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Blue Lotus Coffee House

Jl. Ahmad Yani 197, Semarang, Indonesia
+62 24 8413575+62 24 8413575
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Ranked #19 of 328 Restaurants in Semarang
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Café
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
Description: A Coffee House and a Western food restaurant in one place. The only real coffee house in Semarang. Serving in-house freshly roasted Indonesia coffee beans roasted by the owner himself. We have many single origins coffee beans and 10 different brewing methods to choose from. A good selections of Western foods at a reasonable price and our famous Japanese cheesecake is to die for. A Must Visit if you are in Semarang!
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Blue Lotus is the go to place in Semarang to begin the weekend if you are a coffee enthusiast! The barista's at Blue Lotus have taken coffee preparation to a superior level that is rarely seen in Western Countries. Only the best coffee beans from around the world are selected and brewed. Their is much passion and research gone into... More 

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Semarang, Indonesia
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This restaurant has been rated as high as No. 1 in the recent past. The owner must have a lot of friends! As a coffee shop, it's OK, but as a resto, the menu is limited and the taste not great. Stay away from the curry.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Blue Lotus Coffee House, is one of the micro-roaster in Semarang which serves many choice of Indonesian specialty coffee from Aceh to Papua. The coffee is freshly brewed to your choice of method, such as cold brewing, syphon, or by using an espresso machine. Their main courses are affordable and can really tickle your palate. The ribs served with red... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Food is good, especially the Nasi Goreng Bacon(!) :) staff is fast and friendly. When we were there there was some radio broadcasting going on which made the place really noizy. It is not very cheap.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

the pesto chicken menu is great. but i must pay for extra cheese.. and they didnt tell me for it.. hate it. have newspaper and wifi.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

cozy, relax resto you could relax not crowded but serve a very good coffee with many choice of best coffee from indonesia from gayo aceh till wamena papua coffee, dont forget to try apple pie with a cup of coffee and if you dont like coffee try the hazelnut cocoa

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This coffee shop could be one of the best shops in town. Warm and gloomy look. Calm and relaxing. But like all popular coffee shop in Indonesia, they always put same price with world most famous coffee shop franchise. I dont know whats the story behind it. And putting same price with Sbux, Blue Lotus still has not live the... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I could and have spent nearly all day in Blue Lotus. Peace and Quiet amongst the busy city. Food is delicious and very affordable. The staff are excellent and owner is very nice, offering us some samples of a strong roast on one occasion. I look forward to my next Semarang visit simply so I can come here. I would... More 

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Semarang, Indonesia
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We come here regularly for the great coffee and good food. Sat in the cafe now as I write this. It's late July and we are being entertained by a smooth jazz Christmas mixtape. Cute!

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Staff and owner very sympathic. Food is great and a large choice of different coffees. Japanese and indonesian food not too expensive

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chandraht, Manager at Blue Lotus Coffee House, responded to this review

Thank you gadjo92! I am glad you enjoy your experience with us at The Blue Lotus Coffee House. Your comments will motivate me to do even better in the future. Someone once said to me: "Service industry like coffeehouse/restaurant, it's not what you cook. It's why" Meeting new friends is Why I Love doing what I am doing at The... More 

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Additional Information about Blue Lotus Coffee House

Address: Jl. Ahmad Yani 197, Semarang, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 24 8413575+62 24 8413575
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Central Java  >  Semarang
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Café

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