Malaysians who like to dine outdoor in the nature is thrilled as there is a BBQ restaurant located in the hills of Kampung Kemensah at Ampang.
This restaurant offers diners a one-of-a-kind dining experience outdoors. The nature of the restaurant allows you to soak your feet in a cool river while dining on Western-style grilled meats and Canadian lobsters here.
Founded by a nature-loving couple who wanted to encourage locals to get out into nature more, BBQ Lamb KL Kemensah has rustic dining tables and chairs set in a river for a back-to-nature experience in the city.
As for getting to this restaurant, those who have to balik kampung during festive seasons will have no trouble getting here. With roads that narrow into single lanes, and 2 bridges to cross, it’ll remind you of heading back to your own hometown for a hearty meal.
If you’re bringing along your adventure kakis, BBQ Lamb KL Kemensah has several sets on its menu, including Meat Set (RM150), with grilled duck, chicken, lamb, and beef to serve up to 3 people. You can get these dishes a la carte as well.
The Smoked Lamb Grill (RM30) is generously cut and served with herb rice that’s packed with flavours and topped with crispy onion to give the dish a Malaysian touch. And the Smokey Duck (RM30) has a nice, charred crust to its skin that pairs well with the dark and spicy sambal.
To amp up your dining experience even more, consider ordering the Lobster (RM120), which is imported from Sabah and Canada, depending on the catch of the day. It’s served whole and covered with lightly barbequed cheese.
Not to be left out is the Ikan Talapia Set (RM120), which is topped with crispy onions that add a crunch to the tender meat.
Besides, there are also complimentary cold treats that come with your meals. The teh-o is refillable and a great refresher. And the watermelon slices and evaporated milk with ice and agar-agar – which tastes just like bubble milk tea – are sweet desserts that will cool you off along as well.
There’s no other place in the city to experience dining in the river while feasting on such a decadent barbeque spread like BBQ Lamb KL Kemensah. Its unique concept feels like a fair nod to Malaysia’s best known treasures: nature and food.
So for all those nature lovers out there who are looking for a new foodie adventure, consider dropping by this restaurant for grilled meats and a getaway from the city.
Address: Jalan Taman Zooview, Kampung Kemensah, 68000 Ampang, Selangor
Opening hours: Sat-Thur 12PM-10PM | Friday 4PM-10PM
Telephone: 012-211 4100