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The Malaya

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 22 - US$ 89
CUISINES
Asian, Singaporean, Malaysian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Saw some good reviews and close walking distance to our hotel, the restaurant didn't dissapoint! Szechuan chicken was perhaps the best I've had. Service was excellent, nice wine selection, the view across the harbour is great of course. Will come back next time I'm in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 783anthonye
Reviewed 4 days ago

Outlook is beautiful - Szechuan egglant is delicious! Service can we hit and miss depending on the night.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NorrisAroundAust
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Malaya read as a well rated restaurant. After perusing the menus of the options in the immediate area we returned and were thankful they could find a table in this well patronized restaurant. We chose a selection of meals off the menu including nasi...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stevehB3641ZN
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi stevehB3641ZN, Thank you for your feedback. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our wonderful team of staff. Kindest regards The Malaya Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Malaya is a great place for a meal. The food is delicious, the wine superb and the waiterresses attentive and friendly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jimrJ5375IV
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi jimrJ5375IV, Thank you for your kind words. We are so pleased you enjoyed The Malaya experience. Kindest regards The Malaya Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I first visited The Malaya in November (dinner with my sisters) and I loved it. The food was delicious, the service great but not "in your face" and, despite it being a busy Friday evening, the noise did not prevent conversation. I visited again on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jukabl
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi jukabl, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed both dining experiences with us. Thank you for choosing to dine with us twice! I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our wonderful team. Kindest regards...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of two best meals in Sydney. The service was great, the food was insanely good, and the place is gorgeous. It looks out at the waterfront.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TravelBugN
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TravelBugN, Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the flavours of our food and efficient and friendly service. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our wonderful team of staff. Kindest regards The Malaya Management...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an 830pm dinner for NYE. It was a set menu for 6 and everything was perfect. The food was up to the usual standard and our waiter was fantastic even though it was v busy. A good night in a great location.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SteveH493
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi SteveH493, Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to hear you and your guests enjoyed your New Years celebrations with us. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Kindest regards The Malaya Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked due to the fact that my husband was on crutches and it was extremely easy for us to get to. The staff said they could squeeze us in and then when we arrived, found we were upgraded to a balcony table as another...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SD-Melbourne
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi SD-Melbourne, Thank you for your feedback. We are so pleased to hear you and your guests had a memorable dining experience with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our wonderful team of staff. Kindest regards The Malaya Management...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read the many good reviews about the Malaya on tripadvisor, we decided to have lunch there. We ordered fried rice, fried kway teow and some curry chicken (can't remember what's the name of the dish). The fried rice was too salty and the kway...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank blueroti
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi blueroti, Thank you for your feedback. It is disappointing to hear the food was not to your liking on your recent visit. I will pass your feedback on to our kitchen team. Kind regards The Malaya Management Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing food, service and setting. We had a wonderful evening on my partners birthday at a table next to the window with a fantastic view of the beautiful Darling Harbour. The staff are incredibly attentive and the food, well what can I say, sooooo tasty....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank joncw72
duan91, Manager at The Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi T151IRjonw, Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to hear you and your partner had a wonderful birthday celebration with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our wonderful team of staff. Kind regard The Malaya Management Team

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mirole
6 January 2019|
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Response from duan91 | Property representative |
Hi mirole, Yes, dress shorts are fine. Looking forward to seeing you next Saturday.
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stephanieennis9
29 January 2018|
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Hi Stephanie, There is a large selection of vegan dishes on the menu. Please ask one of our friendly waitstaff when you come in and they can assist you with the menu. Regards
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satayl0r
4 January 2018|
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Hi Satayl0r, Thanks for your query We have a wide selection of dishes that contain no gluten ingredients, and some other dishes can be altered. However, we are unable to guarantee the absence of traces as wheat products... More
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