Best foods in Bukit Jalil and where to get them

Best foods in Bukit Jalil and where to get them

When it comes to Bukit Jalil, often the image of the National Stadium and the Malaysian Chinatown comes to mind. Being an affluent township located in Kuala Lumpur, Bukit Jalil houses many notable corporate buildings as well as universities, making it a hot spot for businessmen and students. Besides that, Bukit Jalil is also a popular spot for youngsters and tourists as various entertainment spots are available in this township. Some famous attractions include Pavilion Mall, the Royal Malaysian Air Force Museum and the Xtion Paintball Park, which offers an experience that you cannot find anywhere else. With all that said, if you are looking for good food, you would be glad to know that a plethora of cuisines is available in Bukit Jalil.

Read on, and we will introduce you to some of the best eats in Bukit Jalil!

1. Homemade waffles @ Peekaboo Cafe

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If you’re a fan of Totoro, you’d immediately recognize Peekaboo’s Totoro-inspired logo!  Foodie hunters & Instagrammers will love Peekaboo cafe for its photogenic spaces with large windows and artistic pieces on the wall.  Peekaboo cafe seeks to create a comfy but beautiful atmosphere with the use of casual-looking sofas and plushes placed throughout. 

Peekaboo cafe serves a wide variety of food, from Italian favourites such as Smoked Salmon Carbonara to Japanese-Malaysian fusion Teriyaki Chicken Rice.  But the in-house specialty is their homemade waffles.  Priding in their wide variety available, their waffles are the most delicious and beautiful ever seen!  

Address: 1-3-M (1st floor, Jalan Jalil Perkasa 13, Arked Esplanad, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur 

Operating Hours:
Tuesday – 10:00am to 6:00pm
Wednesday – 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday – 10:00am to 6:00pm
Friday – 10:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday – 9:00am to 7:00pm
Sunday – 9:00am to 7:00pm

Contact Information: 017-496 2622 



2. Japanese Food @ Shin Zushi Restaurant

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Japanese food has become a well-loved genre of food with a huge fan base in Malaysia. Even then, it is still relatively difficult to find a restaurant that serves authentic Japanese food, that we often end up going to the chain stores for a quick fix to satisfy our Japanese food craving. Say goodbye to those days as we are happy to tell you that you can experience it at Shin Zushi Restaurant at Bukit Jalil.

Bearing a humble appearance, this restaurant may look small from the outside, but don’t let this fool you as it is spacious inside. Priding themselves in using only the finest and freshest ingredients, their Salmon Sashimi will melt in your mouth. Serving great sushi at an affordable price, you won’t regret ever visiting this restaurant! 

Address: Ground Floor, No.11, Jalan Jalil Jaya 7 Jalil Link, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 11:30am to 2:30pm & 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Tuesday – 11:30am to 2:30pm & 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday – 11:30am to 2:30pm & 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Thursday – 11:30am to 2:30pm & 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Friday – 11:30am to 2:30pm & 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Saturday – 11:30am to 2:30pm
Sunday – 11:30am to 2:30pm

Contact information: 014-950 9946


3. Cheesy Pork Chop @ Say Cheese

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If you are a fan of anything and everything cheese related, you would be delighted to know that there is a restaurant in Bukit Jalil that specialises in serving mouth-watering cheesy dishes. Say Cheese is a restaurant that is like a manifestation of every cheese lover’s dream.

With a predominantly Western menu, one of their signature dishes that you have to try when you visit Say Cheese is their Pork Chop with Cheese. Their pork chop, doused in warm melted cheese, will surely bring a smile your face as if asked to “Say Cheese”. 

Address: C-15-G, Shop Lot The Link 2, Jalan Jalil Perkasa, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Thursday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Sunday – 12:00pm to 9:00pm

Contact Information: 019-890 2123



4. Fusion food @ Murni Delight

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With so many food selections available in Malaysia, sometimes it gets to decide on one place. With fusion food, you can get the best of both worlds—putting a stop to your indecisiveness. In Bukit Jalil as well, there is a well-known fusion food restaurant—Murni Delight at Jalan 16/155c.

Offering a broad menu of Western and local dishes, you will never be stumped for choice. Cheap, big, fast, and most importantly, delicious, you are sure to be a fan of Murni Delight. If you are not a fan of waiting, try to avoid their peak hours though, as they often nest a full house during those hours.

Address: No. 41, Jalan 16/155C, Bandar Bukit Jalil, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 12:00pm to 12:00am
Tuesday – 12:00pm to 12:00am
Wednesday – 12:00pm to 12:00am
Thursday – 12:00pm to 12:00am
Friday – 12:00pm to 12:00am
Saturday – 12:00pm to 12:00am
Sunday – 12:00pm to 12:00am

Contact Information: 06-509 0182


5. Tea time @ Munching Mob Cafe

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When The Munching Mob Cafe was made, it was decided that cozy vibes were the atmosphere they wanted.  With dim lights and a spacious room, the comfiness of Munching Mob Cafe is perfectly paired with a family-friendly menu.  Serving an immense variety of cuisine from Western classics to local Asian fusion cuisine, and even breakfast sausages packed full of aroma!  Suitable to cater a wide variety of tastes in a family.  

The Munching Mob Cafe serves various meals, but what’s notable are their desserts and beverages.  On a weekend afternoon, you could be enjoying their selection of waffles, pancakes, cakes, or even ice cream.  Their coffees and teas are also made with the finest ingredients!  A match made in heaven with their assortment of desserts.   

Address: 3-12A, Jalan Jalil Perkasa 14 Bukit Jalil, Arked Esplanad, 57000 Kuala Lumpur 

Operating Hours:
Tuesday – 11:00am to 10:00pm
Wednesday – 11:00am to 10:00pm
Thursday – 11:00am to 10:00pm
Friday – 11:00am to 10:00pm
Saturday – 10:00am to 10:00pm
Sunday – 10:00am to 10:00pm

Contact Information: 03-9547 9331 


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