I recently was at the Sime Darby Convention Centre for the Ramadan buffet review, themed "A Taste of Malaysia" and I was truly bowled over with the offerings that were being showcased there...
I know Ramadan is still months away, but it is always good to prepare early...and SDCC's Executive Chef Azmi Md Sidek and his team definitely created an amazing Ramadan buffet menu filled with mouthwatering Malaysian favourites that you would expect or crave for during the season...
|Assam Laksa with Condiments|
You definitely will be impressed by the twenty live action cooking stalls where dishes are being cooked ala minute or prepared fresh... and there are so many amazing dishes, you would be at a loss as to where to start... You can definitely look forward to favourites such as Lok-lok Steamboat, Sup Berempah, Sizzling Hot Plate Penang Fried Koay Teow, an assortment of Satay, Masakan Kawah, Putu Mayam, Lemang, Shawarma. an assortment of Cucur (for those who love fried food-like my hubby), Tandoori Chicken and Naan....
|Roasted Whole Lamb|
|Ikan Bakar (with 7 types of fish: Ikan Talapia, Pari Tuka, Cencaru, Lampam, Tenggiri, Selar and Dory. Otak - Otak with Air Assam, Cili Kicap and Sambal Bawang|
|Chicken Rice stall also serving Roasted Crispy Peking Duck|
Buffet connoisseurs would be making a beeline for the Roasted Crispy Peking Duck, Roasted Whole Lamb as well as the Ikan Bakar stall serving seven types of fishes
|Oxtail (Ekor Lembu) Asam Pedas Keladi & Bendi|
|Kari Kepala Ikan Merah Mangga Muda|
|Ketupat Palas, Lemang Sarawak, Nasi Impit and Lemang|
|Fresh piping hot Cucur/ Keropok Lekor fried in front of you...|
|Udang Goreng Kuah Percik|
|Sotong Goreng Berempah|
|Tandoori Chicken with Pita and Garlic Naan Bread|
|Aneka Sup Berempah (Ayam, Daging, Perut , Kambing, Tulang Rawan)|
If you are a food enthusiast like most of us are, you would really be thrilled with the amazing selection here that will satisfy all the colourful tastebuds of fellow Malaysians as there is also a plethora of International dishes that you will fall in love with all over again, such as Grilled Mini Sirloin Steak, Assorted Sushi and Sashimi and even Italiano Pizza!!!!
|Siput Masak Lemak Batang Keladi|
Spotted at the food review.. a couple of blogger friends, Ruby and Misz Ella who were indulging in some satay......
|Lok lok steamboat....|
|Baked Half Shelled Mussel with Thermidor Sauce|
|Buttered Garden Vegetables|
|Ikan Patin Gulai Tempoyak|
Feeling thirsty after tasting the many flavours of food?? You are also spoilt of choice at the drinks counters as there are so many drinks to choose from... You can go for the truly Malaysian drinks like Teh Tarik or Nescafe Tarik,.....
...Cincau, Soya Bean , Ice Lemon Tea, Barley Lime, Sugar Cane or Bandung... For coffee lovers, you will enjoy the Cappucino, Latte or Chocolate slushies, for those wanting more vitamins, they might enjoy interesting Special Fruit Smoothies among other things...
....and well, for the Muslims, remember to baca selawat and feel free to indulge in a glass or two of the holiest of water, Air Zam Zam....
For the sweet toothed, do not worry, there is an amazing desserts selection that will not disappoint and that will give your meal a sweet ending....., both local and international....
Local delights that can be found includes Tapai Pulut, Dodol, Pulut Panggang, Wajik, Coconut Jelly, and if you are lucky even Durian Crepe
...and you can also find Durian Cheesecake, Apple Crumble, Bread & Butter Pudding....just to name a few...
The Buka Puasa buffet is priced at RM138.00++ and will start daily from 6.30pm to 10.30pm beginning 8th June 2016 until 5th July 2016. Children (aged 6 to 12 years) and senior citizens (aged 60 and above) and enjoy a 50% discount. Children below 6 years eat for free .
If you want great savings, be sure to snap up the early bird vouchers that are up for sale for just RM79nett in the month of March, and RM89nett throughout April and May 2016
There are special banqueting packages for Ramadan Buka Puasa, Hari Raya Open House and the Outside Catering services await early birds.
So book your vouchers or seats now to avoid disappointment.. and personally, I think the menu selection is great and so is the food quality...so you should so totally get your vouchers and reservations now...
Concurrently, China Treasures is also offering a Ramadan promotion, themed Dinner Indulgence. The all-you-can-eat promotion features 75 exquisite dim sum items and 60 delectable dishes, all cooked ala minute upon ordering.
Priced at RM88nett per person, the promotion is available from 3 June 2016 up till 7 June 2016
Diners will also be entertained by a group who calls themselves Lotjamm.. but believe me, they are really good....
For reservations, call/ email Halia at 03-2089 3799 / firstname.lastname@example.org
For more info, check out http://www.simedarbyhospitality.com/sdcc