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3 Rooftop Cafes in South Jakarta

By Isny Dewi R

01 September 2020

Recommendations for rooftop cafes in South Jakarta with cozy atmosphere that are perfect for hang out.

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Rooftop cafes in Jakarta have recently become a favorite hangout place for people in numerous cities, including Jakarta. Yes, eating your favorite food with friends while enjoying the stunning view from a height is indeed exciting. So it's no wonder that now many rooftop cafes have sprung up in the capital. If you are planning to meet up with friends, Check In Jakarta will share recommendations for rooftop cafes in South Jakarta with cozy atmosphere that are perfect for hang out. Don't forget to always comply with the applicable health protocols!
1. Rocketz Live Coffee
You can find this rooftop cafe in Tebet area, South Jakarta, precisely on the 4th floor of The Nyaman Hotels. Rocketz Live Coffee is divided into two areas, indoor and outdoor. The outdoor area of ​​this cafe is decorated in such a way as to add to the cozy atmosphere, such as the floor which is covered with synthetic grass, as well as ornamental plants that vine in the cafe windows. Here, you can hang out while looking at the amazing sunset view.
Photo source: Instagram @rocketzjakarta
The menu served at Rocketz Live Coffee is also quite diverse. There are snacks such as croquettes, to heavy foods such as fried rice, pasta, geprek chicken, and more. As for the drinks, the rooftop cafe in Tebet provides a wide range of coffees and other refreshing drinks such as mojito, to coconut sugar klepon iced.
Before coming, we recommend you to reserve the place first via WhatsApp number listed below.
Rocketz Live Coffee
Address: 4th Floor The Nyaman Hotesl, Jalan Tebet Barat 8 No. 14, Tebet, South Jakarta
Phone: 0813-1607-0013 (WA only)
Operational hours: Every day 07.00 to 23.00 WIB
Instagram: @rocketzjakarta
2. Roti Bakar Kemang
The cafe that has been around since 2014 can be found on Jalan Ampera Raya 5B, in South Jakarta. The rooftop area is on the third floor with ornamental plants around it. Even though it's not too spacious, it's quite comfortable to eat delicious toast with friends while enjoying the surrounding view.
Photo source: Instagram @rotibakarkemang
Here, you can order toast with a wide selection of toppings, some of which are quite popular, like KitKat Green Tea, Koko Krunch, cheese, corned beef, and Nutella. Roti Bakar Kemang also provides other menus that are worth a try, such as fried rice, seafood boiled kwetiaw, fettucini carbonara, etc. Meanwhile, for drinks, you can order pandan ice coffee, boba Thai tea, or Cookies n Cream Milkshake which can quench your thirst in hot weather.
During the transition period, Roti Bakar Kemang can be visited by making reservation first via WhatsApp number listed below.
Roti Bakar Kemang
Address: Jl. Ampera Raya No. 5B, Pejaten Bar., Ps. Sunday, South Jakarta
Phone: 0811-878-794
Opening hours: Every day 09.00 to 03.00 WIB
Instagram: @rotibakarkemang
3. Magia Coffee
If you often take the MRT, maybe you have often seen this rooftop cafe in South Jakarta. Located not far from Haji Nawi MRT Station, there is a cafe with a big sign that reads SMILE standing on the rooftop of the cafe. Yes, that is the hallmark of Magia Coffee.
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Even though it is not very big, this cafe consists of four floors, so it has a lot of capacity. Each floor also has a different target. The first floor is an air-conditioned smoking area, while the second floor is an air-conditioned non-smoking area that is suitfor those of you who want to have me time or work comfortably, while the rooftop area is a smoking area that you can visit with friends.
For the menu. Magia Coffee provides various coffees, snacks, patisseries, to heavy meals. This rooftop coffee shop does not provide a parking area, so it is highly recommended to take public transportation!
Magia Coffee
Address: Jl. RS. Fatmawati Raya No.5, Cipete Selatan, Cilandak, South Jakarta
Phone: 0817-6969-030
Opening hours: Sunday - Thursday: 09.00 - 23.00, Friday & Saturday: 09.00 - 24.00 WIB

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