It’s like the saying goes: the way to one’s heart is through their stomach. Great food can always lift up the mood and create a stronger bond between you and the person you’re sharing it with.
Well, one of the best ways to boost your mood is by consuming red meat. Aside from reducing anxiety and depression, it also can fuel you with greater energy, so you don’t tire easily and can explore many more activities even after a tiring day.
It also happens that red meat makes a tasty food—preferably as a steak. Whether eaten with friends or with a date, any perfectly cooked juicy steak will immediately put you in a good mood.
Don’t worry, a great steak doesn’t always have to come at an expensive price,. As long as they’re cooked right, you can still have the best meal of your life.
If you’re looking for the best steak restaurants in Jakarta, here are five affordable options you should never miss!
8 Best Affordable Steak Restaurants in Jakarta
Here are some of the top affordable steak restaurants that have captured the hearts and palates of locals and visitors alike.
1. Abuba Steak
Price Range: Rp46,000–Rp300,000
The first on our list of best affordable steaka in Jakarta is Abuba Steak.
This place started as a humble restaurant at Jalan Cipete, before business expanded to open several branches. It has even opened some branches outside of Jakarta due to its popularity.
Other steakhouses might immediately introduce you to their imported options, but Abuba Steak proves that the local cattle can also produce quality steak.
Be sure to try out their Local Tenderloin, served with a side of mixed veggies, fries, and a sauce of your choice.
2. Justus Steakhouse
Price Range: Rp85,000–Rp1,700,000
Location: Jl. Cipete Raya No.3, Cipete Sel., Kec. Cilandak, Kota Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12410
Justus Steakhouse was first established in Bandung. After receiving high enthusiasm from many steak connoisseurs, Jakarta then was chosen for its business expansion.
The steakhouse is known as a great place for families, as it provides a great selection of menu that includes steak, pasta, burgers, and many more.
As for the steak options, you can find various types of steak from chicken steak to big cut prime steak such as their 1,000-gram US Prime Porterhouse.
Even better, Justus Steakhouse also allows you to personalize your steak servings. You can choose the type of potato you want, ranging from french fries, potato wedges, waffle potatoes, and mashed potato. Along with that, you’ll also get to choose your own sauce and vegetables.
3. Cutt & Grill
Price Range: Rp65,000–Rp1,450,000
While most of us are satisfied with simple tasty foods, Cutt & Grill will take your standard to another level.
With branches spread across Jakarta, the restaurant is known for its great selection of delicious grilled beef that comes with great presentation—like their must-try hanging kebabs.
The high-quality meats come various price ranges, suitable for people with different tastes. You can choose from their selection of Australian meat or dry-aged USDA, or try out their signature specialties such as roasted bone marrow, wagyu burgers, or various kinds of pasta.
4. B’Steak Grill & Pancake
Price Range: Rp32,500–Rp888,500
Location: Jl. Green Ville Blok AS No.32, RT.9/RW.14, Duri Kepa, Kec. Kb. Jeruk, Kota Jakarta Barat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 11510
A hybrid of steak and pancake house, the restaurant offers a little bit of everything.
To satisfy your red meat craving, you should try getting their Texas Style Wagyu Brisket. The menu comes with a side of garlic brioche, pickles, grilled corn, southern carolina sauce, and potato and vegetable of your choice.
If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, there’s a great selection of food you can choose from their menu. From Asian, American, Australian, Mexican, to Italian cuisine, you can find them all here.
5. La Posta Taste of Argentina
Price Range: Rp35,000–Rp3,800,000
Location: 13, Jl. Karet Pasar Baru Timur 5 No.25, RT.12/RW.11, Karet Tengsin, Kecamatan Tanah Abang, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10250
Have you ever tried Argentinian cuisine? Killing two birds with one stone, you can try out Argentinian food and satisfy your steak craving at La Posta Taste of Argentina!
Argentinians are notable for their ability to process red meat, proven by their selection of both boneless and bone-in steaks.
Their Salt Crusted Beef Ribs are so perfectly seasoned it can go without any typical steak sauce. Be sure to also get their Provoleta Grilled Cheese on the side; it might not be your typical steak side dish, but it pairs perfectly with the meat.
Interestingly, pork lovers can even get a whole suckling pig for themselves. Weighed about five kilos, the pork will be slow-roasted to perfection. You’ll have to order 48 hours in advance to be able to enjoy this meal, though!
6. Warung Steak ‘N Shake
Price Range: Rp18,000-Rp84,000
Location: Jl. Bang Pitung No.30A, RT.5/RW.1, Sukabumi Utara, Kec. Kb. Jeruk, Kota Jakarta Barat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12220
Waroeng Steak & Shake has numerous branches scattered throughout Indonesia, offering the opportunity to savor delicious yet affordable steaks. The menu here is quite diverse, featuring options such as chicken steak, sirloin steak, cordon bleu, spaghetti, and rice bowls. Uniquely, you can order steaks coated with crispy flour. Prices start from around Rp 20,000. For those interested, the operating hours are from 11:30 AM to 8:30 PM, except on Fridays when it opens at 1:00 PM until 8:30 PM.
7. Kapten Steak
Price Range: Rp50,000 – Rp100,000
Location: Jl. Danau Sunter Utara Nomor 54 Sunter Agung, Tanjung Priok, Kota Jakarta Utara.
Kapten Steak could be considered as one of the delightful steak restaurants worth visiting at weekend. The restaurant offers a diverse menu, ranging from tenderloin steak to T-bone steak. With reasonably affordable prices, you can choose your preferred sauce and level of doneness to suit your taste. During the weekend, Captain Steak is open from 11:00 AM to 11:30 PM. However, on weekdays or from Monday to Thursday, its operating hours are from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
8. Warung Steak 76
Price Range: Around Rp50,000
Location: Jl. Kyai H. Syahdan Number 16, Palmerah District, West Jakarta.
The residents of Palmerah may already be familiar with this steak restaurant. The establishment offers a variety of steaks made from beef, chicken, and fish, with prices ranging around Rp 50,000. What sets it apart is the option to order steaks with the addition of rice, not just potatoes. Additionally, the menu includes other options such as fried rice, fried noodles, and various vegetable dishes like capcay. For those who interested, Warung Steak 76 is open every day from 09:30 AM to 10:30 PM.
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Writer: Sheila Lalita
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