We could eat nasi lemak, salted egg, and curry laksa for every meal. Thanks to this guide, you can too.
August 9, 2023
Bensonhurst is home to Brooklyn's largest Chinatown. Here's where you should be eating.
June 5, 2023
Lower East Side
Whatever you order at this essential Malaysian restaurant in Elmhurst, make sure it comes with curry.
August 8, 2023
Taste Good not only serves the best Malaysian food in the five boroughs, it’s one of the best restaurants in the city, period.
August 4, 2023
The salted egg prawns at West New Malaysia in Chinatown are one of the best things to eat in a neighborhood that's full of good things to eat.
August 3, 2023
Bring a small group to this homestyle Malaysian spot in Flushing so you can share their family-sized platters.
If your group of friends insists on driving to dinner, this Elmhurst restaurant has a parking lot and big, shareable plates of Malaysian-style Chinese food.
This busy Malaysian restaurant overlooking downtown Flushing is the perfect place for a rowdy group dinner.
Grab lunch at this Malaysian restaurant when you need to take refuge from the bustle of Chinatown.
June 1, 2023
Grab a walk-in table at this Southeast Asian restaurant in the Village when you don’t want to wait anywhere else.
May 23, 2023
The under $15 meal sets at this Malaysian restaurant in Bensonhurst would be a steal even if they didn't come with rainbow pandan cake.
May 11, 2023
Sunset ParkBorough Park
Hainan Chicken House is a Malaysian spot on the Sunset/Borough Park border that serves classic dishes in a modern space.
April 10, 2023
In Midtown's Urban Hawker food hall, Padi D'NYC is the NYC outpost of a popular Malaysian restaurant in Singapore.
November 1, 2022
Daisy's Dream is a vendor in Urban Hawker specializing in Peranakan cuisine. They’ve got the best bowl of laksa in Midtown.
Kuih Cafe is open Friday through Sunday on the Lower East Side, and we encourage you to stop by for some kuih or a slice of durian cheesecake.
May 11, 2022
Kopitiam is a casual Malaysian all-day cafe on the LES.
January 14, 2022
Laut is a casual Thai/Malaysian/Singaporean restaurant just off Union Square.
Nyonya is well known as one of the few real Malaysian restaurants in New York City, and it's excellent.
Financial DistrictSouth Street Seaport
Fish Market is a rowdy neighborhood bar in the South Street Seaport that has excellent Chinese and Malaysian food and a cult-like following.
Little House Cafe is a little bakery in Elmhurst that also has an extensive menu with some very good Malaysian food.
March 10, 2020
Parlay is a coffee shop in Sunset Park with beer, wine, and a full menu of things like a fried chicken sandwich and some extremely good curry.
January 7, 2020