Last on our plan for a trip to Bandung but very important is food. What is the best food in Bandung, and where are they?
Bandung is famous as one of the best cities for food hunting. Many people visit this city, not for its rich culture nor its beautiful nature but its distinctive food.
Today you can find food from all over the world in Bandung. For example, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian restaurants as well as American franchises such as Mc Donald, KFC, Burger King, Pizza Hut, and Domino Pizza. But I don't think that's what you are looking for if you are a foreigner in Bandung :)
The Sundanese cuisines constitute chicken or gourami fish (seasoned then fried or grilled), gepuk (sliced seasoned fried beef), accompanied with rice wrapped with banana leaves, fried tempe, and tofu, raw vegetables called lalaban, and lots of chili shrimp sauce.
While you are in Bandung, you might want to try classic European and Indonesian dishes. The restaurants on Braga street opened since the 1920s, surviving Dutch and Japanese settlements as well as several economic recessions. They serve authentic dishes since they never change their menu and recipes!
Continue reading about the best food in Bandung ...