Seremban is home to many delicious food, ranging from baked crabs to beef noodles, curry chicken bun and of course, the famous siew pau (baked bun). But if you prefer dessert, the capital city of Negeri Sembilan has plenty to offer too, including cendol, ABC, ice cream, and shaved ice! Okay, TL:DR, it’s time to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at These 6 Dessert Places in Seremban.
This legendary cendol restaurant needs no introduction, given the brand’s illustrious history spanning over 90 years since 1930. A must-visit place if you happen to stop by Seremban, their cendol is served authentic Jawa style. Prices here are affordable too, with their basic version (Cendol Biasa) already good enough on its own.
Each bowl comes with the usual ingredients: shaved ice and cendol strands in fresh coconut milk and Gula Melaka topping. Best of all, they only use all-natural ingredients and that means no artificial colouring or preservatives whatsoever. Even their cendol strands are made with real pandan. Other than Cendol Biasa, they also serve different types like Cendol Pulut, Cendol Kacang, and Cendol Jagung.
Address: 44, Jalan Yam Tuan, 70200 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
Fancy a bowl of good old ice-cold ABC? Here’s one for you that comes highly recommended: Gerai Minuman Lin Kee. Look for stall 17 located within the building at Jalan Lee Sam. Their bestselling ABC dessert consists of a mountain of shaved ice filled with evaporated milk and Gula Melaka syrup.
And when you dig deep beyond its surface, you will find an abundance of sweet and savoury morsels ranging from red beans to jellies, cendol, sweet corn, and peanuts. According to locals, it’s best to come early since they usually sell out around 2-3 pm.
Address: Gerai No 17 (Tkt Atas), Jalan Lee Sam, Bandar Seremban, 70000 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
3) M Ice Cream
This popular Gula Apong ice cream chain has several outlets available in Peninsular Malaysia. And that includes Negeri Sembilan, where they have two in Taman Kemuning Senawang and Seremban 2. Try their bestselling Gula Apong ice cream, where you will two free toppings of your choice (e.g. chocolate rice, cornflakes and/or Nestum). And to complete the sweet indulgence, consider adding a honeycomb for a fraction of the price.
Other than Gula Apong ice cream, they also have other flavours including Chocolate Apong and Belgium Chocolate.
(Taman Kemuning Senawang) No. 16-G, Jalan Kemuning 1, Taman Kemuning, 70450 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
(Seremban 2) 131 Jalan S2 F2 Garden Home, Seremban 2, 70300 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
Love gelato? You might want to head over to Gelattido Pattiserie at Seremban 2. They offer plenty of flavours here, ranging from Strawberry to Chocolate Brownie, Lychee Rose and D101 Durian using only natural ingredients. Even the fruits are sourced from local farmers. Most customers praise the flavours of the gelatos here and best of all, they don’t taste too sweet. Apart from selling gelato, you can also enjoy their baked goods, cake, and milkshake.
Address: 166G, Jalan S2 B3, Seremban 2, 70300 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
IceYoo specialises in assorted shaved ice, offering mostly fruit-based choices such as mango, coconut, watermelon, and honeydew. Durian lovers, in the meantime, can look forward to their signature Musang King Durian Iceyoo. They offer other flavours as well, namely Milo Dinosaur, Black Forest, and Strawberry Cheese.
Address: 25, Lorong Matahari Height 1/1, Taman Matahari Height, Senawang, 70450 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
Refreshing would be the right word regardless of their coconut shake or coconut ice cream. The former (both Original and Special) comes highly recommended, where they use fresh coconut blended with vanilla ice cream. If you choose the Special, you will get an additional topping of coconut ice cream.
Speaking of ice cream, they taste just as good — all smooth and creamy while the groundnut topping adds some crunch. For a complete ice cream experience, try their Special or Nyior Signature. The former not only gets you the coconut ice cream but also several toppings including fresh mango, pandan layer cake, whipped cream and even Oreo. And as for the latter, the Nyior Signature is uniquely served in a half coconut shell filled with sweet & savoury toppings like fresh mango and sticky rice.
Address: Stadium Tuanku Abdul Rahman, 70400 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
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