4 Places to Buy Fajr Cakes in Jakarta, Prices Start at IDR 1,000


In Jakarta There are several Fajr cake markets which are famous for being cheap. Starting from the Monday to Cilandak area, all choices are complete.

It is called the dawn cake because usually the traders peddle their wares from the early hours of the morning. But actually various market snacks and cakes can be eaten anytime.

It can be for breakfast in the morning, snacking in the afternoon and usually also often a banquet on certain occasions. If you want to hunt for market snacks and cakes, you have to shop early in the morning so you don’t run out.

In addition to the various choices, the prices offered are cheap. By spending only Rp. 1,000, you can get a wet cake.

Here are 4 places to buy wet cakes in Jakarta:

1. Cilandak Dawn Cake Market

The dawn cake market in is in the Cilandak area. Photo: iStock

A complete variety of market snacks are available at the Cilandak Dawn Cake Market. This cake market is located on Jalan Raya Cilandak, Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta.

There are not too many sellers, but a choice of snacks. Starting from rolls, nagasari, pies, lapis legit, soes cakes and various fried foods such as risol.

It’s best to buy cakes here early, because the cake choices run out quickly at 07.00. Usually, many people buy it just for breakfast.

Cilandak Dawn Cake Market
Jl. Raya Cilandak Kko No.9B
Sunday Market, South Jakarta

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2. Morning Cake Market Blok M

Dawn cake market in JakartaThe dawn cake market in is in the Blok M area. Photo: iStock

The Blok M cake market is located in the Melawai area. This market is no less popular with the most complete market snacks. This dawn cake market is open from 03.00.

There are a lot of market snacks on offer start from wet, dry cakes to various fried foods. If you come here, don’t forget to buy pastels at Erny’s stall, they are large in size at a price of Rp. 1,000.

Apart from that, there are also diamond cakes, sponge cakes and dumplings at a price of Rp. 2,000. Most of the traders here have been selling for decades.

Block M . Dawn Cake Market
Jl. Melawai IV No.25-26
Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta