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Makanan Indonesia

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4-59 Hardgrave Road, West End, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
07 3846 2111
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Yum!

This is one of those meals you want more of, it's simply yum. I thought I had enough then I wanted more and more and a little more, OMG. it was hard to let go.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
shehubada
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is one of those meals you want more of, it's simply yum. I thought I had enough then I wanted more and more and a little more, OMG. it was hard to let go.

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My husband had been keen to try this restaurant after reading many positive views. Unfortunately our experience was not as wonderful as we'd hoped. Whilst the yellow fish curry was a standout, the other dishes were surprisingly flavourless and not overly fresh. Even the laksa was quite bland, despite the addition of various condiments. Over the course of the meal,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Craving Indonesian food a few weeks ago. The item I was after not on the menu and I asked if they ever made it. The owner whipped some up for me on the spot! Delicious! Will return. Also good choices for vegan in the family.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I was craving for Indonesian food and decided to go here to try their $10 lunch special. My Taiwanese and Japanese friends want to join me as well so I took them there. We ordered fried chicken and I almost worried that they can't handle the spice, but apparently there's nothing to worry about, the dish came with chili on... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I took along my dutch Mum and Dad who were born and grew up in Indonesia, they loved it and want to dine here again. We also took along some friends who have never even tried Thai let alone Indonesian ... they also want to return. The live singing/keyboarding was so good that (as I had my back to this... More 

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I went to this place last night 4/10 for a friends birthday dinner. Not a liker of spicy/ hot food I was very nervous but I can say with my hand on heart the food was EXCELLENT in every way. It was so good we are celebrating our wedding anniversary there tomorrow night!

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Friend and I had gado gado. Good size serve with lots of ingredients, could taste cucumber, tofu, bean sprouts, lontong all smothered by a delicious layer of peanut sauce. Friendly staff, obviously family run

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Perth
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Having lived in, and travelled extensively throughout, Indonesia I have developed a real taste for Indonesian food. It's a real treat to find a place with all my favourites - rendang, bakso, cap cai... Even their tea is teh sorso, and Indonesian brand so it tastes just like I'm having a meal in my local warung. On too of the... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

various members of the family have dined here for around 8 years now and the food has always been consistant and outstanding. The setting is very authentic a small shop like area to dine with seating outside on the pavement in a quiet suburb of Brisbane. We had tofu pad thai, mixed noodles, rice, a veg coconut curry, prawn rendang,... More 

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Solothurn, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Having a friend married to an Indonesian, we go there about 3-4 times a year. It's just a tiny place, so don't wonder if you end up on the footpath, but this is common on busy Hardgrave Road anyway. If you come with an open mind (me as a non-Indonesian) you will be surprised by the different flavors on offer.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4-59 Hardgrave Road, West End, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: 07 3846 2111

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Indonesian

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