Category Archives: Indonesian

Duangrat’s Oriental Food Mart

Duangrat’s Oriental Food Mart, 5888 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041, 703-578-0622 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | Ylp] Previous review 3. Lara Lee, Coconut and Sambal: Recipes from my Indonesian Kitchen. Yes, I have been … Continue reading

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Jakarta bleg

What should I look at? Where should I eat? Your advice is very much welcome and I thank you in advance. And do any of you know where I can go to hear gamelan music? Originally posted on Marginal Revolution … Continue reading

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Vietnam Imports

Vietnam Imports, 922 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA, Rt. 7, right next to Panjshir, 703-867-9635, ask for Lilian (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Yelp] Yes they cook Indonesian food, home cooking, the real thing, … Continue reading

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Mostly I save up my Indonesian urges for when I am in other places, most of all the Netherlands. But if you are going to order Indonesian, no matter where you are, go for the Rijstafel (Ricetable), which offers a … Continue reading

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East Chateau

East Chateau, 146 Maple Avenue, Vienna, VA, 703-255-2588 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) Mostly Pan-Asian, with an emphasis on boring Chinese, but they have a few Indonesian dishes, plus I want to pad this section (Indonesian) a … Continue reading

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Sarinah Satay House

Sarinah Satay House, web site, 512A S. Van Dorn Street, Alexandria, VA, 703-370-4313, in the same strip mall, Van Dorn Station, which also has Savio’s. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | City Paper | food-plan | … Continue reading

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Sabang, web site, 2504 Ennalls Avenue, Wheaton, MD, 301-942-7859, usually open (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | City Paper | food-plan | openlist | Yelp | Gayot] This area has no first rate Indonesian place, but … Continue reading

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Cafe Asia

Café Asia (web site), 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 703-741-0870 (also 1720 Eye Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-659-2696) (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | WaPo | City Paper | Citysearch | Gayot | Yelp] Now … Continue reading

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