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The Gulai House

The Datai Jalan Teluk Datai | Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
+60 4-950 0500
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef rendang” (23 reviews)
“wild boar” (4 reviews)
“curries” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
The Datai Jalan Teluk Datai | Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

The warm reception is mind blowing. The cultural night show and the fun I can’t forget. if i can get chance i will visit again.

Thank Mahi2010
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

What an amazing location!!! Located in d midst of jungle where it seems to be interacting with you while you done...Food is nothing great to talk about really but the ambience takes d cake so u don't mind...One has to be a nature lover to...More

Thank nomadsk
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Every time I visit Langkawi, I will come here for dinner. Beautiful setting and great food of course. This time we had braised lamb shank, charcoal grilled chicken (loved it! highly recommended), and mixed vegetable in coconut gravy. The host is professional yet down-to-earth. He...More

Thank Elehazel
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The food here are very expensive. We don't have any issue paying expensive food, but it was not really up to our expectation to what was served. The menu need to be revised again. Also, when we went there, we were served uncooked chicken, the...More

Thank h_michiko
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Absolutely brilliant Malaysian and Indian cuisine that is traditional with a contemporary twist and great ambience set amidst a rain forest

Thank The_Grumpster
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Absolutely gorgeous food. Very tasty and wonderful ambience. The staff were friendly and helpful. It was lovely.

Thank GillPhillips
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The staff was very accommodating and the food was fantastic. We did not finish our bottle of wine, and the staff made sure we could finish the same bottle at our dinner on the following night. Very thoughtful touch.

Thank Kristen G
Reviewed 25 September 2015

We came over from the nearby Andaman hotel to this restaurant set in the heart of pristine rainforest. We arrived as night was falling and the atmosphere was perfect. Staff helpful, ambience delightful and delicious food made for a perfect evening. Loved it!

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 21 September 2015

While our stay at The Datai, we had a dinner at Gulai. They had good options for vegetarian people like us. We tried same Malay dishes as well as Indian. Quantity of one of the dish was little while others were fine. Food was average...More

Thank RoohiPiyush
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Superb food, wonderful service from informative and friendly staff and a welcoming note on a large leaf for our return/second booking. Can't be faulted - eat here for real Malay and Indian food - don't order too much as the portion sizes are not small....More

Thank nigelgibbs1
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wayne a
is Carlos still the manager at the Gulai ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Datai Jalan Teluk Datai | Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi
  • Phone Number: +60 4-950 0500
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