Best Yakiniku Restaurants to Eat in KL & Klang Valley

Best Yakiniku Restaurants to Eat in KL & Klang Valley
By vkeong When it comes to Japanese food in KL, I strongly believe that Yakiniku (Japanese BBQ) is the safest choice because you will rarely go home disappointed. Sure, it’s not always cheap but the chances of you having a bad meal is extremely low. Many times I have spent hundreds on a super-average Japanese ...

Shogun2U – Reliable and Affordable Food Delivery in KL

Shogun2U – Reliable and Affordable Food Delivery in KL
By vkeong If you have been sitting on the fence about whether to try Shogun2U‘s online meal delivery service, there’s no better time to try it than now.8excite is offering Shogun2U’s RM50 cash voucher at a 50% discount for RM25 and you should grab the offer while it’s still available. So far I have been ...

Deep End, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall Deep End is Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives fine dining restaurant. Built over the water, and open to the sea in the middle, marine life is the natural décor. A giant mother of pearl chandelier centres the open-walled restaurant and flickering … The post Deep End, Taj Exotica Resort ...

Ăn Viet Vietnamese Restaurant @ Sunway Pyramid

Ăn Viet Vietnamese Restaurant @ Sunway Pyramid
By vkeong Based on our observation, Ăn Viet is one of the busiest restaurants in Sunway Pyramid. Besides the standard pho, Vietnamese spring rolls and banh mi, their menu also offer some of the more unique dishes like bun cha and cha ca. For me, that’s the defining factor that sets them apart from the ...

24-Carat Gold Dessert, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall Yesterday I shared with you The 200 Dollar Pizza. You might be wondering what could possibly follow as dessert? Well, at Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives, nothing less than a 24-carat gold ending will do! One of a kind and certainly a culinary expe… Food Blog by: THe Yum ...

Shin Nihon Yakiniku & Japanese Restaurant @ Desa Sri Hartamas

Shin Nihon Yakiniku & Japanese Restaurant @ Desa Sri Hartamas
By vkeong With the opening of Shin Nihon, there are now 4 yakiniku restaurants in Desa Sri Hartamas. It’s located directly opposite of Momotalo which also happens to be one of our top 3 favorite yakiniku joints in KL. Shin Nihon’s sister restaurant, Toridoki (specializes in yakitori) is only a few shops away. I am ...

The 200-Dollar Pizza, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall Would you pay $200 USD for a pizza? Guests at Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives do! In fact, the triple digit Italian ultimate is one of their most talked about items. Topped with the most premium ingredients from around the world, the “Quattro… The post The 200-Dollar Pizza, Taj ...

5 Reasons Why I Like Shopping On honestbeemy.

5 Reasons Why I Like Shopping On honestbeemy.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) honestbee Malaysia Cash Voucher / Promo Code / Discount Code: CODE: SPECIAL4URM25 off with a min. spend of RM100 Valid on honestbee.my or via honestbee app | Valid till 31st August 2017 | Valid for new customers only | Valid for one time use only | Not valid with other coupon ...

KY eats – Ah Chee Bak Kut Teh, Bayu Tinggi, Klang

KY eats – Ah Chee Bak Kut Teh, Bayu Tinggi, Klang
By KY A couple weekends ago while trying to play catch up in tasting as many different bak kut teh restaurants in Klang as humanely responsible, I took up the offer from Zess, our resident Klang bkt expert, and met up for a sumptuous brunch at Ah Chee clay pot bak kut teh. Ah Chee ...

Hotel Stripes Kuala Lumpur – Boutique Hotel KL

By Monica Tindall Words: Aisling Cullen Photos: Monica TIndall I’m a sucker for a well-designed boutique hotel. Independently styled, beautifully decorated… some places are meant to be discovered and appreciated. That’s how I felt when I stayed at the Hotel Strip… The post Hotel Stripes Kuala Lumpur – Boutique Hotel KL appeared first on The ...

McDonald’s Spicy Korean Burger (Burger Korea Pedas)

McDonald’s Spicy Korean Burger (Burger Korea Pedas)
By vkeong McDonald’s sneakily released a new burger called the Spicy Korean Burger (Burger Korea Pedas) that is only available in certain branches across the country. As of now, you can’t find any information about this burger on their website or Facebook, so technically it does not exist yet. The only way you would know ...

Zenzero Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar, Kuala Lumpur, Brunch

By Monica Tindall Words: Craig J Selby Photos: Monica Tindall 30 July 2017 – save the date! More later; so do read on, [please]. I heard a rumour that this is the restaurant that all the Italian chefs in town come to. After experiencing brunch at Zenzero Italian Restaurant an… The post Zenzero Italian Restaurant ...

Dim Sum @ Oriental Chinese Cuisine, Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar

Dim Sum @ Oriental Chinese Cuisine, Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar
By vkeong Let me begin by saying that authentic dim sum should not be pork free. Although not every dish in dim sum restaurants contains pork, the iconic ones such as char siu bao and siu mai are traditionally made with pork. So when you substitute the main ingredient with something else like chicken, you ...

Sherena Razaly, Enak – Malay Cuisine Redefined with a Contemporary Twist

By Monica Tindall What do you do and how did you get into the industry? I am an architect by design, but a restauranteur by birth. I own and operate Enak in Starhill, and currently run Ketuhar, located at Zell-V Wellness Hub. I got into the industry by chance after attending a meeting al… The ...

BBQ Buffet @ Medini’s Barbecue Restaurant, Ampang

BBQ Buffet @ Medini’s Barbecue Restaurant, Ampang
By vkeong Although Medini’s Barbecue Restaurant calls itself a halal Korean style BBQ buffet restaurant, you should set your expectations straight before coming here. There’s actually nothing Korean about their food except the kimchi which they serve as the appetizer. The marinade they use for the meat is a local recipe and even the dipping ...

The Poolside Restaurant, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives

The Poolside Restaurant, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives
By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall Maldives is one of the places in the world where the reality is actually more spectacular than the postcards. Sitting at Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives’ Poolside restaurant and bar we can’t help but feel incredibly fortunate. Poolside Vi… The post The Poolside Restaurant, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa ...

Naladhu Maldives – Sublime comfort. Luxurious shelter. Timeless moments.

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall The Yum List discovers why Naladhu Maldives, an exclusive island with only 20 homes, is a dream escape for those demanding the ultimate in luxury, absolute privacy and convenience in accessibility. Planning a Holiday to the Maldives What many peo… The post Naladhu Maldives – Sublime comfort. Luxurious shelter. Timeless ...

Penang Mee Yoke (Prawn Mee) @ Xang Kee, Cheras

Penang Mee Yoke (Prawn Mee) @ Xang Kee, Cheras
By vkeong Recently, my weekends were spent on hunting for prawn mee. Among the many prawn mee that I have tasted in the course of this search, I felt the one that I had at Restoran Xang Kee is worth recommending. This coffee shop is located in Taman Maluri, Cheras and some of the other ...

An Authentic Italian Feast by Italian Chef Mirko At Neroteca @ Bukit Ceylon KL

An Authentic Italian Feast by Italian Chef Mirko At Neroteca @ Bukit Ceylon KL
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) My evening at My first taste of the evening was eagerly received in the form of an Italian Antipasti, Burrata with Cherry Tomatoes and Fresh Basil. Meant to be shared, the assortment of traditional antipasto was neatly arranged on the chopping board – guanciale (cured pork cheek), eggplant, zucchini, capsicum, cherry ...

Origami, Teppanyaki Restaurant, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall It’s surprising the variety of cuisine that can actually be found on the tiny resort islands of the Maldives. The Anantara team, for example, ensures that guests are not wanting for variety in their offerings. Thai, Italian, contemporary, Euro… The post Origami, Teppanyaki Restaurant, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort appeared first ...

El Iberico @ Pavilion

El Iberico @ Pavilion
By vkeong ** Grand opening promotion: El Iberico’s signature pork ribs is offered at 50% off between 20 July and 4 August 2017. Grab the chance to savor one of the juiciest ribs in town for only RM34! Valid for dine-in only. ** El Iberico is the latest restaurant to open in Pavilion. It offers ...

SUNDARI Ayurvedic Spa, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall It would be an understatement to say that I have a hard time unwinding. I can’t stay put long enough to make it through an entire movie without fiddling with something else at the same time: filing my nails, sewing on a button… I wake in the middle of … ...

Angelo’s Cafe & Restaurant @ Grand DarulMakmur Hotel, Kuantan

Angelo’s Cafe & Restaurant @ Grand DarulMakmur Hotel, Kuantan
By vkeong After a rebranding exercise, the iconic M.S. Garden Hotel in Kuantan is now known as Grand DarulMakmur Hotel. It also underwent a facelift which transformed their resident cafe cum restaurant – Angelo’s to a modern and bright space. It can be found next to the main lobby and their menu features a mix ...

KY eats – Apple Strudel at Fruity Cake & Bakery, Klang

KY eats – Apple Strudel at Fruity Cake & Bakery, Klang
By KY Ask anyone about Apple Strudel, and chances are they’re going to be talking about the famous Corica Pastries in Perth. Yeap, they do serve up an awesome apple strudel (I was fortunate to have a chance to try thanks to Val back in the years), I recently found that you can get an ...

Maldivian Cooking Class at Naladhu Maldives

By Monica Tindall Monica Tindall Ever wondered what cuisine possibilities lie within a nation made up of tiny islands with dry land area sometimes barely 500 metres across and much of that covered in sand? Fish, fish and more fish? Well, it turns out that the Maldives is rich in culin… The post Maldivian Cooking ...

Joanna’s Five Favourite Midweek Dinners in KLCC

By Monica Tindall We asked our team of Yum List writers to share with us their personal lists of favourite spots to eat, drink, visit or shop in the city of Kuala Lumpur. Each week we’re featuring a different writer and revealing his or her top picks. Here are Joanna McCall̵… The post Joanna’s Five ...

Rojak Penang (Pasembor) & Cendol Penang @ Taman Megah

Rojak Penang (Pasembor) & Cendol Penang @ Taman Megah
By vkeong For those who frequently travel along LDP, you should notice a rojak and cendol truck parked at the side of the road leading into Taman Megah. Judging by the number of customers I have seen camping there, its popularity can certainly match Cendol & Rojak Mustaffa in Section 17. Despite knowing its existence ...

Executive Sous Chef, Stefan Beck, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

By Monica Tindall What do you do and how did you get into the industry? My role at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur is the Executive Sous Chef, mainly in charge of Western cuisine and THIRTY8. My team and I are involved in designing new menus which are locally sourced and creatively made. I have … ...

Heng Kee F.T. Bak Kut Teh @ Kepong Commercial Park

Heng Kee F.T. Bak Kut Teh @ Kepong Commercial Park
By vkeong If you frequent Kepong, you would notice that there are many bak kut teh restaurants with the same Chinese name – 兴记. This is not a coincidence because they are opened by the disciples of the same master who taught them the recipe. That also explains why their bak kut teh and supplementary ...

French Cooking Class, Cuisine Boleh, Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur

By Louise Miller Louise Miller It’s not often that I get to combine my foodie passion with my day job of teaching French in an international school. However, a chance encounter with the professional chef who was running after school cooking classes there presented an opportuni… The post French Cooking Class, Cuisine Boleh, Mont Kiara, ...