Top 5 R&R Gourmets You Shouldn’t Miss Out

Embarking on a road trip across Malaysia is no ordinary journey from point A to point B. It’s an exciting adventure through scenic landscapes, with hidden gems of Rest & Recreation (R&R) spots dotting the highway. These rest havens not only provide tired travellers with a chance to recharge but also satisfy their cravings for delicious meals. 

Recharge not only your stomach but also your car’s engine! Along major highways in Malaysia, BHPetrol also offers multiple conveniently located petrol stations, so that you can travel worry-free knowing that there’s always one near you.

Now with just a few clicks on the BHPetrol eCard app, finding and accessing the services you need at any BHPetrol station has never been easier. At the BHPetrol station locator tool, you can effortlessly discover the nearest surau prayer room, facilitate Touch ‘n Go Reload, or indulge in a selection of fresh food and beverages at BHPetromart and more restaurants. 

If you enjoy R&R food hunting along your road trip, you can always drive to the nearest R&R to find your hidden gems. Here, we’ve curated a list of the top 5 R&R Gourmets that you absolutely shouldn’t miss. Let’s get in and make your next road trip an unforgettable feast!


Nasi Lemak Panas at R&R Ayer Keroh (South Bound)

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Located along the North-South Expressway (Southbound),  R&R Ayer Keroh has earned its popularity for serving up the authentic nasi lemak. Plenty of drivers stop by this spot as their go-to break between Johor and Kuala Lumpur, all for the sake of indulging in some seriously tasty nasi lemak. After a long haul on the road, there’s nothing better than having a plateful of Malaysia’s beloved dish.

The Nearest BHPetrol station:

📍BHPetrol Ayer Keroh. Lot PT 6035 Lebuh Ayer Keroh, Ayer Keroh, 75450 Melaka.

⏰24 Hours


Nasi Campur & Mee Bakso at R&R Tapah (South Bound)

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If you’re on the lookout for a diverse range of eats, R&R Tapah has got you covered. This stop is a hit among travellers seeking everything from local delicacies to familiar fast-food franchises. Amidst the huge selection of food stalls, there’s a standout recommendation – the nasi campur and mee bakso. With an extensive selection of curries, veggies, and meats, you can tailor your meal to your liking without breaking the bank!

The Nearest BHPetrol station:

📍BHPetrol Tapah South Bound. Lot PT 2534 Mukim Sungkai, 35400 Tapah Road, Perak.

⏰24 Hours


D’Famous Zul Mee Kari at R&R Ulu Bernam

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R&R Ulu Bernam is undoubtedly one of the most equipped R&R stops for its spacious dining space and varieties in food & beverages. Out of the wide selections, this humble stall may not look like much, but it serves up one of the best mee kari (curry noodles) in Malaysia. The rich and creamy curry broth paired with springy noodles and tender chicken will have you licking your bowl clean. 

The Nearest BHPetrol station:

📍BHPetrol Tanjong Malim. Lot 4632, Jalan Slim Baru, 35900 Tanjong Malim, Perak

⏰24 Hours


Ramly Halal Kiosk at R&R Pagoh (South Bound)

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As known as Malaysia’s national burger brand, Ramly Burger has been around for decades and is a must-try for anyone visiting Malaysia. This stall at Pagoh R&R serves up the classic beef patty burger with all the fixings – lettuce, tomato, onion, egg, and special sauce. Don’t forget to pair it with a side of crispy fries and an ice-cold drink.

The Nearest BHPetrol station:

📍BHPetrol Pagoh. Lot 65/66, Jalan Simpang Lima, 84600 Muar, Johor

⏰24 Hours


Sate Kajang Haji Samuri at R&R Jejantas Sungai Buloh (South Bound)

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Located along the North-South Expressway, this R&R stop is a favourite among locals and tourists alike for its famous Sate Kajang. Made from succulent pieces of marinated meat grilled over charcoal, this dish is served with peanut sauce and ketupat. Beyond satay, the menu boasts a diverse range of local delicacies like nasi lemak too!

The Nearest BHPetrol station:

📍 BHPETROL OBR Sg Buloh South. Stesyen Minyak BHPetrol, R & R Sg. Buloh, Mukim Sg. Buloh, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

⏰ 24 Hours


Can’t wait to plan for your upcoming highway food hunt trip? Don’t forget to save this blog for later and let us know which other amazing R&R spots you discover along the way!