Lemak and some spicy side dish. Now, the fast food restaurants from the western countries also become popular in Indonesia. However, Indonesians still prefer to eat the Indonesian foods. The reason why most people choose fast food is because of the convenience. Bryan Walsh in the article Lamenting the Decline of the Home Cooked Meal in Japan, stated that “with limited time and desire for balanced home cooking, many people simply grab prepackaged meals at convenience stores, or eat fattening fast food.” This means that many people eat food that is from conveniences store or fattening food. Fortunately, Indonesian food is convenient. The food from Indonesia usually is cooked before the costumers come and buy. It is just like convenient foods. Thus, I think Indonesian foods will still popular even though many western foods have been introduced in Indonesia.
Moreover, most women in Indonesia don’t work, they have time to cook at home. However, many countries like America, most women usually work. As a result, they don’t have time to prepare for the meal. Thus, some people prefer to eat in because it is cheaper, while others prefer to eat out because of the convenience. To understand more about this debate, I do some research by going to one of the restaurants in Davis and make the comparison of the cost, convenience, nutrition, and social between eating in the restaurant and eating at home.
To understand about the debates, I went to the Dumpling House at Davis…