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Tempo Doeloe

Jl. Raya Juanda Waru, Surabaya, Indonesia
031-868 8000
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Ranked #8 of 734 restaurants in Surabaya
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Indonesian
Good for: Local cuisine
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
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26 reviews from our community

96% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Indonesian first
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English first
Singapore, Singapore
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

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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

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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

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
210 helpful votes 210 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.

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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.

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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

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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) ...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 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

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

Many of indonesian original menus you can choose here. If you traveling to Surabaya, you must try the legendary of surabaya traditional menu, "rujak cingur" in this restaurant. I often bring my families from out of town here. Near Juanda International Airport.

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Vancouver, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

Their fish selection is great: Fried/Grilled/Pesmol/etc Guramee/Nila/etc. also their other items are equally nice e.g. Sayur Asam, Sate, Fried Tofu. Nice traditional decor too.

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