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INDULGE in TGV Cinemas, 1-Utama

Have you noticed the stylish purple and silver INDULGE in TGV Cinemas in 1-Utama?  It does look a bit “intimidating”, purely because the reception cum private ticketing counter looks so posh through the glass doors.  Step inside and you will be transported into a whole different world of cinema entertainment and impeccable dining.  There’s the […]

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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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Seafood feast at Crab Factory, SS2 Petaling Jaya

Don’t expect pretty table linen or cutlery when you eat at Crab Factory, simply because there’s none. The whole setup in this restaurant is focused on being simple and rustic. The exposed brick wall, the utilitarian wooden tables and metal chairs, the exposed ceiling beams give it a functional and practical theme, much like a […]

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Australian Lamb Shoulder Racks @ Las Carettas Mexican Restaurants

If you are a lamb lover, you should head over to Las Carettas Mexican Restaurants before the end of this month.  Why?  For the simple reason that for this entire month, you will get to taste some real lips-smacking lamb shoulder racks that are rarely served the way it’s done in Las Carettas. Start off […]

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Signature @ The Roof

These days, traffic along Persiaran Bandar Utama, especially on Friday and Saturday evenings, has become more congested.  If you don’t already know, Petaling Jaya’s latest entertainment hub – The Roof has been jiving up the scene.  Opened since last November, everyone has been flocking to this happening place as The Roof, with its 5 outlets, […]

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The Malt & Leaf @ The Roof

Step into The Malt & Leaf and the first thing that hits you is the sense of breath-taking space and height.  Which isn’t really a surprise since this 4,000 sq ft intimate enclave is housed within the latest trendy entertainment hub that’s hit Petaling Jaya – The Roof. The glass and wood elements of this […]

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Classic American Festive Set Menu at Chicago Rib House

For this festive season, if you don’t fancy pigging out on some lavish buffets, why not have a simple 4-course Christmas Set Menu?  You can do this in an American diner-like restaurant – Chicago Rib House. There are 3 drinks offered in the set, so take your pick from the alcoholic Peach Bellini (fresh peach […]

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Stillwater @ Crittenden, The Mornington Peninsula, Melbourne

We visited a few vineyard restaurants in The Mornington and one of the loveliest is Stillwater.  It is located in the acclaimed Crittenden Estate at the foot of Red Hill.  Since it opened in 2004, this modern vineyard restaurant is well known for its relaxed fine dining.  Developed by owners Zac and Jacqui Poulier from […]

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Cape Schanck Lighthouse, The Mornington Peninsula, Melbourne

A visit to The Mornington Peninsula won’t be complete if you don’t visit the famous Cape Schanck Lighthouse.  Located at the tip of the peninsula fronting the Bass Strait, the lighthouse still stands tall and proud since its construction way back in 1859. The Cape Schanck Lightstation has a fully functional beacon and it offers […]

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Frangipani @ Changkat Bukit Bintang

The name Frangipani is not unfamiliar to many diners, especially those who love frequenting restaurants in the Changkat Bukit Bintang area in Kuala Lumpur.  Frangipani has stood its ground there for more than 11 years and has always prided itself for its French-inspired offerings.  That was the direction in Frangipani’s first decade. Moving into its […]

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Chambers Bar & Grill @ Hilton Kuala Lumpur

After months of refurbishment, the Hilton Kuala Lumpur recently unveiled its brand new Chambers Bar & Grill located on the lobby floor of the hotel. Entering the premise, we were bowled over by the sleek lines of its decor.  It seems like everything in Chambers is shiny and reflective – right from its intertwined double-C […]

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Pantrie @ Oasis Square

“There is no sincerer love than the love of food”, so said George Bernard Shaw. And so echoed Alice Tuen, owner and chef of Pantrie.  Located in the up-and-coming busy commercial centre called Oasis Square, Pantrie is just a few months old. Alice relates how she had to constantly come up with healthy and interesting […]

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MIGF 2013: Grill 582 at Best Western Premier Dua Sentral

The Malaysian International Gourmet Festival (MIGF) is already well in progress, having started on 1 October 2013.  Diners have the rest of this month to enjoy the special festival menus offered by the participating restaurants. When we first dined in Grill 582 at Best Western Premier Dua Sentral a few months back, we loved the […]

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Kuala Lumpur Restaurant Week: Opus Bistro @ Bangkung, Bangsar

October is set to be a tremendously exciting month as far as Food is concerned.  I think gourmets, gourmands, gluttons and all who are enamoured with food will welcome October with wide open arms and stomachs.  There’s Oktoberfest, the MIGF 2013 and then there’s the inaugural Kuala Lumpur Restaurant Week! From 4-11 October 2013, more […]

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Topshelf @ TTDI

Located in the quieter part of Lorong Rahim Kajai 13, Topshelf has been dishing out popular French and Italian dishes to discerning customers. Helmed by the dashing Chef Christopher Yee and partnered by the charming Hairenna Othman, this unassuming restaurant has been around for almost two years. Trained in French cooking in Europe, Chef Yee […]

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