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Restaurant Cahaya Lestari

) #944 of 7,253 Restaurants in Jakarta $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian, Soups
Jln. Raya Mangga Besar 87, Jakarta 11180, Indonesia
+62 21 6264320
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good59%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (9 reviews)
“yam” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Soups
$$ - $$$
Jln. Raya Mangga Besar 87, Jakarta 11180, Indonesia
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

We have group dinner last night in this restaurant. Located in busy area of Jakarta, and on 2nd floor of a pharmacy (Apotek Roxy). Price wise acceptable. Food served mostly delicious, we have private room to cater our group (few tables @ 10 persons).

1  Thank Deasy2712
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

If you wanted a fix of Chinese food in Jakarta, Mei Zhou is as good as it gets. The fish soup which comes in a large glass bowl is just amazing; tasty to the last bit. The salted steam chicken may not be comparable with...More

1  Thank Timothy L
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Been several time with family, relatives and friends. Never tired promoting the garoupa fish soup. It tastes super! Try also "Yam Ha" shrimp, "Pa Cham Kay" steamed chicken, both fried noodle or bee hoon. No surprise to see 3 generations in the family sitting around...More

Thank Telly F
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Not an ordinary Chinese cuisine... lots of specialties that you don't find in other Chinese restaurants. The must try is Gurame Fish Soup. Udang Yam Ha (clear and crunchy shrimp), Sup Sam Kip Tie, Babat Rebus .. just to name a few if their favorite...More

1  Thank EnjoyTravelling
Reviewed 11 February 2015

my kind of food. makanan orang khe. enak banget order sup kepala ikan. udang yam ha the best ever kinda hard to get parking space, but someone will help you with that

Thank Juventya
Reviewed 4 January 2015

I always like when Chinese Food brought to the original level. They serve various menu of classic and original recipe such as lindung cah fumak (deep fried eel stirred fried with vegetables) , soup ikan talas (fish soup), babi hong (pork), etc.

Thank Nicho Y
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Its an old school chinese food restaurant. Their menu is familiar for most of old chinese people. Their specialty is Fish soup, you can add tofu as compliment on the soup. Beside fish soup, you also have to order yam ha, eel with fumak, and...More

Thank kath_tan
Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

this chinese food restaurant is a must try restaurant. Sop Kepala Ikan, Babat, Udang Yam Ha is highly recommend dishes. My family like to eat here,Delicious food,atmosphere is okay,but the service is not too good especially if all seats are full and to find parking...More

Thank suryadhamma
Reviewed 13 October 2013

I ate here with my uncle and he ordered everything for us, and everything was really good. I especially love the fish soup! It's very very tasty and just right. I tend to prefer my soups not made from seafood but this one is an...More

Thank Mia V
Reviewed 24 September 2013

It's a real Hakka cuisine to eat in Jakarta, the food is delicious. You must try the pork with salted vegetable, the fish head soup, the eel with siongmak, and the glass prawn are all very nice. The place was peaked on the dinner time....More

Thank TKWANG168
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. Raya Mangga Besar 87, Jakarta 11180, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Jakarta
  • Phone Number: +62 21 6264320
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