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Cali Deli

Sandwiches, Vietnamese
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Jl Surabaya 2, Jakarta, Indonesia
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Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cali Deli a hidden gem offering Western style sandwiches

We found this by accident..... They have wonderful sandwiches on the most delicious French bread I have found in Jakarta. Wide variety of choices, mostly geared to Indonesian taste but try the smoked turkey. Fillings are mostly veggies and salad with only a hint of meat, but the bread more than... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
David S
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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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English first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Best Bahn Mi (lemongrass is awesome), but the bread is so fresh (believe it's made on site) that you can't go wrong with any sandwich. There's always a fan blowing mist around the outside which makes it a comfortable shaded outdoor eating area any time of day. Good choice of drinks and excellent Vietnamese iced coffee as well. One of... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Always love to stop over this place while traffic jam around. Lemon grass sandwich is always on my list ... Cozy place for chit-chat

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We found this by accident..... They have wonderful sandwiches on the most delicious French bread I have found in Jakarta. Wide variety of choices, mostly geared to Indonesian taste but try the smoked turkey. Fillings are mostly veggies and salad with only a hint of meat, but the bread more than makes up for it. Their chicken mushroom soup is... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

There are a few branches of Cali Deli around town. But this is the best outlet considering its homey setting. When eating there, you will have a chance to meet the owner of this restaurant who has a strong tie with Vietnam. A highly recommended for BanhMi (Vietnamese baquette sandwich) in town.

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jakarta
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57 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

well, basically because I have no idea where I could get Vietnamese sandwich aside from Cali Deli in Jakarta. But I love their sandwich, it's so good. I am a sucker for sandwich, I love how western taste could be good together with eastern spices. Very delicious. The venue in Menteng is the best one amongst other Cali Deli joints.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

If you like Vietnamese sandwich. This is the place to go. The closest to the original bahn mi. You won't be disappointed They also serve coffee. The place is petit but charming and cozy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is the best sandwich that I have had yet in Indonesia. Fresh, crisp French bread, fresh veggies, well seasoned chicken and a bold but not overpowering sauce. Would definitely return!

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is first time i came. In the first time i feel cozy and homy place, friendly staff but this resto only serve pasta and sandwich.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Cali deli offers a variety of Vietnamese sandwich, a fusion version of French bread with veggies and grilled meats. The grilled chicken lemongrass sandwich is a classics favorite.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I was so exiting to introduce to my friends about this restaurant. They have good service, great place especially at Residences 8 Senopati. It was a quiet place.

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Address: Jl Surabaya 2, Jakarta, Indonesia
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta
Cuisine: Sandwiches, Vietnamese

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Jl Surabaya 2, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Vietnamese

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