Restaurants

Top Choice Southeast Asian in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Isabel

Isabel is pure charm and a great addition to KL's dining scene. Both in terms of its menu and contemporary tropical decor, the restaurant provides a sophisticated twist on local classics, with dishes from across the…
Top Choice South Indian in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Nadodi

The recipes and ingredients of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Sri Lanka are the foundation for the sensational tasting menus served at Nadodi (which means nomad). We highly recommend the vegetarian option – 12 courses may s…
Top Choice Hawker in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Jalan Alor

KL's biggest collection of roadside restaurants and street food vendors sprawls along Jln Alor, just north of Jln Bukit Bintang. While a few restaurants and stalls are open during the day, most open for business in …
Hawker in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Imbi Market at ICC Pudu

The vendors from old Imbi Market (demolished to make way for Tun Razak Exchange) can be found at this modern food court and market serving the same mouthwatering food. Top eats include rice-flour noodles at Ah Fook …
Malaysian in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Beta KL

Hats off to Beta KL for trying to do something different with traditional Malaysian cuisine, but not being too precious about it. There is a 10-course set menu (RM198), but it's fine to order à-la-carte with dishes …
International in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Acme Bar & Coffee

Blink and you might be in a chic bistro in New York, Paris or Melbourne. The menu changes seasonally so there's always something new to try, from tasty nibbles such as salted, egg yolk–battered chicken strips to big…
Malaysian in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Nasi Kandar Pelita

There's round-the-clock eating at the spiffy Jln Ampang branch of this chain of excellent mamak (Muslim Indian-Malay) food courts. It's cheap, clean and offers plenty of choice: browse roti canai (flat, flaky bread …
Chinese in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Sek Yuen

Occupying the same handsome art deco building for the past six decades, Sek Yuen is a Pudu institution. Some of the aged chefs toiling in the wood-fired kitchen have served three generations the same old-school Cant…
Latin American in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Fuego

There's a Latin American twist to Fuego, which is famed for its ceviche, tacos, tapas and DIY guacamole – served in granite bowls for mashing the avocado with various other ingredients. With its huge open-air deck f…
Hawker in Bukit Bintang, KLCC & Pudu

Glutton Street

Off the tourist radar but renowned locally, this hawker-stall alley comes to life at night. Evening grazing could include addictive fried chicken, chai tow kway (radish cake stir-fried with soy sauce, bean sprouts a…