Is there a greater joy than looking at arrays of food in various sorts, sizes, shapes and shades, and knowing that we can eat all we want to? Some of you might think that buffets don’t offer much assortment, and the good ones cost a fortune. But believe me when I say there are plenty of great buffets in KL that cost less than RM100, and you’re guaranteed to be satisfied with the choices!
1. Restoran Rebung Chef Ismail
Owned by celebrity chef Ismail Ahmad and Malaysia’s first astronaut Dr Sheikh Muszaphar, this restaurant totally lives up to its reputation. You’ll be spoilt for choice with the variety of traditional Negeri Sembilan dishes, including masak tempoyak
and asam pedas
. If nasi
(rice) isn’t quite your thing, the laksa
and bihun sup
are great alternatives. ?
Make sure to keep some space in your tummy for the sweet treats! Restoran Rebung is where you can find delectable kuih-muih
, traditional desserts like pengat pisang
and pulut durian
, as well as ABC
and sago gula Melaka
. If you’re here for the dinner buffet, look forward to BBQ chicken wings
, lamb chops
Lunch; RM40++, Dinner; RM70++
5-2, Aras 5, Parking Bertingkat Bukit Aman, No 1, Jalan Tanglin, Taman Botani Perdana, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
03-22762525 or 03-22763535
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2. Bar.B.Q. Tonight
Bar.B.Q. tonight is a unique Pakistani buffet that will let you have your fill of curries, tandoori, breads and more! And it's affordable too - the lunch buffet starts from only RM25++ per person. Feast on an endless variety of grilled meats, rice and biryani, naan that will make for a filling meal. If you're a lover of foods with a spicy kick, you'll be satisfied for sure. Cool off with a lassi, juices and other desserts available. For those who may be overwhelmed by the buffet don't worry, you can order off the ala carte menu t00.
Lunch; RM25++, Dinner; RM46++, Sunday brunch; RM30++
Open daily; 11AM-11PM
Level 1-10, The Weld Mall, Jalan Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
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3. Seoul Garden
Perfect for families who can’t get enough of Korean food, Seoul Garden is a cosy place for get-togethers that serves up Korean cuisine in an eat-all-you-can buffet. Grab a table for the whole family and begin by picking the soup base of your choice - ginseng chicken, Thai tom yam, kimchi jjigae or super kimchi). From there, make your way to the buffet aisle where an endless array of seafood, marinated meats, sushi, side dishes vegetables, fruits and desserts are ready to be savoured. With such a variety, everyone is bound to find something that’ll suit their taste.
RM38 Outlet details:
to check out a list of their outlets and opening hours
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4. The Khan Mongolian Muslim Restaurant
Looking for a steamboat and grill dinner feast? Well look no further, The Khan Mongolian Muslim Restaurant is here for your next dinner outing. This spacious restaurant in Setapak serves up a variety of meats (including lamb!), seafood and vegetables that you can cook up grilled or steamboat-style at your table. There are accompanying condiments and side dishes you can choose to round out your meal. For the soup base, choose between chicken, tom yam or spicy soup!
Open daily; 5PM - 12 AM
1-36-PV 128, Off Jalan Genting Klang, Setapak, 53300 Kuala Lumpur
5. Pak John Steamboat
Rounding up our list is another steamboat and barbecue spot that is sure to hit the spot. Pak John Steamboat & BBQ is a large and spacious eatery where for a flat fee, you can help yourself to all-you-can-eat meats, seafood, vegetables, noodles and more for the ultimate meal out. With over 160 varieties of food to choose from, you'll be spoilt for choice. Popular picks include the smoked duck, slice abalone and lamb! Don't forget to save some room for dessert - there are waffles, ice cream, ais kacang
and more to end your meal on a sweet note.
RM53.90++ (Lunch), RM65.90++ (Dinner)
Open daily; 10AM-10PM
Lots 9, Level 3, Great Eastern Mall, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
+6012-705 0684Website | Facebook
6. Kampung Kitchen, ibis KLCC
Ibis Kuala Lumpur City Centre (or ibis KLCC for short!) located in the heart of KL within the Golden Triangle offerings scrumptious buffets for lunch and dinner at Kampung Kitchen, it's an in-house buffet restaurant that serves up local specialities as well as international dishes. Kampung Kitchen has steadily built up a reputation for its affordable buffets for lunch and dinner. Priced at RM40 nett per pax for lunch and RM45 nett per pax for dinner, you'll find a vast array of Malay and international dishes available for a feast!
Uses ingredients sourced from halal-certified suppliers
Lunch (weekday); RM35 nett, Lunch (weekend & PH ); RM40 nett, Dinner (Mon-Sat);RM45 nett
Open daily; 6.30AM-10PM
32, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
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Ready for your next food adventure? Despite the rising cost of living, treating yourself and your loved ones to a nice buffet session occasionally makes for good memories and quality time together. Share with us your best experiences and favourite places to go for a halal buffet!