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Anchor Cafe & Roastery

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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The Anchor Cafe & Roastery is a Specialty Coffee Roaster serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, specializing in homemade Southern Comfort Food from America.
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Southwestern, Cafe
FEATURES
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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All reviews brunch carrot cake burger beans eggs benedict chicken tenders mac cheese french toast sandwiches specialty coffee salad bread chilli southern comfort food great coffee awesome cafe taste of home
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. If you are living in Batam and are looking for great "western" food that will leave your belly full and a smile on your face, then Anchor is the placeMore

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Harry v
AnchorFamily, Manager at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Harry, What a compliment to be called "Best in Batam". Thanks for sharing about your experience and we love to hear that both your stomach and heart were full when you left. We do focus on providing the highest quality Specialty Coffee and American Southern...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the food, portions, ambiance. There was a wait since it was busy, but it was sure worth it. Burgers were awesome, enjoyed the onion rings and potatoes greatly, and had a nice cinnamon roll from the bakery. Everyone in my family now wants to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GTheis
AnchorFamily, Owner at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

GTheis, Glad to hear you would make a trip all the way from Singapore just to visit us! Sounds like you got to try a bunch of food and desserts. Each item is made from scratch here, all the way down to our BBQ sauce....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visit Batam several times per year and my favorite stop is always the Anchor- friendly staff, fast service, great coffee and superb food that is just like home in the States. We always finish the meal by sharing a few of their delicious fresh...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank asheplay
AnchorFamily, Owner at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Anthony, Glad that when you visit Batam, you frequent the Anchor. I remember your last group that came through. You guys used the Event Room on the 2nd Floor of the Anchor to enjoy the couches and a meal together. Love hearing that everything came...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the atmosphere at the Anchor, staff is always friendly and I'm served quickly. It always feels like home when you walk through the door so there's nowhere else I'd rather have a meal. Every cup of coffee is hand-poured & I always have...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kaylakornegay14
AnchorFamily, Manager at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kayla, Thanks for your review of the Anchor. So glad to hear you have enjoyed the "Southern Charm" of our staff members. We truly hope that every person that comes through the doors feels like family! Glad you don't just drink Anchor coffee with us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m an American and visit Batam a few times a year. Every time I do, I’m surprised at how far above the competition Anchor is. Of course the coffee is excellent - the freshest on the island - but the food and service are equally...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Brian D
AnchorFamily, General Manager at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Brian D, Appreciate the shout out, we enjoy having regulars who come to the Anchor everyday as well as folks like you who just come a few times a year, it's part of the charm of our broader family all over the world. Glad to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband just visited Batam and ate at the Anchor 6 times in a week! I think he sampled almost every item on the menu. The Caramel Cake was his favorite and the portions are huge. The attention to detail, amazing customer service and the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JoyRock3
AnchorFamily, Owner at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

JoyRock3, Glad that your husband made his way through our menu here at the Anchor. The Caramel Cake is a family recipe from Louisville, Kentucky in the US, so I bet it made Josh think of home. I'll share your review with our staff, it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t like it! We thought we will get some good Europe food but tasty was very bad! Coffee was nice! And services could be better. 🙊🙊🙊🙊🙊🙊🙊More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 366nerminam
AnchorFamily, General Manager at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It appears that you have posted this review for the wrong restaurant. As stated on this Trip Advisor website, our own website, Google, Facebook and our cafe signage/menu, we are an American Southern Comfort Food cafe as we have been for 3 years. We have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s a reason why this restaurant is #1. I have hesitated to review because I don’t want it to be overrun with guests. Every item on the menu is luscious. The kids menu is awesome. The coffee is unbeatable. And the skillet potatoes are amazing.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Beachmama30
AnchorFamily, Owner at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Beachmama30, Wow, what a great compliment. We know there are many amazing restaurants in Indonesia so this means a lot to us that you would consider us to be one of the best. We do desire to exceed expectations of our guests every time they...More

Reviewed 7 January 2019

We discovered this little gem very close to the Radisson and visited it everyday for lunch. Even ordered take away for dinner and ate at the hotel. Food is good although not a lot of gluten free selections which we need. Loved their coffee and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ShaktiWoman424
AnchorFamily, Owner at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2019

So glad you happened upon us when staying at the Radisson hotel. So glad you got to work your way through our menu on our visit. I remember our conversation about Paper Straws, which we actually already have and we created a sign that allows...More

Reviewed 3 January 2019

My 3rd visit to Anchor with families and friends. Fantastic food, excellent choices of coffee and a comfy environment to chill around. The staff here looks happy to work in the cafe which is a good thing for business. Carrot cake is a must order...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kooperho
AnchorFamily, Manager at Anchor Cafe & Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2019

Kooperho, Glad to hear that you keep coming back to the Anchor! We do love our staff, it makes the Anchor who we are :) We do have homemade Ice Cream - Vanilla, Strawberry and Chocolate - you will have to give it a try...More

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Sook Wai S
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Response from AnchorFamily | Property representative |
Yes We do :)
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The Anchor is halal, thanks!
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