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Warung Bu Kris

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1 Jalan Abdul Wahab Siamin | Ruko Villa Bukit Mas, RO -01, Surabaya 60225, Indonesia
+62 31 5611010
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Jakarta
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ayam penyet, garang asem, and simple ice tea. It was ok for me, nothing special. I came just to taste the food as it is quite popular among locals.

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Thank dtravelatte
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm so really impressed with kuah rawon here. I don't know what's the right word for 'kuah' in English. But actually I just ordered penyetan, and then my friend ask me if I want order 'kuah rawon' and then I just little bit confused, penyetan with kuah rawon? Just so strange I thought. But when I tried, the 'kuah rawon'... More 

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Thank Debora Hana M
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I like spicy food in here.... really nice food... My friends from thailand also really like the food...

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Thank Gideon P
Surabaya
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Overall the foods provided are tasty and spicy, very suitable with local tongue. Many choices of the Penyetan in the menu, makes the visitors not easily boring, including the beverage as well. The obstacles are the restaurant floor is not clean enough, air inside is smelly (not enough air circulation), and sometimes during we are enjoying the food, there are... More 

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Thank Felix L
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

delicious food. love the penyetan and the sambal. Crowded with lots of customer. good food. suitable for foodies.

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Thank Kehlien_22
Surabaya, Indonesia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Fans of sambal penyetan must try this one. I always bring my guest from out of Surabaya to have lunch here and they really like it. The taste of the sambal is very great and unique that you can't find in any other warung. So many choice penyetan, my favorites are Empal and Bakwan penyet. The place are very crowded... More 

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Thank Christian_Joq
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

During hot day, make sure you order sayur asam. A dish of water spinach, sweet corn, peanuts and sour reddish soup ready to freshen you up. Don't forget tempe goreng or tahu goreng and Javanese recipe fried chicken. Get ready being amazed by their tasty menu!

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Thank Yohanes W
Surabaya, Indonesia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

You can eat many kinds of deep fried foods, such as chicken, tempe, tahu, bakso, eggs, etc. with sambals. It is like a home cooking foods here. Overall, it is hard to say NOT GOOD to the foods. Price is also not expensive

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Thank LydiaW78
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Bu Kris has the good sambal with various additional topping like meat ball, fried chicken, tofu, tempe, etc. You can request the level of sambal. They also have many branch in Surabaya and Jakarta. And other menu beside sambal like Chicken Soup Dont miss it if you come to Surabaya.

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Thank LilisHerlina
Malang
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

For me, it is good to spend your time enjoying sambal Bu Kris but too little sambal to satisfy your desire about sambal. More variant of sambals would be better

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Asian, Indonesian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jalan Abdul Wahab Siamin | Ruko Villa Bukit Mas, RO -01, Surabaya 60225, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  East Java  >  Surabaya
  • Phone Number: +62 31 5611010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?