Kuala Lumpur is a lively city with an abundance of amazing attractions and thrilling activities. It is also a thriving city that is filled with skyscrapers and tall buildings. Needless to say, the best way to truly enjoy the city is through a bird’s eye view!
If you are up for a dining experience that is out of the world (not literally!), there are a string of cool places you can visit in the city. From fancy restaurants to rooftop bars, you can find a wealth of these in KL!
Check out our top picks for memorable sky-dining experiences with spectacular views of the city:
Located at the tallest tower in Southeast Asia, Atmosphere 360 is the KL Tower’s signature restaurant. As the highest restaurant in the city, this place does not only provide scrumptious food to satisfy your palate. It also comes with a majestic view of the city’s skyline. On top of that, the floor revolves slowly to take you on a 360° ride!
Address: Menara Kuala Lumpur, No 2, Jalan Puncak, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2020 2121
Opening Hours: Daily, 11.30 am – 10.00 pm
Dinner in the Sky
Taking your dining experience to another level (literally!), Dinner in The Sky will take you up in the clouds. A gravity-defying culinary adventure, this unique restaurant offers a stunning unobstructed view of KL. Indulge in a luxurious three-course meal while being strapped and lifted by a crane. Feel your legs dangling 50-meters off the ground – it’s like dining whilst riding at a theme park!
Address: 231, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2282 6413
Sunday, Tuesday – Thursday: 5.00 pm – 10.00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 5.00 pm – 11.30 pm
Closed on Monday
Troika Sky Dining
A combination of a rooftop and a paradise for food lovers, Troika Sky Dining houses 5 different rooftop restaurants and bars. Nestled in the heart of KL, this is a to-go place for elevated dining. One of the eateries here is Fuego, a South American restaurant with the best terrace and stunning view of the city.
Address: Level 23a, Tower B, The Troika, 19, Persiaran KLCC, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2162 0886
Sunday – Thursday: 6.00 pm – 12.00 am
Friday & Saturday: 6.00 pm – 2.00 am
Marini’s on 57
Not only a luxurious Italian restaurant; Marini’s on 57 is also a fantastic rooftop bar and a whiskey lounge. Shoot up to the 57th floor of the Petronas Tower 3, it gives you a close-up view of the massive twin towers. On top of that, it features floor-to-ceiling glass windows that will leave you an awe-inspiring view of the city.
Address: 57, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2386 6030
Opening Hours: Daily, 5.00 pm – 12.00 am
Heli Lounge Bar
During the day, the rooftop on the 36th floor of Menara KH is a fully operational helicopter landing pad. By the evening, it transforms into Heli Lounge Bar. This extraordinary rooftop bar features a 360° magical view of the city centre – unobstructed by walls or windows! Visit for a drink during sunset and you will have one of the most picturesque memories in life.
Address: 34, Menara KH, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Bukit Bintang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2110 5034
Sunday – Wednesday: 5.00 pm – 12.00 am
Thursday: 5.00 pm – 1.00 am
Friday & Saturday: 5.00 pm – 2.00 am
Perched on the 59th floor of Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur, Vertigo is the latest addition to KL’s finest rooftop bars. In fact, it is the tallest hotel rooftop bar in KL offering a stunning, uninterrupted panoramic view of the city. Other than enjoying the view while sipping on your favourite cocktail, you also can indulge in fine-dining with the same amazing view at Horizon Grill – just one floor below the bar.
Address: Banyan Tree, Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2113 1822
Opening Hours: Daily, 5.00 pm – 10.00 pm
A luxurious bar in the city centre, SkyBar is one of the most well-known rooftop bars in KL. Located on the 33rd floor of Traders Hotel Kuala Lumpur, it features floor-to-ceiling glass windows with a majestic view of the nearby Petronas Twin Towers. This place is perfect for relaxing afternoon cocktails and more night-club vibes at night, with great music and a vibrant atmosphere.
Address: Traders Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Pinang, 50088 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603-2332 9888
Sunday – Thursday: 10.00 am – 1.00 am
Friday & Saturday: 10.00 am – 3.00 am
Sharing a meal and drinks with family and friends, indulge in mouth-watering food, with stunning views of the city – what could have been better than these? For more amazing dining experience, check out KKday now!
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