Ramadan Review: Jom Makan @ Paya Serai, Hilton Petaling Jaya

The holy month of Ramadan begins this week, and hotels around the Klang Valley will be busy with festive dinner offerings. At Hilton PJ, the theme this year is ‘Jom Makan’ – inviting everyone to the hotel’s Paya Serai Restaurant to partake in a delicious spread of local and international flavours. Kick the meal off with some colourful thirst quenchers – refreshing mango and fruit cordials, … Continue reading Ramadan Review: Jom Makan @ Paya Serai, Hilton Petaling Jaya

Ramadan Review: Buffet Aneka Selera @ Royale Chulan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur

The holy month of Ramadan is just around the corner. Aside from being a special time of the year for Muslims to observe self-reflection, you know what that means – delicious food! With hotels around KL gearing up with their festive spreads, I got to try the Buffet Aneka Selera at Royale Chulan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur. One of the more affordable Ramadan buffets in … Continue reading Ramadan Review: Buffet Aneka Selera @ Royale Chulan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur

Review: Christmas Lunch @ Cinnamon Coffee House, One World Hotel Bandar Utama

My company has an annual tradition of having a Christmas lunch before everyone goes off for the holidays. Last year it was at MamaSan, where everyone got to order their favourite dishes, but this year the boss decided to take us to a buffet at One World Hotel Bandar Utama. Some of my colleagues who have been with the company for longer says they’ve had several … Continue reading Review: Christmas Lunch @ Cinnamon Coffee House, One World Hotel Bandar Utama

Ramadhan Buffet @ The Straits Estate, V E Hotel &Residences Kuala Lumpur

One good thing about living in Malaysia ? We have so many holidays for the many different races/religions that live here that it’s like a never-ending celebration throughout the year ! 😀 Christmas and New Year’s is followed by Chinese New Year, then there’s Easter, Diwali, and of course Eid-al-Fitr or Hari Raya, which marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadhan. People … Continue reading Ramadhan Buffet @ The Straits Estate, V E Hotel &Residences Kuala Lumpur

Classic Afternoon Tea @ Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur

Oh, hello darlings. What lovely weather we have today, don’t we?   ….*ahem*  Sorry.  It’s just that when I think of afternoon tea, I imagine small British ladies in color-coordinated dresses and matching top hats. Ha. I am not British, and I went dressed in T-shirt and jeans – but I did get to enjoy a scrumptious Classic Afternoon Tea at Sheraton Imperial Hotel Kuala … Continue reading Classic Afternoon Tea @ Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur

Food Review: Breaking Fast At Parkroyal’s Ramadhan Buffet

It’s the month of Ramadhan, when our Muslim friends fast for 30 days before celebrating Eid-al-Fitr, or Hari Raya Aidilfitri as it is known in Malaysia. During the fasting period, they have a meal at 5-ish in the morning and will not drink or eat until 7-ish in the evening. Many hotels would offer buka puasa (breaking of fast) spreads throughout this time. For a review from the newspaper I … Continue reading Food Review: Breaking Fast At Parkroyal’s Ramadhan Buffet