“What to eat ah?” is the million-dollar question that plagues us all during lunchtime. With so many eateries around, sometimes it can feel like we’re too spoilt for choice. But hey, having more to choose from is still better than having none, and in Malaysia, we’re definitely blessed with options that we can rotate our lunch favourites throughout the year. Check out these Kota Damansara lunch places that could satisfy you when midday hunger strikes.
1. Two Pesos
Originating from Taiwan, Two Pesos is a steamboat slash mini hotpot eatery. For groups of friends with varying preferences, Two Pesos is ideal because everyone can have a choice of their own personal hotpot. The broth flavours include Milky Seafood Pot, Hua Diao Chicken Pot, Two Pesos BBQ Pot, Korean Army Pot and more, followed by choices of meat, rice or noodles as well as add-on beverages and other hotpot ingredients. A total deal for a filling meal!
Opening hours: 12pm – 11pm
Address: 32-1,Dataran Sunway, Malaysia, Jalan PJU 5/9, Dataran Sunway, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
2. Ten Noodle Restaurant
Fans of pork noodles rejoice! Ten Noodle Restaurant is considered one of the top pork noodle eateries in the area, with lines and packed tables every day at lunchtime. The working crowd frequent this restaurant for its simple and unpretentious vibe. You come in, fill in the order chit and a bowl of flavourful soup will be delivered to you in no time.
Opening hours: 11am – 9pm
Address: No.25-1, Jalan PJU 5/10, Kota Damansara, 47810 Selangor
3. Do Eat With Us
More than just a cosy cafe serving fusion delights and western selections, Do Eat with Us also operates a lunchbox delivery service. Freshly prepared every morning, you get to enjoy warm meals at both the cafe and the comfort of your home or workspace. Wholesome, hearty meals that are pork-free and Halal, every meal even comes with a side of kuihs, making it an all-in-one option for lunch!
Opening hours: 8am – 5pm
Address: 8, Jalan PJU 5/20D, Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
4. Eat Drink Thai
A humble eatery that is slowly gaining recognition for its steaming variety of Thai-style seafood, the main attraction at Eat Drink Thai is the Seafood Pot, consisting of a whole barramundi, tiger prawns, squid and mussels basked in the likes of either tom yam, tom kha or kaeng som curry. With so much food, which is capable of serving up to 3 persons or more, the total cost of such a meal only rakes up to RM59, which is a great bargain for a heavy lunchtime treat.
Opening hours: 11.30am – 3pm
Address: 9 Jalan PJU 5/9, Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia 47810
5. Macha & Co.
As a multicultural country, we can’t talk about mealtimes without mentioning the greatness of a banana leaf. Macha & Co. has often been credited for elevating the cuisine past its shop lot glory, all the while maintaining the same robust flavours that make a banana leaf unique. At Macha & Co, though pricier than a mamak for sure, expect generous servings of Indian delights in a comfortable, air-conditioned environment.
Opening hours: 10am – 10pm
Address: Jalan PJU 7/2, Mutiara Damansara, 47820 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Lunch Spots in Kota Damansara
The next time the group can’t decide where to go for lunch, don’t hesitate to pull up this list for inspiration. You might not all agree on one eatery, but that’s where foodpanda comes in handy! Order what you want where you want regardless, and when it’s delivered to you, everyone can come together and delight in the company of food and friends!