From deliciously flavourful spicy ma la dishes to indulgent butter prawns, it is hard to resist a good Chinese meal. Here are our top picks of the best Muslim-friendly, pork-free Chinese restaurants in Kuala Lumpur that is sure to satisfy your Chinese food cravings!
In Colonial, Intermark Mall (Ground Floor, Intermark Mall)
Set in a charming British Colonial-styled restaurant, In Colonial serves Anglo-Chinese cuisine that promises to tantalise your taste buds! From an irresistible selection of fresh seafood including Hiroshima Oysters and Jumbo Prawns, to their famous Duck Rice in Broth and decadent Oxtail Pot, In Colonial’s fresh take on Chinese fare is bound to leave you delightfully satisfied. Don’t forget to cap off with one of In Colonial’s deliciously thirst-quenching mocktails such as the Cucumber and Passionfruit Mocktail or the Green Apple Splash!
Al Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant, Pavilion KL (Level 7, Dining Loft, Pavilion KL)
Al Amber has an extensive menu with over 80 food and beverage items for customers to choose from. Their popular dishes include their Special Handpulled Noodle with Beef broth that has been stewed for 3 hours, Roasted Lamb Chops marinated with ‘sannai’ Chinese spices, and Steamed Shrimps in Hot Chilli Oil dish cooked in a Szechuan Ma La sauce.
Grand Imperial Seafood Hotpot & BBQ, Pavilion KL (Level 9, Pavilion KL)
From their signature Roast Duck to their traditional Chinese handmade ‘La Mian’ noodles – you are guaranteed to eat well at Grand Imperial. Hotpot customers can select a host of imported meats, fresh seafood, handmade meatballs and dumplings, plus loads of fresh vegetables and condiments. There’s everything you need for a scrumptious hotpot feast!
Grandmama’s, Pavilion KL & Intermark Mall (Level 6, Pavilion KL and Ground Floor, Intermark Mall)
There’s something warm and comforting about eating your grandmother’s cooking. That’s what Grandmama’s aims to achieve with their authentic Malaysian fare. Some of their signature Chinese dishes include Duck Egg Char Kway Teow, Grandmama’s Prawn Mee and Hakka Fried Rice.
Daily Kopitiam, Pavilion KL & Daily Express, Intermark Mall (Daily Kopitiam, Level 4, Pavilion KL and Food Hall, Lower Concourse, Intermark Mall)
Who doesn’t love Kopitiam fare? Daily Kopitiam and Daily Express serve all your favourite Chinese Malaysian noodle dishes from Penang Prawn Mee, Penang Curry Mee, Assam Laksa, Chee Cheong Fun, Lam Mee, and Fried Mee/Mee Hoon. Served with a freshly brewed Kopi, these dishes are bound to hit the spot!