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2e Sweelinckstraat 115, 2517 GW The Hague, The Netherlands
+31 70 364 9887
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Ranked #53 of 824 Restaurants in The Hague
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $18
Cuisines: Asian, Indonesian, Asian fusion
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Description: Didong is in the heart of the Statenkwartier. The interior is elegantly modern with not a hint towards Indonesia, not the Wajang doll. We have two possibllities in the restaurant a la carte or our daily specials and of course also take away.
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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56 reviews 56 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The Hague is (outside of Indonesia) the city for Indonesian cuisine. And Didong is the best of this genre it has to offer. Suggestion: 'Babi Pangang'.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

We walked half hour from our hotel all the way there only to find on vacation. As is similar restaurant near by. Looked nice.

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49 reviews 49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

In a neighborhood and not in a touristy area. Pleasant seating inside or outside. Wide range of Indonesian specialties, The Nasi Rames assortment main plate is big enough for two with 1-2 starters. Can't see how only 2 people could work through the rijsttafel. Cordial service. Nice blend of spices but not hot or over the top. A fine representation... More

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Minnetonka, Minnesota, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Our driver said this was the best in town. Oh my, what an understatement! We started with the chicken spring rolls. They're small so get one for everyone at the table. For our main course, got a bunch of items to share. Pork satays, beef with spicy coconut sauce, spicy fried rice and veggies in peanut sauce. All amazing! The... More

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Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

Our hits at our hotel recommend Didong, as a non touristy Indonesian restaurant,with a great chef and great food. She was right. We had ten rijstafel and it was excellent. Fantastic original tastes lovely service. All round great night out. Highly recommended.

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Orense, Galicia, Spain
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26 reviews 26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Didong is a small and cozy restaurant a bit far from the city center, but it's worth the trip. The service is really nice and the food comes quickly. I've had their vegetarian rijsttafel twice and it is a fantastic choice. The combination of different flavors, textures and levels of spicing is outstanding, and it makes for a very fun... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This restaurant is highly recommended by our local friends. The food was wonderful, nicely presented and the service was good. Don't forget to feed the meter for parking.

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Warsaw, Poland
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant was a real find. The rijstaffel was extremely good with a nice variety of dishes and an excellent beef rendang. The food was also freshly cooked, which is not always the case with a rijstaffel. The staff were friendly and provided a high standard of service and most of the customers were locals, which speaks for itself. I... More

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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59 reviews 59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Very nice indonesian restaurant. The food is fresh and well presented. Welcoming atmosphere . The service is efficient and very friendly. The restaurant is located in a residential area and it is worth a detour for having a nice dinner. It is the best indonesian food that I have tasted so far in den haag. There are still few places... More

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Twin Cities, Minnesota
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

In Den Haag one must eat Indonesian food, reflecting the huge emigrant population's spicing up of Dutch fare offerings. Didong is delightful, with a modern take on some classic SE Asian dishes.

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