SHURUTI BOX – The shruti box by origin is an Indian classical instrument. Also known as “surpeti” this instrument is similar to the harmonium, or pump organ. Inspired by the harmonious and soothing music produced by the box, that is where the name Shuruti Box was conceptualized by the owners.
An enormous contribution to creating an ambiance comes from the music being played in a restaurant. Eating with music improves digestion, as it provides a positive and more relaxed environment. Shuruti Box completes that by playing calm rhythms and songs that help relax your entire mind and body while enjoying the meals.
Are you a Rahmaniac?
Then this is so going to be your favorite go-to place to grab a drink and chill around. They have an amazing AR Rahman playlist. All music played here creates a great atmosphere that is felt from the very moment you walk through the door with a well-chosen soundtrack to accompany your dining experience.
This upscale restaurant and gastropub, Shuruti Box established in 2020 is an ideal place to chill and experience first-class dining.
With fine taste in both food and music, this restaurant is recognized for its popular, flavorful Western-Indian fusion cuisine that offers the best meal preparations for one’s palate. Shuruti Box located in Bangsar was also honored to be among the Top 30 bars in 2022.
Be it sweet, spicy, tangy, savory, lip-smacking mains, or even mouth-watering deserts- Shuruti box heard you.
Yes, they heard you. And here are some top recommendations to satisfy those cravings!
This meal is topped with fresh deshelled prawns in sambal on a toasted baguette. The sambal has a rich, home-cooked flavor that serves the perfect kick of heat. A must for starters and it would be an understatement to say this is a best-seller on the menu and definitely a repeat order.
Barramundi on Rasam broth
Individuals who enjoy eating fish, this dish is the perfect treat. Barramundi on rasam broth, paired with crunchy and crispy garlic bread with satisfying tenders. The fish served here is consistently fresh and the broth is made thick with a generous amount of vegetables that comes with a burst of flavour just from the tangy, thick, and flavourful rasam which is indeed an entice to the tastebuds.
This is a must-order dish for all lamb lovers who love a savoury dish. The lamb is marinated and served with tangy curd rice with a mix of yogurt to it. This is an elevated comfort food that is a feast for one’s taste buds that is easy to chew. The lamb is also served and cooked to perfection as the meat is tender and juicy. This dish has won many hearts with its incredible recipe.
For individuals who consume less sugar, this will be the right dessert. The large scoop of vanilla ice cream and jam garnishing pairs exceptionally well with the kesari. This dessert has a flavour combination that is just excellent.
The specialty of this dish is, it just melts in one’s mouth. This cardamom-infused pudding with thick payasam dessert puts a smile on many faces. The warm payasam and cold pannacotta combination make it brilliantly tantalizing to the palette and this dessert serves as the happy ending to all the appetizers and mains.
Shuruti Box also serves cocktails that you might never have tasted and adds a perfect finishing to them. Test your tastebuds with the unique customed tonic cocktails and feel the explosion of flavours.
Not forgetting the Vegans and those on vegetarian diets. You’re not left alone either. Shuruti Box also serves varieties of Indian vegetarian cuisines and appetizers.
The design of the restaurant, concept, and seating areas are all nicely done. While waiting for your meals to be served, you can enjoy taking pictures around Shuruti Box as they have amazing instagramable hotspots. Featuring beautiful interior aesthetics and exteriors made just for you to keep your feed updated with good photo backdrops. The whole makeover is just so unique and indeed a perfect place to spend time with your loved ones. Playing its role as a time tunnel too, this restaurant brings you a feel like you’re dining in India. There is this traditional Tuk Tuk located right outside the shuruti box. So why wait, get your outfit of the day (OOTD) pictures while enjoying the delectable gastronomic flavours.
Every dish on the menu has so much depth of flavour which reflects the much care and detail that were put into each and every one of them. It is definitely a culinary experience not to be missed.
This fusion dining western-Indian restaurant is located at 18, Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar (next to Antipodean- corner unit). Shuruti Box is open from 4pm to 2am on weekdays and 1pm to 2am on weekends.
Also, it is highly recommended to make reservations at 012 730 7050 as they’re fully booked especially during the weekends