Where do you eat Indonesian food usually? If you are looking for a new place with new taste, you can try visiting Pala Adas Indonesian Bistro at Pantai Indah Kapuk area.
Pala Adas offers diverse selection of Indonesian Food starting from Appetizer, Soup, Sambal (Chili Sauce), Fish, Prawn, Squid, Pork, Duck, Chicken, Beef, Satay (Meat Skewer), Vegetables, Noodle, Rice and Dessert with price range from IDR 6k – IDR 158k.
Well this is not the usual PIK area we usually went, it’s located at Elang Laut of Pantai Indah Kapuk, turn left at the three section from Burger King, you can see the map below for details.
Consist of two floors, this bistro is quite spacious with dark wooden furniture and brick walls. If you sit at the second floor outdoor area, you can see a nice view facing fishing grounds.
Sup Buntut IDR 78k
Beef oxtail soup was flavorful and rich with tender oxtail meat. Love it.
Sambal Cobek Pedas IDR 5k
Beware!! This one is no joke at all!! Super spicy!
Gurame Matah IDR 72k
Huge portion of fried carp fish. Fish was perfectly fried, with generous fresh and tangy ‘Matah’ chili sauce on top.
Iga Babi Tiga Rasa IDR 158k
This is one of the signature and Must Order dish at Pala Adas. A portion of pork ribs with three seasoning, besides ribs they also provide pork belly version which would be more tender and flavorful. We chose ribs than belly because it has less fat and less sinful.
Each portion consist of Sweet Soy, Green Chili and Rica-rica seasoning. Pork ribs was tender and well seasoned, my favorite would be the brownish sweet soy seasoning.
Bebek Cabe Ijo (1/2 duck) IDR 78k
Huge Indonesian fried duck with green chili seasoning. Duck was really tender and well seasoned, it goes really well the the green chili ‘sambal’.
Sate Pala Adas IDR 30k
Tender beef skewer rolled with savory fried coconut flakes.
Gulai Singkong IDR 18k
Tender cassava leaves with light curry sauce.
In the middle of our meal, suddenly the staffs came with birthday roll cake and sang Birthday song for me, at first I wasn’t aware that they were actually singing for me, maybe because I was too busy and focus eating these yummy food served by Pala Adas. It was a sweet sweet surprise from Hans and Ellyna for me 🙂
Kolak IDR 18k
A bowl of hearty warm and flavorful fruit compote with coconut milk and brown sugar consist of sweet potato, banana and ‘kolang-kaling’.
Es Campur IDR 18k
Red bean and mung bean served with shaved ice and coconut milk sauce.
Banana Pala Adas IDR 25k
This was a perfect dish to end our meal. Thin crepe with filled perfectly ripe banana and topped with grated parmesan cheese and chocolate, simple yet super satisfying.
Overall food at Pala Adas is dangerous! Dangerously delicious that will make you absolutely finish your rice. Recommended! Let’s Jajan!!
Pala Adas Indonesian Bistro
Jl. Elang Laut Boulevard no. 8-10
Pantai Indah Kapuk, Jakarta 14450, Indonesia