LANGKAWI’S RESTAURANT GUIDE

by Kamila Delart


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Curious about the writer’s 10 personal favorites? 
Look out for the ‘Shining Star’ symbol.

1 Star in this Location

 

LA’PAQ AYAQ CAFÉLA’PAQ AYAQ CAFÉ

ROYAL LANGKAWI YACHT CLUB - KUAH

Tel: +6 04 961 0589
       +6 01 2519 6920

Operating Hours
Daily 7am -11.00pm

Planning to dine in Kuah? If so, you must definitely visit the new LA’PAQ AYAQ CAFÉ! Located at the famous Royal Langkawi Yacht Club, the restaurant is hidden behind ‘Charlie’s Bar & Grill’ and therefore easy to overlook. But the corner location that comes with a wonderfully peaceful atmosphere and a beautiful 270 degrees’ harbor view is hard to beat. And once you experience the great service and get to taste the excellent food, you are likely to find your way back even blindfolded!

HUGO’S SUNSET BARHugo's Sunset Bar Langkawi

ROYAL LANGKAWI YACHT CLUB - KUAH

Tel: +6 012 4469079
Email: azham@trinidadholdings.com

Operating Hours
Daily 3pm -11.00pm

Looking for a cozy place to chill out? If so, head straight to the recently opened ‘Hugo’s Sunset Bar’ !! Located on the upper floor of the Royal Langkawi Yacht Club, the lovely hideout lures with an amazing view and a great atmosphere.

Painted in bright cheerful orange, the place vibrates with the contagious rhythm of Cuban music so good mood is guaranteed!

Charlie's Bar & Grill LangkawiCHARLIE’S BAR & GRILL

ROYAL LANGKAWI YACHT CLUB

KUAH
Jalan Dato Syed Omar

Tel: +604 966 4078
Email: office@langkawiyachtclub.com

www.langkawiyachtclub.com 

Operating Hours
Daily 7am -11.00pm

Located between the Jetty Point and The Westin Langkawi, the famed and recently re-opened ‘Charlie’s Bar & Grill’ is without a doubt THE dining venue with the most spectacular view in the whole of Kuah! With a layout that stretches along the coastline, there are only two rows of tables. So regardless of where you choose to take a seat, you are sure to enjoy great vistas of the marina!

Kayaputi Restaurant in St. Regis LangkawiKAYUPUTI
THE ST. REGIS LANGKAWI

KUAH

Tel: +6 4 960 6666
Email: stregis.langkawi@stregis.com

Operating Hours: noon - 11pm

Raised on stilts above the shimmering blue of the Andaman Sea and conceptualized by the renowned architect Bill Bensley as a vintage beach house, Kayuputi exudes an atmosphere of relaxed glamour while taking one’s breath away with panoramic ocean views.

Opening with a ritual creak, the antique entrance door from the grand Dutch embassy in Yangon reveals a spacious, airy interior. The sunlight entering trough French windows gently bounces off the white-washed wood paneling, creating such a unique atmosphere, the ‘white wood’ which translates as ‘kayu puti’ inspired the name of this exquisite dining venue.

Haroo Korean Restaurant Langkawi

HAROO KOREAN RESTAURANT

 

KUAH - BANKING DISTRICT
(Map at the bottom)

Tel: +6 012 - 5140049
Email: harooinlangkawi@yahoo.com
Operating Hours: noon - 10pm
Sunday closed

Hidden in a tiny side street close to the bridge that leads from Kuah’s banking district to ‘My Hotel Langkawi’, the Korean Restaurant Haroo is a culinary gem just waiting to be discovered! Never heard of it? The regular guests who rarely skip a week without booking a table did make the impression they would rather keep ‘their’ small Korean restaurant a secret…:-)

Murals depicting scenes of the traditional Korean way of life set the tone for an experience that celebrates both - the authentic flavors of time-honored Korean dishes as well as the distinct Korean dining culture.

FISH FARM RESTAURANT

KUAH

Tel: +6 (0) 4 966 7988
Email: fishfarmlgk@hotmail.com
Operating Hours:
From 1pm - 10.30pm

Kuah’s best kept secret, the Fish Farm Restaurant is a true gem of a dining location! Only a few minutes' drive from the busy town center, you will find yourself in a peaceful bay with a stunning view of the Andaman Sea.

As if promising to take you on a fairytale journey, at the entrance are two historical carriages. And once you step over the imaginary threshold, you will indeed feel as though you entered another world.

Haroo Cafe LangkawiHAROO STORY
KOREAN CULTURE CAFE

KUAH - LANGKAWI FAIR

Tel: +6 012 - 5140049
Email: harooinlangkawi@yahoo.com
Operating Hours: noon - 10 pm

Looking for a place to unwind while on a shopping spree in Kuah?
Conveniently located in the shopping mall ‘Langkawi Fair’, ‘Haroo Story’ is the perfect spot to enjoy your lunch, have a quick snack in-between or to conclude your bargain hunt with a lovely dinner.

LANGKAWI’S TRENDY RESTAURANTS  -  by Kamila Delart  

Seasonal Tastes Westin LangkawiSEASONAL TASTES RESTAURANT

at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa

KUAH

Tel: +6 04 960 8888
Email:      westin.langkawi@westin.com
Website:  www.westinlangkawi.com

Operating Hours: 7am -10.30pm

When on vacation, there is no better way to begin your day than with a leisurely breakfast! And while you may assume that the lavish breakfast buffet at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa is reserved for in-house guests, you are welcome to indulge even if staying elsewhere!

Recently refurbished, Seasonal Tastes, Westin’s signature dining venue, lures with a panoramic view of the Andaman Sea, contemporary ambiance and state-of-the-art amenities. Although designed to accommodate up to 200 guests, the restaurant is split on two levels and you can select a table in a crystal cove to enjoy a quiet family breakfast or an intimate brunch with your loved one. Open for breakfast until 11.30am, with the buffet divided in themed isles, there are no crowds or queues to worry about!

LANGKAWI’S TRENDY RESTAURANTS  -  by Kamila Delart 

RESTORAN WAN THAI Langkawi - KuahRESTORAN WAN THAI

KUAH

Tel: +6 (0)4 - 9661214
wanthairestoran@bluehyppo.com

Operating Hours: Daily
11am -15pm & 6.30pm -10pm

Established 10 years ago by a Malay-Thai couple, this famous restaurant celebrates the traditional culinary Thai experience. The interior features roofed booths resembling Thai houses, walls are covered in dark, richly carved teak wood, and the exotic feel is completed by playful water features and fragrant flower garlands.The first ferry in the morning brings on daily basis fresh herbs, spices and rare vegetables from Thailand, and all dishes are prepared based on recipes passed in the family from generation to generation.

LANGKAWI’S TRENDY RESTAURANTS  -  by Kamila Delart 

Wonderland Food STall LangkawiWONDERLAND
FOOD STALL

KUAH
Behind Bella Vista hotel

Tel:      +6 (0)12- 4946555
Operating Hours:
Daily 6pm - 11.30pm

Established 18 years ago and packed every evening since, the Wonderland Food Stall is Langkawi’s culinary legend!

LANGKAWI’S TRENDY RESTAURANTS  -  by Kamila Delart 
   
The Pier Restaurant & Bar LangkawiTHE PIER

Restaurant and Bar

KUAH

Direct access to The Pier by dinghy, ideally two hours either side of high tide.

Operating Hours:

11am - 10.00 pm
kitchen closes 9pm

Fridays and Public Holidays closed 

   
A popular meeting point for yachties and expats, The Pier has somewhat of a cult-status in Langkawi, providing not only great home-cooked food but also any sort of information and services you may need: large notice board, book swap, ice cube supply, Wi-Fi,  free use of computer and printer and international fax.