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Boncafe Restaurant

Jl. Manyar Kertoarjo 8 no. 3, Surabaya, Indonesia
+62 31 5940383
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Ranked #15 of 824 Restaurants in Surabaya
Cuisines: European, Grill, Soups, Sandwiches
Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • Indonesian first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We are european so we didn't find this food particular. The inside is clean and large, the service good, their english not as well. They have a boutique shop inside.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

It is not the universal standard steak. But you cant find it anywhere in the world! You have not been to Surabaya if you have not had this steak. I myself a regular visitor of this steak house. They also offer many varieties in their menus. But I never change my selection : breast chicken steak no skin

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Perth, Western Australia
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133 reviews 133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

"Great" sums it up :) I'll be back on my next trip to Surabaya for sure. Simple, well cooked steak - tender and straight forward. Ahh!

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

They have one if the tastiest steaks in Surabaya. Our friends from states also agree with that, only that, our suggestion for you that love to taste your steak, dont use sauce too much, or dont use it at all, then you can taste how well they cook your steak. But if you want to taste how we, asian -... More 

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Jakarta
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is one of the place to go for a family dinner. If you're going for a romantic date, there are many new cafes now opened more romantic than this one. Food is very stable and maintaining their good quality. Price wise it is pricy for Surabaya. Portion is medium to small. We ordered the steak which was good. The... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place serves great combination between traditional steak and nice set up. If you gon on romantic occasion, please go to Boncafe Restaurant in Manyar & better you go on 7 - 8 pm. They serve you well with nice interior. The tenderloin was nice and tender. Choose rare - medium cooked if you like. Great job!

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Surabaya
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My friend from Jakarta said this is the best steak in Surabaya... The delicious steak with unique Indonesian taste. But the price is not cheap and no discount from credit cards.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

it is a religion to have steak here , especially when you are from surabaya. super like the food here, but average ambiance.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

This is the most long lasting cafe known for its steak in Surabaya. I knew this restaurant for more than 30 years. Their steak is unique and is local translation of Italian steak. So if you visit Surabaya, make sure you visit and try Boncafe. I usually open with Asparagus Cream Soup. Together with soft roll, it is so yummy.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Western food tweaked to the liking of the locals. Nevertheless, very tasty, affordable dishes served in a pleasant ambience.

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Address: Jl. Manyar Kertoarjo 8 no. 3, Surabaya, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 31 5940383
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  East Java  >  Surabaya
Cuisine: European, Grill, Soups, Sandwiches

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