Check Out These 7 Restaurants To Try Authentic French Cuisine In Klang Valley

As the French would say, bon appétit!

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1. Cocott' @ TTDI

As their name suggests, this homey authentic French Bistro serves hearty, soul-warming dishes in traditional cast-iron cocottes (also known as dutch ovens) - especially made to be indulged by sharing with your loved ones. 

Their spacious restaurant is made chic with modern-minimalistic furniture, while the ceiling-to-floor windows flood the space with ample natural sunlight - ensuring you a French dining experience in a casual setting. 

Address: Cocott',  1-1 Greens Terrace, Jalan Wan Kadir 3, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur.

Operating hours:
12.00pm - 3.00pm , 6.30pm - 10.00pm (Monday - Friday)
11.00am - 3.00pm, 6.30pm - 11.00pm (Saturday & Sunday)

Contact: +603-2712 4481

More info: WebsiteFacebook | Instagram

2. Nathalie Gourmet Studio

Located in Publika, expand your palate with Chef Nathalie's innovative, modern, French fusion cuisine - perfected over her 15-year culinary journey of organising fine dining events and cooking for renowned guests and diplomats.

Chef Nathalie was also named Outstanding Chef of the Year by TimeOut Magazine and is the winner of the Malaysia International Gourmet Festival. 

Nathalie Gourmet Studio, Unit A4-01-5, Solaris Dutamas, Jalan Dutamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operating hours:
10am - 11pm (Wednesday - Sunday)
*Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays.

Contact: +603-6207 9572

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3. Cafe Cafe @ Jalan Maharajalela

Bringing flavours of France to KL, this award-winning restaurant has been winning the hearts (and tummies) of many with their elegant French dishes since 2002.

With its contemporary decor that incorporates Parisian chic designs and tradisional French grandeur, you'll definitely feel like you're actually dining in the City of Lights itself. 

Cafe Cafe, 175, Jalan Maharajalela, Kampung Attap, 50460 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operating hours: 6pm - 12am (daily)

Contact: +603-2145 8141

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4. Topshelf @ TTDI

This contemporary French bistro entices patrons with tasty classic French cuisine and its casual setting of warm wooden furniture in a brightly lit dining space. While the menu is limited, Chef Christopher Yee definitely delivers on the flavours - using only the freshest quality produce and proper cooking technique. 

Keep on the lookout for their daily menu specials for the latest and exciting flavour combo this bistro has to offer. 

Address: Topshelf, 61, Lorong Rahim Kajai 13, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operation hours: 4am - 12am (daily)

Contact: +603-7727 7277

More info: Website | Facebook 

5. Maison Française @ Jalan Changkat

What's more romantic than an intimate French dinner in an old colonial bungalow? KL's finest French dining restaurant allures its patrons with some of the most authentic French dishes, fragrant homemade baked-goods, and an extensive wine list.

Ensuring you the crème de la crème of French flavours in Malaysia, Maison Francaise only uses top-quality ingredients, imported directly from France.

Maison Française, 5, Jalan Changkat Kia Peng, Kuala Lumpur, 50450, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operating hours:
11.30am - 11.30pm (Monday)
12.00pm - 3.00pm , 6.00pm - 11.30pm (Tuesday - Saturday)
11.30am - 3.30pm, 6.00pm - 11.00pm (Sunday)

Contact: +603-2144 1474

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6. Cafe Ame Soeur @ Bukit Jalil

This French-inspired boutique cafe in KL gives you the dining experience of a Victorian-age French royalty. From the fancy full-length mirrors, to the damask patterned wallpapers, to the crockery and cutlery that are guilded with gold, feasting at Cafe Ame Souer will transport you back to the French renaissance.

Their menu is made grand with a variety selection affordable French-inspired dishes, as well as a few fusion meals. However, their silky smooth crème brûlée here is said to not be missed!

Cafe Ame Soeur, No. 20, Jalil Link Block 2, Jalan Jalil Jaya 2, Bukit Jalil, 57000, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operating hours:
11.00am - 9.00pm (Monday - Thursday)
9.30am - 10.30pm (Friday - Sunday)

Contact: +603-8999 0738

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7. Yeast Bistronomy @ Bangsar

This popular joint in Bangsar has been gaining a loyal following since 2012 with their traditional French dishes, fresh breads, and decadent pastries.

Their bright yellow and homey restaurant mimics the humble bistros you would find in the streets of Paris - transporting you right into the heart of the City of Love. 

Yeast Bistronomy, 24G, Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar, 59100, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operation hours:
8.00am - 10.00pm (Sunday - Thursday)
8.00am - 10.30pm (Friday & Saturday)

Contact: +603-2282 0118

More info: Website | Facebook | Instagram

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