Terrine Times: Is Chez Gaston Kuala Lumpur’s most authentic French bistro?

TL;DR — Oui. But, we’re guessing that you came here for a bit more detail than that. In fact, you’re probably here for a lot more than just proverbial crumbs: You’ve come for the whole baguette. Chez Gaston opened late last year in a nook of Bangsar previously associated with a towering series of low-cost flats ...

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Iron Fairies: World-renowned bar’s latest venture opens here in Kuala Lumpur

Iron Fairies: World-renowned bar’s latest venture opens here in Kuala Lumpur

“Iron Fairies is opening in KL,” our friend told us excitedly earlier this year. “Iron que?,” we asked. “Iron Fairies — like you know, in Hong...

DR.Inc: A (mostly vegetarian) buffet in Bangsar making lunch great again

DR.Inc: A (mostly vegetarian) buffet in Bangsar making lunch great again

DR.Inc needs no introduction, although we may need a lesson or two on its pronunciation — Is it “drink”? Or the more medical moniker, Doctor Inc? The restaurant...

Barat: Great vegetarian food, good social deeds, and the occasional lecture

Barat: Great vegetarian food, good social deeds, and the occasional lecture

Barat is a stylish and modern Mediterranean-inspired vegetarian restaurant with a conscience — their food comes from as close to the source as possible, dealing directly with...


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Coconuts KL Hot Spots

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