This year EQ is pulling out all stops to make Christmas merry and the year-end festivities spectacular.  From celebratory buffets, specially-curated meals in sophisticated venues to gourmet meals-to-go, EQ has something for everyone to make this festive season super-memorable! In a recent media preview, we got a sneak peak at some of the goodies coming […]


Kuchai Lama is one place I seldom venture to but I’ve heard some good things about this Papasan Canteen.  Located in the Kuchai Lama Business Centre area where parking is quite a challenge, this eatery has been garnering raves in social media for their local-Japanese fusionistic offerings. Their signature Omu Curry Rice with fried chicken […]


After having dined in Chef Wan’s restaurants several times, we wanted to try out some more casual fares from his cafes.  So we hopped over to the outlet in Taman Tun Dr Ismail on a late afternoon. Decked out in the usual Chef Wan’s “tropical paradise” theme, the café is beautifully set up.  Browsing through […]

SABAYON @EQKL: In Celebration of Techniques and Seasons

Perched high up on the 51st floor, Sabayon, EQ Kuala Lumpur’s award-winning modern fine dining venue is introducing its new seasonal menus. The distinctive new menus draw from an inspiration of culinary tradition, stemming from the classic methods of the famed Auguste Escoffier’s classique cusine, to more modernist takes on texture, flavour and presentation. The […]

Bottega Lounge Supports Pinktober at EQ Kuala Lumpur

This month when you visit Bottega Lounge at EQ Kuala Lumpur, you will be greeted with a pleasant vision of pink, from its decadent bite-sized confectionery and savoury appetisers.  “Pinktobar” has been coined for October as the month dedicated to cancer awareness. In conjunction with Pinktober, EQ has joined hands with MAKNA (National Cancer Council) […]

‘Bear Paw’ service at Bask Bear Coffee’s 100th store carnival

A “Bear Paw” serving freshly-brewed coffee through a “bear hole” took centre stage as Bask Bear Coffee celebrated its 100th physical store milestone at Suria KLCC recently. As the only coffee brand inspired by the basking Malayan sun bear, Bask Bear Coffee is spearheading sun bear conservation efforts with its “Save Sun Bear Fund” to […]

The Ming Room, Bangsar Shopping Centre

With an extensive renovation and refurbishment exercise done, The Ming Room at Bangsar Shopping Centre is now almost double its previous space.  Re-opened since July, the intricate and ingenuous design using bamboo elements for its facade and interior is unique and a conversation-starter.  The main dining hall is now spacious and diners can be seated […]

CHINESE PALACE at Kampung Attap

Residing in the distinguished iconically-white Chinese Assembly Hall building in Kampung Attap, Chinese Palace draws the crowd to its elegant interiors and offerings of good food.  Chef Frankie Woo, a well-known veteran culinary master, together with a team of chefs, are behind the repertoire of Chinese delights this restaurant has to offer. As its name […]

MAISEN Tonkatsu is now in Sunway Pyramid

“Tonkatsu so tender it can be cut with chopsticks” – now, that is a claim few can muster.  But it is certainly MAiSEN’s pride as for nearly 60 years, MAiSEN is renowned in Japan for its tender meat tonkatsu.  Their main restaurant in Aoyama (off Omotesando) is famous for its setting as a 1920’s bathhouse […]

LANKAN CAFÉ in Taman Petaling

Ever since our trip to Sri Lanka and having tasted its cuisine, we’ve been craving for some authentic Lankan food here.  We love the food at Lankan Café which showcases a good selection of Sri Lankan and Southern Indian cuisine.  Fast friendly service adds on to the pleasant dining experience.  While climbing up the stairs […]

De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan @ Bangsar Shopping Centre

Celebrity Chef Wan’s restaurants need no introduction.  Known as De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan, there are currently 3 outlets with the latest one being located in Bangsar Shopping Centre.  Decked out in the familiar colourful tropical fauna-theme associated with the popular chef, you will be greeted with an astounding vibrant interior décor when you enter […]


With a name like “Regalicious”, one would imagine dining in a regally elegant and comfortable place, where hotpot is concerned.  And if you step into Regalicious Hotpot in Eco Santuari, you get exactly that. Occupying a whole corner shoplot over 3 floors, you can’t miss the impressive golden signage façade, even from afar.  On the […]