Top 5 must-try food trucks in Kuala Lumpur

Some of the best street food on wheels you'll find in KL.

Malaysia is no stranger when it comes to street food, in fact, KL has some of the best street foods in the form of Food Trucks which are constantly roaming the streets everyday.

Here are some of the top 5 food trucks you must try while in KL.

1. Honcho Pizza Parlour

Equipped with its very own wood-fired oven along with a shiny steel kitchen to match, Honcho bakes pizzas to a golden-brown perfection. The dough is freshly hand made and topped with just the right amount of tomato sauce and toppings to ensure a perfect balance of taste and man do they taste great!

Wood fired pizza in the making

They also have a line of pasta which covers everything from carbonara to squid ink spaghetti. A crowd favorite would be their Lamb Marinara which will leave you craving for it till the end of the world.

A bite of this and you’ll be hooked!
Do say hi to Martian Jodi while you’re there

What the foodies say ?


Crowd Favourites:

  • Lamb Marinara Pasta
  • Smoked Duck Pizza
  • Spicy Lamb Pizza


Location & Operating Hours:

Monday – Sunday: 8.00 PM- 2.00 AM

Location: Jalan SS 17/1a, Ss 17, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Tel: +018-221 2439


2. Guilty Pleasures


A food truck of guilty pleasures indeed, filled with cakes, cupcakes, brownies, cream puffs and the like. Homemade and freshly baked everyday, the cakes are moist and not too sweet, perfect for afternoon tea or after dinner dessert.

Butterscotch Pecan Haven, you’ll be coming back more

The Butterscotch Pecan Haven is their best seller, something you don’t see often in local cake shops and delicious on every level!

So guys, don’t just read about it, go over and pleasure yourself… through your taste buds.

Devil Food Cake is just sinfully delicious
Once in awhile they have new or seasonal items like this Chocolate Caramel Cake

What the foodies say ?


Crowd Favourites:

  • Butterscotch Pecan Haven
  • Devil Food Cake
  • Chocolate Cream Puff with Blueberry Cream Filling


Location & Operating Hours:

Wednesday – Saturday: 7.00 PM – 1.00 AM

Location: Moves around KL quite often.

Tel: +60178816734, +60122156734


3. My Bubu


Gourmet food from a food truck at affordable prices. Yes, you’ve read it right, My Bubu specialized in preparing dishes fit for classy restaurants without the burden of a hefty price tag. Furthermore, the ingredients they use are from 100% Halal Certified vendors.

Their beef ribs are irresistible

Their best seller, a generous chunk of tender, juicy and succulent beef ribs that will make your mouth water like paip bocor just by looking at it. Some say it’s the best ribs in town but legend has it that a bite of this is a bite of heaven itself.

Grilled Lamb Chop, hungry yet?
Beef Teppanyaki, better than your usual Subway

What the foodies say ?



Crowd Favourites:

  • Beef Ribs
  • Bubu Roast Chicken
  • Bubu Creamy Mushroom Baguette


Location & Operating Hours:

Monday – Sunday: 5.00 PM – 10.30 PM

Truck 1: TTDI Tun Mohd Fuad 3 (Opposite of RHB Bank)
Truck 2: Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, Sri Hartamas (Next to Petronas)

Tel: +6017-632 8993


4. The Backyard Chef 


Grilled sandwiches which BYC’s special homemade bread are truly delicious and certainly a bang for your buck. Their sandwiches makes the perfect fast food and a healthy alternative for those who are on the go. Simple, fast and efficient with taste to match.

BYC's Grilled Lamb Sandwich with its signature homemade bread
BYC’s Grilled Lamb Sandwich with its signature homemade bread

It doesn’t end there. BYC has a range of sides ranging from Chicken Chop and other western cuisines and to top it off, crispy fried sotong for those who got the ‘munchies’ syndrome.

Golden goodness
Golden goodness
Healthy and delicious
Healthy and delicious

What the foodies say ?


Crowd Favourites:

  • Grilled Beef Sandwich
  • Grilled Lamb Sandwich
  • Grilled Chicken Sandwich


Location & Operating Hours:

Monday – Sunday: 6.00 PM – 12.00 AM

Location: Moves around KL quite often.

Tel: +012-940 5460


5. AHRXpress

The AHR stands for Asrar Hadramawt Restaurant  which represents their main restaurant and base of operations.  Like most middle Middle-Eastern cuisines, their serving is big, and if you’ve not eaten for a week, this is the right meal for you.

Lamb Mandee, boleh kenyang sehari ni

If you want to start with their best, try their Lamb Mandee, sure jadi. The sauces and gravy not only intensifies the flavours but also somehow drives your appetite crazy. That being said, their line of kebabs isn’t any less delicious. Though small, they are packed with freshly ground meat and spice that is enough to make you question what you’ve missed all this time.

Small but oh so flavorful!
Chicken Mandee, if you’re REALLY hungry, get this

What the foodies say ?


Crowd Favourites:

  • Lamb Mandee
  • Mixed Mandee
  • Lamb Kebab


Location & Operating Hours:

Tuesday – Sunday: 6.00 PM – 12.00 AM (Operating hours vary)

Location: Jalan BK 5a/1, Puchong (Occasionally moves around KL)

Tel: +6019-333 8327


For more food trucks, head on over to one of the hotspots listed here.

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