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The Tranquerah

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Cangkat Damansara | NO 699, Jalan Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 60000, Malaysia
+60 3-7732 5633
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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73 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant have cozy & eye catching decor. Wait staff was pleasant despite not understanding Nonya food in detail...Selection of Nonya food offered is great.. Ayam Pongteh, Ayam Buah Kluak etc..Tried Buah Kluak Fried rice..It was good.. The classic desert like cendol is also served which was nice too...Recommend for an Authentic taste of Nonya food. Prices are reasonable..

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Thank Jude_T_Cruz
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

The food here is very mediocre only. The supposed to be spicy food is not spicy at all, most of the other dishes are more or less tasteless. Not worth coming...

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Thank Vernon C
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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768 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 507 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

A new nyonya cuisine restaurant pop up in the new Glo Damansara, or might have been there but just pop up on my radar. The cuisine is Nyonya but with a modern twist. The decor and style is fairly modern, but still offer a cozy environment that doesn't make the place feel very "chain-restaurant" like. The food itself is fairly... More 

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Thank JuiTeoh
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Prefer the new location with ample parking. Classy deco with nice ambience. Staffs are friendly and helpful. Love the sambal petai prawn, assam fish, pucuk paku. next trip must try the cincaluk sotong, stuffed sambal fish ...etc. Enjoyed a wonderful lunch with friends no interruption from staffs. Highly recommend and will come back for more delicious nyonya food.

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Thank csm C
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

A beautiful restaurant with classy decor. The waitstaff is friendly and very accommodating. The food stays true to its Nyonya roots, I studied for 3 years in Malacca and this experience made me miss my time there! My ultimate favorite out of all the dishes I've tried would be the Sweet Potato Leaves cooked with Sambal Keluak (I think!) I'm... More 

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Thank Ez J
SC62, Owner at The Tranquerah, responded to this review

Dear Ez, Thank you so much for your review. We are very glad that you have had a good experience with us and your generous kind words about us. We are truly grateful for that and we certainly look forward to serve you again. You have a great week ahead More 

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Great ambience, wonderful flavours and homely service. Must tries .. Keluak ayam, ikan goreng chili, pucuk paku, Cincaluk sotong and to die for chendol and coffee with butter and palm sugar

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Thank awangfood
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Friends recommended this restaurant and we're glad we came. Excellent authentic Nonya food, great ambience and friendly and professional service from Stephanie and team. A nice evening out. In the crowded foodie marketplace that is KL, this place is outstanding.

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Thank Kate T
Singapore, Singapore
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

The restaurant ambience is nice and the staff is friendly but the shopping mall is not fully opened. The Chap Chye & the Nonya Chicken is quite nice so I will recommend it to give it a try if you drop by this restaurant.

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Thank JsenGoh
Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

Food is excellent. Authentic Nyonya food with very reasonable pricing. Great decor to the place that makes us want to return (family). My kids are picky eaters. However, they love the food there and will definitely return.

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Thank TravellerSCM
canberra
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239 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 646 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Kuala Lumpur is a spice eater’s delight. The Tranquerah is a quiet place at dinner. People dig in to their food. The bare tables have paper place mats, spoons and forks and an oil lamp that smokelessly dispatches bugs and manages not to get in the way of flavour. The dining room is orange and yellow with nice display of... More 

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Tranquerah, Owner at The Tranquerah, responded to this review

Dear Roemanner Thank you very much for your review, we are very grateful for your generous comments and we certainly hope to be able to serve you again. 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cangkat Damansara | NO 699, Jalan Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 60000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-7732 5633
Description
The Tranquerah serves fine Authentic Malacca Nyonya Cuisine. Full table serviced restaurant with inside and al fresco seating that comfortably fits up to 80 pax. All day dining, caters for private functions such as casual weddings, company annual dinner, product launches, birthday & anniversary parties, office meetings and outside catering

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