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Lai Po Heen

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Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2179 8885
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19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 14:30
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

They have quite good selections for buffet lunch. Or else, can go for Chinese Food. Love their dim sums a lot!!! For Durian lovers, don't miss to try their Durian Pancakes.

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Thank Noorhayati M
London, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a top notch Chinese restaurant with excellent food and service. The prices are high, of course, but you can safely come here knowing that you will be well looked after.

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Thank MLRNW3
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You could not ask for a better place to celebrate Chinese New Year than Lai Po Heen, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur. Shawn Ong and his colleagues are always making your visit enjoyable by providing excellence customer service. The food is always great and presented beautifully . The atmosphere is grand with various beautiful Chinese New Year decoration and tasteful setting.... More 

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Thank NganKY
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I took my family to this restaurant for lunch. The staff were very accomodating to the children in a really upmarket venue located at the Mandarin Oriental. The restaurant is located next to the Twin Towers so would make an excellent stop before or after the trip. The food was delicious - make sure you try the steamed custard buns.

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Thank Marc B
Sandton, South Africa
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We were here twice during our short stay in kl - because the food is outstanding, all dishes we got were perfect and the service was very friendly and super professional

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Thank Carsten L
Coventry, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Could not fault the quality of the food and service . Possibly the best duck we have ever eaten (half duck starter) , and the prawns and scallops in the mains again were excellent. Will return here on our next visit .

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Thank Djr444
France
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114 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Lai Po Heen is situated in the gorgeous Mandarin Oriental hotel in the center of Kuala Lumpur. It's one of the best if not the best Chinese restaurants in the city. Not so easy to get a table, think to book in advance. All that we ate, was great! Expensive! Suitable for a special occasion.

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Thank Marykar
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Service was always good. Food was excellent though super pricey. A lovely ambiance for work meetings and special occasions.

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Thank RoseBallerine
Frank S, General Manager at Lai Po Heen, responded to this review

Dear RoseBallerine Thank you for sharing your positive feedback with us on Lai Po Heen and greatly appreciate your compliments on our food, service and ambience of the restaurant which I look forward to share with our colleagues. We have also noted of your comment on the pricing and please allow us to share that our price is competitive and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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51 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

came here for their cny set menu. we opted for the individual set as there were only 4 of us. this place is one of the earliest place u can lou sang. during our service, we were served by Andrew. his service was excellent. he was very attentive. thumbs up Andrew. u really make your customer smile. food wise was... More 

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Thank JannChia
Frank S, General Manager at Lai Po Heen, responded to this review

Dear JannChia Thank you for your patronage at Lai Po Heen. We are glad to know that you enjoyed the fried rice, mango puree and the ambience of the restaurant and greatly appreciate your special recognition towards Andrew which I look forward to share with him as it will certainly motive him further to the highest level. We look forward... More 

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16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Good dining atmosphere with beautiful elegant setting Chinese restaurant. The open kitchen concept showcase the sanitary processes. I spent my Saturday brunch for dim sum here. Staffs were attentive to our needs and food are served fast. Steamed cod fish with scallop dumpling is yummy and Steamed prawn dumplings are really pleasing to the eyes, especially the gold luxurious touch... More 

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Thank Joelin W
Frank S, General Manager at Lai Po Heen, responded to this review

Dear Joelin W Thank you for sharing your feedback with us on Tripadviser and greatly appreciate your compliments on our colleagues’ service and ambience of the restaurant. We have taken note of your comments on the steamed bun and carrot cake served was not up to your expectations and rest assured that your feedback has been shared with our Chinese... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 14:30
Monday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2179 8885

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