Afghan Lunch, Greater Action KL

Afghan Lunch – Greater Action KL

Afghan Lunch Words: Nichole Ong Photos: Rich Callahan The Greater Action centre supports 250 refugee families with various initiatives to provide a safe, nurturing space for women to become self-sufficient. Their latest proposal of authentic Afghan lunch ex…

Ruyi One.Café

Ruyi One.Café, Vietnamese, Ampwalk

Ruyi One.Café Words: Monica Tindall Photos: Rich Callahan The latest food and beverage addition to The Grange at Ampwalk is Ruyi One.Café. It’s easy to access and serves a compact menu of quality Vietnamese food in a bright, cheery setting. Perched to the left of t…

Kubu at Mandapa Chef Bayu Retno Timur

Bayu Retno Timur – Executive Chef Bali

Bayu Retno Timur In this interview, Bayu Retno Timur, Executive Chef of Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, shares his entrance to the industry and some curious stories along the way.What do you do? I am the Executive Chef of Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. Beside…

Fifty Tales

Fifty Tales, Bandar Sri Damansara

Fifty Tales Words: Han Sen Hau Photos: Rich Callahan Bandar Sri Damansara might seem like a neighbourhood that’s just too far away from everything else that’s remotely interesting, but this incredibly congested residential township hides a humble little gem t…

Sunday Sky Brunch

Sunday Sky Brunch, Sabayon, EQ

Sunday Sky Brunch KL Monica Tindall Spectacular views, excellent food, fine wine, and gracious service – Sabayon’s Sunday Sky Brunch is a win on all accounts. Offering a two-course lunch (RM 68) for children (aged 6-12), a four-course lunch (RM 198+) for a…

Cafe Bakery KL

The Bread Bar, TTDI – Cafe Bakery

The Bread Bar, TTDI Words: Nichole OngPhotos: Rich Callahan Due to meticulous detail and immense devotion, The Bread Bar has found success in high-quality bread and pastries, which take up to three days to make. Hailing from a background in fine dining, Marc Raph…

The Tokyo Restaurant Lot 10

The Tokyo Restaurant, Isetan, Lot 10 

The Tokyo Restaurant – Japanese, Lot 10 Words: Amanda ChinPhotos: Richard Callahan All that clouded my mind when Monica mentioned The Tokyo Restaurant was the iconic 6th Avenue Cheesecake. I’ve had it before, and yes, it will leave you wishing you got the w…

Canvass Bistro & Cocktail Bar, Jalan Bedara

Canvass Bistro & Cocktail Bar, Jalan Bedara

Canvass Bistro & Cocktail Bar, Jalan Bedara Words: Matt Brown Photos: Rich Callahan Greenery abounds at the new location of Canvass Bistro and Cocktail Bar on Jalan Bedara. It features a gorgeous canopy of trees on the street, a blooming garden beside the out…

Chef Tay Chan Yong The Cave Bali

Tay Chan Yong, Head Chef, The Cave @ The Edge

Tay Chan Yong In this interview, Tay Chan Yong, head chef of The Cave @ The Edge by Ryan Clift, shares how he got into the profession and some heart-stopping anecdotes from the kitchen. What do you do?I am a chef – currently the head chef of The Cave restaurant […]

Wellness Retreat Langkawi

Wellness Retreat Langkawi, Malaysia

Wellness Retreat Langkawi – Ambong Pool Villas Monica Tindall Wellness retreats are famed in Bali and other parts of Southeast Asia, yet they are still a rarity in Malaysia. It seems a shame as the country certainly has no shortage of beautiful locations, w…