Category: Food Reviews

REVIEW: La Fiesta at Genting SkyAvenue

By Scott Ng Photos By Aubrey Yong It’s been years since I last made the trek up to Genting Highlands. Being something of a cold-blooded reptile, the frigid peaks have never been that comfortable a place for my sinuses, but when the email invite arrived in my inbox to try out two of the new restaurants currently plying their wares in the massive new complex known as Genting SkyAvenue, I knew I couldn’t turn it down. The first restaurant, La Fiesta, is a Spanish restaurant bent on preserving the spirit and techniques that make Spanish cuisine such a noteworthy...

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The 10 Best Sahur Options in Klang Valley

By Marissa Dinar & Adani Bakhtiar It’s that time of the year again! Where people wake up in the wee hours of the morning to eat and fill their bellies for the upcoming day since we aren’t able to consume gallons of food like we do on the regular – in order to evoke empathy for the less fortunate, and to give our gastrointestinal system a rest. Lo and behold, Ramadhan. For most of us, getting up for sahur is already an ordeal, much less preparing food. So here at The Level, we have taken the liberty to put...

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REVIEW: V E Hotel & Residence Ramadhan Buffet

By Muhammad Nabil “My body is ready,” I said as I got into my boss’s car to get ready to go to a food tasting event at V E Hotel and Residence in Bangsar South. My boss scoffed at me. Whatever. V E Hotel was previewing their Straits and Arabian Buffet for their Ramadhan event and naturally, I was excited to spend the afternoon to stuffing myself with delicious food offerings. The hotel is located in the heart of Bangsar South, with the restaurant offering pristine views of the sun as it is falling. As such, the stage was...

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CMCR @ TTDI

By Jeremy Say Coffee, possibly at its finest, can be found easily in TTDI. Just head over to Common Man Coffee Roasters (CMCR) with its newly opened branch in Kuala Lumpur. Already well established in Singapore since 2013, they provide not only excellent service, but a fair selection of brunch menu items with amazing coffee. You can even take away some roasted coffee and merchandise from their retail shop, order wholesale, and learn from their academy. The menu is bit on the expensive end, but the portion and taste is worth the indulgence as often as you can afford...

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