Category: Around town

REVIEW: Malaysian Food Street @ Genting SkyAvenue

Nestled up in the clouds of Genting Highlands lies Genting SkyAvenue – a world-class shopping mall packed to the brim with food attractions, some of which Malaysians have never seen before. From the famed Iberico ham of Spain to succulent wagyu steaks, there are plenty of options available whatever your fancy, which is perfect given Genting’s upcoming relaunch of their theme park, a sure draw for Malaysians all over the country and visitors from all over the world. Discerning Malaysian foodies, however, will want to head over to the Malaysian Food Street in SkyAvenue – a collection of twenty...

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Hermanos: Port Pizza dan Makanan Western Terbaik di Shah Alam?

By A.Akbar Shah Alam memang terkenal dengan tarikan pelbagai kedai makanan, dari Kek Jalan Tiung hinggalah ke Nasi Kerabu Asap di Seksyen 7. Tapi mungkin ramai yang tidak tahu, bahawa Shah Alam juga merupakan ‘port’ terbaik untuk makanan Western yang sedap dengan harga yang berpatutan. Kalau anda sudah biasa dengan Pizza Hut, Kenny Rogers Roasters dan Burger King, apa kata anda cuba sebuah restoran yang menggabungkan semua menu di atas! Memperkenalkan Hermanos, sebuah restoran keluarga yang memulakan perjalanannya sebagai sebuah rotisserie yang menjual ayam bakar dan makanan berkhasiat. Tidak lama selepas itu, Hermanos berkembang menjadi sebuah kedai makanan Western...

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Sushi King Levels Up With Durian and Matcha Ice Cream

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Sushi King may be the oldest japanese food chain in Malaysia, but over the years things change quite drastically. The Sushi place recently acquired a halal logo from JAKIM, but the quality of its products have dropped badly recently. However, that doesn’t mean there are no room for improvements, because Sushi King just pulled its wild card. Behold, Sushi King’s brand new Durian and Matcha-flavored softserve ice cream, now available at selected popular stores. The interesting bit it is, that Sushi King isn’t the first F&B franchise to push Malaysians to the edge of their seats...

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OAG announces 25th anniversary show at The Bee Publika

By A.Akbar Legendary indie band Old Automatic Garbage, or OAG for short, has announced their 25th anniversary show at The Bee Publika. OAG has gone through mountains to get to where they are today: their inevitable success in Asia, the departure of Naza and Mono, Radhi’s drug-related problems, and playing at the biggest shows in the country. After 25 years of ‘Slumber’ and ‘Generasiku’, OAG can be considered the pioneer of Malaysian indie rock, and to celebrate that, the boys will be organising a show at The Bee Publika. Luckily, OAG will not perform alone on this Boxing day....

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Kirin Ichiban x The Table: Match Made In Heaven?

Last week, Japanese premium beer Kirin Ichiban partnered with The Table, Isetan Lot 10 to curate a special pairing menu that delighted guests, bringing them an exquisite taste of Japan. The Table offers washoku – that is, Japanese food – spread out over six restaurants, that being Toriden, Touan, Yakiniku Toraji, Tonkatsu Anzu, Sushi Azabu and The Tokyo Restaurant. Guests were separated into groups and taken through a gastronomic journey, each restaurant creating a dish designed to be perfectly paired with the smooth, rich taste of Kirin Ichiban. Each dish featured seasonal delights – bringing a winter-esque experience to...

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