Sabaheats’ Klang Valley Local foods Guide


Klang Valley is an area in Malaysia which is centred in Kuala Lumpur, and includes its adjoining cities and towns in the state of Selangor. Located about 2 and a half hour flight away from Kota Kinabalu, Klang Valley offer a great variety of foods from international cuisine to local fare. The best introduction to Kuala Lumpur is by sampling some of their famous local foods scattered all around Klang Valley.

As I travel to Kuala Lumpur regularly to visit my family and friends, these are list of eateries I love and make an effort to dine there whenever I got the chance.

With the completion of KL MRT Sungai Buloh – Kajang Line. Getting around Kuala Lumpur and Klang Valley is easier as the MRT is connected to other major transportation system.

The lists are constantly updated from time to time.

Petaling Street

Petaling Street, also known as Chinatown is famous for its fake goods and chaotic street. Other than the hustling and bustling of business activities, Petaling Street is also a good place to try some of the local Kuala Lumpur foods.

How to get there: Take KL MRT  and aligned at Pasar Seni Station or Kelana Jaya Line Pasar Seni Station

We list down some of the foods you should try when at Petaling Street

1. Hokkien Mee @ Kim Lian Kee

One of the most famous place for Hokkien Mee at Kuala Lumpur. Hokkien mee is braised with dark sauce and usually served with pork lard is a popular noodle in Kuala Lumpur. Kim Lian Kee start from this humble stall and expanded into a more comfortable restaurant at nearby building

Kim Lian Kee
49 Jalan Petaling,
50000 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2032 4984

Petaling Street

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2. Madras Lane Yong Tau Foo

Tuck in Madras Lane is the famous Madras Lane Yong Tau foo. Customers pick their choice of yong tau foo and it’s served in dark sauce or soup. A must try for Yong Tau Foo lover.

Opening hours: 8am to 3pm

Address: City Center (old) Jalan Sultan,

Kuala Lumpur, 50000, Malaysia

Petaling Street

Petaling Street

3. Air Mata Kucing Mou Tak Ding

A perfect cooling drink at Petaling Street. Air Mata Kucing is a drink made up of Lo Hon kuo, Longan, winter melon and rock sugar. There are always a queue at the stalls which located strategically at the main corner of Petaling Street.

Petaling Street

4. 四眼仔 Roasted duck

四眼仔 which mean bespectacled Guy’s roast duck operate from this little stall alongside the main street of Petaling Street. If a whole roasted duck is too much for you, you must try their Duck leg wrapped which is made with duck leg, Char Siew (BBQ pork), duck river and taro bound together with duck intestines.

Petaling Street

5. Muah Chee

mochi coated with peanut crumbs. Perfect snack while walking around Petaling Street

Petaling Street

6. Apam Balik

Petaling Street

7. Uncle Bean Soya Bean

A very popular Soya bean stall located right at the corner of the junction.

Petaling Street

8. Roasted Chestnut

Roasted Chestnut using charcoal. Hot snacks food at found commonly at PEtaling Street.

Petaling Street

9. China Town Seng Kee 唐人街胜记 (Jalan Sultan)

Open 12pm to 3pm

Famous for their claypot lo shu fun, Seng Kee offer delicious hawker fare at night time. Seng Kee is actually located at Jalan Sultan next to Petaling Street.

Seng Kee China Town

Seng Kee China Town

Seng Kee China Town

Hutong 10, Lot 10

Located at the basement of Lot 10, Hutong 10 a popular Food court endorsed by Hong Kong’s celebrity food critic, Chua Lam. Hutong 10 gather many famous heritage brands under one roof. One of the must try at Hutong 10 is the Hokkien Mee, Beef Noodle and the Kin Kin Pan Mee. A food place to try famous local food all in one place.

How to get there:  KL MRT and Aligned at Bukit Bintang Station, Monorail Bukit Bintang Station




Yut Kee Restaurant

One of the oldest Coffee shop in Kuala Lumpur.  They been serving traditional Hainanese fare since 1928! Yut Kee is famous for their roti babi (pork bun), pork chop and classic butter cake.

How to get there: By Uber or Grab

Address: 1, Jalan Kamunting, Chow Kit, 50300 Kuala Lumpur

yut kee

yut kee

yut kee

Win Heng Seng Restaurant at Jalan Imbi

Located at the corner of Jalan Imbi, Win Heng Seng is a coffee shop sharing space with different food stalls. Some of the famous food stalls at Win Heng Seng Is Fatt Kee Hokkien Mee (Night) and Imbi KL Pork Noodle (morning)

How to get there: Uber or Grab
Location: Fatt Kee Hokkien Mee Stall and Imbi Pork Noodle
@ Win Heng Seng Restaurant
183 Jalan Imbi
55100 Kuala Lumpur
GPS Location: 3.145385N 101.7151031E
Fatt Kee Hokkien Mee Stall Business hours: 5pm till 11pm

When in KL, Hokkien Mee is a must. Fatt Kee發記麵檔 a food stall at Restoran Win Heng Seng 永兴城茶餐室 along Jalan Imbi is one of the popular places for Hokkien Mee and Cantonese fried Yingyong. 

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KL pork balls noodle 三间庄猪肉丸粉 Business hours: 6.30am till 30pm

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Kien Kee Spicy Soup权记辣汤花雕鸡专卖店@ Seri Kembangan

Famous for their Spicy soup, Kien Kee is located at the south of Klang Valley and 40 minutes drive away from Kuala Lumpur City centre.  Kien Kee famous for their signature Spicy soup 辣汤 and clay pot chicken (花雕鸡). the spicy soup is a peppery hot soup that dosed in with crushed peppercorn. A must for spicy soup lover.

How to get there: Drive or by Uber/Grab

Location: Jalan SK 10/3, Kampung Baru Seri Kembangan,

43300 Seri Kembangan, Selangor, Malaysia (behind post office at Seri Kembangan)

GPS Location: 3.0221526N 101.7049299E

Business hours: 9am to 3pm, 6pm to 9pm, close on Monday

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Vishal Food & Catering

Located hidden from the main street at Jalan Scott, Vishal Food & Catering serve original and tasty Banana Leaf rice. Enjoy the authentic Indian food served on Banana leaf and the many side dishes served with it.

How to get there: Uber or Grab

Location: Off, Jalan Scott & Jalan Tun Sambanthan 3,

Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

GPS Location3.1354784N 101.6920414E

Business hours: 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM

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Joanne Lee

Chief Eater Extraordinaire of Sabaheats
I cook, I eat and I always looking for good food!


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