food Recipes (Need your comment and suggestion)

by enzhndyn 3 years ago

Hello, I have an assignment to translate some recipes from Indonesian into English. Could you please help me to review the recipe below? Please give me your comment and suggestion about the recipe....

Indonesian Food Recipes (Need your comment and suggestion)

by enzhndyn 3 years ago

Hello everyone, this is another Indonesian food recipes that I have translated from Bahasa Indonesia to English. Please give me your comment and suggestion about the recipes below. You can give me ...

Rice Table

by ScoobieSnack 3 years ago

Hello- Myself and 3 friends are heading to Amsterdam in Mid April. We would really like to have a nice Indonesian Rice table while there. What are some spots that people recommend ?

" Satay Sate " - Indonesian Street Food, 5025 Yonge St., North York

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 years ago

What a find! What a pleasant surprise! What a gem!! The Indonesian food at this smallish place was sooo good, it took me totally by surprise! Run by a couple of Indonesian chefs and a Filipi...

Indonesian Food Festival today 10/7 in Pinole

by chowdad67 4 years ago

Today Sat Oct 7 Lots of classic Indonesian food sold by church members for fundraising for hurricane and mission. Held at church grounds of IFGF Pinole (just google it). Should be excellent. I am I...

Where can I buy kecap manis (Indonesian sweetened soy sauce)?

by cyssf 4 years ago

Wanted to try the NY Times Singaporean braised duck and amazingly enough New May Wah did not have any kecap manis. I ended up making my own which was not too difficult but was wondering if any Cho...

Good East Asian recipes done in a pressure cooker?

by ninrn 4 years ago

I know there are lots of South Asian recipes that call for or can be adapted to a pressure cooker. Are there any good East Asian recipes that work with a pressure cooker? I'm hankering for that gen...

In Search of Otak otak

by Dave Feldman 6 years ago

Are there any Malaysian, Singaporean, or Indonesian restaurants that feature this fish cake? This subject came up about five years ago, but don't remember any sightings in Manhattan or the Outer B...

Satay Sate - Indonesian Street food

by Teep 4 years ago

Went to this place near North York Centre. It has casual seating with counters and bar stools, and the food is served in takeout containers. The menu is really limited. My friend who grew up in ...

Making Rendang - looking for a few ingredients

by JNewman 5 years ago

I'm hoping to make Rendang for the first time this weekend. In looking through a few recipes online, I believe I should try to include Kaffir Lime Leaves and Galagnal. Does anyone know where to...