20 Newest EATS You Need to Visit ASAP in Johor Bahru!


December is indeed a month full of celebration! Is there any better way to end the year other than rejoicing at these newly opened eats in JB? Yum!

1. Oppadak Malaysia 오 파닥

We now have our very first Oppadak fried chicken in Malaysia located at Toppen Shopping Centre! This store is a famous food chain from Korea that cooks healthy and juicy chickens! Two of their most notable dishes are Baked Chicken and Roasted Chicken which you can savour in four flavors such as original, soy sauce, garlic, and sweet and spicy!

Location: L03-06, Toppen Shopping Centre, Taman Desa Tebrau, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Business Hours: 10 AM – 12 AM


2. K Pot Buffet

For a gastronomic hot pot and Korean barbecue buffet, you better give K Pot Buffet a visit to Taman Gaya! There are various authentic Korean snacks found here and of course, lusciously fresh seafood like Su Dong, shrimp, mussels, Lala and more!

Location: No 17, Jalan Gaya 1, Taman Gaya, 81800 Ulu Tiram, Johor

Business Hours: 4 PM – 11 PM

Contact Number: 0183695789


3. Boba Wang Malaysia 金刚王

Can’t get enough of your favorite milk tea? Well, you may want to give it a break ’cause Boba Wang is here to give you a gigantic milk tea experience with their Oreo Cake Milk Tea, Taro Bobo Milk, Cake Brulee Milk Tea, and Roasted Brown Sugar Boba Milk!

Location: No 21, Jalan Austin Heights 8/4, Taman Mount Austin, 81100, Johor Bahru

Business Hours: 12 PM – 1 AM (Monday – Sunday)


4. Hama Hama

When you’re at Toppen Shopping Centre, it is difficult not to notice the Hama Hama Concept Store because of its cute ambiance and aromatic drinks made from all-natural ingredients! Some of their best-sellers are passion fruit and dragon fruit health-tea drinks!

Location: Lot L2.96 & 97, Toppen Shopping Centre, Taman Desa Tebrau, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Business Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM


5. KUU Kopitiam

Located just next to Jp Perdana Austin Crest sales office is this ancient concept restaurant where you can eat palatable traditional eats like laksa, curry chicken, fried chicken, rojak and more!

Location: PTD117029, Jln Jaya Putra 1, Taman JP Perdana, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Business Hours: 7:30 AM – 9 PM


6. QAANS Kitchen

QAANS is an all Italian restaurant opened last November 16 in Taman Pelangi! 3 of their best-selling dishes are lobster seafood platter, lobster tomato sauce pasta, and lobster pizza, 3 signature dishes to boost your vitamin SEA!

Location: No. 67, Jalan Kuning, Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru

Business Hours: 11 AM – 3 PM; 5 PM – 10 PM (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday) | 12 PM – 10 PM (Saturday – Sunday)


7. Hollin Malaysia

Hollin, yes, that popular tea shop in China and SG is now in Malaysia! You’ll never run out of options because they have different flavours every day like matcha, sea salt, cocoa, strawberry, and lychee flavors!

Location: 53, Jalan Austin Heights 8/5, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru

Business Hours: 12 PM – 1 AM


8. Bawangchaji 霸王茶姬

It’s official, we now have Bawangchaji 霸王茶姬 here in Mount Austin(let’s cheers to that!)! The store is known for its traditional milk tea beverages brewed to perfection!

Location: No. 2, Ground Floor, Jalan Austin Heights 8/4, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Business Hours: 11 AM – 12:30 AM


9. Colobaba 卡乐巴巴 Eco Botanic JB

Colobaba, a well-known cafe for its soothing milk teas and boba cake opens its first branch in Johor Bahru! Visit them at Eco Botanic and check out  their top 10 drinks that will put color to your day like the Strawberry Ice Cream, Strawberry Mango Yogurt, Mango Dragon Fruit Yogurt, Black Grape Cheese, Avocado Cheese, GaoShan Four Season Tea, Strawberry Cheese, Colourful Fruit Tea, Coffee Latte Fresh Milk Tea, and Passion Fruit Probiotics!

Location: No. 25 & 25A, Jalan Eco Botani 3/4 Taman Eko Botani Iskandar Puteri, Johor Bahru 79100

Business Hours: 11 AM – 1 AM


10. 养生锅串串王

Guilt-free hot pot session? Have it here at 养生锅串串王! There are up to 4 kinds of healthy soups you can try in here together with scrumptious sticks marinated veggies, juicy meat, and succulent seafood!

Location: 35, Jalan Austin Height 8/8, Taman Mount Austin, 81100, Johor Bahru, Johor 81100

Business Hours: 3 PM – 12 AM


11. 4Fingers Crispy Chicken

The ever-popular 4Fingers Crispy Chicken is now at Mid Valley Southkey! Its finger-licking juicy chicken can be enjoyed in three mouthwatering flavours such as Soy Garlic, Hot and Mix! If you’re into sweet but not too sweet, Soy Garlic is for you. If you love spicy food, obviously, Hot is for you! If you’re torn in between, mix everything with Mix!

Location: TM-040, Third Mezzanine, Mid Valley Southkey Megamall, Persiaran Southkey 1, Kota Southkey, 80150 Johor Bahru, Johor

Business Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM


12. La Gourmet Desserts 乜都撈

La Gourmet Desserts is a new store inside R & F Mall where you can eat lovely fruity treats that taste oh-so delish but also good for your whole being!

Location: R & F Mall

Business Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM


13. Pre-Tea Q 艷芋茶社

Pre-Tea Q just opened its 11th branch found at Toppen Shopping Mall JB! Now, with so many branches to visit, it is easier for you to enjoy their signature grilled chicken in four delicious flavors namely original, seaweed, spicy, and Korean grilled chicken!

Location: L2 K03, Toppen Shopping Centre, Taman Desa Tebrau, Johor Bahru 81100

Business Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM


14. Prawn Hub

Prawn Hub is a place where you can dive into all your favorite seafood dishes like Su Dong, prawns, crab, la la, and so much more!

Location: Jalan Kenanga 24/3, Taman Indahpura, 81000 Kulai

Business Hours: 7:30 PM – 1 AM


15. Siong Tong Gai – Toppen Shopping Centre JB

Sion Tong Gai is also now located at Toppen Shopping Mall! There are more than 10 kinds of toothsome specialties you can check out in here like their notable steamed seafood pot!

Location: L1,13A Toppen Shopping Mall, Taman Desa Tebrau, 81100

Business Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM


16. Sugar Toast 初荟糖先生

Sugar Toast is a new toast bakery in Johor Bahru where you can get gorgeous baked goodies like their famous marbled chocolate toast, matcha red bean toast, rainbow cranberry toast, salted cheese toast, salted egg chicken toast, and their original milky toast!

Location: 45, Jalan Mutiara Emas 10/2, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru

Contact Number: 018-661 2458

Business Hours: 10 AM – sold out


17. 有点香麻辣香锅

有点香麻辣香锅 is now in Mount Austin! However, this place does not offer spicy pot but mainly their luscious sweet and healthy stir-fried veggies!

Location: 49, Jalan Austin Height 8/5, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Business Hours: 12 PM – 1 AM


18. 呆灣狼 Taiwan Wolf

Missing the luscious taste of Taiwanese food? Check out Taiwan Wolf in Nusa Bestari where you can dig into scallion pancake, a famous Taiwanese snack garnished with egg and shallots!

Location: Jalan Bestari 15/2, Taman Nusa Bestari, 81300 Skudai, Johor (Bestari Terrace)

Business Hours: 5:30 PM – 12 AM (Closed on Mondays)



In the mood for retro vibes when in Sunway Iskandar? Good thing HAO YUAN KOPITIAM is now in Sunway Iskandar ready to give us local dishes that can bring so many good memories to us like their mouthwatering braised pork, toast, Teppanyaki, and so on!

Location: Unit 44-01 and 45-01, Sunway Emerald Boulevard 88, Sunway Iskandar

Business Hours: 11 AM – 9 PM


20. 黑田焼鳥屋 Kuroda taiki

Kuroda Taika is a new Japanese style restaurant in Austin Perdana where you can get delicious Japanese skewers rice bowls, ramen, snacks, and a good cold beer!

Location: No. 1-04, Block B, Kompleks Austin Perdana, Jalan Austin Perdana 2, Taman Austin Perdana, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Business Hours: 12 PM – 12 AM

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