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Basic Instinct, a French Restaurant with The Great Gatsby Atmosphere

By Isny Dewi R

21 October 2019

Basic Instinct established itself as a specialist in contemporary French cuisine.

Serving contemporary French cuisine in ornate interior that will reminds you of The Great Gatsby, Basic Instinct has been there since July 2018 in SCBD area, South Jakarta. With black and gold accents, the interior of this French fine dining is carefully designed to complement every dining experience. From carefully chosen tableware to exceptional service, your visit to the Basic Instinct Culinary is guaranteed to be a pleasure.

Thanks to the experience of the owner who has enjoyed a variety of culinary delights from around the world, Basic Instinct was born which established itself as a specialist in contemporary French cuisine. The owner believes that food is like art. Every food has its own taste and should be appreciated. Therefore, Basic Instinct is always processing food without using additional seasoning.

As a French restaurant, It is unfortunate if you do not taste the French dishes. One of them that you should try is Pan Seared Foie Gras (Rp. 270,000), with such a lavish presentation. This menu contains a goose liver that is placed on top of sliced ​​green apples smeared in caramel and then covered by a gelee consommer, and there are small pieces of fruit covered in orange and balsamic sauce.

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Another very tempting menu is the Risotto Lobster Bisque with Hokkaido Scallop and Prawn (Rp. 210,000). The dish has the taste of a traditional French soup that is creamy and very delicious when eaten. For closing, Mango Panacotta (Rp 95,000) is the right choice. Classic panna cotta with smooth and fresh mangoes harmonized with a variety of tropical fruits on top and vanilla ice cream.

On certain days, Basic Instinct also offers Seasonal Menu that is made using seasonal ingredients. To accompany the visitors' dining moments, Basic Instinct also presents live music that makes the atmosphere more elegant.

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Basic Instinct
Lot 22 SCBD, Jl. Jend. Sudirman No.Kav 52-53, Jakarta Selatan

Open Hours:

Setiap hari: 10.30 – 00.00 WIB

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Phone: 021 - 5140 2121