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Malaya

274 London Road | Restaurant, Benfleet SS7 5XR, England
+44 1268 755222
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closes in 9 min
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Malaysian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
274 London Road | Restaurant, Benfleet SS7 5XR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been first time but it will not be last time love the food and atmosphere. My wife friends recommended to us thank to her now we know this restaurant. We will be back definitely

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 60ayhanh
Reviewed 3 days ago

6 of use went between Christmas and new year and all I can say is, the restaurant is excellent, from the staff, who were very helpful in explaining everything on the menu, to the food and the cost. Would have no hesitation in returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MAZ1406
Reviewed 3 days ago

Just had our first visit and will certainly be going again. Very tasty and well cooked food that is served by pleasant staff. The portion size is good and dishes to suit all tastes. Would like to try many of the cocktails on offer but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OllieLady
Reviewed 3 days ago

Having never had Malaysian cuisine I was a bit apprehensive before going, how wrong I was! I had the beef rendang and it was incredible, full of flavor, spice without being over powering and a surprising citrus zing at the end. My only criticism would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Philta23
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing little restaurant. Tasteful, fresh, modern decor. Excellent staff and made you welcome as soon as you stepped in the door, despite every table filled. Happy to have a nice drink at the bar as we arrived early. Our waitress helped us with menu and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Timster42
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have tried this restaurant a coupe of times now recently, both times as a take away. The food is very tasty and well prepared but is somewhat pricey compared to the local competition. I was also a bit put off as there is no...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank childa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, we were very impressed with this restaurant, our first visit. We took our two children under 12 and they really loved the dishes. The waiter was very helpful, offering his own advice with choices and even offered us a taster of a particular dish...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank P3ZZ6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing little place in Benfleet. Food was brilliant, so flavoursome and presented beautifully. Staff were so so lovely, friendly and helpful. Cocktails were also very very good. Decor was beautiful. Would certainly recommend to anyone, and already have told quite a few about this restaurant!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rich K
Malayabenfleet, Manager at Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Rick for your lovely review, and for supporting our little restaurant. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit here. It was our pleasure to serving you all. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Malaya team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here about 6 times now always with our 7-year old daughter who loves the food here. Always very helpful & friendly. Excellent food to suit all tastes. A very unique menu, ingredients and flavors - love it! Cannot wait for our next visit!More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sheila F
Malayabenfleet, Manager at Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Sheila for choosing to eat at Malaya more times. We are glad to hear you always enjoyed your meal and our service. Your daughter is really lovely.We are looking forward to keeping you happy in the future, it is our pleasure. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited here with my family following recommendations. Have to say this is some of the best Asian food (not just Malaysian) in Essex and I base this on having sampled homemade Malaysia dishes as well as South East Asian food in Asia and Australia....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Katie B
Malayabenfleet, Manager at Malaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Katie for your lovely review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit here with your family. We always try our best to please as much people as possible, we will definitely do something about the step in the near future, so...More

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Bob R
3 November 2018|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do do takeaway but do not deliver.
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23 April 2018|
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Response from Dee H | Reviewed this property |
Hi it’s best to book
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$116
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 London Road | Restaurant, Benfleet SS7 5XR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Benfleet
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 755222
  • E-mail
Description
Malaysian restaurant Malaya Restaurant specialises in the traditional “Malay” unique style of cooking, what is a fusion of Malay, Indian, Chinese, Nyonya, Eurasians. You will find many eclectic dishes on the menu that are found in the diversity of Malaysian cuisine. This all helps create a special dining experience for all our guests and allows them to taste the exotic delights of one of Asia’s most enchanting countries.
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