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Nightlife in Kuala Lumpur

Bangsar and Mid Valley, TREC, Ampang, Petronas Twin Tower, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Zouk KL, Marini's on 57, Petaling Street, Jalan Alor, Pisco Bar and many more.

Experience the vibrant and energetic Kuala Lumpur Nightlife to add a new dimension to your exploration in Malaysia. Whether you are a fan of rooftop fine dining where you can soak in the sweeping views of the city or you are more of a socialist who prefers partying over anything else, the futuristic city of Kuala Lumpur has a wealth of opportunities to let you enjoy an eventful night. In addition to buoyant venues that are ideally designed for adult guests, there are also numerous amusing spots all across the city you can plan to visit with your family.

To enjoy an unusual combination of cocktails, dance, and music, nightclubs like Zouk KL and Jiro KL reign the Nightlife in Kuala Lumpur. And if you'd like to have your meal while enjoying a panoramic view of the city, Kuala Lumpur boasts venues like Atmosphere 360 and Dinner In The Sky. Furthermore, if you are on a vacation with your family, Aquaria KLCC and KL Tower are the most recommended places to visit in Kuala Lumpur at night. With such a diverse range of places and experiences, you cannot afford to have a dull night in Kuala Lumpur.
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Famous Nightlife Destination in Kuala-Lumpur

01

Petronas Tower

Petronas Towers is one of the most spoken about places to visit in Kuala Lumpur at night. Featuring an elevation of 452 meters this was the tallest development in the world before Dubai's Burj Khalifa took over. This 88 the storeyed building is a marvel that offers amazing views of the surroundings to the visitors both during the day as well as during the night.

A double-decker Sky Bridge conveniently connects the towers at the 41st and 42nd floor which further offers a bird's eye view of the city to the viewers. The 86th-floor giveså you a peek into the history of the building along with the tower’s spire view. The night view of the vibrantly lit city can be one of the most memorable experiences.

Also, to view the towers from the outside during the night time is much more spectacular as compared to the daytime as the towers are beautifully lit during the night hours.

Famous For:  Being the tallest building in the world from 1998 to 2004 and Being the tallest twin towers in the world till now

Location -
Concourse Level, Lower Ground, Kuala Lumpur City Centre

Timings –
9:00 am to 9:00 PM (Tuesday-Sunday). Closed from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm on Fridays. Last admission - 8:30 pm.

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KL Tower

Not only a recommended nightlife area in Kuala Lumpur but also one of the largest freestanding towers in the world, KL Tower is a must visit attraction if you are planning to spend an eventful evening with your family. This iconic landmarks, which is a communication tower, boasts a height of 420 meters and is best known for its observation deck that offers an extraordinary panoramic view of the entire city.

Apart from admiring and capturing the dazzling cityscape of Kuala Lumpur, you can also enjoy a premium dining experience at Revolving Atmosphere 360 Restaurant located within the tower. The tower also houses a theatre, an amphitheater, and souvenir shops to add more fun to your visit.

Location:
  Jalan Puncak, Off Jalan P. Ramlee, Kuala Lumpur City Centre

Timings
: 9 am to 10 pm

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Aquaria KLCC

A grand aquarium that guarantees some fun moments for people of all age groups by taking the spectators into the underwater world, Aquaria KLCC is an ideal spot to experience Kuala Lumpur nightlife. This aquarium occupies an area of nearly 60,000 sq ft, and features 5,000 exhibits where land bound and marine creatures can be witnessed.

Walk through a long underwater tunnel as various kinds of fish float above your head, catch feeding shows where you will get to learn some interesting facts about these sea creatures, and indulge in an immersive experience with sea cucumbers and starfish at Gene Pool. 

Location: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Complex, Jalan Pinang

Timings: 10 am to 8 pm

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Atmosphere 360 KL Tower

To experience the best of Kuala Lumpur nightlife, grab the opportunity to enjoy the pleasure of dining at this revolving restaurant which is located in the most iconic KL Tower. Whether you want to devote your evening to devouring Malaysian specialities or you wish to gorge on International cuisine, this restaurant serves the best of everything.

Savour the delicious food while gazing at the gorgeous cityscape of Kuala Lumpur which tends to become all the more fascinating at night. Since you are revolving at a slow pace, new vistas greet you every few minutes.

In fact, if you have to arrange a business meeting or you want to throw a grand celebration, Atmosphere 360 makes for a perfect venue!

Cost for Two: RM 420

Closing and Opening Time: 11:30 am to 11 pm

Location: Menara KL, Kuala Lumpur

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TREC

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 If you are looking forward to getting busy enjoying the nightlife in Kuala Lumpur, TREC is the largest entertainment centre in the city, is the most recommended venue.

Located in the centre of the city, this place is replete with various lounges, nightclubs, and restaurants. Enjoy a wholesome meal with your family and friends, take your loved one out on a dinner date, or hit a party venue with your group – TREC has best options in the city including the renowned names like Zouk, Avalon Club Lounge, Hacha Mecha and many more.  

Famous For
: Clubbing and dining venues like Zouk Bar and Meja Kitchen & Bar.

Timings
: Evening till after midnight

Location: 
436, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Entry Fee:
 RM18 to RM75 depending  on the night and event

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Ampang

Counted among the most dynamic places to visit in Kuala Lumpur at night, Ampang delivers an uninterrupted nightlife fun experience to locals as well as foreigners.

The area features a wide range of options in the form of award-winning rooftop bars and upscale lounges where one could be assured to spend an eventful night. Whether you are in the mood to dance or you want to indulge in a premium dine n wine experience, Ampang has plenty of ideal choices in the store. Bridge Bar, Canopy Lounge and Como Bar are some of the popular choices in Ampang.

Famous For:
A great collection of old and new restaurants and dance clubs which remain open till after midnight.

Timings: 
Evening till Late Night

Location: 
Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Changkat Bukit Bintang

Experiencing Kuala Lumpur nightlife is incomplete without visiting the popular Changkat Bukit Bintang. It is a street lined with a number of double story posh cocktail lounges, resto-bars, nightclubs, Irish pubs and so much more.

The place hosts plenty of live band performances, themed nights, international DJ music nights, standup comedy shows, open mic nights, gay-friendly parties, movie screenings, etc.

Famous For- Best Shopping and entertainment options along with vibrant nightclubs and restaurants

Location -
Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Timings -
Monday to Sunday - 10:00 am to 11:59 pm

Entry Fee -
Entry to Bukit Bintang is free. However, the clubs, bars, etc. here might charge an entrance fee.

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Zouk Club KL

If you wish to experience the flamboyant clubbing culture of Kuala Lumpur, then you must visit this nightclub that was rated to be number ten on DJ Magazine's list of hundred best nightclubs in the world. No doubt Zouk Club would be one of the best explored nightlife in Kuala Lumpur.

It has a huge dancefloor that reverberates through the hip hop beats and loud music. The club has splashes of grey and a fiery red hue to give the visitors a lively feel. Both international, as well as local artists, perform here on weekends to elevate the experience of the crowd.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: RM55 for ladies and RM65 for men.

Closing and Opening Time: Saturdays to Wednesdays from 5 pm to 11 pm.

Location: 36 Jalan Tun Razak, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, 50400.

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Lost World Hot Springs & Night Park

A nightlife area in Kuala Lumpur that is designed to effect smiles and amuse hearts, Lost World Hot Springs & Night Park is a theme park with numerous treats for visitors. This park has a great collection of activities and attractions that are not only entertaining but also imitate the culture and history of Malaysia.

 From catching some engaging live shows to exploring a range of animals at a night zoo and feeding them – there is no dearth of unique experiences here. Hot Spring & Spa, Flaming Percussion, Luminous Forest are some of the major attractions that will definitely keep you hooked.

Location: Sunway City Perak, Malaysia

Timings: 6 pm to 11 pm

Price: RM 75 per person

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Marini's on 57

Marini’s on 57 is another popular Kuala Lumpur nightlife places to be visited while exploring the city. It is an exclusive Italian ristorante set on Petronas Tower 3's 57th floor.

It is a perfect combination of a lounge, a bar and a restaurant where you can spend some quality time with stunning decor while enjoying the views of the surroundings through the glass walls.

Famous For- Being the highest rooftop bar, restaurant and lounge in Malaysia

Location -
Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur

Timings -
Monday to Thursday and Sunday - 5:00 PM - 1:30 AM, Friday and Saturday - 5:00 PM - 3:00 AM

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Petaling Street

Petaling Street is a shopper's heaven that transforms into a colourful and lively shopping place after the night falls.

It boasts hundreds of stalls that sell various kinds of items at quite cheap price tags. Visiting this place is yet another unique kind of a way to experience nightlife in Kuala Lumpur while exploring the city. Ranging from bags to clothes to watches to almost everything, Petaling Street sells it all.

Famous For - 
The prime shopping destination as  well as lot's of shops and stalls of good food

Location -
Jalan Petaling, City Centre, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Timings -
10:00 am to 9:00 pm. Some Stalls open early in the morning while some restaurants and food stalls keep open till midnight.

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Jalan Alor

Tucked away amidst the city's bustling streets, Jalan Alor in Kuala Lumpur's hidden gem renowned for its popular street food quite well-known among the locals.

In contrast to the 5-star hotels and high-end places, Jalan Alor boasts some delicious meat meals and delicious seafood which is both lip-smacking and cheap.

 Watch out for Chinese lanterns and signboards with fluorescent colour to ensure that you've reached the street. The place is well-lit during the nighttime with Chinese lanterns giving it a Chinese cultural vibe.

Famous For- Great street food for satisfying your cravings in very less budget.

Location -
Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Timings -
From Morning - Midnight. Peak Hours - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

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Pisco Bar

One of the vibrant most renowned nightlife places to visit in Kuala Lumpur, The Pisco Bar is a posh place for you to visit and experience the Kuala Lumpur nightlife. The pub features a trendy crowd who are seen enjoying the music, cocktails and bar services.

 To get the real taste of Kuala Lumpur’s vibrant and lively nightlife one has to visit this place and groove to the music of the best DJs of the city right up to the wee morning hours.

This spot also a much-preferred one for movie screenings, social gatherings, product launches, and fashion shows.

Famous For- 
One of the best Spanish bars in Kuala Lumpur with a chic ambience which you will love.

Location -
29, Jalan Mesui, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur

Timings -
5:00 pm to 1:00 am (Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays), 5:00 pm to 2:00 am (Wednesdays), and 5:00 pm to 3:00 am (Fridays and Saturdays)

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The Row

Willing to experience the vibrant Kuala Lumpur nightlife, you must make plans to visit and explore The Row. Also popularly known as the Asian Heritage Row, this is a renowned nightlife district that has been transformed into a host of vibrant and stylish bistros, cafes, restaurants, and event venues.

The row is one of those popular places to visit in Kuala Lumpur at night that offers a combination of unique events, European cuisines, and local cuisines along with LIVE music.

Famous For-  Good European and Local Cuisine along with live entertainment

Location -
22-64, Jalan Doraisamy, Chow Kit, 50300 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Timings -
9:00 am to 12:00 am

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The Iron Fairies Club

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This is one of the best places to enjoy a hip and happening nightlife in Kuala Lumpur that has been designed by Ashley Sutton, who is the British racing driver.

It is one of the largest bars in Kuala Lumpur with appealing décor and detailed furnishings along with a secret room for the couples. You can also enjoy here signature cocktails and lip-smacking delicacies to satiate your hunger. During the weekends you can also witness here live performances, and you can enjoy techno tunes.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: RM55 for ladies and RM65 for men.

Closing and Opening Time: Saturdays to Wednesdays from 5 pm to 12 am.

Location: H-G-06, 438 Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Wicked at W

This is the largest nightlife destination in Asia that will offer you the ultimate party experience through its huge dance floor, LED screens, cutting edge laser lights and state of the art sound system. You can also be a part of the upbeat musical events that are organized regularly in this bar, giving you a glimpse of the Kuala Lumpur nightlife.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: RM55 for ladies and RM65 for men.

Closing and Opening Time: Sundays till Tuesdays 10 pm.

Location: Level 12, W Kuala Lumpur, 121 Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.

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Best Clubs in Kuala-Lumpur to Party

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Dragonfly.KL

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Get ready to have the best of Kuala Lumpur nightlife experience by shaking your legs on the heart-pounding music played by the DJ's at this rocking bar. It has bagged many awards like DJ Mag and mondo*dr Awards for its lively ambience, evocative décor and best collection of wines. It also has a private space for couples to have some unforgettable moments together.

Closing and Opening Time: Saturdays till Wednesdays 9 pm- 3 am.

Location: Naza Tower at Platinum Park 10 Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur.

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Kyo KL

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With the presence of the great nightlife destinations in Kuala Lumpur such as Kyo KL, you can always have something to schedule for midnight fun. Let your tongue taste some of the finest cocktails, start twirling and swaying around midnight, and do not stop dancing until the sun is about to interrupt.

 Decorated with an air of minimalism, Kyo KL finds its name among the top nightclubs in the city of Kuala Lumpur. As for music, you will get to enjoy some unlistened hip hop and R&B tracks that will definitely bring you in a cheery mood.

Besides, if you have an important event coming up, you can book this fantastic place to make it your private party den for a night!

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee
: Starts from RM 80

Closing and Opening Time
: 11 pm to 5 am

Location
: Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

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KX Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is known for its modern and exotic lifestyle, skyscrapers, nightclubs, world-class cuisines, and buzzing nightlife, and the KX Kuala Lumpur offers all in one place. It offers a brand new luxury Night Club experience in the heart of the city.

It is a fun and magnetic dine-in club with numerous nocturnal lights, disco and cocktail lounges nestled atop a high-rise building. This prime location club with a high-end luxury club concept is a great place to experience Kuala Lumpur Nightlife.

Location: KX, Jln Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Timings: 10 PM to 04:00 AM, Wednesday to Sunday and closed on Monday and Tuesday every week.

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Le Noir

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Le Noir is a famous Kuala Lumpur nightlife spot where everything from food and beverages to music and ambience is top-notch. 3 different storeys of the building present 3 dissimilar worlds of nightlife in Kuala Lumpur.

Whether you want to hit a night club and dance the night away, relish some mouthwatering dishes from multiple cuisines, or savour the taste of some classic hard drinks – Le Noir has got it all under and over one roof.

Whenever you feel like breathing in some fresh air, there is a rooftop lounge letting you enjoy a 360—degree panoramic view of Kuala Lumpur bathing in the city lights.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: No Available

Closing and Opening Time: 5 pm to 4 am

Location: Trec KL, Jalan Tun Razak

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Jiro KL

After extensive sightseeing experiences in Kuala Lumpur, you deserve a night filled with fun dancing and music, which you can assuredly experience at Jiro KL. With 2 full-service bars in addition to futuristic lighting and a DJ console, Jiro KL is the place you need to make your night in Kuala Lumpur an affair worth remembering.

Setting the benchmark for other night clubs in the city to follow, this upscale party venue is best known for the matchless tracks that are played here by DJs that are invited from different corners of the world.

Happening acts and energetic live music performances create a perfect aura for the guests to celebrate their nights merrily.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: Starts from RM 60

Closing and Opening Time: 5 pm to 3 am

Location: Jalan Telawi, Kuala Lumpur

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Rooftop Bars in Kuala-lumpur

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Sky Bar

The Sky Bar is an amazing place to experience the popular Kuala Lumpur nightlife. This cocktail lounge is nestled on the Traders Hotel's 33rd floor which offers excellent views of the surroundings.

Visiting this place you get to dance to the fine techno beats while enjoying a concoction which is a popular offering of the venue. On the weekdays the bar offers Happy Hours and plays soft music for the visitors. You must know one of the highly recommended nightlife in Kuala Lumpur is Le Noir.

Famous For-  Providing you with great food and cocktails as well as the fantastic view of  Petronas Tower and Ampang Hills 

Location -
Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Kuala Lumpur 50088, Malaysia

Timings -
10:00 am to 3:00 am (Friday and Saturday), 10:00 am to 1:00 am (Sunday to Thursday)

Entry Fee -
MYR 200 for two without alcohol


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Mai Bar

A chic bar with grand views of Kuala Lumpur skyline – Mai Bar is one of the most sought after nightlife spots in the city. Perched on the 30th floor of Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, this upscale bar is spacious and also has an infinity edge pool adding to its lively atmosphere.

 From lighting to seating, everything complements the funky ambience of the bar. In addition to a wide selection of hard and soft drinks, the music played here is top-notch.

Various resident and guest DJs will compel you to lose yourself on their groovy beats. If you are visiting Kuala Lumpur with your friends, this place should be there on your checklist.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: RM 150

Closing and Opening Time: 12 pm to 2 am

Location: Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, Kuala Lumpur

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The Heli Lounge Bar

Spend a colourful evening here, and you will find it hard to pick the best feature of the bar if you were to choose between the concept, selection of drinks, and views. A helipad in the day and a night bar at night, this bar is something unique and intriguing.

Though the rooftop serves as a bar, the floor beneath is a lounge featuring state-of-the-art interiors. The aeronautical theme of The Heli Lounge Bar makes things interesting for visitors as everything from DJ console to the booth, everything takes inspiration from aircraft.

Drink into the magical sunset views, watch the city's buildings light up and surrender your senses to the beauty of the evening.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: RM 105

Closing and Opening Time: 5 pm to 12 am

Location: Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

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Stratosphere at The Roof

If the plan of savouring some excellent cocktails at a grass-covered helipad sound great to you, let this place make one of your evenings in Kuala Lumpur a memory to cherish.

With a laid back ambiance with comfortable yet sophisticated setting and a wide range of drinks, this place is a temptation in itself.

The 360-degree panoramic views of the illuminated city add to the appeal of this classy bar. You can combine this experience with a crazy dance session at Play Club and fine dining at Signature.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee: RM 90

Closing and Opening Time: 6 pm to 2 am

Location: Bandar Utama, Malaysia

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Luna Bar Rooftop

Sitting on the top of the 34th floor of the Pacific Regency Suites, feeling the cool flowing breeze while sipping on your favourite chilled cocktail is what you can enjoy doing at the Luna Bar.

The Luna The bar is one of the quite popular places to visit in Kuala Lumpur at night offering a swimming pool, an indoor restaurant, a long bar as well as an alfresco lounge space all offering a panoramic view of the surroundings. 

This place is an ideal one to sit, relax and enjoy a conversation with some fine music.

Approx Cost for two/Entry Fee - Cover charge - RM50 (including one drink) on the weekends after 11:30 pm.

Location -
KH Tower, Jalan Puncak, Kuala Lumpur,

Timings -
5:00 pm to 1:00 am (Monday to Thursday and Sunday), 3:00 pm to late night (Fridays and Saturdays)

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Places to eat in Kuala Lumpur at Night

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Dining in the Dark

While in Kuala Lumpur you have to experience the Kuala Lumpur nightlife at the Dining in the Dark. This marvellous place allows you to have an incredible journey where you get to test your taste buds in absolute darkness.

You can enjoy a hearty four-course meal here with your loved ones and carry back memories that would last for a lifetime.

Location -
Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.

Closing and Opening Time -
6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

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Plane In The City

The Plane In The City is one of the most popular places to visit nightlife in Kuala Lumpur. A dinner experience here is what you'll remember for a lifetime. A perfect spot for a dinner date, this place allows you to gaze out of an airplane window and relish a fine three-course meal prepared by the best professionals.

One actually gets to choose between First Class, Economy Class, and Business Class which further adds on special perks to the entire package.

Location -
231, Bukit Bintang Street, Imbi, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Timings -
4:00 pm to 11:30 pm except on Mondays

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Dinner In The Sky Malaysia

Make some everlasting memories with your loved ones by spending an evening enjoying a delightful dinner at Dinner In The Sky; one of the finest places in Kuala Lumpur to visit at night.

If you are wondering what is unique about the experience of dining here, you will be suspended 50 meters above the ground on a platform where you will be feasting on a three-course meal while enjoying a spectacular view of the city.

Imagine being able to take in 360—degree views of Kuala Lumpur while gorging on scrumptious food – sounds exciting, no?

Cost for Two: Starts at RM 740

Closing and Opening Time: 5 pm to 10 pm

Location: Bukit Bintang Street, Kuala Lumpur

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Troika Sky Dining

Enjoy Nightlife in Kuala Lumpur with a touch of lavishness – take your loved one out on a romantic dinner date at Troika Sky Dining. With Cantaloupe offering the best of Italian and French flavors, Strato featuring a refined dining space and an extensive menu, and Claret with a sophisticated range of cocktails, Troika Sky Dining will spoil you for choice.

 While sophisticated interiors and lovely ambiance of the restaurants enhances your mood, there is a cluster of high-rise buildings, adorning the skyline of the city, visible from its angled windows that are stretched from floor to ceiling of Cantaloupe.

Cost for Two
: RM 240

Closing and Opening Time: 6 pm to 12 am

Location: The Troika, Kuala Lumpur

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Night Markets in Kuala-Lumpur

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Fiesta Nite Thursday Market at Plaza Mont’ Kiara

 It will not be an exaggeration to say that you have not truly experienced nightlife in Kuala Lumpur if you have not spent an evening on a shopping spree at Fiesta Nite Thursday Market. A well-organized, upscale night market with lots of treats for all types of shoppers, this market comes to life every Thursday afternoon with the influx of both tourists and locals, and goes on until midnight.

 The atmosphere of this marketplace turns all the more wonderful during festive seasons. Also, there are numerous excellent restaurants and cafes nearby just in case you need to revive the energy you lost on shopping.

The Highlight of the Market: The market features approximately 80 stalls where you could find some fine varieties of fruits, flowers, cosmetics, clothes, and even imported goods.

Location
: The Courtyard, Plaza Mont' Kiara, 2, Jalan Kiara, Kuala Lumpur

Timings
: 3 pm to 10 pm

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Kampung Baru Sunday Market

Spending a few hours of your weekend in Kuala Lumpur strolling this vibrant street sounds like a perfect plan. Be it traditional Malay apparel or books or DVDs, all the things available here are sold at either reasonable prices or ridiculously low prices.

 But when it comes to tourists, the major reason for them to visit this market is to try the authentic Malay food here. If you plan to visit this market, nasi campur, satay, and rojak are some of the items you will love trying.

The market comes into action on Saturday evening and remains open till after midnight when it is Sunday already, which is probably why it is a Sunday Market.

A Highlight of the Market: This is an old market established in 1899, and is highly recommended if you are planning to buy some traditional Malay items or apparel.

Location: Jalan Raja Muda Musa, Kuala Lumpur

Timings: 6 pm to 1 am every Saturday

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Taman Connaught Night Market

If you are in Kuala Lumpur, you can even turn your Wednesday into a fun day by hitting this marketplace in the city known as Taman Connaught Night Market. It is a 2 km long street market with approximately 700 stalls line up on both sides, selling clothes, fashion accessories, books, handicrafts and much more.

It is also an excellent place for gastronomes to indulge their taste buds in a purely Malay food experience, as there are uncountable food hawkers selling delicious snacks and meals at inexpensive rates.

The highlight of the Market
: In addition to low-priced goods, great local food, and a pulsating atmosphere.

Location: Jalan Cerdas, Taman Connaught, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Timings: 5 pm to Midnight

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Kasturi Walk in Kuala Lumpur

This feisty nightlife area in Kuala Lumpur is another option of an open-air market for you in the city that operates during all the days of the week.

A pedestrian walkway bustling with people from all walks of life, this market is a paradise for budget shopping as you can find handbags, clothes, souvenirs, etc. at pretty low prices. And if you are good at bargaining, all the more power to you! The market also enjoys fame among foodies, as you can find several options to try locals snacks and fruits here. 

A highlight of the Market
: A wide range of reasonably priced goods and proximity to some iconic landmarks.

Location:
Jalan Kasturi

Timings
: 10 am to 9:30 pm

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Kuala-Lumpur Nightlife for Kids & Families

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Bangsar and Mid Valley

Once you reach Bangsar and Mid Valley, you will be spoilt for choice irrespective of whether you are here for partying or to feast on some delicious dishes from Malaysian and International cuisines.

Trendy eateries delivering a wonderful wine and dine experience, swish venues for energetic parties, and bars where you could try a diverse collection of drinks – you will run out of time but not places to try. Pubs, nightclubs, restobars, and cafes dot the geography of this area and make it a fast-growing nightlife area in Kuala Lumpur.

Famous For: Gravity Club and Mazze Bistro & Lounge located here are some of the best among Kuala Lumpur nightlife venues.

Timings: Evening till late after midnight

Location: Bangsar 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Symphony Lake Water Show

Kids love fountain shows, and so do adults, especially when the show is as captivating as Symphony Lake Water Show. A beautifully designed spectacle in the middle of the city, this fountain show features dozens of fountains pushing waters from the artificial lake in the air with colorful lights enhancing its charm.

This extraordinary dance of lights and water is spellbinding, bringing in locals and tourists alike to catch the sight after sunset, and making it one of the most popular places to visit in nightlife in Kuala Lumpur. With Petronas Town Towers and other magnificent buildings illuminated in the backdrop, this fountain show becomes a sight to behold and, of course, capture to get some unusual frames of the city's skyscrapers.

Location: KLCC, Kuala Lumpur

Timings: 8 pm to 10 pm

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Merdeka Square

Merdeka Square in Kuala Lumpur's massive lush green field with dense greenery and hoisted right in the center lies the high risen Malaysian flag. It was back in time, renowned as the Selangor Club cricket pitch. Merdeka Square has turned out to be quite a popular tourist hangout destination in Kuala Lumpur ever since Jalan Raja has closed at night.

The public here can adore structures like Sultan Abdul Samad Building which are artistically lit. The Kuala Lumpur tower is also lit using a wide range of colors on various occasions. Each night, the public is seen drawn to Merdeka Square and make the place much like a picnic spot.

Location -
Situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

Timings -
Monday to Sunday - 8:00 am - 11:59 pm. Merdeka Square Night Light Show starts at 9:00 pm.

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Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Nestled in Bukit Bintang district, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur is a massive shopping center. Boasting over 550 retail outlets, this place is no less than a shopper's heaven where you can shop till you drop!

It also features some fine eateries and restaurants where you can stop by when exhausted hopping from one store to another.

Location -
Bukit Bintang district, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Timings -
10:00 am to 10:00 pm

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KLCC Park

KLCC Park is a tourist attraction that has been designed to add a treat of lush greenery surrounding the Lake Symphony, a manmade lake, Nestled around the Petronas Towers, this park is spread in an expanse of 50 acres.

This place showcases water shows and water fountains on a regular basis. Apart from this, the park also features waterfalls, a walking track, sculptures, a playground, and over 1900 trees.

Location -
Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Timings -
10:00 am to 10:00 pm

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Fireflies Night Cruise

An offbeat activity which will completely cut you off from the usual night-time atmosphere of Kuala Lumpur and take you to one of the best places to visit in nightlife in Kuala Lumpur. This cruise tour is indeed an opportunity to ornament your memory lane and bless your eyes with the sight of thousands of illuminating fireflies.

This activity is a must try for those who'd like to spend an evening trying something soothing rather than being in crowded places. As you slowly cruise on the calm waters of the river from Kuala Selangor, you can witness these bright creatures dotting the mangroves on the banks.

Some packages also combine dining experience with this tour, which is a great idea to make this event a cherished experience.

Location: Kuala Selangor, Malaysia

Timings: 8 pm to 10:30 pm

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  1. What are the best night clubs and bars in Kuala Lumpur for couples?

    1. Marini’s on 57- A popular nightlife in Kuala Lumpur, which is a perfect combination of a bar, lounge and restaurant. From inside the stunning décor of you can enjoy quality time gazing at the stunning aerial view of the surroundings.

    2. Pisco Bar - For a posh nightlife experience hit this vibrant pub which is always teeming with trendy party animals, excellent bar service and lively music. It is also a great venue for product launches, social gatherings and fashion shows.

    3. Sky Bar - Whether you wish to dance to the fine techno beats or sit on a couch with a glass of concoction and listen to soft music, Sky Bar is an amazing place to unwind your blues.

    4. Club Kyo KL - Taste some fine cocktails, soak into the midnight vibe and dance to the electric beats of hip-hop music in Club Kyo KL. If you have an important event around the corner you can book this party den which lists among the best in the city.

    5. The Box - The unique feature of The Box is its weekly themed nights viz. The Sweatbox, Taboo etc. and eclectic vibes of mixed genres of rock music. As you sip in your favourite drink you can enjoy stunning views of Petronas Twin Towers and Kuala Lumpur Tower.

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  2. What are the best places to eat in Kuala Lumpur at night with friends?

    1. Atmosphere 360 KL Tower- The revolving restaurant in this iconic tower of Kuala Lumpur offers you a unique opportunity to dine on delectable Malay cuisines and other global platters and be greeted with new vistas after momentary intervals.

    2. Kedai Makanan Nam Chun- If you are looking for freshly cooked brunch of diverse taste at affordable prices, head no further than this dainty kopitiam (local cafeteria) in Lucky Gardens. Some of their signature dishes are Hainanese Chicken Rice, Kon-Loh (dry flat rice noodles) and Pork Noodles.

    3. The Brickyards at Little India- The best place in Kuala Lumpur where authentic Indian delicacies are served. Visit the South Indian curry houses where you will be served rice with daal and curries doling around it on a banana leaf in a conventional manner.

    4. Oversea Restaurant- Oversea Restaurant is fairly deemed the best Chinese restaurant in Kuala Lumpur for the wide variety of sumptuous platters. Dishes such as Steamed Silver Catfish and Stir Fried Lily Bulbs and Lotus Roots are usually served with steamed rice.

    5. Shangri La- Late night eating is an indispensable part of Malaysian epicurean culture and if you want to experience such pleasure in person hit this spot once during your trip. It is basically a 30 year coffee shop which has earned fame for their signature Bak Kut Teh (meat bone tea).
  3. Do night clubs in Kuala Lumpur have an age-limit?

    Yes, night clubs and pubs in Kuala Lumpur have certain age limits for guests. You have to be above 21 years. Some of the clubs have set the age limit for smoking and drinking as 21 years while some others have set it at 18 years. To enjoy Kuala Lumpur nightlife to the fullest, it is safe to bring your valid ID proof for verification by the authorities.

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  4. What is the best time to visit Kuala Lumpur?

    If you want to experience the much talked about nightlife in Kuala Lumpur in a settled climate, the months between May and July are the best for that. The climate at this time of the year is dry with clear blue sky and windy environment. Kuala Lumpur experiences a humid climate almost round the year and there is intermittent rainfall.

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  5. Which are the best night markets in Kuala Lumpur?

    1. Taman Connaught Night Market: An extremely popular night market among all the visitors, offers 700 shopping stalls stocked with low-cost clothing, books, handicrafts, apparel, and household items to provide tourists with a once-in-a-lifetime shopping experience, as well as the best nightlife in Kuala Lumpur.

    2. Jalan Alor Street Food Night Market: Right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, it is a foodie's paradise for both locals and tourists. To have a better experience and enjoy the food and nightlife, go in the evening when the temperature drops.

    3. Kampung Baru Night Market: The best avenue for a great night out and exploring the local market stalls to buy traditional Malay apparel, such as the sarong, baju kurung, songkok, as well as traditional jewellery, handicrafts, clothes, and household items, and much more at affordable prices.

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  6. What are the best things to buy from night markets in Kuala Lumpur?

    1. Batik Fabric and Songket Clothes: This lovely Malay traditional cloth is a must-have for yourself and your loved ones, as it is a classic piece made from silk and gold threads woven together along with threads of other materials.

    2. Street Food: The night markets are brimming with exotic food and lights, thanks to their famous nightlife and exotic surroundings of the city. Enjoy all of the luscious cuisines and bring home the famous Durian Chocolates, candies, and snacks for everyone.

    3. Tea and spices: Enjoy Malaysia's famous and original tea flavours, as well as traditional Malay spices that are pre-cooked and concentrated into a thin paste made from ground fresh spices. All the aromatics and seasonings are made from natural ingredients that are easily available at local markets.

    4. Handicrafts: Many home decor and handwoven handicrafts goods are available at reasonable prices in the nightlife markets. Cookware and a variety of other products and shops can be found in street lanes.

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  7. Can we get local buses or transportation facilities in Kuala Lumpur at night?

    The best mode of transportation if you are out to experience Kuala Lumpur nightlife is to avail the city’s taxi service which operates round the clock. Local buses may not be available late at night. However, the last train from KLIA transit starts at 1am.
  8. What is the famous street food to try in Kuala Lumpur?

    Street food in Kuala Lumpur is as exotic and attractive as the city's nightlife. You cannot afford to miss out on its famous dishes such as Satay, Nasi Lemak, and Rojak, which is a local salad made of pineapple, jicama, cucumber, and green mango. Furthermore, the Asam Laksa at Jalan Hujan Rahmat is a must-try.
  9. Is alcohol available in Kuala Lumpur?

    For boozers, nightlife in Kuala Lumpur is an experience to cherish for a lifetime. Although an Islamic nation, Kuala Lumpur permits selling of alcohol to the non-Muslims and the county records the highest alcohol consumption in Malaysia.

    You can buy alcohol from most of the supermarkets in Malaysia but at duty free as it is second highest taxed in the country. However, beer and wine are available in the Chinese and other Westernised restaurants, bars and clubs.
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