Malaysian. Brightly painted walls, bamboo and palms give Layang Layang restaurant a festive, tropical feel. Start your meal with an order of an order of roti canai or murtabak, a thin and light Indian-style pancake filled with egg, chicken and onion. Good entrees include the nasi lemak, kari mee, and ikan bakar, stingray or sea bass, grilled, coated in a sour but rich tamarind sauce and wrapped in a banana leaf.
2009 BEST OF SILICON VALLEY Reader Survey Winner - Third Place
2008 BEST OF SILICON VALLEY Reader Survey Winner - First Place
The solitary little building on South De Anza Boulevard in San Jose has housed many restaurants over the years. It was once a Mexican place. More recently it was a kebab restaurant. Now it’s home to Layang Layang, a Malaysian restaurant. Judging by the food and the crowds, the place has really found its groove.
-- Metro, Silicon Valley's Weekly Newspaper, September 24, 2008
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