Hello, foodies! You know what they say, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. The first meal to boost up your day for whatever activities lay ahead, it also helps to jumpstart your metabolism too. While there are indeed plenty of great places to choose from, today we’re going to narrow down that list and introduce some must-try places in Selangor for a good old street food breakfast.
8 Must-Try Street Food Spots To Kick Start The Day
1. Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam
First up is a good old Kopitiam. Tucked in the city centre of KL, Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam is an old spot to dig into authentic Hainan-style breakfast. Most known for their crispy Kaya toasts and creamy half-boiled eggs, it’s always flooded with crowds even during the weekdays. Not to mention, many youngsters come here for Insta-worthy photos too!
Address: 1, Jalan Balai Polis, City Centre, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 7:30AM – 3PM (Tues-Fri) | 7:30AM – 3:30PM (Sat-Sun) | Closed on Monday
2. Wong Kee Chicken Rice (王美记)
Ask a local for Chicken Rice spots and you’ll definitely hear about Wong Kee. Most known for their Roasted Pork, it’s the consistent charcoal-roasting style that makes this pork dish much better. A good amount of gelatinous fat and tender meat, the soul of this dish is definitely the crispy skin. Salted to the right amount, simply pair this with the flavourful chicken rice!
Address: 931, Jalan 17/38, Seksyen 17, 46400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Operating Hours: 9AM – 3PM (Closed on Monday)
3. Kedai Kopi Lai Foong (丽丰啦啦米粉)
If you’re looking for seafood noodles, then Lai Foong is where you should go. A humble hawker stall located in a Kopitiam, you can simply look for a bowl of noodles that’s topped with lots of lala or clams. A potful of clams that are simmered and seasoned with various sauces, the end result is a golden brown broth that’s packed with flavours. Definitely a must-try when you’re here!
Address: 138, Jalan Tun H S Lee, City Centre, 50050 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 6:30AM – 8:30PM (Daily)
4. Yung Kee Beef (庸记牛腩面)
Next, it’s time to make way for Beef Noodles! Situated in Pudu for many years, this is a spot that is famous for braised beef noodles. Generous in portion, Yung Kee uses beef bone and various herbs to enhance the flavour. Otherwise, you can also opt for braised beef brisket, tendons, short ribs, striploin and more! So if you’re a fan of beef, then you have to try this out!
Address: 9, Jalan Kancil, Pudu, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 8:30AM – 5PM (Mon-Fri) | 8:30AM – 4PM (Sat)| 8AM – 4PM (Sun)
5. Taste Legendary Nasi Lemak Chow Kit
Nasi Lemak is a great dish. You can simply find it at a local Mamak store or in a Kopitiam. But we bet you’ve never tried Nasi Lemak that’s twisted in a Hakka style. Hidden in Chow Kit market, this place has a 60-year-old history and has been churning out authentic Hakka Nasi Lemak. So what’s so different here? Well, it’s got to be their addition of Braised Pork.
Address: Pasar Transit Zone C, Jalan Raja Bot, Chow Kit, 50300 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 7AM – 12:30PM (Closed on Monday)
6. Foo Hing Dim Sum
Namely, the best dim sum in the Puchong area, the most popular item is their signature Portuguese Egg Tarts. Flaky pastry crust that insulates the creamy egg custard, it’s easy to munch down a few. Not to mention, they’ve got really good Dim Sum too. Some of the items you can try are Siew Mai, Custard Bun, Har Gao and more!
Address: 1st Floor, No. 31, 33, 35-G, Jalan Puteri 2/6, Bandar Puteri Puchong, 47100 Puchong, Selangor.
Operating Hours: 7AM – 3PM (Daily)
7. Titiwangsa Wang’s Kopitiam
Definitely a hidden spot compared to other restaurants, this spot is where you go for Wantan Mee. Yes, there are many places that sell this dish, but it’s actually hard to find an authentic one. But worry not, come to this place and it’ll remind you of your childhood memories. Furthermore, you can try their Curry Mee, fried snacks and more here.
Address: 11, Jalan Maran, Titiwangsa, 53200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 7:30AM – 2PM (Closed on Sunday)
8. Ulu Yam Loh Mee (福春记茶屋)
Another popular hawker food in this list is Loh Mee. A thick soup that wraps around every part of the noodles, it’s said that this is the origin of the renowned Loh Mee. Additionally, the noodles here are hand-pulled to give it an extra chewiness. On top of Loh Mee, you can opt for other pairings such as fried fishcakes, chicken and more!
Address: 39, 27, Jalan Ambong 3, Kepong Baru, 52100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 10AM – 8:30PM (Sun-Fri) | 10:30AM – 8:30PM (Sat)
9. Big Tree Curry Laksa (大树头咖哩面)
Curry Mee is one of our favourite noodle dishes out there. From White Curry Mee to the ones in instant packets, we just can’t get sick of it. But if you’re looking for a really good Curry Mee spot, then fret not to hop to Big Tree Curry Laksa. A rich broth that’s packed with fresh coconut milk flavours, the toppings such as chicken, cockles and tofu just adds more texture to this.
Address: Jalan Brunei, Pudu, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 8AM – 3PM (Closed on Monday)
Ready For Breakfast-Hopping?
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