KY eats – Lebuh Presgrave 888 Prawn Mee & Loh Mee, Penang

Last week I went back up to Penang for a bit and managed to meet up with Evon for a late afternoon “tea time” noms. The lady suggested prawn mee at Lebuh Presgrave, I am always happy to get some prawn mee in the system, so why not? 888 Hokkien Mee at Lebuh Presgrave (or ...

KY eats – Nasi Beriani Gam Putrajaya, Puchong/Kajang

A couple weeks ago I found myself at the South of KL for some work related assignment near lunch time. Naturally, after our appointment, we went to the most famous nari briyani restaurant for some well deserved lunch. Our destination was none other than Kafe Beriani Gam Putrajaya. Nasi Beriani Gam Putrajaya Getting there can ...

KY eats – Chai Leng Park Yam Rice, Seberang Jaya, Penang

Yam Rice is something of a specialty that’s often forgotten when it comes to Penang food, for one, it is not exactly a famous dish from the island, but rather on the mainland. Additionally, it is also a little bit difficult to call it a “hawker food” as this is more of a full blown ...

KY eats – Seafood at Kuala Selangor’s Restoran Makanan Laut Jeti

Since WCE (West Coast Expressway) is now partially opened, the travel time from where I stay in Shah Alam to Kuala Selangor was cut off by quite a bit to only around 45 minutes instead of the usual hour plus, a seafood meal at this part of Selangor is now possible without being a laborious ...

KY eats – Teow Chew Fishball Noodle at Restoran Mei Keng, Off Jalan 222

Restoran Mei Keng is one of my routine Sunday pre-futsal breakfast stops, located just off Jalan 222, the restaurant occupies the other corner lot on the same row of shop lots that also houses the more famous Ahwa Hokkien Mee (night) Mei Keng kopitiam, off Jalan 222 I’ve decided to give the Teow Chew Fishball ...

KY eats – Local Khmer Dishes and Dessert at Siem Reap Old Market, Cambodia

For this year’s CNY escape, my brother & I brought mom to Siem Reap for some Angkor Wat sight seeing. So naturally, we got to try some of the local foods. I always thought it was a little strange that we can find many representations of South East Asian food in Malaysia – Thai being ...

KY eats – Yi Pin Seafood Bak Kut Teh, Klang

I’m always in the look out for new bak kut teh places to try out, so when I saw this new stall opening up near Peng Heong Paikut at Klang, I thought I should check it out, hence, Yi Pin Seafood Bak Kut Teh. Yi Pin Seafood Bak Kut Teh, Klang Yi Pin took over ...

KY eats – The Muhibbah Chong Kok Kopitiam, Klang

Can’t believe I didn’t know about this Chong Kok Kopitiam after having stayed closed to Klang for some four years, more spectacularly, it’s located just a stone’s throw away from Seraph Awaken, one of my favorite hand crafted coffee places in all of KL. Chong Kok Kopitiam, Klang For those who were like me, Chong ...

KY eats – Khao Jao Thai Restaurant at Thong Lo, Bangkok

I need to do a better job at posting on this blog, as this was from a trip to Bangkok last year…. Anyway, if you find yourself at Thong Lo, an upscale area in Bangkok with quirky cafes and plenty of Japanese restaurants, this Khao Jao Thai Restaurant is one modern eatery serving pretty traditional ...

KY eats – Notung Kusan Fish Noodle, Kota Kinabalu

Fish noodle is one of my favorite noodle dishes ever, and being situated by the coast with access to great ocean haul and a knack for making the best out of these sea bounty, it’s not secret that Kota Kinabalu offers some of the best seafood noodle restaurants. jewel garupa soup, with kanlau mian on ...

KY eats – Ming Kee Wan Tan Mee, Taman Bukit Maluri

Several weeks ago I found myself at Desa Park City at Yee Hou’s place, with the boy promising that he’d bring me to one of the better wantan mee stalls around the area – Ming Kee Wan Tan Mee at Taman Bukit Maluri. Ming Kee Wan Tan Mee, Taman Bukit Maluri The restaurant is located ...

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...