Best Nasi Lemak in Johor Bahru (JB)

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One of the culinary wonders of Malaysia, it's no surprise that the beloved nasi lemak is the national dish of Malaysia. A popular breakfast dish traditionally consisting of steamed coconut rice, sambal, anchovies, peanuts and boiled egg, many versions of this hearty meal can be found offering spectacular sides such as rendang, cockles, squid, and the ever-popular fried chicken. Without further ado, scroll down for a list of some of the most amazing nasi lemak down south in Johor Bahru.

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    Warong Pokok Ceri Pork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21Alco free 9fb1f2c65edc2c1eaf4e8b24402d108dd33cc2bc71f0fb0022a54c3c390a66c8

    The many cars parked along the road indicate something good nearby. Hidden under a clump of leafy trees, Warong Pokok Ceri serves a really good traditional breakfast of nasi lemak with fragrant coconut rice, perfectly spiced sambal, and crispy fried chicken. A most perfect way to start the day. What more could you ask for?
    Tips

    Look out for the many cars parked around a junction, or key in its name in Google maps.

    Things to expect

    An all-time classic Malaysian breakfast.

    Best with

    Fried Chicken, Lontong

    Price

    RM2.00 to RM10.00

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    Warong Pokok Ceri View restaurant

    Jalan Dato Dalam, Bandar Johor Bahru,, 8000, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    +607-2277212

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    08:00AM—08:00PM
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    Golf takes up quite a heap of energy so before you head to the golf course for a swing and hit, a plate of Nasi Lemak will definitely do the trick. Located in the realm of The Els Club Desaru Coast, 261 Bar & Restaurant gives out a gives out an uplifting ambience while patrons dine comfortably in its stylish yet laid-back cabin-like interior. A breakfast fit for a rumbling tummy in the morn, their Nasi Lemak includes all from aromatic steamed rice cooked in coconut milk, chicken rendang, hard-boiled egg, sambal along with ikan bilis and kacang for a scrumptious filling meal.

    Tips

    Have a seat outdoors in the evening to catch the view of the sunset.

    Things to expect

    Huge umbrellas are prepared over outdoor seats.

    Best with

    Americano.

    Price

    RM12.00

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    261 Bar & Restaurant @ The Els Club Desaru Coast View restaurant

    No. 4, Jalan Danau, Desaru Coast, Desaru, 82200, Kota Tinggi, Johor
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    078780000

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    07:00AM—08:00PM
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    A staple dish not just for the country but for this particular area in Johor, Yellow Corner Nasi Lemak is a favourite among locals. Consistently producing the same delicious Nasi Lemak, you can see how they live up to their name. Choose from fried chicken, egg or anything else to go with the fragrant coconut rice for a truly satisfying meal.
    Tips

    A bright corner house and huge crowd indicates you’re at the right place.

    Things to expect

    Vibrant area serving delicious nasi lemak.

    Best with

    Fried Chicken.

    Price

    RM2.00 to RM5.00

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    Yellow Corner Nasi Lemak View restaurant

    Jalan Pinang 1, Taman Kota Kulai, 81000, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    08:00PM—12:00PM
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    Warung Zai Nasi Lemak (Kak Zai)Halal a81b201f94b2180a29928950eefa06850871fc85c2ba8fcb39753bdbcdfb49cfCertified
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    Having served nasi lemak for decades, you can expect nothing but excellence here. Choose from two types of sambal to spice up this dish of steamed coconut rice. The fried chicken - crispy on the outside yet moist and tender inside, is your perfect protein option.
    Tips

    A choice of sweet or spicy sambal is available.

    Things to expect

    Amazing nasi lemak and fried chicken.

    Best with

    Teh Tarik, Fried Chicken

    Price

    RM2.00 to RM7.00

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    Warung Zai Nasi Lemak (Kak Zai) View restaurant

    Low Piak, Taman Nira, 83000, Batu Pahat, Johor
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    0127570548

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    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    07:00AM—12:30PM
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    32 Melaka Nasi Lemak @ 777 Food CentreHalal a81b201f94b2180a29928950eefa06850871fc85c2ba8fcb39753bdbcdfb49cfCertified
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    Located in 777 Food Centre, you will easily spot this stall with the beeline of punters. Welcome to the humble stall of 32 Melaka Nasi Lemak where you will enjoy turmeric and pandan rice served with a side of aromatic and spicy sambal. Add on the fried chicken covered in a light, crispy batter and you have yourself a hearty true-blue Malaysian meal.
    Tips

    There might be a long queue.

    Things to expect

    Freshly prepared nasi lemak.

    Best with

    Fried Chicken Feet

    Price

    RM3.00 to RM10.00

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    32 Melaka Nasi Lemak @ 777 Food Centre View restaurant

    Restoran 777 Food Centre, Jalan Perkasa 4, Taman Ungku Tun Aminah, 81300, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    06:00AM—12:00AM
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