Holidays to Pekanbaru are not just playing or visiting interesting places. There are still many choices of Pekanbaru culinary tourism that you can visit in this city.
Want to enjoy legendary culinary specialties to a romantic dinner you can get. Here are 16 recommendations for the best culinary places in Pekanbaru that you must visit:
List of Popular Pekanbaru Culinary Places
This restaurant can be an alternative for those of you who want to try unusual culinary delights. Because at Kayu Manis Resto you can enjoy various preparations of venison.
Starting from steak, barbeque, kwetiau and various other delicious dishes are also available not only deer. Even more interesting with the concept of a restaurant that combines nature and art.
The building looks antique with various artistic ornaments such as paintings and sculptures. Many tourists are amazed and call the atmosphere of this restaurant like some of the famous Bali tourist attractions.
For matters of taste, of course you don’t need to doubt anymore. You can taste the delicious deer meat and other dishes while enjoying the beautiful atmosphere. This delicious Pekanbaru culinary tourist spot is perfect for you to visit with your family.
|Address||Jl. Dwikora No.14, Sukamaju, Sail, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||09.00 WIB – 21.00 WIB|
|Price||IDR 56,000.00 per pax minimum 25|
Pekanbaru Sundanese Chef
For those of you who come with a group and want to enjoy Sundanese cuisine, you can come to Koki Sunda Pekanbaru. This restaurant is often a tourist bus rental subscription for its guests to dine.
The menus available are of course Indonesian dishes and more Sundanese dishes. The taste is definitely delicious and there are many choices that you can adjust to your taste.
The portion is big enough so you can enjoy it with a group. However, the price is quite expensive if you come directly without using the services of a travel agency.
|Address||Jl. Gen. Sudirman, Central Tangerang, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||11.00 WIB – 22.00 WIB|
|Price||Starting from IDR 5,000.00|
Original Kapau Rice
Although it is one of the typical Padang foods, you can also find Nasi Kapau in Pekanbaru. One of them is at the very famous Nasi Kapau Asli Restaurant.
The flavors of the side dishes and curry available are very authentic, just like the ones in Padang. Dishes that become favorites of visitors are of course the rendang and tambunsu which are already very iconic.
It’s even more delicious when you eat it with Padang jangek crackers. Guaranteed you will be addicted and forget to diet at that time.
|Address||Jl. KH. Wahid Hasyim, Sumailang, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||06.00 WIB – 15.30 WIB|
|Price||Average IDR 20,000.00 per serving|
For those of you who want a snack at night, you must visit Martabak Purnama. This one martabak shop sells egg and moonlit martabak typical of Medan which is famous for being delicious.
There are various menu options that you can try. But among all of them, the egg martabak filled with mushroom beef and mushroom chicken is the most favorite.
The filling is thick and the taste of the skin is crunchy and it makes you addicted. The moonlit martabak is no less delicious than the plate martabak which is a typical Medan food.
|Address||Tangkerang Tengah, Kec. Marpoyan Damai, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||16.00 WIB – 00.00 WIB|
|Price||IDR 45,000.00 – IDR 70.000,00|
If you want to enjoy the atmosphere of Bali, you don’t have to come to Bali directly. Just come to Jimbaran Resto, you can already feel the very romantic feel of Bali.
For the menu, there are not only Balinese specialties such as Jimbaran fried rice. There is also an Italian menu, as well as contemporary snacks that can accompany your relaxing evening.
Another characteristic of this unique Pekanbaru culinary tourist spot is the presence of a swimming pool in the cafe area. This place is perfect for you to visit with your partner while staying at the available villas.
|Address||Jl. Putri Indah Mg. Peace, Bukit Raya, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||06.00 WIB – 01.00 WIB|
|Price||Starting from IDR 25,000.00|
Kimteng Coffee Shop
Kimteng coffee shop is one of the legendary coffee shops in Pekanbaru. This place has been established since 1950 and is still able to maintain quality even though it has been 3 generations.
The favorite menu at this coffee shop is Kopi O and also Kopi Susu. Usually the coffee beans they use are coffee from Jambi and Kerinci. The taste and aroma are not inferior to coffee from Kampoeng Kopi Banaran Semarang.
Besides coffee, you can also try srikaya jam toast to accompany delicious coffee from Kedai Kimteng. This coffee shop is always busy with visitors, especially on weekends.
|Address||Jl. Senapelan, Kampung Bandar, Senapelan, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||06.30 WIB – 12.00 WIB|
|Price||IDR 8,000.00 – IDR 10,000.00|
Mr Abbas’s Restaurant
The next recommendation is a Pekanbaru culinary tour to Pak Abbas Restaurant which serves fried chicken as its mainstay menu. The chicken comes from free-range chicken with a special secret fried spice.
There is also a typical Pekanbaru food menu and a variety of chili sauces that add to your meal. The atmosphere of the restaurant is also very beautiful made of bamboo huts.
Children can also play on the available playground. That way all of your group will be happy and full when visiting this one restaurant.
|Address||Jl. BC. Amen, New Simpang, Handsome, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||09.00 WIB – 20.00 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 5,000.00|
Another legendary place to eat that has been around since the 70s is Rumah Makan Cuik. At first glance the building is very simple and is on the side of the road, but don’t doubt the taste.
This small restaurant has become a regular for officials for lunch. His favorite menu is fish curry and fried fish jam. It was so delicious it didn’t take long for all the menus to run out.
The location of this simple shop is not too far from one of Pekanbaru’s tourist attractions, the Siak Bridge. If interested and curious, just come because this place is only open for a few hours.
|Address||Jl. Yos Sudarso, Sri Meranti, Rumbai, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||11.00 WIB – 15.00 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 15.000,00|
For those of you who want a casual and contemporary dining atmosphere, Parsley Kitchen can be an option. This cafe offers a food menu fine dining delicious with Indonesian taste.
Starting from snacks such as chips to main dishes and coffee, everything is served with expensive restaurant-style dishes. Even so the price is not too expensive and still very affordable.
In terms of atmosphere and taste, this place is very recommended for you. If interested, you can ask the driver from the Avanza Pekanbaru car rental to take you directly to the location.
|Address||Jl. Pattimura, Love of the King, Sail, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||11.00 WIB – 21.00 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 20,000.00|
Even though it’s counted coffee shop New, Krema Koffie is one of the recommended places you should visit. Its branches have spread to several points and have always been a destination for coffee lovers.
The choice of coffee is also diverse, coffee is available roasted from real coffee beans to contemporary iced coffee with various flavors. There are also snacks in the form of cakes that you can make typical Pekanbaru souvenirs for you to take home.
The atmosphere of the place cozy and instagramable, so it’s perfect for hang out relax with friends.
|Address||Jl. Tengku Zainal Abidin No.23, Kota Tinggi, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||07.00 WIB – 23.30 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 15.000,00|
Don’t really like coffee? Just come to Tong Susu. You can enjoy various kinds of dairy products at this cafe hits, just like the one at Cimory Ungaran.
One of the mainstay menus is milk tea and fresh whole milk with various flavors. The sweetness of the cow’s milk is just right and tastes very good. A snack menu is also available to accompany your sip of milk.
Another interesting thing about this place is the concept. The ornaments in Tong Susu have a cowboy feel or an old school atmosphere that makes it even more interesting.
|Address||Jl. Gen. Sudirman No.79, Bukit Raya, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||09.00 WIB – 00.00 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 14,000.00|
First Support Soup
The next legendary restaurant is Sop Tunjang Pertama which is more than 30 years old. The mainstay menu of this place is of course tunjang soup or beef leg soup.
The size is quite large and has a distinctive delicious taste from the beef marrow and broth. The delicacy is no less than Tengkleng which is one of the famous Jogja culinary tours.
Sop Tunjang Pertama itself already has 6 branches spread throughout Pekanbaru. Each branch is always crowded with visitors, not only during lunch time.
|Address||gg. Pinang I No.36, Marpoyan Damai, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||09.00 WIB – 21.30 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 25,000.00|
Hot Selling Coffee Shop
No less than Kimteng, Kedai Kopi Laris is also a legendary coffee shop that has existed since the 1950s. The menu that is the favorite of this place is not only coffee but lontong vegetables or pecal.
The taste of the lontong pecal itself is not inferior to Kak Lin’s vegetable lontong, one of Medan’s favorite culinary tours for tourists. In addition, there are other breakfast menus that are also delicious, namely porridge and toast.
This coffee shop also has many branches around Pekanbaru and is always busy.
|Address||Jl. Dr. Leimena No.26, Sago, Kec. Senapelan, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||07.00 WIB – 17.00 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 8,000.00|
Mr. Jenggot’s Ice Cendol
In the midst of hot weather in Pekanbaru, it is best to enjoy cold drinks such as ice. One of the recommendations that you can try is Es Cendol Pak Jenggot.
The chewy cendol and the savory coconut milk sauce taste delicious when mixed with liquid brown sugar and ice. Your thirst will instantly disappear when you enjoy this bowl of ice cendol.
Even though it’s only at a street vendor, Pak Beard’s ice cendol is a favorite of many people. During holidays and weekends, this ice cendol must always be hunted.
|Address||Jl. Prof. Moh. Yamin, New Town, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||09.00 WIB – 18.00 WIB|
|Price||From IDR 5,000.00|
Miso Mr. Lek
The name miso in question is not Japanese food Miso, but the typical Pekanbaru soto noodle in Miso Pak Lek. The filling, of course, is white noodles or yellow noodles with shredded chicken, just like soto in general.
The delicacy is not much different from soto mie, one of the delicious Bogor specialties. Miso Pak Lek itself has been around since 1974 and the taste has not gone down at all.
The fresh gravy with complete filling feels delicious in the mouth. This menu is perfect for breakfast or lunch after you are satisfied walking around.
|Address||Jl. Thamrin No.135, Suka Maju, Kec. Sail, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||24 hours|
Inyiak Sanang Restaurant
From the name, you can already guess that RM Inyiak Sanang is a Padang restaurant. The favorite menu at this restaurant is beef jerky grilled and soto padang.
The spicy taste of the spices makes you unable to stop eating before you are full. The menu choices are varied and you can adjust it to your taste.
The portion is quite big and can accommodate 4 people at once. So there is nothing to lose if you visit this one restaurant.
|Address||Jl. Yos Sudarso, Umban Sari, Tassel, Pekanbaru City|
|Opening hours||09.00 WIB – 20.00 WIB|
|Price||Starting from IDR 10,000.00|
So, those were some of the favorite recommendations for Pekanbaru culinary attractions that you can visit in Pekanbaru. Actually, there are still many places that you can explore, especially by using the services of Salsa Wisata.
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