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Have a Merry Christmas at Croisette Cafe

There’s no denying that Chef Pierre is a marvellous chef and his passion is clear for all to see when he dishes up the most delicious authentic French fare from his neat kitchen in Croisette Cafe. The sweets and pastries he tirelessly bakes are works of art – I always think they are too pretty […]

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Hong Kong Sheng Kee Dessert

I’m so glad that Hong Kong Sheng Kee Dessert has opened an outlet here in 1-Utama.  Working next to this mall, any new food establishment is a fresh breath of air to the sometimes-jaded dining scene here. Hong Kong Sheng Kee Dessert originates from Singapore where it has firmly established itself with 17 branches in […]

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SOULed OUT @ Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur

Anyone needs a hug today? “As good as a hug” – yeah, that’s the brand philosophy of SOULed OUT – a name that many of us are familiar with here in the Klang Valley.    After almost 2 decades in Sri Hartamas and Ampang, the 3rd outlet was opened in thriving Bangsar South recently. Housed prominently […]

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Swag Bar & Grill, Petaling Jaya: chilling out with a difference

If you are a PJ (Petaling Jaya) resident, you would most likely be familiar with the PJ Palms Sports Centre where the public swimming pool is located.  That’s just a stone throw away from the iconic A&W restaurant.  Set within this vicinity is one of PJ’s latest hotspots – the SWAG Bar & Grill, housed […]

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Sunday BBQ Brunch at Las Vacas

So what do you do on a lazy Sunday when you wake up late and are hankering for some good meats?  A BBQ Brunch is the answer and not just any old BBQ but head to Las Vacas for some scrumptious bites.  Unlimited servings too. Las Vacas serves only beef from Australia and lamb from […]

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Proud Janny – serving Fruit-based Cuisine with Pride

Fresh from their participation in the recent Agrobazaar Singapore in August where they helped develop a menu of fruit-based dishes served there, Chef Ryan Khang of Proud Janny is eager to share some of those dishes with folks here. Love the rustic feel of the cafe! As the Agrobazaar was focused on promoting Malaysian fruits, […]

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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 concept here is hip and kinda quirky but generally done up tastefully. I found myself there one fine evening and as I walked through the […]

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Brunching at The Gastro Project, Sect.17 Petaling Jaya

Come weekends, you can now head on over to The Gastro Project in Section 17 Petaling Jaya for a long lazy meal, aka Brunch!  Since the brunch trend hit the scene here in the Klang Valley, cafes and restaurants have jumped onto the bandwagon trying to outdo each other in coming out with the best […]

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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 and Sweet Belly (both of which I have yet to taste).  The good news is that Ante has once again raised the stakes with their […]

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Taiko Japanese Cuisine, Mont Kiara Shoplex

It used to be Ramen Taiko Japanese Cuisine and they were mainly specializing in ramen only.  A new management took over the restaurant in April this year and expanded the food repertoire to include other Japanese dishes.  A new chef, Chef Steven Khoo took over and has since revamped the menu.  The cosy restaurant has […]

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Opium @ Changkat Bukit Bintang

Opium is incredibly photogenic. From its colourful exterior to its opulent interior right down to the food and drinks, everything dances in glee for my camera. I’m talking about Opium, the latest dining and fun place in Changkat Bukit Bintang opened by Werner Kuhn and his team. Yeah, the same Werner Kuhn who set up […]

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Simply d: that’s for simply delightful & delicious!

A spin-off from Delicious, Simply d which opened its first outlet in NU Sentral recently runs on a refreshing concept.  CEO of the Delicious Group as well as the driving force behind this venture, Steve Allen thinks it’s a great idea to let the customers decide what and how they want their food done.   […]

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Showcase your talents at Unplugged Music Cafe, Subang Jaya

Are you an aspiring musician and/or singer and looking for a platform to showcase your talent?  I know how frustrating it is for talented musicians who are new on the scene and struggling to get an audience to experience their talents.  For “untested” musicians, the market is rather ruthless – nobody is really interested to […]

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Symphony of flavors in T.G.I. Friday’s New Menu

T.G.I Friday’s has been around for a long time and needs no introduction. It’s one of the most recognisable restaurants here in the Klang Valley, especially in the malls. It’s also a popular venue for birthday celebrations as I have witnessed many boisterous birthday parties being held in the premises. Of course, the restaurant staff’s […]

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Fiercer at Publika

It’s fun talking to Herukh Jethwani, the jovial guy behind Fierce Curry House in Bangsar Utama and its sister outlet, Fiercer in Publika. We were at Fiercer checking out their famed Hyderabadi dhum biryani rice not too long ago. As we took in the casual modernity of Fiercer and remarked on the clever use of […]

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