8 Night Markets In Kuala Lumpur That Are A Feast For Both Your Eyes And Taste Buds

Kuala Lumpur Night Markets

The capital city of Malaysia is replete with eateries that will delight even the most sophisticated of gourmands. On the other end of the spectrum, Kuala Lumpur is also perfect for sampling local street food steeped in rich culture—this offers you a wholly novel experience from simply dining at regular indoor food joints.

A visit to Kuala Lumpur is no doubt incomplete without visiting one of these ubiquitous “pasar malams” that reflects the Southeast Asian lifestyle. From a plethora of unique delicacies, super cheap clothing, household knick-knacks to funky accessories and souvenirs, the night bazaars here are absolutely happening (and worth tackling). Do remember that bargain is de rigueur.

Are you ready to discover and appreciate the melting pot of Kuala Lumpur? Select a day, brace through the lively night markets and pamper your taste buds while you are at it.

Here Are 8 Night Markets In Kuala Lumpur To Feast Your Eyes On.

Bangsar Baru Night Market

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This Sunday night market is a favourite not just amongst the locals but the significant expatriates population as well. The result of such a massive community gives rise to a vibrant shopping strip that truly encapsulates the diversity of the town.

A dizzying array of value-for-money goods such as electronics, apparels and street food also reel in a healthy dose of curious tourists.

Jalan Maarof, Bangsar Baru, 59000
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Sun: 5.30pm – 11pm

Jalan Masjid India Night Market

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The Masjid India area is also a textile haven courtesy of the tonnes of fabric that you can find all under one roof. Glistening necklaces, colourful bangles, intricate saree materials and delectable Indian snacks are just some of the other sights you will spot at the bustling night bazaar.

If you wish to immerse yourself in a little glimpse of India, this night market is a must-visit indeed.

Jalan Masjid India,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Daily: 10am – 9pm

Kampung Baru Night Market

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Being the city’s oldest Malay village, Kampung Baru offers abundant sightseeing opportunities aside from its popular local night market that specializes in traditional Malay apparel. Wander around leisurely and browse through a string of pocket-friendly stalls that trade DVDs, household goods and local fare. Go for the renowned Nasi Campur if you are fickle!

The juxtaposition of the traditional timber homes with the staggering Petronas Twin Towers in the near distance makes this unique neighbourhood worthy of a pit-stop.

Jalan Raja Muda Musa, Kampung Baru, 50300
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Sat: 6pm – 1am

OUG Pasar Malam

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Combat the humid weather with a cup of bubble tea here at OUG Night Market. This lesser-known market features more Chinese ethnic cuisines from local Hakka ones to even Hong Kong Cantonese specialties.

If you are absolutely famished, the laksa stall makes for a solid choice. Otherwise, you can also check out the tom yum steamboat nearby and see which one you are more in favour of!

Taman OUG, 58200
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Thu: 6pm – 12am

Pasar Malam Sri Petaling

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The charm of old-school snacks and dishes here is bound to bring back nostalgic memories. Scattered around several streets and alleys, the stalls sell comforting food such as tau fu bakar, crisp dumplings, Chinese stinky tofu and spicy pan mee.

Come with an empty stomach and take your time to savour the affordable meals.

Jalan Radin Tengah, Sri Petaling, 57000
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tue: 5pm – 10.30pm

Plaza Mont Kiara Nite Market

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The carnival-like atmosphere at this nifty night market nestled in Plaza Mont Kiara’s courtyard is worth highlighting. With a range of goods mostly revolving around words starting with “F” namely flowers, food, fabric, fruits, flora and fragrance, you can delight in a dazzling array of fancy items up for grabs.

Do not forget to sample KL’s softest, chewiest and iconic chocolate chip cookies here at California Cookie Company.

Unit E-01-21, Block E Plaza Mont’Kiara, No.2, Jalan Mont’Kiara, 50480
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Thu: 3pm – 10pm

Taman Connaught Night Market

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With a significant number of Thai vendors at this humming night market, be sure to satisfy those super-spicy cravings! Over 700 stalls are present for you to take your pick from—ranging from sinful fried chicken, roti bom, curry noodles, char kway teow (fried noodles) to the juiciest satay you can find.

Also, chow down creative snacks such as Japanese Pizza, Angry Cheese Chicken and Barbequed oysters!

Jalan Cerdas, Taman Connaught, 56000
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Wed: 6pm – 1am

Tapak Urban Street Dining

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The millennial interpretation of night markets can be seen at Tapak, where hipster-like food trucks litter the area. The familiar restaurant-like menu coupled with laid-back ambience makes the dining experience here a very novel one indeed. In other the words, street food here are served up with a modern twist.

This is also probably the only night market that opens on a daily basis giving you ample time and no excuses to give this uber-cool hangout a miss.

2A, Persiaran Hampshire, Hampshire Park, 50450
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Mon to Thu: 6pm – 12am
Fri to Sun: 6pm – 1am