Thai food is flavourful and delicious, and it’s certainly a favourite among Malaysians. In KL & Selangor you’ll find a variety of Thai restaurants, from hawker styled meals to higher end fine dining options. Whatever your budget is, you can definitely enjoy a little taste of Thai cuisine. By popular vote you’ve decided the Top 10 Thai Restaurants in KL & Selangor, and here they are.
1) STREAT Thai
Thailand is a haven for street food, and STREAT Thai aims to bring that concept to Malaysian shores. Head on over to Jaya One, where it is located, and you can get a glimpse into what Thai street food is like. The lively, open air atmosphere is akin to Mamaks and hawkers, but you will only find Thai dishes at the various stalls here. Most of the cooks were recruited from Thailand too.
eatatstreat.com | FB: streatthai | IG: @streatthai
2) Superthai Restaurant
Superthai mixes the best of classic and modern Thai fare, but do note that the food here is non-Halal. You can find popular dishes like green curry chicken, comfort food like luncheon meat fried rice, and many other hearty dishes on their menu. If you enjoy set meals, they also have those. Visit them at Damansara Uptown.
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Kompassion claims to be an Asian Fusion restaurant, and they also have some classic dishes on their menu. Their twists to the classics are intriguing to say the least – like their green curry pork, which features roasted pork meat. There is also Tandoori Grilled Pork, which has both Thai and Indian flavours to it. They also have set meals so follow them on Facebook to find out what’s new on their menu.
FB: Kompassion.DamansaraKim | IG: @kompassion_dk
4) Absolute Thai Malaysia
Absolute Thai is quite well known, with many branches located throughout KL & Selangor. Whether you’re flying solo or a part of a big group, Absolute Thai can certainly accommodate you. They have larger sets for big parties, and meals that are suitable for smaller groups and individuals too. To find out which outlet is nearest to you, follow them on Facebook.
absolutethai.com.my | FB: AbsoluteThai | IG: @absolute_thai_malaysia
5) Lobbee Thai Connection
Nestled strategically in locations like Empire Damansara, Publika and IOI City Mall is Lobbee, which brings you dishes like piping hot tom yum soup and everything from Thai snacks and salads to rice dishes and noodles. Those who abide by a meat-free diet will be pleased to know that they have a great many veggie based dishes. With their “eat good, feel good” concept, you are invited to feel right at home there.
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6) BBQ Thai Malaysia
More Thai street food options in Malaysia can’t ever be a bad thing. Tuck into a bowl of creamy green curry, or go healthy with a Thai-style salad. If you want something fancy, try their Tom Yum Lobster. Of course, the stand out is the barbeque, but they also have seafood dishes. Their restaurant is located at Old Klang Road.
7) My Elephant Thai Restaurant
Cosy My Elephant is the perfect nook for the whole family. Currently, they are located in Section 17, Sri Hartamas and USJ 9 respectively. Their signature dishes include Tom Som, Snow Fish and Tod Man Plah – among others. You can also find a wonderful combination of all the key flavours – spicy, sweet, sour and salty in their food. From comfort food to fiery dishes, you will definitely enjoy your stint there.
myelephant.com.my | FB: myELEPHANTthairestaurant | IG: @myelephantmy
8) Tiffin’s by Chef Korn
Tiffin refers to the meal carriers used in the olden days, long before Thermos packaging was ever a big deal. Tiffin’s food is certainly reminiscent of the old days, served in those containers for a touch of nostalgia. This non-halal establishment is located within Mid Valley Megamall. With their unique concept coupled with delicious dishes, this is a must-visit.
FB: tiffins.com.my | IG: @tiffinsbychefkorn
For a touch of premium Thai food, Erawan is a good choice. With the influence of Chef Korn, you can expect authenticity and flavour to be a part of your meal there. Chef Korn is an award-winning chef, and though he’s never been to culinary school, he learned to cook from his grandmother – who cooked for Thai royalty. This restaurant is located within DC Mall.
restauranterawan.com.my | FB: Erawan
10) SuRiSit Thai Kopitiam
Kopitiam styled Thai food sounds unbelievable, but you will feel right at home once you step into SuRiSit. Located in Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, this non-Halal restaurant serves up a fiery array of ala carte dishes. Each category of their menu is listed in both Thai and English, giving an authentic approach to their business. Their extensive menu includes everything from soups to desserts.
surisit.com.my | FB: SurisitThaiKopitiam
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Malaysia are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes on TallyPress.com.