Bukit Bintang is almost everybody’s go-to city; hence why this city is always busy and lively. You can find everything in Bukit Bintang such as entertainment, shopping malls and most importantly, good food!
We all know Bukit Bintang is best known because of Pavilion, Fahrenheit 88, Starhill Gallery and many more famous shopping malls. What most people don’t know is that this city offers the best eateries too! Perfect for those who want to go for a food hunting session. Thus, to help out all of you food hunters out there – here are five eateries worth-trying in Bukit Bintang!
1. Hutong Lot 10
If you’re walking around Bukit Bintang, you’d know that Lot 10 is one of the most popular shopping malls there. But, did you know – there is also a famous food court situated in the shopping mall itself? The name of the food court is Hutong Lot 10.
This is where you can find many favoured Penang, KL and Singapore hawkers in one space! This food court is on the ground floor of the shopping mall; hence, it’s hard to miss it. A wide variety of food choices are available here – pick whichever food that attracts your attention! Examples of stalls which are popular are Penang Famous Fried Kway Tiao, Layumcha and Soong Kee Beef Noodles.
Location: LG Floor, Lot 10 Shopping Centre, 50, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Operation Hours: 10a.m. – 10p.m. (Daily)
2. Nagasari Curry House
Are you craving for some Indian food? Then head down over to this famous Indian eatery in Bukit Bintang – Nagasari Curry House! This place is often busy due to the high number of customers coming. Besides, it was also shortlisted in Time Out KL Food’s award categories in 2011 and 2012 respectively. That’s just how popular this place is!
If this is your first time visiting, we recommend trying out their most popular dish, which is the Banana Leaf Rice. You should also try out their Tandoori Chicken, simply yummy! Don’t worry; even though this place is often crowded with customers, their service is speedy. Besides, the quality of their food is also top-notch! You won’t regret coming here.
Location: Jalan Nagasari, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operation Hours: 11a.m. – 11:30p.m. (Monday – Saturday), 11a.m. – 11p.m. (Sunday)
3. Capitol Café
Located in the heart of Bukit Bintang, Capitol Café is another eatery worth-trying during a food hunting session. This place is no stranger to both locals and tourists, famous for their nasi lemak and chicken rice.
Upon entering the café, you’d see that the interior design is like a modernised Kopitiam. It will totally give one a real Malaysian feel. Additionally, you can eat different types of Malaysian delights here for breakfast, brunch and lunch. Come and try their Nasi Lemak Ayam Goreng, Nasi Ayam Penyet and Marmaid Chicken Rice! For something lighter, order their toasts or half-boiled eggs.
They have a delivery service too! Find out more about their delivery here on their Facebook page.
Location: 46, 48 & 50, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Bukit Bintang, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operation Hours: 7a.m. – 4:30p.m. (Daily)
4. Bijan Bar and Restaurant
Bijan Bar and Restaurant is where you can find the finest Malay cuisines and wine of the best quality. It is undoubtedly the right place for a wonderful fine dining experience. This place is a hidden gem of Bukit Bintang, we must say.
For tourists who are visiting Malaysia and would like to have an authentic taste of Malaysia, you have to come to visit! Fellow patrons will be impressed by the authentic taste of the homemade meals in this restaurant – it’ll make you want to come back for more. Although the price range of the dishes is quite high; we can assure that it is worth every single one of your penny.
5. Jalan Alor
Last but not least, introducing Bukit Bintang’s food heaven – Jalan Alor! Surrounded by seafood restaurants and hawker stalls, you can find all types of delicious food here. Even with so many air-conditioned eateries around; nothing beats the joy of eating hawker food under the night sky.
Not only is the food here good, but they are also cheap! Just a head’s up – it might not be easy to pick what you want to eat due to the wide variety of food available. But, we can assure you that all the dishes here taste amazing. Moreover, you can opt for desserts too once you’re done with the main dish. Happy feasting!
Location: 21, Jalan Alor, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operation Hours: 24 hours
There you go, food hunters. We hope this list will be able to help you out on your food hunting session in Bukit Bintang. Have fun, and enjoy your meals!
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