Ola Korean BBQ Garden was recommended to me when I asked my Korean friend which is her favorite Korean restaurant in Solaris Mont Kiara. It is a consensus among her and her Korean friends at least , that Ola is one of the best in the area. Continue reading
With name like “Little Korea” it’s pretty easy to conjure up images of classic Korean dishes like samgyetang and barbecue. Barbecue may be more or less similar in Korean restaurants, but depending on the way it’s cut, the taste and texture is highly variable and I did find one type of barbecue pork “dae pae samgeopsal” that has just become my favorite barbecue dish.
Every time we drive past Sae Ma Eul Korean BBQ restaurant in Solaris Mont Kiara, it’s always brimming with people, to the extent that patrons are spilled over to the Korean cafe next door. During peak hours, the place is packed and the BBQ fires generate enough smoke to escape this semi-open outlet to create a light layer of smoky veil. Continue reading
Eating Korean barbecue may not be the same again at Palsaik KoreanBBQ Restaurant in Solaris Mont Kiara. “Palsaik” means “8 colors” in Korean and it focuses on color therapy whereby the nutritional values of food can be decoded by its color. And indeed 8 flavors of pork belly are available, with 8 kinds of marinades representing 8 different colors. Palsaik’s menu is really simple with three sets to choose from: Continue reading
Jeju Badang is a new Korean Restaurant in Solaris Mont Kiara that offers something different than the usual Korean BBQ. With the chef being from Jeju, local Jeju food is one of Jeju Badang’s main focus on top of seafood and sashimi.
I’ve passed LewisGene Espresso Cafe a few times in Solaris Mont Kiara and somehow always thought it’s a franchise cafe because of it’s name – but it’s not ! The moment we stepped in, we immediately loosened up in this cafe with personality. Continue reading
The Departure Lounge Cafe may excite travelholics when coffee comes with wide range of travel books from Lonely Planet to Insight Guides; the collection is actually better than your neighborhood bookstore! Continue reading
Bon Ga Korean Restaurant offers a decent range of Korean classics including BBQ, noodles, soups and a bit of seafood as well. The barbecue here is done on electric grill that’s super convenient and saves you the jolt as the waiter no longer needs to bring a hot pot of scorching coal or take the pot away at the end of the meal. Continue reading
Twins Korean Restaurant is a a home-style restaurant, being run by what looks like family members. It is one of the most affordable Korean restaurant in Solaris Mont Kiara and with authentic taste too, just like eating my Korean friend’s mum’s cooking. Continue reading
Ministry of Coffee in Solaris Mont Kiara is located rather discreetly at the rear of the Soho Complex. There is some “rawness” about the outlet with bare cement and bare bricks, while the slab of stainless steel tabletop adds a sense of professionalism. Continue reading