Monroe: The American Diner

Monroe located in KLoé Hotel is one of KL’s best-kept secrets. It’s the perfect place for a weekend bubbly brunch with the girls.

Sharing platters at Monroe.

With dishes designed for Sharing, The menu at Monroe is unique in that it draws food inspiration from America’s immigrant culture. On the menu are a melting pot of dishes including Italian, Jewish, Mexican and Asian dishes.

Roasted Sambal Seabass

Roasted Sambal Seabass

Monroe makes it a point to support local producers and flavours, with plates such as the Roasted Sambal Seabass served with ulam raja and calamansi. Offering a refined play on nostalgic local taste memories with a modern twist. Sous chef Raja Imran says, “This dish was created in keeping with Monroe’s ethos to serve comfort food based around family and community – its flavours resonate with each one of us on the kitchen team, reminiscent of dishes our mothers and grandmothers fed us growing up.”

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After-work drinks

Located in KL’s CBD, Monroe is a great place to take a break and combat KL’s heavy rush hour traffic. In the evenings enjoy cocktails with Prawn toast from their snack menu. Stay for dinner, and enjoy their Grilled Rump of Beef with marmite butter. Savour Hot Fried Chicken with cool ranch sauce, and house-made, silky pillows of Potato Gnocchi served with seaweed butter and sesame.

 

Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake

The desserts at Monroe are truly divine, among our favourites are the Sticky Toffee date pudding from their Festive menu and the PB & J Mille Crepe cake layered with blueberry jam, and peanut honeycomb topped with ice cream.

 

Natural Wines by Australia’s Delinquente Wine Co

Natural Wines by Australia’s Delinquente Wine Co

All of this goes down particularly well with Monroe’s specially curated selection of natural wines. From white and bubbly, to orange wines and red wines. These quirky blends are made sustainably with minimal additives, resulting in heady flavours and aromas completely unlike most ‘classic’ wines.

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 Monroe’s Weekend Bubbly Brunch

Steak and Eggs

Steak and Eggs

Don’t miss out on all the fun at Monroe’s. On weekends the Bubbly Brunch special is a sweet deal with five dishes for two to four diners to share. The brunch includes a bottle of ‘Tuff Nutt’ Bianco d’Alessano bubbly by Australia’s Delinquente Wine Co, all for RM290.

 

Everything Omelette

Everything Omelette

The all-day brunch menu, staples such as Steak & Eggs drizzled with chimichurri, a delectable gluten-free Everything Omelette with cream cheese, smoked salmon and savoury toasted caper sprinkles inspired by NYC’s ‘everything bagel’ and a rich custardy brioche French Toast with citrus compote are crowd favourites.

The Decor

The modern-American restaurant was designed by Singapore firm Wynk Collaborative with New York City diners and Los Angeles cafes as inspiration. Tastefully blending geometric mosaic flooring, wicker-backed chairs and bentwood counter seats with gleaming marble. Featuring eggshell tiled walls and exposed concrete ceilings, composing a sleek yet casual vibe primed for diners to get together and feast.

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Monroe is open from 11:00 am – 11:00 pm, Tuesdays – Sundays. The restaurant is located on the first floor of KLoé Hotel, overlooking the pool at 227 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Reservations can be made via this link or on the phone at +60327721314.

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