16 December 2022

Lobster Hunt: Top Restaurants Serving Lobster Dishes In KL

A fresh lobster cooked to perfection and packed with exquisite flavours, who could resist that? If you are big on the succulent taste and natural sweetness of lobsters, you would not want to miss out on this post! 

Indulge in our list of lobster dishes that would easily tempt your taste buds including Grilled Lobster, Cheese Baked Lobster, Blue Lobster and more! 

1/ One Seafood Restaurant

Caters fresh-out-of-the-aquarium seafood and a wide range of tastes at reasonable yet worthwhile prices, One Seafood Restaurant is definitely the go-to place for seafood lovers! Come here to indulge yourself in a wide array of traditional fare and palate-pleasing specialties using as much local produce as possible. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Baked Lobster with Superior Stock*
*ELITE members can enjoy this dish for free

Location: Lot 510, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 52200 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 11:30am – 3:00pm, 5:30pm – 11:00pm 

2/ Rama V Fine Thai Cuisine

Quietly tucked away from the busy district of Kuala Lumpur, Rama V Fine Thai Cuisine boasts an elegant ambience and offers a blend of authentic and modern Thai dishes. The creations here are not only a feast for the palate but also for your eyes. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Braised Lobster

Location: No. 5, Jalan U Thant, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 12:00pm – 2:30pm, 6:30pm – 10:30pm

3/ Nobu Kuala Lumpur

Nobu Kuala Lumpur has always been known for its unique offerings of contemporary Japanese cuisine infused with South American flavours. The restaurant’s hospitality is a combination of world-class cuisine and unparalleled service, offering the very best in modern-style dining in the heart of KL.

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Lobster Wasabi Pepper, Lobster Salad with Spicy Lemon Dressing, Half Lobster Quinoa Ceviche

LocationLevel 56, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Hi-Tea: Sat & Sun: 1:00pm – 4:00pm and Dinner: Daily: 6:00pm – 10:30pm

4/ Horizon Grill @ Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur

Situated on the 58th floor overlooking the cityscape of Kuala Lumpur, Horizon Grill is one of the most scenic restaurants that offers hearty a la carte breakfasts, executive lunches to gourmet dinner menus with fresh seafood and premium steaks. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Grilled Whole Boston Lobster, Lobster Salad

Location: Level 58, 2 Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 12:00pm – 3:00pm, 6:30pm – 10:30pm

5/ THIRTY8 @ Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

Situated on the 38th floor of Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, THIRTY8 comprises of a 360-degree city view and heightens the discerning diner’s experience with the lively show kitchens serving international cuisine including Western, Chinese and Japanese flavours. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Whole Boston Lobster Grilled Lemon, Whole Boston Lobster Thermidor Champignons Mustard


Location: 38th Floor, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, 12, Jalan Pinang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur

6/ De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan

Inspired by Chef Wan’s fun and cheery character, De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan boasts cool vibes in an urban setting with colours chosen from a tropical palette. Diners can tantalize the palates with well-thought-out menus of sumptuous local dishes curated by Chef Wan himself and a team of skillful chefs.

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Live Boston Lobster (in 4 cooking styles – Tomato Chili, Gulai Lemak Nyonya, Lemak Cili Padi, Bakar)

Location: Lot 2-2, Level 2, The LINC KL, No. 360, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri: Lunch: 11:00am – 2:30pm, Tea Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Dinner: 6:00pm to 10:00pm; Sat, Sun & Public Holidays: Lunch: 11:00am – 3:00pm, Tea Time: 3:00pm – 6:00pm, Dinner: 6:00pm to 10:00pm 

7/ BLACK Market

Offering exquisite cuisine prepared with great care using rare and fine ingredients, BLACK Market is where you can satisfy your discerning palate. Along with delectable dishes, the restaurant also offers a wide selection of imported wines from various countries that pair perfectly with the succulent dishes and enrich your meal. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Cheese Baked Lobster with Mixed Vegetable*, Grilled Garlic Butter Lobster with Mixed Vegetable
*ELITE Members can redeem this dish for free

BLACK Market Kampung Pandan
Location16, Jalan Kampung Pandan, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 11:00am – 3:00pm, 5:30pm – 12:30am

BLACK Market St. Mary Place
LocationST Mary Place, No.1, Jalan Tengah, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 10:00am – 12:00am

8/ enfin by James Won

enfin by James Won is a multi-award contemporary French restaurant that is known for its focus on the preservation of Asian indigenous ingredients. Diners can enjoy the captivating views of KL Tower in the dining room or enjoy a bespoke artisan cocktail at Bar enfin which is tauted one of the biggest collection of single malts and artisan gins. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Brittany Blue Lobster with Sabah prawn coral bisque, seasonal truffle, Highland bario risotto, mushroom and kerisik, burnt shallot dust

LocationLot 2-05, Level 2, Menara Hap Seng 1, Jalan P. Ramlee, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Sat: 7:00pm – till late, closed on Sundays

9/ Southern Rock Seafood

Not only known as a fishmonger’s which supplies high-quality imported seafood to Malaysia’s leading hotel and restaurants, but Southern Rock Seafood also offers fresh and sumptuous seafood delights that will sure to gratify your palate such as Freshly Shucked Oysters, Seafood Sharing Platters and many more.

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Live Boston Lobster (Thermidor, Grilled, Steamed, 1/2 Lobster) 

Location34, Jalan Kemuja, Off Jalan Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Sat: 11:00am – 10:00pm & Sun: 11:00am – 6:00pm

10/ Tamarind Hill Kuala Lumpur

Situated on a hilltop away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Tamarind Hill Kuala Lumpur boasts a rustic-luxe dining experience – a perfect escape within the city. As the name suggests, ‘walk up an appetite’ and relinquish to a culinary affair you’ll never forget.

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Deep-Fried River Lobster with Tamarind Sauce*
*ELITE members can redeem this dish for free

Location19A, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri: 12:00pm – 3:00pm, 6:00pm – 11:00pm; Sat & Sun: 6:00pm – 11:00pm

11/ Pier 12 Seafood Tavern

Pier 12 Seafood Tavern specializes in various types of fish and seafood dishes, boasting a combination of Eastern and Western flavours. Come here and you will get to enjoy seafood from different corners of the world turning into dishes packed with delectable flavours. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Oven Baked Whole Lobster (300 – 800gm)

LocationLot 12, Lorong Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Sun – Thu: 5:00pm – 2:00am and Fri & Sat: 5:00pm – 3:00am

12/ Imperial Chakri Palace

Well-known for its superb and authentic Thai cuisine prepared by award-winning chefs, Imperial Chakri Palace is where you can find yourself immersed in the finest Thai cuisine and amiable service. Come here to tuck into a fabulous Thai dining experience right in the heart of the city. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Australian Lobster with Thai Sweet & Spicy Sauce
*ELITE members can redeem this dish for free

LocationLot 417B, Level 4, Suria KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 12:00pm – 10:30pm

13/ Tangerine

Head to Tangerine and relish the quintessential rooftop dining experience with scenic Kuala Lumpur city views and evening sunset. Offering modern Western cuisine, the restaurant’s fine dining menu focuses on using fresh ingredients and innovative flavours with modern cooking techniques to transform the finest ingredients into something delightful. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: 1/2 Maine Lobster

LocationTHE FACE Suites, 1020 Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Sat: 6:00pm – 11:00pm & Closed on Sundays

14/ Manja

As its name suggests, Manja strives to spoil you in all ways by paying attention to details. The restaurant is much-loved by its intimate ambience and friendly service. Tuck into thrilling new experiences and reassuring old favourites in equal measure. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes
: Blue Claw Lobster Slider

Location16, Lorong Raja Chulan, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Thu & Sun: 12:00pm – 12:00am and Fri & Sat: 12:00pm – 1:00am

15/ Yamaguchi Fish Market

Known as a concept that reimagines the seafood marketplace to serve the freshest catches in town, Yamaguchi Fish Market brings not only the highest quality ingredients but also the energetic spirit of Japan’s fish market. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes
: Lobster Combo, Lobster Teppanyaki 

Location16, Jalan Kampung Pandan, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 12:00pm – 3:30pm, 6:00pm – 12:00am

16/ Zenzero Restaurant & Wine Bar

Zenzero Restaurant & Wine Bar is much-lauded among diners for its contemporary culinary creations. The restaurant boasts a modern yet cozy atmosphere which is enhanced by the aroma of authentic and refined Italian cuisine, all carefully prepared and presented by Italian chefs. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Lobster Linguine

LocationA-0-9, Ground Floor, St Mary Place, No.1, Jalan Tengah, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Mon – Sat: 12:00pm till late and Sun: 6:00pm till late

17/ Positano Risto Publika

Positano Risto Publika boasts spacious and modern interiors, putting them on the map as one of the top social dining in KL. Don’t forget to enjoy the authentic Italian delights here including specially crafted pizza and other delicacies. 

Must-Try Lobster Dishes: Positano Signature Boston Lobster Fettuccine

: Block C1, Level G3, Lot 2 (above Standard Chartered Bank), Publika Shopping Gallery, Solaris Dutamas, No.1, Jalan Dutamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: Daily: 11:00am – 10:00pm

**The availability of some of the dishes mentioned might subject to changes of the restaurant’s menus or seasonal produce. 

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