KL dining scene gets a BIG boost by Benjamin Yong

Benjamin Yong, Chief Eating Officer and inspiring entrepreneur of The BIG Group graciously accepted to tell us all about his restless appetite for new cultures and his ethical vision of leading a business revolving… Continue reading

LUXE and the city – Rachel Jena’s insider tips

After 2 years of suspense, the glamorous LUXE city guide aptly chose Kuala Lumpur for its new opus, providing us with the best bars, restaurants and hotels in the Malaysian capital city –… Continue reading

Dreamy Villa Samadhi

Among Kuala Lumpur’s pioneers Boutique hotels the effortlessly stylish Villa Samadhi stands out. This hush-hush hotel five minutes from the vibrant KLCC subtly mixes elegance and authenticity using silk lamps, dim lightings under… Continue reading

Full steam Hammam

Since one cannot afford to jet off to Marrakech every other day, Marrakech came to KL via its most iconic tradition: the hammam. If you are not familiar with it, the hammam – spreader… Continue reading

Addictive Opium

Artfully mixing memorabilia from Vietnam, Malaysia and beyond, the newly opened Opium on changkat bukit bintang brings an exotic / oriental feel to the party street. The neon sign ‘Eat drink Man woman’… Continue reading

Sky high trattoria @ Strato

Strato, located on top of Claret – the chic ambient wine bar at sky high level- strikes by its homey feeling, mixing mediterranean tiled tables with open kitchen and stunning view of KLCC.… Continue reading

Smoking hot PULP

A coffee-shop in an art printing factory & storehouse in Bangsar? This has cachet written all over it. Cutting edge PULP By Papa Palheta, the Singaporean team behind Chye Seng Huat Hardware & Loysel’s… Continue reading

Ashley’s by Living food

Over the last months, KL healthy places have sprouted to satisfy the growing number of green gourmets. Ashley’s by Living food, the sister restaurant of Living food KLCC – an early pioneer of… Continue reading

Porking good @ S.Wine

A vast drawing of a pork’s cuts on the back wall trumpets the chef’s intentions at S.Wine; passionate gutsy nose-to-tail cuisine. This pig-centric deli cafe tucked in the belly of the finest grocery shop… Continue reading

Luxury retreat in paradise

Taking the art of citi-breaking to a whole new level, the secluded resort of Japamala on Pulau Tioman  is the dreamy escape you have been longing for. Embark on a 1h flight at… Continue reading

Gastronomic Hit

Surrounded by Chinese restaurants, laid back cafes and blooming trees, this hidey-hole in Bangsar is a world away from the rest of the city.  Hit & Mrs, another masterpiece from the versatile BIG… Continue reading