The Energy Building Ground Floor / Jalan Jend. Sudirman Kav. 52-53, SCBD / T: +6221 52961999
Food for the cocktail crowd
SETTLED IN the Energy Building in SCBD, Mr. Fox is Ismaya Group’s gift for Jakarta’s growing cocktail bar scene. The two-storey bar and restaurant is dominated by soft pale green colors. Mr. Fox is portrayed as the charming, witty and alluring character with an eye for all things unique. Head chef Vebrina Hadi leads the culinary team, creating dishes inspired from cuisines all around the world. From their rendition of Thailand’s KFC (Krunchy Fried Crickets), to the popular Indonesian dishes Tempe Orek. Other signatures are the Pan Roasted Seabass served with peanut sauce and topped with thick slices of fresh avocados, potatoes and shitake mushrooms, and then there is the Nashville Chicken Burger made with brioche bun with crispy chicken, spicy sauce, and carrot & cabbage coleslaw. Mr. Fox offers thirsty guests handcrafted cocktails concocted by Albert Yacob, including the Marty McMonkey made with mango-infused whiskey, mukhwas syrup, burnt pineapple, lime, coconut bitters served in a pineapple-like mug.
Another must-try signature cocktail is the Winston Turfhill, which is a gin-based drink mixed with acified green apple juice, coffee blossom honey, shiso and egg white.