Be it spicy or savoury, there’s just something about hot pot that makes it such an enjoyable meal, particularly if you dine with your family, friends or colleagues. So, if you happen to look for some recommendations, we got them covered for you right here. And below are our pick of 8 Hot Pot Places In Klang Valley To Get All Sweaty & Satiated!
Sunway Velocity is home to plenty of hot pot restaurants and among the recommended ones has to be Shuguo Yinxiang Restaurant. The first time I visited the restaurant earlier this year, I was impressed with its overall intricately traditional decor and furniture. Then, there’s the hot pot, where you can choose different soup bases like Beauty Collagen, Tomato, Pork Bone and Spicy (Mala). Most of their soup bases are thick and flavourful, notably the Beauty Collagen and Tomato. They have various ingredients available and some of the must-tries include pork belly meat, tender beef and lobster balls. Finally, their hot flower tea complements the overall hot pot dish.
Address: 1st Floor, V03-01-03A, Level 1, Boulevard, Sunway Velocity, 55100 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur.
Jingxiu Longmen’s signature mala hot pot comes highly recommended here, which has enough spiciness and it’s not overpowering. Don’t worry if you can’t handle the heat, though since they have other non-spicy choices like pork bone, mushroom and tomato soup bases. Choices are aplenty here when comes to their fresh ingredients including meat (e.g. pork belly, spicy beef) and seafood (e.g. tiger prawn, salmon fish head).
Address: Lot G06, The Square Jaya One, 72A, Jalan Professor Diraja Ungku Aziz, Seksyen 13, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
The popular Sichuan-based hot pot restaurant chain, Shu Daxia, has several outlets worldwide including Australia, Japan and of course, Kuala Lumpur. They offer various soup bases and unless you have a weak spicy food tolerance, do try their recommended Sichuan Spicy Soup. You can choose one of the three levels of spiciness here too and it tastes good with some of the signature ingredients, namely Sliced Lamb & Beef Platter, Iceberg Duck Intestine and Imperial Princess Beef. Back to soup bases, you can opt for two different flavours a.k.a. Double-Flavoured Pot such as Spicy & Mushroom Soup and Spicy & Tomato Soup.
Address: 340, Jalan Tun Razak, Kampung Datuk Keramat, 55000 Kuala Lumpur.
Coming from Chengdu, Xiao Long Kan serves traditional hot pot that isn’t just confined to the authenticity of its foods but also the overall interior. Among their bestsellers are, of course, the Traditional Spicy Soup, offering the mala goodness of spicy and aromatic soup base. And yes, you can choose your preferred level of spiciness too. You can also go for a Double or 3 Flavoured Pot, perfect for those who want to taste different flavours. Ingredients-wise, expect all the usual varieties of meat, vegetables, seafood and noodles.
Address: Lot 03, Block D, 179 Fahrenheit, 88, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
5) Da Long Yi
A famous Chengdu-based hot pot restaurant chain, Da Long Yi has over 300 outlets worldwide and fans of fiery hot pot dishes should check out their Signature Mala Spicy Soup. Alternatively, they have other soup bases like Mushroom Soup and the nourishing Wintermelon Chicken Soup. Double and triple-flavoured options are also available on the menu. Expect a wide range of ingredients here, covering from mala beef to marinated ribs, bamboo fish paste, duck intestine and assorted vegetables.
(Bukit Bintang) 74, Jalan Imbi, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
(Kota Damansara) C-GF-01, Sunway Nexis, 1, Jalan PJU 5/1, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
6) FWF Hotpot
FWF Hotpot’s speciality lies in its Chengdu hot pot dishes, notably their flavourful Signature Spicy Mala Soup. Their Vitamin C Tomato Soup is no slouch either — all robust with enough savoury-sweetness that makes it all the more appetising. Recommended ingredients worth adding to your order include Snowflake Beef Slices and Handmade Bamboo Shrimp Paste.
(Fahrenheit88) C1213-G, Bukit Bintang Street, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
(1 Utama) Lot LG610-LG611, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, 1, Lebuh Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
(Klang) G9 & G10, MTBBT2, The Landmark, Persiaran Batu Nilam 16, Bandar Bukit Tinggi 1, 41200 Klang, Selangor.
Fancy some quality Hong Kong-style hot pot? Here’s one for you at Fei Fan Hotpot, offering a choice of spicy and savoury soup bases to cater for different taste buds. Among them includes Spicy Mala Soup, Pepper Pig’s Stomach Soup and Tomato Soup. Don’t forget to add in some of their homemade varieties like pork shoulder & belly, chives dumplings and stuffed taufu pok with pork meat.
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Beyond its charmingly retro interior lies a restaurant that knows a thing or two about serving good hot pot. And that is their red-hot Mala Soup, where they use only high-quality chilli peppers slow-boiled with different spices. Likewise, if you can’t take the heat, there are Chinese Sauerkraut Soup and Tomato Soup to choose from. They have various ingredients on the menu such as beef tripes, double spiced beef and many more!
Address: 104, Jalan SS 15/4, SS 15, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor.
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