The historical influence of the Arabian traders with the local Malay, Chinese and Indians reveals an interesting gastronomic legacy that to this day can be tasted in Johor restaurants famous for their southern Malaysian cuisine.
Johor culinary delights such as Laksa, Mee bandung, Mee rebus, Telur Pindang and Roti Jala are all established favourites amongst Johoreans and indulging in the gastoronomic delights of popular Johor restaurants is considered a much anticipated pastime.
As for the title of best Johor restaurant? Well maybe we'll have to munch our way through a few menus to decide this.
Johor Hawker Food
Hawker food centres are popular in Johor Bahru and food and drink tends to be quite inexpensive in these areas, examples of these are the Johor Jaya Hawker Centre, Taman Sri Tebrau Hawker Centre (mornings only), Tepian Tebrau, Medan Selera Sungai Chat and a pedestrianised street Medan Selera Meldrum Walk.