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Restaurant Garuda

Indonesian
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Jl. Gajah Mada no. 8, Medan, Indonesia
+62 (061) 4520706
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 24
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The best Minang/ Padang's Culinary

They have so many menus to offer but their Rendang & Dendeng Balado are the best. You can even ask for delivery order.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
Linda S
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Medan, Indonesia
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
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101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Indonesian first
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English first
Medan, Indonesia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

They have so many menus to offer but their Rendang & Dendeng Balado are the best. You can even ask for delivery order.

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Kuala Lumpur
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Garuda is well known in Medan. It serves good and tasty Indonesian food. This is one restaurant that I never miss visiting whenever I am in Medan

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I have spent my childhood for 15 years in Medan.my father used to take my for lunch here at least two three times in a year.in year 2000 i came back for holiday in Medan had dinner here..food still great just like past years in 80'. Time went by.This year with my hubby n our 3 kids we booked the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

the food was mouth watering. variety available too. service is good. price is okay. very near hotel. very good ambience.

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Garda Restaurant is supposedly a legendary Padang-Melayu food restaurant, but I didn't find anything extraordinary there. Overall, the food is good, but no specific distinction with other reputable yet cheaper chains like Sederhana. Even gulai kepala kakap, their signature dish, just taste OK.

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Medan, Indonesia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Best taste for masakan padang in medan. If you're looking for the Indonesia traditional taste this would be the best restaurant in medan. The price is high tough, but if you have small budget, easy, buy the food to take away... You can mix the food you want, and its cheap.. Enjoy...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We arrived in Medan expecting some great Padang food at Garuda but were disappointed with the food. Moreover, the price was very high. There was a playground for children so that was a nice touch.

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Medan, Indonesia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Minang-Melayu cooking, a blend of two most delicious cooking style in sumatra (in my opinion) perfectly personafied in the hands of the cooks in Garuda Restaurant, though the restaurant exist outside Medan, it's a must eat right here where it all begin on every traveller's visiting Medan agenda.

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Medan, Indonesia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Taste is okay, sometimes the food served is cold but we can always ask them to heat it. Used to be the best padang food.

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denpasar
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

If you like tasty Padang Food, go in this restaurant. Price quite high but quality on the plate for you to tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jl. Gajah Mada no. 8, Medan, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 (061) 4520706

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indonesian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

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