Arts Café by Raffles

Feasts inspired by Indonesian flavour

Discover a tableau of art and cuisine, where sights, sounds, textures, and aromas from open kitchens blend to create a delightful sensory experience. Enjoy an elegant buffet, or Continental and Asian à la carte offerings, served in chic surroundings with a backdrop of Hendra Gunawan's vibrant artwork. Savour show kitchen's weekly-rotating menu, including house dry-aged premium cuts, Japanese specials, and his signature take on modern Indonesian delicacies.

  • Daily 6.30am - 10.00am
  • Daily 12.00 noon - 2.30pm
  • Daily 6.00pm - 9.00pm
  • Sunday 12.00 noon - 3.00pm


Meet the Chef

Chef Lukman Hakim

Chef Lukman Hakim is a culinary virtuoso renowned for his exceptional skills and innovative approach. Having cooked in many of the best restaurants in Dubai and Japan, he blends local Indonesian cuisine with international flavours to create a gastronomic adventure. From developing a dedicated Japanese Corner to crafting new menus for The Show Kitchen, Chef Lukman adds his playful twist to the classics. As he explains, “From dry-aged meat to the evolving menu at The Show Kitchen, we aim to challenge the guests’ palates with a playful reinvention of globally-inspired cuisine."


Our Story

Arts Café at Raffles Jakarta is a captivating haven for art enthusiasts and culinary connoisseurs alike. Vibrant paintings adorn the walls, and diners are treated to a gastronomic journey to savour an array of international and local delicacies crafted by culinary maestros. From delectable pastries to sumptuous main courses, each dish is a work of art.

Within the restaurant, two beautifully decorated private rooms offer an inspiring dining experience. These vibrant, comfortable spaces are a setting of rare beauty for family celebrations, anniversaries, business dinners and seasonal events in Jakarta.