Jakarta urbanites or Millenials must know all too well about the need of having a decent late-night dining spot. The night is always young for anyone living in the city of Jakarta. The town has many 24-hour choices of places that can satisfy your appetite depending on your mood of the type of food you would like despite the odd hours.
- The 24-Hour Hipster Lucky Cat & Coffee Kitchen
Nestled at the south of Plaza Festival Kuningan, Lucky Cat is a unique, eye-catching café decked in a white brick building that portrays casual modern vibes. You will step into a homely interior that everyone falls in love with the design. The eco-friendly wood furniture incorporated with lush green plants, the marble tables and its energetic ambience makes a customer linger all night with their friends for deep heartfelt chats.
They do have a Western menu, and the coffee served is heavenly throughout. The café also offers seafood pasta, the Pan Seared Salmon with sautéed spinach on the side, baby tomatoes and cherry tomatoes are among their best dishes. If you love the sinful Blueberry Cheesecake or Fried Calamari, then you should definitely dine at Lucky.
- Sophisticated Kanawa Coffee & Munch
Hook yourself up at this sophisticated yet clean and minimalistic joint. Designed with murals on the wall, you can tell it has excellent coffee and has an extensive menu with tastes that will surpass the expectations of any customer considering its simplicity. Croissants to steak appetizers such as the Chicken Wrapped Bacon and Seared beef are offered with heavenly made desserts that make it one of the favourites. The café house has a smoking area on the second floor, and a function room clients can use when they want to work.
- Kincir Souvenir Kitchen and Beer Modern Hangout Café
Located at Artha Gading Mall in Kincir, the café is positioned right at the ground China Lobby. Souvenir is known to be an all-local Indonesian sensation modern café where you can dine anytime while shopping for ethnic souvenirs. It has an earthy tone of modern concept with designed murals depicting the city of Jakarta during old days and added is a touch of shady coconut trees. The menu consists of a signature of local dishes from Bandung, Betawi and Maluku among many other rows. Before you head home, shop for the best batik souvenirs and some juice.
- Eatsomnia Café
Decked as an urban industrial café, Eatsomnia is located in South Jakarta with tattered-look brick walls and light hanging balls that make it one of the trending places to dine. From the brilliant modern set-up to a fresh interior, the café definitely cosy and long chat hangout vibe. Designed mainly to cater to the young crowd, the restaurant serves wagyu beef creations at affordable prices, which is their pride. You can pair this excellent meat with sandwiches, indomie or steamed rice.
Eatsomnia also offers the famous wagyu fried rice, wagyu porridge and indomie wagyu, which are budget-friendly. Many varieties of these meals are available if you're not a fan of wagyu made food and can pair them with a variety of beverages and desserts.