We hope you’re hungry because the Chinatown Chowdown in collaboration with Tiffin is going to be a whole weekend filled with absolutely delicious food and drinks! Tiffin, the multi-layered platform for gastronomic experiences will be taking over all your favourite Chinatown F&B haunts to bring you the best flavours and for you to #REDISCOVERKL at the same time.
All participating outlets will have awesome promos on offer so make sure you’re there bright and early to get the freshest bites and sips of the weekend! Relax with a Durian Ice Blended at leaf & co. cafe and then head over to The Berlin KL for an underground party that’s gonna be . If you’re feeling peckish after all the dancing, swing by The Attic for a BBQ Party and just chill.
Look out for exclusive Urbanscapes-themed treats during the festival and make sure you drop by all the participating outlets :
Tucked away in Mingle Kuala Lumpur, leaf & co. cafe offers a whole menu of delicious Western and Asian delicacies. You’ll find interesting cups of coffee like rose and coconut lattes and the popular Americano served in old-school kopitiam cups.
Drop by the Chinatown Chowdown Tea Party at leaf & co. cafe (6 & 7 May, 3pm – 6pm) and recharge for the night with 1 ‘Gourmet Tea’ & 1 type of Cake at RM20. If you’re looking sample something off the Urbanscapes Menu, try the Jln Tun HS Lee Limonade (Pink Limonade) and the Limonade (Lemongrass Limonade)!
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The event will see PS150’s Angel Ng and guest bartender 28 Hong Kong Street’s Charmaine Thio go head to head as they whip up 5 drinks each to be crowned the winner.
PS150 will also be unveiling two new cocktails during the Urbanscapes weekend. One of them is The Red Fall which is a zesty vodka-based drink with spicy mango, pomegranate, and lemon bitters and the other is The Noble Mango, filled with rich rum, DOM Benedictine-based mango puree, egg yolk, and tiki bitters.
Hidden away in one of Chinatown’s hippest hotels, you’ll find yourself on an adventure from start to finish at The Attic Bar. Finish off your Chinatown Chowdown experience at The Attic Bar’s BBQ Party (7 May 2017, 6pm – 2am) for just RM10! It’s guaranteed to be a unique BBQ event with food prepared by the Travel Hub KL crew and The Attic Bar’s very own Massam Manis and Lychee Tuak available exclusively on the Urbanscapes Menu.
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Hidden right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur is The Berlin KL. A chilled out bar that borrows its concept from the raw and edgy streets of Berlin also boasts graffiti on their walls as a reference to the iconic Berlin Wall.
Nestled in a century’s old building next to Petaling Street, The Toast & Co. Café specialises in toast! Incredibly yummy toasts in fact. Pick from seven savouries and three sweet varieties from their list of other homestyle meals.
Just for Urbanscapes, you’ll get to sink your teeth into their Yasmin Ahmad Toast and Dato’ Nicol David Toast! If you have trouble deciding which to have, just order both
Opened and operated by the sisters at Hoppers, Colony KL serves up a combination of Burmese, Sri Lankan, and Indian dishes with a solid Malaysian twist. If you’re looking for something different, Colony KL is where you should be!
Just for the Urbanscapes Menu, they’ve whipped up the thirst quenching Carrot and Nutmeg Lassi! There will be an alcoholic (with Whisky) and a non-alcoholic variation. Give it a go only at Chinatown Chowdown
Cafe etc will also be hosting a Film Developing Workshop with Darkroom8 (6 & 7 May, 10am – 2pm). Guided by Yanheng Lee, you’ll learn how to develop black & white film followed by a scanning service! There’s a fee of RM80 which includes tools, equipment, and chemicals all provided by the conductor. All you need to do is bring your own negative films and at the end of the workshop you’ll go home with a soft and hard copy of your scanned films
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LOKL Coffee Co takes pride in being local and there’s no better place to do so than at their spot on Jalan Tun H.S. Lee. The bright and airy space at LOKL serves up piping hot coffee and delicious weekly menu, Malaysian style!
Don’t miss out on their Urbanscapes Burger exclusively for the weekend! Accompanied by a plate of chips, the brioche buns are filled with charred 48-hour smoked brisket doused in barbecue sauce. YUUUUUMMMMM!