• Where To EatMalay

    Kedai Mak Ngah

    by Honey on Wed, July 01, 2009

    The best laksam in the world is on a languid road leading up to Northern Terengganu. It faces the South China Sea and lives in a modest open-aired shop. This shop is situated in the village of Rhu Sepuluh in Penarik. Apparently original…  More »

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    by Honey on Tue, June 16, 2009

    D'Cengkih opens early (yay!) which means you can have soto for breakfast. Most places that serve this dish usually only have it available for lunch or dinner. And the soto here is GOOD. Great soup and they serve it with bergedil (like…  More »

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    O’Mulia Satay

    by Adly on Fri, June 12, 2009

    O'Mulia Satay is located at a busy intersection between Jalan Tun Razak and Jalan Semarak. If you know where this place is, you'll know that this location is an almost suicidal location to be in. The elevated highway is nearly just…  More »

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    Nasi Dagang Chendering

    by Honey on Mon, May 25, 2009

    Going through my Terengganu pictures the other day, I came across some nasi dagang snapshots. Mmm... lovely white glutinous rice with a splash of light curry usually made with tongkol (a local tuna) and some acar. I always preferred…  More »

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    Satay Yunus

    by Vini Balan on Fri, May 08, 2009

    “Oh please… satay Malaysia? Cannot beat Indonesia,” My Indonesian friends wave their hands disdainfully. What is it about Indonesians and their satay? They are insanely proud of it. According to one of them, they grill their…  More »

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    Restoran A. Hassan

    by Honey on Fri, March 27, 2009

    “The sambal belacan here, boleh ternaik…” my friend licked her chops as we sat in A. Hassan. “I’m already salivating thinking about it”, she grins pleased with the fact she managed to drag me all the way to Taipan. What’s…  More »

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    Kedai Makan Fathi

    by Honey on Mon, March 02, 2009

    Now here's the thing, if you're not from Kelantan and spend most your life as a West Coaster, the chances of coming across Kelantanese food in your daily life is sporadic at best. That is unless you really seek it out. So when in Kelantan,…  More »

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    Fiescanto Cafe

    by Honey on Tue, February 17, 2009

    Well it goes to show that you learn a new thing everyday. I was looking down on a small brown cake-like object, drizzled in ghee with fried onions scattered on top. It reminded me of one of those thick old coins back during the Chinese…  More »

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    Wakchai Kafe Restoran

    by Honey on Fri, January 16, 2009

    A cute Johorean I know often sighs and muses about her hometown food. Oooh... nasi ayam goreng, oooh ais kacang with coklat. Mmm... soto, oooh mee rebus... so hungry... Sometimes I fear she might have a Harry met Sally moment, (for…  More »

  • Where To EatMalay

    Mak Jah Corner

    by The Foodster on Sun, November 09, 2008

    The breakfast of champions for us Malaysians would be...Hold on a minute, there's nasi lemak or roti canai, or toasted bread, or meehoon goreng. There is so much to choose from that it's a wonder that anyone can get to work on…  More »

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    Gerai Kak Mek Afidah

    by The Foodster on Sun, November 02, 2008

    Is it any wonder that the best seafood gulais (a watery gravy infused with spices and pungent ingredients sans coconut milk) are located down by the riverside. Afterall if you wanted to find fresh river fish, wouldn’t riverside restaurants…  More »

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    Restoran Hatinie

    by The Foodster on Thu, October 09, 2008

    Restoran Hatinie is always worth a visit even after Ramadhan is over. During that time it’s got a sinful range of dishes to choose from, including kawah dishes as well as the different perciks. But let’s start with the basics for…  More »