Top 6 Places To Go for Delicious Northern Indian Food in KL and PJ

Top 6 Places To Go for Delicious Northern Indian Food in KL and PJ

In this list, you’ll find our top recommended Northern Indian food in KL and PJ. Malaysia is no stranger to the delights of Indian food. If you’re pondering on the difference between Northern and Southern Indian foods, Northern Indian food is better known for their use of wheat in their dishes, such as naan, chapati and paratha. North Indian cuisine also has a strong focus on meats and dairy products in their dishes.

However, both the North and South are equally praised for their curry and other spiced dishes. In Kuala Lumpur, there are countless restaurants that serve undeniably delicious Indian foods. Therefore, for today’s article, Foodpanda has explored and listed the 6 great spots for you and your friends to indulge in tasty Northern Indian food in KL and PJ.. 

1. What Tasty Food (WTF) Restaurant

Among all the tasty Indian food restaurants located in KL and PJ, WTF Restaurant is a real winner! Trust me when I say that this isn’t a typical restaurant that serves Indian food. WTF serves an array of beautifully prepared, vibrant and immensely delicious dishes. What’s more, is that these are vegetarian (and even vegan) dishes!

Indulge in the Tara Vegetable Sizzler – a melange of tandoor vegetables served with missi roti, garlic naan, butter naan and tandoori roti. For a wholesome and satisfying meal, might I suggest ordering the Briyani Sizzler – vegetable briyani with moreish cashew gravy? You can check out their food menu by clicking here. All in all, WTF is definitely a worthwhile visit, even more non-vegetarians.

Address: 98, Lorong Maarof, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 11.00 AM – 11.00 PM (Daily)

2. FLOUR Restaurant

At FLOUR, it is all about quality AND not quantity. FLOUR takes classic Northern Indian food to the next level as each dish served will make you hungry for more! The restaurant is heavily praised for their briyani dishes, such as the mutton biryani, and their wide variety of curry dishes, including Lasooni Gosht (spiced garlic mutton curry), Laal Maans and Dhingri Masala! These curry dishes are served with Indian flatbread, such as Tandoori Roti, Kulcha and Laccha.

FLOUR offers a simple yet cosy interior, allowing you to enjoy your food with friends or family. However, it would be wise to make a reservation in advance as the restaurant can sometimes be pretty crowded during dinner hours.

Address: 71, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays (6.30 PM – 10.30 PM); Wednesdays – Sundays (11.30 AM – 3.00 PM; 6.30 PM – 10.00 PM)

3. Ganga Café

There is a reason Ganga Café is listed as the top 3 best Northern Indian Food to try in KL ans PJ. Ganga serves an array of dishes, such as various Indian flatbreads with dhal, and also vegetarian banana leaf rice. On Sundays, you can enjoy the all-you-can-eat buffet, comprising of various curries, vegetarian dishes, flatbreads, pakodas and rice.

You can expect only the best and authentic dishes served while dining in Ganga. That being said, free up your Sunday and head on down to Ganga and eat to your heart’s content! You can even check out the menu by clicking here.

Address: 17, Lorong Kurau, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: Mondays – Saturdays (8.00 AM – 10.00 PM); Sundays (10.00 AM – 3.00 PM; 6.00 PM – 10.00 PM)

4. Bombay Palace

If you wish to indulge in some good Indian food in a posh-like environment, Bombay Palace is the place for you. This restaurant offers both meat and vegetarian delights under a cosy and top-notch environment, decorated with beautiful lights and chandeliers and antique furniture. As expected, the meals are certainly pricier, but it is definitely a worthwhile visit.

You can check out their menu by clicking here and even deliver to your doorstep by using the foodpanda app.

Address: Life Centre, 20, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 12.00 PM – 2.30 PM; 6.30 PM – 10.30 PM (Daily)

5. Tasty Chapathi Restaurant KL

Here at Tasty Chapathi, you’ll get the chance to indulge in one of the best chapathis in the area. Using only pure whole wheat flour to make their flatbreads, Tasty serves immensely delicious chapathi with an unbelievably soft yet chewy texture.

Their chapati served with mutton masala seem to be a crowd-pleaser, so head on down to this restaurant and try it for yourself! For more food options, you can browse through the restaurant’s food menu by clicking here.

Address: Viva Residency, Jalan Suppiah Pillay Kuala Lumpur MY, Off, Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, Jalan Ipoh, 51200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan
Operating Hours: 11.00 AM – 11.00 PM (Daily)

6. Taj Garden

Located in the heart of Brickfields, Taj Garden serves an array of Northern Indian cuisines and local delicacies that cater to both vegetarians and non-vegetarians. If you’re dining with a friend, and in the mood to reward yourself, start off by ordering any of Taj Garden’s delicious flatbread, such as garlic naan, tandoori roti or kulcha. As for mains, the restaurant also offers a wide variety of briyani dishes to choose from. You can check out more food options from their food and drinks menu by clicking here.

Address: Wisma Leopad, Annexxe, 5, Jalan Tun Sambanthan, Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 11.00 AM – 11.00 PM (Daily)

There you have it – 6 must-try places to go for delicious Northern Indian food in KL and PJ! While you’re in town be sure to check our Top 8 Mouthwatering Char Kuey Teow That You Must Try in KL and PJ and Top 10 Vietnamese Places to Check Out in KL and PJ and a whole variety of our food recommendations at the foodpanda Magazine

However, if you’re not in the mood to leave your home, don’t hesitate to order from foodpanda. Just a few clicks and food will be right at your doorstep.

Article Written By Marcovy

Marcovy is a passionate writer who thinks life is about living to eat and enjoying it to the fullest. He wanted to explore the restaurants around Malaysia and the idea of documenting those food experiences was what inspired him to start writing food blog.

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