Gonggong Snails is one type of seafood which has low fat and rich with protein. The Gonggong Snails is very famous in Batam and Riau Islands. It is a must food to eat if you had the chance to visit Batam
Well, finding a restaurant that sells Gonggong snails in Jakarta is not an easy task. It is very hard to find. I’ve found the restaurant which sells Gonggong snails in in Kelapa Gading.
When I know that there is restaurant selling Gonggong snails in Sawah Besar, my attention finally move to that restaurant and I want to try it. It is located not far from the famous Medan Baru Restaurant. Located on Jl. Krekot Bunder Raya No. 52, the Rumah Makan Gonggong is indeed selling Gonggong as a mainstay menu. However, this restaurant did not just sell Gonggong snails and other kind of seafood. They also sell kind of menu such as chicken based menu.
With a seating capacity of 160 people, this restaurant has two floors, divided between Air Conditioned rooms and non air conditioned room. Rumah Makan Gongging is the restaurant you can not miss
How to get here (see the route map):
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 Sawah Besar Station and take a 7 minutes walk to the Northeast
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 Sawah Besar Station and take a 7 minutes walk to the Northeast
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