Looking to cure your late night hunger pangs, or just want to hangout with friends? These hotspots feature a myriad of food trucks selling western and local fare. Check out our list of where you should head to get your food truck fix in KL & Selangor.
1. Tapak KLCC
Located next to Avenue K and Corus Hotel, and just within view of the iconic KLCC Twin Towers, Tapak KLCC is among the first official food truck spots in Kuala Lumpur. At sundown, a humble parking lot transforms into a lively night spot featuring more than 50 food trucks, giving diners a taste of Malaysia’s finest culinary creations. There are stalls selling lip-smacking western and local fare like gourmet burgers, pasta, ayam goreng kunyit and many more! During weekends, visitors can look forward to live musical performances from buskers, keeping you happy and entertained throughout the night.
2. Tapak Stadium KL
Stadium KL may not see much action outside of football matches and sporting events. However during night time, this seemingly quiet place takes on a completely new life when hundreds of hungry patrons throng the food truck park that has sprang up near one of its entrances. Bring the whole family for a treat after football practice, or take a leisurely walk at the lake gardens (near the stadium) after dinner.
3. Putrajaya Food Truck at Precinct 2
Located in Precinct 2 just a short distance away from Dorsett Putrajaya, this food truck spot is one of Putrajaya’s best kept secrets. This scenic spot is best visited in the early evening, as you can enjoy the lakeside breeze before sitting down to enjoy your meal. Hosting about a dozen food trucks, there’s a generous selection of food and beverages to choose from. It’s gotten so popular in fact, that the organizers have decided to do another one in Precinct 14!
4. Tapak PJ at Amcorp Mall
For PJ folks who don’t really fancy venturing out too far, there’s a version of TAPAK right in your neighborhood. It’s located at the car park in front of AmCorp Mall. Although smaller than the one near KLCC, this night spot nevertheless features more than 15 food trucks that offer both local and western food. If you enjoy good food and music, this is something you’ll want to experience if you live nearby.
5. Tapak TTDI
Among the most happening spots in TTDI, Tapak TTDI is beloved by many who call this area their home. Despite its petite size, there’s still a great selection of delicious food and thirst-quenching drinks to satisfy your appetite! Don’t forget to stop by during weekends for live musical performances, and to rub shoulders with strangers from all walks of life… who knows you might make a friend or two along the way!
6. Dataran Food Truck at Wangsa Melawati
Located in Wangsa Maju, Dataran Food Truck is a must visit for every foodie. Come nightfall, this empty stretch of road and shop lots become animated and is always crowded. What makes this food truck spot so attractive are the low prices. Locals and visitors from far away flock to this place for reasonably priced meals on wheels.
7. Tapak Cyberjaya
Not many realize that Cyberjaya has many interesting places to eat and one of them is Tapak Cyberjaya! Located on the periphery of this modern township, this small but lovely food truck spot is your one stop for appetizing food and an intimate dining experience.
8. Tapak Shah Alam at Seksyen 9
Sandwiched between Concorde Hotel and a sprawling golf course, Tapak Shah Alam in Seksyen 9 gets packed as early as 6pm and that is when the food truck vendors make their appearance. Energy levels multiply as buskers start to roll in, serenading audiences with music beats as more and more visitors pour in to have dinner on small tables and chairs. Be sure to stick around and catch the action as well as a delicious meal.
9. Food Truck PKNS Bangi
Bangi is one of the most underrated places in the Klang Valley for delicious food. With countless food spots here, you’ll be spoilt for choice! If you only had one day to spend here, this food truck spot in front of Kompleks PKNS Bangi is a must-visit. Let yourself be tempted by the wide assortment of mouth-watering food you will see around here as you enjoy alfresco dining on the cheap.
10. Food Truck Encorp Strand Mall
Taking a cue from the ever growing food truck phenomenon, the Encorp Strand Mall decided to have their very own food truck hotspot within their mall compound, featuring about a dozen food trucks focusing on western and local cuisine, adding a touch of nostalgia and a place for mall goers to hang out after a busy day of shopping.