Malaysian food is without a doubt is one of many exotic cuisines from around South-east Asia. With boastful rich spices and flavor, the food is as diverse as the people in Malaysia. Malaysian food is enjoyed by many people around London, and for Malaysians that are far away from home, getting access to authentic Malaysian restaurants in London is no-biggie.
If you’re staying in or around Paddington, the area has a few well known Malaysian mouth-watering restaurants and cafes – this list will hit the top 4 Malaysian restaurants in Paddington:
Situated 8 minutes away from Paddington Station, Satay House Malaysian is known to serve authentic Malaysian cuisine since 1973. A classy restaurant with chic interior and a welcoming ambiance, this place is definitely a good place to get authentic Malaysian food, and to get your international friends to try out the Nasi Lemak (native Malaysian dish!) Satay House should definitely be on your list of Malaysian restaurants in Paddington to dine-in.
Distance from Chilworth Court Apartments: 14-minute walk / 0.7 mile
Address: 13 Sale Pl, Tyburnia, London W2 1PX
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday / Lunch: 12noon - 3.00pm, Dinner: 6.00pm - 11.00pm
A modest family run-restaurant who like stay true to their Malaysian heritage which reflects in their food. A cosy but small sized place to dine in, the Malaysian atmosphere definitely compliments the authenticity and flavors of the food! They serve a range of Malaysian dishes including Parjee terone (aubergine in sweet curry), Nasi goring KPG, and Nasi Lemak! For dessert you can choose to be a little adventurous and try their fried ice cream or settle for their fried banana fritters served with ice cream.
Distance from Chilworth Court Apartments: 3-minute walk / 0.2 mile
Address: 41 Craven Rd, Bayswater, London W2 3BX
Opening hours: Monday – Thursday & weekends: 12.00pm-10.30pm, except Friday: 6pm to 10:30pm
Offering Malaysian classic dishes such as hearty chicken rice, Warisan Café offers a snug and casual eatery 5 minutes away from Paddington Station. With a variety of Malaysian (& Pan Asian) affordable dishes to choose from the menu, this humble basement café provides a fantastic Malaysian ambiance place to experience. They are known to have the ‘’BEST Chicken Rice in London’’ which is also their signature dish – an elegantly designed and mouth-watering dish loved by many. Be sure to check this cool café out when you are about in Paddington!
Distance from Chilworth Court: 7-minute walk / 0.3 mile
Address: Basement, 190 Sussex Gardens, Tyburnia, London W2 1TU
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday: 12:00pm – 10:30pm
A place nearby Paddington but worth being mentioned on the top 4 Malaysian restaurants in Paddington, a chic Malay restaurant situated on Edgware Road that combines traditional and modern elements together for inspiration to produce modern-style Malaysian dishes. This modern twist traditional Malaysian cuisine offers a wide range of Chinese recipes, exotic style from North and South Indian as well as Indonesia and Portuguese influences. From lobster noodles, chili crab, steam scallops and chef specials – this restaurant has a wide range on their menu for all types of taste-buds! Melur London restaurant is a warm and inviting atmosphere where the design details within the restaurant reflects on French traditions of service and quality of presentation in a unique Malaysian style. From the food, furniture to the lighting and all the little details, Melur creates a perfect environment where you can relax and enjoy their chef’s memorable dishes. This should be on everyone’s must-visit lists when searching for fantastic Malaysian restaurants in London.
Distance from Chilworth Court: 16-minute walk / 0.8 mile or, catch the 7 or 36 bus route with 9-minute bus journey
Address: 175A Edgware Rd, Tyburnia, London W2 1ET
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday: 12:00pm – 11:00pm