The best restaurants in Malaysia that serve authentic Malay dishes are basically fine dine restaurants that have won rave reviews coupled with their traditional yet elegant settings and one of the most efficient services. Usually spicy with a very little touch of sweetness, most Malay dishes incorporate, Chicken, Beef, Fish and Vegetables. You will find a lot of places serving authentic Malay cuisines in the City Centre. We bring to you some of the most popular restaurants that serve authentic Malay cuisine.
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The award winning establishment of Malaysia, Bijan Restaurant is famous for its menu full of authentic Malay dishes. The restaurants pork free menu is what makes it an authentic Malay restaurant. The décor here is traditional and contemporary. Chairs are made of bamboo lending a rustic feel to the ambience.
Starters at Bijan are something you cannot resist but the one starter that can win over your heart is the grilled satay and pegedil. One thing noteworthy is that the restaurant serves only MSG-free food. Make sure that you try out the signature dish at RusukPanggang.
Located on the 39th floor of the PNB Perdana, is the 39 Restaurant. Widely popular for its Malay cuisine, the 39 Restaurant highly relies on age old family recipes. Picturesque views of the city coupled with traditional wooden furniture while you dine is something that you do not find at all restaurants. Special emphasis is given by the chefs here on their presentation of the dish. Food here is served in old style dishes.
If you are traveling in a group of three or more, Prego is the best suited restaurant for you. Located in The Westin, Prego offers an unbeatable experience. The two storied restaurant has classic décors with one of the most sophisticated kitchens specializing in Malay and Italian food. Risotto with wild mushrooms is the most savored dish served here. The restaurant with its one of a kind décor, dark wooden tables and ultra-modern light fixtures makes you feel cozy while relishing on some of the best dishes. The restobar here is quite affordable and definitely doesn’t pinch your pockets unlike all the other bars out there. Be sure to try out the wood fired Prego Pizza and also the RM68 concoction.