Choosing where to eat, now is no longer just a matter of tongue and stomach. Places to eat that are uniquely designed. And attractive are proven to be able to provide extraordinary sensations for culinary connoisseurs. So, it is not surprising that this unique restaurant. Or cafe with a nuance of transportation in Surabaya has become a favorite of customers.
The Unique Concept
Entering the main room of The Noodles Airlines Eatery seemed to open the aircraft cabin. At first glance, visitors will not feel inside a restaurant. Therefore, the design of the restaurant which is located on Jl. Manyar Kertoarjo V/12 was really made as closely as possible to an aircraft cabin. Inside the restaurant. There are 34 blue seats arranged parallel to each other. The lighting, the arrangement of the table. And the accessories remind us of one of the airlines. The interior design was made exactly like airplanes. Small window clusters with pictures of clouds make visitors feel like flying in the air.
In order to feel the atmosphere more inside the aircraft. Visitors are also served by waitresses dressed as flight attendants and aircraft captains. Friendly, the waiters deliver the dishes ordered by customers using the trolley. In fact, in the midst of eating activities. The visitors also hear instructions. Or guides like when going on an airplane. Visitors are instructed to tighten the seat belts, to close the aircraft window. “We really want to show a restaurant that is really similar to the cabin atmosphere on an airplane,” said Valeriana Rosmaya (23), owner of The Noodles Airline Eatery.
Valeriana is not alone in running this business. Together with her two friends, Regina Verayanti (22) and Chrysilla Natahania (22). They opened this restaurant since May 17, 2013. The main idea sparks when the three of them watched Habibie and Ainun. At that time, they were thinking of making a restaurant with an airplane concept. Because they want to continue the work of the former President of the Republic of Indonesia (RI) in a different way. “We really can’t make airplanes. But at least, we can make a cafe with an airplane concept like this, “added Vera.
You could say the restaurant open every time. 11:00 to 22:00 are the busy hours for the restaurant. The majority, visitors are family and children. Especially airplane souvenirs girts for kids customers. Not surprisingly, every day. They are able to spend 100 to 250 servings of food menus. In fact, in the near future. They plan to open branches in the West Surabaya area. “From the beginning, we promote this place intensively massive. And now, there are quite a lot of customers here,” Valeriana said.
Inside The Dream
In other places, the people of Surabaya are certainly familiar with the Dream Cars restaurant. The restaurant with 10 classic car ornaments is one of the places to eat which is quite a lot of loyal fans. In fact, the artist had even stopped at the restaurant. Call it like Bondan Winarno, Ayushita, Nunung, and Andre Taulany. Then Sule, Kevin Julio, Marcell Chnadrawinata. And a series of other capital artists. Amazingly, Dream Cars are the only restaurant with full classic car design. And won the World Record. And MURI awards as a unique restaurant nuanced classic cars.
Dream Cars owner. Bobby Handojo explained the concept of this classic car restaurant is a long time dream. Noted. There are seats and wall hangings transformed from 10 classic cars from his father’s private collection. One type of red Mercedes Benz Limousine output in 1949 made into a dining table for 20 people.
There is also a modified Chevrolet Corvette output from 1969 into an aquarium. It takes a long time and a large amount of money to create a restaurant with this family’s target market. “If it is a hobby it is difficult to describe. Restaurants with this concept have been our dream for a long time. And this is why we name it the Dream Cars restaurant,” said Bobby.
The restaurant, open for service officially on February 14, 2010. Various groups of people spread information and visit this restaurant. Although the interior design is quite luxurious. They offer a fairly friendly price. Vulnerable prices for food in Dream Cars range from Rp 20 thousand. Bobby did not dismiss. The main advantage of the restaurant he made lies in the interior design. The alumni of the University of Surabaya (Ubaya) also explained that a group of classic cars in his restaurant had their own magnets. “Our superiority is on the design. Only certain segments like the vintage style like this, “he explained.