• January 4, 2015 • Drink • Views: 5822

    The perfect ratio at One Fifteenth

    Never one to surpass an opportunity for a caffeine hit, Andrew and I made a somewhat extensive trip down to South Jakarta this Saturday to try out One Fifteenth, a boutique brewery with a growing reputation...

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  • November 16, 2014 • Eat • Views: 5034

    Burgers for Jakarta’s business class

    Three Buns is the initiative of French-trained chef, Adam Penney, who at the end of his laborious education in the culinary arts, decided that he simply wanted to make a great tasting burger. ...

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  • July 12, 2014 • Eat • Views: 5433

    Dine in or delivered at Pizza Barboni

    Pizza Barboni is a simple concept: delicious pizza, good prices. We're been meaning to try it out for ages, ever since a friend claimed in was the best pizza in Jakarta...

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  • July 12, 2014 • Eat • Views: 4912

    Election day burgers at the Edge

    When you're living in a country where you can't vote, how do you spend your election day holiday? Swimming over the city, sipping beers and chowing down on Aussie beef burgers, of course...

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  • June 30, 2014 • Eat • Views: 6009

    Italian and live music at Mamma Rosy

    I was lucky enough to be treated to a date night last Friday, which essentially means Andrew has to find a place, make a booking, and pick up the cheque. It works well for me, because I love pleasant surprises, learning new things and of...

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  • June 22, 2014 • Drink • Views: 7271

    Swimming over the skyline at The Edge

    Few people can poo-poo an infinity pool, particularly one that cuts a view of Jakarta's shimmering (or smoggy) skyline...

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  • June 14, 2014 • Eat • Views: 4986

    Cocktails for dinner at Casa

    Last Wednesday, I made my way down to Kemang for dinner, cocktails and a catch up with a girlfriend. She had suggested Casa, a restaurant and bar located above Aksara bookshop...

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  • June 8, 2014 • Eat • Views: 5672

    Common People, awesome brunch

    Last weekend I was pleasantly surprised to find myself tucking into a plate of baked eggs with chorizo, which could have just as easily been served to me on Lonsdale street...

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  • May 25, 2014 • Drink • Views: 7139

    FJ on 7 in Kemang, one swanky rooftop

    Jakarta is home to so many rooftop bars but unless you own a helicopter, many of them are virtually impossible to spot. We were lucky enough to stumble across FJ on 7 on one of our first nights in Jakarta...

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  • May 25, 2014 • Eat • Views: 5666

    Mother of all buffets at the Grand Kemang

    The buffet at the Grand Kemang, which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as for a special brunch service on Sundays, is without a doubt one of the most bountiful (and borderline ridiculous) that I have ever seen. ...

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