Kuala Lumpur

Discussion in 'Restaurants - Malaysia' started by DavidFL, Nov 6, 2014.

  1. DavidFL

    DavidFL Administrator Staff Member

    COLISEUM HOTEL - CAFE
    The grand old dame of KL
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    A historical icon in KL / Malaysia.
    Opened in 1921 & still going strong.
    Classic service & menu

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    I used to hang out here in my backpacking days 34 years ago.
    Not much has changed!

    The bar is still exactly the same
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    Cartoons by Lat framed on the wall
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    The award from the Malaysian Book of Records for the longest running Colonial Themed Restaurant in Malaysia.
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    Some info & history on the Coliseum

    From the daily Telegraph

    From the Coliseum Website
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    The Coliseum theatre is next door,

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    Some info from Wikiepedia

    Enjoy & check the place out if you're ever in KL.
     
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  3. DavidFL

    DavidFL Administrator Staff Member

    The Bukit Bintang pub strip

    First stop was Temptations

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    An el cheapo hotel in the centre of the strip probably worth giving a go

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    We - Joko & I - ended up settling on Never Mine for our nightly rendezvous

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    Good friendly Filipino - English speaking - staff

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    Live Band

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    All good fun & only a couple of hrs away on the plane with Air Asia from Chiang Mai....worth investigating for a change of pace guys.

    Want to know a bit more

    http://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Kuala_Lumpur/Golden_Triangle

    http://content.time.com/time/travel/cityguide/article/0,31489,1994946_1994941_1994886,00.html

    http://www.bukitbintang.com/v4/

    http://www.kuala-lumpur.ws/klareas/bukitbintang_nightlife.htm

    http://www.kl-hotels.com/hotels/bukit-bintang.htm
     

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