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Time to go Hubba Hubba!

Perched on Bukit Ceylon, within the confines of Invito Hotel Suites is the city’s latest gastrolounge – Hubba Hubba! Owned by the same people behind Souled Out, WIP, Tujo, the ...

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Sunday Buffet Lunch at Kampachi, Plaza 33 Petaling Jaya

It’s only available ONCE a week and if we are lucky there’s a public holiday, then there’ll be an extra session.  I’m talking about the lunch buffet in Kampachi Petaling ...

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Ante – upping the porky stakes with their all-new Brunch!

I’ve heard much about Ante Kitchen & Bar – how they’ve been creating waves in the dining scene in Solaris with signature dishes such as the Char Grilled Pork Steak ...

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A flaming feast at CHARCOAL @ The Saujana

I just can’t help but be charmed by the lovely open grill ...
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Manmaru Udon and MORE!

The name Manmaru Udon may have led many to believe that the ...
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Pangkor Laut Resort

We haven’t visited Pangkor for many years now – I can’t remember ...

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Unique Seafood @ Kota Damansara

Live seafood swimming in tanks may seem squeamish to some but at Unique Seafood, that’s the only way to serve it.  Freshness is their top priority.  “From the tank to the table” seems to be their motto and seafood lovers can’t be happier. Unique Seafood is one of the earliest restaurants to venture into this […]

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My Elephant – scrumptiously Thai

I have heard many good things of My Elephant prior to visiting it recently.  Friends have been telling me how this neighbourhood Thai restaurant has been jiving up the dining scene in Section 17 Petaling Jaya for many years and keeping the diners happy with their delicious yet affordable fares.  My Elephant was packed to […]

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Dining at Crave & chilling out at W XYZ Bar, Aloft Bangkok

In our recent trip to Bangkok, we chose to stay at the Sukhumvit area and Aloft Bangkok was a natural choice. The hotel is located in Soi 11, quite possibly one of the hippest spots in town. All around the hotel are bars, cafes, restaurants, shopping outlets and the Nana BTS Skytrain and MRT station […]

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Leng Loong Seafood Restaurant – where Lenggong favourites abound!

This no-frills restaurant serves simple home-style dishes, leaning more towards Kong Sai (or “Kong Xi”) flavours. Its location in Taman Equine may seem a bit off-the-beaten-track but it’s actually fairly easy to get there, coming from the Kesas Highway. The chef is from Lenggong, a little town in northern Perak with a major community of […]

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Blossoms of Fortune for Chinese New Year at Zuan Yuan, One World Hotel

There’s a change in command in the kitchen of Zuan Yuan these days. Chef Heng Sze Hooi, Assistant Chinese Chef together with his team have come up with some delectable dishes for the Chinese New Year, which is just days away. I must say that’s a very refreshing change and things are looking good there. […]

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Have A Teochew Feast at Pak Loh Chiu Chow Restaurant this Chinese New Year

I’ve always liked Teochew cuisine. Teochew dishes tend to be kinder on the palate and stomach due to the gentler cooking methods. Signature Teochew dishes are often prepared over a slow fire, stewed, steamed or just simply sti-fried. Oh, they also do their pickles perfectly.  Pak Loh Chiu Chow Restaurant is one of those restaurants […]

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Celebrate Chinese New Year in style at Noble Mansion, Plaza 33 Petaling Jaya

The name itself speaks volumes.  Noble Mansion – arguably one of the Oriental Group of Restaurants’ most stylish outlets.  Not only is the décor impressive, the whole ambience reminds one of a traditional mansion given an elegant modern twist.  This is also where Executive Chef Justin Hor unleashes his creative flair in the repertoire of […]

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Gourmet Indulgences for Chinese New Year at Chynna, Hilton Kuala Lumpur

Every year, restaurants vie with each other to come up with innovative ideas for Yee Sang.  So far this year, I’ve tasted a gamut of ingredients in yee sang, from the common salmon to Australian lobster, soft shell crabs and even grilled lamb. In Chynna at Hilton Kuala Lumpur. Chinese Executive Chef Lam Hock Hin […]

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Chinese New Year Celebrations at Ee Cuisine, Eastin Hotel Petaling Jaya

Weeks before the Chinese New Year, the feasting has already begun.  Now it’s the week before the big celebration, the feasting is now in almost full gear, as can be seen by the packed restaurants around town.  Many companies are holding appreciation feasts for staff and customers… you know, the traditional “sau koong” meals.  And […]

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Signature @ The Roof

With Valentine’s Day hovering just a few days away, and if you are still looking for a venue to wine and dine your loved one, Signature at The Roof would be a nice option.  Perched right at the very top of the building, dining here gives a splendid view from the vast windows lining the […]

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La Risata @ Medan Damansara: Valentine Special and others

Opened since 1999, La Risata Damansara really needs no introduction. Located in the quiet suburb of Medan Damansara, La Risata has garnered a legion of fans, judging from how busy the restaurant is, on a week day. Its red bricks and raw cement walls exude a nice warm rustic ambience – perfect for chilling out […]

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Lunar New Year Feast at the newly renovated Toh Yuen at Hilton Petaling Jaya

Have you stepped into Toh Yuen, the Chinese restaurant in Hilton Petaling Jaya recently? If you have, then you would appreciate how much better it looks now. It looks less cluttered, brighter and has a classier contemporary elegance about it now. Having undergone quite an extensive renovation, I love the elegant hues of celadon paired […]

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Traditional Chinese New Year in Tao Chinese Cuisine at The Intercontinental Kuala Lumpur

What if you just have a small group of 3-4 persons and yet want to enjoy a good 7-course set meal during this coming Chinese New Year? Most Chinese restaurants serve set meals for 10 pax. Well, the good news is that over at Tao Chinese Cuisine at The InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, your party of […]

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Have a Super Prosperous CNY Meal at Restaurant Extra Super Tanker, Damansara Kim

I was told Restaurant Extra Super Tanker is already fully booked on Chinese New Year Eve (18 February 2015) so if you are thinking of having your Reunion Dinner there, you may have to look elsewhere. But, for other days during the Chinese New Year, tables are still available. We had a CNY dinner there […]

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Celebrate Your Big Day the Vintage Way – Saujana’s Signature Weddings

To every girl, the most important day of her life must surely be her wedding. It is so important that it certainly must be ensured that every moment, if possible, every tiny detail be captured beautifully. For a memorable wedding, it is every bride’s desire to have her Big Day run as faultlessly as possible. […]

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