Homemade bundles of delight
Don’t expect fancy restaurants or high-end bars around here; this corner of Glodok is known for its no-nonsense Chinese eateries. It’s very popular among locals!
Best dumplings in town
Santung Kuo Tieh serves all the Chinese Indonesian classics, but their dumplings are what locals keep coming back for. Their signature Kuo Tieh pork dumplings can be ordered grilled (IDR 45.000/10 pieces) or cfried (IDR 50.000/10 pieces). The dumplings are homemade in front of the restaurant every day; the cooks churn out loads of them at incredible speed.
Oldschool Chinese food
In the red brick building at #64, just a few steps away from Santung Kuo Tieh, is Rumah Makan Siauw A Tjiap. This typical Chinese restaurant serves up dishes to share at classic round tables. Their extensive menu offers a wide range of Chinese classics, ikan gurami (gurame fish) (IDR 70.000) is their speciality.