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Mediteca – Mediterranean Wine, Deli & Tapas Bar, Kuala Lumpur

When I heard that Mediteca has introduced a pork-friendly Mediterranean menu recently, I knew it’s time to check it out.  “Pork-friendly” certainly sounds like music to the ears of porcine lovers and it was also incentive enough for me to brave the infamous city traffic crawls for dinner there recently.  Mediteca is located right in [...]

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Maliqa Mediterranean Cuisine @ Plaza Damansara

The first thing you that will strike you, when you step into Maliqa, is its “big” eclectic presence.  Everything, from the tables, chairs, wall colors, knick-knacks, pictures, wall hangings, carpets… they all scream “diversity at its best” because nothing matches anything.  Every piece of item is ornate and unique in its own identity and therein [...]

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Dubrovnik – a taste of Croatia in Mont Kiara

Dubrovnik Restaurant, in the heart of Mont Kiara is just about the only Croatian restaurant in Malaysia.  Owned and helmed by Chef Zoran Djumic, the main concept of this restaurant is to stick to the traditional way of European/Croatian cooking without compromise on quality.  Offering authentic European Mediterranean dishes, Dubrovnik uses traditional recipes from Spain, [...]

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Al-Amar Express @ Fahrenheit 88, Kuala Lumpur

I’ve never really tried Lebanese food here in Kuala Lumpur so when the invitation came, via FatBoyBakes, to check out Al-Amar Express, I took the opportunity to do so. While I had eaten Middle Eastern food in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, I was curious to see how Lebanese cuisine fares here. Poised on a very [...]

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Casbah @ Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

Casbah – literally translates to “Castle” or “Palace”, a contemporary Arabesque lounge opened its plush doors in Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur last December. As the name suggests, I was struck by the opulent decor when I took the flight of steps down and entered an exotic cavern-like lounge. The soft orangey lightings, the deep comfy [...]

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