Contemporary

Woodfire Grill Restaurant The Sphere Bangsar South

Ignis KL, The Sphere, Bangsar South

Ignis KL – Woodfire Grill Restaurant Words: Monica Tindall Photos: Rich Callahan If anything shows a chef’s skill, it’s the ability to tame a woodfire grill. Without temperature precision found in other cooking methods, the chef must know h…

Restaurants in Chinatown Kuala Lumpur

UpperDeck KL, Malaysian Flavours in Chinatown

UpperDeck KL Words: Nigel Gan Photos: Monica Tindall As a born and bred Malaysian, I can say that this is truly an exciting time for food and beverage in this country. There has been a local evolution of sorts recently, with a surge in the number of restaurants and caf…

Hide Kuala Lumpur

Hide Kuala Lumpur, Tasting Menu

Hide Kuala Lumpur Words: Han Sen Hau Photos: Monica Tindall If the name of this restaurant isn’t a klaxon-blaring advertisement for its clandestine location just right by the lobby of The Ritz-Carlton Residences, then you may just as well think nothing of …

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…

The Back Ground KL

The Back Ground KL- REXKL, Jalan Sultan

The Back Ground KL, Chinatown Words: Matt Brown Photos: Monica Tindall Within a city rapidly developing its unique spaces and unique experiences, REXKL holds a pretty special place in the hearts, minds and stomachs of many. The converted cinema somehow maintai…

Eat and Cook 2022

Eat and Cook 2022, Chapter 4 Menu

Eat and Cook 2022 Words: Claire MathesonPhotos: Monica Tindall Named 2022’s One To Watch in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant list, an omakase experience at Eat and Cook serves up storytelling on an epic scale. With a dedicated chef to personally walk you th…

Private Dining Kuala Lumpur

Pixies KL – Private Dining, Kuala Lumpur

Pixies KL – Private Dining, Kuala Lumpur Words: Han Sen Hau Photos: Monica Tindall Bustling speakeasies hidden behind fire exits, third-wave cafes tucked away in abandoned buildings, and restaurants that can only be accessed with the appropriate passcode… Th…

Stretch Eatery Subang SS14

Stretch Eatery – SS14, Subang

Stretch – Wood-fired Pizzas – Small Plates – Cocktails – Natural Wines Words: Matt Brown Photos: Monica Tindall You can interpret the meaning of Stretch and how it relates to this fresh new eatery in a few ways. There’s the handma…

where to eat in Bukit Damansara

Playte New Location, New Menu

Playte New Location, New Menu Words: Monica TindallPhotos: Rich Callahan Playte, a contemporary Malaysian restaurant in Bukit Damansara, has recently shifted locations and updated its menu. We think both are good moves on their part. The new setting provides …