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28 Jalan Sri Hartamas 8, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
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Dining options: Drinks, Outdoor Seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Neighbourhood Pub

Fantastic neighbourhood pub with decent food to match. Live bands play almost every day and its a great place to meet up with friends or to relax at the end of the day with a brew or two.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Fantastic neighbourhood pub with decent food to match. Live bands play almost every day and its a great place to meet up with friends or to relax at the end of the day with a brew or two.

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Banstead, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is a great bar, good atmosphere and best of all the staff are fantastic, very friendly. Especially Elaine, who has provided such a great service to us, always chatty and welcoming and knows us by name. We were looking for somewhere to watch the Wimbledon championships, and this place is perfect. We can sit and watch the match and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Came here for a fun Friday evening with friends. There was a great live band playing 80s and 90s hits. Drinks in KL are expensive but they had some great promotions here. And the food is yummy - a mix of Western and local.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is the place to go to while one is in KL for good drinks,cool company and good live music.The fact that it is in Hartamas makes it quite approachable too with a choice of lots & lots of different food all over.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Backyard has been around for a number of years. Its easy to get parking as its not in the heart of the city but nestled in the suburbs. Its got a good selection of drinks and a small selection of food (for those who need to line their stomach before getting to their drinks), and they have 3 pool tables.... More 

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Melaka, Malaysia
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We were looking for a night out with live music and a friend suggested this place. The all-girl band that performed that night was just spectacular. Unfortunately, I cannot recall the band name...

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Tampin, Melaka, Malaysia
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

A cosy place and the great live band music is the highlight. I was there on the Thursday night and the crowd was full. A place where you truly feel the "Malaysia" atmosphere.

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Denpasar, Indonesia
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Have been here on several occasions with friends. Meals are good and tasty as well as being able to drink Guinness by the pint. Live music every night of the week so it is good if you need to let your hair down.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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108 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Finally we have found some live music in KL. They Backyard have a real mix of musicians from local bands, Phillipino bands, jazz etc. We were lucky to have heard a local rock band who were having a come back performance after a10 year break. They were amazing. Unfortunately, for non-smokers it is very smokey. We would have stayed longer... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Was taken to this place by a local friend because I like live music. The place is buzzing and enjoyable. They have a different live band performing every night from 9:30pm to midnight and in between breaks they play classic videos on a few TV screen close to the stage. There is a small dance floor where patrons occasionally dance,... More 

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Address: 28 Jalan Sri Hartamas 8, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
Cuisine: Pub

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  • Address: 28 Jalan Sri Hartamas 8, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur

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  • Cuisine: Pub

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