The Steakhouse @ Changkat Bukit Bintang

The Steakhouse, for Urban Carnivores, on Changkat Bukit Bintang Should KL’s relentless frenzy for new restaurants ever wear you down, consider a visit to this institution for urban carnivores. The latest establishment by Werner Kuhn, The Steakhouse is a 40-seater steak joint along Changkat Bukit Bintang and adjacent to The Whisky Bar. With beef imported […]

Ril’s Bangsar

Ril’s was voted Best for Meat in the Time Out KL Food Awards 2012. So if steaks are their forte, then steaks it would be for dinner on this fine weekend night out. That, and a power-packed meat and fat-centric burger, called, the Burger Royale. The burger royal should be enough to send shudders down […]

Father’s Day and the Backyard BBQ at Ben’s, Publika

No plans yet for Father’s Day? Take your Dad to the Backyard BBQ at Ben’s, Publika! We just heard that there are some incredibly fun and mouth-watering things happening at Ben’s Independent Grocer, Ben’s General Food Store, Barn BBQ and Ben’s, over this weekend, at Publika. If you like sampling food, and plan to stock […]

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur Hotel

“I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely, and to think of people below them […]

Sunday Champagne Brunch @ Prego, The Westin KL

Champagne corks are always popping somewhere in the world of course, and the high life never disappears entirely, especially on Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur. And now that once expensive tipple nick-named the “bubbly” , has become accessible to so many more, in the form of champagne brunches that are far more than just a […]

Freddy Western Section @ PJ Old Town


We’ve found a great new place for tasty, affordable western breakfast. Not only that.. generously portioned steaks, pork chops and chicken chops as well. the smiley chef who used to work for a German restaurant Freddy Western Section, that’s opened shop at PJ Old Town’s Soon Lee Coffee Shop no more than a couple of […]

Gerard Bertrand Wines at Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur

ciki at le meridien KL

We were recently invited to a night of Jazz and Gerard Bertrand fine wines, hosted by Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur, a couple of weeks ago. Gerard Bertrand was born and raised in the South of France. Making wine with his father, Georges, since the age of 10, Gerard Bertrand offers the full range and diversity […]

The Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) loyalty program – new culinary benefits


Recently we were invited to Le Meridien KL, for the launch of a spanking new SPG ( Starwood Preferred Guest ) card, something the Starwood Group of hotels have revamped, and with added benefits. This is great news as I have just signed up for my very own SPG Card. This card entitles me to […]

It’s Curtains for Equatorial Hotel Kuala Lumpur

It’s curtains for Equatorial Hotel Kuala Lumpur – an iconic hotel which has stood bold and proud for exactly 39 years. It is true, that what goes down, must come up .. but not before it goes out in style and with a bang! “She want’s to dance with me!” – Rick Astley Last week, […]

Spanish Milk Fed Lamb at Chef Choi

Chef Choi may not offer glitzy decor or trendy music, but it has carved out an enviable niche with its ‘great flavours’ & staff who make everyone feel ‘remembered & special’. Unlike the competition hereabouts, there is plenty of elbow room in this cozy restaurant I have come to call, a second home. And you […]

Champagne Sabrage with Ciki at Chalet, Equatorial Hotel Kuala Lumpur!


This is the only REAL way to open a bottle of Champagne. Ciki attempts this for the first time at Chalet, Equatorial Hotel, Kuala Lumpur! Sabring a champagne bottle isn’t as easy as it looks! With the right position, posture and bottle temperature , i.e, the bottle must be chilled to the correct degree, then […]

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