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Songket Restaurant

No. 29 Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia
+60 10-958 9598
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
No. 29 Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I could watch good performance while having a dinner. It's so cool. Food is perfect and staff are friendly also.

Thank 수민 박
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear friend of Songket. We are very happy that you have enjoyed our Malay food offerings, traditional dance performances and service. You have given us much encouragement. Looking forward to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great selection of traditional Malay-Malaysian cuisine (as opposed to Chinese-Malaysian or Indian-Malaysian), and a lively song & dance performance from the crew :) Outdoors is a little warm, but there's an indoor area with A/C. A hidden gem in KL that not many seem to...More

Thank R8G8
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi R8G8, My colleagues and I are very happy to know you have enjoyed our Malay Cuisine and interactive Traditional Dances. I hope you have tried our favourite Rusuk Panggang(beef short ribs), curry udang(prawn curry) and my personal choice of Ikan Percik. Desserts are always...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great Malay meal with healthy portions. The entertainment at 830 was an unexpected surprise. Really enjoyed our evening!

Thank squadcard
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Squadcard, Thank you for your lovely and encouraging comments. At Songket, we try our best to provide that extra, in service, authentic Malay food and a bit of fun for our widely travelled guests. We are greatly inspired.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just like The chicken Satay nothing else worth the visit We ordered ribs and two types of chicken all we're from the Chief recommendations list.More

Thank Abeer B
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Beer, I am sorry, my front service crew and I didn't get to meet you to know about your pick and any shortcoming. I personally love our local satay, Ikan Percik with it's special sauce, curry udang(curry prawns) and rusuk panggang(beef ribs). I do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So a close friend flew in from abroad and wanted to eat beef rendang. My take, as a local: The rendang was good. Yummy in fact. The spices just right. But, the beef was a little tough. They had this grilled lamb dish that was...More

Thank WMZWZWA
Philor1, Owner at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear WMZWZWA, Coming from a local, your every comment is taken seriously, especially on the yummy rendang. That you have chosen Songket's offerings to showcase authentic Malay cuisine to your visitor gives us much pride. I shall copy your kind words to our employees who...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Songket is a great option if you want to be introduced to Malay food. Everything was good at a reasonable price (see the pic). We had grill fish, prawns curry, amazing lamb ribs and a great veggie. Go for the pink guava juice: very refreshing!More

Thank rudyicloud
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Rudy You have definitely made us proud to be part of Songket Restaurant with your generous comments. We are always delighted to have satisfied customers. It inspires us to cook better and taste better, offer more and serve better. We look forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dance, party in there: it was our first time in KL and we decided to go to Songket for our last meal to end our trip. there was a big party at around 8ish with loud music, dancers and feel free to join the dancers...More

Thank irismokyuenman
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Iris, I am so happy to hear from you and in Tripadvisor. We are so glad you have enjoyed our interactive cultural dance, Malay cuisine and hospitality. I am looking forward to serving you again. Yes, chicken and squid is awesome. Personally, I love...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been trying to find some nice traditional Malay food in KL and this is the best one we had during our trip. Prices are reasonable and the food is very delicious. The staff helped us to choose the popular Malay dish. Three of...More

Thank Ip W
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Whitney IP, I had the greatest joy chatting with you. We are so touched with your review. I feel good that you and friends enjoyed Songket's hospitality, our authentic Malay cuisine and cultural dance show. I am looking forward to welcome you to Songket...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

It was my second time in Songket. And it's the second time that I can admit that the cultural program is very nice. Local dances, fun music, and friendly staff. The manager came to greet us too. Their phone wasn't working, to make a reservation,...More

Thank Rza A
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rza A, I believe I met you and your friend. I am always very curious to meet and engage with our widely traveled multinational guests. It is truly warming to know you have enjoyed our cultural dance program and kudos to our ever attentive...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Whilst I'm not a fan of Malay cuisine, I wanted to try it before heading home. The service was friendly and efficient. The food was fresh and tasty. And the dance performance was really great. I enjoyed this restaurant immensely and would highly recommend.More

Thank Harvhouse
Philor1, Director at Songket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Dear Harvhouse, We truly appreciate your honest comments and are very glad you enjoyed yourself with our authentic Malay cuisine and interactive dance program. My colleagues will be very much inspired to do better for our valued guests. We are alive with your gracious words....More

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PeiMo
23 June 2016|
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Response from FrederickSebastian | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They accept all major credit cards.
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liza181270
15 October 2015|
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Response from flsurfer | Reviewed this property |
Just checked with a coworker in KL who has lunch there often, and she told me that it is Halal, hope this helps.
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AMMOHAM
7 April 2015|
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Response from Krockz77 | Reviewed this property |
around 8PM. yes can host private function for 18 n more. u can even choose aircond or outside wt fresh air. the performance is presented at the outside area
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 29 Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 10-958 9598
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Description
Welcome to an oasis in the heart of the city.Savour the taste of Malay cuisine inspired from traditional specialties. Delight in live Malaysian Cultural Dance Performances. Luxuriate in the warm and elegant setting.Welcome to Songket. True Malay Flavours.
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