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Sendok Garpu

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40/284 Musgrave Road, Coopers Plains, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3157 2698
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Brisbane, Australia
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

A group of four, we recently dined at Sendok Garpu Indooroopilly for the first time. We ordered the banquet, and were not disappointed. Lovely authentic Indonesian dishes, full of flavour, and made with fresh ingredients. The staff were friendly and attentive, and the prices seemed reasonable. We will be back!

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Thank karenY2830NP
Brisbane, Australia
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262 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

There are two Sendok Garpu Indonesian restaurants and we went to the Indooroopilly one recently. I had previously been there and had heard it wasn't as good but we didn't find this the case. We arrived just after 6.30pm on a Saturday night before it got too busy so service was fairly efficient. It was also very friendly. We started... More 

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Thank NettyA
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing authentic food, good service and interesting drinks - decor could do with a polish up but the food here makes you forget everything else - in love!

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Thank Claude G
Brisbane, Australia
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Authentic Indonesian food from mild to spicy! Try some of the different dishes and you won't be disappointed! The staff are lovely and very attentive and helpful without being intrusive. There was a group of 10 of us and everyone loved the food. This was at the Indooroopilly restaurant.

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Thank lindagV3395OS
Brisbane, Australia
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The food was really very ordinary. Rice dishes lukewarm with sparse meat while the curries were very basic and far too hot for their description of mild. Quite pleasant, simple decor but better value and food on offer at most food courts.

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Thank PRS48
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Went to this restaurant this evening since I miss the Indonesian food so much. I could say this is one of the closest to the real one I used to have at home when I still lived in Jakarta. When it is busy the food could take a bit longer

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Thank Plecsien
Brisbane, Australia
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158 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Not finding the restaurant we were looking for we decided to try something different. The atmosphere was not overwhelming, but the service was friendly and good. Being in a group of six we were able to sample various dishes, some of them very good and some below our standard.

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Thank 31Extensivetraveller
Brisbane
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39 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

I just ate at this wonderful restaurant with friends tonight and we all agreed the food was excellent. It is very tasty and good value for money. The staff are extremely friendly and the service is great. Not sure if the last person who wrote their comment two years ago was at the same Sendok Garpu restaurant as we were... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Think traditional Indonesian street food mixed with authentic local and family favourites & recipes passed down through generations. This restaurant feels like Indonesia, tastes like Indonesia, with welcoming Indonesian hospitality. The Beef Rendang was so tasty but I must admit the lamb curry had a wonderful balance of flavours that I hadn't expected. The stand-out' culinary surprise for me was... More 

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Gstaad, Switzerland
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

There has not been a good Indonesian restaurant in Indooroopilly for years - so Sendok Garpu is most welcome! We went for lunch and they have a great, well priced lunch menu. We ordered several dishes to share and enjoyed everyone! The martabak was especially good and the tilapia. The test for me was the beef rendang and it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Indonesian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40/284 Musgrave Road, Coopers Plains, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3157 2698

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?