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700 Post St. San Francisco CA 94109
(415) 775-1512
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Soe Bin & Yunita started Borobudur Restaurant over 16 years ago at the original location on Geary Street in San Francisco. In 1994, they moved to the present convenient location on Post St. If you come to Borobudur Restaurant, you can find various authentic Indonesian cuisine including tropical drinks from many different regions. Known as San Francisco's most popular Indonesian restaurant....

We serve Indonesian food with its distinctive taste and style of cooking and its wide selection of ingredients and spices, is considered to be one of the finest cuisines in the world.

The Best Bay Area Indonesian Food conveniently located in Downtown SF

* Lunch and Dinner Everyday

* Over 15 Years of Great Food

* Inquire about Catering

Welcome to Borobudur Restaurant, home of "the best Indonesian food in the Bay Area" (Asian Week). Soe Bin and Yunita started Borobudur Restaurant over 15 years ago. We are open 7 days a week, and we are known as San Francisco's most...

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What it lacks in ambience, it makes up for in inexpensive homestyle platters that pack in tables of Indonesian families. Trust us: Order the coconut milk-braised barbecue chicken and string beans in earthy shrimp paste, then mop it all up with flaky roti prata. Can I try your fried marinated beef tripe? Keep an eye on the pepper meter: Level 2 is too much for most round-eyes. Tip: $8 weekday...

Nob Hill resto allows diners a taste of Bali.

Touted in many circles as the best Indonesian restaurant in the city, it's worth pointing out that this no-frills Nob Hill spot is also one of SF's only Indonesian restaurants. Clearly taking...

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Nob Hill locals get a taste of Southeast Asia at this authentic Indonesian restaurant.

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Does not disappoint! I lived in Indonesia for a year and have been craving its food ever since I got back two months ago, and this place is both authentic and delicious!

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We ordered rijstaffel, which each of us got 2 appetizers: yummy spring rolls and a cup of soto ayam (chicken, rice noodle) + 6 kinds of small entree items + rice + a choice of coffee, tea, ice cream, coconut with black sticky rice). The 6 items were beef rendang, chicken satay, curried tempeh & tofu, gado2, chicken with bumbu rujak, curried shrimps and veggies. All were served on small oval...

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Lovely Indonesian cuisine in a pleasant restaurant. I haven't been to this place in over 10 years. They redecorated nicely. Delicious food & good service. I look forward to going again.

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Great place for when you just want something different!

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Not your Dutchman's Rijsttafel

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Borobudur can be found at Post St 700. The following is offered: Restaurants: Malaysian. The entry is present with us since Sep 9, 2010 and was last updated on Nov 14, 2013. In San Francisco there are 3 other Restaurants: Malaysian . An overview can be found here.

Indonesia, aptly dubbed the spice islands centuries ago by European spice traders, is a chain of more than 13,000 beautiful islands stretching across more than 5,000 miles of the equator. Indonesia’s many different islands & regions, from Sumatra in the west to Irian Jaya in the east, have each developed their own traditional culinary dishes. The diversity of each region’s culture, local herbs...

Borobudur is an award winning Indonesian Restaurant. The television show "Check Please" regarded Borobudur as the Best Indonesian Restaurant in the Bay Area. The restaurant was founded by a husband and wife, Soe Bin Ang and Yunita Gouw. Having more than twenty years of experience as Chef of Indonesian cuisine, they have created contemporary authentic Indonesian foods. Through creativity, they...

Come experience home style Indonesian cooking featuring a variety of flavors from across the islands. Indonesia is located at the crossroads of the ancient world, astride the great trade routes between the Middle East and Asia. Wave after wave of traders, adventurers, pirates, and immigrants have been drawn by the riches of these Spice Islands. All brought their native cuisine with them.

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Reservations are taken, but rarely necessary. Do call ahead if you have a large party.

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For a taste of everything, try the rijsttafel, a complete Indonesian family-style dinner that's $25.50 per person for two or more.


Validated parking is available for the lot at 644 Geary Blvd.

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