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Itinerary
Meet your guide at your preferred time near Chow Kit Market and start your private food tasting tour amid the fresh produce stands. Tantalize your appetite with a mixed fruit basket prepared for you, and learn about the cultural influences that make up Malaysia's most popular dishes.

Next up is the Malay enclave of Kampung Baru. Here, savor nasi lemak, a coconut rice dish that locals eat for breakfast. Try pisang goreng, a popular street food snack made of bananas, and taste freshly prepared satay.

You'll take an Uber to Jalan Masjid India where savory flavors include paper dosa, an Indian classic made of paper-thin pancake. Sample a mini tiffin, a dish with several sauce options from curry to coconut chutney, accompanied by Madras tea. 

Then experience Chinese influences on Malaysian cuisine among the Madras Lane hawker stalls. Start with curry mee, a spicy curried noodle soup with a variety of toppings. You’re in for a treat with yong tau foo, a Hakka Chinese dish of tofu filled with deliciousness. Finish off your feast with a glass of cendol, a creamy dessert made of coconut milk and green starched jelly noodles.
Locations visited
Jalan Masjid India
Chow Kit
Withlocals
Overview
This unforgettable tasting tour of Kuala Lumpur introduces you to the culturally diverse flavors of Malaysian cuisine. Let a personal guide help you sample 10 dishes that feature the Indian, Chinese, and Malay culinary influences of KL. You'll visit markets and street food stands on this 4-hour private tour.
Highlights
  • Private food tasting tour of Kuala Lumpur
  • Sample a combo of Indian, Chinese, and Malay foods
  • Includes 10 delicious tastings such as satay
  • Eat like a local at food stands and markets
  • Learn about the cultural diversity in KL
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Foodtour: We wanted to try it all!

The local food tour through Kuala Lumpur was excellent. Our guide first aligned the tour with our experience and expectations. He knew all the local places you're not able to find as a tourist. On the market he had knowledge of all the fish, vegetables,...More

Thank Kees C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Way to sample local food

Our guide Ranita was very good and even although we were there during Ramadan we still amanged to try lots of varied dishes. Ranita took time to explain about the many dishes and cultures and was also interested in hearing about our home foods. A...More

Thank MalandJR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Eating tour KL

May showed us the best places in KL to eat. Chinese, indian and malaysian dishes came along. In between she also took us to several cultural places, which all in all ended up in a very nice afternoon. With her humor and knowledge she is...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile
Greatest Tour Ever

May, she is a cute lovely person with great recommandations. I had very various food. She took me even also to some tempels to get a feeling about the living here. I liked the tour and she gave me also extra adress to get private...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile
Yummy

With Ranita and her Mum! They are both really nice and knowledgable! And for me as a vegetarian, she found really deliciouse optiones! We had a great afternoon and a lot of food and fruits! Thank you!

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25 July 2018|
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Response from Michael F | Reviewed this property |
The tour is great fun for everyone interested in different cultures and food, no matter what age. As long as you and your children are willing to taste different street food (chinese, indian, malaysian) I guess the tour is... More
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AlohaDr
17 July 2018|
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Response from Michael F | Reviewed this property |
You should contact the withlocals Website directly. We can highly recommend the food tour with the guide called May. Have fun!!
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Otaku K
26 June 2018|
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Response from Michael F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. For more details you should ask directly "withlocals" they may have a solution for single traveler.
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