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Pho 24 (Vietnam Restaurants - Jakarta)

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Pho 24 is a chain of Vietnamese restaurants with several locations in Asia. Specializing in Pho, it belongs to a major conglomerate in Vietnam which is also the owner of Highlands Coffee.

H5 (Howdy Hello Hola Hey Ho!) Level 5 Grand Indonesia

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H5 (Howdy Hello Hola Hey Ho!) is a restaurant with a complicated name. I had to ask the waiter where I was because as I wanted to write my review, I could not find the name of the place The name could be a reference to Happy 5, which is the nickname for a party drug in Malaysia ( Nimetazepam ). Since H5 is owned by the OPCO group , behind the nightclubs Domain and Embassy , it would not be impossible. OPCO is also the owner of some popular restaurants like Yellow Fin or Portico .

Café Labu - Vietnam Valley

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Café Labu "Vietnam Valley" is a Vietnamese restaurant in Jalan Labu, right in front of Jayakarta Hotel. On a Saturday night, at 10.30pm, there was only one other table with customers. The waiters were a bit slow and cold at first, but after I started asking questions in Indonesian, they became more friendly and helpful. Apparently it was not the best time for a visit since many dishes on the menu were not available. They promised us that it if we had come for lunch, we wouldn't have had the same problem. We chose the Duck Spring Rolls (4 for Rp33k), the Phở (beef noodle soup for Rp30k), the Bánh Cuốn (roll with pork for Rp22k), and Fried Rice with Beef (Rp30k). The portions were quite big, I think one appetizer + one dish for one person is too much and it should be shared. Apart from the beef with rice, for which the meat was not tender at all, all the other dishes tasted good. If I must compare though, Lang Viet restaurant (near Dharmawangsa Square) seems to be a bette