Songkran @ Erawan


I’m glad I was not in Thailand for Songkran. Armed with water guns, the weekend of Songkran, is a great excuse Thai folks to shoot girls and boys and tourists alike with water. Of course, the boys, girls and tourists shoot back. Needless to say, this is the country’s most popular festival, which runs every […]

Baan Ruen Thai @ Kelana Jaya, PJ

After we put together this post on our Top 5 Thai Street Food Stalls in Kuala Lumpur, we found another addition to the family. The spanking new restaurant, called Baan Ruen Thai has opened shop, right opposite New Yew Sang Seafood, on Jalan SS 6/8, Kelana Jaya, and you will not believe how cheap the […]

Top 5 Thai Street Food Joints in Kuala Lumpur


People ask us, where do you go for great Thai street food in KL? Well, we have five places that we frequent and love. Not just because the food is ultra spicy and tasty, but because of the humble set up and the authentic street food cooked by Thai residents in Malaysia. These are the […]

KHAO by Rama V

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The name “Khao” means rice. And rice, is a symbol of cultural identity and global unity.. rice is south east asia’s most popular food. It shapes religious observances, festivals, customs, cuisine and celebrations. The main food in Thailand is of course rice. Everyone eats it. But we can’t really eat rice alone so we have […]



The newly refurbished Erawan looks terrific. Two shiny thai guardian angels painted in gold and framed in red, greet patrons who visit this cosy Thai restaurant. With the renovations, Erawan now lets in a lot more natural light, looks spacious and expansive. I really love the latest chi-chi additions to the restaurant – a rust […]

Rama V Weekend Lunch à la carte Buffet

The Rama V Weekend Lunch á la carte Buffet is such a steal! It’s a eat and drink all you can buffet menu, and believe me, the wine and food is terrific, considering the fact that you’re only paying RM68.90++ and for top quality Thai cuisine as well. The wine, and beer are free flow […]

Namprik @ TTDI

One of the newest Thai joints in town, just started doing a brisk business, two days ago. Located close to my backyard, Taman Tun Dr Ismail (TTDI), I was more than eager to try it out, once M called me up and said, “let’s go!”. Namprik, generally pronounced “Nam phik”, is a generic term for […]

A Taste of Thai.. at Chef Choi

159 Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, 55000 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Thai cuisine, known for balancing sour, sweet, and salty flavors with chili-infused heat, is represented at Chef Choi’s this week, by dishes of every persuasion.. myriad salads e.g. fresh vegetables or dried shrimp or deep-fried crispy fish, thai fish cakes, sashimi prawns, thai duck noodles and seafood completes the repertoire in the form of the […]

Erawan Classic Thai and Fusion & the Songkran Festival


Firstly, Happy Songkran to all our Thai readers! This year we celebrated the festival of water, just last weekend, at Erawan with the owners of this fine Thai restaurant. The food and company was superb. Lotus Flower Petal Salad Secondly, let’s just just say that the time of year is upon us again! It’s time […]

Erawan Classic Thai & Fusion

If you are wondering what this gorgeous looking, spa-like sanctuary is, you have just stepped into the restaurant “Erawan Classic Thai & Fusion”, located in Kota Damansara. This restaurant is owned by Robert .a.k.a. Anan and his bother.. and the food is tailored for Thai food lovers in particular. Just last week, Erawan held a […]

myElephant Thai Restaurant @ Happy Mansion, PJ

One of the few contemporary Thai restaurants in the PJ vicinity – myElephant, by DooDee is cosy and normally packed to the rafters with young people and families as well. Its strategic location in PJ and free parking is a real bonus that has served myElephant well because eventhough this restaurant is no longer new, […]

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