ENJOYING your dinner doesn’t have to be on land alone, for those of you who want to enjoy a dining experience at an altitude of 50 meters, while enjoying a 360-degree panorama of the glittering city of Jakarta at dusk, Lounge in The Sky Indonesia (LITS) and this culinary program is the first time in Indonesia and the third in the world after Belgium and Malaysia.

According to Andi Rahmat Astianuur, PR Manager of LITS said on several journalists during an event held by ARTOTELGroup said the location is at Boca Rica Tapas Bar & Lounge, Lounge in The Sky Indonesia (LITS) promises a panoramic view of the capital’s skyline around the Semanggi bridge, to be exact at in front of ARTOTEL Suites Mangkuluhur, Jakarta (formerly Hotel Crowne Plaza) offering a culinary dining concept in the 50-meter height of Jakarta’s sky.

“Lounge in The Sky Indonesia is a challenge for restaurant to maintain the quality of dishes when serving them on the platform. Serving food above is not easy. We make it downstairs, then we lift it up there and prepare it our way to keep the food quality good. Either way, up there the food must always be warm and fresh,” he said.

He explained, of course LITS promotes high safety standards. During the above, guests will use seat belts and accompanying staff are equipped with safety harnesses. Safety supervisors will brief guests on safety regulations before the platform is raised. The safety standards have been approved by TÜV SÜD, an international organization from Germany that validates safety and security levels.

LITS applies safety and security standards for customers who want to experience this unique culinary experience, including a minimum age of 17 years and over, a maximum weight of 150 kilograms, and a minimum height of 135 cm. Later there will be two sessions every Monday to Friday and three sessions on weekends with a duration of 60 minutes.

Online reservations will be opened to the public at 12.00 WIB on the website. To get this unique culinary dining experience, customers can choose from three available packages, namely standard class for IDR1.6 million, business class for IDR2.2 million, and first class for IDR3.7 million.

There are 3 choices of time (subject to change): • First Session: 17.30 – 18.30 WIB, • Second Session: 19.00 – 20.00 WIB, • Third Session: 20.30 – 21.30 WIB.

“Well, those who are allowed to dine above are a minimum age of 17 years, a minimum height of 145 cm, and a maximum weight of 150 kilograms. Before boarding, you will be asked to sign an approval agreement first. Luggage and bags and others must be stored in a locker in the living room arrival, so we can only bring cellphone upstairs. No smoking or vaping. For women it is better to wear long pants and not a skirt. Table arrangement: 4-4 scheme consisting of eight tables, to maintain guests’ privacy, and total capacity to transport a maximum of 32 people,” he concluded. []