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Chang Lim Dessert Bar, Damansara Kim

Chang Lim Dessert Bar, Damansara Kim

June 14, 2024

Damansara Kim’s new cafe for traditional tong sui serves classics in a calm neighbourhood setting, from hot to cold, black glutinous rice to lemon passion fruit ai yu bing, sesame nut paste to mango pomelo sago, red bean soup to guai lin gao. Bingsu-inspired snow ice, plus fresh milk and pear ...

Batterfly, KL Trillion

Batterfly, KL Trillion

June 13, 2024

Batter up! Dessert devotees, meet the ultimate indulgence in the city centre: KL Trillion's new Batterfly makes sweet hearts flutter with its crepes, served thick and tender, fresh and fragrant, lovingly layered with luscious house-blended spreads.Seven sweet crepe recipes are offered: So This Is...

SoulYard OUG, Taman Bukit Indah

SoulYard OUG, Taman Bukit Indah

June 12, 2024

Soul-searching in OUG: Set to officially open by next month, SoulYard might not be the sole choice for sustenance in this neighbourhood, but it brings heart and hopefulness to the table, a balm of bowls and brews to strengthen the spirit. Seek solace in SoulYard’s braised pork knuckle rice bowl...

Pace Coffee Bar, Auto Bavaria Balakong

Pace Coffee Bar, Auto Bavaria Balakong

June 12, 2024

Beamers and bagels, coupes and coffee come together at the new Pace Coffee Bar, now popping up for at least one month inside the sleek Auto Bavaria showroom in Balakong.  Go the distance for a comfortingly crisp, warm bagel smeared with butter and house-made kaya, coupled with a cool, creamy ...

Super Slow Bar, Petaling Jaya

Super Slow Bar, Petaling Jaya

June 11, 2024

PJ’s new caffeine bar in a camera store, Super Slow Bar is single-handedly run by Shaoqee - a safe space where coffee lovers can come, chat freely and explore. Shaoqee’s personal selection of beans focuses regularly on Southeast Asian varieties, such as an Indonesian choice for his most recen...

Makan Makan Food Court, Bangsar South

Makan Makan Food Court, Bangsar South

June 11, 2024

Bangsar South’s new alfresco food court is a lush lunch retreat, covering the cornerstones of local favourites, from nasi lemak to chicken rice, in a sunny, spacious setting.

Warung Pagi Pagi, Federal Hill

Warung Pagi Pagi, Federal Hill

June 11, 2024

Mornings might be a little less mournful, thanks to Federal Hill’s new Warung Pagi Pagi, which serves nasi lemak at sunrise; daging salai, udang sambal petai and siakap asam pedas at midday; plus plenty of lauk with noodles, rice, porridge and soup once dusk falls.  With a wide-open leafy hill...

Hokkaido volcanic hot stone beef & seafood turn up the heat at Minori Japanese Restaurant

Hokkaido volcanic hot stone beef & seafood turn up the heat at Minori Japanese Restaurant

June 10, 2024

Inspired by Hokkaido volcanic hot stone cooking, Minori Japanese Restaurant now serves seafood and meat grilled according to the ancient art of ishiyaki for steaming-hot comfort!It's been more than a year since our last visit to Minori, Mutiara Damansara's halal-certified Japanese restaurant, s...

Kudo Kudo Malaysia, Yap Kwan Seng Road

Kudo Kudo Malaysia, Yap Kwan Seng Road

June 9, 2024

Turkish-born fried chicken franchise Kudo Kudo has opened in KL’s city centre. The meat meets the mark, tasting fresh and clean, with a light, crisp bite and smoothly tender, well-marinated chew.  The menu also includes specialities like lamb liver sandwiches.

Pan by Pops Eatery, Petaling Jaya

Pan by Pops Eatery, Petaling Jaya

June 9, 2024

Fried chicken fans, look what popped up in PJ: Mutiara Tropicana’s new Pan by Pops Eatery promises poultry pleasure in its country fried chicken - southern-style comfort of boneless thighs, buttermilk-marinated and batter-blanketed, matched with mashed U.S. russet potatoes, black pepper sauce, ...

Cyrus Unite, Ukay Heights

Cyrus Unite, Ukay Heights

June 9, 2024

Fans of fried chicken sandwiches, unite: Cyrus Unite is serving a weekend special of a Japanese-inspired karaage burger, available only through the end of today.  It's satisfyingly succulent, with two slices of boneless thigh meat, marinated in a mellow medley of ginger, garlic, sesame, soy sa...

Absorb Sunlight, OUG

Absorb Sunlight, OUG

June 8, 2024

Sunrays on Saturdays: OUG’s new absorb.sunlight beams into the neighbourhood, brightening the weekend with artistically alluring lattes. No sunscreen needed. 

Silverfox Cafe, Chow Kit

Silverfox Cafe, Chow Kit

June 7, 2024

KL’s foxiest new cafe is determined to debut this month: Silverfox Cafe is a sun-streaked vision in white, a two-storey sanctum that fuses a futuristic sheen with artistic and architectural flair. Now a work in progress, Silverfox Cafe is warmed by a welcoming team, sharing a street with The ...

Neighbours Coffee, The Hub SS2

Neighbours Coffee, The Hub SS2

June 7, 2024

Neighbours Coffee has soft-launched its second branch, spreading to SS2 to replace its sister cafe, Slow Cafe, at The Hub. Clouds get in the way, in both sides now of Neighbours’ desserts and drinks - the airy fuwa-fuwa pancake is the flagship, served in scrumptious soufflé styles such as wit...

LIT Cafe, Sri Hartamas

LIT Cafe, Sri Hartamas

June 6, 2024

KL’s new garden cafe, LIT is an urban oasis, a peaceful pavilion-style paradise, one minute's drive from Hartamas Shopping Centre. As sunny as its name suggests, LIT is located in Laman Tuanku, a lush little public park with a view of the nearby National Palace. Summertime specialiti...

Dimpled, Petaling Jaya

Dimpled, Petaling Jaya

June 5, 2024

PJ’s friendly new gelateria, Dimpled brings smiles to SS2’s ice cream enthusiasts, serving sumptuously smooth, densely delicious delights - the execution is excellent, from classic flavours like pistachio to honey milk (gently nectarous, enhancing the dairy richness), sea salt sakura (a punchy ...

Roberto's, Bangsar Shopping Centre: A video feature

Roberto's, Bangsar Shopping Centre: A video feature

June 4, 2024

Fresh faces, fun temptations and fantastic happy hours at Roberto's BSC!

Outdoor Fest 2024 brings alfresco lifestyle adventures to JIOSPACE PJ, 8-9 June 2024

Outdoor Fest 2024 brings alfresco lifestyle adventures to JIOSPACE PJ, 8-9 June 2024

June 3, 2024

Fans of alfresco adventures, mark your calendars for the all-new Outdoor Fest 2024, jazzing up JIOSPACE Petaling Jaya on 8-9 June 2024!Discover the dynamic magic in our own PJ backyard with an immersive outdoor lifestyle focus, a mouthwatering marketplace and more, 3pm-11pm Saturday and 12pm-11pm...

Fishing Day Cafe, OUG

Fishing Day Cafe, OUG

June 2, 2024

Fans of cafes with character and charm, cast your net out to OUG's new Fishing Day Cafe, single-handedly run by friendly founder-barista Fish.Fish's caffeine corner is lovingly lined with film scenes, including tributes to Wong Kar-wai, and illustrated keepsakes from Fish's travels to the Amalf...

Ruma Fusion & Co, Subang Jaya

Ruma Fusion & Co, Subang Jaya

June 2, 2024

Subang’s new Ruma Fusion strives to satisfy cravings for carbs and caffeine, pairing rosti, rice, sandwiches and pasta with copious coffee. The signature rosti comprises classic shredded potatoes, pan-fried to order with caramelised butter, topped with sour cream and add-ons such as smoked sa...

Box Fifteen, Subang

Box Fifteen, Subang

June 1, 2024

Subang's new Box 15 promises a pleasant escape for a generously loaded avocado toast with a sunny-side-up, paired with a buttercream latte for a satisfying brunch, served with a welcoming smile.

Ordinery, Melawati

Ordinery, Melawati

June 1, 2024

With a window-side view of forested ridges, Melawati’s new Ordinary offers more than modest pleasures in the morning, serving sunny breakfasts of house-cured corned beef Reuben sandwiches with sauerkraut in sourdough toast, hot and hearty, full of flavour, coupled with chai lattes that chan...

Nicky Voon of 103 COFFEE, winner of the 2024 Malaysia Latte Art Championship, reflects on the road to success

Nicky Voon of 103 COFFEE, winner of the 2024 Malaysia Latte Art Championship, reflects on the road to success

May 31, 2024

Now a three-time title-holder in Malaysia's Latte Art Championship, barista Nicky Voon of 103 COFFEE is reflecting on her recent triumph in the national tournament.She trained for five hours every night for two months, crafting latte art for 100 brews each time, on top of making coffee for custom...

Zenzero Restaurant & Wine Bar: A video feature

Zenzero Restaurant & Wine Bar: A video feature

May 30, 2024

Experience Executive Chef Paolo Cola's modern Italian marvels at Zenzero, plus a new private dining room and lounge, Notte!

Kaya Kappo & Kissaten, SS15 Subang Jaya

Kaya Kappo & Kissaten, SS15 Subang Jaya

May 29, 2024

Subang’s new Kaya Kappo & Kissaten woos us with wood tones to warm up its Japanese inspirations, combining a kissaten-inspired coffee shop with kappo-style restaurant.Matcha and coffee (including Kaya's own chocolaty-creamy Ethiopian-Brazilian blend), plus cakes and sandos, are served start...

The Mines Shopping Mall's Fantastetic Food Fest: Buy 1 Free 1 meals, lucky draws & culinary workshops through 30 June 2024

The Mines Shopping Mall's Fantastetic Food Fest: Buy 1 Free 1 meals, lucky draws & culinary workshops through 30 June 2024

May 28, 2024

Tantalise your taste buds at The Mines Shopping Mall's Fantastetic Food Fest! Enjoy Buy 1 Free 1 meal offers and F&B voucher redemptions; experience culinary workshops; and complete simple challenges for over RM10,000 worth of SenQ Cash Vouchers! All the flavourful fun is happening at The...

Roberto’s: Bangsar's Italian-run osteria is a haven for pizzas till midnight, Tuscan wines & happy hour cocktails

Roberto’s: Bangsar's Italian-run osteria is a haven for pizzas till midnight, Tuscan wines & happy hour cocktails

May 27, 2024

From morning to midnight, Roberto's remains Bangsar's bustling restaurant where Italian inspirations are always abundant.Lunch on powerful pastas, linger for happy hour cocktails from 3pm to 7pm, then dine on oven-fired pizzas paired with top Tuscan wines. Whether you're craving Italian cold cuts...

Taiki Autospa, Petaling Jaya

Taiki Autospa, Petaling Jaya

May 26, 2024

Car washes with cups of coffee: PJ’s new Taiki Autospa is a pleasant, peaceful place to cool our engines while having a matcha latte for the road. 

Ru Xuan Seafood Claypot Porridge, Petaling Jaya

Ru Xuan Seafood Claypot Porridge, Petaling Jaya

May 25, 2024

PJ’s new place for porridge, Ru Xuan Seafood Claypot Porridge steams up with Foshan-origin Chinese cooking. The signature porridge surfaces in two styles - the thicker Guangdong and the thinner Teochew. Seafood combinations include baby squid with shrimp, their springy sweetness complemented b...

Laut, Mont Kiara

Laut, Mont Kiara

May 24, 2024

Mont Kiara’s new Laut shores up a sea change for alfresco cafe adventures in this neighbourhood - currently soft-launched, this friendly venue offers waves of hojicha lattes and espresso-based coffee, with plans for baking-based brunch fare and honest, hearty pastas soon. Expect the tide to brin...

Achi Ayahdorai, Sea Park

Achi Ayahdorai, Sea Park

May 23, 2024

Sea Park’s cheerful new spot for banana leaf rice and more, Achi Ayahdorai is a family-run Malaysian Indian restaurant that heartily honours a grandmother’s recipes. The lunchtime BLR (RM11.90) is a lip-smacking spread of steaming-hot rice splashed with six soulful curries and dal, partnered ...

Foliage by Rap, Kampung Pasir

Foliage by Rap, Kampung Pasir

May 23, 2024

Foliage by Rap has moved to a new location in Kampung Pasir, a five-minute drive from Taman OUG off Old Klang Road. It's a cosy neighbourhood garden cafe with relaxed vibes for cold brewed coffee coupled with everything from duck quiche to ikan bilis doughnuts.

SSL Cafe, Taman Taynton View

SSL Cafe, Taman Taynton View

May 21, 2024

If everything goes smoothly, Taman Taynton View will welcome a new cafe next week, tackling rice platters and coffee with contemporary East Asian twists. Customise your meal, combining rice with a choice of Japanese curry, white tomyam, dried shrimp chilli sambal or bolognese sauce, rounded o...

Modern Italian fine dining in KL: Zenzero marks 10 years with refreshed menu & new private lounge

Modern Italian fine dining in KL: Zenzero marks 10 years with refreshed menu & new private lounge

May 20, 2024

Celebrating 10 years as one of KL’s leading Italian restaurants, Zenzero tempts us back with its freshly expanded space and an elegant selection of modern Italian cuisine. We’ve enjoyed Zenzero ever since its birth in St Mary Place in 2014. Today, it thrives in Amplewest @ Menara 6, remaining o...

7-Eleven Malaysia: Experience Slurpee in a fresh new way, 21-23 May 2024

7-Eleven Malaysia: Experience Slurpee in a fresh new way, 21-23 May 2024

May 20, 2024

Experience Slurpee in a fresh new way! Exclusively until 23 May 2024, head in front of Lot 10 to enjoy a free Slurpee, courtesy of 7-Eleven Malaysia. Limited cups are available daily, so don’t be too late!  Have fun customising your own free DIY Slurpee cup!Expect fun interactive act...

Wonderfu Restaurant, Damansara Kim: A video feature

Wonderfu Restaurant, Damansara Kim: A video feature

May 19, 2024

Steaming-hot claypots, slurp-worthy noodles with creative twists: Wonderfu is wonderful for Asian fusion comfort food!25, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Leaf's Mark, The Intermark

Leaf's Mark, The Intermark

May 18, 2024

Making a fresh mark at The Intermark, Leaf’s Mark is a sustainability-minded cafe and store that thrives on natural produce.  Shop for nuts, then snack and sip on smoothie bowls of banana and mango with coconut milk and pistachio butter, plus wholesome coolers like the Saffron Bliss (crafted wi...

Kongsi Cafe, Off Old Klang Road

Kongsi Cafe, Off Old Klang Road

May 17, 2024

Soft-launching off Old Klang Road, Kongsi Cafe offers an off-the-beaten-track brunch adventure, exclusively on Saturdays, 11am to 3pm. Justin and J bring their experience in baking and hospitality to Kongsi Cafe, a part of the Kongsi Co-op consumer community cooperative, housed in a kampung h...

Roberto's opens third outpost in NU Sentral, bringing authentic Italian cuisine to Brickfields

Roberto's opens third outpost in NU Sentral, bringing authentic Italian cuisine to Brickfields

May 16, 2024

Bringing a bit of Bologna to Brickfields, Roberto's has launched its third and latest restaurant, promising authentic Italian attractions in NU Sentral.This is one of the most charming eateries surrounding KL Sentral - a casual, comfortable space with warm wood tones, an open kitchen and both air...

Kissa Cafe & Diner, The Exchange TRX

Kissa Cafe & Diner, The Exchange TRX

May 15, 2024

Inspired by traditional Japanese kissatens and classic American diners, Kissa Cafe & Diner offers a range of delectable comfort food dishes! Watch our video here.

Floccus Floccus, Sultan Road

Floccus Floccus, Sultan Road

May 14, 2024

Soft-launching on Sultan Road, the new cafe of Floccus Floccus brings a taste of classic kuih tradition merged with modern stylings in the Chinatown neighbourhood. Floccus Floccus’ charming craftsmanship comes in steamed surprises - fish-shaped Kingu Chai Kuih, mung bean and coconut Sushi A...

Black Salt, Bukit Damansara

Black Salt, Bukit Damansara

May 13, 2024

Semantan Suites’ new Black Salt boasts an eclectic menu, spanning house-cured Chinese char siew to French pate, cognac-fried congee to crab gnocchi. Black Salt’s signature Char Siew is a succulent cross between BBQ pork and thick-cut bacon, with sliced mango to balance out the meat’s indulgen...

Wah Chai Village Chicken, SunwayMas Commercial Centre

Wah Chai Village Chicken, SunwayMas Commercial Centre

May 13, 2024

Sunway Mas’ new Wah Chai Village Chicken features a family legacy of making chicken rice that stretches back to 1988, evolving this year into a father-and-son collaborative kopitiam stall. Dad - returning recently out of retirement - mans a friendly, fuss-free stop for fleshy-smooth kampung chi...

Adipati Bertiga Clubhouse, Bukit Gasing

Adipati Bertiga Clubhouse, Bukit Gasing

May 12, 2024

Bukit Gasing’s new clubhouse-cafe for fans of mochas and motorcycles, Adipati Bertiga Clubhouse tempts us in with its transformation from a dilapidated home into a distinctive hideout. Everyone’s welcome here to check out head-to-toe merch, from helmets to jackets and shoes, or chill out in the...

Sokaya by SHK, Ara Damansara

Sokaya by SHK, Ara Damansara

May 12, 2024

Serene, spacious and soothing, Ara Damansara's new Sokaya by SHK serves distinctive cafe delights infused with Middle Eastern and Indian inspirations. For a saffron-steeped escapade, the saffron chicken curry with Persian rice pilaf is perfectly paired with a complimentary starter of comforti...

The Hub Coffee Roaster, Setapak

The Hub Coffee Roaster, Setapak

May 11, 2024

Hit the road to the new drive-through-inspired cafe of The Hub Coffee Roaster - the brand’s fifth outpost sets a course for filter and espresso-based beverages in a sunny Setapak space with welcoming warmth.

Babi Kuah Hitam, Bangsar

Babi Kuah Hitam, Bangsar

May 11, 2024

Babi Kuah Hitam is billed as ‘an Indian boy from Klang cooking bak kut teh in Bangsar’ - founder Logan grew up living near Klang's Teluk Pulai Bak Kut Teh, so he’s no stranger to the soulfulness of BKT.  At this new stall in Lucky Garden’s Chun Heong Kopitiam, Logan ladles out his own thoughtf...

EL&N London fuses food & fun with fashionable flair in Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

EL&N London fuses food & fun with fashionable flair in Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

May 10, 2024

From Mayfair and Milan to Malaysia: EL&N London is Pavilion Kuala Lumpur's pretty-in-pink paradise, painted in pastels, promising a perpetual summer of sakura blossoms.Fast approaching its first anniversary in KL, EL&N London pampers the palate with picture-perfect pleasures - from onl...

Duppy Share spreads the spirit of the Caribbean to Malaysia's premium rum enthusiasts

Duppy Share spreads the spirit of the Caribbean to Malaysia's premium rum enthusiasts

May 10, 2024

Rum enthusiasts, rejoice: Malaysia welcomes a new experience that embodies the essence of the Caribbean - Duppy Share blends the funky joyfulness of Jamaica with the elegant beauty of Barbados for a very special series of rum with its own unique character and charm.  One of the UK's best-sel...

Tian Xing by AZR, Cheras

Tian Xing by AZR, Cheras

May 9, 2024

Taman Len Seng’s new Tian Xing by AZR crafts up cakes and coolers to cheer up Cheras. This is the first cafe spin-off of Aozora Cake Workshop, serving specialities such as fluffy-fresh pink guava cakes, matched with matcha coconut quenchers.