Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah, celebrates classic Indo-Colonial cuisine with Reunion Rijsttafel


Guests of the Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah can now experience the iconic family-style rijsttafel at the hotel’s Djaman Doeloe Resto & Bar.

SURABAYA from Indonesia, November 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Djaman Doeloe Resto & Bar today unveils an exceptional dining experience for diners and guests at Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah. Launched this week, the restaurant announces “Reunion Rijsttafel”, the first family-style rijsttafel lunch menu in Surabaya inspired by centuries-old colonial culinary extravagance.

Indonesian Rijsttafel Reunion Package at Djaman Doeloe Resto and Bar

Rijsttafel, or “rice table”, is one of the last legacies of the Dutch colonization of Indonesia. It refers to a large meal consisting of an array of traditional Indonesian dishes from across the archipelago. The extravagant party is often accompanied by traditional artistic performances and was a popular social routine that brought together groups of friends, family and colleagues during colonial times.

Feel the nostalgia through authentic Indonesian dishes

With “Reunion Rijsttafel” at Djaman Doeloe Resto & Bar, Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah seeks to bring this precious culinary heritage. The feast offers diners a variety of the best Indonesian cuisine dishes such as Lumpia Semarang, Iga Sapi Sambal Matah, Mie Godok Jogja, Gurame Bumbu Cobek, Sate Ayam Madura and Garang Asem Ayam Kampung, served with a handful of sambals and selections of aromatic rice.

Traditional dances will open the dining experience of the rijsttafel in the restaurant, with waiters dressed in traditional clothes Kebaya Jawa and Lourik, while delivering dishes in bakul or a traditional hand-woven basket used to transport food. This rijsttafel lunch is complemented by the classic contemporary vibe at Djaman Doeloe Resto & Bar, designed to bring back fond memories of the old days of Surabaya.

“Reunion Rijsttafel represents the very heart of what we do at Djaman Doeloe Resto & Bar. True to our namesake, which means ‘Old Time’, we seek to recreate authentic dining experiences from the past through renowned Indonesian dishes and specialties, ”said Alamsyah Jo, General Manager of The Westin Surabaya and Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah. “At Djaman Doeloe Resto & Bar, customers can experience a variety of spices, herbs, colors and rich flavors that make Indonesian cuisine even more special.”

The large rijsttafel lunch, consisting of 4 hearty dishes and a welcome drink, is available in two categories, namely Reunion Risjttafel for the 4-person package and the 6-person package, both offered at 170,000 IDR/ pax.

Customers interested in discovering the charming indocolonial tradition can make a reservation at (031) 99150000 / 0813-3190-0752 (Whatsapp) or Instagram @fourpointssurabayapakuwon. Rijsttafel meeting is available every day from noon to 10 p.m., with a full menu available here.

About Djaman Doeloe Resto and Bar

Located on the M3 floor of the Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah, Djaman Doeloe Resto and Bar offers an Indonesian-style ambience to provide guests with the experience of eating the best Indonesian cuisines “di jaman dulu”. A variety of traditional Indonesian ornaments can be found in the place, such as gerobak, alu and wayang ornaments. All waiters and associates wear traditional Indonesian uniforms, including kebaya and lurik. During breakfast, the waiters hit “kentongan” and shout out specials of the day. Open every day at 6 a.m. – 10 p.m., for more information or to book, please contact (031) 99150000 / 0813-3190-0752 (Whatsapp) or visit our Instagram at @fourpointssurabayapakuwon.

About Four Points by Sheraton

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Firman Indra Rusindriansyah
Complex Marketing Communications Director – The Westin Surabaya and Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah
Phone. : +62 81393211841
Email: [email protected]

Tessa Zelyana Hidayat
Complex Assistant Marketing Communication Manager – The Westin Surabaya and Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah
Phone. : +62 87839943773
Email: [email protected]

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