What’s not to love about Indian food? The mixture of spices and subtle flavours bring a burst of thrills with every bite, crunch and kiss. Better yet, an Indian buffet features the widest selection of tempting delights to take you to 7th heaven.

For more tasty morsels of Indian buffet menus, here is a delicious guide to the most popular Indian buffet restaurants in town.

  1. Annalakshmi Vegetarian Restaurant KL

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Nothing will benefit human health as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet. So says Albert Einstein. Hence, the vegetarian Indian buffet at Annalakshmi Vegetarian Restaurant takes evolution further with a menu of healthy and nutritious dishes. Even meat lovers would be amazed at how delish meat-less meals can be.

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On the North and South Indian buffet menu for lunch and dinner are all-time favourites. These include vegetable paneer, roast snake gourd, and mango moor kalan. Equally scrumptious is the potato hot curry, kabuli pulav and methi poori. In addition, dishes are served with white rice, naan, thosai or chapati. Other accompaniments are vadam, curd, pickles, grapes raita and salad. Further, you can dig into tasty appetizers such as onion bhaji, samosas and potato cutlets.

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To cool down the spiciness, try the lassis and thirst-quenching juices. Among the famous desserts is ‘Shahi Thukada’, bread deep-fried in ghee and soaked in custard. In addition, the restaurant has lovely vegetarian cakes that can rival any top bakery. Further, take home the savoury treats such as banana chips and ‘paithamurundai’.

What’s amazing about Annalakshmi? This restaurant resembles the culinary arts section of the Temple of Fine Arts in KL. So, when cooking is an art form, expect delicious things to happen. Just as amazing is the affordable prices for set lunch and Indian buffet.

  • Address: Annalakshmi @ The Temple of Fine Arts, 116, Jalan Berhala, Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AnnalakshmiVegetarianRestaurantKualaLumpur/
  1. Latest Recipe Kuala Lumpur

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Not your average recipe restaurant, Latest Recipe prides itself on dishes prepared ‘a la minute’ or in a minute. Hence, this buffet restaurant at La Meridien Hotel specializes in personalized and individual servings of Asian cuisine, including Indian delights.

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So, feast on a sumptuous spread of authentic local and traditional Indian cuisine prepared by skillful chefs. Among the buffet delights are biryani, assortment of fish and meat curries, naan breads and more. Not to be missed is the free flow of soft serve yogurt ice cream to end every meal.

  • Address: 2 Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LatestRecipeLMKL/
  1. Makan Kitchen at DoubleTree by Hilton KL

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The lush ambience at Makan Kitchen welcomes guests to delicious dining moments. Although the buffet spread covers a wide range of Asian culinary delights, the Indian buffet selections is simply spectacular.

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What to try? The tandoori chicken with choice of plain, garlic or cheese naan. Next, the delish dhall with generous portions of veggies. Also enjoy the fine array of curries from chicken barta, fish head curry, tikka masala and korma. Best eaten with hands for that finger-lickin’ dining experience.

Finally, toast your meal with Indian chai, a heart-warming tea that accompanies every perfect meal. Although hotel buffets may be a tad pricey, do look out for dining promotions happening every month to get better value for your money.

  • Address: DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur, The Intermark, 348 Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoubletreeKL/
  1. Royal Darbar Restaurant

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Get ready for a feast fit for royalty at the Royal Darbar Restaurant. Serving Jain and Gujarati cuisine, guests can expect chicken biryani, chicken kebabs and tandoori kebabs. Just as tantalizing is the mutton rogan josh. In addition, try the variety of paneers from Paneer Tikka, Paneer Kulcha and Shahi paneer.

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Finally, what’s best about it? The restaurant is a HALAL fine dining and banquet venue with one of the best Indian buffet spreads in KL city centre.

  • Address: Wisma Motor, 339, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, 50100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/royaldarbarKL/
  1. M Grill Malaysia

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Should you love barbecues, M Grill Barbecues is definitely one of the best in KL. So, what’s special about them? Their unlimited Indian buffet with tasty barbecues affordably priced from RM39.00 onwards. Moreover, guests enjoy a wide selection of Indian breads, vegetarian and non-vegetarian starters, desserts and more.

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In fact, M Grill features an ‘Eat Till You Drop’ weekend unlimited live grill barbecue with buffet too. Served with complimentary mocktail, it’s the perfect place for a romantic rendezvous. Furthermore, it’s affordably priced at RM90.00 for 2 pax.

  • Address: No.9, 11 & 13, Jalan Mesui, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mgrillmalaysia/
  1. Radhey’s Pure Vegetarian Restaurant

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When you’ve been indulging in too many meaty meals, a vegetarian Indian buffet may help balance your diet with healthier choices. Moreover, the lunch queues at Radhey’s Pure Vegetarian Restaurant tells you why it’s so popular. Offering North and South Indian cuisine, the simplicity of the vegetarian dishes will certainly make most mouths water. Accompanied by white rice, biryani or chapati, there are at least 10 types of vegetarian dishes to choose from.

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So, what’s popular? The roasted bittergourd for that crunchy-chewy goodness. Just as delish is the fresh curries to pour atop your rice. Currently located on the 5th floor food court of Menara Citibank, it has become a fave lunch spot for working professionals.

  • Address: Unit 3, 5th Floor, Menara Citibank, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Radheys.KL/
  1. Delhi Royale

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Fine dining takes new meaning for Indian cuisine at Delhi Royale. Famed for their Flying Buffet where food is served from their kitchen to your table. Moreover, dishes are prepared ‘a la minute’ meaning they are prepared on the spot before being served to guests. So, unlike normal buffets where guests queue in a buffet line and buffet food gets cold, this restaurant remedies that. Further, there are free refills for every dish served and menus rotate every week. So, guests get to sample a full menu of North Indian cuisine from time to time.

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What to look out for? Their signature biryani made with a combination of curry, fresh mint and assortment of Indian spices. Next, is their prawn malabar curry with delish prawns cooked in medium spicy coconut and mustard based curry. So, when fish dishes tempt your palate, try the tandoori masala pomfret marinated in yogurt and Indian spices.

To top it off, try their home-made Indian ice cream. Delicious pistachio nuts and saffron flavours make it a delectable dessert. Further, the restaurant also serves ala-carte dishes if buffets don’t strike your fancy.

  • Address: Lot No. 2 & 3, 33 Jalan Yap Kwen Seng, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/delhiroyale/

Ready For Indian Buffet At Your Fave Restaurant?

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Make your reservations easily at any restaurant of your choice with Eatigo, the popular restaurant reservation app that offers time-based discounts. In addition, take advantage of Eatigo promo code and enjoy more discounts on every meal. Further, remember to go through ShopBack and earn up to RM3.00 cashback. Besides, some restaurants may be hard to locate or difficult to find parking. Never fear as Grab is here. So, keep your eyes peeled for Grab promo code and enjoy greater savings with every ride.

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Note: The information presented in the article is correct at time of publishing and may be subject to change without prior notice.