What comes to your mind when you hear the name ‘Jerudong Park?’ You are probably thinking of Brunei’s only outdoor amusement park. But did you know that Jerudong Park is not only Brunei’s ultimate family fun park, it has the largest open Food Court in the country?
The Jerudong Park Food Court has three areas with a total of 48 food vendors. A clean, spacious and well-landscaped area, the Food Court offers a wide selection of cuisine ranging from Thai food, Indonesian food, local delicacies as well as Western fare. The Food Court has become on of the main food destinations in Brunei and it is sure to satisfy all taste buds. Many people now hang out there with their families and friends.
Jerudong Park Food Court is famous for its selection of affordable food and its convenient location with ample parking spaces. This has not only attracted the locals but also tourists from all around the world who appreciate different cuisines. Try the famous “tongking”, BBQ Chicken Korea and many other specialities the Food Court has to offer.
Jerudong Park Food Court now plays host to two major restaurants. One of it is the seafood-themed branch of the famous Indonesian eatery Pondok Sari Wangi. The restaurant offers unique and delicious seafood dishes such as steamed sea bass with crispy soybeans and crab dish. Other than that, their most popular “ayam penyet” can also be found in the menu alongside a variety of other food choices. Pondok Sari Wangi also boasts an elegant interior decor to complement the fine dining experience atmosphere.
McDonald’s has finally opened its second branch after 24 years in Brunei. With their first drive-thru, the McDonald’s branch at Jerudong Park Food Court can comfortable seat 200 diners at one go.
A mainstay in Bruneian nightlife, Jerudong Park Food Court represents a landmark for all food lovers, whether you’re there for Sotong King, Korean Gimbap or Churros. Now all there is left to do is to just sit back, relax and enjoy your meal after long hours of work. We are pretty sure we all have been there. So, what better way to enjoy your leisure time than to dine at Brunei’s largest open food court? All the local delicacies, Asian cuisine and many more are waiting to feed your hungry tummy.
If you’re looking for something exciting or a family day-out activity to put a smile on your loved ones. Jerudong Park also has its amusement park. This will surely ensure your kids remain entertained within the safe compound. FOr more information and updates on the playground, check out @JerudongPark on Instagram or visit www.jerudongparkplayground.com
[Information edited from Borneo Insiders Guide – BIG magazine Oct-Dec 2016]