Hello Muslim friends, are you craving for some authentic Chinese-Muslim cuisine? From savoury dumplings to fragrant wok hei stir-fries, our list of culinary delights will definitely satisfy all your cravings while respecting your dietary requirements. We’re overjoyed to introduce you to our selection of memorable Chinese-Muslim and Halal-certified restaurants that deliver on exciting taste and quality. Jom, let’s go!
Top 10 Chinese-Muslim Food In KL & PJ
1. Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant
Bring your taste buds and appetite back to life at Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant in Bangsar South. Specialising in Northwest Chinese cuisine with a delightful Halal twist, make sure to try out their Kung Pao Chicken, Beef Noodles, Lamb Ribs, Roasted Duck and Scallion Pancake. With bold flavours, kind staff and a family-friendly like spacious environment, you’ll certainly be in for a treat at this lively Halal-certified restaurant.
Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant
Address: Unit 14, Level 1, Nexus, 7, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (11.45 am – 9.30 pm)
2. Lai Po Heen
Nestled in the heart of Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Lai Po Heen is another elegant Halal-certified Chinese restaurant that we adore! Stunning patrons with a luxurious WOW factor not only in their ambience but especially in signature Cantonese delicacies like Peking Duck and dim sum specialities, get ready to jump for joy here. Tuck into other lavish dishes on the menu such as the Buttered Prawns, Seven Spiced Scented Soft Shell Crab Rolls & Ginger Jelly, Double Boiled Soup with Baby Abalone & Supreme Fish Maw and Chilled Durian Pancake for a truly unforgettable culinary experience.
Lai Po Heen
Address: Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Monday to Friday (12 – 2.30 pm, 6 – 10.30 pm), Saturday & Sunday (10.30 am – 2.30 pm, 6 – 10.30 pm)
3. Old Shanghai KL
Serving Oriental Asian fusion food, we’re heading to enliven our nights at Old Shanghai which is a highly popular and Insta-worthy spot in Changkat Bukit Bintang, KL. With a zest of creativity that’s showcased in their food and beverage menu concept, we recommend checking out the Beef Kut Teh Noodles, Angus Beef Rendang, Curry Spaghettini with Salmon and don’t forget to end your meal with some of their indulgent desserts. Everything definitely tastes as good as it looks here!
Old Shanghai KL
Address: 50, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Sunday to Thursday (5.30 pm – 1 am), Friday (5.30 pm – 2 am), Saturday (6 pm – 2 am)
Status: Pork-free but serves alcohol
4. Anas Restaurant
Let the absolutely delicious food do all the talking as you fall in love with every bite at Anas Restaurant! Their heart-warming Mutton Handmade Noodle Soup, Signature Roasted Lamb, Fried Fish Dumplings and Spicy Fern Noodles in Vinegar dishes will steal your heart. Don’t miss out on this special gem!
Address: Suite Apartment, Danau Kota, Jalan 1a/6, Taman Setapak Indah, 53300 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (11.30 am – 10 pm)
5. DIN by Din Tai Fung @ Pavilion Damansara Heights
Savour on happiness that comes in the form of irresistible bite-sized dim sums at DIN by Din Tai Fung. With a heavenly and wholesome quality, the Shrimp & Chicken Shaomai, Vegetarian Mushroom Dumplings and Chicken Xiao Long Baos will be calling your name. We highly recommend ordering their melt-in-your-mouth Chocolate Xiao Long Baos and Mini Lava Custard Buns for a sweet ending to your meal while you’re there too. You’ll be flying up to dim sum paradise hehe!
DIN by Din Tai Fung @ Pavilion Damansara Heights
Address: Level 1, 1.13.01, Pavilion Damansara, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Monday to Thursday (11 am – 9 pm), Friday (11 am – 9.30 pm), Saturday (10.30 am – 9.30 pm), Sunday (10 am – 9 pm)
6. Lan Zhou Mee Tarik @ Pasar Seni
We’ve got a viral all-day spot next and it’s none other than the widely famous Lan Zhou Mee Tarik in Pasar Seni! With packed crowds and a very long queue, the wait will be so worth it as the Beef Daixion Mee Tarik here is flavourful and has a springy al dente firmness. Their well-loved Star dishes like Scallion Pancakes, Chicken Dumplings, Lamb BBQ Sticks, Chives Pocket and Spicy Cold Noodles are also super bomb! It definitely lives up to the hype!
Lan Zhou Mee Tarik @ Pasar Seni
Address: 36, Jalan Sultan, City Centre, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (10 am – 6 am)
Status: Muslim-owned eatery
7. Mohd Chan Restaurant
If you’re in the mood for some Halal Cantonese food, Mohd Chan Restaurant will be perfect for you! Opening for business in 2007, hardcore fans always come back for their Crabmeat Soup with Abalone Slices, Ketam Kam Heong, Nasi Goreng Soft Shell Crab, Mee Kari Melaka Seafood Special and array of delectable dim sums. Don’t sleep on this one foodies!
Mohd Chan Restaurant
Address: B-G-06 & 07, Jalan SS 6/20, Dataran Glomac,, Pusat Bandar Kelana Jaya,, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (11.30 am – 11 pm)
8. SUPAMALA Hotpot @ Sunway Pyramid
Craving for a fiery Mala hit to power up your taste buds? You’ll definitely feel the strong spicy sensations of truly powerful mala that packs a punch at SUPAMALA Hotpot in Sunway Pyramid! With a distinctively unique Halal hotpot experience, rest at ease as you dine worry-free while still feeling the tantalising mala burn.
SUPAMALA Hotpot @ Sunway Pyramid
Address: Lot LG2.122C, Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall, 3, Jalan PJS 11/15, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (11 am – 10 pm)
Status: Using Halal-certified ingredients
9. Lala Chong Kayu Ara Seafood Restaurant
Make it a legendary feast to remember at Lala Chong Kayu Ara Seafood Restaurant! As an iconic spot especially for birthday parties, Lala Chong has been standing strong for almost two decades. Their fresh Chilli Crab, Sweet & Sour Crab, Lala Superior Soup, Fried Butter Prawns and Nyonya Steamed Fish are must-tries that will comfort you like a warm hug.
Lala Chong Seafood Restaurant Kayu Ara
Address: Lot 13556, Jalan Cempaka, Kampung Sungai Kayu Ara, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (11 am – 3 pm, 5.30 pm – 11 pm)
10. Uncle Chong Local Delights @ Jaya One
Established all the way back in 1979, we’re concluding our tour with a local favourite! Offering staple Chinese-Muslim classics like Hainan Chicken Rice, Ipoh Kuey Teow Soup, Special Nasi Lemak, Ayam Penyet and their best-selling Premium Seafood Curry Noodles, Uncle Chong Local Delights will have you in absolute bliss with these irresistible crowd-pleasers. By being in PJ’s food scene for almost 50 years, it’s definitely a must-visit spot!
Uncle Chong Local Delights @ Jaya One
Address: Lot 69-P1, Block D, Jaya One, 72A, Jln Profesor Diraja Ungku Aziz, Pjs 13, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (11 am – 8 pm)
Status: Pork-free & alcohol-free
It’s Time For A Harmonious Blend of Muslim & Chinese Flavours
So, what are you waiting for? Join us on a mouthwatering exploration where the diversity of Chinese-Muslim cuisine is presented through a Halal and pork free lens. Our top picks promises a truly unforgettable dining experience that meets to all your culinary preferences. Jom makan foodies!
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