Better known as OUG, Overseas Union Garden is home to many popular foods. Not only it is filled with restaurants, coffee shops and cafes, they even have the Pasar Malam here every Thursday. We hope you have a big appetite because we’ve curated a list of Top 10 Food You Should Try At Taman OUG KL. We are sure that you will find something that you would love to try out.
Top 10 Food You Should Try At Taman OUG KL
1. Beef Noodles @ Restoran Yang Kee
Started with a humble beginning at Peel Road but now they have a few branches scattered around KL. The sirloins are beautifully braised till tender and soft, and the broth is flavorful with its beefy juices and gravy-like texture.
Want a dry option? Create your own mix beef noodle with a wide variety of sides. Go for the tender beef slices, beef balls or the crunchy tripe that’s particularly popular with the regulars. For wilder diners, their red hot chilli sauce will add a nice, sweat-inducing kick to the meal.
📍52, Jalan Hujan Rahmat 2, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒8:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Closed on Monday)
2. Ah Loy Curry Restaurant
One of the favourite food places for nearby residents is undeniably Ah Loy Curry Restaurant. Nothing is more comforting than its thick and flavourful curry broth which melts in your mouth at first sip. Their curry mee is served in a generous portion and comes with a lot of ingredients like pig’s skin, cockles, spare ribs, roast pork, curry chicken and more. Affordable and delicious, this is truly simplicity at its best.
📍11, Jalan Hujan Rahmat 3, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
3. Pisang Goreng @ Road Side Stall
This Pisang Goreng is a humble bicycle food cart located beside Double Nine Coffee Shop. The food cart has been operated by an old couple for 3 decades. You can find lots of tantalizing fried items, including pisang goreng, fried nian gao, sweet potato and more.
Many customers drive all the way to OUG from outstation just to savour their delicious pisang goreng. Upon the first bite, the crispy crust crackles in your mouth and when you chew onto the banana that’s already sweet on its own, you’ll be grateful for this creation.
📍2, Jalan Hujan Rahmat 2, Taman Overseas Union, KL
🕒11:00 AM until sold out
4. Seafood Pork Noodles @ Sun Sea Restaurant
Sun Sea Restoran at Taman OUG houses one of the most famous and oldest pork noodles in KL. With over 30 years of history, what makes their pork noodles unbeatable is that they use a wide variety of ingredients to cook the broth. Aside from pork meats and pork innards, seafood including fish cakes, squids and prawns add extra sweetness to the soup. Try it once, and you will certainly come back for more!
📍29-37, Jalan Hujan Rahmat, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒8:00 AM – 2:30 PM (Closed on Wednesday)
5. Ming Kee Hokkien Mee
Still serving the traditional way, Ming Kee Hokkien mee is fried under strong flames using charcoal. Chewy and springy noodles coated with rich, dark sauce and fried with wok hei. The noodle soaks up all the flavours and melts in your mouth. Are you salivating yet? Expect at least half an hour wait during peak hours, but definitely worth it.
📍29, Jalan Hujan Rahmat, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒6:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Closed on Thursday)
Operating since 2012, My BurgerLab has six branches in town and still counting, but never fear- the chain hasn’t lost its sheen. A must-try menu is Bait and Switch, comprising of fried chicken thigh paired with spicy and tangy bell pepper relish, cilantro, red onions and the Kelantanese Budu Sauce. The patty is so crispy and juicy, you will only want more!
If you are a mushroom lover, then look no further than mushroom fries! Whether it’s in a burger or dipped in our signature Red Sauce, you can’t go wrong with these strips of deep-fried Portabello goodness!
📍8, Jalan Awan Hijau, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒5:00pm – 10:15pm (Mon-Fri) / 11:00am – 10:15pm (Sat-Sun) / Closed every 1st Monday of the month
7. The HUB
If you are looking for a spot to relax and good coffee, The HUB is the perfect place to be. There is a glass ceiling at a corner of the cafe with minimal furniture that matches the entire vibe, you will love it.
Also, they serve a wide range of medium roast and dark roast coffee originates from all around the world; some are more acidic and fruity while others are bolder and more chocolaty. Sit back, relax and enjoy their brews with your friends at a cosy cafe. You will feel like home!
📍No. 61, Jalan Hujan Rahmat 3 (187.17 mi), 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
8. Down To Bones
Originally a pop-up stall that only operated on weekends, business was so good that they decided to open in a proper shop. Expect a large crowd on weekends. A good portion that comes with sides of mash potatoes and veggies, pork ribs here are totally recommended. How good you ask? Finger-licking good! So, are you ready to join the queue?
📍8, Jalan Hujan Rahmat 3, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒12:00 PM – 3:30 PM / 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM (Closed on Thursday)
9. Doors Cafe
If you need a place to unwind and relax, Doors Cafe is the place to go. They serve a wide variety of caffeine fixes, craving desserts and savoury snacks. On top of that, headphones are available for you to spin away while enjoying whatever it is you have ordered to foster your personal taste. As they are located at a stretch of old shop lots, their signage is much more obvious and stands out from the rest for you to spot them out.
📍51, Jalan Hujan, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
🕒10:00 AM – 12:00 AM (Closed on Thursday)
10. Midsummer (仲夏)
Last but not least, we have Midsummer! You will love the interior as it is filled with movie star cards and posters, reaches a design that reflects the cafe owner’s talent in art, and a deep interest in movies. Midsummer has interesting choices for food with a combination of Chinese and Japanese cuisines.
Some choices include Egg Rice, Vege Egg Rice, Shishamo Egg Rice, Butter Cat Rice, Crispy Lard Rice, Tea Rice, Japanese Soup Rice and Noodle Section. You can also get perfectly hand-brew coffee here. So, if you are looking for a perfect brew in a minimal setting, Midsummer is the right choice!
📍3:00 PM – 10:00 PM (Tues-Thurs) / 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Fri-Sun) / Closed on Monday
🕒36, Jalan Awan Hijau, Taman Overseas Union, 58200 Kuala Lumpur.
List: 10 Best Food You Should Try At Taman OUG KL 2020
Finally, we’ve reached an end to the list of Top 10 Best Food You Should Try At Taman OUG KL. As usual, if there are any that we happen to miss out, do comment to let us know. In the meantime, don’t forget to try out these food places that we’ve specially curated for all you foodies. Bye!
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