5 Best Restaurants To Enjoy A Good Steak In KL And Selangor 2022
A meal with a good cut of steak is often suited for celebrations and romantic dinners. No one can exactly point out the reason but there’s always the je ne sais quoi that associates the presence of steaks during extravagant occasions. That aside, who doesn’t love the feeling of carving into tender steaks that’s cooked to perfection from time to time. This article will take you through 5 steakhouses in the Klang Valley and look at their offerings suitable for varieties of occasions. If you have a celebration, anniversary or birthday around the corner, why not check out the 5 steakhouses that we have picked out.
Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill
This elaborate restaurant opened its doors to customers on June 18th 2022 and has been taking reservations since February the same year. To name a few classic items on the menu; Beef Wellington, Cheese Soufflé, and Beef Tartare are some of the recommended dishes. But one of the must try items would be the dry-aged prime cut beef as the centerpiece. This restaurant will make one feel like a VIP from the moment you walk in until you leave with superbly attentive staff. This pristine restaurant also comes with 3 private dining rooms to accommodate parties with 8 guests and above. Definitely a place to visit for that extravagant meal fit for a king!
Pros of Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill
- Elegant dining location
- Great dining experience with impeccable hospitality services
- Wide range of delicious food
Cons of Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill
- The meal would cost you a king’s ransom
Specification of Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill
|Address||Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill, Lobby Level, Sunway Resort|
|Contact||+603 7492 8000|
|Operating Hours||6PM – 10:30PM (DAILY)|
Pampas Steakhouse at Old Malaya
Located in a century old building with a backdrop of the KL Tower, this steakhouse is famous for its various meat offerings. Having several branches carrying the Pampas branding, this particular steakhouse in Old Malaya is preferred by patrons for its location that exudes a certain ambiance which pairs well with the food they serve.
The outdoor seating is a great gathering spot for a group and the food is highly pleasant to the taste. The drinks are also highly sought after as there’s a bistro which serves up wine and beer. Do note that reservation is recommended as the seating can be quite limited during peak.
Pros of Pampas Steakhouse at Old Malaya
- Excellent customer service
- Wide range of food options
- Nice ambiance of a colonial building with the KL Tower
Cons of Pampas Steakhouse at Old Malaya
- Only valet parking available with a fee of RM15
Specification of Pampas Steakhouse at Old Malaya
|Location||66, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur, 52200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Contact||+603 2079 5548|
|Operating Hours||5PM – 11:30PM (Daily)|
Stoked Restaurant & Bar
This casual fine dining restaurant serves up prime cuts of meat, seafood and fresh produce from their signature charcoal oven. With their focus on serving the freshest locally grown produce, you will be assured of the most delectable meal. Their decently priced menu will ensure that you’re well fed without having to cough up a king’s ransom.
Aside from their prime cut steaks, do check out some of the butcher’s cuts; those off-cuts meats do have quite the unique taste and texture. Who knows, you may find one that you like! With their vast selection of wine, anyone looking for a good glass to pair with their meal will definitely enjoy this place.
Pros of Stoked Restaurant & Bar
- Vast wine selection
- Reasonably priced menu
- Fresh and locally sourced ingredients
Cons of Stoked Restaurant & Bar
- Portion on the smaller side
Specification Stoked Restaurant & Bar
|Location||120, Jalan Kasah, Medan Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Contact||+603 2096 1645|
|Operating Hours||Lunch Service 12PM – 2:30PM (Closed on Monday and Tuesdays)
Dinner Service 5PM – 11PM (Closed on Mondays)
Tamaruya Meat Master
This Japanese style steak joint is located in The Market ISETAN Lot 10 where you get a wide range of Japanese food selection. Since this is a meat market style joint, you can head over to the meat section of the market to choose your preferred meat and hand it to the restaurant to put your meal together.
On top of what you paid for the meat, there will be a surcharge of RM10 for the preparation and you can have an extra order of rice, miso soup and tea at an additional fee. Cooked on an iron griddle, the teppanyaki style meat stays juicy and well seasoned with salt and pepper. Definitely a must try place if you’re looking for a quickie to satisfy the steak cravings.
Pros of Tamaruya Meat Master
- Affordably priced
- Wide range of meat selection
- Japanese style steak
Cons of Tamaruya Meat Master
- Located in the supermarket, might not be everyone’s ideal dining location
Specification of Tamaruya Meat Master
|Location||LGF The Market ISETAN The Japan Store Lot 10 Shopping Centre, 50, Jln Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||11AM – 8PM (Daily)|
This Steakhouse in Sri Hartamas serves up high quality dry-aged steaks which are rich and decadent in flavour. With a good combination of rustic and modern elements in their decorations, this place is geared to ensure a cosy environment with your steak. The meat they served ranged from Australia’s Tajima Wagyu, Tasmanian free range Angus, Hereford breed from Victoria state and their famous Rubia Gallega from Spain. This eatery also serves up a good sweep of desserts and cocktails which is always welcomed after a feast full of protein!
Pros of Vantador
- Many meat options to choose from
- Cosy place for dining
- Desserts brownie points
Cons of Vantador
- Seating arrangements may be a little cramp; might not be suitable on a date night.
Specification of Vantador
|Location||38, Jalan 25/70a, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Contact||+6012 675 5868|
|Operating Hours||6PM – 12am (daily)|
There you have it, the top 5 restaurants to satisfy your steak cravings! Do note however that reservations are highly recommended prior to visiting the restaurants as there may be limited seating capacity.
With so many steakhouses to explore; do keep the uric acid in check to keep the gout flare up at bay. How would you like your steak? Medium rare for me!