Food In Sri Petaling

Sri Petaling is brimming with a diverse selection of nice food to eat! And hence, Sri Petaling’s glorious food haunts are popular haunt among foodies near and far.

There’s slurp-worthy Japanese Ramen, skewered meats, delectable desserts, and so much more to explore.

For your convenience, we’ve shortlisted the 17 best food in Sri Petaling in one place that you can keep handy anytime you feel like trying something new!

17 Best Food In Sri Petaling

1. MEMD x Panntea (Sri Petaling)

Front of MEMD x Panntea At Sri Petaling
Front of MEMD x Panntea At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to myeatingmonsterdining (Instagram)

MEMD is an acronym for My Eating Monster Dining and here, you’ll find a unique mix of local cuisine, western food, desserts, and drinks –of which the mocktails are a clear standout.

Start with a light entre like the orange salad and progress to more filling mains such as the seafood risotto, Nasi Lemak, and braided chicken chop.

Local Flavors At MEMD x Panntea At Sri Petaling
Local Flavors At MEMD x Panntea At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to myeatingmonsterdining (Instagram)

The ambient lighting lends a soothing atmosphere, ideal for having drinks and meals with friends.

There’s also a 4-level membership program where guests can unlock more benefits as they level up. Starting from the lower tier (The Baby) to the pinnacle (The Fatty Bom Bom) where ample rewards await!

2. HappyXīXī

Walk out of HappyXiXi with a big smile on your face after feasting ondesserts that are as good as they look. As well as a massive assortment of well-crafted light snacks!

Minimal Interior of HappyXiXi At Sri Petaling
Minimal Interior of HappyXiXi At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to peiwan9 (Instagram)

It is their dessert menu that HappyXiXi is famous for. So do opt for their longan soya jelly, soya bean shaved ice, cheesy croffle, or tiramisu croffle which is dreamy!

For something more substantial, they do have Taiwanese street food like pork chop noodles, Japanese curry rice, and taro balls.

Some Of The Menu Items At HappyXiXi
Some Of The Menu Items At HappyXiXi – Photo credits to bongsiewmun (Instagram)

On another note, the dining environment is spic and span with zesty bursts of orange décor.

3. Astana Restaurant

Fall in love with authentic Russian and Kazakh cuisine at Astana Restaurant. The food is surprisingly affordable for such exotic food too.

Their best seller is none other than their horse meat pasta and horsemeat sausage (Kazy).

Delectably tender with pleasant earthy undertones, the meals are best savored with the shashlik, a dish of well-marinated meat cubes on skewers.

Assorted Dishes At Astana Restaurant
Assorted Dishes At Astana Restaurant – Photo credits to e.mmeline (Instagram)

Down them with a mildly alcoholic beverage like Kvas, a fermented-cereal based liquor that is easily distinguished from its cloudy appearance and sweet-sour after taste.

Additionally, the interior of this restaurant is decadently furnished – They have an exposed brick wall juxtaposed against deep woody hues.

4. Kuanzhai Alley KL 窄巷子 成都串串香

If you’re feeling under the weather or simply craving soupy comforts, Kuanzhai Alley KL checks all the right boxes.

Kuanzhai Alley KL those who love spicy and soupy food. Their broth is rich in flavor – The result of tenacious boiling to extract all the natural flavors of the ingredients.

The suan la fen (sweet and sour noodles) is doubtless, the best seller on the menu as it has a perfect equilibrium between sourness and spiciness. Not forgetting the unique texture of the noodles too.

Famous Dishes At Kuanzhai Alley
Famous Dishes At Kuanzhai Alley – Photo credits to foodieeerica (Instagram)

Another signature dish at Kuanzhai Alley KL is the China-style lok lok (skewered meat blanched in hot water) where you can pick from an assortment of various meats, tofu, and vegetables.

Mala Soup with Skewers At Kuanzhai Alley
Mala Soup with Skewers At Kuanzhai Alley – Photo credits to idah.makan (Instagram)

Note: A small wastepaper basket is tucked under each table for guests to dispose of the wooden skewers.

With the clean environment, pleasant ambiance, and delish food, the only grouse here is limited parking space.

5. Omega Pork Noodle Sri Petaling

Savor a nostalgic bowl of childhood comfort food from this pork noodle specialist!

Their celebrated pork noodle dish is brimming with minced pork, pork slices, pork meatballs, fried tofu, and garnished with scallions – all in a nourishing broth.

Different Mains At Omega Pork Noodles
Different Mains At Omega Pork Noodles – Photo credits to jas_vow (Instagram)

To order, select your preferred base with a choice of dry, soupy, or white curry. Next, choose your favorite noodles and top up another RM3.90 to enjoy unlimited refillable drinks!

Check out their fried snack menu too as it has a decent variety at reasonable prices too.

Because of the comfy environment, Omega Pork Noodles is one of Sri Petaling’s famous food stalls that foodies make a beeline for!

6. Harbour Ed’s Steamboat Restaurant (Sri Petaling)

This steamboat restaurant offers culinary refuge on a rainy day by keeping your tummy warm!

The highlight of any steamboat is none other than the soup, and this family-friendly neighborhood restaurant does not disappoint.

There is a choice of pork bone broth, herbal, or tom yam soup, with the tom yam clearly being the crowd’s favorite.

Steamboat Meal At Harbour Ed's Steamboat Restaurant At Sri Petaling
Steamboat Meal At Harbour Ed’s Steamboat Restaurant At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to wendyfullworld_ (Instagram)

The pork bone broth on the other hand is fairly mild but nevertheless a tasty attempt. Condiments include homemade chili sauce, garlic oil, and chopped coriander.

Bolstered by generous portions and the freshest of ingredients, the crowd swells over lunch and you can well expect even weekdays to be packed.

7. Veggies World 素世界蔬食餐馆

Vegetarians can expand their culinary horizons with delish vegetarian meals at Veggies World!

The humble setup contradicts the impressive diverse menu – take your pick of rice, noodles, and other star dishes.

Tuck into Nasi Lemak, Hakka wood ear pork, curry fish head, and fried chee cheong fun that is wonderfully springy!

Vegetarian Dishes At Veggies World, Sri Petaling
Vegetarian Dishes At Veggies World, Sri Petaling – Photo credits to mun_7826 (Instagram)

And you might want to try their fried Singapore bihun infused with decent wok hei, as it gives its non-vegetarian counterpart a close run.

Be sure to check out their daily specials that feature interesting chef-inspired dishes, thus adding more variety to their menu.

8. TK Bakery Sri Petaling

TK Bakery needs no long introduction as it serves one of the best pastries-to-go and cakes in town!

Their original egg tart earns raving reviews for its buttery pastry and creamy egg custard that melts into your mouth with each bite.

Freshly Baked Pastries At TK Bakery In Sri Petaling
Freshly Baked Pastries At TK Bakery In Sri Petaling – Photo credits to thestuffedowl (Instagram)

Other than these, there is a wide assortment of savory options to tempt you. Like the kaya puff, sardine puff, but they have meat pies too.

Cute buns will attract the kids – you can pick these up alongside their promotional sliced cakes that offer great value for money.

And as mid-autumn festival approaches, TK Bakery Sri Petaling will start selling their lovely moon cakes in pretty packaging!

Variety of Cakes At TK Bakery, Sri Petaling
Variety of Cakes At TK Bakery, Sri Petaling – Photo credits to vnic__ (Instagram)

9. Little Bing Cuisine 新小四炳-私房菜

For tantalizing Teochew, Cantonese, and Khiek dishes, head over to Little Bing Cuisine where you can feast in a classy setting.

The Milky Yam Fish Pot is their signature dish featuring well-seasoned pieces of fish chunks with yam entrenched in a flavorful broth.

Fish With Yam Soup At Little Bing Cuisine, Sri Petaling
Fish With Yam Soup At Little Bing Cuisine, Sri Petaling – Photo credits to littlebingmalaysia

For the adventurous, the Coffee Pork Ribs taste surprisingly good! Mix it with fluffy steamed rice for a satiating bowl that smells like aromatic coffee!

Coffee Pork Ribs At Little Bing Cuisine, Sri Petaling
Coffee Pork Ribs At Little Bing Cuisine, Sri Petaling – Photo credits to ulric5 (Instagram)

Other dishes that draw the crowd in include the bean curd with pumpkin sauce and deep fried fermented bean curd pork ribs.

An excellent choice of music lends to a cozy and relaxing atmosphere to enjoy some good company over a delish meal!

10. Thai Chala Restaurant

Fall in love with bonafide southern Thai food that serves generous portions that showcase original Thai-flown condiments! Indeed, ingredients like belacan and dried shrimp are imported from Thailand to uphold their authenticity.

Shopfront Of Thai Chala Restaurant At Sri Petaling
Shopfront Of Thai Chala Restaurant At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to thaichala (Instagram)

Furthermore, behind the wok is non-other than a Thai chef whose a native of Hat Yai.

A true testament to their culinary prowess is their tom yam soup:

The clear seafood tom yam is preferable to the fiery red version but the latter balances spicy and sour nuances to perfection. Together with copious servings of chicken thigh meat and mushroom.

Delicious Mains At Thai Chala Restaurant
Delicious Mains At Thai Chala Restaurant – Photo credits to thaichala (Instagram)

If you’re looking for another side dish, their fried egg is delectably airy with crispy edges!

On the whole, prices at Thai Chala Restaursant are affordable and you can enjoy a diverse selection of meat, vegetables, vegetarian dishes, and soup-based meals too.

11. GOGO Steamboat Restaurant

Dining Interior of GOGO Steamboat Restaurant At Sri Petaling
Dining Interior of GOGO Steamboat Restaurant At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to kellyyaw85 (Instagram)

Adding options to the steamboat ecosphere in Sri Petaling is GOGO Steamboat Restaurant along Jalan Radin Anum. Many tables with a steamboat pot line this spaciously clean and tidy space.

Above all, the service is impeccable and you’ll get your soup refilled automatically, even before it finishes.

Here, the Winter Melon with Coconut Hot Pot is the obvious star attraction, where the soup is served in a halved winter melon with carved spiky edges for added aesthetics.

Winter Melon with Coconut Hot Pot At GOGO Steamboat Restaurant
Winter Melon with Coconut Hot Pot At GOGO Steamboat Restaurant – Photo credits to _pooiyee_1026 (Instagram)

However, the Collagen Pork Bone Soup base lives up to expectations too as it has a rich meaty taste that’s aromatic but not too oily.

And each item on the menu reasonably priced, GOGO steamboat rightfully earns its reputation as one of Sri Petaling’s famous food haunts.

12. Ding Xiang Sang Nyuk Noodles 鼎香生肉面

Ding Xiang Sang Nyuk Noodles is in this list of great food in Sri Petaling for their amazing variety of dry or soup-based noodles.

Choose from an array of 6 different soup options ranging from common ones like the meat soup, and supreme mix soup to less common ones such as intestine soup and kidney soup.

Other than noodles, fill up by adding on side dishes such as fried wonton, fried bean curd sheets (fu chok), innards, and more.

Noodles At Ding Xiang Sang Nyuk Noodles, Sri Petaling
Noodles At Ding Xiang Sang Nyuk Noodles, Sri Petaling – Photo credits to thenatashaeats (Instagram)

The restaurant uses quality pork slices to enhance the taste of the accompanying noodles.

All-day specials include their kaya butter toast which features fragrant pandan paste served on a fluffly slice of bread.

Lastly, pair your comforting bowl of noodles with a fiery rendition of their homemade Sabah chili. If that’s not enough, the powerful chili paste is also sold separately for you to bring home as well.

13. Super Ramen by rudifook

Staying true to its brand promise is Super Ramen which serves invigorating ramen noodles that titillate the senses.

At RM40+ however, the pork chop ramen priced seems like a hefty sum to pay. But the well-seasoned and partially submerged chop in a decadent broth of ramen noodles is a splurge-worthy indulgence.

Assorted Ramen At Super Ramen by rudifook
Assorted Ramen At Super Ramen by rudifook – Photo credits to velverse (Instagram)

Meanwhile, the mushroom ramen is a less hearty option that’s high on the taste scale. It pairs well with Sloppy Gyoza’s, fried chicken, and other snacks.

Of course, parking at Sri Petaling is never easy during peak hours. So put in some leg work by parking a bit further to beat the madness.

14. Restoran Korean BBQ – Don Dwae Ji Sam Gyeob Sal

Gluttony and affordability go hand and hand here at Restoran Korean BBQ where you’ll find unlimited Korean BBQ for almost all of their dishes!

The menu consists of chicken, and spicy ramen to a variety of side dishes. For the side dishes, each dish available is refillable with no thresholds imposed!

Ingredients Laid Out At Restoran Korean BBQ - Don Dwae Ji Sam Gyeob Sal
Ingredients Laid Out At Restoran Korean BBQ – Don Dwae Ji Sam Gyeob Sal – Photo credits to williamgourmet (Instagram)

This includes the pork belly, kimchi, pickled radish banchan, and sugar-coated peanuts.

And if you decide on rice over ramen, bear in mind that rice is charged for each additional order but you can feast on multiple top-ups of ramen!

15. Sunny Food Republic Sri Petaling

Opening its doors at 7am daily is this bustling breakfast joint in Sri Petaling with delicious hawker-style Malaysian food but within an air-conditioned setting.

Patrons swoon over their wonton noodles served with fragrant char siew (roasted pork) that melts in the mouth!

Noodles At Sunny Food Republic Sri Petaling
Noodles At Sunny Food Republic Sri Petaling – Photo credits to happiness_is_cinnamon_rolls_ (Instagram)

Noodle fans will want to relish a comforting bowl of prawn mee, beef noodles, and chicken hor fun which is rich in flavor and generous with ingredients too. They also serve a commendable char kuey teow.

Char Kuey Teow At Sunny Food Republic Sri Petaling
Char Kuey Teow At Sunny Food Republic Sri Petaling – Photo credits to foodgamerfailed (Instagram)

Other dishes not to be missed at Sunny Food Republic Sri Petaling include the crispy fried popiah and the infallible kaya butter toast.

Due to the cleaner and a more comfortable setting (unlike traditional kopitiams), prices here are a little higher.

16. Bean Jr. 豆仃仔 Sri Petaling

Cozy Interior of Bean Jr. At Sri Petaling
Cozy Interior of Bean Jr. At Sri Petaling – Photo credits to istime_to_enjoy (Instagram)

If you’re watching your waistline but can’t give up sweet treats, then head over to Bean Jr. at Sri Petaling which serves healthy desserts minus the excess calories!

Their signature tau fu fah bowl is by far, the most sought-after dish among their desserts that are predominantly made from soybean. 

Tau Fu Fah At Bean Jr. In Sri Petaling
Tau Fu Fah At Bean Jr. In Sri Petaling – Photo credits to beanjr_my (Instagram)

The divine soy shaved ice (bingsu) is another winner topped with generous servings of chewy taro balls made out of sweet potatoes and beans. And right on top is brown sugarfor a smoky nuance without being overly sweet.

Finally, give in to temptation and make sure the Bean Jr. Signature Mango is on your list of items to try from their menu.

Bean Jr. Signature Mango Heaven
Bean Jr. Signature Mango Heaven – Photo credits to beanjr_my

As this amalgamation of sago and chunky sweet mango is a match made in heaven!

17. the VEE by teochiew

Revered for their signature Teochew porridge that uses a heritage cooking style, the Vee is a well-known Teochew restaurant.

Apart from congee, they serve many classic Teochew dishes that are better than other self-proclaimed experts.

The deep-fried black pomfret comes highly recommended, alongside their boiled octopus, and the unexpected apple and vinegar chicken.

Assorted Dishes At the VEE by teochiew
Assorted Dishes At the VEE by teochiew – Photo credits to ulric5 (Instagram)

In fact, there’s not a dish that falls below the mark here, so go ahead and eat your hearts out.

As for plating, haute couture is definitely not the right label for their food presentation. But they do still make a noticeable effort with towers of sliced ginger, full-sized skewered prawns, or neatly arranged meat.

Conclusion

Try unforgettable food in Sri Petaling. Sri Petaling is just full of gourmet delights from dawn to dusk.

Rest assured that the restaurants listed here are generally budget-friendly with a comfortable environment to boot.

So now that you know where the best food in Sri Petaling is, head over to your preferred restaurant and have an amazing meal!

PS: If you’re just looking for Japanese cuisine specifically, there are some great Japanese restaurants in Sri Petaling.

Recommended reading: Sri Petaling Cafes: 9 Café Hopping Options To Check Out

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