Category Archives: Johor Bahru

Oleg by gCafe in Johor Bahru City Square, JB

We had plans to visit the café when it first opens in May but was held up by work commitments. The plan was delayed further following the June holidays and Hari Raya and its a relief that we managed to end up here over the weekend! Situated at Johor Bahru City Square, Oleg by gCafe which is opened by the

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Dakgalbi at Paik’s Pan in Johor Bahru City Square, JB

 After bypassing this restaurant umpteen times, never once did I tried it. Because each visit to JB, we would be stuffing ourselves silly with all the food. Especially this time, we set aside stomach space for it, or should I say our stomachs’ a bottomless pit? (We had 2 rounds of breakfast, Sushi Zanmai at JBCC for lunch, Secret Recipe

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Flowers in the Window – A secret garden cafe in Johor Bahru, JB

The facelifted Roost was renamed Flowers in the Window boosting an indoor garden with floral decorations (flowers and plants), that made it stood out along the now café-infested Jalan Trus. It was an unique and whimsical experience in the garden setting of the café with high ceilings (2-storey) and an open kitchen.     Menu are well divided – brunch,

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Friends & Fig – Cafe with homely food at Johor Bahru JB

Friends & Fig is a relatively new café that opened in late November 2015 and serves homely food in a café setting, good for meal with friends and family. Their cold pressed juices are designed by a natural juice therapist and there are more than 5 to choose from. We enjoyed the Malibu Passion (RM15) that tasted citrusy and refreshing – predominantly passionfruit

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Ehhe Art Cafe in Johor Bahru JB

[Updated 08 March 2016] Situated along the cultural part of Tan Hiok Nee street is Ehhe (pronounced as eh-hei) which was previously ownded by JWC (Just Want Coffee). The entire place undergo a revamp, from hipster café food to traditional food such as kopi, teh, chicken chop and Yakun- lookalike toast. Did I forget to say that their coffee was one of

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Salted Egg (molten lava) croissant at Seven Oaks Bakery Cafe, Johor Bahru JB

  Following the hype of Salted Egg Croissant in Hong Kong (Urban Bakery Works) and Kuala Lumpur (Le Bread Days), Seven Oaks Bakery Café introduced their version of Salted Egg Liu Sha Croissant in their latest outlet in Jalan Serampang, Johor. There is just this magical effect of salted egg yolk that makes one irresistible and falling head over heels for!

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Miyakori Coffee opens second cafe in Johor Bahru City Square, JB

Miyakori Coffee in Bukit Indah was in our bucket list for cafes-to-go in JB due to its cute theme that made it stood out among the rest. We were pleasantly surprised to chance upon them yesterday in our routine monthly hop to JB. Located beside the arcade at level 5, the café serves as a convenient point for all to

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2016 Ultimate Guide to Cafe-hopping in Johor Bahru, JB

Since December holidays are just around the corner, I thought I shall come up with this café-hopping guide to JB and share some of the cafes in the JB landscape (old/new cafes) that you may or may not have came across. I often tell my friends that it is faster for me to go JB than to go town (assuming a smooth

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Wawa Chicken VS 22 Korea Fried Chicken Factory 韩国炸鸡工厂, Korean Fried Chicken craze hits Johor Bahru JB

Korean Fried Chicken Craze hits JB with the opening of two Korean Fried Chicken joints, giving us (Singaporeans) more reasons to cross the causeway to JB for a day trip over the weekends. Wawa Chicken Wawa Chicken is located within the JB City Square Shopping Centre trendy and hipster Inner City. It is more like a hole in the wall café

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Koone – Via Tokyo Lookalike Softserve at Johor Bahru JB

Koone, which can means ‘Cone’ or “kun” (aka sleep in Hokkien, which I always feel after a heavy meal), had opened their doors at JB last week! Situated 2 doors away from The Replacement and right beside TIP – The Icecream Project, it’s not easy to miss it. Painted in bright neon pink colour with a huge swinging door at

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