Petaling Jaya’s Top Food Destinations

Petaling Jaya isn’t just about the exciting destinations and bustling night-life, it’s also about the food.

Oh, just when you thought Kuala Lumpur is the ultimate food haven, you haven’t really tried the dining options all spread out in Petaling Jaya. Whether you’re into steak, seafood, or the ever-reliable burger, you can probably find a place where you can satisfy those cravings in an instant.

Listed here are some of the food gems in Petaling Jaya you should definitely plan on going to.

Fatty Crab


If you’re craving for the best seafood in town, then you must visit Fatty Crab. A nautical dish institution, they serve various kinds of seafood dishes that are fresh and definitely delicious. But their signature dish, the sweet and sour crab, is what rakes in the customers. Shucked crab meat that are flavourful and swimming in a special sweet and sour gravy, it doesn’t get any better than that.


You can never go wrong with burgers. A fresh slab of meat between two beautifully baked bread. Myburgerlab is one of the best places to get your daily intake of big, beefy burgers. You’ll know these burgers are 100% fresh and not frozen because they are made only when you’ve ordered them.

Village Park

They say one of the best ways to immerse yourself in the culture of a foreign country is to eat the local food. In Malaysia, the national dish is nasi lemak and one of the most recommended places to get a taste of it is Village Park. Their recipe is considered to be closest to the classic taste of nasi lemak, so you really should visit the place.

The Frisky Goat

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You wouldn’t think that a coffee shop can serve sumptuous meals, but The Frisky Goat probably serves some of the most delectable dishes for lunch and dinner. Try out their coffee, cake, and salads when you’re there. On top of delicious food, the place is definitely instagrammable.

To make your food trip easy and fun, book a room in a place where everything is made accessible to you. The Royale Bintang The Curve is at the heart of Petaling Jaya, and when it comes to budget friendly accommodation, this is the best place to be. This 4-star hotel offers the perfect comfort and luxury in their services and amenities for such an affordable rate.

Make sure to wear your eating pants and get your stomach ready for a unique  kind of food trip at Petaling Jaya.