Johor Bahru restaurants

Top Choice International in Johor Bahru

The Replacement

With a fantastic brunch menu, this good-looking, elegant but minimalist restaurant is overseen by attentive staff serving a host of trendy lunchers, brunchers, diners and people photographing their food. The breakfa…
Top Choice Cafe in Johor Bahru

Roost Juice Bar

Super salad and quinoa bowls, avocado and salmon bagels, fresh juices and great coffee are on offer at this chilled cafe/bar, where recycled wood and mismatched furniture create something akin to a hip living room. …
Chinese in Johor Bahru

Din Tai Fung

The signature dish of smart Din Tai Fung is xiaolongbao, gorgeous Chinese dumplings with various fillings, including crab roe, pork and chicken, but there are many other dishes on the menu. Devouring xiaolongbao req…
Indian in Johor Bahru


One of several international restaurants overlooking Puteri Harbour, Olive is a good choice to enjoy Indian cuisine, cooking up a wonderfully tender Lahori seekh (lamb kebab with cinnamon, mace, nutmeg and green car…
Bakery in Johor Bahru

Hiap Joo Bakery & Biscuit Factory

For over 80 years this little bakery has prepared delicious buns, cakes and biscuits in a charcoal oven just as the founder had done in his native Hainan, China. Join the queue spilling out the bright blue door for …
Seafood in Johor Bahru

Kam Long Fishhead Curry

The lunch line snakes up the road so if you want to get a taste of this seriously addictive, mildly spicy fish curry, aim to get here before 11am. There's only one dish on the menu, but you can choose from fish head…
Noodles in Johor Bahru

Go Noodle House

This neat, well-run, steaming, modern noodle house packs in the diners for fast servings of the filling stuff, with an ample menu of all sorts including wonton, fish balls, pork belly slices, fried shallots, frogs –…
Indian in Johor Bahru

Restoran Reaz Corner

You can't go wrong with the yellow rice topped with spicy chicken curry at this clean, open-air, often-packed and long-standing curry joint that's open round the clock. The very refreshing and smooth ginger tea is a…
Indian in Johor Bahru


An authentic vegetarian Indian restaurant run by volunteers of the Temple of Fine Arts, with the motto ‘eat what you want and give as you feel’. Meals are set and change daily.
Malaysian in Johor Bahru

Restoran Hua Mui

This airy, old-school corner coffee shop and teahouse with delightful mosaic-tiled flooring is very popular with locals and tourists alike. Take a seat under the whirling fans and order from the menu that offers a m…