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Matahari Malay Restaurant - CLOSED

Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
14 Jul 2013
“The best traditional Malay restaurant we visited in Malaysia”
3 Mar 2010
“change of name, change of nature?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Malaysian
Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

We bumped into this restaurant accidentally. We do not usually visit the same place twice as we always want to try something new. That was the only restaurant in Malaysia that we visited twice. Everything was marvelous: the food itself, way it was served, service,...More

Thank sergeten
Reviewed 3 March 2010

this place is now called the Malay House. it has changed hands. the menu is limited, has pictures but no description, and is more thai than malay in character. the staff are uppity and rude. service was slow, and english was not spoken sufficiently well...More

3  Thank pam_redboots
Reviewed 9 August 2009

Anbother good recommendation from trip advisor. We went for traditional Malay food and it was very good. The service was excellent and had lovely surroundings.

2  Thank scottsYork
Reviewed 29 July 2009

I liked the food , and the service was ok . Nice scenic and presentation.

Thank Thessaloniki2013
Reviewed 6 July 2009

We had a fabulous meal at the Matahari - opted for the platter for two, a selection of traditional Malay food for 69 ringitts. We had over 12 dishes to eat - our server explained each individual dish. Food was superb - the only downside...More

2  Thank Caz_and_David
Reviewed 10 May 2009

This restaurant looks atmospheric at night and is beautifully landscaped and lit. The walk to the loos is great and the loos are themselves something to behold, clean, tropical fish tanks built in, and hibiscus flowers in the unrinal/toliet basins!! The food is wonderful here...More

1  Thank PhoebeTrodd99
Reviewed 4 May 2009

Although we were staying @ the Westin, we took the one hour round-trip and were not disappointed. If like us, you can't decide, then the 'platter for 2' is a must try....most of the menu in portions enough for 2,,,satay, different curries, fish, prawns...having a...More

3  Thank bonhomieUk
Reviewed 11 April 2009

Well worth a visit to try authentic Malaysian fare. The decor is lovely and the service is very attentive. Remember to take of your shoes before you enter the restaurant! we were told that from June 09 that they would be opening for breakfast.

Thank Masjo
Reviewed 31 January 2009

Myself and my Malay grlfriend agreed, it was simply the best Malay food we have ever eaten.... Great friendly service, lovely atmosphere..... we stayed on Rebak island for 7 nights and once we found this place (via tripadvisor) we ate here 3 nights....what more can...More

2  Thank YorkshireViking7
Reviewed 21 December 2008

I went to Matahari in November of 2008 as was very pleased as were the others in my group. I had barracuda in chili sauce, pumpkin and sweet potatoes in coconut milk, watermelon juice, and sago for dessert. Everything was delicious, but the pumpkin and...More

2  Thank MikeMe
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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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  • Address: Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi
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