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 – 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 – 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 – Awesome Selections at Satey Sri Melaka, Lembah Keramat, KL

KY eats – Awesome Selections at Satey Sri Melaka, Lembah Keramat, KL
When it comes to food that represent Malaysia around different embassies all over the world, satay is probably right on top of the list. Not only it is delicious, these meat on stick is also portable, easy to store, simple to cook, and super convenient to eat. Satay Sri Melaka, Lembah Keramat For most of ...

KY eats – Kuih Teow Basah (halal), Subang Jaya SS15

KY eats – Kuih Teow Basah (halal), Subang Jaya SS15
Penangites always love a proper plate of char kuih teow and would usually regards CKT prepared by non Penang Hokkien as a bit of suspect. So naturally, most of us probably won’t sample char kuih teow manned by a Malay operator, since it’s .. well, usually not at all similar to the “original” version in ...

KY eats – Omakase at Sushi Ryu, Platinum Park KLCC

KY eats – Omakase at Sushi Ryu, Platinum Park KLCC
KL has seen a bit of a boom in premium Omakase style Japanese restaurants of late, I’m no historian, but it probably started out with Kame Sushi at Hartamas, then came Oribe at KL, Sou at Mid Valley, Sushi Azabu, and more. Sushi Ryu, Platinum Park KLCC With the increase in popularity of these restaurants, ...

KY eats – Wood Fire Pizza at Pizza Mansion, Seksyen 17

KY eats – Wood Fire Pizza at Pizza Mansion, Seksyen 17
Happy Mansion is perhaps the first area in PJ to be “hipsterized”, with Food Foundry, My Elephant, and other eateries having established at these three old blocks of low cost flats nested within Seksyen 17. Pizza Mansion, Seksyen 17, Petaling Jaya One of the latest addition is Pizza Mansion, brought to you in fact by ...

KY eats – Bamboo Briyani Taste & See, Klang

KY eats – Bamboo Briyani Taste & See, Klang
What’s the similarities between currency exchange and nasi briyani? Well, for one, visiting one of these outlets is always a good idea before heading overseas for any amount of time, and of course, they’re also associated with the Indian Muslim communities in the country. Nasi Briyani Taste & See, Klang Briyani rice is often cooked ...