Restaurants

Top Choice Malaysian in Lake Gardens, Brickfields & Bangsar

Rebung

Occupying the top level of a multistorey car park overlooking the Botanical Garden, flamboyant celebrity chef Ismail's restaurant is one of KL's best. The seemingly endless buffet spread is splendid, with all kinds …
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 International in George Town

China House

You can't really say you've been to George Town unless you've stepped inside China House. This block-wide amalgamation of shophouses is home to a variety of dining, drinking and shopping options. It all starts splen…
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 …
Top Choice International in Masjid India, Kampung Baru & Northern KL

Eat X Dignity

Baraka Obama visited this worthy project run by Dignity, a Malaysian foundation providing education for the poor and refugees. Students gain work experience at this attractive cafe which serves excellent renditions …
Top Choice Malaysian in Kuching

Dyak

This elegant restaurant, 2km southeast of Old Chinatown, was the first to treat Dayak home cooking as true cuisine. Classically trained in a Western style, the chef uses traditional recipes, many of them Iban (a few…
Top Choice Malaysian in Sibu

Payung Café

At this delightful cafe diners feast on healthy local food such as mushroom rolls, spicy otak-otak barbecued fish, deliciously fresh herb salad and generous servings of the volcano-like Mulu ice cream. There's no re…
Top Choice Asian in Chinatown, Merdeka Square & Bukit Nanas

Chocha Foodstore

Behind the raw concrete and timber facade of the old Mah Lian Hotel is this restaurant and teashop with a plant-filled courtyard and the original hotel tiles. Chocha's 'tea sommelier' serves an extensive selection o…
Top Choice International in Taman Negara

Seri Mutiara Restaurant

The excellent restaurant at the resort is open to non-guests and serves a fantastic range of foods, from local dishes such as satay (RM26) to salads, sandwiches, burgers and pizza. The buffet dinner (RM50) is a grea…