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Malaya Kitchen

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8200 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-9731
+1 704-541-6668
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The highlight is the food. I got the Singapore noodles and my husband got the Laksa and we were both blown away by how delicious it all was!! The service was very quick. The atmosphere is what you'd expect of a typical strip mall Asian restaurant, pretty simple. But if you like these types of flavors and are in the... More 

Thank nicolettes858
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We take out curry laksa and roti telur at least twice a month. Dining there is also very nice. Friendly service and a wide interesting menu.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Charlotte, North Carolina
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

OK, maybe I am biased but I have eaten here twice in 6 weeks and boy was it good. The staff is polite, they are Johnny on the spot with drink refills and very willing to please , you can tell they love what they do. I was there with 7 other guys for lunch and the orders all came... More 

Thank Walt F
North Carolina
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We keep forgetting to come here? Why? Food has always been fabulous. Will become more a regular stop. Huge varied menu, Malaysian food, Indian Food, Chinese. Great people.

Thank FoodHound30
Charlotte, North Carolina
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116 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Cannot stop ourselves to go here at least twice a month. Food is full of flavor. We do look through the menu but order the same items every time we go. They have a special combo menu for lunch which comes with a drink and salad ( with there house made ginger dressing). They do specialize in 'curry'. They are... More 

Thank Snowhite2020
Granger, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Being a Malaysian, I had high hopes and pride. Ordered Curry Laksa and it's NOT what I expected. Flavor missing, ingredients wrong and just not LAKSA. Lost appetite! Won't return. Service was horrible. I'm sad, disappointed and embarrassed. Calling yourself Malaya Kichen and fail to introduce or serve up authentic dishes, is just plain wrong.

Thank JonlindaAng
Karachi, Pakistan
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167 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

No trip to Charlotte is complete without a visit to Malaya Kitchen. The house specialties- Roti Kanai, Laksa Curry, Cilantro Chicken and Garlic chicken remain our favourites. The food is fresh, flavourful and spicy, as needed! Service continues to be friendly and responsive - great to see that in these changing times, some things remain consistent.

Thank veer2808
Charlotte, NC
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Whole meal not good. Hardly ate a bite of soup and spring rolls. Soup had zero flavor and spring rolls were not supposed to have meat but they did. When I questioned it they kept denying the meat even when I showed them what appeared to be ground pork. They saw how little and knew I was disappointed with spring... More 

Thank hannahjenny
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

I went with some coworkers who frequent the restaurant and let them order several of their favorites to share. We had Roti Kanar for appetizer, which had great curry flavor. Then we had lettuce wraps, curry fish, and salted fish. The fish was red snapper, whole fish(can substitute salmon). Cooked perfectly. Salted fish was completely new for me, like its... More 

Thank Jeffrey P
Miami, Florida
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

The food is consistently good. There is a nice selection of Chinese/Thai/Curry dishes. Try the Sarang Barong (sp?), it's on the menu with the specials. Great service, they remember you when you return. Prices are good for the quality.

Thank Work2Travel4Ever

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Thai, Malaysian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8200 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-9731
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-541-6668

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?