Be Be's Kitchen and Bar
Be Be's Kitchen and Bar, situated in Hotel Capitol Kuala Lumpur, is a cosy yet spacious establishment that serves an extensive selection of local fare as well as Japanese and Korean cuisine. Its minimalistic decor of black and white furnishings, complemented with wooden flooring and white walls and ceilings results in a modern yet classy all-day dining experience. The restaurant also has an open kitchen concept, allowing diners to watch as its team of expert chefs prepare delicacies with exceptional taste and presentation. Be Be’s Kitchen and Bar also offers happy hour promos from 17:00 to 20:00, offering a wide array of wine and champagne by the glass.
- Opening Hours: Daily 06:00 – 22:30
- Location: Mezzanine Floor, Hotel Capitol, Jalan Bulan, Off Jalan Bukit Bintang
- Tel: +603 2143 7000
Al-Amar Lebanese Cuisine KL
Al-Amar Lebanese Cuisine KL prides itself on delivering some of the finest and most authentic Middle Eastern delicacies in the ever-bustling Bukit Bintang district. Situated on the top floor of Pavilion KL, this award-winning restaurant has a spacious outdoor terrace where guests can lounge on cosy sofas. It is also known as one of the best Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily 10:00 – 02:00
- Location: Level 6, Pavilion KL
- Tel: +603 21661011
Baan 26 Restaurant Review
Baan 26 is hard to miss. Its bright yellow exterior stands out amidst the row of converted colonial buildings lining Changkat Bukit Bintang. Once you step inside and sit down for a meal, you will find that Baan 26’s offerings are also hard to resist.
Meaning ‘House of 26’ in Thai, Baan 26 will have you Read More...
- Opening Hours:
Monday – Sunday 12:00 – 15:00 (lunch), 18:00 - 00:30;
Sunday & Public Holidays 15:00 – 00:30.
- Address: 26 Changkat Bukit Bintang 50200 Kuala Lumpur.
- Tel: (603) 2142 8878
Barflam KL, situated in the middle of bustling Changkat Bukit Bintang, is well-patronised for its cosy interior, friendly service, and delicious Italian and French fare, particularly its signature tarte flambé dish. Resembling a flattened pizza with chewier dough that’s topped with delectable cream cheese as its base, diners can choose from a wide range of toppings. Try the Chicken Flam, a spicy combination of tender marinated grilled chicken, seasoned tomato salsa with generous amounts of cheese, sour cream, and chillies. Happy hour promos are offered until 21:00 daily, where diners can enjoy two pints of Asahi for RM42 and two-for-one promos for all martinis.
- Opening Hours: Daily 17:00 - 04:00
- Address: 37 & 39, Jalan Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +6018 399 6754
Bijan Bar & Restaurant in Kuala Lumpur
Bijan Bar & Restaurant is perhaps one of Kuala Lumpur’s best-kept secrets. An award-winning restaurant opened in 2003, it was listed as one of the Malaysia Tatler’s 2011 Best Restaurants in Malaysia and was also the fully-deserving winner of Time Out KL’s Food Awards Best Malay Restaurant in 2009.
Serving high-end Malay cuisine, the food served Read More...
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 14:30 & 18:30 – 10:30 Monday – Saturday; 16:30 – 22:30 Sunday
- Address: No. 3, Jalan Ceylon 50200 Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2031 3575 or +603 2031 6568
Dining In The Dark in Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia’s first restaurant in total darkness, Dining In The Dark is a unique experience that lets you discover food in a whole new way – without seeing it. A restaurant where sounds and smell come to life, all in all Dining In The Dark is a pretty surreal experience. Located above Ten on Changkat and The Read More...
- Opening Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 18:30 – late
- Address: 50 Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2110 0431
Drift Dining and Bar
Drift Dining and Bar is a stylish establishment in Kuala Lumpur city centre that’s well-patronised for its diverse cuisine as well as extensive cocktail and wine list. Hailed as a modern Australian eatery, Drift is the brainchild of Robert Gilliland with the help of Donna Freeman, Ric Patterson, and Chef Angus Harrison, all of whom have
- Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 17:00 - late
- Address: Ground Floor Bidara Condo, 38, Jalan Bedara, Off Jalan Nagasari
- Tel: +603 21102079, +6019 2936430
Enak KL Restaurant
An enduringly popular Malay fine diner, Enak KL restaurant puts out a menu of local Malay dishes, allowing diners to take a tour of the Malaysian regions via dishes in small and large sizes. The perfect spot when you want to enjoy a decent meal in a smart but trendy central spot, the restaurant is set in the lower ground floor of Starhill Gallery along Jalan Bukit Bintang.
Relying heavily on age-old family recipes, the food has rich, home-made flavour to it, it has become the go-to choice of locals who love the restaurant’s posh atmosphere, while travellers enjoy its accessible and user friendly location. Though Malay food is usually spicy, diners can request that less chilli is used in dishes to make it more palatable for mellower taste buds.
- Opening Hours: 12:00 - 01:00
- Address: LG2, Feast Floor, Starhill Gallery, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2141 8973
El Cerdo Restaurant at Kuala Lumpur
El Cerdo KL has been a staple of Kuala Lumpur’s dining scene for almost a decade, serving a wide range of pork dishes from Europe, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Set within the popular nightlife district of Changkat Bukit Bintang, the award-winning restaurant offers a casual setting with wooden furnishings and warm lighting, as well as several Read More...
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 14:30; 18:00 – 22:30
- Address: 43 & 45 Changkat Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2145 0511
Feeka Coffee Roasters
Feeka Coffee Roasters is a cool café situated beside the No Black Tie jazz club. It serves hearty breakfasts, homemade desserts, not to mention quality and aromatic coffee in Jalan Mesui, Changkat Bukit Bintang. Adopting a minimalistic concept, the spacious cafe is beautifully decorated with mismatched furnishings, small potted plants, hanging light bulbs and wooden elements. Highly recommended is the award-winning El Salvador (RM18), one of Feeka’s AeroPressed specialty coffee brews. Marvellously rich with a pleasantly lingering aftertaste, it’s a great drink to kick-start the day ahead. Perfect for weekend brunches, the Feeka omelette (RM16) is a tantalising combination of sautéed mushroom with herbs, sautéed cauliflower, tomato jam, and wild cheddar that complements the cheese-filled omelette very well.
- Opening Hours: Daily 09:00 – 23:00
- Location: 19, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2110 4599
Five Sen5es @ The Westin
Located in The Westin KL, Five Sen5es décor is a mix of contemporary style with some 19th century Asian influences in the form of local artwork, timber furniture and wooden floors with tiled inlays. On that same note, its menu is a thorough reflection of modern Cantonese cuisine, with food that is nothing short of brilliant, so expect lip-tingling good dishes. However, the dim sum at Five Sen5es really takes this restaurant above and beyond in terms of cuisine and ensures fans of ‘little treats’ must pay a visit. Its kitchen (helmed by Chef Tan Tzaan Ling) has to be lauded for coming up with such a staggering array of steamed, baked and fried dim sum, all of which are absolutely delicious.
- Opening Hours: Daily 07:00 – 10:30, 12:00 – 14:30 & 18:00 – 22:00
- Address: The Westin KL, 199, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2773 8338
Fuzio Bar & Ristorante
Fuzio Bar & Ristorante is a two-storey restaurant in Jalan Berangan that has some authentic Italian cuisine in a classy setting. Invoking a fine-dining environment, Fuzio Bar & Ristorante is decorated with oak furnishings, warm lighting, and neutral earth tones. Pastas and pizzas are heavily featured on its menu, along with main courses of grilled lamb rack, baked cod fish, and beef tenderloin; but the restaurant also serves a noteworthy dish of grilled rabbit and rabbit ragout. Cocktails, mocktails, whisky and various liquors are served for fun-filled gatherings with friends while a wine cellar boasting French labels pairs well with meat dishes.
- Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 17:00 – 01:00
- Location: 29, Jalan Berangan, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2110 0303
Greyhound Café Malaysia
Greyhound Café Malaysia is a modern Thai-fusion café within the bustling Bukit Bintang shopping hub, where you can enjoy an array of authentic Thai dishes with a fusion twist. Found on the ground floor of Ansa Kuala Lumpur, it’s also the Bangkok-based brand’s first ever venture in Southeast Asia outside of Thailand.
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- Opening Hours: Monday – Thursday 10:00 – 23:00, Friday & Saturday 10:00 - 24:00, Sunday 10:00 – 23:00
- Address: Lot No.0.2, Ground Floor, Ansa Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Bukit Bintang
- Tel: +603 2148 1188
Hutong @ Lot 10
An award-winning gourmet food hall housing more than 20 neon green-lit stands, Hutong Food Court is a dining experience that will leave the competition in the shade. The vendors consist of popular hawker stalls in Kuala Lumpur and Penang who have been handpicked to set up shop in this prime location. Well-liked names that can be found here include Kim Lian Kee’s Hokkien mee (from Chinatown) and Honkee Porridge. Located on the lower ground floor of Lot 10 mall, Hutong Food Court has been designed to look like an old Beijing village with narrow ‘alleyways’ linking stalls. Instead of a central seating area, tables and chairs are placed around these stands. Prices range between RM10 Rm18 for a meal and diners can savour hawker delicacies such as pork noodles and wonton (dumpling) soup in an air-conditioned setting.
- Opening Hours: Daily 10:00 – 22:00
- Location: Lot 10 Shopping Mall
Jalan Alor at Bukit Bintang
Hosting a lot of hawker stalls and seafood restaurants, Jalan Alor is one of the most famous roads in Kuala Lumpur for food. Located just behind Jalan Bukit Bintang and a short walk away from Changkat Bukit Bintang, it is a favourite after-clubbing dining spot in the Golden Triangle area.
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- Location: Jalan Alor, Kuala Lumpur (behind Jalan Bukit Bintang)
J&P Magic House Bar & Restaurant at KL
J&P Magic House Bar & Restaurant, a two-storey establishment situated along Jalan Berangan, offers an exciting magic and dining experience in Changkat Bukit Bintang. The fine dining restaurant serves delectable Italian cuisines with talented illusionists performing card tricks at each table. Diners can also enjoy nightly magic shows that take place at regular intervals.
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- Opening Hours: Daily 19:00 - 03:00
- Address: 19, Jalan Berangan, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2110 0221
Consisting of a number of dining areas – disclosed, semi-disclosed, private seats and VIP rooms – Jogoya is well-known for its irresistible buffet. Variety and quality are at the core of its offerings, with more than 200 different dishes served, all prepared by skilled chefs using the freshest ingredients.
- Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 11:30 – 01:00; Weekends & Public Holidays 11:00 – 01:00.
- Location: T3, Relish Floor, Starhill Gallery, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang
- Tel: +603 2142 1268
- Cuisine: Japanese
Kaihomaru Restaurant at Starhill Gallery
Kaihomaru Restaurant is a stylish venture in Bukit Bintang that specialises in fresh sushi and sashimi, teppanyaki, as well as an array of authentic Japanese dishes and imported liquor. It is situated on the Relish floor of Starhill Gallery, an upmarket shopping mall just opposite Pavilion KL.
With its intricate wall carvings, rows of sake bottles, Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily 11:30 – 15:00 &18:00 – 23:00
- Location: Relish Floor, Starhill Gallery, Bukit Bintang
- Tel: +603 2141 1442
Kurata Restaurant Kuala Lumpur
Kurata Restaurant Kuala Lumpur is an exquisite fine dining establishment that’s set within Parkroyal Kuala Lumpur. Well-frequented for its Zen-like ambience, first-class service, extensive range of imported whiskies and sakes, this modern and simple eatery serves an extensive range of authentic Japanese delicacies prepared by passionate Japanese chefs with more than 15 years of experience.
- Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 12:00 – 14:30 & 18:00 – 23:00
- Address: Lower Ground, PARKROYAL Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Sultan Ismail
- Tel: +603 21100226
Lima Blas Nyonya Restaurant
Lima Blas Restaurant, situated along Jalan Mesui, is a humble-looking establishment that stands out from the hordes of rowdy watering holes you can find in Changkat Bukit Bintang with its nostalgia-invoking interior and authentic Nyonya fare. Nyonya cuisine is a unique delicacy from Malacca which blends Chinese ingredients with liberal amounts of coconut milk, various spices Read More...
- Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 11:00 – 15:00 & 17:30 - 23:00
- Address: 15, Jalan Mesui, Off Jalan Nagasari, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2110 1289
Maison Francaise Restaurant in Kuala Lumpur
Set in a converted three-storey mansion along Jalan Changkat Kia Peng, Maison Francaise (French House) is a French fine-dining restaurant with a romantic, vintage feel. There is a classic Rolls Royce parked in the driveway out front and the interior design of the restaurant is classy with white walls, terrazzo floors, modern crystal chandeliers and white Read More...
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 24:00
- Address: 5 Jalan Changkat Kia Peng, KL
- Tel: +603 2144 1474
No Black Tie Jazz Bar in Bukit Bintang
No Black Tie is KL’s leading jazz bar and where some of the region's most established musicians have performed. The unpretentious bar has been around for over 14 years now and is considered an institution in the city. It is very laidback and casual, and local and visiting jazz performers play to a sophisticated, respectful crowd. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 17:00 – late Monday – Sunday (closed on random Sundays)
- Address: 17 Jalan Mesui, Off Jalan Nagasari, KL (a few streets away from Changkat Bukit Bintang)
- Tel: +603 2142 3737
Onn Kee Claypot Seafood Porridge in Kuala Lumpur
Onn Kee Claypot Seafood Porridge serves one of KL’s best Chinese seafood porridges. Chinese porridge is similar to regular porridge but somewhat watery and bland: it is the accompanying dishes that really flavour it. Plus, since it is served in a claypot, the porridge is kept warm until the last spoonful.
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Opium Kuala Lumpur
Opium KL is well-recognised by late night revellers as one of the most stylish resto-bars in Changkat Bukit Bintang.Situated less than a 10-minute walk from Bukit Bintang Monorail Station, this establishment serves a wide range of modernised Oriental fare and uniquely-named signature cocktails.
Interior-wise, Opium KL exudes a glamorous 1930s vibe with age-old artefacts adorning Read More...
- Opening Hours: Monday – Thursday & Sunday 16:00 – 01:00 Friday & Saturday 16:00 – 02:00
- Address: 50, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 21425670
PAMPAS Grill & Bar
PAMPAS Grill & Bar in Changkat Bukit Bintang is an award-winning restobar that’s well-patronised for its authentic Argentinean fare and extensive wine list. Practically unique alongside Kuala Lumpur’s bevy of busy nightclubs and lively Irish pubs, this two-storey establishment exudes a sophisticated yet casual ambience, making it an ideal venue for intimate dinners and family get-togethers.
- Opening Hours: Daily 16:00 – 00:00
- MRT: Bukit Bintang
- Address: 24, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2148 5548
Pinchos Tapas Bar at Bukit Bintang
Pinchos Tapas Bar is a Spanish-style bar and restaurant that is an ideal place for a light, casual dinner. On the night we visited the place was crowded but with plenty of tables, it was easy to get a seat. Salsa music plays over the speakers, creating a sultry, animated vibe and making it a great Read More...
- Opening Hours: 17:00 – 02:30 Tuesday – Sunday
- Address: 18 Changkat Bukit Bintang, KL
- Tel: +603 2145 8482
Prego at The Westin Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Prego restaurant is an award-wining uptown homage to classic Italian cuisine and one of Kuala Lumpur’s most prolific eateries. The two-storey dining space within The Westin Kuala Lumpur offers sophisticated takes on culinary favourites, with the clubby dining room featuring plenty of old world charm. Its décor of polished dark wood tables, backsplash tiles on the Read More...
- Opening Hours:
12:00 - 14:30 (lunch) and 18:30 22:30 (dinner) Monday - Saturday;
12:00 - 15:00 (lunch) and 18:30 - 22:30 (dinner) Sunday
- Address: 199, The Westin Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, 55100
- Tel: +603 2731 8333
Shanghai @ JW Marriot
Exuding an air of quiet elegance typical of a five-star hotel restaurant, Shanghai at JW Marriott is an opulent dining experience in more ways than one. Its sumptuous décor is reminiscent of a 1920s Shanghai lounge, with highly lacquered teakwood furniture, dividing screens, pots of bamboo ferns and Oriental-themed artwork. The award-winning restaurant’s food is fit for royalty, with service to match. Its menu focuses on Shanghai cuisine, with dim sum as its crowning glory, although other notable standouts include the crispy crackling roasted pork, steamed sea bass, fried chee cheong fun (rice noodle rolls) and siao lung pao (steamed dumplings).
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 14:30 & 18:30 – 22:30
- Location: JW Marriott, 183 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2715 9000
Shook, Starhill Gallery
Shook at Starhill Gallery offers a diverse fusion menu, with the kitchen playing around with Japanese, Chinese, Italian and western cuisine. Its open-kitchen concept allows you to see the chefs hard at work as they create tantalisingly inventive dishes most easily described as delicious. Standouts include goat’s cheese coated with roasted pistachios - an appetiser we simply could not get enough of - and the medallion of grain-fed beef with pan-fried foie gras – a main worth going back for time and time again. The restaurant also has an impressive walk-in wine cellar with over 3,000 bottles of premium and vintage label wines, plus a jazz band to keep diners entertained as they enjoy their food and drinks.
- Opening Hours: Daily 12:00 – 01:00
- Location: Feast Floor, Starhill Gallery, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang
- Tel: +603 2719 8535 or +603 2719 8536
Tropical retreat in the heart of the city, lounge by the pool or relax inside, Splash is the place for breakfast, a leisurely snack, casual lunch or a romantic candlelit dinner beneath the stars.
- Opening Hours: 7 days a week – 7am till 11pm
- Location: Located on Level 4, The Westin Kuala Lumpur
- Address: The Westin Kuala Lumpur, 199, jalan bukit bintang, 55100 kuala lumpur, malaysia
- Tel: +603 2773 8338
- Cuisine: International
Table 23 Kuala Lumpur
Table 23 Kuala Lumpur is a quaint bar and restaurant in Jalan Mesui, a modest yet vibrant alternative to the often overcrowded Changkat Bukit Bintang. The restaurant exudes a rustic theme with its exposed brick walls, unpolished wooden tables, hanging filament light bulbs, and a spacious al fresco dining area. Serving Asian cuisine by day and Western delicacies by night, Table 23’s must-try dish is its beef cheek served with bacon, potatoes parmentier, cherry tomatoes and zucchini. Perfectly tender yet full of flavour, it is a sinfully meaty dish that pairs well with a glass of wine.
- Opening Hours: Monday - Friday 11:30 – 01:00, Saturday 16:00 – 01:00
- Location: 23, Jalan Mesui, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2857 1051
The Living Room
This all-day dining restaurant serves local and international cuisine amidst a contemporary atmosphere, featuring our ‘Breakfast Adventure’, business lunch and a choice of hi-tea and English afternoon tea during the weekends.
- Opening Hours: 7 days a week – 6am till 12 midnight
- Location: Located on Upper Ground, The Westin Kuala Lumpur
- Address: The Westin Kuala Lumpur, 199, jalan bukit bintang, 55100 kuala lumpur, malaysia
- Tel: +603 2773 8338
- Cuisine: Local & International
The Magnificent Fish & Chips Bar
The Magnificent Fish & Chips Bar is a stylish mid-to-high end establishment that serves decidedly authentic fish and chips (complete with newspaper wrappings) in Changkat Bukit Bintang. Adorned with dark wooden furniture, warm lighting and chalkboard menus on the walls, diners can enjoy their meal in a laidback setting in The Magnificent Fish & Chips Bar. With an extensive menu priced between RM20 and RM50, the restaurant offers a wide selection of fish such as dory, parrot fish, barramundi, grouper, and salmon served with homemade tartar sauce. This restaurant also serves savoury pies with mushy peas, grilled sausages, fish cakes, and curry sauce, as well as a ‘chirpy big breakfast’ set (RM28) that’s only served on Sundays.
- Opening Hours: Monday - Thursday 08:30 - 01:00, Friday 08:30 - 03:00, Saturday 10:00 am - 03:00, Sunday 10:00 - 01:00
- Address: 28 Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Tel: +603 2142 7021
Serving Halal traditional pork-free Cantonese cuisine, Zing’s scrumptious offerings include dim sum, shark’s fin and homemade hand-pulled noodles, prepared just the way you like it from action stations. Featuring a palatial red-and-black interior, the restaurant is divided into several sections consisting of a ‘public’ dining area, a few private dining areas and a noodle bar area.
- Opening Hours: Daily, 12:00 – 22:00
- Location: Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur, 160 Jalan Bukit Bintang
- Tel: +603 2117 4180
- Cuisine: Cantonese