We love to eat, and yes we’re up for it all hours. Calling out my Muslim buddies cuz this list is dedicated to the tastebuds wanting some good flavors to spark the night up! Bookmark our black book of late-night joints to hit up for late night eats in Kuala Lumpur. Let’s get going!
10 Awesome Midnight Halal Cravings In Kuala Lumpur
1. Al Rawsha Restaurant
When the samosa craving hits ya, it hits ya right in the face even in the oddly of hours. When that happens, step in the Middle Eastern- looking-like-castle with an appetite to feast on some of the legit traditional Middle Eastern dishes from the OG kebab, falafels, anything and everything that involves big flavors, spices and a crowd to dig in cuz their portion needs some hungry companies!
2. Devi’s Corner
Not gonna deny the fact that we are all head over heels over banana leaf better when the legendary Devi’s Corner is willing to serve the hour of the owl! With an intense devotion to rich curries and spicy sides, whether it’s your go-to joint for a hearty banana leaf lunch, or to quell late night hunger pangs after a couple of drinks, they serve to bring joy tears and comfort with an array of options ranging from Maggi Goreng to full on meals.
The banana leaf here is served with four vegetable dishes, spice-laced rasam, and papadam. We’d suggest you to skip the dhal and get your hands on their creamy, dreamy Kerala fish curry and chili-laced mutton masala for an ultimate experience.
3. Restoran Gold Chilli
Is it considered overhyped when the crowd keeps growing and the quality still prevails above all! Located in the bustling area of SS15, prepare yourself to look for carparks as you enter the scene of butter chicken craze. Serving their forever famous Creamy Butter Milk Chicken which comes with perfectly fried chicken topped with a whole lot of their signature golden gravy and also the Buttermilk Sotong with toothsome, batter-fried squid that relies on the same sauce to please, late night cravings are the ultimate indulgence.
#4 Sri Steven’s Corner
If they be using mozzarella on your naan, you know they real. Known to serve cheese naan roasted over a charcoal tandoor traditionally and grilled until it’s golden brownish, perfectly crispy goodness is not the only thing to keep you giddy all night long! The Maggi Goreng with Ayam Goreng is a genius juicy yet flavorful combo of fragrantly fried noodles and juicy, well-marinated fried chicken. Wifi and live-football television just adds up to the occasion.
Address: Jalan Kelang Lama, 18 & 18A, Jalan Hujan Rahmat Dua, Taman Perindustrian Oug, 58200 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Hours: Open 24 hours
Phone: 03-7788 8888
5. Big Tree Head Mamak
Crispiest.Fried.Chicken.Ever. Been in the business for 3 years or so, learn a thing or two from this well known Kepong joint as they fry their chicken to perfection with the meat inside remaining gorgeously juicy, moist and tender accompanied with a fluffy bed of rice flavored with just the right amount of coconut milk, ginger, and lemongrass for the perfect hot nasi lemak served at the hungriest of nights.
Address: Persiaran Mergastua, Kepong Baru, 52100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Hours: 4 PM to 4 AM Opens daily
6. Nasi Kandar Line Clear
Let’s get it out of the way that nothing beats Penang’s goods. Yet living up to its fame in the City, Line’s clear is a source to some of the best Nasi Kandar finds in KL. Fried Chicken is a must. Fresh fish eggs with a mix of curry just elevate the whole damn experience. and if you’re going in for an Instagram shot, The messier the better!
7. Sugar Rush
It’s always a dessert hour! Enticing you with their array of exquisite mouthwatering cakes, from Lavender Velvet and Banana Salted Caramel to Chocolate Butter Marble and Walnut Brownie, Sugar rush are all about the options with their fluffy pancakes and crispy Buttermilk Waffles giving you a hard time to choose, so bring a team and order everything on a menu. Best way enjoyed it a balance out the sweetness with their aromatic teas or black coffee.
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8. Bbq Nights
Located in the heart of KL nightspot, head in for Hearty & Spiced up, while BBQ Nights fancies you up with their Pakistani inspired menu ranging from sizzling barbecued and curry dishes, lamb roll kebabs, grilled prawns cooked over an open charcoal fire, as well as desserts like kheer (rice pudding). Cool the throat with some of the coolest lassis in town!
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#9 Syed Bistro
If you’re at Syed you’re there for a reason: Biryani! Locals hog on their on their range of Bukhara Briyani from chicken, beef, mutton to lamb shanks and prawns. We see why! With a large portion of rice and chicken thigh hiding beneath the bed of the rice, a boiled egg, some pickles with reddish sauces and a separate curry, let the fluffiness of the rice scooped along with some meat and grave you swoon your palates living you filled for the night of liveliness!
10. The Khan Mongolian Restaurant Halal Buffet BBQ Steamboat
Craving steamboat during the ungodly hour? This place with a too long name is the spot! Featuring a scenic view while feating on all you can eat buffet offering a wide variety of seafood, meat to grill, soup to dip in and ice creams to sweeten the night up, they’ve got you covered for a great time with loved ones with their signature salted egg yolk bun if you still ain’t enough!