battery acid club

Battery Acid Club

We went to Battery Acid Club. We had fried sweet potato fritters, miso espresso chicken, coffee and an affogato. We wrote about it. First of all though, it’s probably pertinent to mention that Battery Acid Club has evolved quite a bit since their debut late-2014. Their lofty initial goals remain largely unchanged (to foster a space for the exchange of …

J&D Espresso @ Pavilion Elite

Takeaway: J&D Espresso sits quietly at the top of Pavilion Elite and provides a decent post-shopping fuelling station with a generally alright menu – and one delightful pork burger. What’s so elite about Pavilion Elite? Sure, you have COS (probably the best spot for basics at a relatively affordable price point though it’s just that slightly bit more expensive than other …

Tsubohachi Izakaya @ Publika

  Does anyone find Publika confusing? Yeah, I’ve frequented the place enough during the early days of Barfly when the RM10 pints of Tiger had more beer than water. Yet I’m still unable to come to grips with the confusing layout of different blocks and oddly numbered floors. Why is UG in between G2 and G3? Why are the al fresco …

Littlepeople and Big Dreams @ Avantas Residences

Takeaway: Littlepeople serves handmade pasta and rice bowls in the serene setting of the corner lot at Avantas Residences along Old Klang Road. It’s worth a trip to. By the time you read this, Littlepeople will have changed substantially – even as we write these words, they’ve revamped their interiors and their menu. Which I suppose says something about the laggardly pace of …

Hanoi Food Guide : 5 Days of Foodgazing

This is, for all intents and purposes, a long-form article about my 5-ish days in Hanoi – although it could more accurately be described as a rambling travelogue told in chronological order that purports to be a Hanoi food guide. Do note that I tried less than half of the things I wanted to, and left with the knowledge that …

Penang Food Guide : A Foodgazer Compilation

Takeaway: This post includes a whole lot of recommended spots, ranging from must-visit to should-visit to pretty-good. As of 22 October 2017, our current must-visit list is as per below. Please use Ctrl+F to read more about each: Apom Guan (Apom balik) Budan’s Brew (matcha latte, croissant) China House (come here because it’s a fantastic looking place. And the cakes …

craft beer guide

Craft Beer Guide

Remember, kids, it’s not alcoholism if it’s for a craft beer guide Why is craft beer so expensive? What does craft beer even mean? Are we at the point of peak craft beer? Look, I don’t know the answers to those questions. Or more accurately, I kind of do have some insight into them but would rather write a separate post to …