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The Origin

No 8 Jalan 1/67B | Off Jalan Mengkudu, Ampang 55000, Malaysia
+60 3-4253 5388
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brown rice” (3 reviews)
“assam laksa” (3 reviews)
“chia seeds” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
No 8 Jalan 1/67B | Off Jalan Mengkudu, Ampang 55000, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We celebrated the Mother’s Day at The Origin. We arrived just a few minutes after 6:00pm, and were able to get a table without the reservation. Within the next 15-20 minutes, the restaurant was packed. So please call ahead of time and reserve your table....More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We come here quite regularly and are never disappointed. The food is delicious and interesting. The kids (teenagers) have their favourites, 'nasi lemak' and 'sateh'. I try different things. Last night I had a soup with monkey mushrooms and the veggie claypot. Family dessert favourite...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Although ambience was cozy, The staff was stuck up,rude, racist and not friendly. He seemed to treat white people with extreme politeness but not local Malaysians . It is really unfortunate that a vegan place with nice ambience has zero service oriented people .what a...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Meatless and yet does not shout it Quiet lay bay away from the city rush Welcoming interior and comfortable seating options The mega menu abounds with different cuisines and features all manner of staples and sides Would take a dedicated vegan a full month of...More

Thank Coolhealth
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Another great Vegetarian restaurant we have found!Cozy, food was served right after we ordered in leas than 10mins. Must try the fruits tea ( 水果茶), we didn't want to order however the boss suggested we should try so we did and it was awesome as...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I visited, and I found out the potion is small & over price . Simple ingredients and simple way of cooking noodles, charged at double price from the market. Parking is not so easy! The place is very clean and suitable for kids

Thank myBatik_Kuala_Lumpur
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

What is it about vegetarians that seem happy and friendly. The staff here are super friendly and helpful. The food is really tasty and creative. As I am not a vegetarian, I worry as some vegetarian restaurants that flavour is lost when meat or fish...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is the place to go if you are on a vegetarian or gluten free diet and do not mind paying a little bit extra for your meal. There are plenty of choices to choose from. The aloe vera dessert with chia seeds and goji...More

Thank 5TwentyAmpangHilir
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I have been there many times and never disappointed each time.. I have tried their different soups, main dishes, the different vege but I must recommend you their Asam Laksa .. I dont know how they made it but it has all the flavors of...More

Thank 1986Labroy
Reviewed 26 December 2015

I go to this place every now and then for their rendang and pumpkin oats dish. I find those the best. There are many good cheaper vegetarian places but they might not be organic and the parking might also not be as convenient. The staff...More

Thank June W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 8 Jalan 1/67B | Off Jalan Mengkudu, Ampang 55000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Ampang
  • Phone Number: +60 3-4253 5388
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