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Jl. Kapten Mulyadi | Pasar Gede, Solo, Indonesia
+62 271 654820
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Dining options: Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Delicious but....

I love timlo. This place serves the best timlo. The soup is delicious and you can choose what to put on your soup. And it is best to try the special (complete) one. However, the only concern is the location. It faces huge pile of garbage in front of it. From health area of concern, I would... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2015
Nur I
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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38 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The Timlo Sastro is the best Timlo in Solo. But we never eat at the main stall because there is a huge garbage disposal in front of the stall. We prefer to eat at the branch stall at dr.Wahidin street which clean and open until night.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I love timlo. This place serves the best timlo. The soup is delicious and you can choose what to put on your soup. And it is best to try the special (complete) one. However, the only concern is the location. It faces huge pile of garbage in front of it. From health area of concern, I would recommend to have... More 

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Karawaci, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

The broth of chicken soup was delicious, with the fried sosis solo. But you'd prepared yourself for the environment, nearby the local market, so the smell was not fresh.

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Semarang, Indonesia
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227 reviews 227 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This time, I would like to share my experience dining at Timlo Sastro this afternoon. FYI, I had visited Solo frequently since the past 15 years and heard about the famous Timlo Solo long time ago but never had any chance to try it until this afternoon. This time, both of me and my wife were determined to visit the... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I went to Solo in August 2014. I heard about this Timlo from my friend who lives in Solo. It was very easy to find Timlo Sastro at Pasar Gede. I tried a bowl of Timlo with half portion of steam rice. The chicken broth is very tasty. You can mix the timlo with egg, local sausage, or chicken liver.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Actually Im not a big fan of timlo. My mother, who is a good chef, even cant change my mind. But timlo sastro, the famous one, can made mw change my mind. Its light, as Solo's common traditional food, but the contains of the food are well served. I went to the branch in Juanda street, not in ps. Gede,... More 

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Serpong, Indonesia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I come here with my family in May 2013. This is not my first time, I have come here several times every time I visit this city. This is one of my favorite food in town. It is famous with their "Timlo" or Solo Sausage - authentic food from Solo City. It is a soup topped with Solo Sausage, Boiled... More 

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

It's a soup : "pindang" egg, solo sousage (this is not the real sousage), so tasty. You can hear the local band singing, if u want to hear the old song (Bengawan solo etc.) make a request, they will sing to you. but little bit smelly 😄if you eat at that place. I think you may try....you will find something... More 

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13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Honestly speaking, i agree that the timlo is top notch, but aside from it, there's no other positive impression about timlo sastro. It's located right in front of garbage disposal (i guess there's no need for me to explain the "wonderful" smell) and full of flies. The other branch offers nicer place and way cleaner.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Timlo is an authentic food from the city. It is a kind of chicken soup with clear broth and local 'sausage'. The price is ridiculously cheap for such a tasty food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jl. Kapten Mulyadi | Pasar Gede, Solo, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Central Java  >  Solo
  • Phone Number: +62 271 654820

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indonesian

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