Dine like a Local Japanese at the Best Japanese Restaurants in KL

Dine like a Local Japanese at the Best Japanese Restaurants in KL
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Japan is famous for various reasons – its culture, anime, songs, movies and most importantly, its cuisine! Considering how Malaysia has multiple types of food all around; it is no doubt that Malaysians are serious in choosing what to eat. In fact, Japanese cuisine is one of Malaysians’ most favourite cuisines. Sushi, sashimi, maki, nigiri – you name it all, we love them!

However, even though Japanese food is quite abundant here, it’s difficult to find ones which can satisfy everyone’s taste buds. The authenticity and quality of the food have to be spot on. Thus, for today, we’ll be listing out the best Japanese restaurants in KL. These restaurants ought to get you to experience dining like a local Japanese. Without further ado, let’s get started!

1. Fukuya

The first place on the list is Fukuya, which literally translates to “House of Happiness”. Just from the name itself, you could already tell that you’re going to have a good time here. As soon as you step in, you’ll realise that the place has a modern look to it. They offer various types of authentic Japanese dishes on their menu; all you have to do is choose! Have a look at their website here for more information. 

Address: 9, Jalan Delima, Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm
Tuesday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm
Thursday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm
Friday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm
Saturday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm
Sunday – 11:45am to 2:45pm & 5:45pm to 10:00pm

Contact Information: 03-2144 1077

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/ARkzwbbqdSm1pBDV9

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2. Ri-Yakitori

If you’re a big fan of Yakitori, which is Japan’s grilled chicken on a skewer; then this place has one of the best ones. We can assure you that as soon as you take a bite into it, you’ll experience an explosion of flavours in your mouth. That’s just how good it is! You get to quench your thirst with sake too from their sake dispenser. This restaurant is the epitome of a good time!

Address: Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City, 58000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Tuesday – 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday – 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday – 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday – 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday – 4:00pm to 10:00pm

Contact Information: 03-2268 1323

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/95DkxtkXM2c6o4mv7

3. Bari-Uma Ramen

Besides sushi, another famous Japanese food is ramen. Many say that the key to a perfect ramen lies in the broth. Well, the ramen at Bari-Uma Ramen has a creamy and thick broth, together with intense flavours; perfect for Malaysians’ taste buds. When you come to visit, you’ll have to try out their Ajitama-Uma and Tari-Ajitama Uma. Trust us; you’ll love these two dishes.

Address: Lot L3-11, Level 3, Jaya Shopping Centre, Jalan Professor Khoo Kay Kim, Seksyen 14, 46100 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Operating Hours:
Monday – 11:00am to 8:00pm
Tuesday – 11:00am to 8:00pm
Wednesday – 11:00am to 8:00pm
Thursday – 11:00am to 8:00pm
Friday – 11:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday – 11:30am to 9:00pm
Sunday – 11:30am to 9:00pm

Contact Information: 03-3132 9588

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/E5MxPcwMpX6D9P43A

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4. Iketeru

Located in Hilton Hotel, many locals state that Iketeru is the best Japanese restaurant in KL. Considering how it’s situated in the hotel, the price might be higher than average. However, if splurging on food isn’t a problem for you, then you’ll definitely love this restaurant. Choose whichever authentic and top-quality dishes to try; none of it will disappoint you, for sure. Click here to find out more about this spot.

Address: Level 8, 3, Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Tuesday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Wednesday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Thursday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Friday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Saturday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Sunday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 10:30pm

Contact Information: 03-2264 2264

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/fQvHJtMPKgXdC8ti8

5. TAKA

If you’ve heard of Tokyo’s Sushi Saito that is worth 3-Michelin Stars, you might know of KL’s Taka.  It is said that the chefs at Taka are trained personally by Takashi Saito himself.  Thus, Taka has a well-earned reputation for serving high-class Japanese fine dining!  You should come to Taka if you’re looking to eat wealthy and grand because Taka will ensure that your money will be worth the spending. 

Address: No. 6, Level 3A, The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours:
Monday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Tuesday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Thursday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Friday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Saturday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Sunday – 12:00pm to 2:30pm & 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Contact Information: 012-330 3600

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/KvGxLGwFFVhyq8ZB8 

Well, guess that’s all for our list. If you’re feeling like Japanese, make sure to check out these spots which we listed out. Meshiagare!

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