Kota Damansara, a town that you feel it never sleeps. With tons of cafes and restaurants available there, from Dim Sum to Big breakfast, Char Kuey Teow to Asam Laksa, let’s begin our food hunt at Kota Damansara today!
(The restaurants are listed in no particular order. Some of the establishments below are not halal)
1. The Picnic Table by Simply Sandwiches
Let’s go picnic, indoors! Eating healthy with a great picnic themed interior, a must try cafe at Kota Damansara especially their sandwiches! A very healthy based menu, they have sandwiches, salads, spaghetti’s, wraps, bruschetta and light snacks too! Munching on their Sauteed Mushroom sandwich, it gives a nice sautéed flavor from the mushroom and melted cheese on top. Crispy toasted bread, we think it was a great combo! Healthy food tastes better than you know!
2. 3 Bags Full
Mary had a little lamb; if you’re not Mary, come to 3 Bags Full! This cafe has a wide selection when it comes to food, enjoy brunch & lunch ranging from breakfasts, sandwiches, pastas or everyone’s favorite – savory waffles! Pyramid waffle: Twin waffles stuffed with homemade butter spread topped with nutella gelato and hazelnut crumble; this certainly gives you a sweet and savory taste! Looking for coffee? They have so many to choose from!
3. Crack Pork
Siu Yuk (Roasted Pork) is your favorite? A must visit cafe at Kota Damansara for crackling skin roasted pork! Taking a small spot here, it doesn’t matter as their menu serves real good roasted pork! For roast pork junkies, do not miss their siu yuk that is succulent and juicy and mind-blowing crackling skin! A simple and not confusing menu, have your pick of your favorite today! Mantao and Siu Yuk? Plus you can get their specialty salt named ‘Garam Haram’ that comes in few flavors like Red Wine, Bacon and more!
4. Olfactory Bulb
Looking for a place to have your coffee with your buddy? Come to Olfactory Bulb and enjoy the serenity here with a cuppa coffee and companion. Painted in black and bricks, they are beautifully designed and decorated with light bulbs! They too serves alcoholic coffee here apart from the non-alcoholic ones. For fans of Nutella, they have it in Latte or the chocolate drink itself. Apart from drinks, waffles and ice creams a must try too!
5. Fifth Palate
Located at Encorp Strand Garden Office building, they are a family business that you’ve really got to give this cafe at Kota Damansara a try! A very comfy and brightly lit cafe from the natural lightings, enjoy a warm and hearty meal here! Warm up your taste buds with food that you will sure to be back for more like Turkish Baked Eggs, Everybody Loves Ramen, Sous Vide Sake Chicken or even their homemade yogurt! If you’re looking to taste their Aubergine chutney, they too have it for sale here!
6. Rail Canteen
If you’re craving for Malaysian delights, nothing beats the best food coming all the way from Johor – Rail Canteen! The very known Kluang coffee, Nasi Lemak, Roti Bakar and more to get from their menu, nothing beats the best when you would love to enjoy local delights in an air-conditioned place! Food like Nasi Lemak Ayam Berempah gives it a good kick especially and you have 5 choices when it comes to your favorite Sambal! Cendol, 3 Layer Ice Creams and more, what else can you ask for?
7. Bmon Café
A café at Kota Damansara that looks very anime-ish, young and vibrant, it got to be at Bmon café. Upon entering, you’ll notice they have a lot of hand-drawn cartoons on the wall too! Nicely decorated inside, you’ll sure to enjoy this café and relax your time with their aromatic coffee selections and delicious food too! Wide range of coffee selection, they have so many great choices if the ordinary Espresso is not you cup of coffee! Cakes, waffles, pastas, sandwiches and more to get here, come and chill today!
Have you tried Bakso (Meatballs) the Indonesian traditional style that is soupy and with noodles? If yes, you will sure to love how creative Rakshee had come out with various style of Bakso to enjoy in this cafe at Kota Damansara! Serves small bowls of Bakso noodles, just like how Boat noodles are, you can even enjoy Bakso in dishes like spaghetti’s, burgers, Baked beefball marinara or Swedish beefball! Chewy beefballs and delicious gravy of Swedish beef balls, dip in the French loaf bread slice into the gravy and just eat them up clean!
9. Rebellions Coffee Bar
Feeling rebellious? But you don’t have to be a rebel when you dine in this cafe at Kota Damansara! Brightly lit interior and nice ambience, one will never get enough of pictures when you’re here! A good place that worth a picture or two, coffee a must have too. Creatively serves cold brew in a Whisky-like bottle and hot coffee like Piccolo Latte, Flat White or Chocolaty ones; enjoy your time here with a cup of good brew!
If you’re looking for a bakery that serves you beverages and available to dine in there, then Donutes would make it a good place for you to kill time! Serves all sorts of breads and cakes, they are freshly baked daily! Established from Taiwan, this bakery shop is not your usual bakery as they are opened 24-hours daily. There’s always a chance to visit them even after your party ended and stomach is growling for some food to eat, Donutes makes it a good choice!