Finding the perfect romantic place to dine can be quite a tedious task. On top of finding the right food, ambience, location and setting plays an important role in finding the perfect place to both express your love and excitement for your loved one. Being romantics ourselves, we’ve scouted and picked these ten restaurants that happen to be the best romantic spots to wine and dine with your loved one!
1. Bijan Bar and Restaurant
3, Jalan Ceylon,Kuala Lumpur | 03-2031 3575
Nestled away in the quiet part of Kuala Lumpur, lies the Bijan Bar & Restaurant that offers fine Malay cuisine. The cosy and warm atmosphere is the perfect romantic location, with its combination of rustic batik decor and subdued lighting.
2. La Vie en Rose
39, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur | 03-2078 3883
If you’re looking for Parisienne chic dining, head to La Vie En Rose. It’s a classy and intimate establishment that captures the lush greenery of the Bukit Nanas forest reserve against the bright lights of the KL’s skyscrapers. Set in a bungalow, the decor is light, fun and flirty.
3. The Hill
23, Lorong Dungun, Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur | 016-229 1505
For a casual, relaxed approach for a romantic night out, The Hill could just be the best choice for you. Set in the breezy Damansara Heights, you can choose to sit by the bar, in the beer garden, or get a place by the balcony in the lounge just one floor above to get a romantic view of Kuala Lumpur, or catch the sunset.
4. Marini’s on 57
Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur | 03-2161 2880 or 03-2161 4880
Situated on the 57th floor of the Petronas Tower, this fine dining restaurant not only gives you brilliant ambience. The combination of a candle-light dinner, with a gorgeous view of the KL skyline will only set hearts of fire.
5. LaFite, Shangri-La
Lobby level, Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 11 Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur | 03-2074 3900
If you want the finest spot place to be spoiled, then head to Lafite in Shangri-La. Voted as the Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Time Out KL Food Awards in both 2009 and 2010, Lafite offers fine French cuisine while giving you the chance to experience a romantic ambience.
6. Rama V
5, Jalan U Thant, 55000 Kuala Lumpur | 03-2143 2663
For authentic Thai cuisine, head to Rama V Thai Restaurant. Set amongst a lovely pool of lotus blossoms, Rama V will offer delicious food with serene, exotic ambience. Choose a private chalet for you and your loved one, or simply dine and let the food feed both your eyes and your belly!
7. The Warehouse
198, Jalan Tun HS Lee, 50000 Kuala Lumpur | 03-2022 0528
If fine-dining isn’t something for you two lovebirds and you’re looking for something quirkier, then head to The Warehouse. Housed in a former textile warehouse in Chinatown, indulge in delicious coffee and pair it with a delicious steak.
8. La Risata, Ampang
16, Persiaran Ampang, 55000 Kuala Lumpur | 03-4252 6269
If you love Italian food, followed by a relaxed cozy ambience with an old-fashioned charmed, then La Risata in Ampang could be the perfect choice. Serving authentic Italian cuisine like wood-fired pizzas to delicious pastas, you can drink it down with an aperitif from the bar or choose from their extensive wine list.
9. Boardwalk, Hilton KL
Boardwalk, Hilton KL, 3 Jalan Stesen Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur | 03-2264 2592
In the heart of Kuala Lumpur, lies an oasis surrounded by palm trees and a pool of crystal clear water. Bask in a romantic view of the KL skyline amidst a relaxed ambience with candles and the sound of lapping water.
10. Bistro a Table
6 Jalan 17/54, 46400 Petaling Jaya | 03 7931 2831
If you’d like to dine outside of the city, the head to a classic French bistro called Bistro a Table in Petaling Jaya. With an ever changing menu, you can enjoy modern French cuisine with a chic Parisienne feel.