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Socrates Vegan Hut

Jl. Airlangga no. 14C, Medan 20112, Indonesia
+62 811-612-254
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Indonesian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Jl. Airlangga no. 14C, Medan 20112, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

TL;DR eat here its fantastic! Whole menu is vegan and whole menu is delicious. We loved this place so much we came for lunch And dinner. The owner Benny helped us get an uber from the restaurant as he said it was safer than regular...More

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Even tough the restaurant is located in a street and doesn't look elegant for outside, you will be surprised with the interior of the restaurant and it's cleanliness. We were stunned to experience the homely environment and it's delicious food. It's a highly recommended food...More

Thank Ramesh D
StellaM877, General Manager at Socrates Vegan Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for you kind review and we are happy that you are satisfied with us :)

Reviewed 23 February 2017

Our food was amazing - absolutely loved all 4 dishes we tried (mostly because we couldn't decide). All vegan, and mostly vegetables or tofu/tempeh (not fluttered with faux meats) with great Indonesian flavors. The staff didn't speak the most English, but nothing that Google translate...More

Thank Morgan B
StellaM877, General Manager at Socrates Vegan Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for you kind review and we are happy that you are satisfied with us :)

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Probably the only real vegan "restaurant" in town, instead of just another vegetarian joint. Its a cute little place own by a family of vegan anthusiast, i myself am not a vegan, not even close, but this is one of my favourite place, the food...More

Thank WinraJunus
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I've come to the restaurant several times and it never disappoint me. The place it self it not too far from the main street of Jl. Kh Zainul Arifin.. From Sun Plaza, you need to walk for 5 minutes to reach the destination. When you...More

Thank Xtine1412
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Very surprising to found this tiny lovely place in Medan. Lovely ambience. Great food. Friendly owner.. very relaxing place. The only thing we have a bit of complaint is the food came too long. We ordered satay for our appetizer yet come as our 'dessert'...More

Thank nadia w
Reviewed 5 August 2016

What i love about this place is the atmosphere. It's a vegetarian restaurant. Although I'm not a vegetarian, but I really like to visit here. You can enjoy your food while reading the books that are displayed there while enjoying the calming atmosphere. The place...More

2  Thank Xtine1412
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Great ambience and very good food. A unique place to eat in the middle of antiques and library. The owner is a very knowledgeable and good host. Anyone visits Medan I suggest them to visit this restaurant to enjoy a great taste of truly vegetarian...More

1  Thank Vinayakbs
Reviewed 14 February 2016

The restaurant It is not upscale as some chain restaurants are, rather Indonesian-funky. All the tables are from lovely wood and the walls are brown to give the impression of a traditional home (Vegan Hut). It doesn't give the impression of being super clean but...More

1  Thank niessensan
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Socrates is my all time favorite restaurant in Medan. Pak Benny who runs it has the most pleasant and conducive setting for the hungry bibliophile. It amazes me how often the menu changes with interesting innovations by Pak Benny and his team.

1  Thank Janarthani A
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Airlangga no. 14C, Medan 20112, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 811-612-254
A local brand, provides wide variety of vegan food since 2005, with homey and comfortable atmosphere. Our motto is 'eat.Read.Think' which inspire us to create a cafe-library restaurant.
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