South East Asia has some of the most extraordinary destinations for an unwinding moment, whether it’s during the sunlight or moonlight. There are a number of sunset bar and restaurants to visit during your visit in the Asian landscape. In Kuala Lumpur itself, you can find a number of impressive bar in KL where you can sip on handmade mixed drinks at the wine bar. The choice is endless when you search for a restaurant in KL to eat, from luxurious to budget places. Even for those visiting who crave for some Western food in KL, they can no doubt find great places to eat easily especially at the centre of the city.
Yet, looking for a venue that offer fantastic food, drinks along with spectacular views does not come easy. If you plan on discovering an wonderful spot that offers the both worlds, look no further. Here are 4 top destinations we highly recommend for those visiting Kuala Lumpur.
This steakhouse located at the centre of the city is meant for all steak lovers. Nestled at Binjai 8, this premise features dry-aged steaks with beautiful marbling that you can ever imagine. On their impressive menu, you can find an extensive collection of steaks hand-picked by founder Modesto Marini, such as steak on stone, succulent rib-eye, tenderloin on the bone and many more famous cuts that their chefs are able to recommend. Once you are done with your meal, you can head over to M8 for a drink or two. It is an exquisite lounge bar KL that is linked with Marble 8. M8’s bartenders are able to concoct you distinctive cocktails using a variety of premium liquors, from Grey Goose to Absolut Vodka. Experience the splendid views from the outdoor garden while enjoying on a glass of cocktail.
What’s fantastic about Elysium bar is that you get both the views of Petronas Twin Towers and the KL Tower itself. If you wish to get the perfect sunset scenery to accompany you, you can opt to sit outside of the balcony of the sunset bar. At Elysium, their mixology bar KL has an interesting list of cocktail mixes, combining some of your wine and spirits favourites. When you feel hungry, they have a good selection of finger foods that won’t hurt to munch on after a couple of drinks.
Nestled at Aloft in KL Sentral, this swanky bar has a Tiki theme that features tropical cocktails on the rooftop. In their drinks menu, expect classic traditional cocktails to funky local twists that are mostly served in lovable Tiki mugs, to live up to the bar’s very own tropical theme. If you plan on bringing in summer vibes on your birthday bash or any sort of events in KL, do consider going to Mai Bar. Remember to book in advance to save a good spot for you and your peers.
The Malt & Leaf
This handsome looking hub is definitely a sleek haven for those who revel in cigar and malt whisky. Malt & Leaf features an elegant cigar lounge and bar that serves the finest collection of quality malts. From sociable gatherings to a more relaxed spot for indulging quality whisky, the classic whisky bar KL is packed with full range of premium liquor, wine, and luxurious cigars accompanied with a dining menu to satiate your palate. Enjoy pleasurable sights from the top through the windowed wall as you spend your day relishing a nice glass of whisky.