Mango Float Royale Melaka @ Melaka

Mango Float Royale Melaka @ Melaka
By vkeong Coconut shake has always been the drink to look for when in Melaka. Now, you have an alternative – mango float which can be found at Sungai Putat in Batu Berendam. The stall that started selling the drink a year ago is called Mango Float Royale Melaka and should be added to your ...

The Porki Society @ Sea Park, PJ

The Porki Society @ Sea Park, PJ
By vkeong The Porki Society is a Thai restaurant in Sea Park just minutes’ drive away from SS2. They made waves with their boat noodles a couple of years ago when those were still considered the must try food in Klang Valley. Now, The Porki Society is perhaps better well known for their affordable and ...

Fu Ding Wang Braised Pork Knuckle Rice 富鼎旺 @ Taichung

Fu Ding Wang Braised Pork Knuckle Rice 富鼎旺 @ Taichung
By vkeong When it comes to pork knuckle in Taichung, Fu Ding Wang (富鼎旺) is without a doubt the restaurant to look out for. They have 2 branches currently, the first can be found next to Zhonghua Night Market, while the second one is at Dongxing Road. Besides being a local’s favorite, many people from ...

NeuVida Omega-9 Cooking Oil, a World Class Healthy Cooking Oil

NeuVida Omega-9 Cooking Oil, a World Class Healthy Cooking Oil
By vkeong Malaysians are becoming increasingly health-conscious these days. We automatically ask for ‘kurang manis’ when ordering our favorite teh tarik and restaurants that promote healthy eating are getting more popular than ever. But for those who seldom eat out and prefer to cook at home regularly, do you know that the type of cooking ...

Chiak Song 吃爽 @ Batu Berendam, Melaka

Chiak Song 吃爽 @ Batu Berendam, Melaka
By vkeong Chiak Song (吃爽) is a seafood restaurant in Batu Berendam that serves primarily shellfish dishes, kind of like what you would get at longkang siham. But they don’t just boil the seafood, they actually cook then with some of their homemade sauces. So the variety you get is better, albeit not by a ...

#BAE (Build and Eat) & Maerry:Me @ Bangsar

#BAE (Build and Eat) & Maerry:Me @ Bangsar
By vkeong Not sure if you noticed but there’s a new restaurant called #BAE (Build and Eat) just across Telawi Square. It’s hard to miss it because of its peculiar signboard and eye-catching colors. For a contemporary restaurant, and moreover, in Bangsar, you would expect the prices to be up there. As it turned out, ...

The Establishment @ Pavilion

The Establishment @ Pavilion
By vkeong When I look for a place to eat in shopping malls, my preference lies with smaller or independent establishments that do not have branches elsewhere. In Pavilion, The Establishment is one of the newer and more original F&B tenants that got our attention. Their simple yet eclectic menu offers both Asian and Western ...

Curry Laksa @ Restoran Asia Laksa Senawang, Seremban

Curry Laksa @ Restoran Asia Laksa Senawang, Seremban
By vkeong Seremban might not be as profic as Penang, Melaka or Ipoh when it comes to food, but the town still has plenty to offer. For the locals, only one kind of laksa exists and that term usually refers to curry laksa or curry mee depending on where you are from. There are a ...

Teppan Toast @ Full Want (扶旺号), Taipei

Teppan Toast @ Full Want (扶旺号), Taipei
By vkeong Teppan Toast is new to us Malaysians and I would highly recommend that you try it when visiting Taiwan. It is one of our favorite things to eat and you can get it easily at 扶旺号 (Full Want), a Taipei-based chain restaurant which had a humble beginning as a food stall in Ningxia ...

RM1 Nasi Lemak Ikan Masin Drive Thru @ Kepong

RM1 Nasi Lemak Ikan Masin Drive Thru @ Kepong
By vkeong Earlier this month, we dropped by Shell next to Masjid Amaniah Kepong for petrol and some refreshments. We noticed this food truck manned by a lady called Nasi Lemak Ikan Masin Drive Thru. It is parked outside the station and sells nasi lemak bungkus at RM1 each. Since it was so cheap, we ...

ShopBack Malaysia Upsized Cashback Campaign

ShopBack Malaysia Upsized Cashback Campaign
By vkeong It’s no secret among my family and friends that I am a staunch supporter of ShopBack Malaysia. For me, it is the best online loyalty platform. So I have no problem promoting it even on my personal Facebook. Like my friend says in the screenshot above, it’s free money. After being a user ...

Lan’s Minced Pork Shop (岚肉燥专卖店) @ Taichung Second Market

Lan’s Minced Pork Shop (岚肉燥专卖店) @ Taichung Second Market
By vkeong Like most Asian major towns and cities, the market is an ideal place to start looking for good food, and Taichung is no exception either. Located 15 minutes away on foot from the Taichung Station, Taichung Second Market (第二市场) is a popular eating spot for locals and tourists alike. For a market that ...

Elixir Health Pot 无老锅 @ Taipei (Wulao Zhongshan)

Elixir Health Pot 无老锅 @ Taipei (Wulao Zhongshan)
By vkeong Looking back, our previous vacation to Taiwan 8 years ago was a touristy one. We went to as many night markets as time allowed and and ate almost exclusively at the food stands. The only proper sit down meal we had was probably at Din Tai Fung – which we had to queue ...

2017 Taiwan Braised Pork Rice Festival (台湾滷肉饭节)

2017 Taiwan Braised Pork Rice Festival (台湾滷肉饭节)
By vkeong When it comes to Taiwanese food, braised pork rice or minced pork rice (滷肉飯 – Lu Rou Fan) is without a doubt one of the nation’s favorites. It can be found everywhere from a street vendor, restaurant to a five-star hotel. Because of that, it is also called the “National Rice” of Taiwan. ...

Petaling Street Charcoal Fried Hokkien Mee @ Medan Selera Berlian, Jinjang

Petaling Street Charcoal Fried Hokkien Mee @ Medan Selera Berlian, Jinjang
By vkeong The food court in Jinjang Utara has been demolished to make way for MRT construction. Because of that, most of the hawkers have shifted their stalls to Medan Selera Berlian in Jinjang Selatan. This includes the Petaling Street Charcoal Fried Hokkien Mee I blogged about almost 2 years ago. Nothing much has changed ...

Kaya Kok (Kaya Puff) @ Sin Eng Heong, Ipoh

Kaya Kok (Kaya Puff) @ Sin Eng Heong, Ipoh
By vkeong Started in 1961, Sin Eng Heong is one of the oldest biscuit shop in Ipoh. Many would consider a visit to Ipoh incomplete without dropping by Sin Eng Heong to get a box of their legendary Kaya Puff. This staple snack is also more fondly known as Kaya Kok by the locals. A ...

Osteria Mozza by Mario Batali @ Marina Bay Sands

Osteria Mozza by Mario Batali @ Marina Bay Sands
By vkeong Osteria Mozza by Mario Batali is widely hailed as the best Italian restaurant in Singapore. Just look at the lineup of co-owners and partners of the restaurant and you will understand why. Even if you haven’t heard of Mozza you probably should know Nancy Silverton, who appeared in an episode of Chef’s Table ...

Pandan Apam Balik @ Taman Bukit Maluri Pasar Malam

By vkeong Taman Bukit Maluri‘s pasar malam convenes every Sunday evening on the street next to Kuan Yin Ting temple. It is small but functioning with sufficient number of food, fresh produce, seafood, clothes and accessories stalls. You can easily buy a simple meal or stock up your weekly groceries here. Among the dozens of ...

Yakiniku Toraji’s Improved Premium Course @ Isetan The Japan Store

Yakiniku Toraji’s Improved Premium Course @ Isetan The Japan Store
By vkeong Due to changes in the currency exchange rate between the ringgit and the yen, Yakiniku Toraji has improved their signature premium course menu (while retaining the original price) to correctly reflect its true value. Not only the course will include more meat, some of the existing items have been upgraded as well. For ...

CUT by Wolfgang Puck Steakhouse @ Marina Bay Sands

CUT by Wolfgang Puck Steakhouse @ Marina Bay Sands
By vkeong After Tim Ho Wan, CUT by Wolfgang Puck was my second proper Michelin starred experience. The entire time I was there, I dissected everything from the food quality to the service. Then, I compared CUT to the many steakhouses I have been to in KL to see what sets a Michelin starred restaurant ...

Mammam Deliveries – Pioneer App Based Food Delivery in Klang Valley

Mammam Deliveries – Pioneer App Based Food Delivery in Klang Valley
By vkeong The next time you feel like ordering fast food delivery due to traffic, weather or busy schedule, hold off that thought first and check out Mammam Deliveries. They are probably the only fully local food delivery company that specializes in Malaysian and Asian dishes. Currently, they cover the majority of townships in Klang ...

Kaniappan Cendol @ Bukit Tinggi Cendol Street, Klang

Kaniappan Cendol @ Bukit Tinggi Cendol Street, Klang
By vkeong The last time we went to Bukit Tinggi for tong yuen, we arrived too early so the stall was not open yet. Not wanting to leave empty handed, we opened up Foursquare and searched for alternatives in the area. A lot of cendol recommendations appeared and peculiarly, all of them seemed to be ...

The Bird Southern Table & Bar @ Marina Bay Sands

The Bird Southern Table & Bar @ Marina Bay Sands
By vkeong Last weekend, I had the opportunity to dine at some of the best mid-range restaurants in Marina Bay Sands. Among all, I enjoyed The Bird the most for its classic Southern cooking and casual yet modern atmosphere. Originally known as Yardbird Southern Table & Bar in The States, the restaurant changed its name ...

TGV Indulge – Gourmet Cinema Experience @ 1 Utama

TGV Indulge – Gourmet Cinema Experience @ 1 Utama
By vkeong Going to the movies is what a lot of people do for a date – especially if it’s in the early stages of dating. Usually, you stop for a meal beforehand or afterwards because that will allow you to have time to talk and get to know each other better. At TGV Indulge, ...

Epicurean Market 2017 @ Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Epicurean Market 2017 @ Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
By vkeong Marina Bay Sands’ Epicurean Market is now into its fifth year and the 2017 edition features three days of culinary festivities to whet your appetite. Today is the last day of the event so it’s still not too late to make your way to the Sands Expo and Convention Centre now for a ...

Kee Heong Bak Kut Teh @ Taman Eng Ann, Klang

Kee Heong Bak Kut Teh @ Taman Eng Ann, Klang
By vkeong During our last makan trip to Klang, a Klang native recommended us to try Kee Heong Bak Kut Teh in Taman Eng Ann. This is where she would bring her KL friends to enjoy this staple, mainly because of their great consistency in maintaining the food quality. It was only 5.30pm when we ...

Wayback Burgers @ Melawati Mall

Wayback Burgers @ Melawati Mall
By vkeong Wayback Burgers, one of the ‘better burger’ brands from U.S., has opened up their first outlet in Malaysia in Melawati Mall. When ‘better burger’ chains are mentioned, they usually refer to the industry leaders like Five Guys and In-N-Out Burger. These chains are supposedly a class above fast food restaurants and serve fresh ...

Nasi Lemak Berlauk Auntie Mid @ Bandar Menjalara

Nasi Lemak Berlauk Auntie Mid @ Bandar Menjalara
By vkeong When people talk about nasi lemak in Kepong, they automatically think of the famous one at ‘wai sek kai’. Personally, I am not a fan because their sambal is sweet, and I like my sambal spicy. So, I would like to share about Nasi Lemak Berlauk Auntie Mid. It is one of our ...

Penang Prawn Mee @ Restoran RDS, Wangsa Maju

Penang Prawn Mee @ Restoran RDS, Wangsa Maju
By vkeong After our recent post about Sarawak Noodles, a reader by the name Desmond suggested that we try the prawn mee there too. I simply couldn’t pass up a recommendation especially when it relates to prawn mee, so here we were again last weekend. A brief chat with the friendly aunty revealed that she ...

Blue Ribbon Restaurant @ Danau Kota, Setapak

Blue Ribbon Restaurant @ Danau Kota, Setapak
By vkeong As a major residential area for students, Setapak is never short on affordable places to eat. Dozens of them can be found in the Danau Kota area you can enjoy your meal in an air-conditioned and Wi-Fi enabled environment. When it comes to food variety, Blue Ribbon is ahead of the rest. The ...