We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tempo Doeloe

Jl. Raya Juanda Waru, Surabaya, Indonesia
031-868 8000
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #6 of 745 restaurants in Surabaya
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Indonesian
Good for: Local cuisine
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Write a Review

28 reviews from our community

96% Recommend
    10
    17
    1
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Indonesian first
  • Any
English first
Jakarta, Indonesia
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surabaya
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore, Singapore
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surabaya, Indonesia
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surabaya, Indonesia
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013 via mobile

TD is a definite must visit when travelling to or from the airport. Good food and service. Try the kambing oven or gurame.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012 via mobile

I always love to eat here since years ago, i then spent 6 years in Melbourne and hey, this restaurant stay the same. It's like they dont care about innovation, trends and uniqueness. Well they need to start working on it. Look for the best branding designer and ask their opinion on how to elevate their brand. The place was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
jkt
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

very popular to the customer, the location was superb before the airport, the food needed improvement especially the baked fish (ikan bakar), the bakery served very good old-style bread (worth to bring home in Jakarta) ...

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012 via mobile

PROS Food is so so nice and delicious Price is good Location just minutes from Airport on the way to Town Ample parking space Ambience is nice and traditional CONS Easily fully booked When full service became slow Drinks served late

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Tempo Doeloe also viewed

 
Surabaya, East Java
Surabaya, East Java
 

Been to Tempo Doeloe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Tempo Doeloe, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing