12 Buffet Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur for Lunch and Dinner

12 Best Buffet Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur for Indulgent Lunches and Dinners

All-you-can-eat meals have never been more fun!

Buffet restaurants in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia have always been a special kind of indulgence for many people. For starters, you get unlimited food and drinks presented in one banquet hall. On one hand, you’ll be able to try both international and local cuisines in a hotel and treat yourself to an open bar of seafood or desserts. However, in other places, you may get to cook your own food and enjoy a live performance onstage. 

If either of these experiences sounds appealing to you, then here are the 12 best buffet restaurants in Kuala Lumpur to satisfy each and every food craving. 

Also read: 9 Best Buffets in Singapore to Treat Yourself to a Sumptuous Feast

Top hotel buffet restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

1. Ee Chinese Cuisine Restaurant, Eastin Hotel

If you and your loved ones are planning to go yum cha this weekend, then you’re just in luck! Every Saturday and Sunday, Ee Chinese Cuisine Restaurant at the Eastin Hotel serves unlimited dim sum from 10.30am to 2.30pm. The dim sum is freshly made by a team of talented chefs, so expect a sumptuous feast of your favourites in one of the best buffets in KL. Think egg tarts, char siu baos, siew mais, cheung fun, and more!

Address: 13, Jalan 16/11, Pusat Perdagangan Phileo Damansara, 46350 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

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2. Lemon Garden Cafe, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur

In the heart of the city, you’ll find the Lemon Garden Cafe at Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur:  home to one of the best buffets in KL. Here, you can indulge in a mix of Asian and Western dishes, but the hotel’s seafood bar should entice you even more! Sushi lovers can come here to sample fresh sashimi, a variety of shellfish, and even shucked oysters. We guarantee you’ll be taken back to the beaches of Desaru Coast in Johor

Address: Lobby Level, 11, Jln Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur

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3. Nook, Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral

Likewise, Nook at Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral offers a buffet dinner in KL that’s just as sensational. While they’re mainly famous for their Italian, Malay, and Indonesian selections, they also offer vegetarian options! If you’re interested, Nook’s dinner buffet is available every Friday and Saturday, from 6pm to 10pm. 

Address: 5, Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

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4. Mosaic, Mandarin Oriental

Mosaic at the Mandarin Oriental near Petronas Twin Towers has arguably the best lunch buffet in KL: available from Monday to Sunday, from 12pm to 2:30pm. They’re famous for their Indian selections, Chinese stir-fried dishes, and most importantly, their dessert bar. Diners can expect to savour their meals alongside incredible views of KLCC Park and the restaurant’s Peranakan-inspired interior. 

Address: Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

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5. Contango, Hotel Majestic

To add to our list of buffets in KL, Contango at Hotel Majestic might just redefine “all-you-can-eat” dining! Unlike most buffet restaurants, your food is cooked upon order. All you have to do is place your order at any of the live cooking stations, and then wait for it to be sent to your table. Some of our highly-recommended dishes include the Crab Carbonara, California Rolls, Chicken Cacciatore, and Salted Egg Chicken. 

Address: 5, Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, Tasik Perdana, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

6. The Living Room, The Westin Kuala Lumpur

In the heart of Bukit Bintang, The Westin Kuala Lumpur offers two of the top buffets in KL. On Fridays, you can step into the world of The Living Room with their Asian Delights dinner buffet (6.30pm to 10pm). For first-timers, you can order their pan-seared salmon with a pesto sauce or their oxtail soup. 

Though their dinner buffet is also available on Saturdays, it’s highly recommended to go for their Saturday high tea from 12.30pm to 3pm. They’ve got a wide selection of small treats that are perfect for pairing with your cup of tea, including matcha macarons and pie ties

Address: Level UG, The Westin Kuala Lumpur, 199, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

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Other places to enjoy the best buffet in KL

7. Atmosphere 360, KL Tower

KL Tower’s Atmosphere 360 is a revolving restaurant like no other; the dining experience is truly a unique one, as you’ll be 360 metres off the ground. Other than a romantic candlelit dinner, first-timers can enjoy arguably one of the best buffet restaurants in Kuala Lumpur. You can upgrade your package to get a window seat that will grant you the best views of the city. Expect an elegant menu of salads, charcuterie boards, soups, noodles, and many dishes to die for. 

Expert tip: When you’re dining at Atmosphere 360, it’s best to make a reservation in advance. Besides that, take note that the restaurant follows a smart casual and easy glam dress code!

Address: TH02, Menara Kuala Lumpur, 2, Jalan Puncak, 50250 Kuala Lumpur

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8. Fei Fan Hotpot

For those who haven’t tried Chinese hot pot yet, you must know that the experience often equates to a feast! Fei Fan Hotpot is a famous restaurant that is known for its all-you-can-eat options. As one of the best buffets in KL, many people like to come here to fill their bellies with warm steamboat broths, meat, and seafood. 

Fei Fan Hot Pot has outlets in a number of locations, including 163 Retail Park in Mont’ Kiara, 1 Utama, and SS15 Courtyard. 

Address: Unit #9, 8, Jalan Kiara, Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

9. Wagyu More

Similarly, Japanese shabu-shabu is a hotpot dish with meat, tofu, and vegetables. You can try it at Wagyu More at The Gardens Mall in MidValley City. What makes it so special as one of the best buffets in KL would be its high-quality wagyu beef cuts (e.g., Japanese A5 Wagyu Beef and Australian Wagyu Beef) and 10 varieties of soup bases. 

On top of shabu-shabu, you can order sushi to go with your feast. Itadakimasu!

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10. The Ganga Cafe

The Ganga Cafe in Bangsar is a well-loved restaurant among locals and a popular pick for a cheap buffet in KL. Every Sunday, they host a lunch buffet from 11am to 3pm. Diners can enjoy a range of Indian dishes, such as gluten-free chapatis, palak paneer, vegetarian murtabak, and dhal tadka. Wash down the spice with a bite of kulfi, and their Special Masala Tea. 

Address: 19, Lorong Kurau, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

11. ROCKU Yakiniku

There is a reason why many consider ROCKU Yakiniku as one of the top buffet restaurants in Kuala Lumpur. They combine the best of both worlds — BBQ and live performances. Their dinner buffets are available all days of the week, from 5pm to 10pm. Diners can spend the night indulging in grilled meats, an edgy ambience, and a set list of Korean, Japanese, and Mandarin tunes. Plus, it’s a great place to meet up with friends after work! 

Address: Pavilion, Lot.7.01.03, Level 7, 168, Bukit Bintang Street, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

12. Seoul Garden

Seoul Garden is a famous halal Korean-Asian restaurant that lets you eat like royalty. Over time, they’ve become one of the top buffet restaurants in Kuala Lumpur for being affordable and available in a number of locations. They’ve got weekday and weekend buffets where you can devour a self-serving Korean BBQ with meat cuts and seafood. 

Address: LG 345, Lower Ground Floor, Highstreet, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan

Also read: The Dos and Don’ts of Eating at an Authentic Korean BBQ Restaurant

Buffets are truly a great way to indulge in food and spend quality time with your loved ones. We’ll be definitely going to a buffet for our next meal! 

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