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7 Shoplands, Welwyn Garden City AL8 7RH, England
+44 1707 392388
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Shoplands, Welwyn Garden City AL8 7RH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't been here for a long time, having been a bit disappointed by our last, lunctime, visit. My wife,who is having difficulty coping with gluten had searched on the net and found on Trip Advisor that Hakalok has gluten free options, so we thought...More

Thank puttingitright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered a take away early evening midweek. As ordering from a restaurant prepared to pay a slight premium. Unfortunately the food didn't live up to the expectations. The food was distinctly average and not the light fresh flavours expected. Of note the pad Thai...More

Thank smfsaunders
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Would not have known about this restaurant had I not been taken there by a friend who lives nearby. Out of the town centre in a row of local shops, it’s pretty unassuming from the outside. But the welcome, the service and the amazing food...More

Thank Lyndyloodles
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We had the Sunday special menu for lunch. The food was excellent each course was hot and you could tell it was all freshly cooked. The Malaysian curry was excellent! The food did take a while to come out in between courses but we were...More

Thank katie66Uk
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I had a lovely take away which was cooked quickly and really nice. The restaurant is also very nice but the lighting a bit bright so the ambiance could be better.

Thank 163anon
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Returned and as good as ever. Restaurant full but service was perfect. Food arrived in good time. Drinks order taken promptly. Willing to change menu for dietary requirements. Cannot find a fault.

Thank jb19692016
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This was our second visit to Hakalok. The first time we ate in and this time we had a take away. The food was lovely and fresh and ready on time. We would definitely recommend it.

Thank Builder378
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This could be a really great restaurant, the takeaway we had was delicious and the best I’ve had in a long time but my family who were down for a visit, along with myself had terrible sickness the following day, after contacting food hygiene, it...More

1  Thank Roisin R
Management787, Manager at Hakalok, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

For your information the restaurant was inspected in November 2017, and it is confirmed that we have been rated 5 stars. As you have mentioned, our food is delicious and we take pride in making authentic Malaysian food. You have not been like this before,...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Ordered a take away the service was great the food was lovely and they do Ho Fun a rice noodle not found in many Chinese takeaways, they even changed the prawn crackers to the dark spicy ones instead of the white ones you normally get

Thank Jim-Goulden
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We recently moved to the area and decided to give Hakalok a try. The food was excellent despite getting one dish wrong that took forever to change. They admitted it was there fault and should not have charged us for it or given us a...More

Thank Builder378
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20 June 2016|
Response from Management787 | Property representative |
Hi Sue Sorry just received your question. Which Tuesday 21st June. I am not sure you came last night, and you did I hope you had a good experience. And if you have not, then to let know I do not tv in restaurant. Best... More
Paul C
23 November 2015|
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Response from smithpl44 | Reviewed this property |
Please go ahead; Paul Smith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Shoplands, Welwyn Garden City AL8 7RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Welwyn Garden City
  • Phone Number: +44 1707 392388
  • E-mail
Authentic Malaysian, Thai Restaurant and Take-Away. Discover the traditional hospitality and cuisine of Malaysia.
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