Category Archives: Kuala Lumpur

Merchant’s Lane @ Petaling Street, KL

Talk about hidden cafes, Merchant’s Lane at the very end of Petaling Street might not be easy to find as there’s hardly any signage except for a little mirror that’s placed above the pastel-blue door.  Look out for Advanced Tertiary College (ATC) that’s right next to it for a better landmark.  Once you’ve found it, it’ll be love at first sight.   Continue reading

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Loa Yau Kee Porridge @ Chinatown, KL

The humble food cart of  Loa Yau Kee Porridge (老友记) is parked in front of Soong Kee Beef Noodles.  Despite being much smaller, Loa Yau Kee is not overshadowed and it’s just as popular.  The uncle that manes the stall dishes out a fulfilling bowl of porridge as fast as he could with agility.  I don’t know how old this stall has been around, but perhaps started out some 60 years ago in the same era as Soong Kee Beef Noodles.  Continue reading

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