Looking to enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner with your special someone? Can’t decide where to go to celebrate your love? Look no further! Here’s a list of some of the best romantic dining spots for you to celebrate this Valentine’s day in KL this 2018! Covering areas like ambiance and food, we are sure that this article is the one for you!
TOP 10 ROMANTIC DINING SPOTS IN KL FOR THE PERFECT DATE
Even with Chinese New Year just around the corner, the men this year must be trying to balance their time, preparing for both occasions simultaneously. Not sure where to go? Fret not! Check out this list below! KL Foodie wants your 2018 Valentine’s date awesome.
1. Maison Francaise
Want to impress your date? This hidden gem in KL will definitely do the trick as it is one of the most romantic restaurants around, serving a lavish selection of the French cuisine with good quality. This place is fitted with elegant chandeliers, black table settings, and glassware that glimmers, all to create a modern European feel.
Some of the recommended dishes here include their roasted lamb loin with Dijon mustard, bread crumbs and parsley, soft ravioli stuffed with buttery-tasting lobster, grilled duck breast with orange sauce and spinach in a creamy bouillabaisse sauce.
Price: RM 35 and above
Opening Hours: 12PM-12AM (Daily)
Address: 5, Jalan Changkat Kia Peng, Kuala Lumpur, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
2. Cafe Cafe
This is another French restaurant that claims to be authentically French. You would feel like you’ve been transported to Paris with the interior of this cafe. It is the perfect setting for a romantic dining experience with your special someone!
Some of their signature dishes include the Escargots, Burgundy Beef Cheek, and Chocolate Molten Cake served with a scoop of Ice Cream.
Price: RM 25 and above
Opening Hours: 6pm-12am (Daily)
Address: 175, Jalan Maharajalela, Kampung Attap, 50460 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
3. Cantaloupe at Troika
Looking for a more sophisticated ambiance for your date? With their soaring ceilings and elegant chandeliers and soft lighting, this place is guaranteed to satisfy that requirement. This restaurant lets you experience dining with food made by the award-winning chef Christian Bauer with a view of the Petronas Twin Towers.
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Their beautifully curated meals and desserts will make your date a more romantic one. Some of the recommended dishes include the lobster curry, roast Wagyu sirloin and the inventive Coconut and Curry dessert.
Price: 4-course meal RM280, 6-course meal RM 380, 8-course meal RM490
Opening Hours: 12pm-2pm 6pm-10.30pm (Mon-Fri), 6pm-10.30pm (Sat-Sun)
Address: Level 23A Tower B, The Troika, 19 Persiaran KLCC, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
4. Tamarind Springs
Situated in a tropical hideaway and decorated with rustic teak, sculptures and dark wood, this place is made for special occasions. Beautiful Chinese lanterns light up the pathway that leads to this jungle paradise. Couples would get to experience dining to the sound of natural springs and crickets chirping with some relaxing tunes playing in the background.
This place stands out as it specializes in Mekong-style cuisine. Some of the highlights include their Khmer Krom shrimps with peanuts, green curry sauce, and papaya. What a great place to spice up your evening!
Price: RM 65++ above for set
Opening Hours: 12pm-3pm 6pm-12am (Mon-Fri), 6pm-12am (Sat-Sun)
Address: Jalan 1, Taman Tun Abdul Razak, 68000 Ampang, Selangor
5. Prime @ Le Meridien
Impress your significant other with some good steak and wine in this sophisticated restaurant. With its refined decor and impressive wine walls, this place just spells chic and the open kitchen allows you to smell mouth-watering aromas from where you are seated.
It is recommended to start your dining experience with the warm house-baked bread with three types of butter. Later on, couples can enjoy their personalized cut of beef and finish off with a selection of desserts!
Price: RM 40 and above
Opening Hours: 12pm-2.30pm 6pm-10.30pm (Mon-Fri), 6pm-10.30pm (Sat-Sun)
Address: Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur, 2, Jalan Stesen Sentral 5, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Looking to go for a local-style date? This place is the one for you, With their soft dim lighting and minimal decor, you’ll experience an ambiance that will warm you and your lover all over. This Malay restaurant plays P Ramlee tunes softly in the background to set the mood. Be sure to try their signature rusuk panggang (chargrilled shortribs) to gain the full romantic dining experience!
Opening Hours: 4.30pm-11pm (Mon-Sun)
Address: 3, Jalan Ceylon, 50200, Kuala Lumpur
7. Nobu Kuala Lumpur
Nestled on the 56th floor of Menara Petronas 3, this restaurant has a warm and woodsy interior with a 360 view of the KL skyline. What better way to woo your date than to let them experience dining with this exquisite view?
Nobu is famed to serve one of the world’s best sashimi, sushi, and tempuras. Other than that, couples should also try the velvety toro tartar – a savoury chunk of tuna belly, topped with caviar, served with shoyu mixed with wasabi sauce, and the lush Chilean sea bass marinated with red jalapeno miso. Good food, good atmosphere, this is definitely the perfect place for a date.
Price: RM13-RM 380(multi course menu)
Opening Hours: 6pm-11pm (Mon-Sat)
Address: Level 56, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
8. Villa Danieli
Take your special someone out on an Italian date at the fifth floor of Sheraton Imperial Hotel. Villa Danieli is one of the most authentic Italian restaurants in the area and it gives out a relaxed yet mysterious ambiance. The Italian chef, Alessandro Graziosi, specially crafted all the Italian and Greek dishes on the menu. However, the desserts here are the crowd favourite. Couples this year can also opt for their San Valentino Valentine set. What better way to make your date a little sweeter?
Price: RM488 nett per couple for the set.
Opening Hours: 12pm-2.30pm 6.30pm-10pm (Tues-Sat), 6.30pm-10pm (Sun)
Address: Jalan Sultan Ismail, Chow Kit, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
9. Pietro Ristorante Italiano
This is another restaurant for you to take your partner on a romantic Italian date. This two-storey restaurant offers different spatial settings based on where you choose to have your meal. Couples should go for the outdoor deck where it’s surrounded by greenery. It’s very much more special as compared to dining in a common restaurant setting. Famed to be one of the best Italian restaurants in KL, this is definitely an ideal place for you and your date to get your Italian fix.
Some of their highlights here include the Brodo di Pesce (seafood soup), Tagliolini neri con Capensante (squid ink pasta), Pesci e Fruitti Di Mare (fish of the day) and their Amuse Bouche (smoked duck with melon). Be sure not to miss out when you visit!
Price: RM 25 and above
Opening Hours: 11am-3pm, 6pm-11pm (Daily)
Address: Ground floor, ECM Libra, 8 Jalan Damansara Endah, Damansara Heights, KL
Does your date absolutely LOVE to eat? Then perhaps a buffet spread would be ideal for you. This place offers an all-day dining experience with the choice of either ala carte meals or buffets and it is designed to give out an alfresco urban park atmosphere. The buffet offers an international selection of food though occasionally they serve themed spreads. Head on over and pig out with your significant other! The place or the food may not seem romantic but bringing your partner to indulge when they love to do so is a romantic act in itself.
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SO IN LOVE… WITH FOOD
There you have it fellas! A list of places to take your date out for Valentine’s Day. You’re welcome! Did we miss out on a place you have in mind? Leave us a comment below to let us all know about it!
Also check out our article on best ice cream places in KL and Selangor to enjoy some sweet treats after your meal!