Ragusa Es Italia: An Italian Legendary Ice Cream in Jakarta

Ragusa Italian Ice Cream is located at Jalan Veteran I No 10 This is the Ice Cream that has existed since the Dutch colonial era. Two Italian brothers, Luigi and Vicenzo Ragusa, are starting their business to create an ice cream business in Batavia in 1932

Initially, the two Italian brothers open their shop at Pasar Gambir. In 1947, they decided to open Ragusa Ice Cream shop in the Citadelweg (Now Jl. Veteran I) which also serve as the main factory. This effort continues to be widened by opening outlets throughout Jakarta. Too bad, the other shops is no longer survive.

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Since 1932, Ragusa Ice cream is not using any preservatives in the processing of ice cream. In addition to enjoying the ice cream, we also can order other foods that are sold in front of the Ragusa like Otak – otak, Satay, and Mie Juhi. In addition there is also street performer sometimes who sang melodious voice from the old time song.

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How to get here (see the route map):

From Cikini/Gondangdia go to platform 1 and take the Blue Line/Red Line heading to Jakarta Kota then stop at Juanda Station and take a 9 minutes walk to the South

From Tanah Abang go to platform 3/5 and take Yellow Line heading to Manggarai and change to platform 3/5 and take the Blue Line/Red Line heading to Jakarta Kota  then stop at Juanda Station and take a 9 minutes walk to the South

From Sudirman go to platform 2 and take the Yellow Line heading to Manggarai and change to platform 3/5 and take the Blue Line/Red Line heading to Jakarta Kota  then stop at Juanda Station and take a 9 minutes walk to the South

See the link map or the map below

Ragusa Italian Ice Cream Map

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