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Best Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur 2014


This year, 2014 has been a deliciously wonderful year for The Yum List. We’ve been surprised by some new openings and encouraged to see some old staples maintain their following and quality. It was hard choosing, but here’s our pick of:

Best Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur 2014

(Click on the title links for photos, menus, prices and maps)


Estilo – Gorgeous Spanish Cuisine and Friendly Service


best restaurants

Quivo – Good Quality Western Meals. Don’t Miss the Oreo Ice Cream Dessert!


best restaurants kl


Ohla Tapas and Cocktails – Meticulously Prepared Spanish Cuisine


best restaurants kl
Ohla Tapas and Cocktails

Cuisine Gourmet by Nathalie – Absolutely Stunningly Beautiful French Cuisine


best restaurant in Kuala Lumpur
Cuisine Gourmet by Nathalie

The Kitchen Table’s Baked Goods – Especially their Apple Sourdough

best bread in KL
The Kitchen Table


Grill 582 – Fine Cuisine that’s Value for Money

best steakhouse Kuala Lumpur
Grill 582

Maison Francaise – Beautiful Ambience but Even More Beautiful French Cuisine

best fine dining kuala lumpur
Maison Francaise

Neo Tamarind – Super Cool Setting and Creative Cuisine

best ambience
Neo Tamarind

Chambers Bar and Grill – We love that this Steakhouse Pays Just As Much Attention to Sides and Veggies as it does to the Meaty Mains

best grill in Kuala Lumpur
Chambers Bar and Grill

LTITUDE – An Over The Top Experience in Taste and Luxury

most extravagant restaurant

Acme South – Mouth Watering Southern Cuisine

Southern US Cuisine, Criole, KL
Acme South

Rendez-Vous – Excellent Value French Fare

best French KL

Sitka Restaurant – Creative Street Food and Delicious Salads

best cafe in KL
Sitka Restaurant

Senja – Quality Italian Cuisine with Lovely Lakeside Views

best italian kl

Charcoal – Best New Grill In Kuala Lumpur with Quality Cuts of Meat at Affordable Prices

best steakhouse KL

WTF – The Most Beautiful Vegetarian Food We Ever Did See

best vegetarian KL
WTF – What Tasty Food


Celestial Court’s All-You-Can-Eat Weekend Dim Sum Menu


best dim sum KL
Celestial Court


La Scala – Traditional Italian in Very Stylish Environment


best restaurants kl
La Scala


El Cerdo – Great Value Porky and Bubbly Brunch


best brunch
El Cerdo



Croisette Cafe – Excellent Value French Fare


best restaurants kl
Croisette Cafe



Mercat – Best New Barcelona Themed Tapas Bar in Kuala Lumpur


best restaurants kl



Ante Kitchen and Bar



Miss Ellie Tea House – Best Scones in the City but Other Sweet Treats and Comfort Foods Too at Value Prices

best cafes kl
Miss Ellie Tea House

Gastro Sentral – Upscale Pub Food with a Twist and the Richest Hot Chocolate We’ve Ever Tasted


best pub kl
Gastro Sentral

Eight Ounce Coffee – Great Coffee and Some Killer Chocolate Desserts


best coffee kl
Eight Ounce Coffee


Vineria. IT – Simple Italian Fare with High Quality Ingredients- Great Patio for Sunday Brunching


best italian kl
Vineria. IT


KGB Killer Gourmet Burgers – The Name Says it All


best burgers kl
KGB Killer Gourmet Burgers


Mikey’s – Original New York Pizza


best pizza kl
Mikey’s Original New York Pizza

La Mexicana – The Only Authentic Mexican Restaurant in the City and the Best Margaritas


best mexican kl
La Mexicana


Feeka – Excellent Coffee and Great Atmosphere for Brunch


best cafe

Midi 57 – Casual Italian Dining


best italian kl
Midi 57


Shucked – THE Place for Oyster Lovers


best seafood kl


Makan Kitchen – Great Buffet Featuring Malaysian Cuisines 


best buffet
Makan Kitchen


Le Midi – Modern Italian Cuisine Made with Local Ingredients


best italian kl
Le Midi


Lafite – Fine French Cuisine


best fine dining

Pressroom Bistro – Wonderful Preparations from the Josper Grill


best grill
Pressroom Bistro


Colonial Cafe – Take a Step Back in Time with Delicious Hainanese Dishes in a Stunning Heritage Location


best restaurant
Colonial Cafe


Fisherman’s Cove – Great Ambience, Fresh Seafood


best seafood
Fisherman’s Cove

Marini’s on 57 – Absolutely Spectacular Views and Creative Cuisine


best restaurants kl
Marini’s on 57

Bistro 160 – Elegant cheese platters and a great city centre location.


best restaurants 2014
Bistro 160


Underground Société – Coffee on Tap!!!


best restaurants kuala lumpur 2014
Underground Société


What have been your favourite restaurants this year? Where do you suggest we roam in 2015?



  1. Great presentations! Yummy.

  2. Wonderful photos. Can't stop salivating!

  3. Great round up of the best restaurants of 2014. Been to a few of them and can't wait to try a few more 😉
    In the meantime, Happy New Year to all at The Yum List! Looking forward to more restaurant reviews in 2015!!

  4. I am getting hungry. LOL! Happy New Year. 🙂

  5. You had so much yummy food in 2014!
    May 2015 be another yummy year for you and all of us. 🙂
    Happy New Year!

  6. Happy New Year 2015! Cheers!

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