WHERE TO EAT IN TERENGGANU
Not only is the state of Terengganu rich in tradition, but it also has its own variety of dishes. This range of original food makes Terengganu recognizable from other nations, from keropok lekor, nasi dagang, singgang, laksam, sata, etc. There are so many traditional dishes that do not cover the deck of time whose deliciousness can captivate anyone who tries them.
Breakfast kick-starts your metabolism and keeps you satiated longer.
All you need is love, but sometimes, a lunch break works, too.
there are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated known as afternoon tea
Dinner is where the magic happens in the kitchen.
what could smell better than supper being cooked by someone else?
Terengganu cuisine is undoubtedly one, if not the key, element that draws tourism to the region. If that’s the case, keep in mind that without visiting Terengganu ‘s food paradise, Pantai Timur or the East Coast, your Makan adventure will not be complete!
1. Nasi Dagang Atas Tol
Location: T101, 20050 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: 7am – 12pm | closed on Monday & Tuesday
Nasi Dagang Tepi Kubur Kg Atas Tol is a fairly ‘hot’ breakfast port in Kuala Terengganu. It served along with a rather sweet cod fish curry with spicy chili. A combination that is difficult to dispel as soon as the aroma is inhaled.
In addition, beng madu tea (iced tea) or Teh Beng Ombak Rindu, with bubbles pouring like lava, will increases your appetite.
Apart from Kampung Atas Tol, they also have branches in other areas, namely Losong, Kubang Badak and Padang Negara.
2. Mak Ngah Nasi Dagang
Location: C-140, Jalan Sk Chendering, Kampung Bukit, 21080 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: everyday 7am – 12pm
Nasi Dagang Mak Ngah is a restaurant in Kuala Terengganu for anyone who wants to try the original nasi dagang. The deliciousness becomes even more when enjoyed while still hot along with cod and chili fish curry. Other dishes that are no less interesting to try are fried noodles, keropok lekor and kuih ondeh-ondeh.
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Owing to its close proximity to Southern Thailand, the food in Terengganu is inspired by Thai culture and taste. In this list, you can see several dishes that highlight fish as well as other seafood. Without further ado, here are 10 dishes to try in Terrenganu during lunch!
1. Nasi Dagang Kak Pah
Location: Gerai 30, Pantai Batu Burok, Terengganu
Operation hour: 8am–7pm | closed on weekend
One of the restaurant locations that you can try to reach is Nasi dagang Kak Pah Batu Burok. The deliciousness of the nasi dagang dish in this shop is said to be quite impossible to compare with other eateries. In addition to keropok lekor, another dish that is quite famous in this east coast country is nasi dagang.
2. Singgang Budu
Location: Jalan Engku Sar, 20300 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: 11am – 5pm | closed on Friday
There are various types of side dishes that can be chosen to be eaten with white rice, among them are fried kampung chicken, singgang fish, grilled fish, and so on. Do not forget to eat this mixed rice with sambal, budu or tempoyak provided, then it really tastes good.
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If there is one thing on your to-do list, you can add a food crawl on the Kuala Terengganu coastal route. This is a city that never fails to amaze you with the freshness of its produce and its people’s honesty … A terrific way to spend a long trip
1. Warung Pok Nong
Location: Jalan Pantai, A1693, T145, Kampung Teliput, 21030 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: 3:30pm – 8pm | closed on Tuesday
Stop by the pak nong shop to eat dipped fish with flour. It is not difficult to find a shop that sells this dish if you move along the coast of Terengganu. However, Warung Pok Nong is the best one at the many stalls.
The crunchiness of the flour-coated seafood and also the sauce, showed that dignitaries were also visiting it. The fish used is indeed very new, with the sweetness of the products obviously sensed.
2. Restoran Lempeng
Location: 11, Jalan Mawar 3, 21080 Kuala Terengganu
Operation hour: everyday 9am – 8pm
Want to eat traditional pancakes? You can come eat at Rusila Plate Restaurant. The pancakes or pancakes produced in this restaurant are really delicious and fatty, it is not enough with one piece!
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For a fast getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life, Terengganu is also a food paradise, aside from its laid back and conventional lifestyle. So, let’s have a look at some of the restaurants there, the 5 places to eat in Terenggan, specifically Kuala Terenggan, if you’re planning to visit the city.
1. D’Tunggal Seafood
Location: Lot 17608 Taman Semarak, Kampung Bukit Tunggal, 21200 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: everyday 3pm – 1:30am
An extensive eatery, with a varied menu, D’Tunggal Seafood is a perfect dining spot to stay with the family. In this shop you can enjoy Thai cuisine with original flavors.
Among the famous dishes in this restaurant are tom yam served in coconut shell, steam-cooked sea bass, egg-cooked squid, spicy grilled fish and more.
2. Gudang Makang
Location: 7710, Jalan Kota Bharu-Kuala Terengganu, Kampung Banggul Tuan Muda, 21200 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: 11am – 11pm | closed on Monday
Examples of dishes available are sizzling noodles, dim sum, various dishes and more.
This eatery is also equipped with various other facilities such as toilets and prayer room. The parking lot is also quite spacious, there is no need to worry about finding parking.
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When you are thinking of a holiday or an adventure, Terengganu may not be the most popular option, but those who overlook this beautiful state are losing out. Terengganu has many stunning surprises, like its unique and delicious cuisine, that you can witness.
Here’s a list of Terengganu foods you absolutely have to try while you’re there:
1. Air Buah Gelas Besar Terengganu
Location: Jln Tengku Ampuan Bariah, Taman Samudera, 21300 Kuala Terengganu
Operation hour: 5pm – 1am | closed on Tuesday
Terengganu Large Glass Fruit Water serves water that locals call ‘pior’ or ‘pure’ fruit juice in English.
With the offer of different types of fruit, you can choose to combine this fruit with other fruits according to taste.
2. Kedai Kuih Gong Kapas
Location: Jalan Panji Alam, 21100 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Operation hour: 12pm – 7pm | 2:30pm – 7pm (Friday)
You will be surprised to see a selection of traditional Malay cakes are available, too many! It is very appropriate to be given the name ‘Kedai Kuih.’ The taste of every cake sold is also very original in its taste, really ‘the original taste of Terengganu.’