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Rumah Makan Bintang

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Jln. Taruma 15, Medan 20112, Indonesia
+62 61 4517712
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Look likes a cheap restaurant but is not. Fish is very small but cost 90.000 idr. There is no pricelist so ask first before ordering

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Samosir
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

I always referred to this Restaurant as the Star Restaurant, which was sometimes confusing when using a new driver or a taxi. When looking at the name carefully a few days ago I had to correct myself as it clearly reads RM Bintang. It is one of my favorite places for a quick and very good lunch in Medan and... More 

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Thank HorasSamosir
Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Just landed at Kuala Namu on 11:00 a.m., me and 3 colleagues rushed to Medan for lunch. The driver told that this resto was one of the best in Medan, so he drove us there. The seat almost full when we arrived. We asked what the special menu there and they said "bawal steam", so we ordered 3, with others... More 

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Thank Kun W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Had many take-aways from this restaurant when I was a school kid. The steamed white pomfret (ikan bawal stim) is the signature dish. Food here is tasty without overpowering your taste buds, as with other Indonesian food restaurants (especially Padang food).

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Thank Willy N
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Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Visit this place for lunch with couple of friends. Their specialties is the steam fish - small portion enough for 1 person. Other menu are standard so make sure that you eat the steam fish.

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Thank Nongki W
jakarta
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

my fave menu bawal, enak, ga amis, but...don't be surprise when you pay. a bit over price. comparing with the non AC resto even though menu wise are very delicious

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Thank enjelita j
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

When we reach this resto. ..please write this menu in your table. ....bawal putih (white) steam. ....Shrimp galah. ...and ayam goreng. ...also sayur mentimun. ....please give value for the taste

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Thank IsnanPakde
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2014

Price a bit steep since I last visited but the service and food is great. The fried chicken and the fish is delicious.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 August 2014

Special menu at this place is their Silver Pomfret Steam Cooking. It is steamed with soy sauce ans soy peanuts with chili chops. Taste heavenly in your mouth! I did not give extra ratings since it is the only food that I think worth value in this restaurant. Other options are ok with nothing special.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Indonesian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. Taruma 15, Medan 20112, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 61 4517712

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