15 Jan 2020


Petaling Jaya or commonly called as PJ is one of the hottest places for youngsters to chill and lepak with friends. With the country’s vigorous growth towards becoming a developed country, people are are starting to realize the importance of education and knowledge.

PJ as the centre of community in Malaysia has a lot to offer in terms of educational facilities. Many good colleges are located in PJ including public and private sector. But in this hassle-modern living city, surely daily expenses like food allowances are a serious concern for the community especially the students and younger generation. Worry not, because we have the deets on the best places to eat around CityU.

If you’re looking for a place to have a daily routine lunch, we have few options around and one of the famous places to eat is at D’Jungle Food Court which is located at Seksyen 51A. What’s best here is their ‘Ikan Bakar’ which has been around for quite some time.

If you want a more ‘Penangites’ dish with budget price, you should also check out Zainul Nasi Kandar located at Medan Selera Kompleks C, Lorong Sultan which has been the locals favourite since the existence of the food court. Plus, there is also a famous Nasi Ayam Bakar there and you can find them at Adi G Ayam Bakar Station.

Students with the hunger and passion for ‘insta worthy’ should definitely check out the hidden cafes around the college area to satisfy your ‘insta feed’ with their insta-worthy food and interior. The most unique eatery that the community has to offer would be Omurice from Omulab Café. They’re claimed to be the first Japanese Omurice Specialty in Malaysia with their mouth-watering omu-rice.

If you’re looking for a light-eatery, you can also try the amazing selection of tempting and appealing crepes from Strangers @ 47. They provide both savoury and sweet crepes for the customer’s satisfactory, so you can explore the taste all you want. One of the newest edition to the list is Muse Eatery that is famous with their ‘har jiong’. Har jiong is a fermented ground shrimp paste that has been mixed with salt. What Muse Eatery has best to offer is their Har Jiong Chicken Chop, Har Jiong Kai Burger and Har Jiong Chicken Wings alongside their other menus. So bring all your insta-friend and don’t miss on the hype.

Last but not least, of course there are also fast food chains and restaurants around the campus compound. What is student life without fast food right? You can get your on-the go meals and drinks in the nearest A&W, Starbucks, McDonalds and many more.