South East Asia has some of the most amazing spots for an unwinding moment, whether it’s during the sunlight or moonlight. There is a myriad of rooftop bars and restaurants to visit during your visit in the Asian landscape. If you happen to be in Kuala Lumpur, you would most likely end up in a stylish bar in KL. You get to sip on delicious mixed drinks in the local scene such as at the wine bar. Being an explorer and food aficionado, expect heaps of restaurant in KL that offer a huge variety of cuisines to choose from. Simply having the scrumptious slab of steak to fulfill your craving for Western food in KL is something that is likely to happen especially if you are a traveling from overseas.
Nonetheless, it is uncommon to find a place that features three things: awesome food, flavourful drinks and stunning views. If you plan on discovering an amazing spot that offers the both worlds, look no further. Here are 4 top spots we strongly recommend for those touring Kuala Lumpur.
If you are a steak enthusiast, this marvelous steakhouse is smack right in the middle of Kuala Lumpur. Nestled at Binjai 8, this premise features dry-aged steaks with gorgeous marbling that you can ever imagine. Their steaks are personally selected by their founder, Modest Marini. From the compact menu, an interesting list of succulent steaks are available, from steak on stone, tenderloin on the bone and many more. Besides that, you can make your way to M8, a stylish lounge bar KL that is integrated with the steakhouse. Grab a glass of neat Grey Goose or Absolut Vodka from the bartender to accompany you while taking pleasure in the exceptional scenery of the city from M8’s romantic outdoor garden.
Elysium bar is one of it’s kind. Standing tall with a soaring 32nd floor view taking in both views of the Petronas Twin Towers and KL Tower. 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. Ladies, do try out their fine cocktails like Hibiscus Sour or the Lychee Martini that are simply perfect to savour on a ladies’ night. When you feel hungry, they have a good selection of finger foods that won’t hurt to munch on after a couple of drinks.
Mai Bar is definitely one of its kind, where the rooftop bar has a Tiki theme that serves guests incredible concoctions of unique tropical cocktails. Following the Tiki theme of the bar, cocktails are made with a twist, while being served in Tiki-themed mugs. If you plan on bringing in summer vibes on your birthday celebration or any type of events in KL, do consider paying a visit to Mai Bar. Remember to book upfront 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 indulge in cigar and malt whisky. Malt & Leaf features an elegant cigar lounge and bar that serves the premier 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 high-class cigars accompanied with a dining menu to satiate your palate. The venue exudes an air of cosiness and it will certainly bring your sensation to the next level with the starry scenery from the top.
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