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Undaan, Surabaya, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This is the third time i go here.. this place never let me down.. i am not a soto fans. But here i always ended with two portions of soto hahaha... really delicious with constant tastes..

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Thank Bernard Budi S
Sydney, Australia
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Authentic taste. Reminded me of my favorite soto when I was young. Food come out very quick, less than 5 minutes after we ordered. I definitely will come back again

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Thank Helen L
Indonesia
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

From rags to richest, this soto cak To is considered success story from just a hawker on street of Undaan Wetan to reside in a place. Must try this as the only menu is soto a yam could be served with rice or lontong.

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Thank ksw-notes
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

My aunts told me that my old favourite Soto Ayam Ambengan was not as good as it used to be. They redirected me to this place and I was a bit skeptical about it at first. Because even though it's located in an alley, the place looked so neat and big and commercial. In short, not very traditional the way... More 

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Thank Yo3l
Jakarta, Indonesia
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

don't expect a good atmosphere, nor nice seat, nor good scenery, nor dress code expect to have a nice soto taste, chicken soup + glass noodle + shredded chicken + steam rice for sure, one of the best in town who love to have a street food / hawker type, you have to give it a try, no regret

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1 Thank Bambang W
Surabaya
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146 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Used to eat here as a kid. Great Soto or Yellow Soup. The old Cak To was better when they were on the streets. A little dissapointed now.

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Thank Michaelgunawan94
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

For those of you who come and visit to Surabaya should try this soto ayam cak To!! The price is not like they put it in this review ($$$$), its only $!! Ohh remember, they only open until 2pm, other wise you come again the next day.

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Thank Loekito S
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

one of the best soto ayam in town, tasty and quite thick soto broth, i was surprised by the price when I loved it how they generously gave the chicken and other stuffs in my bowl. it was a pleasant visit not too crowded, and fast service.

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Thank ddedek
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

If people say this place is dirty, that's probably because (like me, initially) they don't know about the new establishment just a few steps down the alley next to the street stall :-)

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Thank Prananda N
Jakarta, Indonesia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014 via mobile

This soto is really delicious and the value for price is really worthy. But the place is dirty, hot and really far from city.

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Thank William T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indonesian, Halal, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Undaan, Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  East Java  >  Surabaya

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?