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Jalan Ahmad Yani, Bukittinggi, Indonesia
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6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 15
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good Food in Good Location

This restaurant is located at the main entry road from Padang to Bukittingi not far from famous "Jam Gadang". The variety of foods are just like in other Padang food, and its famous dish is Beef Rendang. Usually it is open until late night.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2015
Darnel-HDI
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is delicious but a little expensive compared to other restaurant which we visited and had lunch/dinner.

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Thank Shah N
Bangkok, Thailand
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

According to CNN, Rendang Padang is the best food in the world. I agree with such an assessment, although I am not a person from Padang or West Sumatra. Since I was a child, I always found that the Rendang Padang is the best food for my tongue. However, among this kind delicious food, the Rendang Padang provided by the... More 

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Thank Wishanggoro
Jakarta, Indonesia
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557 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 305 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

This restaurant is located at the main entry road from Padang to Bukittingi not far from famous "Jam Gadang". The variety of foods are just like in other Padang food, and its famous dish is Beef Rendang. Usually it is open until late night.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

This is the original Simpang Raya which has started a chain of parang resturants in Jakarta. It's a good expereince but unfortunately all the waiters were smoking while serving and other customers who smoke had little regard for children and were blowing their second hand smoke in our direction... But this is common in Indonesia. Probably better to sit upstairs... More 

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Thank Will F
Jakarta, Indonesia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

The Restaurant located directly in front of Jam Gadang, the first impression is old and rusty but it has quite clean table and tableware. Choose the 2nd Floor for your best eating experience since you can see Jam Gadang very clearly and crowd surrounding. If you know what you want to it, you can order directly but you can have... More 

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Thank Ace A
Bangalore
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Well the waiter will come to table and place all the food they have in the kitchen. you selected what food you like to eat and then at the end they take back if you have not touched to serve back again after re heating to another customer. Well that the different food culture. But every dish is very homemade... More 

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Thank sumantakundu
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

maybe it is not the best but the food is delicious and affordable. you can find 4-5 branches of this restaurant in bukittinggi and they serve food quite fast

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SEMINYAK, DENPASAR
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Well.. It was good food .. but not as good as i remembered many year ago when I visited bukitinggi .. but the curry sause is killing ..

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Thank EDEN_BALI
Padang, Indonesia
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Good restoran with local menu ... very delicious ... many variation menu to choice ... good location in town with the good view ...

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Thank Alan_rimba
The Hague, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

We went there and led to our table, and within few minutes the table was full of different kinds of typical Padang foods. Its rendang was really delicious, and also its "dendeng blado", although they were a little bit hot for western taste, we enjoyed it. The price was very cheap, but the restaurant it self was a bit dirty.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jalan Ahmad Yani, Bukittinggi, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  West Sumatra  >  Bukittinggi

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm

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