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Lae Lae

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Datu Musseng 8, Makassar, Indonesia
+62 0411 334326
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Dinner with a crowd

This is a very popular, affordable grilled seafood joint (ikan baker). Like most of these restaurants, you order your seafood from a large tray when you enter the restaurant and they grill it for you and bring it to your table. The place is pretty disorganized, and the service is not very good... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is a very popular, affordable grilled seafood joint (ikan baker). Like most of these restaurants, you order your seafood from a large tray when you enter the restaurant and they grill it for you and bring it to your table. The place is pretty disorganized, and the service is not very good. Seating is at very long tables, and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Like any other seafood place in the city, you chose what you eat from the coolboxes. Fresh, simple, local people seems to like this place, nothing extraordinary, taste and price are decent, you can use this place as the safe choice

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The food is fresh, but not many types of fish choice. Grilled fish tasted plain, sauce not spicy enough.

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Goulburn and Surrounds, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I've been here three times & the food is fresh & delicious. Most of the diners are locals & their families. Excellent food, a true

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Saltillo, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Is a very simple place...but i think is one of the best places to eat sea food in Makassar, you will find shrimp, fish, octupus, calamari....everything fresh, prices cheap for the queality and great taste....one of my favorites in Makassar

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Makassar, Indonesia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

For me,i do not like what they serve,you can find many sea food restaurant around the street,not spicy and not a friendly place

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Spokane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This week I made two trips to Lae Lae. This is a popular local eatery which one goes to for the fresh grilled fish, not for atmosphere. You start out by picking out your fish from the cooler. Then make your way to one of the tables (most are quite large). I ordered rice and kankung (swamp spinach). The waiter... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The fish was not so spicy, and not so cheap. But they offer a various kind of fish, and fresh! Nice to try when visit Makassar

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I was expecting something special about this place. But the food here is just decent. You can find seafood like this in any other place.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

the hotel we stayed is beside this restaurant, they said this is pretty famous in makassar so we tried & it really is! The seafood is fresh, so it is tasty but cheap. Will come again when i came to makassar again

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Address: Datu Musseng 8, Makassar, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 0411 334326
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sulawesi  >  South Sulawesi  >  Makassar
Cuisine: Asian, Indonesian

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  • Address: Datu Musseng 8, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sulawesi  >  South Sulawesi  >  Makassar
  • Phone Number: +62 0411 334326

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Indonesian

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