Special Occasion

Le Petit Chef KL, The World’s Smallest Chef

Words: Anna Chew   Photos: Monica Tindall What do you bring with you when you enter Le Petit Chef’s lair? Probably a sprinkling of cynicism and a dash of excitement all rolled into one little package of expectation. If you’re in for a quirky and creative meal combin…

ATAS Modern Malaysian Eatery, The RuMa KL

ATAS Modern Malaysian Eatery, The RuMa KL

Words: Anna Chew   Photos: Monica Tindall Standards are set pretty high when dining in an establishment called Atas, located in one of the world’s most Instagrammable hotels. From the terracotta birdcage into the salon with the grand double staircase and strik…

World of Nobu Omakase Menu at Nobu KL

World of Nobu Omakase Menu at Nobu KL

Words: Kitty Lang Photos: Monica Tindall Celebrating the launch of Nobu Matsuhisa’s latest cookbook, World of Nobu, Nobu Kuala Lumpur offers a seven-course omakase menu highlighting the creations of chefs from Nobu restaurants around the world. Two of the rec…

Kikubari Menu Japanese Restaurant DC Mall

Kikubari Menu, Japanese Restaurant DC Mall

Words: Matt Jones Photos: Monica Tindall Like a wonderful jewel secreted away in a hidden compartment of the jewellery box, Kikubari rests enigmatically at the top of the stairs in DC Mall, Damansara Heights. Weaving our way around the column of bamboo poles to ar…

New Dining Concept at The Library Ritz-Carlton KL

New Dining Concept at The Library, Ritz KL

Monica Tindall One of Malaysia’s most beloved chefs, Wai Look Chow, most renowned for his work with YTL and Pangkor Laut Resort’s signature restaurant Fisherman’s Cove, recently joined forces with Austrian chef, Johann Lafer of Michelin-starred restaurant L…

Sushi Hibiki, Four Seasons Place KL

Sushi Hibiki, Four Seasons Place Kuala Lumpur

Monica Tindall You not only have to have quite a bit of confidence in your technique as a chef but you must also have an engaging personality to pull off an intimate chef’s table with a small group of discerning guests. Limited to nine seats with diners separated from …