NEW Hijau Restaurant Kampung Air Batang, Pulau Tioman (09 419 1329).
Set on a hillside, Hijau (meaning ‘green’ in Malay) Restaurant serves up tasty Indian, Chinese and Western dishes at an affordable price. The prawn tandooris are worth a try, and vegetarian dishes are also available.
Daily, breakfast and dinner. $$
Nazri’s Place Kampung Air Batang, Pulau Tioman (09 419 1329/016 362 3120).
This restaurant is nestled between swaying palm and coconut trees in lush green surroundings. Diners can choose from a wide selection of Malaysian and Western dishes or opt for the barbecue, all served in a serene and laidback atmosphere.
Sunrise Dive Centre Breakfast Café Sunrise Dive Centre, Juara Village, Pulau Tioman (09 419 3102/www. sunrisedivecentre.com).
The perfect place for diving enthusiasts as it provides a hearty breakfast spread. Tea, coffee, and homemade yoghurt are available along with fresh bread and cheese. For lunch and dinner, local fare is served and you can have your pick of Malay fish curry, Chinese sweet and sour chicken, or Indian roti canai.