Explore Top Finds near Your Renaissance Hotel

Top Finds

Hand-picked recommendations from around the world.

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Throw away the guidebook and get connected to what the locals know. Whatever you want to experience on your trip, we’re plugged in and on hand to help you explore the neighborhood.

Our Navigators have curated a list of some of the most fascinating ‘must do’ experiences from each of our Hotels’ neighborhoods.

We’ve collected memorable must-sees for every one of our destinations around the globe, giving you the inside scoop on the best each Renaissance Hotel location has to offer.


Local favorites served in an pleasant ambiance. Friendly and prompt service adds to the overall dining experience.
The Toast café serves a full range of food and beverages featuring popular delicacies like Nasi Lemak and Mee Siam. The pleasant ambiance and reasonable price make Toast the go-to dining spot for many in the neighborhood. Visiting this cafe is a must.
Address: Lot 2110 Jln Permas Utara,, Bandar Baru, Permas Jaya, Johor Bahru, 81750, Malaysia
Phone: +010 270 0180
Opening hours: 0800hrs - 2100hrs

Yi Jia Seafood

Relish Freshly Made Chinese-Style Seafood in the heart of Johor.
Yi Jia Seafood Restaurant serves Seafood, Chinese and Malaysian cuisines and is famous for their Roasted Pork, Butter Mantis Prawn and Fried Lala. This popular restaurant offers fresh and delicious seafood dishes at reasonable prices. This is an ideal dining spot for family and group outings.
Address: 1 Jln Permas Utara, Bandar Baru Permas Jaya, Johor Bahru, 81750, Malaysia
Phone: +016 725 7822
Opening hours: 1600hrs - 0100hrs


Wide variety for tasty Japanese dishes.
The extensive and diverse Japenese dishes served at Warakuya is capable of satiating diverse palates. The wide range of options leaves you confused so as what to order, in which case, you should simply ask the friendly waiters here for suggestions. They serve freshly made sashimi, sushi, bento, tempura mono, sake, desserts among many other options.
Address: Lot 205912, 1 , Jln Permas Utara, Bandar Baru Permas, Johor Bahru, 81750, Malaysia
Phone: +011 1558 0000
Opening hours: 1200hrs - 1100hrs


This cafe is indeed a hidden gem. They serve great coffee, delicious cakes and other hot meals.
At Kolla Coffee, a popular local cafe, you can enjoy delightful and happy moments in the company of heart-warming caffeinated beverages! Different varieties of ice blended coffee, hot coffee, and iced tea drinks sold here are a huge hit. It also sells a variety of whole bean coffees, whole leaf teas, flavored powders, and baked goods.
Address: Jln Permas Utara, Bandar Baru, Permas Jaya, Johor Bahru, 81750, Malaysia
Phone: +016 755 7318
Opening hours: 1200hrs - 2200hrs

......said the butcher to the cow

The best steak in town, served with a pinch of macabre humor and paired with a huge gin selection.
Have you ever wondered what the butcher says to the cow when she is afraid to get old? Maybe - "Don't worry my love, it will never happen". If that has made you smile at least a bit, this restaurant is the one for you. Enjoy amazing steak, delicious burgers or just mix your very own gin & tonic while enjoying some dark humor.
Address: Opernring 11, Vienna, 1010, Austria
Phone: +01 5356969
Opening hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 5pm - 1am, Thursday - Saturday 5pm - 2 am, Sunday & Mondy closed