So you’ve just arrived, or live in Jakarta and it all feels a little overwhelming with the chaotic traffic, or you don’t know where to relax your mind after a hustle day at work? Well, Jakarta is the capital of one of the world’s largest countries, busy days are quite normal here. However, it’s also the hub which hosts all very reputable discos, sports bars, upscale lounge bars, and much more. So, whether you are an expat, local resident, or a tourist in this crowded city, worry not as there are numerous places to shake your legs and allow your hair utterly till the wee hours within the morning, or simply to relax your nerves after a long busy day.
With its sophisticated uptown vibe, Jakarta has many choices of hangout places to go to – whether to catch up with friends, dine, drink, meet business partners, or just to wind down after a hustle long day at work. The following places are some of my favourite hangout spots in Jakarta. You may have different taste, but please feel free to let me know your recommendations of your favourite places and I would probably add them to the list. Enjoy!
Jl. M.H. Thamrin Kav. 28 – 30, Plaza Indonesia, 5th Floor, E 10, Jakarta Pusat, DKI Jakarta
City Plaza at Wisma Mulia, Jl. Jend Gatot Subroto Kav 42, Central Jakarta, DKI Jakarta
Restaurant Oakwood Premier, Cozmo, Jl. Lingkar, Mega Kuningan, E 4 2 No 1, Central Jakarta, DKI Jakarta
Jl. Pintu Besar Utara No. 14, Fatahilah Park, Kel. Pinangsia, Kec. Taman Sari, West Jakarta, DKI Jakarta
Harvey Nichols, Grand Indonesia, East Mall, Jl. MH Thamrin No 1., Central Jakarta, DKI Jakarta
SCBD Lot 14 , Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 52-53, Jakarta, DKI Jakarta
The Plaza Office Tower, Level 46 Unit C, Jl. M. H. Thamrin Kav. 28-30, Jakarta, DKI Jakarta