The most unwanted and unpredicted phase has visited us yet again due to the dangerous rise of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia. Hence, to keep the nation safe, the government was left with no other choice but to forcefully enforce MCO 2.0 in six states.

In a way, this lockdown has been a blessing in disguise for our Indian community cause they have finally been given the luxurious chance to celebrate this wonderful auspicious Indian thanksgiving festival at home with absolute bliss and blessings in abundance!


The celebration of Pongal is known after the Tamil word “Pongal”, implying “to boil and overflow” and relates to the customary dish made from the new rice harvest cooked in milk with jaggery, raw sugar. 

The Pongal sweet Rice dish is made to signify the very special harvest festival, appreciating food and rice.

To take away the lockdown blues, a few best vegetarian restaurants are open for special exclusive deliveries bringing their best meals to the comforts of our homes. Pongal is all about reminiscing food, and this celebration is arguably never complete without a good home cooked meal!

Here are the best vegetarian restaurants in town hand picked specially for you, eagerly waiting to fill up your stomachs and heart with their best authentic vegetarian meals:

3Sangeetha, Ampang

4Restaurant Bindhu, Subang Jaya

7Mr Naan and Mrs Idly, KL

These restaurants are arguably the most established and well-remembered names in the business of Indian cookery. Renowned for their specialty in encompassing a variety of Indian cuisine, they have a variety of dishes on their menus that are completely in-house and prepared fresh everyday with exquisite flavours!

Order away and lit your Pongal with exuberance, treating yourselves to these tantalising meals with their satisfying hearty meals.

Anaivarukum Ponggal Naal Vazhtukal!!