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Pondok Kakap

Jln. Dr Ismail no. 33a, Pontianak 78121, Indonesia
+62 561733
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good61%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (21 reviews)
“crab” (12 reviews)
“ikan” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Indonesian, Halal
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Jln. Dr Ismail no. 33a, Pontianak 78121, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For me this is the best seafood restaurant in town. Their special menu ia crab with XO sauce and Pakis XO is one of my favorite.

Thank j0n007
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A popular place for business and family dinner. The food was good and they have quite a variety of seafood cooked in different manner. A place recommended to consider for aircon dinning.

Thank Bevanchen14
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Been looking for some local dish with superb taste, found myself in this resto. The selangin grilled fish is awesome. Tender flesh, with traditional malay-chinese herb and seasoning. But the king of the menu here is, for me, definitely the smoke crab.... Its super tasty......More

Thank Stefanus N
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

First day we arrived in Pontianak, we come to this restaurant to have dinner all together. We heard that the President of Relublic Indonesia, Joko Widodo, has also come to this Pondok Kakap. Yes, the restaurant has so many table and chair, they also provide...More

Thank yopiefranz
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

High price with good quality and taste. You can order some menu to share with others (your friends or your family). This is halal restaurants.

Thank Ria S
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I came upon Pondok Kakap while searching through Tripadvisor listings. It was not disappointing at all. We ordered their signature dish which was Mud Crab. The crabs were big and meaty. Simply delicious. Would definitely recommend to anyone who loves seafood!

Thank 516oliviat
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Anyone visit Pontianak should stop by and try the smoked crab from Pondok Kakap resto. It's delicious! Highly recommended!!

Thank Ketty K
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Chinesse Tea, ordered by my guests from Japan. Mr. Saito Kaoru and Ms. Mei Saito was original Chinesse tea. Served when it warm. We shared togother before having dinner

Thank Teguh_Panglima
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Must have when in Pontianak, even though a little pricy, but worth it, must have their most famous kepiting asap, taste outstanding, clean and nice environment, their steam fish also good, located in quite area, but still in town center, many selection of seafood.

Thank Swandi L
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We loved the yam pakis and kepiting asap. During durian season, there is an uncle that sells durian in front of the restaurant. You can buy, ask him to open and you can eat in the restaurant too. Some says he also sells very good...More

Thank nickyellow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. Dr Ismail no. 33a, Pontianak 78121, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Kalimantan  >  West Kalimantan  >  Pontianak
  • Phone Number: +62 561733
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