It’s no doubt that food has been a crucial part of Malaysians’ daily conversations and that’s why “Nothing brings people together like good food” has been the motto of many. After all, what’s better than sharing sumptuous delights with your friends and loved ones? This month of independence is one of the best time of the year to indulge in the top classic treats and Merdeka-inspired specialties with an innovative touch.
This year, despite the Covid-19 storm, restaurants have been making extra efforts to not only bringing the best dishes to diners but also ensuring safety for your dining experience. If you can’t wait to get delighted by sumptuous food, it’s time to scroll down and check out the top dining spots with unique dining promos and menus for dine-ins, deliveries and takeaways for this Merdeka 2020!
1/ Get 30% Off Merdeka Festival Dinner at Paya Serai @ Hilton Petaling Jaya
Known for its impeccable service and sumptuous all-you-can-eat offerings, the award-winning Paya Serai Restaurant is one of the ideal destinations for your gastronomic affairs this Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day. The restaurant is offering a wide array of Malaysian favourites to titillate your palate, along with mouth-watering local dishes from each state.
Merdeka and Malaysia Feast Dinner
Time: From Fri – Sun, until 16th September 2020 (including 31st August 2020)
Price: RM98 nett per adult / RM49 nett per child (before promotion)
Promo: 30% Off for bookings and prepayment via TABLEAPP
Paya Serai Restaurant
Location: Lobby Level, Hilton Petaling Jaya, 2, Jalan Barat, PJS 52, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
2/ Relish 20% Off on Total Bill at Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur
Come to the revered Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur to enjoy the breath-taking views of the city skyline while tucking into hearty dishes and gourmet menus. Relish fresh seafood and premium steaks at Horizon Grill or savour Japanese delights at Ebisu at Altitude. This Merdeka month, don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind chance to partake in decadent dining experiences here with 20% off food and beverages from the a la carte menus in all outlets. T&Cs apply.
Time: Until 31st August 2020
Promo: 20% Off A La Carte Items (T&Cs apply)
Location: Level 58, 2 Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.
Ebisu at Altitude
Location: Level 53, 2 Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.
3/ Enjoy A RM100 Voucher and De.Wan X BOSS Tiffin at De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan
What’s better than rejoicing in Chef Wan’s mouth-watering dishes while getting a RM100 voucher, a gorgeous tiffin and doing the good deeds? De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan & BOSS will be collaborating to celebrate this coming Merdeka and Malaysia Day in support of local Food & Beverage partners! Satiate your cravings with a sharing menu for 3 – 4 pax featuring dishes like Szechuan Lotus Root Salad Cucur Udang, Live Sea Bass with Superior Sauce, Rendang Daging Rusa and more! 10% of this menu will be donated to The Lost Food Project.
MY Unity Set Menu
Time: Until 16th September 2020
Service: Dine-In, Delivery and Takeaway
Price: RM398++ per set menu (for 3 – 4 pax)
Promo: RM100 BOSS Voucher and a De.Wan x BOSS tiffin with every purchase of this exclusive set
De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan
Location: Lot 2-2, Level 2, The LINC KL, No. 360, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur.
4/ Makan Kitchen @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur
An authentic Malaysian dining experience is awaiting you at Makan Kitchen @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur! Celebrating the spirit of Malaysia with an all-you-can-eat feast featuring over 63 signature dishes from each Malaysia state. Pick and choose all that you want from the restaurant’s kitchen with unlimited orders of freshly cooked dishes that will be served to your table. A one-of-a-kind opportunity to titillate the palate with true flavours of the local cuisine.
Time: 29th – 31st August 2020, 12:30pm – 4:00pm
Price: RM91 nett per person / RM49.50 nett per child aged 6 – 12 years and senior citizens (60 years and above). Child eats free with every paying adult.
Makan Kitchen @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Location: Level 11, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur, The Intermark, 348, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur.
5/ Get Delighted with Unlimited Servings of Local Regional Specialties at Nipah, EQ
Treat yourself to a gastronomical adventure with unlimited servings of local regional specialties at Nipah, EQ this Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day 2020. For this special occasion, the top chefs here will be showcasing their talent by creating authentic Malay cuisine from different states such as Nasi Ambeng from Johor, Ikan Ampap from Sabah, Pudding Raja from Pahang and many more classics!
Time: 31st August – 16th September 2020, from 12:00pm – 3:00pm (lunch), from 6:00pm – 10:00pm (dinner)
Price: RM88 per adult / Child aged 6 – 12 dine at 50%. Add RM38 per person for a barbecue meat and seafood platter for 2.
Location: Ground Floor, EQ, Equatorial Plaza, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur.
6/ Titillate The Taste Buds with Sumptuous Dishes at 31% Off at Way Modern Chinois
Head over to Way Modern Chinois to tuck into the essence of modern fine dining Chinese cuisine served with a subtle twist and sophistication. This Merdeka Day, celebrate by treating your taste buds to familiar oriental flavours and get 31% off your food bill! That includes all Way’s signatures like Truffle Roast Duck, Sang Har Yee Mee, and Dimsums! T&Cs apply.
Time: 24th – 31st August 2020
Promo: 31% Off Total Food Bill
Way Modern Chinois
Location: G-1, Work@Clearwater, Changkat Semantan, Damansara Heights, 50490 Kuala Lumpur.
7/ Tuck Into Special Oyster Promo at Southern Rock Seafood
Calling for oyster fans! This is your great chance to taste one of the best oysters in town at a special price. Come to Southern Rock Seafood, the renowned seafood restaurant and fishmonger, to get your oyster cravings fix. Enjoy 2 each of the restaurant’s 6 best oysters such as Tragheanna Bay – Ireland, Irish Premium – Ireland, Fine De Claire – France and more.
Southern Rock Seafood
Location: 34, Jalan Kemuja, Off Jalan Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur.
8/ Excite The Palate with Special RM6.6 Chakri Tom Yam Chicken at Imperial Chakri Palace
Since its establishment in 1999, Chakri Palace has always been well-known for its superb and authentic Thai cuisine which is prepared by award-winning chefs. This dining haven is also loved for its exquisite service and dishes of no added MSG, additives or preservatives. This Merdeka Day, enjoy a special promo when you order the crowd-pleasing Chakri Tom Yam Chicken at only RM6.6!
Promo: RM6.6 Chakri Tom Yam Chicken
*Only limited to the first 63 customers
Imperial Chakri Palace
Location: Lot 417B, Level 4, Suria KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur.
9/ Dig Into The RM1 Tom Yam Chicken at Sanoook for This Special Occasion
Inspired by the love affair of Thai and Japanese cuisine, Sanoook offers authentic Thai recipes with a twist of presentation and creative culture of Japanese food. If you are on the search for fun dining where cultures and tastes merge, this is your place to be! What’s more? This Merdeka Day, enjoy the Tom Yam Chicken at only RM1! T&Cs apply.
Promo: RM1 Tom Yam Chicken
*Only limited to the first 63 customers
Location: Lot 4, Ground Floor, Sunway Pyramid, 3, Jalan PJS 11/15, Bandar Sunway, 46150 Petaling Jaya.
10/ Hop On A Journey Throughout Malaysia with A Gastronomic Dining Experience at Beta KL
Beta KL is clearly reflected in the mélange of a curated menu that represents the diverse flavours of Malaysian cuisine, quasi-authentic, exquisite and yet under-represented at time. Dig into a gastronomic experience that take you on a journey throughout the country with dishes like Wagyu Striploin with Fermented Black Beans, Lamb Rack with Koji-Shio and Roasted Garlic, Musang King and more, formulated by Chef Raymond Tham!
Tour of Malaysia
Location: Fraser Place, Lot 163, No. 10 Jalan Perak, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.
1/ Celebrate The Month To Its Best With Merdeka Combo at Hard Rock Cafe Penang
Excite your taste buds with handcrafted drinks and food while relishing the fabulous music and entertainment at Hard Rock Cafe Penang. Celebrate the month of Merdeka the Rock N’ Roll way this special month with the Merdeka Combo promo of Chicken Mandi & Strawberry Basil Lemonade at RM63 nett per set. Available every Mon – Thu from 3:00pm – 10:00pm.
Time: Until 31st August 2020
Price: RM63 per set menu
2/ Gratify The Taste Buds with Malaysian Dishes from All Over Malaysia States at Cafe BLD @ Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Dishes from all over Malaysia states are being brought to you in one location. Head over to Cafe BLD to celebrate Malaysia’s National Day and discover why “Malaysia Truly Asia” with the restaurant’s multiracial lunch buffet spread at only RM63 nett!
Merdeka Lunch Buffet
Time: Until 31st August 2020
Price: RM63 nett
3/ Revel In A Delectable 4-Course Set Menu featuring Italian Dishes with Malaysian-Inspired Flavours at Tosca @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melaka
A special Italian night with classic Italian dishes with Malaysian-inspired flavours is awaiting you at Tosca @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melaka! Tuck into this 4-course set menu featuring an array of of home-style dishes that are sure to gratify your palate while enjoying a warm and welcoming ambience overlooking the poolside.
Merdeka 4-Course Set Menu
Time: From 30th August – 16th September 2020, from 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Price: RM128 nett per person (food only), RM138 nett per person (with juice or soft drinks), RM158 nett per person (with red or white wine by glass). T&Cs apply