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Bolu Meranti

#1 of 14 Dessert in Medan
Certificate of Excellence
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Jln. Kucing No. 2K, Medan 20211, Indonesia
+62 61 4538217
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The cake taste is wonderfull with many variant. And you can find this cake only in medan city. But the service is very bad.

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Thank erick h
St. Petersburg, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must have cuisine to takeaway for our beloved back home. Services are good, they parted themselves into parties, took cares everything differently, made it FAST service. (my 10 boxes of orders, which were just came out of the oven, packed-up properly and ready to go in less than 5 minutes, with a queue of 5 cust before me with... More 

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Thank si_masbro
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just a ordinary small cake shop .... the product is simple but delicious. They help us to wrapped all of cake boxes, so became easy to carry, even out of Medan.

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Thank Faisal S
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

no bolu meranti means your visit to medan is a hoax. yes its true. try bolu meranti cheese. you will loose your words.

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Thank Imam i
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I truly fall in love with the Swiss Rolls, the cheese fillings is my all time favorite. My first bite was 8 years ago and the taste is unforgettable and unbeatable. Every month I make a trip to Medan and one of the major task is to bring the rolls back home.

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Thank Kasko Y
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For Indonesian, it's widely known a proverbs, that if you don't buy this snack, then you never came to Medan.

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Thank Dimass A
Medan, Indonesia
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service is fast but the taste is so-so. Nothing special. Price is quite expansive although it's still tolerable. But what i dislike from this place is the somehow arrogant and unfriendly boss (I think she is the boss because she take care the cashier). Once i was waiting for my aunt to buy cake there while chat with my... More 

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Thank Xtine1412
jakarta
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11 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A bit disappointed when I bought bolu meranti. Used to be a nice cake but no longer popular in taste now as the cake it self quite dried and not really tasty at all. I assume there is no proper QC and too bad if they still keep doing the same thing.

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Thank Adri5272
Medan, Indonesia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't really find anything special from this bakery store. They sell rolled chiffon cake in many various filling / flavour and somehow they become famous and iconic eventho' the taste are just not special

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Thank Linda S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The taste is so so good.. You will find a lot of people queing here. But no worries, they work so fast. Morning till after lunch are good time to come there to avoid disappointment of not getting what you want. Once you step into the store, you need to order what you want first, then que again for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. Kucing No. 2K, Medan 20211, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 61 4538217

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