Top 5 Places to Try in KL for Potato Food Lovers

Top 5 Places to Try in KL for Potato Food Lovers

Often served as a side dish, potato plays an important role in many food dishes. It could be made into various options such as mashed potato, fries, baked potato, hash brown, even desserts! Even though it is a simple ingredient, but it require the right skills and cooking method to make it into a delicious dish! In fact, there are numerous places in KL which serve amazing potato based food.

Thus, in today’s article, we will be listing the top 5 places for potato food lovers to try in KL!

1. TatoTato

First on the list is a place called TatoTao. TatoTao is the first ever eatery to come out with a whole menu dedicated to mashed potato. Here, you get to satisfy your mashed potato craving with their delicious options of mashed potato. You get to choose from two types of mashed potato, which are the classic original and their signature flavour which is topped with cheese.

To spice you’re your mashed potato, you could also choose from a wide array of toppings like Cheesy Octopus, Cheesy Shrimp, Cheesy Smoked Duck and Cheesy Crab Stick.

Address: L1-69, Cheras Leisure Mall, Taman Mutiara, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, 56100, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 10am – 10pm (Daily)


Next, IKEA. Other than being well-known for their stylish and affordable furniture, IKEA is also popular for serving a delicious selection of food. Their most popular dish is their iconic Swedish meatballs dish, which comes with a mashed potato side.

The texture of their mashed potato is just right – not too soft nor too chunky, which could easily be one of the best mashed potato you have ever tasted.

Moreover, the generous amount of sauce poured over the dish, combining really well with the mashed potato.

Address: 2, Jalan Cochrane, Maluri, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 55100, cheras, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 9am – 10pm

3. Strangers at 47

If you’re a potato AND a dessert lover, then this is definitely the right place for you! Here, they serve a unique purple crepe named “Purple Rage”, made out of sweet potato.

Coconut sago is wrapped within the purple crepe and drizzled with gula Melaka, and we assure that it will be one of the best dessert combinations you’ve ever tried!

Address : 45, 47, 49, Jalan 17/45, Seksyen 17, 46400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: Monday – Friday: 8am – 10pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9am – 10pm
(Closed on Tuesday)

4. Restoran Fong Lye

Love sweet potato snacks? Try Restoran Fong Lye’s sweet potato balls! Their fried sweet potato balls are so well known that you’ll see these little balls on almost every table in the restaurant. The outer layer of the sweet potato balls are fried till crispy, while the interior is soft and airy, a definite must-try!

Other than having these dessert balls, they have main dishes that would satisfy your hungry tummy too. Head over for a pleasant meal!

Address: 94, Jalan Imbi, Pudu, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 12pm – 3pm, 6pm – 11pm (Daily)

5. Restoran Pu Yuan

Finally, Restoran Pu Yuan. This Hokkien restaurant in Old Klang Road is in operation for more than 30 years, serving delicious fried sweet potato tapioca noodles. This dish may sound weird at first, but rest assured that it will be one of your favourite noodle dishes from the first bite!

Their noodles are made from sweet potato flour, and then sprinkled with tapioca flour, causing it to be springy with a hint of natural sweetness from sweet potato. Potato lovers should definitely give this place a try!

Address: No.12, Batu 4 1/2, Jalan Klang Lama, Kuala Lumpur, 58000, Kuala Lumpur, WP, 58100 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 11:30am – 3pm, 6pm – 10pm (Closed on Thursday)

There you have it, 5 places to try in KL for potato food lovers! Head over to any of these eateries to fix our potato craving. If you want to have potato snacks at the comfort of your own home, fret not as foodpanda has got you covered!

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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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