8 Recommended Local Food in Makassar to Try

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The capital city of South Sulawesi Province is Makassar. In this city, there are many culinary tours that you can visit. You can try all kinds of delicious food here. Some typical Makassar dishes are Coto Makassar, Roti Maros, Tori Cake, and many more. For those of you who want to visit Makassar, you must try the typical food in Makassar. In Makassar, there are also many historical places, tours, rides for games, and others. This city is also known as Ujung Pandang.

  • Apong Seafood Restaurant

This Apong Seafood Restaurant is located at Prince Diponegoro street, Number 95, Makassar, South Sulawesi. This restaurant is always crowded with locals and tourists. The food at this restaurant is guaranteed to be delicious. This restaurant provides a variety of dishes and seafood menus too. The taste of the food has not changed since a long time ago.

  • Sop Konro

This Konro Sop features beef ribs which have a very delicious taste. This food has a very alluring taste that makes you addicted. The most enjoyable part is usually there in the bone marrow. How to consume the marrow is by using a straw. This food is perfect to be enjoyed in cold weather.

  • Datu Museng Sweet Potato Soup

Sop Ubi Datumuseng is a special dish that you should not miss. Sop Ubi Datumuseng is made of a sweet potato that is fried and cut into small pieces. After that, it is mixed with sprouts, spring onions, vermicelli, eggs, and meat.

This food will be more delicious if eaten with crackers and also fried onions. If you want to enjoy this food, you can come to Datu museng street, Losari, Makassar City, South Sulawesi. The price is also relatively cheap and affordable at IDR 25,000 per portion.

  • Coto Makassar

Coto Makassar is the most popular typical food in Makassar, even in almost all cities in Indonesia. This food is suitable to be served with rice and also the very delicious coto broth.

You can also make this dish at home if you find the recipe. Eat Coto Makassar with a sprinkling of fried onions for added enjoyment.

  • Pallubasa

This food is also a food that is in great demand in Makassar. It has a unique taste, fresh, and at the same time tasty.

Pallubasa visually is almost the same as Coto Makassar. But what distinguishes these two foods is the taste of the broth.

  • Hengky Noodles

If you are looking for legendary snacks in Makassar, just come to Mie Hengky. This noodle is served with mustard greens and comes with sliced ​​meat, chicken, liver, and others.

Mie Hengky is at Nusantara street, Number 358, Butung, Wajo, Makassar City, South Sulawesi. This restaurant is open from 18:00 PM to 01:00 AM local times. The price is also affordable, with around IDR 30,000 per portion.

  • Otak-otak “Ibu Elly”

Otak-otak “Ibu Elly” is often used as souvenirs for tourists. This otak-otak is served with peanut sauce on top and is sure to make you addicted. You can buy Otak-otak “Ibu Elly” at Kijang street, Number 7C, Maricaya Baru, Makassar City, South Sulawesi. Open 07.00 AM to 10.00 PM. The price starts from IDR 4,000 to IDR 150,000

  • Epe Banana

Epe Banana is an unusual local food that many people love. There are various flavors such as chocolate, cheese, and durian. The price of Epe Banana is also very affordable. The price starts from IDR. 6,000 only. Enjoy banana epe as your lunch dessert menu.

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