Vivid Menu Altitude Shangri-La

Vivid Menu, Altitude, Shangri-La Sydney

Vivid Menu – Altitude, Sydney Monica Tindall The team at Altitude, Shangra-La Sydney’s modern Australian grill, is featuring a vibrant menu to celebrate the city’s world-renowned light festival, Vivid. With a spectacular outlook over the iconic harbo…

Mervin Chin

Mervin Chin, Restaurateur, Kuala Lumpur

Mervin Chin In this interview, Mervin Chin, founder of Undisclosed Location and RINSE KL, shares some stories from behind the scenes and upcoming plans. What do you do? I run Undisclosed Location (Mexican Asian fusion) in SS4 and RINSE KL (Asian Western fusion) i…

French Fine Dining KL

French Fine Dining, Chateau Dionne

French Fine Dining – Chateau Dionne Words: Amanda Chin Photos: Monica Tindall Nestled in the cosy neighbourhood of Bukit Damansara, you’ll come across Chateau Dionne – a French fine dining restaurant. This gem of an eatery stands out because the founder (…

The Siam M-City

The Siam -Thai Restaurant M City, Ampang

The Siam Words: Nichole Ong Photos: Monica Tindall Having just opened last month, The Siam is set to serve its customers authentic and delicious Thai food. The restaurant is located on the first floor of M-City Shopping Centre on Jalan Ampang, with convenient par…

Jamboo KL

Jamboo KL, Jalan Tun H S Lee

Jamboo KL Words: Matt Brown Photos: Monica Tindall If you’re feeling rather full of the usual Chinatown options – bao, fried chicken, cocktails and boutique wine – then Jamboo will offer you a crisp, clean-eating experience that will keep you comin…

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 …

Lai Ching Yuen

Lai Ching Yuen, All-You-Can-Eat Dim Sum

Words: Amanda Chin Photos: Monica Tindall Dim sum, want some? Well, if it’s priced at RM90 (RM60 for children) for an all-you-can-eat menu, sign me up! As per prior Yum List experiences, I expected a lot of dishes to come out – and they did – in abundance. The Grand […]

8 Kia Peng Suites

8 Kia Peng Suites KLCC Serviced Residences

8 Kia Peng Suites Monica Tindall For anyone staying in Kuala Lumpur for more than a couple of days or expats relocating to Malaysia, I don’t know why you would book a hotel over a serviced residence. The inclusion of a washer-dryer, kitchen, space of a suite or small a…

Bryan Chong and Ella Leong, BrElla Bakery

Bryan Chong and Ella Leong, BrElla Bakery

Bryan Chong and Ella Leong In this interview, Bryan Chong and Ella Leong tell of how BrElla Bakery came to be and some of their best-selling items. What do you do? Bryan: We run a micro-bakery. We specialise in bagels, sourdough products, focaccia, Hong Kong polo bu…

Borneo Jazz Festival 2022

Borneo Jazz Festival 2022, Miri, Sarawak

Borneo Jazz Festival 2022 Monica Tindall They say an artist’s life comes in extremes, with ups and downs more dramatic than the average person. That has certainly been true for many musicians over the past two years. However, severe conditions are often attribut…