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Hotel Equatorial Bangi, Bangi, Malaysia
03-82102222
Today
6:30 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Buffet
Good for:
Reservations
Buffet

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Visitor rating
  • 4
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
'' An Atrocious Dinner ''

The food was terrible ! It was cold . Very cold ! It was like leftover food from afternoon! The cooks could not understand English ! When we asked them what is this , they say they ''don't know'' ! Very bad service ! The food was tasteless and VERY COLD ! They do not even know what they are... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2014
SriAnantha
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Buffet
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11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The food was terrible ! It was cold . Very cold ! It was like leftover food from afternoon! The cooks could not understand English ! When we asked them what is this , they say they ''don't know'' ! Very bad service ! The food was tasteless and VERY COLD ! They do not even know what they are... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Had Buffet breakfast and dinner at this establishment which is within the Equatorial Hotel Bangi. The selection was good and taste great, even though I got the feeling the variety was not as plentiful compared with few years ago. However what they have are more than enough, with the price was competitive with the delicacies that the had offered. I... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

This is very good cafe shop. The taste is special. What you cant find at other place. I was been there for 2 times and really unforgetable for the special taste. Come and try, you will know :D

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ACT
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Cafe serves really good buffet breakfast, where you can choose between Malay, Chinese and European cuisines. And their sweet stuff is even better. It's very difficult to stop eating there. On the plus side, you can easily skip lunch after such breakfast.

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selangor
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74 reviews 74 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

i brought my boyfriend here for his 22nd birthday. the location is pretty far off, but it's quieter and more calm around here. the food was fantastic, good taste and flavour of all the foods we tried, although, they could have added more variety~ there's pasta, local dishes, dimsum, kueytiow/meehoon soup, rendang, satay, breads, salad bar, ice cream bar, dessert... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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96 reviews 96 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

Always come here for a big family dinner as the buffet spread is always good. A range of variety and very tasty. Staff are friendly and efficient at topping up the buffet. It is reasonably priced and layout is generous. The cafe has an outdoor seating area which offers a scenic 'green' view. Would definitely come back again.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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428 reviews 428 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
281 helpful votes 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

We have been enjoying the excellent food and service, and also the views, for more than a week. Only negative point: the nauseating Christmas atmosphere with artificial snow and American X-mas songs. What a shock with local culture and climate !!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2011

My family and I have been here lots of time.The food is excellent and variety.The staff services are smooth and efficient. The restaurant has a glass to ceiling window which allows you to watch the beautiful views of the garden and Bangi skyline.Would highly recommend this restaurant to everyone visiting this Hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2010 via mobile

I go for weekend buffet lunch with a family of 4 pax. The ambience was okay but food is not really good. We are only served with local foods, italian pasta with only 2 choice of pasta, salad bar and desert bar. And mist of the time, thes no one station the bar. For a 42++ per pax in myr.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2008

If you stay in Bangi, the buffet here is pretty good.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hotel Equatorial Bangi, Bangi, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Hulu Langat District  >  Bangi
  • Phone Number: 03-82102222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: International
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
6:30 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?