Give mum a well-deserved break and take the whole family out for a big feast this Chinese New Year. Here’s a list of our favourite halal Chinese restaurants to visit just for you! From dim sum to yee sang, we’ve got your reunion meals covered so you can usher in the Year of the Rat prosperously!
1. Mohd Chan
When it comes to halal authentic Chinese cuisines, Mohd Chan is a crowd favourite. This chain of restaurants, which first opened for business in 2007, can now be found in Taman Melawati, Shah Alam, Bandar Baru Bangi, and many more places around Klang Valley—a clear testament to their credibility.
No big group, no worries! Go for just yee sang, priced at RM68 for Fruit Yee Sang and RM88 for Abalone Yee Sang, also available for tapau!
Check their website for branch locations.
Daily: 11 am – 11 pm
2. Muhibbah Seafood Restaurant
From a tiny stall to a full-fledged restaurant complete with large round tables like the best Chinese seafood restaurants, Muhibbah is a seasoned player with decades of experience in the industry. Nothing says CNY better than a gathering of family and friends, and Muhibbah completes the reunion with their super appetizing menu!
This year, this halal Chinese restaurant is offering three different set menus, each featuring seafood cooked in different styles like Prawns Har Lok Style and Deep Fried Siakap Miang Style. All three festive set menus include Prosperity Yee Sang and Four Seasons Platter.
The price starts from RM448 and each set is catered to 10 pax. Have a look at their CNY special menu here.
Muhibbah Seafood Restaurant, Jalan Seri Penchala, Kampung Sungai Penchala, 60000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Daily: 12 pm – 2.30pm / 6 pm – 10 pm
3. Mohammad Chow
Not to be confused with Mohd Chan, Mohammad Chow is a Chinese Muslim restaurant located in Damansara Perdana. With an extensive menu, this family-founded restaurant offers classic comfort food that evokes memories of warm family dinners like yam basket and buttermilk chicken.
To celebrate the Chinese New Year, Mohammad Chow will be serving Prosperity Salmon Yee Sang so you can start the new year on a prosperous note! The combination of salmon and mixed vegetables is perfect for your family get-together.
Mohammad Chow, 3-1, Jalan PJU 8/5H, Damansara Perdana Business Center, Petaling Jaya, Damansara Perdana, 47820 Petaling Jaya
Saturday – Thursday, 11 am – 11 pm
Friday: 4 pm – 11 pm
4. Zuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant
Helmed by esteemed Executive Chinese Chef Tommy Choong Chan Hoo, Zuan Yuan is a stylish halal-certified Chinese restaurant located in the lobby of One World Hotel. The recently revamped restaurant invites you and your loved ones for a Cantonese-style feast with three festive set menus and various a la carte dishes and dim sum.
Choose from three different 9-course set menus with each set featuring different variations of the obligatory fish dish and traditional dishes like Braised Superior Abalone Soup, Crispy Buttered Prawns with Oats, Salted Egg Yolk and Salmon Skin, and Roasted Smoked Duck Breast.
The Full of Cheer Yee Sang Menu is available from 11 January to 15 February, and the three set menus are priced at RM1888, RM2088 and RM2238 for a table of ten.
Lobby Floor, One World Hotel, First Avenue, Bandar Utama City Centre, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Monday-Friday: 12 pm – 2.30 pm, 6.30 pm – 10.30 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 10 am – 2.30 pm, 6.30 pm – 10.30 pm
Considered a pioneer in Chinese Muslim cuisine, HOMST’s journey began way back in 2002 when chef and founder, Yusuff Lau bin Abdullah aspired to serve authentic Chinese cuisine to the Muslim community. For a laid-back dinner with your loved ones, HOMST is your best bet.
With such an extensive menu, the real question here is not what to order, but what not to order. Whatever you decide on, you must not leave out are their signatures, Assam steamed fish and salted egg yolk soft shell crab.
Affordable price and generous portion, make yourself feel at home at HOMST 😉
Check their website for locations.
Daily: 11 am – 10.30 pm
6. Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant
Offering a stylish Szechuan fusion cuisine, Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant is where you can unwind after a stressful week and dine with your loved ones in a relaxed yet sophisticated ambience.
Celebrate Prosperity this year at Amber with the Joyous Reunion Feast. The four set menus for 10 pax showcase the best Szechuan dishes, including roasted lamb, yang zhou fried rice, and sizzling eggplant with chicken. The CNY Imperial set also features yee sang and Amber’s special Treasure Pot.
The Joyous Reunion Feast is available until 29 February 2020. Do note that 5 days advanced booking with payment is required.
Amber Chinese Muslim Restaurant, Unit 14, Level 1, Nexus, Jalan Kerinchi, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Daily: 11.30 am – 10 pm
7. The Majestic Kuala Lumpur
Go extravagant or go home this auspicious season at The Majestic Kuala Lumpur, where you can enjoy one of the most luxurious Chinese New Year feasts in the city. Gather for the Majestic Ballroom Reunion Dinner on the eve of the New Year, where authentic and nostalgic dishes will be prepared. Plus, the dinner will be accompanied by a lion dance!
Can’t make it on the date? You still can head there for the special Chinese New Year-themed lunch and dinner buffets, available daily from 10 January to 8 February 2020 and priced at RM118 and RM148 per person respectively. Yee sang will also be served at your table.
Majestic Ballroom Reunion Dinner will be held on 24 January 2020.
5, Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, Tasik Perdana, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Daily: 12 pm – 2.30 pm (lunch), 6.30 pm – 10.30 pm (dinner)
8. Oriental Pearl Restaurant
You’re in for a treat when you dine at Oriental Pearl Restaurant, located in the charming Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort and famed for their dim sum and scrumptious Hong Kong-style cuisine.
Savour their signature dishes which include Braised Hong Kong Ocean Oyster with Mushroom and Wok Fried Snow Crab Clusters. Luxurious Salmon Yee Sang is priced at RM128 for a full portion while Golden Fortune Yee Sang with Assorted Fruits and Nuts is priced at RM138.
Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort, Jalan Bukit Kiara, Off Jalan Damansara, 60000 Kuala Lumpur
Monday-Friday: 11.30 am – 2.30 pm, 6.00 pm – 10.30 pm
Saturday: 10.30 am – 2.30 pm, 6.00 pm – 10.30 pm
Sunday & Public Holidays: 9.30 am – 2.30 pm, 6.00pm – 10.30pm
9. Lamb Shepherd Restaurant
Looking for some heat to spice up your reunion dinner? Lamb Shepherd Restaurant is where you can find authentic Xi’an cuisine that is known to have strong and spicy flavours influenced by Sichuan province.
Owned by Chinese Muslims from mainland China, Lamb Shepherd Restaurant boasts of quick service, affordable price and generous portions on top of delicious food! Get blown away by the dumpling soup and fried lamb with dried chillies.
Conveniently, the restaurant provides a prayer room so customers can perform their prayers while they dine there.
No. 8A, Jalan 4/27F, Off Jalan Genting Klang, Desa Setapak, Wangsa Maju, 53300 Kuala Lumpur
Tuesday-Sunday: 11.30 am – 9.30 pm (closed on Monday)
10. Golden Valley Chinese Muslim Restaurant
Nestled inside Melawati Mall, Golden Valley Chinese Muslim Restaurant is a popular halal eatery for a delightful family meal.
This Chinese New Year, Golden Valley is serving four types of yee sang: Snow Pear Yee Sang, Jelly Fish & Snow Pear Yee Sang, Jelly Fish & Salmon Snow Pear Yee Sang, and Snow Pear, Salmon & Abalone Yee Sang. The restaurant takes pride in using all-natural ingredients for their yee sang and no artificial colouring is used.
L3 – 18 & 19, Melawati Mall, 310, Lorong Selangor, Taman Melawati, 53100 Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Malaysia
Monday-Friday: 11.30 am – 3 pm, 6 pm – 10 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 6 pm – 10 pm
Have you decided where to go for your festive dinner or lunch yet? We hope this list M of halal Chinese restaurants will help! Let’s toss to a prosperous new year with a happy tummy <3 Wishing you a Happy Chinese New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai!
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