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dined on Sat, 12 Jan 2019

We went there based on the reviews. Service was good. Food was okay . Depending on the dishes you order, serving size differs. It was still good to share between the two of us. ( we had chicken rendang, prawn kerabu, kang kong & rice). However, they did not have any 'local' M'sian drinks. Just the usual wine etc . Overall its a nice place to dine. Spacious restaurant. We do plan to go there again to try the fish curry and some different dishes.

dined on Thu, 20 Dec 2018

Great food and atmosphere as always. Can’t beli how busy the place is and how quickly the food comes out. Been here many many times and it never disappoints.

dined on Mon, 17 Dec 2018

Been going to Malaya for years The food is consistently great and serviceakso
Hi Traci, Thank you for your feedback. We are thrilled to hear we have delivered on consistent food and service on your many visits to us over the years. Thank you for your continued support. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Kind regards The Malaya Management Team
Restaurant The Malaya responded on Wed, 19 Dec 2018

dined on Tue, 11 Dec 2018

Food very tasty and generous portions. A great business lunch venue.
Kristy M

dined on Sun, 2 Dec 2018

Favourite restaurant in Sydney
Thanks Kristy!
Restaurant The Malaya responded on Wed, 5 Dec 2018

dined on Fri, 30 Nov 2018

Service has always been beautiful. Food is lip smacking as always!
Hi Varun, Thank you for your feedback. What a wonderful review! We are so pleased you had an amazing dining experience with us. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Kind regards The Malaya Management Team
Restaurant The Malaya responded on Wed, 5 Dec 2018

dined on Fri, 23 Nov 2018

The Malaya never disappoints with their fresh produce and beautifully spiced curries. Great cocktails, wine and a beautiful view of the harbor also accompany their food. The manager is very attentive with us.

dined on Fri, 16 Nov 2018

Wet nice but expensive

dined on Wed, 14 Nov 2018

One of the best Malaysian Cuisine restaurants I have visited across the globe. Great signature dishes and a very attentive manager I must say
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1) Valentines Day Banquet Menu $65pp

For Valentines Day dinner our wonderful team of chefs has put together two outstanding Banquet menus for diners to choose between, both sure to win over your special someone’s heart. There is both a standard and a vegetarian option, with both menus requiring a minimum of 2 guests. The cost is $65.00 per person, or $100.00 per person if you would like to add matching wines. Children up to 12 years old will be served a Children’s Menu for $35 per child. For those who would prefer an earlier meal we are offering a fantastic Early Lovebird special. This applies to bookings from 5.30pm and are required to be vacated by 7.30pm. The cost is $55.00 per person, or $85.00 per person with matching wines. All reservations are required to provide credit card details to secure the booking. **Please note we will only be serving the Valentine’s Day Banquet Menus for dinner. Our full a la carte menu will be available only for lunch service only. No changes will be available to the Valentine’s Day Banquet menus. Please advise us of all dietary requirements 48 hours prior to your reservation. We will do our best to accommodate requests, although this cannot be guaranteed.** Booking Policies: Full cancellation of a reservation or a reduction in the number of seats reserved is welcome by 5pm, Monday 5th February - please call us on 02 9279 1170 to make amendments to your booking. Past this date, an amount of $65.00 per person will be deducted from the credit card on file for full cancellation or reduction in numbers.
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About The Malaya

A night of spice... For over 50 years, The Malaya has been serving up dishes that test taste buds with authentic spicy dishes based on traditional south east Asian cuisine. And judging from the groups of corporate diners and holidaygoers who crowd the Malaya's steeland-glass interiors day after day, they are clearly doing something right. Think you can handle chilli? See how spiceresistant you really are by putting your palate to the test with the 'extra hot' sambal. Located in Darling Harbour, the restaurant not only promises astonishing food but stunning sweeping waterviews in a contemporary and welcoming setting. Signature dishes include the spanner crab san choy bow for entrée and the delicious Duck Perchik for main. No matter what you choose you’re in for a real treat when you dine at The Malaya. Best dish: Duck Perchik

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