Top things to do in Johor Bahru

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. …
Amusement Park in Johor Bahru

Legoland

Got kids? Asia's first Legoland offers over 70 rides and attractions, plus a waterpark that can be visited separately or as part of a package. Nearly everything is hands-on, and it's not just about the bricks. Expec…
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

Olive

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…
Cafe in Johor Bahru

Chaiwalla & Co.

Elevating the usual chai walla (tea seller) stall, this drinks cafe has made its home in a trendy, all-black, double-storey shipping container, with industrial-styled interiors and lush hanging-garden wall. You can …
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…