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5 Definitely Not-Crispy Rendang That You Must Try in Kuala Lumpur

Following the current national’s trending topic of crispy chicken rendang saga at MasterChef UK happened just two days ago, we dig further into this juicy debate and hence, this list of juicy recommendations. Enjoy!

 

1. Rendang Tok at Bijan Bar & Restaurant, Jalan Ceylon

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Rendang Tok at Bijan Bar & Restaurant

Located nearby Changkat Bukit Bintang, Bijan Bar & Restaurant prides itself as a pioneer of fine Malay cuisine. Here you can find a good number of rendang dishes including Rendang Tok, a traditional slow-cooked caramelized beef in aromatic spices and coconut milk, and also Rendang Itik Bijan. Make sure you try out their famed Chocolate Durian Cake too! Bijan is also the recipient of multiple awards from Time out Food Awards, Malaysia Tatler, The Miele Guide, and The Lonely Planet Guide to Malaysia

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2. Rendang Daging at Enak KL, Feast Village Starhill Gallery

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Spices that being used at Enak KL

In celebration of its 13th anniversary this year, Enak KL is reopening its door at Feast Village Starhill Gallery, delivering heartwarming Malay classics through its thoughtfully curated menu. Check out their Rendang Daging, a slow-cooked beef in coconut cream and Enak’s signature blend of ground spices. If you are looking for something refreshing to go with, feel free to order their latest addition – Kerabu Jambu Air Ikan Bilis

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3. Angus Beef Rendang at Opium, Changkat Bukit Bintang

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Angus Beef Rendang at Opium

Served with a choice of lotus leaf buns or poppy seed rice, Opium’s Angus Beef Rendang is definitely a luxury version of rendang dish. Even the restaurant itself is unique enough to lure your hearts. This pork-free establishment focuses on Asian Oriental interior design and is furnished with age-old artifacts such as opium bed and opium pipes. Check them out!

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4. Nasi Bojari at Madam’s Kwans, all outlets

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Nasi Bojari at Madam Kwan’s

You have probably tasted Madam Kwan’s iconic nasi lemak at some point, so why not try out the second most popular dish at Madam Kwan’s – Nasi Bojari. This dish is a tri-coloured rice with beef rendang, assam prawns and deep-fried chicken drumstick. Till today, Madam Kwan herself stills cooks away in the central kitchen from 5am to 9am, including this beef rendang.

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5. Nasi Lemak Rendang Ayam at Wondermama, all outlets

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Nasi Lemak Chicken Rendang at Wondermama

Wondermama is a vibrant, modern and creative Malaysian restaurant that brings a modern twist to the traditional local flavours. Apart from the Nasi Lemak Rendang Ayam which features chicken rendang and sambal sotong & prawns, we can’t take our eyes off the Nasi Lemak Salted Egg Chicken either!

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5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur

5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur

From Nasi Lemak to Musang King, check out these creative dishes and drinks inspired by Malaysian flavours!

Marron Lobster Sarawak Laksa at Antara Restaurant

5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur_Antara Restaurant

Antara Restaurant is set in a beautiful period building established in 1919 along off Jalan Raja Chulan. The restaurant is set in a colonial environment and the cuisine takes you back to how home used to taste like, with no shortcuts or MSG. We recommend their Marron Lobster Sarawak Laksa which its broth is creamier and thicker than the usual laksa, and takes 3 days to boil. In the laksa you will spot fresh Marron lobster, 100% pure rice noodles, handmade tofus from Bentong, Bintulu belacan hand pounded with chilli, and fat strands of bean sprouts.

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Nasi Lemak Tower at Signature

5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur_Signature

In conjunction with the 60th Merdeka celebration this year, Signature at The Roof has put a twist on Malaysian's favourite local dish. What could be better than a Nasi Lemak Tower this Merdeka month? This mouth watering specialty is available for a limited time only, until September 2017.

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Chocolate Durian Cake at Bijan Bar and Restaurant

5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur_Bijan Bar and Restaurant

Chocolate Durian Cake, created by one of Bijan Bar and Restaurant’s founders, Lissa is a must-try when you are here. The unmistakable durian aroma blends in well with the chocolate between the soft spongy cake layers. A slice of heaven, trite as it sounds. Bijan also has a unique selection of desserts like homemade ice cream in local flavours, creamy durian cheesecake and pandan pudding.

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Maosang King Mochi at Way Modern Chinois

5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur_Way Modern Chinois

Combining two great loves by sinking your teeth into the Maosang King Mochi at Way Modern Chinois, a Modern Asian restaurant situated at Damansara Heights. Another popular durian dish at Way Modern Chinois is their Durian Pancake which uses musang king durian for its filling. You got to try these at least once!

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Asam Laksa Cocktail at Opium KL

5 Must-Try Malaysian Inspired Creations This Merdeka Month in Kuala Lumpur_Opium

Grab the wild, crazy, jaw-dropping Asam Laksa Cocktail at Opium which is situated in Changkat Bukit Bintang. The interior of the restaurant is inspired by the Opium regimes of the east. Pair the Asam Laksa Cocktail with other unique dishes such as Phoenix Dumpling, Fern Leaf Salad, Crispy Duck Noodles, Wagyu Beef Rendang, and the signature Beef Brisket & Tendon Stew just to name a few.

Make an online reservation here >

 

Selamat Merdeka!

 

 

 

Top 5 Authentic Indian Cuisine KL_Featured

Food Trend 2017 5.0 : Top 5 Authentic Indian Cuisine in Kuala Lumpur

Indian cuisine encompasses a wide variety of regional and traditional cuisines native to India, given the range of diversity in soil type to climate to ethnic groups. Its cuisine is also heavily influenced by cultural choices and traditions. To know more, follow this…

Khushi Spice at JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur

Top 5 Authentic Indian Cuisine KL_Khushi

Khushi Spice offers a fine dining at its best within the heart of Kuala Lumpur, ideal for casual and the popularity for business lunches. Known for its modern and stylish Indian restaurant, the place is perfectly suited to your wine and dine alternatives. The menu features a delectable array of Northern Indian cuisine curated by North Indian chef whose years of culinary experience are reflected in the dishes he crafts. You will be greeted by a warmly-lit reception into an enchanted décor ambience follows by your dining journey.
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Qureshi at TPC Kuala Lumpur

Top 5 Authentic Indian Cuisine KL_Qureshi

Qureshi Restaurant is the Qureshi family’s newest international venture and the first in Malaysia! With impressive and valuable feedbacks from diners, the Qureshi Restaurant is definitely a great choice for families and corporates, serving delicate dining experience alongside soothing Indian music. Its customised glass encased Tandoor will allow guests to view the food being freshly prepared to the serving table. Furthermore, this restaurant is situated in a golf course! 10% off on food and soft beverages for reservations via TABLEAPP!
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Delhi Royale at Jalan Yap Kwan Seng

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Delhi Royale prides itself by providing impeccable service and coupled with authentic North Indian cuisine. Their menu ranging from a scrumptious line of appetisers and snacks to a generous portion yet fulfilling main courses. Vegetarian menu is also available in this restaurant for vegans to choose from. 
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D'Tandoor International Group of Restaurants 
(Damansara Utama & Putrajaya)

Top 5 Authentic Indian Cuisine KL_D'tandoor

D’Tandoor International Group of Restaurants founded back in 1993 and opened their first D’Tandoor Restaurant in Damansara Utama. Since then, d’Tandoor has become the pioneer and a household name in Malaysia and expanded overseas. Claimed to be serving the Best North Indian and Arabic Cuisine in town, d’Tandoor had earned their awards in numerous categories such as Malaysian Best Restaurant by Malaysia Tatler, Malaysian Book of Record for the longest non-stop Naan cooking and for being the first North India Food franchisor in Malaysia.
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Fierce Curry House at Bangsar

Top 5 Authentic Indian Cuisine KL_Fierce Curry House

Fierce Curry House in Bangsar is bringing you an authentic Indian cuisines, with its award-winning achievement. Serving from the hot pot is their specialties and delectable dishes namely signature Hyderabad dum biryani, tandoori chicken with naan. A variety of vegetarian dishes is also served in this restaurant. This restaurant won the Time Out KL Food Awards for ‘Best Indian Restaurant’ in 2013 and was also shortlisted for ‘Best Cheap Eats’ the same year.
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I love Indian food – it's my favourite cuisine. I love the mixture of spices and the subtle flavours. It's really erotic; the spices are so sensuous.
– Joe Perry

 

Top 5 Mediterranean Rest in KL_featured

Food Trend 2017 4.0 : Top 5 Mediterranean Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

The robust flavours of Mediterranean cooking are perfect for summer eating just like in Malaysia. With its simple preparation characteristics, Mediterranean cuisine is best described as cooking by using the most frugal ingredients possible. Find out more on where to savour this cuisine in Kuala Lumpur here.

Sapore at Ampang

Top 5 Mediterranean Rest in KL_Sapore

An Italian, Spanish-Mediterranean restaurant located strategically in Ampang, simply brings you an authentic taste of Italian and Spanish food. With its interesting slogan – “Serving you Artisan Food and Fine Wine”, Sapore promises their classic dishes which they belief in bringing people together through food. The chefs might also surprise you with some dishes off the menu!
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Mezze Bar & Bistro at Medan Damansara

Top 5 Mediterranean Rest in KL_Mezze

At Mezze, what you see is the all fresh and new ideas constantly changing and evolving from time to time on their menu. Their tapas are always complemented by a vivacious variety of small plates, charcuterie and cheese boards and not neglecting their wide selection of main courses. You can never go wrong when you come for Mediterranean cuisine here as the key to Mezze is flexibility where flavours are catered to local taste buds. When you think of Mediterranean, think of Mezze!
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The Point at Damansara Heights

Top 5 Mediterranean Rest in KL_The Point

This is an intimate venue which combines two different concept under one roof, that offers modern creative Asian and European dishes using fine ingredients in a casual dining environment. From their very own tapas to own twist Classic Bruschetta to a very fine sea urchins menu to tempt your taste buds, assure you that you will ask for more! Always remember to go to The Point with your stomach empty.
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Cava at Bangsar

Top 5 Mediterranean Rest in KL_Cava

Cava is the place for authentic Mediterranean and Spanish cuisine, featuring the favourites that include tapas, paella and steaks. If you cannot decide what to eat here, you can always choose their ever-affordable Executive Set Menu, priced at RM28++/person, a 3-course set menu where you can choose their mains from seafood to poultry to meat selections. There are a lot more in the a la carte menu should the set menu is insufficient to satisfy your cravings for Mediterranean dishes.
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La Cucina Mediterranean Kitchen at Pullman Bangsar

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Experiencing the finest contemporary Mediterranean cuisine in a world-class setting, but welcoming you with a homely atmosphere here at La Cucina Mediterranean Kitchen. Delight in the live seafood bounty, indulging an extra-matured beef fillet grilled to perfection and exquisite menu that caters for any special dietary requirements can be found here.
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I'm naturally a muscular gal with some curves, so eating a Mediterranean diet makes my body happy.
– Debi Mazar

Drink in style_Cocktail Bars_Featured

Drink in style : Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Kuala Lumpur

Cocktails are the drinks for every mood or occasion at any bars. This special edition is bringing you to explore more on cocktails to quench your alcohol thirst. Read more for special and customisation concoctions here.
 

P&C Cocktail Bar, Hartamas

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P&C Cocktail Bar, an America Prohibition-era stylish speakeasy cocktail bar and it is accessible via a discreet door behind Naughty Nuri’s Hartamas. This bar is a perfect place for catch ups and most importantly, their cocktails. Their cocktails customisation idea is superbly excellent that attracts guests to come back for more variations. The customisation is catered to allow guests to have their own say about their taste buds by choosing the taste of their cocktails be it sweet, sour or bitter. You name it, the bartender will fulfill it! Come and experience this yourself.
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Opium KL, Changkat Bukit Bintang

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Opium KL, inspired by Asian cuisine with some local tweaks in the restaurant concept, is not only known for its food but their ever-lasting cocktails concoction. Guests from around the world travel to Opium just to indulge into the widest selections of house cocktails concoction. Their cocktails are specially concocted and cultivated to match the concept with more than 30 signatures to try out, all geniusly concocted by its famous mixologist. Should you feel sensual for the night, do ask for their 50 Shades of Grey or if any point of time you’d like to have something local, ask for their Asam Laksa cocktail. It’s all worth a trip!
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Private Room, TTDI

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Private Room, a hidden gem located at the heart of Taman Tun Dr Ismail, is the first speakeasy wine bar in Kuala Lumpur. Being the first that offers a wide range of quality wine, the bar is also serving cocktails, whiskey, liquor and spirits. This bar is started by a group of young enthusiasts to provide a sanctuary for great drinks and music with good company. If you don’t drink hard liquor, but are here for a glass (or more!) of cocktails, fret not, you will not be disappointed either as the bar also tackles into wine-based cocktails. Shy not to ask for their tempting wine cocktails.
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IKKI, TREC Kuala Lumpur

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IKKI is the largest speakeasy bar with haute-rustic, classic grandeur and rich colours décor that specialises in crafted cocktails. This quote says it all about the bar ‘‘Ben Franklin once said "In wine, there is wisdom; in beer, there is freedom" Well, we've got cocktails, and in that – there is one heck of a great night’. If you are in TREC, keep yourself busy with crafted cocktails from IKKI, if not, keep the bartenders busy at least.
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Pisco Bar, Changkat Bukit Bintang

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Pisco Bar, introduces to Kuala Lumpur a great range of unique Peruvian and Spanish Tapas for dinner. This atmosphere of course is leading towards an eclectic urban chic ambience that attracts international travellers, trendy locals and yuppie expats for their outstanding cocktails they have to offer. Be ready to be entertained by the live music performances and take the chance to keep the dance floor occupied with some of their invited trendiest DJs in town.
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A cocktail done right can really show your guests that you care. – Danny Meyer

 

Top 5 Favourite Steakhouses in KL

Food Trend 2017 3.0 : Top 5 Favourite Steakhouses in Kuala Lumpur

Great steaks are hard to find and when you’ve found it, please be sure they are in your good-steaks-list. Here’s a list of readers' choices for steaks, do read more for a salivating experience!

PAMPAS Group
(Pampas Reserve, Pampas Sky Dining, Pampas Steakhouse at Old Malaya)

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Pampas Group with its slogan ‘IN STEAKS WE TRUST’, founded based on the dream to serve quality and affordable steaks in a cozy, semi-fine dining setting with an unchallenged service. They are known for their quality succulent and grilled to perfection steaks since their establishment in 2005. All steaks are served juicy and tender with different complements in different cuts. Therefore, ensure that you make the right choice when choosing your preference. For those who can’t decide which cut to choose from, there’s a choice of T-Bone Steak, where the portion comprised of tenderloin and a strip separated by a T-shaped bone. Like what Pampas Group always say, ‘There is no SINCERER LOVE than the LOVE OF FOOD!’
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Stoked Restaurant & Bar, Damansara

Top 5 Steakhouses_Stoked

Stoked Restaurant & Bar aims to adapt into showcasing the best of ingredients by adopting the ‘Locavore’ philosophy in sourcing locally grown seasonal produce. Central to many dishes in the menu is Asia’s first Bertha cast-iron charcoal oven fuelled by a combination of wood and charcoal to elevate the flavours of grilled meat. Stoked takes great pride in their meats preparation by offering chilled prime cuts of steaks, just to name a few, Grain-Fed Black Angus Tenderloin, Limestone Ridge Wagyu Rump and few more. Diners can also choose their own complements for the meat, from vegetables to roots vegetables. A cuppa coffee/tea should be considered to end your meal with if you are not a wine-lover.
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The Steakhouse KL, Changkat Bukit Bintang

Top 5 Steakhouses_The Steakhouse

Established within the vicinity of Bukit Bintang Kuala Lumpur, The Steakhouse KL, is known for its charcoal grilled steaks, a style popularised by the Argentinians. Ranking one of the Top 10 restaurants in KL on TripAvisor, The Steakhouse has built its reputation amongst the tourists from around the world for its juicy, tender and succulent steaks. Choose from chilled aged black angus to grain fed selections and cuts, and your steaks will be served perfectly for your enjoyment. Their variations of Surf n Turf are not to be missed as they are of the best companion to each other in a dish. When you are in The Steakhouse, always remember to end your meal with their classical yet ever-demanding housemade dessert namely Werner’s Special.
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Chambers Grill, Hilton Kuala Lumpur

Top 5 Steakhouses_Chambers

Chambers Grill, Hilton Kuala Lumpur is renowned with their innovative grilling method over lava stone, charcoal or on ‘robatayaki’ style to make perfect meats. Rest assure that Chambers Grill’s premium Black Angus beef, Grain/Grass-fed, is raised free from antibiotics, hormones and growth stimulants and it is healthy to be consumed even for a toddler. Wagyu beef that is served in Chambers is also one of the premium selections amongst the meats. It is sourced from one of Australia’s most awarded Wagyu producers ‘Sher’ owned by Sher family producing Full Blood and F1 Crosses since 1991. The combination of the innovation of grilling method with the premium meats here will definitely prepare you for countless carnivorous feasts! So, do indulge your taste buds into this now!
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Las Vacas 
(Las Vacas Yap Kwan Seng, Las Vacas Sunway Putra Mall, Stacks by Las Vacas)

Top 5 Steakhouses_Las Vacas

Las Vacas is one of the largest steaks place in town with a butcher shop adjoining to the restaurant itself. Their main concept is very clear to the fact that the meat is their main event, encompassing everything from beef croquettes to beef bruschetta. Every single dish here is too flavourful to resist. The meats served here are halal and you are always welcomed to pair it with a glass of great wine. Las Vacas was shortlisted Best for Meat in the Time Out KL Food Awards 2012 and 2013, 100% voted for by the people of KL.
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A bath and a tenderloin steak. Those are the high points of a man's life.
– Curt Siodmak

Authentic Dim Sum

Food Trend 2017 2.0 (Part 2) : Delectable Dim Sum from Group Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

Introducing some Authenthic Chinese group restaurants that serve dim sum to satisfy your cravings. Scroll down to read more about where to savour the richness of the authenthic dim sum in Kuala Lumpur. 

Grand Imperial Group

Authentic Dim Sum_Grand Imperial

Grand Imperial Group is established since 2008, and it is now Malaysia’s leading company in the food and beverage industry. They showcase a fleet of outstanding restaurants that offer various culinary experiences, from authentic Chinese delicacies to Dim Sum, BBQ, Seafood Steamboat, Hong Kong noodles and tangy fresh seafood. As a fast-growing group restaurant, Grand Imperial does not neglect but represents Chinese culinary art prepared in grandeur and extravagance befitting a royal palette. Ensure to try the distinguish taste of their own version of dim sum variants when you are there!
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Grand Imperial Restaurant BSC >
Grand Imperial Restaurant Hartamas >
Grand Imperial Restaurant Sunway >
Grand Imperial Restaurant USJ19 >
Grand Imperial Restaurant 1 Utama >
Grand Imperial Restaurant Casa Klang >
Grand Imperial Restaurant Sunway Velocity >

Unique Seafood Group of Restaurants

Authenthic Dim Sum_Unique Seafood

Unique Seafood Group of Restaurant is specialising in live seafood selections and localised Cantonese cuisine with Dim Sum specialties. The menu is predominately pork-free localised Cantonese cuisine serving a wide live seafood selections, chicken, lamb and beef dishes. There are fresh vegetables and meat selections that complement their signature items, LIVE SEAFOOD. Guests are able to select their own live seafood items from the displayed aquarium at the entrance and thereafter, they will be prepared to their liking by the Master Chefs. Dim sum is a must-try item when you are in any of their outlets.
Reserve table now at your preferred outlet :
Unique Seafood PJ23 >
Unique Seafood Ipoh >
Unique Seafood Subang >
Unique Seafood Damansara Restaurant & Banquet >
Pantai Seafood Restaurant >
The Elite Seafood Restaurant >

Din Tai Fung

Authentic Dim Sum_Din Tai Fung

Din Tai Fung was reborn as a steamed dumpling and noodle restaurant since 1972 and was soon winning rave reviews from all over the world. While continuing to maintain its high popularity in Taiwan, Din Tai Fung is now giving people throughout the world the opportunity to experience a classic ‘taste of Taiwan’. The popularity of the dim sum served here is not only with ordinary consumers but businesses and international celebrities. A visit to the restaurant is a must at least once in your lifetime. 
Reserve table now at your preferred outlet :
Din Tai Fung Empire Shopping Gallery >
Din Tai Fung Empire eCurve >
Din Tai Fung Empire 1 Utama >

 

Dim sum, literally means 'touch the heart', was originally not a main meal, only a snack.

 

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Sashimi Moriawase

Top 10 Favourites at Genji Japanese Restaurant, Hilton Petaling Jaya

5* hotel authentic Japanese cuisine at its best!

*Bonus: scroll down to see how to get 25% off!

Serving aficionados of Japanese cuisine since 1988, Genji Japanese Restaurant at Hilton Petaling Jaya has carved a reputation for its consistent quality of food with a myriad of country-style Japanese cuisine of seasonal delicacies, ideal for social dining with family and friends, and work-dining with business associates.

After its recent renovation, the restaurant boasts a spacious and comfortable dining area, complemented by an interesting collection of Japanese objects d’art. The layout of the dining room at Genji focuses on providing extra privacy for diners through the creation of separate sections. Sections in the restaurant include the sushi bar, main restaurant, two spacious teppanyaki counters and five private dining rooms and one ‘tatami’ style dining room.

Genji Japanese Restaurant
Genji Japanese Restaurant is modeled after a modern Japanese country restaurant and can accommodate 148 diners.


Genji Japanese Restaurant is led by Head Chef, Chef Richard Teoh who was trained by the masters of Japanese food in Tokyo and Osaka. Armed with 27 years of experience in Genji, he is committed to bringing the most creative Japanese dining experience to diners. Chef Richard focuses his talents on “traditional modern” cuisine, capturing distinct Japanese ingredients crafted with the best of modern Japanese techniques. Chef Richard and his team have won the prestigious Malaysian Tatler Best Restaurant award for five consecutive years from 2010 – 2014.

When in Genji, do as the regulars do, aim for the TOP 10 Favourites of the regulars which are also the top pick of Chef Richard Teoh. Start with the refreshing and delicious California Salad (RM 41). This salad in the deconstructed version of the famed California Roll – Garden greens with salmon, tuna, avocado, thinly sliced, deep fried crab sticks as garnish and flying fish roe finished with a tangy-spicy wasabi mayo dressing.

Genji Japanese Restaurant_California Salad
California Salad (RM 41)
  

To warm you up, try the Buri Miso (RM 33). Yellow tail fish head in Miso soup is not only delicious but also an healthy option as Miso Helps maintain nutritional balance – full of nutrients, beneficial bacteria, protein, vitamin B12, vitamin B2, vitamin E, vitamin K, and essential  dietary fiber.

Diners can enjoy great choices of air-flown freshly-prepared Sushi and Sashimi items by ordering the Sashimi Moriawase HaneAssortment of Raw Sliced Fish fillets (RM 233). Regulars prefer the salmon, tuna, kampachi and Seabream platter for its various taste and texture.

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Sashimi Moriawase
Sashimi Moriwase Hane (RM 233)

Do not miss out on the Jumbo Ebi Ura Maki (RM 76), a reversed hand roll with tiger prawn tempura, caviar, salad and cucumber. Succulent jumbo tiger prawn deep fried to perfection with airy tempura batter that makes it crispy on the outside and soft and juicy in the inside. A must try indeed!

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Jumbo Ebi Ura Maki
Jumbo Ebi Ura Maki (RM 76)

One of the most sort-after dish in Genji’s ala-carte menu is the Kaki Chili Mayo (RM17 per piece). Enjoy the baked fresh oyster with spicy mayo with a localized kick as Chef Richard’s special ingredient in the mayo sauce is the green cili padi (local bird’s eye chili). For those who are not a big fan of oysters, try the Ebi Chili Mayo (RM 70), baked jumbo tiger prawn with spicy mayo sauce.

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Chili Kaki Mayo
Kaki Chili Mayo (RM17 per piece)

As for a hearty main dish, enjoy the Trio Combo (RM 140). A Combination of rolled salmon, tuna & sea bass sashimi avocado, grilled cod with salt on potato salad &baked tiger prawn with spicy mayo on garlic fried rice. Diners at Genji also prefer the Gindara (RM 82) as their main course. Gindara is a grilled black cod dish served with salt or teriyaki sauce that is both light and healthy as lunch or dinner option.

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Gindara
Gindara (RM 82)

Teppanyaki dishes featuring ingredients like seafood, meat and vegetables which are eaten with accompanying sauce is a popular Japanese cuisine. One of the best selling Teppanyaki dish is the Tenderloin Teppanyaki (RM84). Cooked with creamy garlic- butter sauce, the dish is renowned for its juicy, smoky taste as well as its premium tenderloin cut that is a winner among beef-lovers.

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Tenderloin Beef
Tenderloin Teppanyaki (RM84)

Complete your dining experience with a sweet note. Hot or cold, Genji’s desserts can turn any dinner date into a memorable event. Combining the hot & cold in one plate is a show stopper in Genji. Chef Richard’s creation, the Banana Spring Roll (RM33) is a perfect marriage between crispy-crunchy exterior and soft & velvety centre filled with banana and red bean paste. The banana spring roll is served with a soft, creamy and rich green tea ice-cream.

Genji Japanese Restaurant_Genji Combo
Banana Spring Roll (RM33)

Genji Japanese Restaurant is open daily from 12.00noon – 2.30pm for lunch, and 6.30pm – 10.30pm for dinner. Enjoy a scrumptious Weekend Japanese Buffet on Saturday, priced at RM 139 nett per adult from 8:00pm – 10.30pm. Come and dine between 6:00pm – 7:45pm to enjoy the early bird special price at RM127 nett per adult. Buffet lunch is also available on Sundays from 11.30am – 2.30pm at RM 139 nett per adult. Children of 5-11 years old eat at half price.

Currently Genji Japanese Restaurant is running a promotion, diners will get a 25% off on total bill with a minimum order of a Signature Dish. Diners are required to make a reservation via TABLEAPP to enjoy this promotion. This promotion is valid until 13th August 2017. To make a reservation, please click here

 

 

 

Authentic Dim Sum_Way Modern Chinois

Food Trend 2017 2.0 : Top 10 Delectable Dim Sum Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

There are just too many Dim Sum Restaurants in Malaysia, however, we managed to identify some to satisfy your Chinese cuisine cravings. Scroll down for the listing…
 

Lai Ching Yuen at Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur

Authentic Dim Sum_Lai Ching Yuen

Authentically known Cantonese cuisine, Lai Ching Yuen in Grand Millennium KL is recognised for its elegantly appointed chefs who present a carefully crafted menu. The authentic Cantonese cuisine is prepared only with the finest ingredients to create a delicate and extensive menu. One satisfying indulgence is to savour their lip-smacking dim sum. These small bites will definitely put a satisfying smile on your face!
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Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant at Hilton Petaling Jaya

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Indulge in a scrumptious authentic Cantonese delicacies prepared with fresh and seasonal ingredients by Toh Yuen’s passionate Master Chefs. This restaurant also features a variety of steamed, pan-fried, deep-fried and baked dim sum, rice rolls, congee and desserts to savour on top of their main courses. Their delicious house specialties from Peking Duck to fresh seafood dishes are something to die for! Want something different? You can try their hand-pulled homemade noodles which are naturally coloured and flavoured with spinach and carrots!
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Chynna at Hilton Kuala Lumpur

Authentic Dim Sum_Chynna Hilton KL

Stepping into an ancient regal Chinese dining environment and atmosphere in Chynna is an anticipation of what’s to come. Set in Tang style grandeur featuring a traditional Chinese herbal apothecary and an open dim sum kitchen, Chynna delights its guests by serving delicate and subtle modern Cantonese cuisine with a focus of healthy eating. Their weekends’ all-you-can-eat dim sum also features a premium dim-sum menu with dishes such as abalone dumpling. This place is not to be missed!
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Zuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant at One World Hotel

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Zuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant welcomes you with an aura of Oriental exuberance. The heavenly bite-sized and endless serving of freshly-made steamed or deep-fried dim sum delicacies are served daily for lunch. Indulging into chef recommendations are the must-haves in Zuan Yuan. To add to the truly authentic experience is an extensive list of Chinese Teas to complement your dining experience. Trust us, you will definitely be asking for more!
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Royal Canton at DC Mall

Authentic Dim Sum_Royal Canton

Going to Royal Canton is merely having a dim sum trip to Hong Kong. You can never go wrong with Hong Kong dim sum served in this non-Halal Cantonese cuisine restaurant. Its popular dish, Peking duck, is everything a good Peking duck should have with its superb and crispy skin. Crispy siew yok (Roasted Crispy Pork Belly) is a must order dish when you dine-in as you could hear the amazing crispy crackling cracks as you sink your teeth in. There are many more scrumptious signature dishes to order from, always ask for recommendations.
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Way Modern Chinois at Damansara Heights

Authentic Dim Sum_Way Modern Chinois

Way Modern Chinois is a classy, sensual avant-garde modern cuisine restaurant specialising in contemporary Chinese-Asian cuisine. The essence of Way is modern fine dining Chinese cuisine where a simple dim sum dish is served with a subtle twist and sophistication. This place is well-known for its signature ‘Skinless’ Shanghai Soup Dumpling, you would not leave the place without savouring this house specialty. Not forgetting their housemade wok fried cheong fun with original spice paste, tasty!
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Oriental Chinese Cuisine at Pullman Hotel KL Bangsar

Authentic Dim Sum_Oriental Chinese Cuisine Pullman

The concept is a pure modern reinterpretation of the traditional Chinese teahouse featuring an exceptional range of Chinese teas. Unique dishes are carefully prepared by the master chef who oversees the whole kitchen and ensures every little detail of the customisation. The restaurant specialises in modern authentic dim sum and wok-friendly dishes, also not forgetting its hand-made Musang King Durian pancake. Do check out their menu for a wide-selections of mouth-watering dim sums.
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Ming Palace Chinese Restaurant at Corus Hotel KL Ampang

Authentic Dim Sum_Ming Palace Corus

Ming Palace Chinese Restaurant is awarded the Best Chinese Restaurant in 2013 by Malaysia Tatler and has proven its track record in the past for their refined culinary skills of the chefs. The restaurant not only offers Cantonese cuisine but the finest authentic Szechuan dishes. For dim sum lovers, sit back and be delighted by a variety of delectable bite-sized and ultra-light Chinese-like raviolis (dim sum). They are prepared and cooked fresh to be ordered daily.
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Han Pi Yuen Restaurant at The Royale Bintang Resort & Spa Seremban

Authentic Dim Sum_Han Pi Yuen Seremban

Known as one of the best Chinese restaurants in Seremban with some exquisite culinary delights from various regions in China namely Szechuan, Cantonese, Fujien, Shanghainese and Beijing. You will be amazed by how the dishes are presented with pure simple flavours and their authenticity. Buffet dim sum with their reasonable price for adults and children, not forgetting special price for senior citizens, is something that you cannot missed!
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Imperial Court Restaurant, Georgetown

Authentic Dim Sum_Imperial Court Restaurant Georgetown

Feast like a king at the majestic Imperial Court Restaurant which the cuisine is a combination of traditional and contemporary dishes with palatial comfort. The chefs are specially flew in all the way from Hong Kong to curate the authentic dim sum, seafood and Cantonese dishes. Their specialties in the authenticity will definitely satisfy your cravings for Chinese cuisines. Check out their chef’s recommendations as you dine-in.
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