Disclaimer: This list is especially curated for those who have been craving for the perfect Nasi Kerabu but has no idea where to find the right place.
With the vibrant color of the blue rice and medley of aromatic herbs, Nasi Kerabu is known as one of Kelantanese most exciting dishes. For you, who considered yourself as a health freak and only go for healthy meals, this Malaysian dish is just perfect for you. Oil free, together with local herbs and decorated with slices of vegetables – what more do you want to ask for?
- Nasi Kerabu Asap Seksyen 7
This place started their business first as a small night market hawker and now they have already established their own shop here in Shah Alam. Even though the location has grown bigger, the price of a plate still remains affordable like before. For that kind of portion, the price is considered reasonable.
Address: Jalan Plumbum 7/100, Seksyen 7, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor
Opening hours: Depends on themselves
- Restoran Tuu Dok Ko 1488
Restoran Tuu Dok Ko 1488 is located nearby Giant Hypermarket in Batu Caves. This restaurant serves a variety of Kelantanese food – from sweet desserts to their savory dishes, you can find every kind delicious morsel here. One of their favorite on the menu is Nasi Kerabu, as they serve it with the best-grilled beef while the spiciness of its sambal will dance at the tip of your tongue.
Address: Jalan Samudera Utara 2, Taman Samudra, 68100 Batu Caves, Selangor
Opening hours: 6.30 am – 5.00 pm
- Nasi Kerabu Cholleey
If you’re in Kajang area, make sure to drop by this small stall that is located in a housing area. What makes this place so famous is because they serve their Nasi Kerabu in a unique way and that is they serve it with crab. Yes, one whole crab. The price of a plate depends on the size of the crab that you choose. You can also choose how you want it to be cooked – sambal, curry or fried.
Address: 98, Jalan Simpang Balak, Kampung Sungai Sekamat, 43000 Kajang, Selangor
Opening hours: 9.30 am – 4.00 pm
- Nasi Kerabu Kak Som
One of the best Nasi Kerabu that you can find is absolutely in Kampung Baru area. This place is quite famous with the after-work crowd. You can see most of the office staff come here to pack their food. The other specialties that they serve here are Laksam and Nasi Dagang.
Address: 19 -13, Jalan Raja Muda Musa, Kampung Baru, 50300 Kuala Lumpur
Opening hours: 9.00 am – 12.00 am
- Yati Ayam Percik
This place is known as one of the famous brands in Kelantan. If you’ve been to Kajang before, I bet you might have come across this restaurant as it is located near the housing area, Saujana Impian. This place is the best choice for those who are a big fan of Ayam Percik. Don’t forget to try their special dish called Kerabu Kaki Ayam if you visit here.
Address: 10, Jalan Impian Murni, Taman Impian Murni, 43000 Kajang, Selangor,
Opening hours: 8.00 am – 10.00 pm