The Colourful Betawi Culinary at Gran Melia Jakarta
Taking Indonesian capital city Jakarta as the main theme this season, Gran Melia Jakarta is bringing Betawi dishes to the table. Enjoy the authentic Batavian servings while you dip in the cultural values in the food.
Derived from the word “Batavia”, colonial name of Jakarta, Betawi brings a special story to the heart of its people. Referring to the descendants of the people of Jakarta, whose cultural traditions are now spread across the archipelago, Betawi tells a thousand stories of living values, cultural legacy, and of course the delicious dishes.
The traditional Betawi food is typically served on the side of the road or at traditional restaurants in Jakarta. This time, Gran Melia Jakarta is ready to showcase Betawi culture in art and cuisines, bringing out the old city into a fine dining setting for culinary enthusiasts to appreciate. To support the ministry of tourism in attempt of enriching and preserving Betawi culture, Café Gran Via at Gran Melia Jakarta unveils the fine selection of ‘Warna Warni Betawi’ the colourful combination of tradition and exclusivity, highlighting the authentic taste of local food.
Maintaining and exhibiting the unique tastes at the heart of Betawi cuisine, executive Chef Apep dedicates this gastronomy experience to present the most delicious version of every meal with superior ingredients. Starting from the very renowned soto betawi and the much-loved nasi uduk, to the specialties such as kerak telur, gabus pucung, soto mie, semur daging as well as the anticipated signature drink of bir pletok.
The ‘Warna Warni Betawi’ food promotion is available on the last week commencing of the month and starting at Rp. 315,000++ per person, diners not only have the chance to taste the exotic Betawi food, but also the vast range of option buffet to be enjoyed at Café Gran Via. Reserve your seat now by calling (021) 526 8080 ext 2395.