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“Tasty bolu” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bolu Meranti

Bolu Meranti
Jl. Kruing No. 2K, Medan, Indonesia
(061)4538217
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Ranked #4 of 216 Restaurants in Medan
Cuisines: Bakery
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Singapore, null, Singapore
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“Tasty bolu”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Meranti never failed me. They make the nicest bolu, moist, not too oily, not too sweet. Love the cheese one, the blueberry is also nice.

Visited June 2013
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  • English first
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English first
Jakarta, Indonesia
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Must Try: local food (cake) at Medan”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is a store who sell a few of local food (cake) at Medan, price is mid-up but the taste issss.. hmmmm can't describe by words, you have to try!

If you come late and the cake is out of stock you can pre order to the waiters and then pick up in next day, pay later/on the next day.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Bali
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Average”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My expectation was very big with this product - however, it was not as great as people say. The price of this cake was worthed, it was not overrated hence the size is also big enough to eat for many people.

Visited April 2014
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Medan, Indonesia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Fingerlicking good!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Most of Medan people who are too used to the taste of Meranti rolls will just say that this is O.K. But for me, the taste of the rolls is keep getting better. I remember buying the rolls several years ago and compare the rolls in the present, and I realize, in my opinion, the filling of the rolls is getting much more than that years ago.

This pastry is a must-try for Medan visitor, and of course a good gift to be brought back home. One of the most well-known, an I think the most delicious filling is the chocolate-cheese feeling.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Jakarta
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Authentic cake from Medan”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The authentic cake from medan branded as Meranti. You can asked the Taxi driver to take you there. For me, the best variant they sell here is the "Bolu Meranti Keju"!

Visited April 2014
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