Kuala Lumpur hotel puts RM460 burger on the menu after viral birthday drama

Man forced to pay six times more for his burger after friends split hefty bill. Read on

Pasadena Burger brings muffin-topped saucy burgers to Kuala Lumpur

Love dipping burgers in sauce? Pop-up runs till end of the year. Read on

Malaysia’s Sarawak has a ‘Haiyaa Breakfast’ stall inspired by Uncle Roger

The perfect alternative for anyone craving breakfast after 10am. Read on

Eatery in Malaysia’s Kelantan serves ‘Ketum Float’

It’s only RM3. Read on

Eat like a king again: Hotels introduce new ways to enjoy buffet spreads amid COVID-19

No more buffet queues Read on

‘Absurd’: Malaysian company sells RM30,000 wagyu beef for Aidiladha sacrifice

It’s obviously for those who can afford it. Read on

Taco Bell to open first Malaysian outlet in Petaling Jaya

Let’s taco ‘bout this for a sec Read on

Daebak! Here’s where to eat authentic Korean food in Kuala Lumpur

Authentic Korean food for the Seoul Read on

Float On: Don’t let the ‘booch scare you off, Kind Kones’ vegan ice cream float is pretty great

There are two kinds of people in the world: the ones who gobble up new and unfamiliar foods like a bear in salmon season,... Read on

Martell and Babe Restaurant team up for second round of Wonderarium ‘fun-dining’ event

Hello, Coconauts! Tis us — Coconuts KL, eating edition. It’s been a minute, we know. While we’d like to tell you about the amazing... Read on

Dewakan becomes Malaysia’s first restaurant to crack Asia’s 50 Best, moving to more central location

Dewakan, a tucked away restaurant in the Glen Marie neighborhood of Shah Alam, made history last night after becoming the first Malaysian restaurant to... Read on

Culinary Monstrosities: Oreo rice edition

Oh dear, if only we could go back to simpler, quainter times, where MPs with a predilection of throwing together the contents of a... Read on

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is the best eating city in the world, if you don’t count Tokyo, London, New York, and some parts of the Amalfi coast. We are at an Asian crossroads here, and we have the best of the region, with incredible variants and nuances that only Coconuts KL can explain. What makes the Char Kway Teoh at one road side restaurant divine, yet the one down the street furiously hot mess? There aren’t enough noodle adjectives for us to explain, but dear reader, we will try. If you’re looking for laksa, the delicious noodle soup appropriated by Singaporeans, originated and dominated by Malaysians, then Coconuts KL is the right place for you. Let us guide you through Nyonya Laksa, to Sarawakian Laksa, to the ultra-fishy Penang Assam Laksa. These bowls of heaven need the kind of introductions fit for Roman Kings, because they stand as royalty in our cuisine repertoire. Have you ever had a fried chicken wing fried so crispy, to umami goodness, that it brought tears to your eyes? Let us tell you about it, tell you about all of them. Bring elasticated trousers to the party. Fancy a drink? How about the latest bars that are popping up all over our dear city? We serve up all of the best spots for top shelf liquors, luxury surroundings, kitschy nooks, local flavors and the best lighting. If you want to avoid the mess that is Changkat yourself in the morning a little bit more, confidently take out your nearest, dearest, or just someone you want to impress respect … then this is the place for you at Coconuts KL.