Marmalade, Bangsar Village 2

Marmalade has revamped their entire space from the tired yellow and white interior to a fresh tropical vibe. This is a space where you can catch up with your friends over brunch and also a good place to bring your kids to have a relaxed midweek lunch. There were five of us dining at Marmalade that afternoon and we had plenty to eat. We started off with a couple of starters. The first was a roasted pumpkin soup - part of their soup of the day menu. I personally enjoyed the roa

Plan B's Kitchen Takeover

I think every restaurant/cafe should take a leaf out of Benjamin Yong's book and follow suit in changing up their menus from time to time to keep things fresh. Plan b's kitchen takeover is just the thing to keep The Big Group's regulars coming back for more. In the first of its kind, TBG is introducing a menu that will last the whole of March til mid April to challenge its patrons' palates. This was the tasting menu we were treated to during the media review night. Dishes are

Review: Acme South, Bangsar Village

Matt loves American food and he knows all about Southern cuisine. So when one of my colleagues told me about this place, I knew I had to take him here to test its authenticity. The interior of Acme South. The smoking area. Acme South's rustic looking signboard. Iced Latte (RM15). They even give you a cute little jug of sugar syrup. Matt's fried chicken mac and cheese (RM33), which he felt was "too much mac, not enough cheese". Truffles mushroom wontons (RM19). The wontons w

Review: Basil Thai Nudle Bar, Bangsar Village

Thai food is best enjoyed in big groups, which is why it's a good thing we tried Basil with the social media entertainment group of Malaysia for our annual Lousang Twtup. We may have overdone the lousang! ...and also the main courses! It was truly a night of indulgence till the end. The food at Basil was really authentic, maybe a little too authentic, as a few of our dining partners found the stir fried basil chicken a little too spicy. But for those who love a little extra z