The beautiful waters of Likupang are irresistible for anyone who loves a good dive, but for adventurous foodheads around the country, Manado is the go-to place for a dive into Minahasan cooking.
Dubbed as Sulawesi’s best kept secret, the coastal town of Likupang is an hour’s drive away from the region’s capital of Manado. This culinary hotspot is a destination for anyone who’s looking for bold and mouth watering flavors with a kick and the perfect place to transit before your beach holiday in Likupang.
From seafood to bananas, no dish will be a bore on your hunt for food in Manado especially with the ample variety of sambal in Minahasan cuisine. With Indonesia seeing better days in the pandemic and dine-in options being opened across the country, now is time to cure those blues. Here’s your short guide to the Best Eats of Manado for a whole day.