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No 1 Lorong Pj Palms Sport Centre, Petaling Jaya 46200, Malaysia
03-7955-3432
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Something African in Malaysia

I have never been to Africa and neither am I an African food expert but this restaurant certainly have something unique to offer. I ordered anything ostrich on the menu because I want to try it out and boy it was tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
AishahLatif
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I have never been to Africa and neither am I an African food expert but this restaurant certainly have something unique to offer. I ordered anything ostrich on the menu because I want to try it out and boy it was tasty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Friendly waiters and good recommendations for first time visit made the food journey even better. Lamb shank was great!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 343 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

it is located near A&W pj. If you are using the LRT then u exit at Taman jaya station and NOT university station. You will see A&W just walk couple of meters and you are there. A good standard bar and well stacked. the beers are chilled and the atmosphere is good. You can either sit by the pool or... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This unique restaurant near PJ Hilton hotel serves excellent food. It's deco matches its name. They have open and covered seating areas, and a cosy bar too. This is a great place for business gathering and hang out with friends.

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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Ate here a couple of times whilst on business in PJ. Easy walk from the PJ Hilton and made a nice change from the hotel fare (which is also good - see my review of the hotel). Good food at a good price. Menu is not vast but enough of a choice. Beer is kept well and chilled correctly. Staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The food is really good bar standard stuff at very reasonable prices. The staff are friendly which is unusual in KL. The bar is nice but very quiet unless there is a international rugby match on. One suggestion would be to turn down the air con slightly in the bar as it is a bit cold. The pool is nice... More 

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Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We went for drinks and snacks again earlier this month. It's unusual given its African theme and, with the exterior areas having been refurbed around 2 years ago, it really is a fun escape hidden away in Petaling Jaya. Very relaxed and cosy bar, good outside seating - and the food is both interesting and tasty. African themes and excellent... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

First review this forum after years coming here for dinner....visit for dinner tonight with friends after a long absence. New menu for us but many of the favourites still there like the steak pie which is a firm favourite and a belly busting portion! This time for me went for the ostrich schnitzel which again was a good sized portion... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This place has been around for some time now and the fact that it has survived this far, it can only means the food kept it sustainable. African food as you can imagine. Not a place when you have beautiful decorated food like those in fine dining outlets. So, let's not compare to anything. While I haven't step foot to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

The place is very nice, with a realistic tropical setting touch just steps away from the University LRT station. Do NOT trust TripAdvisor's address or directions, as they are dead wrong! The restaurant is located at the PJ palm sports complex so you can even bring the kids for a swim. There are a few bars in the complex. The... More 

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Address: No 1 Lorong Pj Palms Sport Centre, Petaling Jaya 46200, Malaysia
Phone Number: 03-7955-3432
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Petaling District  >  Petaling Jaya
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: African, Seafood

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  • Address: No 1 Lorong Pj Palms Sport Centre, Petaling Jaya 46200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Petaling District  >  Petaling Jaya
  • Phone Number: 03-7955-3432

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: African, Seafood

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