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Originated from Penang, Nasi Kandar is a southern-Malay dish that has captured the hearts of most, if not all, Malaysians. But sometimes, it can be hard to truly fix your Nasi Kandar cravings, especially in KL. But don’t worry! Because at foodpanda, we’ve curated our very own list of the best 7 Nasi Kandar places in KL and Selangor for you to check out!
1. Kudu Bin Abdul
For as low as RM7, you can enjoy mouth-watering nasi kandar at Kundu Bin Abdul without having to break the bank! Their ayam sambal bawang is unrivalled in KL, so you definitely won’t want to miss out on that. You can also opt for other side dishes like squid and okra when completing your nasi kandar meal.
Address: No. 335, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, 50100, City Center, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 7:30 am – 8:30 pm (Daily)
2. Hameediyah Oldest Nasi Kandar in Malaysia
Being the oldest nasi kandar restaurant still running in Malaysia, expect authentic and aromatic nasi kandar that rivals that from Penang! Although their KL branch is still relatively new, their food is just as good as what you’ll find at their Penang branch. Although their food is slightly pricier than other stores, the portion and taste of their food definitely make it worth splurging just a little!
Address: Jalan Mamanda 10, Station Petronas Ampang, Ampang, 47810 KL
Operating Hours: 8:00 am – 1:00 am (nasi kandar available from 11:00 am onwards)
3. Mohd Yaseem Nasi Kandar
Simple and affordable, Mohd Yaseem Nasi Kandar serves up delicious Penang-style nasi kandar you won’t find anywhere else in KL. Their pomfret and cuttlefish curry are some fan-favourites, and you definitely wouldn’t want to miss out on giving them a try!
Address: 351 & 353 Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, 50100, City Center, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 24 hours (Mon – Thurs), 12:00 am – 2:00 pm (Fri)
4. Ibramsha Nasi Kandar
If you’re looking for something that’s spicy but not too spicy, why not try Ibramsha Nasi Kandar’s soy sauce curry? Paired with their nasi kandar, their soy sauce curry is perfect for those who want a little more kick to their meal despite not being able to handle spice too well. And, if you’re looking add a little more spice, you can always add more sambal onto your order!
Address: 68, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, 50100, City Center, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 7:00 am – 7:30 pm (Mon-Thurs, Sat & Sun), 7:00 am – 12:00 pm (Fri)
5. Nasi Vanggey
Unlike other nasi kandar restaurants in KL, Nasi Vanggey opts to serve the Ipoh counterpart of the beloved Penang Nasi Kandar. If you’re up for a meal of a lifetime, try out the juicy, tender meat of their signature ayam vanggey alongside their Ipoh-style nasi kandar! Although it may be slightly different from what you’re used to, different isn’t always bad.
Address: 38, Jalan Tun Mohd Fuad 2, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur
Opening hours: 10:00 am – 2:00 am (Daily)
6. Original Kayu Nasi Kandar
Original Kayu Nasi Kandar is the perfect place to visit when you’re craving some mouth-watering nasi kandar and curry in the middle of the night. As the store is open 24-7, you’ll be able to lepak with your friends late into the AM with affordable and delicious food!
Address: No. 64, Jalan SS2/10, 47300, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Jalan SS 2/6, SS 2, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Operating Hours: 24 hours (Daily)
7. Lotus Hotel
Lotus Hotel is a Mamak stall located in TTDI most notable for the quality Indian food they consistently serve to all their patrons. Indulge in their nasi kandar served alongside thick, aromatic curries and generous amounts of juicy, tender mutton and meats. Besides that, they also offer other Mamak-classics, like roti canai, the Tarik and many more!
Address: 18, Jalan Tun Mohd Fuad, 60000, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 8:00 am – 12:00 am (Daily)
There you have it! Our list of some of the Best Nasi Kandar Places in KL & Selangor. If you liked this list, be sure to check our Top 7 Best Thai Places to Try in KL and 8 Best Steamboat Places That You Must Visit in Selangor and KL [Halal] on the foodpanda Magazine!
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