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Restaurant Garuda

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Jl. Gajah Mada no. 8, Medan, Indonesia
+62 (061) 4520706
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in Medan the Garuda restaurant is a signature place. The quality if the food is good and the place is large both inside or outside. Their funny formula consists in serving on your table upon arrival almost everything they have on the menu. You will pick and eat the things that appeal to you, and consequently pay for these... More 

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Thank Max D
Medan, Indonesia
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28 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are several branches of Garuda Restaurant in Medan and all serve equally delicious meal. This has always been my favorite restaurant. The curry is tasty. What I love most is the Rendang Beef. Though it looks black but a bite of it will make you love it forever. But if you are not a fan of spicy food, this... More 

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Thank SusantoWu
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65 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We had the most delicious nasi padang served here! The place is super nice and the food served are just delicious. Everyone must come to this restaurant for a real Nasi Padang!

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Thank rohizani
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

This restaurant serves good padang food. I like the fried chicken, ayam pop, ikan gulai and ayam gulai. The gulai is very nice and tasty. However, as with all padang food restaurant, pls go early for lunch. Unless the restaurant change their dishes in the faternoon, pls be care when go for dinner. This is for hygiene reason.

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Thank Aik Jin H
Medan, Indonesia
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Very lovely padang food, Like it. Rendang so tasty and tender. I think best padang food in this town. Me and my family very like this place. Very recommended

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Thank Giselle P
Medan, Indonesia
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Flavorful, authentic and priced right. Sometimes a little too much oil in the goat curry but otherwise a good place to eat in or takeout. Spacious seating areas with non-smoking ac area.

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Thank dtwantany66
Medan, Indonesia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

I have been many times to many different outlets, it is a franchise I think. The food varies a little from one outlet to another but still with the same "Padang style". Service is very good to excellent but fairly expensive although always leave happy Drinks and juices in particular are excellent.

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Thank bloodybigaussie
Medan, Indonesia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

I had been twice enjoying meals in this restaurant. Firstly I came with my family. The service was good. Secondly through groups from our company, it was so different atmosphere. For this time, the fried chicken portion was so poor, very very small.

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Thank Vander_Amb
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

The selection and quality of food very good. Service was great and hospitable...very Indonesian. This is certainly a must try place when Medan.

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Thank Ganesh L
Seattle, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Very good food. A different slant on the Warung standard buffet. They bring all the food to you, so you have perhaps a dozen plates of food on your table. Whatever you eat, you pay for. I am not sure if a taste counts or not. More expensive that the standard Warungs around - maybe 50% more. However, the standard... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indonesian, Halal, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Gajah Mada no. 8, Medan, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 (061) 4520706

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