Johor Bahru, a modernized land is full of fun activities and tasty eats. Our platform is dedicated to bringing you all things Johor Foodie. We’re proud to present the 10 Best Eats in Mount Austin, Johor Bahru. Ready? LETS GO!
1. Asam Pedas Anisofea
Indefinitely Asam Perdas Anisofea is our first pick for the best Mount Austin food. Locals consider this the holy grail of authentic Asam Pedas from Johor. The classic Asam Pedas are spicy and savoury, so pairing them with plain white rice makes for a unique dining experience. You can order Asam Pedas as a main dish or add side dishes to make it a complete meal. Asam Pedas Anisofea, Mount Austin’s best-known restaurant, is a must-visit.
2. Taj Banana Leaf
You guys already know why Banana Leaf Restaurant is so popular. This Banana Leaf Rice is a special treat for those who like to savor multiple dishes at once. Mutton Briyani and Chicken are also delicious, as they are fragrantly prepared with fragrant spices. Excellent service and clean space. The perfect spot to eat breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Yum.
3. Monga Fried Chicken
Mount Austin’s next best food is a fried chicken specialist that makes fried chicken so delicious you will return for more. Monga Fried Chicken is a Taiwanese restaurant that specializes in thick-cut, juicy chicken fillets. Monga Fried Chicken is a great place to go if you like XXL fried chicken cutlets. The chicken here has a thickness that measures 2cm. No kidding. There are four types of seasonings available here: The King, Hot Chick and Taiker, as well as CheeZ Signature. You can also find plenty of side dishes and bubble tea options in Monga.
4. Restoran Uncle Pou Wok
Let’s try street food for a moment. Uncle Pou Wok is known for its Hokkien Mee, which is fried with so many ‘Wok Shei’ that it’s hard not to order another plate. There are many stir-fried options available, including the Hokkien Mee which is a must-have. You can’t go wrong with the Sweet and Sour Pork, Yong Tau Foo and Salted Egg Bitter Gourd. If you want to enjoy delicious dishes close to home, this is the place to go.
5. JWC, The Factory 30
The Factory 30, also known as JWC (Just Want Coffee), is the next best spot for a’makan spot” in Mount Austin. JWC was established in 2014 by coffee lovers who love cafe hopping. It quickly rose to become the most popular cafe in JB, just a month after opening. JWC is known for its excellent coffee, great food and friendly atmosphere. It shouldn’t surprise you to see long lines at the weekend.
6. Patisserie De Charme
It’s impossible to have a complete meal without desserts. Patisserie De Charme is the perfect place to satisfy your sweet tooth if you are visiting Mount Austin. The desserts at this cafe are not only beautiful, but also delicious. It’s a win for our stomachs as well as our Instagram. The cakes are made with such precision that you will think twice about eating them. We foodies appreciate food and take photos before we eat it all.
7. Botak BBQ
Mount Austin’s humble stall offers all-things BBQ and is the next best place to eat. Botak BBQ is the name given to this stall by its owner and chef, who are bald. The BBQ dishes here are bold and spicy. You will need to follow a fairly structured process in order to taste their delicious barbecue fares. First, your order will be taken. Then you will be assigned a table at the stall. Next, you can relax and enjoy the BBQ food. Botak BBQ’s marination process for meats is intense and delicious. This is the stall you cannot get enough of in Mount Austin.
8. 22 Dul Dul Korean Fried Chicken Factory
If you are a careful reader, you will recall that the fried chicken recommendation we made is from Taiwan. We’re going to introduce you to Korean Fried Chicken this time, because that’s where the best fried chicken is. In 2015, 22 Dul Dul Korean Fried Chicken Factory was established. At that time, the wait time to get a table was approximately 45 minutes. This is still one the top fried chicken places in Mount Austin. Three main flavors are available for the fried chicken: Gangjeong, Garlic and Hot BBQ. Hot BBQ is our favorite, but you can try all three.
Whether it is Western style, Korean style, desktop style or Chinese style, all can be found in Mount Austin, and all kinds of entertainment can also be opened here!
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