Monthly Archives: July 2009

De Tymz Café offers pleasant dining experience
By Farah Ahmadnawi

De Tymz Café was first opened in December and has since attracted many customers, particularly the youngsters. The café continues to expand its dishes offering customers a delightful choice of scrumptious food and drinks.

With its funky interior design, cosy environment and friendly staff, it’s a relaxing place that guarantees a pleasant dining experience.

The menu offers a wide variety of tasty dishes such as the kuey teow seafood, buttermilk chicken, Monte Carlo special (the chef’s own creation) and plenty more.

De Tymz Cafe’s new promotion consists of a new dish dubbed the ‘Hot Dog Monte Carlo’ with a serving of fries and salad. For $2.50, it comes with a soft drink of customer’s choice.

The café operates from 11am until 11pm on weekdays and from 11am to 12pm on weekends. For reservation or inquiries, call 2232883.

RMS Seafood Portview Restaurant’s Buffet Offer

Bandar Seri Begawan – The Rms Seafood Portview Restaurant is currently holding a buffet promotion that offers a wide variety of seafood choices either fried or steamed. For seafood connoisseurs, this is an opportunity you would not want to miss.

The seafood selection available, to name a few, consists of fried noodles, fish balls, prawns, fish cakes, mixed vegetables, crabmeat and many more.

Customers are allowed to select their own ingredients and the chef will readily fry it for them according to individual taste. Steamboat pans are also be available with two choices tom yam or chicken soup.

The restaurant is located near Yayasan SHHB Complex in the capital, strategically situated to give a beautiful view of Kg Ayer and providing customers with a cozy ambience.

The bullet’s price for adults is $19.90 and $9.95 for children. The promotional offer started yesterday and will be offered from 6pm to I1 pm daily, valid until the month of Ramadhan for Reservation or enquiries call 2231466.

By Farah Ahmadnawi

Manjaro’s Eurasian Buffet.

Happening every Saturday. Normally the first weekend of the month will be $24.90 (adult) & $15.90 (6-12 years old). The second weekend will be $19.90 (adult) & $10.90 (6-12 years old) but with a different set of menu. Children under 6 eat for free. Give them a call at 2236493 for more info.

Words & more photos here & here.


Cheezbox Café in Gadong has introduced a wide variety of mouth-watering cakes and pastries to the menu that will simply satisfy your taste buds.

The newly introduced desserts consist of cheesecakes made from different kinds of unique flavour namely Lavender, Double Decker, banana mocha, green tea and chocolate and lychee that are just simply rich in soft and creamy texture.

Other exquisite desserts on the menu offer scrumptious cakes that can be served as a perfect end to your meal such as the moist chocolate banana cake and the extremely luscious durian crepes cake.

The highly recommended pastries on the menu which are the all-time favourite for customers such as the salmon and broccoli quiches, chicken pie, tom yam pie, steak and mushroom pie and black pepper lamb pie.

Mini-desserts such as the Japanese soft cookie and Lavender cookies are also available for order.

The pastry maker and creator of the delightful desserts, Beeli Lu, said, “My passion is in baking. I’ve been baking cakes and pastries since I was young, which I usually learn the recipes from books or the Internet. And from there, I began to create my own recipes and design my own desserts. I like the flavour to be simple but unique. My priority is in the quality of my products. I want to introduce new and unique flavors to the market. Thus, all the cakes and pastries in the menu are created by myself. I only use fresh, quality ingredients. To me, it’s all about wholesome simplicity.”

The price for the cakes and pastries range from $4.50-$4.90. Apart from the new menu, customers can also indulge in the ever-popular Ultimate Chocolate cake, known for its richness in chocolate flavour that will melt in your mouth for every bite. For further information or inquiries, you may drop by Cheezbox Café located at The Mall, Gadong or contact 2425506.

At Funbread Cafe. The new menu is simply amazing. Read what Maurina has to say anout it.

Fun Bread alluring new menu

By Farah Ahmadnawi

The newly refurbished Fun Bread Café in Gadong has undergone through a major facelift. Local bloggers and media have been invited recently for a food-tasting session at the cafe.

A number of dishes have been introduced to the menu which offers a wide range of enticing dishes ranging from oriental and local food such as seafood clam chowder, pandan chicken, soft shell crab, duck roll, soya glazed chicken with tofu and plenty more.

For those who are western-dish enthusiasts, they can indulge in the spicy Italian pasta, black pepper steak with fries, baked beef pasta, caesar salad with breaded chicken and more on the menu.

Relish in their refreshing drink and sinful desserts, which is usually the customers’ delight are the chocolate fantasy, variety of brownies served with ice-cream, strudels and plenty more. The winning dish of the night was the white chocolate macadamia cake which is a must-try dessert for its rich and moist texture that is simply divine.

The most popular dish and said to be highly recommended is the Kampong Fried Rice which includes spicy sambal, and grilled chicken topped with fried egg that will simply satisfy your gastronomic experience.

The manager of Fun Bread, Candy Choo said “ Our new look is to provide our customer a better place and of course even more better menu to keep them satisfied and happy. Most of our newly introduced dishes are half-oriental and half-western which are to meet our customers demands.”