10 Restaurants with the Best Malaysian Delicacies
In search of the most authentic Malaysian delicacies, it usually involves a roadtrip up north to either Ipoh or Penang, or down south to Malacca in search of your favourite gastronomical delights. However, there is no need for you to travel far as you can get your cravings fixed just within the Amazing Sunway City Kuala Lumpur!
1. Okra Nyonya, Sunway Geo Avenue
Relish in an array of Nyonya cuisine that stems from home-cooked recipes by an indigenous Melanau and her Penang-born partner, as they add subtle spins on Peranakan staples ranging from ayam pongteh to their chap chye, made with a wholesome crunch. Okra Nyonya conveys a homemade simplicity that feels both familiar and familial to many Malaysians.
Address: B-02-09, Block B, Sunway Geo Avenue, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Sunway South Quay, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
Opening Hours: 11:30am – 9:30pm (daily)
Contact: 03-5612 6288
2. Mohd Chan Dim Sum, Sunway Geo Avenue
Take a bite or two of Mohd Chan Dim Sum’s Cantonese delicacies, especially their delightful dim sums. Mohd Chan Dim Sum is a brunch concept with its redefined Cantonese-inspired cuisines, that can be enjoyed anytime of the day.
Address: A-01-01, Sunway Geo Avenue, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
Opening Hours: 10:00am – 10:00pm (daily)
Contact: 03-5612 9939
3. Ah Cheng Laksa, Sunway Pyramid
One particular dish Ah Cheng Laksa is famous for is their Assam Laksa! Originating from Alor Setar, from all the way back to 1960, the family recipe has been known for its unique flavour and distinct aroma. As Ah Cheng aims to be the emblem of Northern Assam Laksa, originality is what makes the asam laksa exotic as ingredients are carefully resourced from the north to ensure quality and consistency. Indulge in a little snack time or dessert with their tasty keropok lekor and cooling ABC.
4. Hungry Bunch, Sunway Pyramid
String yourself along and venture to one of Sunway Pyramid’s newest contemporary cafes, as it whips up a robust appetite for budget-conscious crowd-pleasers. Hungry Bunch’s local fusion selection ranges from Grilled Kelantan Percik Chicken to their Cheezy Baked Nasi Lemak.
5. Ten Years, Sunway Pyramid
With 270 years of combined legacy, Ten Years preserves Malaysian food culture and ensures similarities in taste while cathering to both local and international markets. Inspired by the rich legacy of Malaysian cuisine, Ten Years brings our nation’s most loved and best local cuisines from well-loved recipe owners under one roof for all walks of life to enjoy. The long list of cuisines consists of Penang Asam Laksa, Kelantan Nasi Kerabu and Ten Years 3 Colour Rice along with some fusion dishes such as Linguine Mamak, Percik Burger and more.
6. Penang Road Famous Teochew Chendul, Sunway Pyramid
Why travel all the way to Penang for delicious food when you can get it right here within Sunway City, at Penang Road Famous Teochew Chendul? Cool down with their selection of both savoury and sweet dishes including Penang Curry, Asam Laksa and the assorted Teochew Chendul – Original, Chendul Durian and Chendul White Coffee.
7. Simply Penang, Sunway Pyramid
Dig into a variety of authentic Penang dishes at Simply Penang. Among the famous signature dishes served at Simply Penang are Curry Mee, Asam Laksa, Nasi Lemak and more, where all are cooked with local spices and native ingredients sourced from Penang. You may also indulge in the top pick appetizers such as otak-otak, fried oyster, oyster noodle and more.
8. Sisters Crispy Popiah, Sunway Pyramid
Get your popiah fix with Sisters Crispy Popiah for those craving a local pick-me-up with two types of treats which are Crispy Popiah and Egg Roll Crispy Popiah, prepared fresh upon order.
9. Rasaa, Sunway Pyramid
Rasaa is famous for none other than their Hainanese Chicken Rice, aside from the other local contemporary rice and noodle dishes such as Nasi Lemak, Belacan Petai Fried Rice and Fried Mee Hoon. Indulge also in their variety of stone-milled Vermicelli Rice Rolls
10. Old Town, Sunway Geo Avenue
Old Town White Coffee consists of over 200 café outlets throughout Asia serving a variety of Malaysian delicacies. You may enjoy a good meal with a variety of rice and noodle dishes or even a simple good ‘ol breakfast with toast and their esteemed Ipoh White Coffee.
Address: Sunway Geo Avenue, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
Opening Hours: 10:00am – 10:00pm