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Jakarta, like many other metropolitan areas in Asia, is in love with the game of pool. A great thing is that pool is popular with both expats and locals, so it is also be a great way to meet Indonesians. The most popular venues are equipped with the latest equipment and charge competitive prices (around Rp. 50,000 per hour). Most bars popular with expats have at least one or two tables to play on, for free. Just place your name on the chalkboard list.

Even though gambling is strictly prohibited in Indonesia, local people will often spice up the game by making bets. Be careful because Indonesians are really good at it.

Here is a list of some of the most popular venues for playing pool in Jakarta. You can click on the name of the pool place to see a review from Thibaud at Jakarta 100 Bars and get more details. Don't hesitate to send us the names of other billard venues if you think they should be listed here.

La Forca Pool & Lounge
Setiabudi One, Second Floor
Rasuna Said Kav. 1
Jakarta Selatan
Tel. +62-21 527-2024-34

Gedung Sarinah Lt. 2
Jl.MH Thamrin No. 11 - Jakarta Pusat
Tel. +62-21 3983-2047

Afterhour, Lebak Bulus:
Annex Building, Poins Square
Lebak Bulus
South Jakarta
Tel. +62-21 7590-9116

1st floor level 2 Cilandak Town Square (CITOS)
Jl. TB Simatupang Kav 17, Jakarta 12430
Tel. +62-21 7592-0278-9

Markas Pool & Karaoke
Jl Tanjung Duren Barat III No 1 Jakarta Barat
Tel. +62-21 564-3373, 564-3345

Q Billiard
In eX Plaza Indonesia, 1st Floor
Jl. MH Thamrin Kav. 28-30
Tel. +62-21 315-7227, 315 7225

In Q Billiard Senayan City - Crystal Lagoon Area B2 Floor
Jl. Asia Africa 19 (Senci)
Tel. +62-21 7278-1608

Plaza Semanggi
Jl. Sudiman Kav. 50, 5th Floor, Jakarta

Stanford Arms

Jalan Mega Kuningan, Jakarta
Tel. +62-21 576-4582

Spin Billiards
Next to bowling alley in Pasaraya
Pasaraya Grande, 6th Floor, Jl. Iskandarsyah II/2
Tel. +62-21 7278-0442

Family Billiards
PX Pavilion in the St. Morritz development, Jakarta Barat
Close to Mal Puri Indah.

POBSI Billiard
Gelora Senayan

This listing/article is used with permission. Source: Jakarta 100 Bars and posters on the Expat Forum and subsequent updates

Last updated December 20, 2012.

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