In the midst of Kota Tinggi, Johor, there is a spectacular vast golf course that goes by the name of The Els Club Desaru Coast - “The Ocean” that comprises of three nine hole championship courses designed by Ernie Els himself. Aside from providing a green titanic course for golfers to swing, hit and engage, a variety of delectable yet affordable local and Western cuisine comes in handy at 261 Bar & Restaurant with Ernie’s PGA Tour record-breaking aggregate in the 2003 Mercedes Championship as the inspiration of its name. Adorned with a sophisticated twist of a cabin-style interior, 261 welcomes all to unwind comfortably along with a magnificent sunset view over the course.

From breakfast to desserts – this restaurant bar has prepared a range of scrumptious dishes to choose from. One can go a long way with their Nasi Lemak and Egg and Bacon Roll for breakfast, or their Bratwurst and Mash – a hearty simple dish of grilled German sausage, mashed potato, onion rings and a pool of onion gravy –  for mains. 

While soups, appetisers and salads are presented as starters to your meal, snacks and tapas are also available to those looking for light bites and a bite of their Ernie’s Burger along with The Els Club Sandwich are seamless for your burger and sandwich affair. Coming from the local section is their Char Siew Chicken Rice, Laksa Johor, Singapore Fried Bee Hoon and more.

For something a little sweet, go either for their Crème Brulee, Bread & Butter Pudding, Fresh Fruits Platter or Ice Cream. Accompany your meal with beverages from the bar that includes wine, champagne, bourbon, whisky, vodka, beer along with 261 Signature Cocktails. Non-alcoholic beverages such as juices, refreshers, coffee and tea are available as well.