70 Best Food in Johor Malaysia - Restoran Selling Lontong Mee Bandung Satay Beriani

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70 Best food in Johor Malaysia – Restoran Lontong, Mee Bandung, Satay, Beriani. When discussing about Johor, it is comes to mind this southern state of Malaysia is very rich in culture and traditional food. So let’s focus on the best food for Johorean (synonymous as people in Johor or Bangsa Johor).

Johor folk who have moved to live elsewhere often crave for the familiar taste of Johorean cuisine. Some get so desperate that they attempt to replicate these dishes in their kitchens only to wind up with less than satisfactory results.

So whenever these folks are back home, they’re armed with a customary “eat-list”, with all their favourite haunts in order to satisfy their cravings.

The perennial favourites often rank at the top of list – Lontong, Mee Bandung Muar, Satay, Laksa Johor, Kacang Pool and Nasi Beriani – all of which share a common trait of drawn influences from other cultures before being infused with local ingredients and cooking methods, making them uniquely Johorean.

Best Food in Johor Asam Pedas Mak Limah Batu Pahat​

Best Food in Johor - Asam Pedas Mak Limah, Batu Pahat

Best Food in Johor -Also known as Kedai Makan Selera Murni. A trip to Batu Pahat Johor would be incomplete without a sampling of the famous Asam Pedas dish, and a taste from Restoran Asam Pedas Mak Limah will surely leave your palate tingling for more. We haven’t try yet but according to our friends, the taste was awesome.​

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Best Food in Johor - Asam Pedas Mak Pon, Parit Jawa

Best Food in Johor – Asam Pedas Mak Pon is located at Parit Jawa it is a sour yet spicy and tastes out of ordinary satisfying classic Malaysian dish that good enough to make you gulp and growl. We had some very good lunch in 2019. We ate asam pedas ikan jehanak (fish head and tail) with mix vegetables. It is tastes so good and delicious.​

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Best Food in Johor - Ayam Goreng Dapur Kayu

Best Food in Johor – Ayam Goreng Dapur Kayu is located at Johor Bahru serves up an appetising dish of rice and fried chicken prepared traditionally with firewood. Its simple menu comprises of plain white rice, pickled vegetables and fried chicken cooked on a traditional stove using firewood​

Best Food in Johor - Delicious Lontong at Warong Saga

Best Food in Johor – Delicious Lontong at Warong Saga. The shop is located at Johor Bahru provide best breakfast such as lontong, nasi lemak and kuih-muih. Step into the shop, there are many collection of pictures about the history of Johor and Malaysia. An interesting sharing of information with customers.​

Best Food in Johor - Breakfast Lontong at Hutan Bandar Food Stall Johor Bahru

Best Food in Johor – Breakfast lontong at Hutan Bandar food stall Johor Bahru – We really like one the the stall which is serve awesome lontong kering and lontong basah. You can try from one shop after another shop and taste good authentic Johorean food.​

Restoran ZZ Sup Tulang​

Best Food in Johor - Restoran ZZ Sup Tulang Johor Bahru​

Best Food in Johor – ZZ Sup Tulang, Johor Bahru. Slurp away at ZZ Sup Tulang, the best place for a delectable bowl of lontong and Mee Rebus Sup Tulang. There are a lot of beef slices if you order Mee Bandung Daging or Mee Rebus Daging. The food here is very delicious.​

Best Food in Johor - Medan Selera Tepian Tebrau, Johor Bahru​

Best Food in Johor – Medan Selera Tepian Tebrau, Johor Bahru is a food court with stalls that sell all types of food. There’s the newly opened Laksalicious stall that serves Laksa Penang, and the western stall serving all kinds of chops. Based on our experience, we had a very good dinner (forget the stall number). We ate ikan bakar and nasi goreng kampung.​

Medan Ikan Bakar Johoriau

Best Food in Johor - Medan Ikan Bakar Johoriau, Tg Piai, Pontian

Best Food in Johor – Medan Ikan Bakar Johoriau, Tg Piai, Pontian. If you are looking for local Johorean seafood with a 5-star rating and a restaurant with great design, then head over to the feast that is at the Medan Ikan Bakar Johoriau. Offering exotic cuisine such as Belangkas Lemak Cili Padi one could not but say yes to the dish.

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Best Food in Johor - Kluang Rail Coffee, Kluang Johor

Best Food in Johor – Kluang Rail Coffee, Kluang Johor : For those seeking to experience true old-style Malaysian cuisine, be it a steaming hot cup of aromatic coffee or a delightful plate of nasi lemak with sambal on the side, Kluang RailCoffee offers an enticing taste of eclectic local flavours.

I was here in 2002 for friend’s wedding ceremony and had a very good toasted bread with coffee.

Dee Beach Tomyam Seafood Mersing Johor​

Best Food in Johor - Restoran Dee Beach Tomyam Seafood Mersing Johor

Best Food in Johor – Restoran Dee Beach Tomyam Seafood Mersing Johor. You will get to enjoy the great view and ambience of being on the coast, as you spoil yourself with seafood dishes prepared in the local and Western style, the restaurant’s signature Tomyam dish or grilled fish made to order, any way you want, fresh from the sea.​

Gerai Belangkas Mahkota Kota Tinggi Johor​

Best Food in Johor - Gerai Belangkas Mahkota, Kota Tinggi Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Gerai Belangkas Mahkota, Kota Tinggi Johor. Cooked and served in an aromatic bowl of Asam Pedas, this dish is sure to whet one’s appetite and bring a growl to one’s stomach. Patrons can also request for a side dish of Belangkas egg and other seafood options such as Ikan Pari Bakar, Kupang and many other dishes. ​

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Best Beriani in Johor - Restoran Selasih, Johor Bahru​

Best Beriani in Johor – Restoran Selasih, Johor Bahru is located at Persada Convention Centre specialises in Malay delicacies from all Malaysian states. While they do serve tried-and-tested Malay dishes such as Lontong and Nasi Briyani, this restaurant has also amalgamated ordinary Malay food, concocting extraordinary creations like mee rebus gearbox. ​

BP Walk Johor​

Best Food in Johor - BP Walk Johor

Best Food in Johor – BP Walk is located at Batu Pahat. Taste the nightlife of Batu Pahat at BP Walk, where everything comes alive after sunset. During football season, BP Walk is transformed into a mini stadium as football lovers congregate alongside this strip to watch the matches.

Big screen TV’s are supplied by the food joints and trendy café’s here, and echoes of cheers can be heard from miles away.

Best Homemade Burger Burgerbytes JB​

Best Food in Johor - Homemade Burger : Burgerbytes JB​

Best Food in Johor – Homemade Burger : Burgerbytes Johor Bahru. Bite into chunks of home-made patties at Burgerbytes – where taste and originality are main ingredients. In their central kitchen, the jubilant Burgerbyte’s chefs can be seen shaping pounds of chunky meat into patties.

On the other corner, other ingredients are prepped – mayonnaise, black pepper sauce and more are made in the very kitchen.

Delicious Cendol Segar Amat​

Best Food in Johor - Delicious Cendol : Cendol Segar Amat​

Best Food in Johor – Delicious Cendol : Cendol Segar Amat. Too hot to handle the weather nowadays? Try the best cendol in Segamat town. Cendol Segar Amat is located at the centre of Segamat City and they have a few branches around Segamat. Beside cendol you should try their delicous ’Mee Rojak’ when you visit Segamat.​

Nasi Lemak Bandar Putra

Best Food in Johor - Nasi Lemak Bandar Putra, Kulaijaya Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Lemak Bandar Putra, Kulaijaya Johor Also known as “Nasi Lemak Tapau”. Nasi Lemak Bandar Putra is of two famous stalls that is said to offer the best nasi lemak Malay rice dish in Kulai, the other being Nasi Lemak Wak Kentut.​

Muha Tomyam Kulaijaya

Best Food in Johor - Muha Tomyam, Kulaijaya Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Food in Johor – Muha Tomyam, Kulaijaya Johor is known for its variety, serving over 20 sumptuous dishes at midday meal. The restaurant serves delicious Thai cuisine such as Seafood Tomyam as well as other traditional local Malay favourites.​

Mee Rebus Sentap Anim

Best Food in Johor - Mee Rebus Sentap Anim, Pontian Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Mee Rebus Sentap Anim is well known for the best Mee Rebus in town. The must-try menu will be the eclectic variety of colourful fusion drinks with unique favours. A taste of Johor in a bowl and a glass, at an affordable price too.​

Ketupat Sabri Pontian​

Ketupat Sabri, Pontian​

Ketupat Sabri Ketupat Sabri is the first restaurant in Pontian to exclusively serve Raya delicacies, much to the delight of the locals. For those who crave for local dishes that are traditionally only served during festivities, their worry is over, without having to wait for Hari Raya to come.​

Kemangi Restaurant Pontian Kechil​

Kemangi Restaurant, Pontian Kechil​

Kemangi Restaurant, Pontian Kechil Johor Darul Takzim is located at the ground floor of No 907 Jalan Bakek, in the town of Pontian Kechil.

The restaurant specialises in Malay cuisine, with Mee Gulung (noodles wrapped in egg omelet and drenched in gravy) as its signature dish, though it also serves Thai , Chinese and Western cuisines too.

Kedai Ucu Selera Kita Mersing Johor

Kedai Ucu Selera Kita, Mersing Johor​

Kedai Ucu Selera Kita, Mersing Johor is known for the many varieties of local dishes it serves and its affordable pricing. If you are looking for a place to fill your belly with local delicacies without a significant dent to your pocket, this is the place to come to.​

Hairie Food Industry Simpang Renggam Johor​

Best Food in Johor - Hairie Food Industry Simpang Renggam Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Hairie Food Industry Simpang Renggam Johor. Selling all kinds of chips made from banana, potatoes are crunchy. Buy a few to take home.​

Nasi Gulai Kawah & Asam Pedas Haji Ishak​

Best Food in Johor - Nasi Gulai Kawah & Asam Pedas Haji Ishak​

Best Food in Johor – Nasi Gulai Kawah & Asam Pedas Haji Ishak is located at Kluang. The oxtail soup is another must-taste dish. Being so famous and wellknown, locals and tourists are advised to be early for lunch because after 2pm the food here is always sold out early.​

Nasi Lemak Cik Chom

Best Food in Johor - Nasi Lemak Cik Chom, Sri Gading Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Nasi Lemak Cik Chom, Sri Gading Johor. Here where people should abandon their diet and savour the specialty of famous Nasi lemak Cik Chom. Located exactly at Bandar Batu Pahat. Cik Chom’s operation hour start from 4:30 till 10 pm. ​

Nasi Lemak Wak Kentut

Nasi Lemak Wak Kentut, Kulai Johor​

Nasi Lemak Wak Kentut, Kulai Johor. Nasi Lemak Wak Kentut which literally translates into “flatulent uncle coconut rice” is a famous stall in Kulai that serves what is said to one of the best nasi lemak with fried crispy chicken and sambal in the district.​

Best Food in Johor Restoran Basher Nasi Ayam Kota Tinggi​

Best Food in Johor - Restoran Basher Nasi Ayam, Kota Tinggi​

Best Food in Johor – Restoran Basher Nasi Ayam, Kota Tinggi. Basher’s chicken rice is a must- try for all who step foot in Kota Tinggi Johor – so put this restaurant in your ‘must visit’ list. Basher Nasi Ayam Restaurant and its franchises are synonymous with Kota Tinggi.​

Pisang Mawar

Pisang Mawar, Johor Bahru Johor​

Pisang Mawar, Johor Bahru Johor is tauted as the most famous pisang goreng joint in Johor Bahru for a very good reason. The banana fritters, which are what the stall is famous for, are served with a spicy, savoury sauce which creates a contrast of flavours that works perfectly together.​

Best lontong in Johor Restoran D' Merong Batu Pahat​

Best Lontong in Johor - Restoran D' Merong, Batu Pahat​

Best Lontong in Johor – Restoran D’ Merong ‘citarasa warisan’, Batu Pahat is located at Jalan Pasar, offers a variety of local delicacies for patrons. This food heaven served up plenty of treats for early risers, the lunch crowd and night owls with a long list of menu that aims to delight.

For those with limited time, aim straight for D’Merong’s succulent Lontong Rendang Daging or Mee Rebus to satisfy your hunger pangs.

Best Food in Johor Restoran Kari Kambing 40 Hari Yong Peng Johor

Best Food in Johor - Restoran Kari Kambing 40 Hari Yong Peng Johor​

Best Food in Johor – Restoran Kari Kambing 40 Hari Yong Peng Johor. Calling out for lamb lover out there, hunt down to Restoran kari kambing 40, definitely a must-go place to eat if you’re in town. The taste and fragrant of curry would get you the feeling of stumbled upon a hidden treasure.​

Best Food in Johor Restoran RZ Segamat

Best Food in Johor - Restoran RZ, Segamat​

Best Food in Johor – Restoran RZ, Segamat. Famous with its ‘Sambal Udang Galah’ (spicy prawn) , do prepare your stomach for some delicious menus that is quite a hit there! So many cooking styles for each different dish, your tummy will be so delighted.

Been to Segamat and looking for restaurant serve various of dishes? Find yourself at Restoran RZ located at Jalan Utama which is near to Secret Recipe in Segamat. This restaurant are established since year 1983.

Best Seafood in Johor - Restoran Terapung Bujang Firefly, Sungai Lebam Tanjong Surat Johor​

Best Seafood in Johor - Restoran Terapung Bujang Firefly, Sungai Lebam Tanjong Surat​

Best Seafood in Johor – Restoran Terapung Bujang Firefly, Sungai Lebam Tanjong Surat. Dine on a floating boat across the mangroves of Desaru and watch the fireflies on a romantic night out with your loved one.

A mere 20-minutes’ drive from Kota Tinggi, Restoran Terapung Bujang Firefly serves a range of seafood and western dishes for visitors to choose from.

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Best Arabian Food in Johor - Restoran Zafran Nasi Arab, Bandar Baru Uda, Johor Bahru​

Best Arabian Food in Johor – Restoran Zafran Nasi Arab, Bandar Baru Uda, Johor Bahru is a true gem with aplenty to offer. Beyond its simplistic décor are some of the best Arab dishes in Johor Bahru – a claim bestowed by all of its patrons.

The food are surprisingly reasonably priced, and the taste surprisingly explosive. To truly feel the magic, you have to stop by and taste them for yourself.

Lokap Cafe Johor Bharu​

Lokap Café, Johor Bharu, Johor​

Lokap Café, Johor Bharu : If there’s one word to describe Lokap Café, personality would be it. There is the prison themed interior, ebullient food-makers to greet you, and varieties of western and local food to burst your taste buds. ​

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Best food in Johor : Mee Bandung Johor Bahru​

Best food in Johor : Mee Bandung Johor Bahru is one of the favorite food for breakfast for Johorean. Mee bandung is a yellow noodle with prawn and it is made once the order has been made. Mee bandung taste very delicious and different if compared with mee bandung made in Kuala Lumpur.​

Salahuddin Bakery Bandar Johor Bahru

Salahuddin Bakery, Bandar Johor Bahru​

Salahuddin Bakery, Bandar Johor Bahru. Kedai Roti Salahuddin in the old part of Johor Bahru has amassed a loyal following from locals since it first opened.

This bakery prepares breads, cakes and pastries the old-fashioned way using a 70-year-old wood-fired oven to bake their goods, infusing them with a traditional, rustic flavour.

Restoran Asli Mualaf Asam Pedas Pontian Besar Johor​

Restoran Asli Mualaf Asam Pedas, Pontian Besar Johor​

Restoran Asli Mualaf Asam Pedas, Pontian Besar Johor Drive over to Restoran Asli Mualaf Assam Pedas where you can pick your own fresh fish, be it the pari (stingray) or any other to be cooked with your preferred dish.

It specialists in the savory and spicy traditional dish and has set many a customer’s tongue a-flame (in a good way) and a-wagging on how great it is.

Pakistan Restaurant Tandoori House

Pakistan Restaurant Tandoori House, Kota Tinggi Johor​

Pakistan Restaurant Tandoori House, Kota Tinggi Johor (MYL Tandoori House) Javanese, Chinese, Malay and Arab influences are not the only ones that help shape Johor culinary culture, there is a dash of Indian too in the mix, the proof of which is in the pudding so to speak.

The specialties are puri, roti naan, nasi beriani, ayam tandoori etc.

Restoran Adwa Nasi Kandar

Restoran Adwa Nasi Kandar, Kulai Johor​

Restoran Adwa Nasi Kandar, Kulai Johor. Serves largely a signature dish of Penang, you do not need to leave the south just to have Nasi Kandar. Specialties are nasi lemak, noodles, kopitiam, nasi beriani, maggie goreng​

FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers

The best food in Johor are lontong, nasi lemak, mee bandung, nasi beriani gam,  seafood and mee rebus

Lontong basah also known as regular lontong is serve with more lontong gravy in a bowl whereas lontong kering is serve in a plate. The only different is kuah lontong kering is made drier and thicker than lontong basah

Johor is a food heaven state and all seafood restaurant serve fresh fishes from the sea. That’s why seafood restaurant in here is really popular.

Basically the only different is that mee bandung Johor is added more shrimp make the taste shrimpy compared to mee bandung KL that only added more tomato sauce to make it juicy.

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