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The Origin

No 8 Jalan 1/67B | Off Jalan Mengkudu, Ampang 55000, Malaysia
+60 3-4253 5388
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“brown rice” (3 reviews)
“chia seeds” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No 8 Jalan 1/67B | Off Jalan Mengkudu, Ampang 55000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

The dishes we ordered were really nice. We ordered Hainan style Tofu, Nyonya style Eggplant, crispy dragon roll, sweet & sour oyster mushroom, stuffed yong tofu and kampung fried rice. all dishes were very nice and we finished all of it. They had a great...More

Thank Mythili N
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve eaten here on several occasions and the food is always fresh, delicious, and appealing. The salads are wonderful, as are the soups. The main courses we’ve tried are also very flavorful and appealing to open-minded carnivores. The Origin will remain one of our go-to...More

Thank AlohaLah
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered a 20rm pot of Oolong tea. The tea pot arrived but we noticed it was Pu'Er tea, which is obviously different (darker colour with smokey aromas). When we told them it is not what we ordered they said that it was indeed Oolong...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We celebrated the Mother’s Day at The Origin. We arrived just a few minutes after 6:00pm, and were able to get a table without the reservation. Within the next 15-20 minutes, the restaurant was packed. So please call ahead of time and reserve your table....More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We come here quite regularly and are never disappointed. The food is delicious and interesting. The kids (teenagers) have their favourites, 'nasi lemak' and 'sateh'. I try different things. Last night I had a soup with monkey mushrooms and the veggie claypot. Family dessert favourite...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Although ambience was cozy, The staff was stuck up,rude, racist and not friendly. He seemed to treat white people with extreme politeness but not local Malaysians . It is really unfortunate that a vegan place with nice ambience has zero service oriented people .what a...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Meatless and yet does not shout it Quiet lay bay away from the city rush Welcoming interior and comfortable seating options The mega menu abounds with different cuisines and features all manner of staples and sides Would take a dedicated vegan a full month of...More

Thank Coolhealth
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Another great Vegetarian restaurant we have found!Cozy, food was served right after we ordered in leas than 10mins. Must try the fruits tea ( 水果茶), we didn't want to order however the boss suggested we should try so we did and it was awesome as...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I visited, and I found out the potion is small & over price . Simple ingredients and simple way of cooking noodles, charged at double price from the market. Parking is not so easy! The place is very clean and suitable for kids

Thank myBatik_Kuala_Lumpur
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

What is it about vegetarians that seem happy and friendly. The staff here are super friendly and helpful. The food is really tasty and creative. As I am not a vegetarian, I worry as some vegetarian restaurants that flavour is lost when meat or fish...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 8 Jalan 1/67B | Off Jalan Mengkudu, Ampang 55000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Ampang
  • Phone Number: +60 3-4253 5388
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