9 Ramadan Buffet in 2018 For RM60 or Less

Check out our picks of the best Ramadan buffets in the Klang Valley that’ll whet your appetite without causing a dent in your wallet.

As we enter the holy month of Ramadan, it goes without saying that regardless of race, age, gender or cultural belief you may have, the return of the popular Ramadan buffet is something that everyone looks forward to.

While there are definitely plenty of drool-worthy places across the Klang Valley that would definitely satisfy that rendang craving, there are few genuinely good places that offer Ramadan buffets at an affordable budget. We’ve curated this list with that in mind, so here are 8 Ramadan buffet places in the Klang Valley that are not only budget-friendly, but also strategically located near suraus and mosques so that you won’t need to worry about rushing to perform your tarawih prayers.

Laman Qasrina

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Popular among the folks staying in Shah Alam and areas within the vicinity, Laman Qasrina is running a ‘Buy 10 Free 1’ offer for its Ramadan buffet. Considering that the buffet also includes grilled lamb, nasi briyani, and even live performances, this is a value for money deal that you won’t want to miss.

Availability: 18 May 2018 – 10 June 2018

Price: RM33 (Buy 10 Free 1)

Location: Jalan Zuhal 178/U5,40150 Shah Alam, Selangor

Reservations: 012 2751548/ 017 310 3866

Prayer Room Available: Yes

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Tengku Ampuan Jemaah Mosque, Persiaran Gerbang Utama, Bukit Jelutong, Shah Alam, Selangor

Website: Laman Qasrina

Saba Restaurant

Most Ramadan buffets are usually crowded and noisy affairs, with plenty of people moving about the buffet tables. Saba Restaurant aims for a different feel, with a comfortable ambiance mixed with great Arabic food. Satiate your cravings for Arabic food such as Fattoush, Mandi Chicken, Musaqah, and more; just make sure you keep some space for the famous Baklava.

Availability: 22 May 2018 – 17 June 2018

Price: RM29.90

Location: 4800 Suite 0-2, Ground Floor, Block A1, Jln Perdana, CBD Perdana, Cyberjaya

Reservations: 03-8320 2544

Prayer Room: Yes

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Raja Haji Fisabilillah Mosque

Website: Saba Restaurant

Cafe D'Istana Jalamas Istana Budaya

Istana Budaya’s in-house café is actually very famous for its Ramadan buffet spread, and regularly sells out throughout Ramadan. Cafe D'Istana offers an extensive selection of delectable kampung-style cuisine that’s simply irresistible.

Availability: 17 May 2018 – 17 June 2018

Price: RM42.90

Location: Jalan Tun Razak Istana Budaya, 50694 Kuala Lumpur

Reservations: +6016-6777402 (Azhar) / +6019-9118518 (Putra) /+6011-31232342 (Ina)

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Istana Budaya Surau

Website: Cafe D'Istana Jalamas Istana Budaya

Skohns Canteen

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Dessert may be the forte of Skohns Canteen but that doesn’t mean that its other offerings are not up to par. Apart from the usual suspects like grilled lamb and Malay-styled cuisine, a pasta station and traditional desserts makes this outlet worth visiting even though it’s tucked in an unexpected section of Damansara Perdana.

Availability: 17 May 2018 – 15 June 2018

Price: RM50.00

Location: Lot G-13, Perdana The Place, Jalan PJU 8/5G, Damansara Perdana, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Reservations: 03-7732 4116

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Surau Damansara Perdana

Website: Skohns Canteen

Buffet Ramadan IDCC Shah Alam

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Operating as caterers for wedding goers and convention attendees during non-Ramadan months, the people behind Wedding Studio are well versed when it comes to feeding large crowds. Perhaps the most unique aspect of this Ramadan buffet would be the fact that you can opt to tapau (take away) the buffet food as IDCC has a zero-food wastage policy

Availability: 17 May 2018 – 17 June 2018

Price: RM60.00

Location: Ideal Convention Centre Shah Alam IDCC Mall, Jalan Pahat L 15/L, Seksyen 15, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor

Reservations: Habibah 012-4978827 / Adam 012-4292806 / Zuria 012-2844827

Nearest Surau/Mosque: IDCC Surau

Website: Buffet Ramadan IDCC Shah Alam

Deria Steamboat N Grill

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Can’t decide between having wholesome steamboat or hearty grilled meat for iftar? Deria Steamboat N Grill offers both. And if you need more reasons to come on over, bear in mind that apart from the usual Chicken or Tomyam soup base, Deria’s house specialty broth is the almighty Malaccan Assam Pedas – definitely a unique flavor for steamboats. So, if you know anyone who is a fan of all things spicy and sour, here is a place that you can take them to.

Availability: 17 May 2018 – 15 June 2018

Price: RM30

Location: Jalan Bazar U8/100, Shah Alam, Selangor

Reservations: 0173037211 / 0123502863

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Tengku Ampuan Jemaah Mosque, Persiaran Gerbang Utama, Bukit Jelutong, Shah Alam, Selangor

Website: Deria Steamboat N Grill

De Ja Vu Restaurant

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Middle Eastern food usually comes across as costly and limited in terms of taste and offerings, but De Ja Vu Restaurant shows that you can have salad, appetizers, soup, mains, and desserts in a large buffet spread, all for a surprisingly low price of RM28+.

Availability: 17 May 2018 – 17 June 2018

Price: RM28+

Location: Dataran Jelatek, Malaysia, Jalan Jelatek, 54100 Kuala Lumpur

Reservations: 03-4253 2101

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Masjid Muadz Bin Jabal, Persiaran Setiawangsa, Taman Setiawangsa, 54200 Kuala Lumpur

Website: De Ja Vu Restaurant

Mozers

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If you’ve always wanted to try authentic Syrian cuisine but not sure where’s a good place to head to, Mozers is a definite must-visit on your list. From crowd favourites such as Lamb Kabsah to the unique Warak Arish (Stuffed Grape Leaves), there’s something for everyone. Best of all, it costs only RM55 per person at their Bukit Jelutong outlet.

Availability: 17 May 2018 – 13 June 2018

Price: RM55 Nett

Location: 12G, D'Bayu Business Centre, 40160, Jalan Serambi U8/21, Bukit Jelutong, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor

Reservations: 017-250 1633

Nearest Surau/Mosque: Tengku Ampuan Jemaah Mosque, Persiaran Gerbang Utama, Bukit Jelutong, Shah Alam, Selangor

Website: Mozers

IKEA Special Buffet

Yes, IKEA’s in-house restaurant also has its own Ramadan buffet! Be very excited, because we’re positive that the main reason one would drop by for the IKEA Ramadan buffet revolves around the fact that you will get to feast on an unlimited supply of IKEA meatballs. And if that’s not enough, you’ll get to savour a selection of rice, chicken and beef dishes which will be rotated daily, plus the usual drinks and desserts. IKEA FAMILY members will also receive a RM10 IKEA shopping voucher.

Availability: Limited dates. May 21 - 24, May 28 – 31, June 4-7, June 11-13

Price: RM35

Location: All IKEA outlets (Cheras, Damansara, Tebrau)

Reservations: No reservations, only walk ins.

Nearest Surau/Mosque: In-house IKEA surau

Website: IKEA

Who knew there would be so many budget-friendly Ramadan buffet places around the Klang Valley? What’s more, the list covers a variety of cuisines, so there’s definitely something for everyone to get you into the Hari Raya spirit.

We hope that you have found this Ramadan buffet guide useful for your buka puasa planning! One last word of advice: it is advisable for you to make a reservation first before you head to any of these buffet-serving establishments, as seats can be limited.

And, if you are planning to bring a large group to any of these places, you may want to consider asking for early bird or corporate discounts to get even more value. For easier access to dining discounts, a rewards credit card may be something that you want to look into. Just check out our comparison tool and find one that suits your spending style best.

Do you have any other wallet-friendly buffet places that you would like to add to the list? Let us know in the comment section below!

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  • Zai

    You should add D'Tahta at Icity Shah Alam. They have buffet Ramadan for RM39 only and their food is great, especially the kerabu.

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