10 Reasons To Visit Vogue Lounge, Kuala Lumpur

When Vogue Lounge opened its doors in Kuala Lumpur back in September 2019, it was the talk of the town for months. Celebrities, socialites, fashionistas and curious members of the public flocked to the establishment, where they were treated to a chic dining experience embodying the luxurious lifestyle synonymous with fashion bible Vogue. 2020 has been a year filled with unprecedented challenges, and after a … Continue reading 10 Reasons To Visit Vogue Lounge, Kuala Lumpur

A Meaty Affair @ Butcher’s Block, Raffles Singapore

Offering some of the world’s finest cuts of meats with a wood-fire-focused dining experience. Butcher’s Block – a buzzing specialty meat restaurant – opened its doors last month to round off the stellar F&B outlets at the revamped Raffles Arcade in Singapore.   Expect a convivial evening as soon as you step into the restaurant’s stylish adorned interior, which features cobalt blue hues, complementary dark … Continue reading A Meaty Affair @ Butcher’s Block, Raffles Singapore

Lunch With A View @ Nobu Kuala Lumpur

Commanding an awesome view of Kuala Lumpur right next to the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, Nobu Kuala Lumpur is popular with the business lunch crowd, as well as discerning diners looking for a memorable dining experience with friends and loved ones. I recently got to try out their ‘Noon at Nobu’ lunch offerings, created by Executive Chef Philip Leong. It did not disappoint. Featuring an … Continue reading Lunch With A View @ Nobu Kuala Lumpur

We Dined While Dangling 150 Feet In The Air @ Lounge In The Sky Kuala Lumpur

Food with a view is always good, especially if it’s the Kuala Lumpur skyline (one of the prettiest in Southeast Asia, IMO). But forget rooftop bars. How would you like to be seated on a platform raised 150 feet into the air by a crane, with nothing but a couple of straps to keep you from falling? If that appeals to your inner adrenaline junkie, … Continue reading We Dined While Dangling 150 Feet In The Air @ Lounge In The Sky Kuala Lumpur

Food Review: SPG by Bijan

Discerning KL-ites will have dined at (or at least, heard of) Bijan, the grand dame of refined Malay cuisine in Kuala Lumpur. Tucked in the quiet, affluent neighbourhood of Bukit Ceylon, the cosy establishment is surrounded by lush greenery, with lots of wood and traditional elements like batik in a contemporary setting. Now, the team has come up with an original venture: SPG by Bijan. … Continue reading Food Review: SPG by Bijan

Review: Doot Doot Doot @ Jackalope Hotel, Mornington Peninsula

Our next stop in our Mornington Peninsula adventure brings us to the Jackalope Hotel, a luxury accommodation in Merrick’s North, an hour’s drive away from Melbourne. The hotel’s modern, industrial design is in stark contrast to the surrounding vineyards and farmlands, but it is this very element of fusion that permeates throughout the establishment. Greeting visitors at the entrance? A giant statue of a mythical … Continue reading Review: Doot Doot Doot @ Jackalope Hotel, Mornington Peninsula

Food Review: Lesa, Melbourne

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times. If I had to choose a place to live (other than KL), Melbourne would definitely be on top of the list. Why? Aside from a thriving arts and culture scene, they’ve also got awesome coffee. And of course, food. Australians in general are big on food and wine, but Melbourne is on another level. … Continue reading Food Review: Lesa, Melbourne

Review: Authentic Italian Flavours @ Mandarin Grill, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

There’s much more to Italian food than just pizza and pasta. This is what Luigi Stinga – the new chef de cuisine at Mandarin Grill @ Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur – hopes to instil in Malaysians. Originally from Naples, Chef Stinga joins from a stint at the 2-Michelin star Seta in Mandarin Oriental, Milan, and he draws from this experience as well as flavours inspired … Continue reading Review: Authentic Italian Flavours @ Mandarin Grill, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur