Food Galore In Serendah

Check out these restaurants that are worth visiting during your stay at Carpe Diem Orchard Home. Featuring halal and non-halal restaurants, these outlets are all located within a short distance from our place.

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Time for a stress-busting back-to-nature holiday at Carpe Diem Orchard Home! Make your booking for a rustic kampung-style living surrounded by greeneries at Serendah. But where is Serendah? Some sort of quaint, sleepy town? What can you do at Carpe Diem Orchard Home? Any places to explore and what activities are there in the Orchard?

Well, Carpe Diem Orchard Home is about 3km away from the quaint town of Serendah. Step into our Orchard set amidst 20 acres of rolling greeneries. There are fruit trees in abundance, ranging from durians, rambutans, pulasan, jackfruits, mangosteens and cempedak to name a few. There’s a fish pond stocked with various types of fishes for your fishing pleasure. And nope, you can’t bbq the fish, it’s strictly catch and release. There’s a 3 level swimming pool at the main building where the common hall and kitchen are located. There are many activities to keep you occupied at Carpe Diem Orchard Home. Check out this link to a full list of activities at the Orchard.

If you’re coming in a group, you can actually pre-book a jungle trekking package to the Serendah jungles or arrange for ATV experience at the jungles of Serendah, charges apply. More info at the activities page. For dining options, Carpe Diem offers catered dining for group bookings. Here are some restaurants, listed in no particular order, located nearby to whet your appetite for more.

1) Warong Steak & Seafood (Halal)

6km away, about 8 minutes drive from Carpe Diem Orchard Home, you will get to enjoy one of the best steakhouse in Rawang. Reviews for this place include nice ambiance, fast service, delicious, reasonable price and suitable for family dining. Check this F&B outlet out to satisfy your meaty and seafood cravings!

Address: 1137, 1208, Kampung Hilir Indah, 48200 Serendah, Selangor or waze: Warong Steak & Seafood. Photos courtesy of the

2) De Anjung Seafood (Halal)

Located just across Carpe Diem Orchard Home, this restaurant serves a wide variety of food including thai dishes and desserts, western and bbq fish. There are ample parking space with convenient seating arrangements. Check out their promotional video below.

Address: No. 1-47, Jalan Seri Pagi 1, Pusat Perdagangan Seri Pagi, Sungai Choh, 48000 Rawang, Selangor or waze: De Anjung Seafood. 99 Speedmart is located along this restaurant just in case you want to grab some post meal snacks!  Photos courtesy of De Anjung Restaurant FB page.

3) Restoran Nasi Kandar Melayu Serendah (Halal)

About 4.3 km from Carpe Diem, or about 6 minutes drive, Restoran Nasi Kandar Melayu Serendah serves a wide array of dishes in a casual food-court setting. But don’t let the setting deceive you. Food is delicious at a reasonable price. Do note that they are open daily from 7am to 5pm.

Address: Kampung Seri Serendah, 48200 Serendah, Selangor (opposite Seredah KTM Station)

Photos courtesy of Google images.

4) Restoran Nasi Campur Minang Raya (Halal)

About 9km from Carpe Diem, or about 12 minutes drive, Restoran Nasi Campur Minang Raya serves unique and tasty Padangnese dishes including rendang minang, gulai nangka, gulai perut and daging tetel. The satay is also highly recommended.

Address: No 19, Jalan Bandar Rawang 9, Bandar Baru Rawang, 48000 Rawang, Selangor or waze: Restoran Nasi Campur Minang Raya. Photos courtesy of the outlet’s FB page.

5) Kedai Kopi Yee Kee (Non-Halal)

This coffee shop is one of the mainstay of Serendah town. It is packed with visitors on weekends and is famous for its butter cake and wantan mee. The wantan mee offers various additional ingredients such as bbq pork, wantan, chicken feet, hakka fried pork, curry chicken, fish paste and long bean. Other stall offerings include chee cheong fun, toasted bread, packed nasi lemak and dried meat/meat floss with bread.

Address: No 1, Lorong Kampung Dato Harun, Kampung Dato’ Harun, 48200 Serendah, Selangor or waze: Kedai Kopi Yee Kee. Photos courtesy of and Jason’s Food Discoveries.

6) Restoran 218 (Non-Halal)

A Chinese restaurant that serves great dishes at affordable price? Yes it’s just 2km away from Carpe Diem Orchard Home. Certainly worth checking it out, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Great tasting Chinese dishes for your family!

Address: No 1 Jalan Kiambang 1A, Desa Kiambang, 48200 Serendah or waze: Restoran 218

Photos courtesy of and Restoran 218 FB page.

7) Serendah Garden Restaurant (Non-Halal)

5 minutes away from Carpe Diem lies Serendah Garden Restaurant, serving a wide selection of Chinese-style seafood, meat and vegetables as well as western dishes. They also serve coffee and toast bread in a relaxing and pleasant dining ambience. There’s outdoor seating as well as indoor air-conditioned seating for those sweltering days. 

Address: No 47, Jalan Besar Serendah, 48200 Serendah, Selangor or waze: Serendah Garden Restaurant. Photos courtesy of the outlet’s FB page.

8) Jin Hojak Lo Mee Diam (Non-Halal)

Ulu Yam is famous for Loh Mee and this stall is certainly a crowd favourite. The handmade noodles are springy with no akaline taste which is common in most thick yellow noodles. The thick broth is dark without the overpowering acidic taste of vinegar. However, vinegar and sambal are provided for those who crave a stronger taste.

Address: 12, Jalan Besar Ulu Yam Lama, 44300 Batang Kali or waze: Jin Hojak Lo Mee Diam. Photos courtesy of the outlet’s FB page.

9) Restoran Yew Li (Non Halal)

This restaurant is famous for its steamed tilapia topped with a huge amount of garlic and wine soup base as well as its giant river prawns. Do enquire about the market price before ordering but it is simply worth it, steamed in rich soy sauce. Also recommended is the clay pot pork with salted fish and kangkung belacan.

Address: 19 Jalan Cempaka 1, Taman Cempaka, 48200 Serendah, Selangor.

Photos courtesy of Google images.

So there you have it. These are the restaurants serving a selection of halal and non-halal dishes. We are sure there are many more worthy eateries in and around Carpe Diem Orchard Home which we intend to highlight in the near future. Give these restaurants a try and let us know your dining experience! Till then, we look forward to hosting you soon!


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