Day or night, it’s no matter to ensure a good time especially after landing yourself in South East Asia during your travel. Rooftop bars and restaurants are part of the Asian landscape offering a spectacular experience. If you happen to be in Kuala Lumpur, you would most likely end up in a classy bar in KL. You get to sip on delightful mixed drinks in the local scene. Being an explorer and food aficionado, expect heaps of restaurants that include a huge variety of cuisines to choose from.

Selections of western food in KL are aplenty, from lavish venues to affordable street edibles, it is available throughout the nation. Even so, it is uncommon to find a place that feature three things: excellent food, flavourful drinks and dazzling views. If you plan on discovering an amazing spot that offers the both worlds, look no further. Here are 4 top destinations we highly recommend for those traveling to Kuala Lumpur.

Marble 8

This steakhouse located at the centre of the city is meant for all steak lovers. Nestled at Binjai 8, this premise features dry-aged steaks with beautiful marbling that you can ever imagine. Their steaks are personally selected by their founder, Modest Marini. From their compact menu, an interesting list of succulent steaks are available, from steak on stone, tenderloin on the bone and many more. After having your delicious meal at Marble 8, you can check out a lounge bar KL at M8. Grab a glass of neat Grey Goose or Absolut Vodka from the bartender to go along with you while taking pleasure in the exceptional scenery of the city from M8’s amorous garden.

Elysium Bar

What’s amazing about Elysium bar is that you get both the views of Petronas Twin Towers and the KL Tower itself. At Elysium, their bar has an interesting list of cocktail mixes, combining some of your favourites. Ladies, do try out their delicate cocktails like Hibiscus Sour that is simply perfect to savour on a ladies’ night. Not only do they have drinks, they too offer a great selection of food for zealous guests.

Mai Bar

Nestled at Aloft in KL Sentral, this swanky bar has a Tiki theme that features exotic cocktails on the rooftop. Due to the tropical theme of this bar, most cocktails are served in a Tiki-themed mug. If you plan on bringing in summer vibes on your birthday celebration, 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

Cigar and malt whisky lovers, you should not miss out on this masculine sanctuary. It features a classy cigar lounge and bar, while serving some of the most prestigious collection of malt whiskies. Swirl and drink away in this classic whisky bar KL that has full range of top notch liquor and cigars. Not only that, they have an ambitious menu of delectable meals to accompany your manly indulgences. Enjoy pleasurable sights from the top through the windowed wall as you spend your day relishing on a good glass of whisky.


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