The Satisfying Tastes of Semawis

The Satisfying Tastes of Semawis

In a world where dining experiences often blend into the background of our busy lives, Semawis All-Day Dining at Padma Hotel Semarang offers a refreshing departure. It’s a culinary journey that stimulates the senses, invites exploration and pays tribute to Indonesia’s rich culinary heritage.

by Rizky Adityo

Short Ribs Kecombrang

Nestled in the heart of Semarang, Padma Hotel Semarang stands as a beacon of elegance and luxury in a city steeped in history and culture. But it’s not just the stunning views, opulent rooms or world-class amenities that make this hotel a stand out. At the heart of the hotel lies a hidden gem, a culinary paradise known as Semawis All-Day Dining.

The moment you step into the restaurant, you’re enveloped in a warm and inviting atmosphere that seamlessly blends modern elegance with Indonesian charm. The interior décor, drawing inspiration from the city’s extensive history, combines traditional Javanese elements with modern aesthetics. It’s a place where the past and present converge, creating a unique ambience that sets the stage for a remarkable dining adventure.

The breakfast spread is a morning treat. You can indulge in freshly baked pastries, tropical fruits and made-to-order hot dishes. The spread includes an assortment of traditional Javanese, Asian and western breakfast classics, ensuring that your day starts on a delectable note. As you explore the live open kitchens, you’ll encounter talented chefs mastering their crafts for you to savour. The interactive cooking experience not only enhances the overall dining experience but also allows you to personalise your meal to your liking.

As the day progresses, Semawis transforms into a charming setting for lunch and dinner. If you’re an admirer of Indonesian cuisine, Semawis is a haven for traditional flavours. The talented chefs carefully create the dishes using authentic ingredients and traditional techniques. Savour delectable Indonesian fusion dishes, such as Short Ribs Kecombrang, Salmon Mangut, Mie Aceh Bone Marrow and you’ll find yourself transported to the bustling streets of a Javanese market.

If you’re in the mood for international cuisine, Semawis has got you covered as well. The menu features a wide range of global flavours, including mouthwatering premium-cut steaks, seafood dishes and delectable pastas. Whether you’re a fan of a perfectly grilled rib-eye steak or a classic spaghetti bolognese, you’ll find an array of choices to satisfy your cravings.

Assorted of International Dishes at Semawis All-Day Dining at Padma Hotel Semarang

For those with a sweet tooth, Semawis All-Day Dining provides a perfect conclusion to your meal. Its dessert menu is a work of art, featuring delectable treats such as Mango Treasure, Es Dawet Durian and a variety of refreshing sorbets and ice creams from the neighbouring Goolali Gelato Bar & Patisserie. 

One of the most noteworthy aspects of Semawis All-Day Dining is its commitment to sourcing fresh, locally produced ingredients. This not only ensures the quality of the dishes but also supports the community and promotes sustainability. Each meal at Semawis is a celebration of Indonesia’s rich culinary heritage and the natural beauty that surrounds it.  

Exquisite Taste Volume 41

Semawis All-Day Dining

Padma Hotel Semarang

Jalan Sultan Agung

Semarang 50252, Indonesia

T: (+62) 2433000900



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