Top Vegetarian Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

From fast-food joints to renowned restaurant chains, we’ve meticulously curated a list of Kuala Lumpur’s finest vegetarian dining establishments. These culinary gems are sure to satiate your hunger and leave your taste buds yearning for more.

  1. Simple Life Healthy Vegetarian Restaurant
  •    – Location: LG-232A, Lower Ground Floor, The Gardens Mall, Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 70
  •    – Must-Try Dish: Lei Cha – A multigrain rice bowl with veggies like carrot, tofu, radish, turnips, and sunflower seeds.
  •    – Description: Known for its delectable Thai spice and Chinese fusion cuisine, this restaurant, part of a shopping mall franchise, offers a wide array of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options. The minimalist green and white decor lends a serene ambiance, and the menu spans from burgers and fried rice to spaghetti and nutritious juices.
  1. Bakti Woodlands
  •    – Location: 55, Leboh Ampang, City Centre, 50100 Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: 7:30 AM – 10 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 40
  •    – Must-Try Dish: Madras Thali – An assortment of curries, bread, rice, and chutneys.
  •    – Description: Offering both North Indian and South Indian cuisines, this vegetarian restaurant delights diners with a variety of dishes at affordable prices. From dosas to fried vegetables and an array of Indian bread (naans), it provides an authentic Indian dining experience.
  1. RGB at The Bean Hive
  •    – Location: 35, Jalan Damai, Kampung Datuk Keramat, 55000 Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: Weekdays 8:30 AM-5:30 PM, Sundays 8:30 AM-9 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 50
  •    – Must-Try Dish: The Vegan Big Breakfast
  •    – Description: RGB at The Bean Hive is an artistic cafe that caters to Malaysian and Western vegetarians, vegans, and those seeking gluten-free and organic options. It’s renowned for its vegetarian breakfast spread and in-house roasted imported coffee beans.
  1. Nature’s Vegetarian Restaurant
  •    – Location: 24, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: 8:30 AM – 9:45 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 60
  •    – Must-Try Dishes: BBQ ‘pork’ buns and ‘prawn’ chee cheong.
  •    – Description: This vegetarian restaurant in Kuala Lumpur offers a unique take on mainstream ‘meat’ dishes, serving mouthwatering breakfast items and dim sum. It’s a popular spot, often bustling with diners seeking meatless delights.
  1. Dining in the Dark KL
  •    – Location: 50A, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: 6 PM – 9:30 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 340
  •    – Description: Elevating casual dining to the next level, Dining in the Dark offers a distinctive and fun experience. With constantly changing menus kept secret until the meal’s end, diners embark on a sensory adventure. The restaurant boasts a variety of vegetarian options, from soups to main courses, desserts, and a curated list of wines and spirits.
  1. Earth Kid Enterprise
  •    – Location: Jalan Temenggung 13/9, Bandar Mahkota Cheras, 43200 Cheras
  •    – Operating Hours: 11 AM – 7:30 PM (Closed on Sundays)
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 70
  •    – Must-Try Dishes: Assam Laksa and Fruit sushi
  •    – Description: Earth Kid Enterprise offers Malaysian, Chinese, and Japanese fusion meals with a playful twist. Using organic ingredients, this restaurant ensures a fun and flavorful dining experience.
  1. WTF (What Tasty Food) Restaurant
  •    – Location: 98, Lorong Maarof, Bangsar, 59100 Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: 11 AM – 11 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 60
  •    – Must-Try Dishes: Eggplant Bruschetta, Paneer Tikka, and Tandoori platter.
  •    – Description: This restaurant presents a fusion of Western and North Indian cuisines, strictly adhering to a vegan menu. With its serene ambiance and warm lighting, it’s a delightful spot for savoring unique flavors.
  1. Dharma Realm Guan Yin Sagely Monastery
  •    – Location: 161, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 50450
  •    – Operating Hours: 10:30 AM – 2 PM (Closed on weekends)
  •    – Description: Situated within a Buddhist Monastery, this canteen serves delicious and healthy vegetarian options. Authentic Chinese dishes, prepared without an excess of spices and flavoring ingredients, grace the menu.
  1. The Ganga Cafe
  •    – Location: 17, Lorong Kurau, Bangsar, 59100 Wilayah Persekutuan
  •    – Operating Hours: Weekdays 8 AM – 10 PM, Sundays 10 AM-3 PM and 6 PM-10 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM 30
  •    – Must-Try Dish: Thali – An assortment of various curries and rice.
  •    – Description: The Ganga Cafe is a local secret known for serving delectable Indian-Gujarati vegetarian cuisine. It hosts an all-you-can-eat vegetarian buffet on Sundays and offers à la carte meals during the rest of the week.

10. Khan’s Indian Cuisine

  •    – Location: No.1, Avenue 1, Level 1, The Sphere, No.8, Jalan Kerinchi, 59000 Bangsar South
  •    – Operating Hours: 12 PM – 10 PM
  •    – Cost for Two: RM
  • – Must-Try Dishes: Garlic naan and Paneer tikka.
  •    – Description: Khan’s Indian Cuisine, with its opulent ambiance, offers a range of vegan and vegetarian options. Authentic North and South Indian delicacies feature fresh spices from local farmers’ markets.