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Kepiting Kenari

Jalan Iswahyudi no.4, Balikpapan, Indonesia
+62 542 764018
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (5 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Indonesian, Asian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Jalan Iswahyudi no.4, Balikpapan, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If the other city has a sculpture or monument as an icon, but for Balikpapan I think the icon is this restaurant. Almost all people who came to Balikpapan visit this restaurant. The main menu is crab and they have many way to cook it...More

Thank Samuelpas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Black pepper Crab, Oysters Sauce Crab, Padang Chili Crab, Deep fried crab, Sweet and sour Crab. All kind of crab are here, the most i like is the sweet and sour crab. The restaurant is in the old style but the most important thing is...More

Thank Verry S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I dont do dine in, but take away. Due to limit time and I have to go back to Jakarta. I ordered female crab with blackpepper sauce and it was my best crab I've ever eat. Tough the price is quite expensive, female crab for...More

Thank distyDistydisty
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Nice , huge , tasty Crab....so there! The option to go half and half og sauce its great to sample. Our choice of Padang and sweet sour was bodering to sweet....need to try to more savory sauces next

Thank ilyana h
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love this. And often bring it as gifts. My fave is the lada hitam. The sweet and sour is to sweet for me.

Thank Isabella S
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

It's a delicious Crabs. The place its clean. I take away " black pepper Crabs ", its Yummy. Unfortunately they didn't gave me good packages for airline baggage.

Thank arju a
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I don't know why this restaurant is very famous. I think i like dandito better. The shop is old style and stiff. The crab is fried, not boiled. This method eliminate the crab's meat tenderness

Thank Ratih_Destarina
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The price of the crab was cheaper than the famous D crab. We ordered crab with blackpepper sauce. They got a generous portion (not to mention big portion) of crab. But to be honest i felt the crab wasnt fresh.

Thank tiaragucci
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Called to reserve the crabs for take away the next day. it is packed properly inside a card box so itbis easy to carry. the crab sauce is sweet with a tangy lemon zest. I was told that the crab size gets smaller these days...More

Thank KarinZul
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Kepiting kenari is one of restaurant that famous of its crab menu. The sweet sour sauce is their specialty. But they also have black pepper, steam and fried with butter crab in the menu. Never tried their other food since the purpose eating here is...More

Thank Meilisa77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Iswahyudi no.4, Balikpapan, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Kalimantan  >  East Kalimantan  >  Balikpapan
  • Phone Number: +62 542 764018
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