KY eats – Ngau Hor (beef noodle) at New Apollos, Subang USJ 4

Ngau Hor, or Cantonese style fried beef noodle, isn’t exactly a dish that is offered in many places. Truth be told, I can’t say that I’ve tried many ngau hor in my life, but if you ask me which one I’ll have right now, this version at New Apollos kopitiam will be my take. New ...

KY eats – Curry Pork Rice, Ji Yang Restaurant, Sungai Kapar, Klang

A couple weeks ago, I had the slight unfortunate fortune of being involved in a minor accident. The Malaysian system is such that you can’t go to just any police station to make reports, but certain specific traffic police station to do the deeds (eh, upgrade already please), which explained how I got to this ...

KY eats – Kwong Wah Cendol, PJ Seksyen 17

KY eats – Kwong Wah Cendol, PJ Seksyen 17
Like many of you, I love myself a bowl of ice cold dessert on a hot day, and in this part of the world, what’s better than a bowl of ice cold cendol, one of the most popular cold desserts this part of the world. I mean, bingsu & kakigori is nice and all, but ...

KY eats – Wan Wan Fish Noodle, Kota Kinabalu

Most everyone knows that Kota Kinabalu, being located by the crystal clear and beautiful South China Sea, is famous for  seafood when it comes to .. well, food. One of the ways to enjoy this sea bounty without having to bring a crowd to a seafood restaurant is by heading to one the few fish ...

KY eats -Penang style Loh Mee at Do Re Mi, Ara Damansara

Penang hokkien mee, or prawn mee as it is usually called here in Klang Valley, is one of the more iconic dishes from the island known for its good hawker food. While prawn mee is quite available this part of the country, its sister dish – loh mee, is quite a bit trickier to find. ...

KY eats – Penang style Chee Cheong Fun, O&S kopitiam, PJ

Chee Cheong Fun is a dish that’s found in many places in Klang Valley. However, most versions here are of central region, where the sweet sauce is watery, or that they are served with curry, and most of the time, together with yong tau foo, which admittedly I’m also a fan of. chee cheong fun ...

KY eats – Malaysian Breakfast at Kedai Kopi Wah Mui, Kota Bahru, Kelantan

On my first visit to Kelantan, we managed to try two meals outside of the “kenduri kahwin” that brought us there, first was the nasi kerabu Liniey, and the second was this quintessential Malaysian breakfast set at Kedai Kopi Wah Mui. Kedai Kopi Wah Mui, Kota Bahru This little old school restaurant is located by ...

KY eats – Penang Style Kuih Teow Soup, Hock Seng kopitiam, Ara Damansara

Kuih Teow Soup is one of my favorite Penang style hawker dishes, and unfortunately also something that is a bit tougher to find in Klang Valley due to the overlap that pork noodle & classic Teow Chew fishball noodle provides. So whenever I find a good one, I want to document them. Hock Seng Kopitiam, ...

KY eats – Awesome Tomyam Maggi @ Little Rara, Kia Peng, KL

We’re definitely blessed with a great selection of street food in Malaysia, from your typical char kuih teow stalls to burger tepi jalan, to nasi lemak shacks.. but if you look harder, you can also find authentic street food originated from neighboring countries, case in point – Little Rara with its authentic Thai fare. Little ...

KY eats – Liniey Nasi Kerabu Tumis, Kota Bahru

A couple weeks ago I managed to check off the list of states to travel in Malaysia, finally stepped foot in Kelantan after all these years thanks to a colleague’s wedding invitation. ayam bakar, solok ladi, daging bakar While it was only for a short day-trip and the wedding reception involved food, I can’t help ...

MIGF KULinary 2019 @ KLIA

MIGF KULinary 2019 @ KLIA
MIGF KULinary is a 3-day festival that showcases and awards outstanding food and beverage outlets available at Kuala Lumpur International Airports (KLIA and klia2). It’s a collaboration of Malaysia Airports and Malaysia International Gastronomy Festival (MIGF) and will be happening from 8th November 2019 until 10th November 2019. KULinary is an annual event by Malaysia ...

KY eats – Healthy Meals at MEDIFOODS, Damansara Kim

While Klang Valley is one of the best places for those of us who eats out, one has to admit that it is not usually easy to find something that’s genuinely healthy. It’s easy to find food that’s delicious (that’s what this site mostly concentrates on), and also cafes that offers cool concepts and beautiful ...

KY eats – Huge Seahum at Lido Square, Lintas, Kota Kinabalu

On my last work trip to KK, my buddy Yann May suggested that dinner should come in the form of chicken wings. I like chicken skin, and wings has the most skin, so, why not? And that’s how we got ourselves to Lido Square at Lintas. Lido Square, Lintas, Kota Kinabalu Lido Square is this ...

KY eats – Top 1 Chicken Rice, Klang

KY eats – Top 1 Chicken Rice, Klang
Last week mom was here for a bit, so naturally it was my duty as a son to bring her form some breakfast worthy of trying. And since we’ve had bak kut teh, and red wine mee suah the day prior, I thought it was appropriate that we try one of the other less “normal” ...

KY eats – Apong Guan, Penang

While char kuih teow, laksa, and cendol gets all the attention in Penang, one of the must-eats for me is actually the humble old apong. Specifically, the stalls offering these tiny apong that have been operating at Jalan Burma right outside Union Primary School for decades. Apong Guan, Penang There are only two of such ...

KY eats – Fried Pan Mee, Rasa, Hulu Selangor

A couple weeks ago, Suan made me wake up at 6 in the morning on weekends, just because she needed a trail walking buddy to go to Chilling Falls (we went many years ago). She’s a friend for over two decades, I had no choice but to comply. fried pan mee in all its glory ...

KY eats – Ayam Penyet Mak Maya with Freshly Made Sambal, Kampung Baru

When it comes to Indonesian food, none is more famous than Ayam Penyet, essentially a flattened deep fried chicken served with tempeh (made from fermented soya bean), tofu, and those oh-so-addictive sambal. Ayam Penyet Mak Maya, Kampung Baru My first ayam penyet was at Waroeng Penyet just over a decade ago, and it was love ...

Iketeru Japanse Buffet (The Hungry Deal) @ Hilton KL

Iketeru Japanse Buffet (The Hungry Deal) @ Hilton KL
Many years ago, Iketeru used to serve Japanese buffet and it was on top of my to try list. Iketeru was possibly the best, if not one of the best Japanese restaurants in KL at that time. Their ala carte menu was (and still) quite pricey so having the buffet makes it a more viable ...

KY eats – Bangkok Lane Mee Goreng, Subang USJ 2

KY eats – Bangkok Lane Mee Goreng, Subang USJ 2
Been hearing about this Bangkok lane Mee Goreng that’s at USJ (that would be UEP Subang Jaya as the official name) for a while now, so I decided to check it out last week. Bangkok Lane Mee Goreng at Restoran Ehsan Maju For those who aren’t familiar with the background, there’s rather well known mee ...

Yugo House Japanese Fusion Restaurant @ Publika

Yugo House Japanese Fusion Restaurant @ Publika
I know I haven’t been updating my blog for quite some time now, but Yugo House‘s ongoing dining promotions are just too good not to share. So here’s the gist: – Buy 1 FREE 1 set menu (lunch & dinner) – For every RM30 spent, you get to redeem 1 ala-carte item at RM2. Choices ...

KY eats – Old School Dishes at Hin Kee Restaurant, Klang

KY eats – Old School Dishes at Hin Kee Restaurant, Klang
Dinner in Klang consists mainly of three big categories – bak kut teh, seafood, and taichau places. Today, let’s look at one of the older, more traditional taichau  (or in Hong Kong – “tai pai tong”) that offers some rather unique dishes – Hin Kee Restaurant. Hin Kee Restaurant, Klang Hin Kee is located across ...

KY eats – Penang Curry Mee at Green Lane Noodle, Sri Petaling

KY eats – Penang Curry Mee at Green Lane Noodle, Sri Petaling
Penang style curry mee is one of my favorite hawker food of all time, while there are a few places that offers this dish here in Klang Valley, they often lack the proper ingredients you would expect in the classic recipe. Green Lane Noodle at Sri Petaling, sharing venue with The Roti Man Bakery Enter ...

KY eats – Buffet Style Mala Steamboat at Fei Fan Hot Pot, Subang SS15 Courtyard

KY eats – Buffet Style Mala Steamboat at Fei Fan Hot Pot, Subang SS15 Courtyard
What’s better than spicy hot pot that goes in hot and comes out hotter? Well, unlimited refill at one fixed price, of course! This is essentially what Fei Fan Hot Pot at Subang Courtyard offers, while I would have been a lot more excited about the prospect of buffet steamboat/hotpot 20 years ago, I was ...

KY eats – Kah Hiong Ngiu Chap, Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Kah Hiong Ngiu Chap, Kota Kinabalu
Another Kota Kinabalu’s favorite is apparently their beef noodle, and for whatever reasons, it took me quite a while before my first try, I suppose it has to do with beef noodle being quite readily accessible in Klang Valley, unlike some of the other more unique dishes (Tuaran mee, for example) Kah Hiong Ngiu Chap, ...

KY eats – Sumptuous Pork Noodle at Ten Noodle, Kota Damansara

KY eats – Sumptuous Pork Noodle at Ten Noodle, Kota Damansara
Pork noodle must be one of the most popular non-halal soup based hawker dish in Klang Valley. It’s in almost every single multi-hawker kopitiam. After all, what’s not to like about a bowl of flavorful soup with all the porky goodness and your favorite choice of noodle? Ten Noodle, Dataran Sunway, Kota Damansara, PJ When ...

KY eats – Ikan Bakar and Gyoza at New Mui Vui, Hilltop, Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Ikan Bakar and Gyoza at New Mui Vui, Hilltop, Kota Kinabalu
Ever have cravings for meat dumplings and ikan bakar at the same time? Well, Kota Kinabalu apparently has enough people who have this unique combo from time to time to warrant a few of these gyoza + grilled fish restaurants. Today let’s look at one of the most popular of them – Kedai Kopi New ...

KY eats – Authentic Xiao Long Kan Sichuan Hot Pot, Fahrenheit 88, KL

KY eats – Authentic Xiao Long Kan Sichuan Hot Pot, Fahrenheit 88, KL
I’ve been on a bit of a hot pot hunt as of late (or as well call it in Malaysia, steamboat), especially Sichuan style mala hot pot. So when the opportunity to be one of the earliest group to sample Xiao Long Kan Sichuan Hot Pot (小龙坎火锅) came calling, I was quite excited, to say ...

KY eats – Taiping Oyster Omelette, Taman Tasik Food Centre

KY eats – Taiping Oyster Omelette, Taman Tasik Food Centre
This taiping oyster omelette has a bit of a personal back story. About ten years ago, the then gf of mine and I went on a trip up north, and on the way back to KL we stopped by Taiping for a bit of touristy sightseeing, night safari at the Taiping Zoo (definitely worth it ...

KY eats – Kagura Japanese Chicken Ramen, Lot 10 KL (Pork Free)

KY eats – Kagura Japanese Chicken Ramen, Lot 10 KL (Pork Free)
While the breath of Japanese cuisine kept advancing in Malaysia, there’s a segment of this food that alienate majority of the population here in Malaysia. See, you can find sushi, sashimi, and yakotiri that are suitable for most everyone to consume for the most part, but when it comes to proper Japanese ramen, the pork ...

KY eats – Tambayan At Kainang Filipino, Authentic Pinoy Food at Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Tambayan At Kainang Filipino, Authentic Pinoy Food at Kota Kinabalu
Before we start, I have a confession. I must admit that of the various ASEAN countries I’ve visited (all except Laos & Cambodia), Filipino food is ranked pretty low on the index of cuisine that gets me excited. Tambayan At Kainang Filipino, Api Api Center, KK I’ve been to the country three times – to ...