Going to Central Java, make sure you stop by Solo which has another name Surakarta City. Apart from enjoying the tourist attractions and cultural history, it is incomplete without a culinary tour to taste this typical Javanese food.
This typical food from the city of Solo or Surakarta is of course no less delicious than other regions in the archipelago.
No need to linger any longer, let’s take a peek at the delicious, good, romantic restaurants and places to eat in Solo, instagramable, fun, comfortable, new and of course still open.
Read also for other hangout places in Solo at Traveloka blog.
1. Galabo Solo
Gladag Langen Bogan or better known as Galabo Solo is a culinary night spot in Solo.
However, it is different when the month of Ramadan arrives, Galabo Solo will open early in the afternoon. From various corners of the city, we are happy to break the fast here.
More precisely, the sellers sell food and drinks for breaking the fast for visitors who come.
Local people and tourists will easily find various kinds of Javanese specialties such as thengkleng, satay kere, thoprak noodles, wedang ronde, wedang dongo, and many others.
On weekends, not only food and drinks are served here but offerings live music can also be enjoyed by visitors for free and facilities wifi.
Address: Jalan Kapten Mulyadi, Kedung Lumbu, Solo
Price: IDR 12,000 – IDR 15,000
Opening hours: 16.00 – 24.00 WIB
2. The Park Culinary Festival
Every year, The Park Mall Solo Baru presents its culinary festival, namely The Park Culinary Festival.
There you will find a variety of foods because there will be more than 50 booths that will serve both traditional and modern menus. The Park Culinary Festival it will usually start opening in the afternoon until evening.
Address: The Park Mall Solo Baru, Jl Ir Soekarno, Sukoharjo, Central Java
Price: IDR 10,000 – IDR 20,000
Opening hours: 16.00 22.00 WIB
3. Bale Padi Resto
This restaurant is famous for its green scenery of rice fields and Javanese architectural buildings. Established in 2007, of course this restaurant is very well known in Solo.
This place serves a variety of Javanese specialties. In addition, the menu at Bale Padi Resto also serves various preparations seafood and chinesse food at night.
Bale Padi Resto also offers an economical package menu for those of you who want to hold an event or event certain like a birthday celebration or meeting office.
Address: Jalan Ovensari Raya, Kadilangu, Baki, Sukoharjo Regency
Price: Starting from IDR 20,000
Opening hours: 11.00 – 23.00 WIB
4. Alex meatballs
Another meatball place to eat in Solo is Bakso Alex. This shop serves various kinds of meatballs such as vein meatballs, fried meatballs and fine meatballs.
Every day Bakso Alex consumes more than 50 kg of beef to fulfill the demand for meatballs. The addicting taste makes this place never empty of visitors.
The price offered per serving of meatballs is also quite cheap at IDR 8,500. the place is comfortable and the service provided is also satisfying even though visitors are very busy arriving.
Address: Jl. Yosodipuro No. 12B Banjarsari, Surakarta City
Price: IDR 8,500
Opening hours: 09.00 – 20.00 WIB
5. Warung Gmah Ripah
This stall, which is quite famous in Solo, has a concept like street food it serves a variety of typical Javanese home food.
In addition, in this shop, you can also take the menu as you like with the lesehan concept. The low price makes us dizzy enough to choose a variety of side dishes that are offered.
You can come to this shop if you feel hungry at night because Warung Gmah Ripah only opens at 6 pm.
Address: Jl. Adi Sumarmo 336A, Klodran, Solo City
Price: IDR 4,000 – IDR 12,000
Opening hours: 18.00 – 24.00 WIB
6. Wedangan Bung Klithik
With the slogan Open Nonstop 24 hours, of course Wedangan Bung Klithik is a favorite place for those of you who like to suddenly feel hungry in the middle of the night, even this place is also suitable if you want to eat at dawn.
Having the uniqueness of the name is one of its own characteristics, namely when stirring the drink in the glass it will make a clit-clit sound.
The menu offered is also not far from typical Javanese food. Various kinds of side dishes will be served in this place. Of course, at a very pocket-friendly price.
Address: Jl. MT Hariyono 55, Manahan, Solo City
Price: Rp. 3,000 – Rp. 10,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
7. Mom Milk
Well, if you want to enjoy milk of various flavors then Mom Milk is the right place. This place serves drinks as its trademark.
However, the food menu in this place is also offered to accompany the milk that you have ordered.
The favorite menu in this place is flavored milk cookies, coffee, green tea, hazelnuts, taro and bubble gum. Besides the menu that is offered is quite delicious, the place and atmosphere is good enough to be in share on your social media.
Address: Jl. Adisucipto, Manahan, Solo.
Price: Rp. 10,000 – Rp. 35,000
Opening hours: 10.00 – 22.00 WIB
This one hangout place is not wrong for those of you who want to hang out with friends.
Besides being a comfortable and spacious place, this place is also quite unique and delicious wifi for those of you who want to do meeting work or do work on campus or school.
Type café it has a semi-industrial style which is its own characteristic. Some of the menus offered at this place have American and Indonesian specialties, such as pasta and burgers.
With this American-style menu, the price offered is still very pocket friendly and quite affordable.
Address: Jl. Ir. Soekarno No.27, Kwarasan, Grogol, Sukoharjo Regency
Price: IDR 5,000 – IDR 40,000
Opening hours: 11.00 – 22.00 WIB
9. Sriwedari Park area
In the Sriwedari Park area, besides being used as a tourist spot, there are of course there spot for a culinary tour.
Around it, there are several hangout places for young people that are open from morning to night, many people prefer the night to come to this place.
Visitors who come to this place are from small children to adults to be used as a culinary place and gather with friends or family
Address: Jl. Slamet Riyadi, Brengosan, Solo City
Price: IDR 1,000 – IDR 15,000
Opening hours: 09.00 – 22.00 WIB
10. Daegu Korean Grill
For K-Pop and K-Drama lovers, we highly recommend this place for you. In this restaurant, visitors will really feel as if they are in Korea.
The arrangement of the place is arranged and designed like a typical room for the country, which is usually called the Negeri Gingseng. However, in that place, the price offered is also quite friendly and you can choose the frugal package menu.
Like the name of the restaurant, this place’s favorite menu is barbecue. Besides that, there is also a soup menu like Sundubu Chig, soup made from silky tofu.
Address: Jl. Dr. Radjiman No. 402, Solo.
Price: Rp. 20,000 – Rp. 68,000
Opening hours: 12.00 – 23.00 WIB
11. Niagara Sushi
Japanese culinary lovers must be familiar with eating this one. Niagara Sushi serves you a snack lover made of rice and side dishes.
You don’t need to go all the way to Ginseng Country, you can enjoy it if you are visiting Solo City.
The reliable menu of this place to eat is Fussion Roll, California Roll and the package menu Sushi Combo. Take it easy, Niagara Sushi is already labeled halal for those of you who are Muslims.
Address: Ground Floor 02, Solo Paragon Square, Jalan Yosodipuro, Banjarsari, Solo City
Price: Starting from Rp. 20,000
Opening hours: 10.00 – 22.00 WIB
12. Cafe Tiga Tjeret
This is the place to hang out for you, young people. Café it has been established for quite a while.
Uniquely, café It serves traditional Indonesian food such as angkringan where there is sego Kucing, with the side dishes you can choose your own according to taste.
For the price issue, of course you don’t need to worry because it won’t drain your wallet.
Café Tiga Tjeret is perfect for hanging out with friends or gathering with family, especially with added facilities wifi which is guaranteed you will feel at home hanging out here.
Address: Jalan Ronggo Warsito No.97, Keprabon, Banjarsari, Surakarta City
Price: Rp. 1,000 – Rp. 15,000
Opening hours: 11.00 – 01.00 WIB
13. Serabi Notosuman
It’s not complete if you visit Solo City but don’t visit the Serabi Notosuman Shop. The Serabi Notosuman shop is legendary and has been managed from generation to generation.
A large enough place is perfect when you come with a group because in this place you and your entourage can see first hand how to make it. Not only can it be enjoyed on the spot, but can also be used as souvenirs.
This pancake consists of 2 flavors, namely chocolate and plain pancakes. The price is very cheap, you don’t need to worry if you want to buy this pancake.
Address: Jl. Muh. Yamin No.28, Jayengan, Serengan, Surakarta City
Price: Rp. 1,800 – Rp. 2,000
Opening hours: 06.00 – 17.00 WIB
14. Grilled Chicken “Ojo Gelo”
You can find grilled chicken that shakes the tongue with this sweet and savory seasoning in this place.
Usually we find the taste of grilled chicken which is dominant with soy sauce but different in this place, the grilled chicken cooked with coconut milk areh here is not only tasty but tastes kicking on the tongue.
Apart from grilled chicken, you can find other menus at this restaurant, gudek with various side dishes and bacem tempeh which is also worth tasting.
Address: Jl. Slamet Riyadi no. 426 Brengosan, Solo City
Price: Starting from Rp. 8,000
Opening hours: 10.00 – 21.00 WIB
Read more, click: 30 Restaurants in Solo for Groups