KY eats – the most famous Wantan Mee in Klang

KY eats – the most famous Wantan Mee in Klang
By KY I’m a bit of a fan of wantan mee, after all, it is one of the first “good” hawker dishes I tried when first moved to Klang Valley from Penang. Quality of wantan mee here in Central Peninsular Malaysia is like char kuih teow in Penang, you don’t often get disappointed. That being ...

KY eats – Shitamichi Tendon Akitmitsu at Evolve Concept Mall, Ara Damansara

KY eats – Shitamichi Tendon Akitmitsu at Evolve Concept Mall, Ara Damansara
By KY Ten years ago, Japanese food is synonymous with with raw fish. When someone told you they’re going to have Japanese food, it is always sushi & sashimi. Over the last few years though, the cuisine from far east has slowly mature at the local scene, there’s places that only offers ramen, there’s tonkatsu, ...

KY eats – Little Mums, Damansara Uptown

KY eats – Little Mums, Damansara Uptown
By KY Several weeks ago I was invited to a soft launch of Little Mums, the restaurant that was run by the same people that brought us Mum’s Place at Damansara Perdana, a restaurant that I’ve reviewed almost ten years ago, with shitty camera phone then. As the name suggests, this offshoot is run by ...

KY eats – Kak Jat Ikan Bakar, Jalan Bellamy, KL

KY eats – Kak Jat Ikan Bakar, Jalan Bellamy, KL
By KY Ikan Bakar is one of the type of local dish that has its name completely wrong. If you translate it to English, ikan = fish, bakar = burn (or grill if you stretch it). But instead of grilling on open fire, ikan bakar these days is more like frying on a flat pan ...

KY eats – Authentic Thai at Khunthai, Klang

KY eats – Authentic Thai at Khunthai, Klang
By KY Over the CNY break and in conjunction to having my whole family staying over, we decided to bring mom to Khunthai for dinner, since Thai food is one of mom’s favorite cuisines aside from traditional Chinese fair. It turned out to be a pretty good decision. Khunthai at Klang with my family Khunthai ...

KY eats – Thai Street Food at Tiffin by Chef Korn, Mid Valley

KY eats – Thai Street Food at Tiffin by Chef Korn, Mid Valley
By KY Tiffin’s by Chef Korn is a little restaurant located at the Mezzanine floor of North Court at Mid Valley, which is rather hidden from plain view unless you purposely walk up to the newish hidden area of the mall a level above the GSC cinemas (but at opposite end). The restaurant is an ...

KY eats – Okayama Fair at Kampachi Japanese Restaurant

KY eats – Okayama Fair at Kampachi Japanese Restaurant
By KY A few weeks ago we were invited to Kampachi at Troika to sample a few dishes from their upcoming Okayama Fair. Before we start, here’s when the Okayama fair is going to happen at various Kampachi outlets: Kampachi Troika – 26 August, 2014 Kampachi Pavilion – 1 september, 2014 Kampachi Plaza 33 – ...

KY eats – 3 Ikan Bakar places to check out in Klang Valley

KY eats – 3 Ikan Bakar places to check out in Klang Valley
By KY Ikan bakar, or grilled fish, is one of those quintessential Malaysian cuisine that isn’t often talk about. Today, lets look at three different places in Klang Valley is worth a visit if you have a stomach for this classic dish in the afternoon. Do remember to order a big glass of ice cold ...

KY eats – Kuih Teow Soup at New Apollos, USJ 4

KY eats – Kuih Teow Soup at New Apollos, USJ 4
By KY As someone who’s born and bred in Penang, we obviously love our hawker dishes, and hence it is always a mission for many of us Penangites to find the local taste right here in KL whenever we can. New Apollos kopitiam at USJ 4 Now when most think about hawker foods in Penang, ...

KY eats – Top 3 Ikan Bakar places to check out in Penang

KY eats – Top 3 Ikan Bakar places to check out in Penang
By KY Penang is often know as the heaven of hawker foods, from char kuih teow to asam laksa, and kuih teow soup to nasi kandar. However, you don’t often hear people talk about ikan bakar, also sometimes known as ikan panggang as the locals like to call it, and that I think, is a ...

KY eats – Balik Kampung Buffet at Grand Hyatt KL, Ramadan Buffet 2014

KY eats – Balik Kampung Buffet at Grand Hyatt KL, Ramadan Buffet 2014
By KY This is the 6th review on this buka puasa buffet 2014 series, and this time we check out the Balik Kampung Buffet at Grand Hyatt KL’s JP Teres restaurant right here in the heart of the city. at JP Teres, Grand Hyatt KL with Rizal & Shabana Grand Hyatt is located right between ...

KY eats – Maine Lobster at The Restaurant, Saujana Resort

KY eats – Maine Lobster at The Restaurant, Saujana Resort
By KY The last I went to Saujana Resort was some two years ago for their Wagyu beef promotion, I remember The Restaurant had a relatively new guy in charged, Chef Alexander Waschl from Austria. Fast forward to 2014 and we are here for the Main Lobster promotion, I was quite pleased to see that ...

KY eats – MyKuali Instant Penang Hokkien Prawn Mee

KY eats – MyKuali Instant Penang Hokkien Prawn Mee
By KY MyKuali’s second most important product is now out and soon to hit pretty everywhere instant noodle can be bought, and logically it is another Penang’s favorite – the MyKuali Instant Penang Hokkien Prawn Mee. This is on the heels of success of their Penang White Curry Mee product. I suppose the slightly redundant ...

KY eats – Seenak Citarasa Malaysia Buffet Dinner, Empire Hotel, Ramadan Buffet 2014

KY eats – Seenak Citarasa Malaysia Buffet Dinner, Empire Hotel, Ramadan Buffet 2014
By KY Fifth review on this buka puasa buffet 2014 series is the Seenak Citarasa Malaysia buffet dinner at Empire Hotel’s Kitchen Art Brasserie. Located at Subang Jaya right next to the iconic Subang Parade, the hotel can be access directly via Empire Mall with the two sharing the same parking arrangements. Not having to ...

KY eats – Las Vacas at Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Ramadan Buffet 2014

KY eats – Las Vacas at Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Ramadan Buffet 2014
By KY For the forth article of the buka puasa buffet 2014 series, lets go to Jalan Yap Kwan Seng for a positively meaty Ramadan buffet at Las Vacas meat shop. For those who aren’t familiar with Las Vacas, they have several branches in Klang Valley, including one at Kelana Jaya and another at Mont ...

KY eats – Paya Serai at PJ Hilton, Ramadan Buffet 2014

KY eats – Paya Serai at PJ Hilton, Ramadan Buffet 2014
By KY Continuing with the buka puasa buffet 2014 series, today we look at the buffet offering at Paya Serai, PJ Hilton hotel. This year, the restaurant is headed by executive chef Ridzuan Malek, who has over 20 years of culinary experience to present a buffet spread of local specialities in unique ‘kampung-style’ stalls and ...

KY eats – The Saujana Hotel Ramadan Buffet 2014

KY eats – The Saujana Hotel Ramadan Buffet 2014
By KY Ramadan is just around the corner so lets continue with the second instalment of buka puasa buffet 2014 review, this at The Saujana KL hotel’s new Charcoal restaurant, remodelled, redecorate, and definitely an improved version of the old Suria Cafe. Charcoal is a new open-grill concept restaurant that was opened on the 6th ...

KY eats – Four Delicious Meals in Klang that aren’t Bak Kut Teh

KY eats – Four Delicious Meals in Klang that aren’t Bak Kut Teh
By KY Whenever food and Klang are mentioned in the same sentence, the topic of bak kut teh is often inevitable, however, Klang offers more than just bak kut teh. Lets look at four different places you should check out if you’re at Klang, just in case you’ve just had your bak kut teh the ...

KY eats – Bangi Golf Resort Ramadan Buffet 2014

KY eats – Bangi Golf Resort Ramadan Buffet 2014
By KY For 2014 Ramadan month, I’ve decided to do a few Bulan Puasa buffet around Klang Valley. Lets kick it off with the first, and perhaps the cheapest Ramadan buffet offered by Bangi Golf Resort. Ramadan buffet at Bangi Golf Resort, naturally we rode there Bangi Golf Resort is of course, located at Bangi, ...

KY eats – The Mix at Holiday Inn KL, Glenmarie

KY eats – The Mix at Holiday Inn KL, Glenmarie
By KY A few weeks ago I was invited to have a little food tasting session at Holiday Inn‘s bar and restaurant by the name of The Mix. Prior to this occasion, I’ve only been to Holiday Inn to pick up my brother in law, who stayed there a few times. The hotel’s official name ...

KY eats – Fu Man Restaurant at Tanjung Malim

KY eats – Fu Man Restaurant at Tanjung Malim
By KY Several weeks ago when the sky in KL was enveloped with haze, we decided to take a short trip to Fraser’s hill. On the way back down, we took the long route and somehow ended up near the exit of Tanjung Malim, and since we were already there, I thought we might as ...

KY eats – Lai Thai Market, Seksyen 17

KY eats – Lai Thai Market, Seksyen 17
By KY One of the things I love about Bangkok, and Thailand in general, is definitely the street foods. Much like Penang, there are many food stalls offering a variety of different dishes at just about any street corners, and standard of those dishes are usually rather good. Lai Thai Mini Market, Happy Mansion at ...

KY eats – Cheap Eats at Sitiawan Wet Market

KY eats – Cheap Eats at Sitiawan Wet Market
By KY Having spent most of my time in KL and Penang, it is easy to have a false sense of perception on how much street food costs. A “standard” plate of hawker dish is supposed to be around RM 4.50 or RM 5.00, no? Then we went to Sitiawan. hawker center at Sitiawan wet ...

KY eats – Hong Kee Tongsui at Seksyen 17 Wai Sek Kai

KY eats – Hong Kee Tongsui at Seksyen 17 Wai Sek Kai
By KY What’s better in a cold breezy night than a bowl of piping hot Chinese tongsui (soupy dessert)? Well, steamboat perhaps, but I suppose it’s not a great idea to sabotage my own introduction to today’s topic – the tongsui stall at Hong Kee, located at Seksyen 17′s wai sek kai. Hong Kee tongsui ...

KY eats – The Roof and Stratosphere, One Avenue

KY eats – The Roof and Stratosphere, One Avenue
By KY A few weeks ago we were invited to sample some drinks and food at The Roof & Stratosphere in One Avenue. I must say that I’m perhaps one of the very few people who didn’t realise that there’s such a happening place at around One Utama area. My memory of “happening” and “One ...

KY eats – Siam Road Char Kuih Teow, Penang

KY eats – Siam Road Char Kuih Teow, Penang
By KY Whenever everyone mentioned Penang, char kuih teow is surely one of the topics of conversation, and inevitably the issue of where about to have the best char kuih teow will come up. The answer varies depending on who you asks. Many will mention the two Lorong Selamat hawkers, some will mention Ah Leng ...

KY eats – Soya Sauce Chicken at Jalan Ipoh

KY eats – Soya Sauce Chicken at Jalan Ipoh
By KY As previously mentioned, for my invisalign treatment at MyDentist, I find myself at Jalan Ipoh around twice a month. Naturally, I take the opportunity to explore eateries around the area. Today’s soya sauce chicken rice is one of those places that was suggested by the friendly staff at the dental clinic, thank you ...

KY eats – Chyuan’s Tiffin Underground Supper Club at Seri Petaling

KY eats – Chyuan’s Tiffin Underground Supper Club at Seri Petaling
By KY Several weeks ago I was invited to one of the most unique dining experiences at Chyuan’s Tiffin Underground Supper Club. While popular in some parts of the world, the idea of supper club is relatively new in Malaysia. It is basically a private dining affair at someone’s residence with with a menu of ...

KY eats – Cheap Korean Lunches at Onsemiro, Intermark

KY eats – Cheap Korean Lunches at Onsemiro, Intermark
By KY Korean food is usually associated with retractable chimneys on every table with meat grilling on the stove and a plethora of small dishes everywhere. Well, that sort of formula is glorious for weekend dinners, but not exactly practical or economical for lunch. Then we have the lunch sets at Onsemiro Korean restaurant at ...

KY eats – Claypot Chicken Rice at Kim Poh, Segambut

KY eats – Claypot Chicken Rice at Kim Poh, Segambut
By KY I visit MyDentist for my invisalign treatment almost every two weeks at Jalan Ipoh, and since they’re pretty flexible on scheduling, I always try to set it up on Fridays at around lunch time to allow me a chance to explore the surrounding eateries. Not long ago, thanks to my friend Winnie, who ...
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