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Pelita Restaurant

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1,533 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 630 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

they have a few outlets all over KL and malaysia. they have moved from the previous location. but still along jalan ampang. the prices are on the high side compared to other indian muslim resto. they serve authentic indian food. it more like buffer. you choose the dishes which are precooked and you pay accordingly. service is average.

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Thank jeff1955malaysia
Melbourne, Australia
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142 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A local friend took us here first to show us how it worked as it could be a little overwhelming as a foreigner on your own but i would HIGHLY suggest it the food is AMAZING and so freaking CHEAP !!! The roti canai and curries were superb and you absolutely MUST try their fried chicken (Ayam Goreng) its off... More 

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Thank SaMGtheArtist
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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850 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 496 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a place for mama food with local the tarik etc. The price is on a high side too. You can find them around Klang Valley.

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Thank joanadventure
England, United Kingdom
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323 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

I was not expecting to much but was pleasantly surprised, we tried a few local dishes a few were very oily but generally all good and tasty - all in all a happy customer.

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Thank maninasuitcase1905
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Ordered the Tandoori chicken and butter naan,, chicken was claimed to be kampung chicken,, but it was hard and cooked to an inch of its life ! the naan came without butter, when asked ,, it was slathered with melted butter till oily.. taste wise, cant even smell the spices and the accompanying curries remain to be desired. and my... More 

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Thank DawnLeow
Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

I was recently visiting KL and went to this restaurant but the Bangsar branch located in JLN Telawi 5. The Bangsar one is much more better place specially when you seat outside. The foods are amazing specially soup Lida, garlic cheese nan and chicken tandori. I recommend it.

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Thank StLizard
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place! Loads of different types of food and friendly service! We visited a number of times, the service was always good and timely. They also don't overcharge you because you're a tourist.

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Thank robkay123
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Staff was not happy when we asked about their varieties of food. As all the food looked similar, we asked the sorts of gravy the meat / fish was cooked in - sambal or masala or ???. Staff showed utmost irritation and asked rudely and loudly " what do u want?" The total food for 2 person was RM 42... More 

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Thank maghfira
Bangkok, Thailand
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64 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

Basic looking restaurant with local food but you wont get better tasting food anywhere from any top class restaurant. We ate until we were full for around 15MYR per person. If you like tandoori chicken come here.

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Thank stylishgolf
Shanghai Region, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

My preferred place for nasi kandar and mamak food. The service is good and food quality above average and they have many outlets in town

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian, Indian, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur

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