The Arabic food is subtly spiced and cooked to fully blend the flavors of each dish. The appetizers are not to be missed with homemade hummus, babaganouj and fresh dolmus (when available). The lamb is also some of the best on the island . Lazeez also serves a good selection of Indian food for those who desire more spicy fare. Chicken Masala, Fish Curry, Dahl and Tandoori are all specialties. (they also serve pizza!)
*Open: Daily 11:00am-12:00am Tel: (01)8 316 5217 For delivery please call: (04) 967 0786
With its long elliptical bar a favorite watering hole for both local and international sailors from ports far and wide Charlie’s Place is about location, cold drinks and food. Often crowded during sailing events it can be a peaceful respite from Kuah Town most times. With its covered open air decks overlooking busy Kuah Harbor it is the place to dine and enjoy the view. The menu offers a variety of Western and Malay dishes from Hamburgers and Sandwiches to Fish and Chips, to a traditional Malay Rendang.
*Open: Daily 8:30am – 11:00pm Tel: 04-966 4078
Can read more about Charlie’s HERE
The Mafioso ‘Family’ has a vast selection of western cuisine available. Everything from your morning cuppa to rib-eye steaks and pizza. The unique decor and indoor or outdoor seating, make this Langkawi restaurant a big local ‘hit’.
*Open: Thursday- Tuesday 12:00-24:00, Friday 15:00-24:00, closed on Wednesdays Tel: (04) 966 9990
Can read more HERE
Art Cafe is unique in Langkawi for both decor and menu. They have a very inventive tapas selection, in addition to soups, salads and sandwiches created with a delicious twist. Breakfast is also served all day.
*Open: Daily 11:00am Tel: 04 961 1986
*New location: 54 Pandak Mayah 5 Kuah
Can read more HERE
THE FAT FROG
Located just off the main road from Kuah, and overlooking the beautiful landscaped fairways of the 99 Degree East Golf Course, you’ll find The Fat Frog Restaurant & Shop. Offering an international and Malay fusion menu where the focus is on creative cuisine with fresh ingredients. From inspiring Curried Cauliflower and Moroccan Lentil soups, Mediterranean Salad, to Quiche, Pasta and mains. The Fat Frog serves breakfast, lunch and dinner 6 days a week. There is also a full bar for that sunset cocktail.
*Open: Tuesday thru Sunday 12:00pm to 3:00pm/ 6:00pm to 9:30pm Tel: 04-955 1153/ 04-966 9990
PIA’S THE PADI
Formerly known as Jimmy’s Cafe in Pantai Cenang, Pia’s the Padi is the new incarnation of the old favorite. With the same menu offering Western, Northern Indian, Malay and Chinese food. A beautiful open air dining venue overlooking padi fields and Gunung Raya.
*Open: Daily 12noon-11:00pm Tel: (01)2 493 3713 / (01)2 401 3374
SCARBOROUGH FISH & CHIPS
(Tanjung Rhu Beach)