6 Famous Klang Food
[It’s not only about bakuteh!]
6 dishes that you can’t afford to miss in Klang! From traditional kopitiam to Hainan chicken chop to seafood and many more! You can spend the whole day being a foodie and eat them all!
When people think of Klang, the first thing that comes to their mind is always bakuteh. In recent years, people have also started to discover the fresh and affordable seafood here. However, do you know that this is not all about Klang? There are a lot more hidden gems here to be discovered! So, wait no more and start exploring all the good food here!
1. Chong Kok Kopitiam
The old kopitiam is crowned as the most famous kopitiam in Klang and it has been there since 75 years ago! Here in this kopitiam, it does not matter if you are Chinese, Indian or Malay as you will not be able to resist the food served here. Entering this kopitiam, you will only see all the three races enjoying their food harmoniously together!
The must-have dishes here are the coffee, half boiled eggs, toast and nasi lemak. Although all of these are just simple food, Chong Kok Kopitiam made them so differently that you will not be able to find the same taste in anywhere else.
Address: 5, Jalan Stesen, 41000 Klang, Selangor. (Near KTM Klang)
Operating hours: 6:00am – 1:00pm
2. Kaki-Lang Home’s Kitchen
Here comes the most popular Hakka cuisine in Klang! With 99% of their online customer reviews recommending this place, how can you not try this goodie when you are in Klang? Their black vinegar pork trotter, Hakka crispy deep fried pork belly and Hakka yam abacus seeds are their signature dishes!
However, you need to take note on their menu here. The dishes available are depending on the chef as he cooks whatever he can get from the market but one thing for sure is that no matter what dishes they serve, they are all good!
Address: 29, Jalan Dato Yusof Shahbuddin 42, Taman Melawati, 41200 Klang Selangor.
Operating hours: 12:00nn – 9:00pm (Close on Monday)
3. Restaurant Wan Xiang
Growing up in Malaysia, I am sure you have seen glutinous rice cooked in bamboo stick (Lemang) from our Malay friends. But have you seen this unique bamboo stick cuisine with seafood? The specialty here is that the seafood is placed in the bamboo sticks before they grill it with charcoal!
There are many different kinds of fresh seafood up for grabs! For example, bamboo stick prawns, bamboo stick clams, bamboo stick herbal chicken, bamboo stick rice, bamboo stick crabs and many more! They have so many choices that you will never regret visiting!
Address: 12a Lorong Batu Nilam 27a, Bandar Bukit Tinggi, 41200 Klang, Selangor.
Operating hours: 6:00pm – 10:00pm
4. Restaurant Peng Heong Hakka Paikut
Next up, we have the king of Klang Paikut! The paikut here is made of 17 different ingredients. The paikut here tastes sweet and is perfectly seasoned after being marinated with all the fresh ingredients.
The fact that it does not stick to the teeth and is tender has attracted so many foodies here to try them out! Other than that, the Hakka crispy deep fried pork belly, Hakka red wine chicken and Hakka black vinegar pork trotter are also the customers’ choice!
Address: No. 2 Lorong Gudang Nanas 1 Off Jalan Pasar, 41400 Klang, Selangor.
Operating hours: 7:00am – 4:30pm
5. Restaurant Klang Food Centre
This food center sells nothing but pau! No matter what time it is, the food center is always full of drooling foodies waiting to try their pau. So how can you afford to miss this? There are total 16 types of pau being sold here and each and every one of them has its own uniqueness!
If you are visiting this food center for the first time, you have to try their best sellers which are the curry pau and crispy pork belly pau!
Address: 10, Jln Batai Laut 5, Taman Intan 41300 Klang, Selangor.
Operating hours: 7:00am – 6:00pm (Close occasionally)
6. Sin Kok Thye Kopitiam
The vintage style Hainan chicken chop and Mee Hailam are one of the most iconic foods in Klang! The deep fried chicken chop has its tenderness preserved and is served together with the specially made and thick sweet sour sauce!
How can you resist this delicious dish? Stop by Sin Kok Thye Kopitiam today and try them out!
Address: 23, Jln Klang, 42000 Port Klang, Selangor.
Operating hours: 10:00am – 5:00pm (Close on Sunday)
Article Written By Evans
Evans Hu is a foody at heart. He is always on the look out to explore best places to dine in Klang Valley. When he’s free, he often goes on a “culinary trip” out of Klang Valley with his friends and family.