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Birthday dinner in Kuala Lumpur recomendations

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My partner's birthday falls on our second day in Kuala Lumpur next October....Any suggestions for an amazing birthday dinner? I am a ┬┤professional food writer and we are interested in authentic food, not necessarily fancy.

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  1. A couple of places which come to mind if I were celebrating a special occasion in KL:

    1) Tamarind Springs
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/604657

    2) El Cerdo
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/606580

    I also heard good things about Sage, but had never had the opportunity to dine there yet. The chef, Takashi Kimura, garnered quite a strong following when he was cooking at the now-defunct Cilantro, Micasa Hotel, the past few years.
    http://www.timeoutkl.com/food/venues/...

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    1. re: klyeoh

      For authentic food and I you like seafood, then maybe Meng Kee Fatt in Ampang. Good seafood especially the crabs. Its a BYO, so you can have a great meal with your own wine.

      Sage is good but its more a fusion kinda of place. Not authentic in the true sense of the word but a very nice option.