Soto corner in Indonesia

Soto Betawi

Soto Betawi H. Maruf

Jalan Pramuka Nomor 64, Matraman,

Kota Jakarta Timur, DKI Jakarta


Price: €€


When discussing legendary Soto restaurants, this restaurant will definitely come up! Established in 1943, the authentic Soto Betawi of this restaurant has become the favorite of many famous figures in Indonesia, including President Joko Widodo himself. The original branch of the restaurant is located in Taman Ismail Marzuki, but due to the cultural centre’s revitalization efforts, it is closed. But don’t worry! This restaurant has many branches in Jakarta, one of which is located at the address above. One portion of Soto Betawi here costs Rp42.000 or around €2.50.

Soto Lamongan

Soto Lamongan Cak Har

Jl. DR.Ir.H.Soekarno (MERR),

Surabaya 60111 Indonesia


Price: €



Located in the heart of Surabaya city, this restaurant serves what has been touted by many as one of the best Soto Lamongan. This claim shows in the numbers, as on its busiest day, this restaurant reportedly sells 1000 bowls of Soto per day. One portion of Soto Lamongan with rice costs Rp21.000 or €1.22.

Soto Medan

Rumah Makan Sinar Pagi

Jl. Sei Deli no. 2D,

Medan 20152 Indonesia


Price: €


‘Rumah Makan Sinar Pagi’ is one of the most legendary restaurants in Medan, having been frequented by celebrities and presidents. With a variety of options such as chicken, beef, and tripe, the Soto Medan is the most well-known menu. One portion of Soto Medan with rice costs Rp28.000 or €1.62.