Where To Eat Durian In Johor Bahru
Considered as king of fruits, durian is one of Malaysia’s national treasure. This seasonal fruit would only available from June to August, and few during the month of November. These golden, fleshy fruits in a thorny skin may give you the best succulent bite if you give it a try. Well, please be careful that it may give you a prick of pain sometimes as you are trying to ‘peel’ it.
With a huge variety of durian species such as D2, D22, D24, D101, Bamboo Feet, Musang King, 22 and more, it would be very hard for a true durian lover to decide which to choose for. However, they might be the just the same for people who dislike it. Here, JohorTrip would help you on how to differentiate these durians.
Non-locals who love durian may travel for hours just to have a taste of it. You can see a lot of tables and chairs on hawker or buffet selling these delicious durians during its limited peak session. However, the price may be vary and several times more expensive.
Today, JohorTrip would bring you on an alternate durian route over Johor Bahru. So, do bring along your beloved family, your girlfriend, your cousins out to ‘makan’ oh. (P.S :Prices are more affordable too)
1.Ang and Chuan Fruit Trading
Here, you would be able to have durian samples before buying it. They even satisfy every guest with other seasonal fruit such as mangosteens and pomelos too.Besides, non durian lovers can also try out their nature 100% fruit juice available such as mango juice, sugar cane juice, passion fruit juice and dragon fruit juice.
Address: FS-12 No.1 Jalan Sutera Danga, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300 Skudai, Johor
2.Longan Durian King BUFFET
What’s better than a RM10 durian buffet? Longan Durian King BUFFET do fulfill every durian lovers’ dream with a heaven of durians of different varieties with only RM10 per person. Since it is a buffet, you are allowed to eat as much durians as you can.
Location : Jalan Sutera Dange, Johor Bahru (next to Katsura Garden, side of Wufu City)
Contact : +6016-778 6000
3.Ah Tong’s Durian Stall
Durians never looked better, nor tasted better either. Ah Tong’s Durian Stall would provide you with their best durians they have which could fulfill your crave for durians.
Address: Jalan Serigala, Taman Century, Johor Bahru
Contact: +6017 – 646 8859
4.Durian King at Taman Sutera
It could be a great place to enjoy different types of rich creamy durian. Best Mao Shan Wang, D24, D13, D101 are what they would offer if you give their stall a try.
Address: Jalan Sutera Danga, Johor Bahru, Malaysia (just next to Sutera Mall)
5.Mr Uncle Durian Mount Austin
The stall opens from 10:30am onwards, so feel free to head over the moment you crossed over the causeway.
Address: Beside McDonald’s of Mount Austin, Johor Bahru
6.Nusa Bestari Durian
Another hotspot for every Johor durian lovers to have a bite of fresh, creamy durian in an affordable price. They do serve different types of durian such as D13, D17, D24, D78 and D196 under the same tent.
Address: No.60 Jalan Jati 1, Taman Nusa Bestari, 81300 Johor Bahru
7.Kulia Zhong Cheng Durian Plantation
It is another popular durian plantation with silky smooth local durians that deserve a try too. The owner generously provide an experience of picking durians in their plantation under his supervision. Not forgot to mention that their durian is sugary sweet and creamy at the same time.
Address: Lot 2973-21 Jalan Kampung Sri Paya 5, Kelapa Sawit, 81030 Kulaijaya, Johor
8.Desaru Fruit Farm
Do not miss out to try durian in Desaru Fruit Farm while you are having a trip there too. Since the farm provide a real experience of picking durians and diy ‘peeling’ it, why not giving it a try? When you are done, you will find out that you have spent the day to its fullest there, accommodate with Desaru Fruit Farm’s other events available.
Location : Sungai Cemaran, Desaru 81900 Kota Tinggi, Johor Darul Takzim
Contact : +607 830 8017
Address: No.37, Jalan Molek 2/1, Taman Molek, 81100 Johor Bahru.
Opening Hours: 12:00pm (Until Sold Out)
Contact: +6012-797 2436
10.Ah Shui Durian Taman Sutera Utama
Address: Jalan Sutera Danga, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia. (near Katsura Garden)
Contact: +6016 – 704 2127
11. Loyalty Durian
This durian plantation enable you to experience durian picking under the sun. Admission would be free around the month of June. You are required to contact any personnel for booking before going.
Location : LOT2973-21, Jalan Kampung Sri Paya 5, Kelapa Sawit, 81030 Kulaijaya
Contact : +6012-772 152
12. Si Long Ming Orchard
This durian plantation offers different types of durians and provide durian picking experience for durian lovers too. Prices are reasonable and worth for a try too.
Location : Jalan Seelong, Taman Senai Jaya, 81400 Senai, Johor, Malaysia
Contact : +6012 – 707 2573
Advantages of Eating Durians:
- Provides relief from insomnia.
- Helps to keep bones healthy and prevents osteoporosis.
- Aids in maintaining optimal blood pressure and cardiovascular health.
- Reduces risk of infertility in men and women.
- Helps to reduce constipation, flatulence, bloating and indigestion.
- Delays premature aging and appearance of symptoms such as muscular degeneration and age spots.
- Helps to prevent cancer and anemia.
Information obtained from : organicfacts.net
Additional Durian Taboo:
1.Do not eat durian and mangosteen together at the same time, they may cause constipation.
2.Do not eat warm food such as beef, lamb and seafood while or after eating durian.
3.Do not drink wine or alcoholic drink within eight hours, it would be a risk of fainting or death if you do so.
4.Remember to drink more water after eating durian, since it is hot.