Top Places to Hunt For Durians in Kuala Lumpur
It’s the favourite season of the year – Durian Season again! (For most) For all durian lovers, which place comes in mind when you think of durians? Come on, SS2 again? Got somewhere near to the city? Certainly! Let us check out the top places that you could hunt for durians in Kuala Lumpur.
City Durian Specialist
Located strategically in the heart of the city, and “The Golden Triangle” of Bukit Bintang, City Durian Specialist is the ideal place for tourist and locals to stop by and ease your lust for durians in Kuala Lumpur.
To get here, all you need to do is spot on a gigantic Durian sculpture standing in front of the shop. You could also get here by hopping off two train stations nearby.
Apart from getting some delicious and fragrant durians here, you could get all sorts of durian related snacks here too! Such as Durian Spring Roll, Durian Tarts, etc.
Address: C1-C5, Backspace@Alor, No.15A (R-1-18) Jalan Tong Shin, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 12.00PM – 12.00AM
Chen Brothers Durian & Fruit
Try Google Search “Durians in Kepong” and I can guarantee you that Chen Brothers Durian & Fruits will be on top of the list.
They have been consistently providing excellent quality durians the past years and was the most sought after stalls for providing durians in Kuala Lumpur. However, it might be a bit of pricey, but hey price reflects the quality you get!
The varieties of durians included Musang King, D24, D101, Udang Merah, Pokok Tua and lots more. Also, do note that they sell rojak, ice-kacang and refreshing coconut water.
Address: Jalan Mergastua (Durian Street), 52100, Kepong Baru
Operating Hours: 1.00PM – 11.00PM
Soon Huat Durian Market
Since 1993, Soon Huat Durian Market has started on their durian business by setting up a row of spacious white tents on the busy road of Jalan Cempaka.
Nothing beats the feeling of having some appetizing durians on the roadside tents, but what impressed the most is their amazing services. They do provide free mineral water and a proper toilet, which you probably couldn’t find it anywhere else.
Make sure you try on their most popular durians over here – Musang King, Kaki Buluh and XO. Even our Malaysian Mix Double representative Chan Peng Soon has been here for their durians as well!
Address: Jalan Cempaka 3, Taman Cempaka, 68000 Ampang
Operation Hours: 11.00AM – 11.30PM
Le Apple Boutique Hotel @ KLCC
Seriously? A hotel that welcomes the pungent smell of durians?!
You probably never heard of it before, but Le Apple Boutique Hotel KLCC had made it happened. They officially welcome tourists and local to their Musang King Durian Feast by providing accommodations for Stay and Eat-All You Can Durian Feast promotion.
Besides, they also have two other promotions going on namely, Walk-In Durian Buffet and Durian Take Away, allows you to enjoy delectable durians all within their hotel compound.
Their movement was supported even by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture as it was in line with the Tourism board for promoting Durio-tourism.
So, don’t waste your time driving a few hours just to get down to a durian orchard in Bentong for the lust of durians. Le Apple Boutique Hotel KLCC get it all covered up for you!
Note: All prices above are only applicable to the month of July/August 2019 ONLY. (subject to availability)
Location: 160, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contact: +603 21 793 777
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