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El Cerdo

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43 & 45, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
+60 3-2145 0511
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12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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Tokyo, Japan
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182 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been looking at this place for a few days and finally crossed the road to have a look at lunchtime, I was about to order off the menu when the lady said have a look at the salad buffet so that's what I went for, cold pork meat and salad but really nice, whilst looking through the menu I... More 

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Thank Mark W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good experience to be experienced at least once in your lifetime with your loved ones. However, the price u pay is quite hefty and doesn't justify for a revisit.

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Thank Kwan Yong L
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been there quite many times. Decided to Celebrate my valentines'days at Changkat Elcerdo. My reservation booked two days in advance. At first i was expected foods must be ready since my reservation was confirmed. Feel very happy and exciting to spend the night with my girl friend over there. But end up ,the Foods served very slow and each of... More 

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Thank Joo H
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had great dinners, thanks to Jacob & Anna for the great suggestions. Fantastic service and we will definitely come back! See you both soon ;)

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my wife ate here last night. In a very vibrant Street with bars/restaurants next to it. The food was incredible, we were served bread with this spicy shredded pork to put on top. Was so nice, when they offered more we gladly accepted. Main meal, I had the Guinness ribs - amazing! Must have been 7 ribs with... More 

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Thank Jason K
Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good staff and good pork, worth to try, but the prices are somewhat costly considerig its pork after all.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The is the place to come for your porcine dining delights. The quality of the food is good and so is the attentive service. One of the highlights of this place is the suckling pig which you will be guided to "carve" up your little piggy and then have the plate broken a la Greek dining style. We opted for... More 

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Thank PatKhoo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite my title being only about the ribs, I must say the everything we got that night were a delight! For my tastebuds were singing in harmony while we savoured every mouthful of every dish. We started with the refreshing tomato and watermelon salad with goat's cheese, followed by 4 types mini sausages, tasty savoury oven baked ibérico ribs, spicy... More 

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Thank WoonTeng S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is marinated to perfection, each dish is as awesome as the last. Refreshing watermelon salad and the mini sausages to start off. Both ribs; spicy baby back ribs & oven baked iberico ribs are perfect and salty (and not the sweet kind which i don't prefer). Delicious rum and raisin pancakes to end the night with. Simply great. 3rd... More 

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Thank kayeone
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very kind and well chef that gave a very warm welcome with customise menu.The service and food were exceptional.We had a wonderful dinner here!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 & 45, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2145 0511
Description
Backed by 40 years of experience in various fine dining kitchens around the globe, Werner Kuhn set up El Cerdo KL, in the year 2005. The restaurant is well known to many as the No. 1 European style Pork Specialty eatery in Kuala Lumpur, focusing on traditional recipes. Having gathered many accolades for its outstanding food and service quality, the most popular item is "The Cochinillo Segoviano", a Spanish style roasted suckling pig dish that is served with the obligatory Plate Cutting Ceremony. Our slogan shouts out loud 'Nose To Tail Eating'.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?