Toscana Reopens with New Flair
September 12, 2023
The inception of Toscana holds a profound personal significance for its proprietor, Mrs. Ellyta Soetantyo. Her great love for Italy’s vibrant culture and exceptional cuisine, particularly in the cities of Milan and Rome, led her to establish Toscana on July 27, 1996. Distinguished as one of Jakarta’s pioneering authentic Italian restaurants, Toscana has consistently offered an immersive culinary experience steeped in Italian traditions for 27 years. At that time, Mrs. Ellyta fearlessly introduced a unique concept: an unpretentious yet sophisticated dining establishment featuring a menu of cherished Italian comfort cuisine, using high-quality ingredients typically found at five-star hotels.
Savoring Italy’s Premium Ham at Le Quartier
August 28, 2023
Culatello stands as a pinnacle among Italy’s most renowned and treasured salumi. Originating in the province of Parma, this cured meat is patiently crafted by curing the rear muscle of the rump from pigs born, raised, and butchered exclusively in Lombardy and Emilia Romagna. The intricate and time-intensive process behind its creation has elevated this meat to an exclusive status within the culinary realm.
Hennessy Artistry Throws an Afrobeats Celebration with Dave Nunes
August 25, 2023
Hennessy Artistry returns this month to Zoo SCBD, Jakarta, on Friday, 25 August 2023 from 10 p.m. onwards. The highlight of the night will be the renowned Dutch DJ and music producer Dave
Nunes. There will be electrifying sets from resident DJs, adding to the excitement of the evening.
Hennessy Artistry Returns with Bali’s top music collective, Rumble
July 26, 2023
Hennessy Artistry program returns this month at The Swillhouse, Jakarta, on Wednesday, 26 July 2023 from 10 p.m. onwards. The party will present Teza Sumendra as guest performer, followed by Bali’s renowned DJ group Rumble as headline act.
InterContinental Bali Resort Hosts The First ArtMoments Bali
June 23, 2023
InterContinental Bali Resort is proud to announce its partnership with ArtMoments, one of the largest and prestigious art fairs in Indonesia. The resort is now the official venue partner for the first ArtMoments Bali that will run from 23 to 25 June 2023.
ArtMoments Debuts in Bali with Aim to Establish Bali as One of the Art Destinations in Southeast Asia
June 23, 2023
The inaugural ArtMoments Bali 2023 has officially opened its doors today, 23 June 2023. The three-day art fair is being held at InterContinental Bali Resort in Jimbaran from 23 – 25 June 2023. ArtMoments Bali is embracing the theme of “Infinite Boundaries” featuring more than 100 artists from 15 galleries from Indonesia and beyond, and 2 special presentations.
Celebrate Global Running Day with % Arabica
June 11, 2023
To celebrate Global Running Day on 7 June 2023, and as a token of appreciation for Indonesia’s running community, % Arabica had a delightful surprise to every runner who dines in at any of the % Arabica stores in Jakarta before or after their run. From 3 to 11 June 2023, all runners were able to simply visit % Arabica stores sporting a running outfit and share their % Arabica experience on Instagram to enjoy something delicious, which was available all day and exclusively for dine-in only.
% Arabica Brings Its Baguette Menu to Jakarta
May 17, 2023
On 20 March 2023, % Arabica Indonesia offered its delicious baguette menu at all of its branches in Jakarta. Introduced in Bali last November, % Arabica’s baguettes have become exciting additions to the brand’s selection of pastries and have become one of their best-selling items.
Announcing The Inauguration of ArtMoments Bali 2023
May 16, 2023
In 2020, amidst the challenges of the pandemic, ArtMoments successfully hosted an online art fair, providing vital support to galleries during those trying times. After a series of progressive journeys, ArtMoments is now expanding its horizons to Bali, Indonesia’s premier tourist destination.
Experience French ‘Joie de Vivre’ at Le Quartier
April 3, 2023
Almost ten years Le Quartier still retains its position as one of Jakarta’s most beloved restaurants, with its proven commitment to excellence and remains a steadfast favorite of patrons looking to experience genuine French ‘joie de vivre’ provided by its ever-present owners and longstanding and loyal team.
Creating Moments of Togetherness at Meatsmith During Ramadan
March 28, 2023
Meatsmith welcomes the month-long spiritual journey, Ramadan. It’s that time of the year for Iftar gatherings to break the fast with family, friends, colleagues and loved ones. This year, the culinary team, headed by Culinary Director, Sebbie Kenyon, has teamed up with Jeje Soekarno, a renowned lifestyle
influencer and content creator who truly enjoys Middle Eastern delicacies to line-up their personal favorites for this Ramadan’s festivities, presenting two choices of Ramadan Special Platters.
Ireland’s Eye 2023 An Exhibition of New Art From Ireland
March 15, 2023
In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, The Embassy of Ireland presents the “Ireland‘s Eye” exhibition in collaboration with ISA Art Gallery and Jakarta Land. This art exhibition features the work of five artists from the land of saints and scholars. The inspiring artworks are showcased for the public at World Trade Center 2 Jakarta from March 16th to April 7th, 2023.
Lobo & Juno: When Lobo Meets Juno for Good Food, Great Music, Fabulous Cocktails and Wine
February 10, 2023
The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Mega Kuningan introduces Lobo & Juno, a new and exciting dining concept set to become the new talk of the town. Set at the Hotel’s lobby level, Lobo & Juno is a world bistro that takes patrons on an exciting adventure from the East to the West, enriched with an interesting story behind every culinary artwork that is painstakingly designed to ignite conversation.
Celebrating Lunar New Year 2023 with The Hermitage, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Jakarta
January 5, 2023
The Hermitage, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Jakarta ushers in the Lunar New Year 2023 with culinary adventures and an excellent collaboration. Expressyour love for your loved ones during the new year with a gorgeous Lunar Hampers, andcelebrate the arrival of the Year of the Water Rabbit with a family reunion over sumptuous culinary delights at the Hotel
Embrace the Magical Festive Season at The Hermitage Jakarta
November 14, 2022
Celebrating the festive season, The Hermitage, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Jakarta invites guests to come together in gratitude and love with exciting offerings, from Festive Hampers and Festive Dining packages to ring in Christmas and New Year.
Unforgettable Celebrations at InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah
November 14, 2022
InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah is offering a series of interesting festive events for family and friends under the theme of Unforgettable Celebrations. Enjoy the thematic line-up curated by InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah at the Hotel’s food and beverage outlets as well as its spacious event spaces.
Art Moments Jakarta Returned Bigger at Its Original Venue
November 4, 2022
The annual Art Moments Jakarta returned to its original venue at Sheraton Grand Jakarta Gandaria City Hotel, The Grand Ballroom, and Gandaria City Hall from 4 – 6 November 2022. 40 art galleries from Southeast Asia and beyond display their art collections and highlight several artists, such as Miwa Komatsu, Andrey Ostashov, Made Wianta, Handrio, and Nyoman Nuarta and more than a thousand artworks, from paintings to sculptures to NFTs.
CRIO Creates a Unique Chocolate Inspired Dining Experience in The Elite Menteng Neighborhood
November 2, 2022
A new dining destination has arrived in Jakarta offering top-notch one-stop dining experiences with a selection of fine chocolate creations, tapas, and locally inspired cocktails. Richie Pratadaja, a seasoned Indonesian chocolatier, has a new dining destination in the elite Menteng neighborhood offering top-notch one-stop dining experiences.
Sudestada Offers Interesting Programs This October
October 10, 2022
Usher in October with a series of bespoke events at Sudestada. The Argentinean grill, bar, and café has prepared interesting programs for their customers, offering interesting promotions and to celebrate the Halloween festivities.
The Evolution of Common Grounds Coffee Culture
September 26, 2022
In 2014, when the third-wave coffee movement was just beginning in Indonesia, Common Grounds emerged as a pioneer by opening its first outlet in Sudirman Citywalk Mall. Since then, they have opened 12 outlets in Jakarta and several more in Bandung and Surabaya. Through its business model, Common Grounds aims to create shared spaces that can connect people of different ages, religions, races, occupations, and interests to come, find, and build relationships with one another through a shared love of amazing coffee.
InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah Welcomes Teppanyaki Master Hidemaro Hodaka
September 14, 2022
Hailing from the highlands of the Nagano Prefecture, home of many celebrated culinary heirlooms of Japan, Chef Hidemaro Hodaka joins InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah as Japanese Chef. Hodaka-san boasts over half a century of experience cooking in authentic Japanese kitchens.
August Launches a Refreshed Tasting Menu
September 5, 2022
A fresh and interesting story to explore through its well-crafted dishes. Chef Hans Christian launches a new menu at August, offering patrons fresh stories to explore through his well-crafted dishes. In just less than a year, August has become the talk of the town as a popular dining venue with a unique dining experience, located at the Sequis Tower building in the Sudirman Central District Business, Jakarta.
The First % Arabica Store in Bali to Open at Beachwalk
August 19, 2022
After its successful expansion to Indonesia in 2021, the Japanese specialty coffee brand, % Arabica, is expanding further into the country with the opening of its first store in Bali, the archipelago’s number one holiday destination. The first Bali store is set to open to the public on Saturday, 20 August 2022 at Beachwalk, Jalan Pantai Kuta, Bali. After its successful expansion to Indonesia in 2021, the Japanese specialty coffee brand, % Arabica, is expanding further into the country with the opening of its first store in Bali, the archipelago’s number one holiday destination. The first Bali store is set to open to the public on Saturday, 20 August 2022 at Beachwalk, Jalan Pantai Kuta, Bali.
Meatsmith Goes Local
August 15, 2022
Celebrating Indonesia’s 77th Independence Day, Meatsmith collaborates with renowned food storyteller, Ade Putri Paramadita to create a tantalizing Indonesian-inspired menu. Available throughout August, the menu features many local delicacies that Ade Putri has scouted during her culinary trips around the archipelago.
Introducing CONVOI Restaurant – a new contemporary restaurant serving beloved Asian and Western comfort foods
August 10, 2022
Convoi, a new contemporary restaurant serving beloved Asian and Western comfort foods debuts in the ever-growing food & beverage scene in Jakarta on 10 August 2022. The restaurant is strategically located at Jalan Kesehatan Raya, a few minutes away from Pondok Indah and the Bintaro area, and is the first of its kind in the neighborhood. Conveniently accessible by those residing in the South Jakarta area and South Tangerang. The restaurant resides in a modern architectural building designed by Bitte Design, a
Jakarta-based design firm with an impressive portfolio of restaurants and bars in the capital.
Leon Goldstein Arrives as a New Dining and Lifestyle Destination in South Jakarta
July 15, 2022
The dining and lifestyle scene in South Jakarta gets more interesting with the arrival of Leon Goldstein, a hybrid bistro complete with a bespoke coffee shop and a cocktail bar. Nestled in a vast building in Jalan Wijaya I No. 25, Leon Goldstein—also known as LG—sports a casual yet elegant design with a family-friendly personality.
Guest Chef Mili Hendratno Takes Over 1928 Restaurant
July 10, 2022
1928 Restaurant’s Chef Take Over Series continues with the chef-owner of the celebrated Mil’s Kitchen restaurant in Yogyakarta. Following the success of the previous two events in May and June, the Chef Take Over Series, the monthly program of 1928 Restaurant at The Hermitage, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Jakarta continues with another well-loved chef.
A Day of Rejuvenation at COMO Shambhala Estate
June 27, 2022
To celebrate the Global Wellness Day that falls on June 11th this year, COMO Shambhala Estate, COMO’s wellness flagship destination, will be offering special, carefully selected programs for wellness enthusiasts.