Travel Blog Indonesia – Electric Rail Train (KRL) commuter line has always been the favorite means of transportation for Jabodetabek residents. Apart from the cheap tickets, using KRL is also considered faster than buses or city transportation.
Well, because it’s always packed with passengers every day, it’s no wonder that in the KRL station area you can find lots of food vendors. You could say, these traders are helpers when they are hungry after traveling using KRL commuter line.
The various culinary delights of this KRL station have delicious flavors, you know. And most importantly the price is very cheap and pocket friendly. If you are curious to try it, let’s explore the culinary delights of the Jabodetabek KRL Station at weekend this!
As summarized from various sources by Reservations.com, Wednesday (05/04/2017) here is a list of delicious culinary places around the Jabodetabek KRL Station
Bekasi Station culinary
You can taste Palembang specialties at this Pempek Gaby shop. This delicious fish dough is very chewy and feels soft in the mouth. Pempek is even more delicious when doused with cuko broth and ebi powder. You can find various types of pempek here, such as submarines, adaan, lenjer, leather, and tekwan.
Not only that you know. There are also various Palembang specialties such as pindang patin and red bean ice. If you want a delicious taste of food at this shop, stop by Jl. Ir. H. Juanda No. 7, Marga Jaya, Bekasi. This shop is right in front of the Bekasi KRL Station. The menu prices here start from IDR 4,000 to IDR 25,000. Cheap, right?
- Pondok Bakso Super & Chicken Noodles
The trainers, aka Anker, call this Pondok Bakso Super and Chicken Noodle a Station Meatball. Because the location is in front of the Bekasi Station gate. This simple meatball stall is always packed with buyers, you know. They are even willing to queue to be able to enjoy a portion of delicious meatballs or chicken noodles.
Actually, the meatballs in this shop are the same as meat balls in general. It’s just that the taste offered is more “kicking”. Starting from the vein meatballs, the meatballs are very pronounced, the plain meatballs are chewy, to the very tasty broth. With IDR 20,000, you can get a bowl of meatballs or chicken noodles complete with sweet iced tea.
Manggarai Station culinary
If you like this one fried menu, Manggarai Station Fried Banana Horn is a must try. This culinary place is always packed with buyers who seem to be endless. You have to be patient waiting in line if you want to taste the delicious fried bananas.
The fried bananas here are huge and taste really delicious. The combination of savory and sweet flavors and the crunchy sensation of the flour dough is guaranteed to make you addicted. One fried banana is sold for IDR 2,500. This Horn Fried Banana is located right in front of the gate of Manggarai Station.
Cikini Station culinary
- Pempek Megaria
Pempek Megaria is one of the legendary culinary delights of the Cikini area. The location is in the Metropole XXI area. The place is very cozy and comfortable. It’s just right for you to visit with friends, family, or boyfriends.
Various types of pempek are available here. The price is quite affordable. Starting from IDR 3,000 to IDR 22,000 for food and IDR 1,000 to IDR 14,000 for drinks.
This one is no less legendary. Actually, this restaurant doesn’t just sell chicken noodles. Actually there are still many menus offered at this shop. Various Chinese dishes such as kwetiaw, cap cay, fuyunghai, or black pepper beef are also here. However, the chicken noodle menu is indeed the most famous at the shop. The location of Gondangdia Chicken Noodle is on Jl. Cikini V No.4, Cikini.
Gondangdia Station culinary
Gondangdia KRL Station culinary is so popular among food lovers. This is because the shop, which has been open since 1993, is known for its fluffier and savory taste of nasi uduk. You can choose from various kinds of additional menus such as fried chicken, quail egg satay, gizzard liver satay, tempeh, or tofu.
This Gondangdia Uduk Rice is located on Jl. Cikini IV No.12, Menteng. The price offered starts from IDR 3,000 to IDR 11,500. Cheap, right?
Bogor Station culinary
- Soto Mie Bogor Pasar Anyar
It doesn’t matter if you stop by Bogor without enjoying the culinary Soto Mie. This soup served with sliced meat, cabbage, yellow noodles, rice noodles, and risol has indeed become a typical menu of the City of Rain. Near Bogor Station, at Pasar Anyar to be precise, there is a Soto Mie Bogor shop that can be a powerful weapon to cure hunger.
So, those are some of the delicious culinary delights around the Jabodetabek KRL station. If you have other recommendations, you can comment here!
Originally posted 2020-04-05 12:03:14.