I am back to Johor Bahru on a Sunday afternoon and my dad decided to bring me to Kulai for early dinner. He recommended this hidden gem roast duck place located along the main road. Apparently only the locals know about this food spot, and I did google about it. I am unable to find much information about this place too. The journey is approximately an hour car ride from Jb to Kulai.If you prefer a nearer choice, you can try Taika Hua Braised Duck too. Continue reading [JB EATS] Roast Duck @ Restoran Kok Kee 國記燒臘飯店 | Kulai
Recent new cafes opening in Johor Bahru are mostly in floral or garden themed concept including Bora Bora Botanist. Bora Bora Botanist Café is located at Senibong Cove, which is approximately 20minutes drive from JB immigration checkpoint. It is just a short drive away from Vanilla Bean Café and also the seafood restaurants like Restoran Todak and TKK Seafood Restaurant. Continue reading [JB EATS] Bora Bora Botanist- Garden-Themed Café At Senibong Cove
My last visit to “Restoran Todak” was almost 9 years ago! How time flies! The seafood restaurant is one of the well-known seafood restaurants by Singaporeans who frequent Johor Bahru (JB). There are other seafood restaurants next to it including TKK Seafood Restaurant and Tepi Pantai Restaurant. My family used to frequent TKK Seafood Restaurant but my dad told us that there is price adjustment. So, we decided to choose Todak this time round for our seafood feast. Continue reading [JB EATS] Re-Visit Restoran Todak (Orang Asli) At Telok Jawa | Johor Bahru
Do you know there was once ‘Lemon Tree’ song was famous? I still remember my singing choir during good old school days choose this song to compete and we won 1st prize.
The name of the restaurant comes after the hype of the song and the owner, Jeffrey decided to use it as the name of the restaurant. Lemon Tree is located along shophouses facing residential place called Taman Melodies. The restaurant is actually 7 minutes away from KSL City Mall. The location is not easily identified if you are not a local here but GPS and Google Maps are useful for those who are driving. Alternatively, you can always take a cab here from KSL which cost approximately RM6.00- RM10.00. Continue reading [JB EATS] LEMON TREE AT TAMAN MELODIES | JOHOR BAHRU
*Updated March 2018*- Check out their new concept – Spring Labs here.
Since we need to wait approximately 45 minutes for our Korean-style fried chicken to be ready, we decided to drive to Eco Spring Show Village for this newly pop up store called Lis Gelato. It is located just few foot steps away from Palladium Café (I blogged about it previously). You will not miss this gelato store as it shares the outdoor seating areas as well. Continue reading [JB EATS] LIS GELATO | ECO SPRING SHOW VILLAGE, JOHOR BAHRU (CLOSED)
[Updated on 11 January 2016]
Sangkaya 2nd Outlet in Johor Bahru is NOW opened at Jalan Dhoby. Those who are coming from Singapore are able to have a taste of this brand by FOOT.
In Singapore, we have quite a number of Bangkok-style coconut ice-cream opening this year. But if you are residing in Malaysia, Sangkaya is the one that the locals are raving about recently. The brand itself started off at Kuala Lumpur (KL) selling coconut ice-cream based desserts is founded by Malaysian. It started with a small stall selling coconut ice-cream at Jalan Alor Bukit Bintang and expand with 31 and counting physical stores across Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya. Continue reading [JB EATS] Bangkok-style Coconut Ice-Cream | Sangkaya Mount Austin,JB
Korea Fried Chicken craze is spreading fast and Johor Bahru (JB) is picking up too. 22 Dul Dul Korea Fried Chicken is the first Korean style fried chicken that opened in Mount Austin, Johor Bahru recently. It is barely a month old and many has flooded the place to try. We were there on last Sunday (8/11/2015) and queued for 45 minutes just to place our order. Continue reading [JB EATS] 22 Korea Fried Chicken Factory 韩国炸鸡工厂 | Mount Austin, JB