Shraya Residence @ 2017 | private policy
Bunga Rampai is an Indonesian Restaurant that located in Menteng area, just around 200 meter from Shraya. At the beginning of their renovation process, turning from an antique colonial building house into a restaurant back in 2006, Bunga Rampai or the construction site (at that time) already caught my attention for its original architecture with unique Mansard roof*.
*Mansard roof, also called a French roof/curb roof characterized by two slopes on each of its sides with the lower slope, punctured by dormer windows, at a steeper angle than the upper.
Above is an image of the house in 1941, taken from Adolf Heuken SJ, Menteng - Kota Taman pertama di Indonesia, Jakarta.
I was visiting the optic shop in Jakarta Eye Center just across the street (at that time, back in 2006). The optician said, “They are renovating the old house turn it into a restaurant”, when I asked. I was intrigued. When they open the restaurant in 2007, it was instantly became one of those place that I love. The experience to dine in Bunga Rampai is delightful. Most of it are because of their exquisite interior (and the architecture of course) and the food. If you tempted to try out Bunga Rampai, there’s nothing wrong to call first, they frequently got booked the whole place for corporates gathering or other event. And do try their Luwak coffee, it’s divine. As for the food, I’ve tasted many of their dishes and never disappoints me. They were adding second and third storey in 2013. Here are some pictures of Bunga Rampai...
With the new decoration after they got renovated in 2013, I was looking for particular painting on their wall. Here it is..(below) the Putri Bunga Rampai or Putri Nusantara. Lovely isn’t she?
Why I was interested with this mural painting? The artist, is a talented young man, who live in the island of Gods. He is Agung Iskandar Zulkarnaen, a Javanese that was born and lives in Bali. To paint this mural art, he stayed at Shraya Residence for nearly a month. He loves to paint, and focused in mural art since 2010. -SK-
All Afo Clove Tree Aku Diponegoro Ancol Andalusian Andrea Hirata Anniversary Annual Event Anomali Coffee Architecture Art Gallery ASEAN Asian Games August Bakoel Koffie Balad Balai Sidang BandB Bappenas Basoeki Abdullah Batavia Batik Beach Bedandbreakfast Belitong Belitung Ben Tanh Bersih Sehat Biji Pala Bioskop Bisshop Blankenberg Blitar BnB Book Bazaar Bookshop Boplo Borneo Bouwploeg Bricklin Bar Cafe Budaya Jawa Buku Bunderan HI Bunga Rampai Burgemeester Bisschopplein Cafe Cap Nyonya Cemetery Cengkeh Center Of Jakarta Central Jakarta Central Java Chinese Restaurant Christian Mara Cikini Cirebon City Of Batik Classic Car Classic Motorbike Clove Cochinchina Coffeeshop Coklat Monggo Colonial Building Colonialism Competition Conservation Contest Coral Reef Cornelis De Houtman Crafina Craft Cu Chi Tunnels Culture Cycle Of Life D'Alburqueque Dapur Cokelat Daun Simpur Dayak Del Cano District 1 Diving Drinking Tiger Dullah Dutch Dutch East Indies Dutch War Cemetery East Indian Company East Java Edison Hotel Eliza Van Zuylen Embroidery Enggang Ereveld Ereveld Ancol Ereveld Menteng Pulo Ernest Dezentje Esplanade Food Court Exhibition Exotic Cars Exotic Island Fashion Fine Arts Museum Fine Dining Flores Fort Oranje Francis Drake French Colonial Fuli Galeri Nasional Gangan Gantong Garden Gayo Coffee Georgetown Gerak Budaya Gereja St Theresia Ghijsels Gift Voucher Giveaway Gondangdia Gudang Cafe Gudeg Pawon Guest House Gurney Paragon Habib Halab Handicraft Hardwicke House Hatta Hendra Heni Pridia Heritage Building Highland Coffee Hikayat Historic Site History Hoa Tuc Ho Chi Minh Hok Lo Pan Hot Air Balloon Hotel Hotel Continental Saigon Hotel Indonesia Hotel Majestic Hotel Schomper Ida Bagus Made Poleng IKJ Indekost Independence Day Independence Palace Indochina Indonesia Island Hopping Istana Bogor Istana Kepresidenan Istana Merdeka Jakarta Jakarta Event Jakarta International Literary Festival Jakarta Pusat Jalan Cilacap Jalan Cokroaminoto Jalan Diponegoro Jalan Imam Bonjol Jalan Pasuruan Jalan Surabaya Jalan Teuku Cik Ditiro Jalan Thamrin Jamblang Javanese Jcc JEC Jeddah Jetty JILF Jiwasraya Jogja Kali Besar Barat Kalimantan Kaliurang Kauman Kebon Jahe Kober Kebon Sirih Kecamatan Kelurahan Kempinski Kepulauan Bangka Belitung Kerajinan Kerkhoflaan Kokuo Komodo Dragon Kopi Kota Kotagede Kota Tua Kraton Kunstkring Kupi Kuli Labuan Bajo Laskar Pelangi Latice Le Bourgeois Lee Man Fong Lemonade Lengkuas Lifestyle Lighthouse Literasi Little Japan Loge Lomba Foto Lontong Maestro Magelhaens Maitara Malacca Malang Malioboro Maluku Manggar Martabak Masjid Cut Meutia Menteng Menteng Pulo Menteng Raya Mercusuar Metropole XXI Mie Mie Gondangdia Minangkabau Mitra Sehat Mooi Indie Moojen Mount Gamalama Mural Museum Museum Joang 45 Museum Kata Museum Perumusan Naskah Proklamasi Museum Taman Prasasti Music Instrument Mylpaal Nassaukerk National Gallery Nautical Academy Ngopi Nieuw Gondangdia Nillmij Notre Dame Cathedral Nurul Ikan Bakar Nusa Tenggara Nusa Tenggara Timur Nutmeg Nutmeg Mace Nutmeg Tree Nyai Roro Kidul Oicc Old City Old Town Olympic Size Swimmingpool Omah Dhuwur Oorlogsgravenstichting Oriental Ottoman Padang Padang Kota Lama Padang Polo Painting Pakualam Pala Pandai Sikek Pantura Paramount Pasar Antik Pasar Buku Pasar Cikini Patung Selamat Datang Pedestrian Friendly Pegangsaan Pekalongan Pelukis Penang Penang Esplanade People's Committee Peranakan Mansion Peristiwa Cikini Pesindon Philippines Philoan Tour Photo Photo Contest Pijat Portuguese Post Office Presidential Palace Pulau Pulau Komodo Pulau Pinang Puppet Raden Saleh Rainbow Troops Rawashin Reflexology Relax Living Residence Restaurant Reunification Palace RI72 RM Puas RSIA Bunda RS PGI Cikini Rumah Rumah Raden Saleh Russian Wedding Saigon Saigon Opera House Saluang Sape Saragosa Agreement Sarinah Seafood Sejarah Selendang Senandung Ibu Pertiwi Senayan Setono Shish Shraya Shraya 10th Shraya Kulture Shraya Residence Sidji Situ Lembang Park SME Snorkeling Soda Soekarno Songket Songket Palembang Southeast Spa Spaniard Spice Spice Trade Spumante St. Jo St Paulus Church Street Art Suffolk House Suropati Park Taman Taman Ismail Marzuki Tanah Abang Tanjung Kelayang Tanjung Pandan Tanjung Tinggi Tenun Baduy Tenun Ikat Tenun Tarum Ternate Teuku Umar The Hermitage Tidore TIM Timah Toko Merah Tongole Tour Tour Destination Tourist Friendly Tour Site Traditional Travel Travel Agent Tri Books Trio Trung Nguyen Coffee Tunes Of The Motherland UKM Ullen Sentalu UMKM UNESCO Vacation Viavia Cafe Vietnam Vietnamese Coffee Vintage Car Vintage Motorbike VOC Von Imhoff Vrijmetselarij Walter Spies Warkop Wayang Weave West Java West Sumatera Window Winotosastro Wisata Wisata Budaya Wisata Kuliner Wiskul World Heritage Woven Clothes Yogyakarta Yuyuantang