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Pondok Tempo Doeloe

Asian, Indonesian
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Jl. Raya Juanda - Waru Sidoarjo, Surabaya, Indonesia
+62 31 868 8000
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Dining options: Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Good food,

Good indonesian foods, price is affordable, wheb lunch time, the place is super busy, a little bit not comfortable with the situation.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 20, 2015
Budi Utomo S W
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

Good indonesian foods, price is affordable, wheb lunch time, the place is super busy, a little bit not comfortable with the situation.

Thank Budi Utomo S W
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

If youre looking for indonesian food , maybe this one can be your alternative . They have a good taste , but lack of choice . They focus on chicken and fish only . Please add more menu and cleanlines need to improve

1 Thank Foodbucks
Jakarta, Indonesia
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

having lunch with colleague at this place was satisfied. Near with juanda airport, and easy access from surabaya, make this restaurant very strategis. Good price, good serve and services. Its good for you who wanna try a traditional food in Java.

1 Thank DanielSusilo
Jakarta, Indonesia
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85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Lots of choices in the restaurant. Fresh and delicious. Price are reasonable and the taste are terrific. Love it.

Thank Deasy2712
Jakarta, Indonesia
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

Authentic and must-try resto in Surabaya. The one which pretty crowded is the one near the airport. Most of the visitors are eating with colleagues or clients, I guess. I also saw some foreign people here. Recommended: Tahu Tek and Rujak Cingur (taste it for the 1st time here and decide that I don't like this kind of food, but... More 

1 Thank Cindyramitha
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141 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Awesome place to eat. If you like modern Indonesian food, this is the place to go. I recommend the Pesmol and Nasi Goreng Jawa.

Thank Michaelgunawan94
Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

I was first introduce to Tempo Doeloe in early 2012 my first visit to Surabaya. From there is a must to stop by Tempo Doeloe for my favorite deep fried Carp fish deep with their special sambal chilli. Is a must to try if you are visiting them for the first time. My next favorite is sambal kangkong vegetable. The... More 

1 Thank Lily1202
Surabaya, Indonesia
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95 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

For those going to and coming from airport, this is your best bet. Located not too far from Juanda airport, a mere 10 minutes drive. Ample parking space and plenty of tables too but on peak hours, it can be a hassle to fight for a table though. They have also special smoking-lounge too The food is good, as what... More 

2 Thank Kongco
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

You shouls try deep fried carp. Very crunchy and tasty and combine with traditional sambal ! 5 stars for it

Thank cevinangelo
Surabaya, Indonesia
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74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

the food are very good and tasteful. the prices are good and not to high. the place pretty cozy. the service is very good. in short a really good place to eat.

Thank James Timothy O

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jl. Raya Juanda - Waru Sidoarjo, Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  East Java  >  Surabaya
  • Phone Number: +62 31 868 8000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Asian, Indonesian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

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