Monday, September 19, 2011

We've Moved!

The Eat and Drink Blog has moved to a new home!

Our new blog address will be:

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Thursday, September 1, 2011

Zynchro @ The Mix

Welcome Zynchro!!
Our new and very talented 7-piece band is geared up to entertain you!

They start tonight! See you at The Mix!

Monday, August 29, 2011

Hot Deals @ Kites Restaurant!

Print your own voucher, fill in your details and present the voucher at the entrance. It's that easy!
From 5th till 18th September, go voucher crazy and enjoy a 3+1 offer for the Kites Buffet Dinner.
For every 3 full paying dinners, the 4th diner will enjoy his buffet for FREE!

Print your voucher today! Here it is:

The Kites Team recommends you make a reservation. See you soon!

Note: The Buffet Dinner is priced at RM 78++. This offer is not valid with other discounts / promotions. No beverages are included in this offer. This offer will be limited to a maximum number of 20 persons per group.

Sunday, August 28, 2011

September 2011 F&B Promos

Kites Restaurant
Kites open House
1st - 30th Sept 2011

Get great Group Discounts for your open house. It will feature our Kites Buffet spread with a select few items from our Ramadhan Feast.
Groups with 10 persons and above: Dinner : RM 60++ Lunch: RM 45++
Groups with 25 persons and above: Dinner: RM 55++ Lunch RM 40++

Fu-Rin Japanese Restaurant
Beef Dinner Set (Gyu Niku Daikon Oroshi Saikoro Ni)
1st - 30th Sept 2011
RM 82++ per person

Phoenix Chinese Restaurant
Autumn Festival Set
12th - 30th Sept 2011
Perfect for friends and family
Starting at RM 888++ per set

The Mix
Double Trouble
Get two bottles of at RM 650 ++ on selected brands
Two Times a Week  
Ladies Nite now on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Free flow of your favorite cocktails, All night long.

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Buffet Closure for Hari Raya 2011

Dear Guests, please note that in conjunction with the Hari Raya celebrations, our restaurant and buffet closures will be as follows:

Kites Restaurant
• Buffet Lunch and Dinner will be closed from 29th August, Tuesday till 4th September, Sunday.
• Buffet Breakfast will run as usual during this period.
• A la carte will run as usual.
• All operations will resume full swing on 5th September 2011, Monday.

Fu-Rin Japanese Restaurant
• Fu-Rin will be closed on 30th and 31st August 2011.
• Operation times for 3rd and 4th September 2011 will be as usual, however there will be no Saturday dinner buffet or Sunday lunch buffet (a la carte only).

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Balik Kampung Promo 2011

Enjoy the Kites Restaurant Ramadhan Buffet Spread at a special price of only RM 68++ these last two days of Ramadhan!
From 27 Aug til 28 Aug, we want you to fill your tummies with a feast before you head back to your hometown this Hari Raya.

Balik Kampung Promotion @ Kites
27th - 28th August 2011
RM 68++ (Adult)
RM 40++ (Child / Senior Citizen)
Normal Price: RM 88++ (Adult) RM 50++ (Child / Senior Citizen)
* There will be no further discount on this special promotional price

Have a safe trip home, and
Selamat Hari Raya!

Sunday, August 21, 2011

More Ramadhan Goodies @ Kites

 Our guests have been filling their tummies with Chef's specialties for almost 3 weeks now!

Last Friday, our Ghazal troop even conducted some games for our diners.

The men showed off their ketupat weaving skills

The ladies showed that they were professionals

And some cheated by tying their own samping!

All the fun is happening here at Kites Restaurant and if you haven't visited us, then you're really missing out!

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Countdown to Hari Raya - 2 Weeks To Go!

There's only two weeks to enjoy the Kites Restaurant Ramadhan Buffet spread!

With our newly attained Halal Certification, diners can be assured that they will berbuka puasa with peace of mind.

The Kites Ramadhan Buffet is priced at RM 88++ (Adult) and RM 50++ (Child / Senior Citizen)

Call 7802 5245 (9am - 5pm) or 7802 5200 for reservations. Alternatively, email us at

If you haven't already seen the pictures of our spread in our previous post, here are some more tummy teasers:

Soft Shell Crabs are everyone's favourite!

Freshly made Tapai Pulut

True to our 'kampung' theme, even our signages that lead you through our stall circuit are truly authentic!

Creations by our Pastry Chef

Be entertained by our live Ghazal

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Lucky Draw Winners - July 2011

Congratulations to our two lucky draw winners for the month of July 2011!

  • Dr Sathivalu (Open University)
  • Irene Low (Givaudan Malaysia) 

Please email us at to redeem your prize.
Please include the total number of persons for the reservation, date, time, and also your contact number.

* This offer is valid until 31st October September 2011.
* Not valid during the Ramadhan period
* Hi-Tea is on weekends, and Public Holidays.
* Terms and Conditions apply

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Tex-Mex @ The Mix

Our girls and boys were dressed true to the theme during our recent Tex-Mex night at The Mix.
Our band Hyperdrive also rocked the stage!

Here are some pics:

Wait up for our next themed party!
In the mean time, take full advantage of our August promos.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

A Feast for Ramadhan!

The Kites Team is truly out-doing themselves this year with their sumptuous offerings!

The lemang looks so good that the camera person was salivating!

Those who prefer western desserts will be very pleased!

Truly traditional!
Above: Tauhu Sumbat Goreng
Below: Kuih Koci

Aunty Rani's specialty: Mutton Varuvel

Whole Lamb with Roasted Vegetables

Our Chefs are keeping the food just right till you get here...

And our receptionists are waiting for your arrival!

See you soon!!

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Closure of Phoenix Chinese Restaurant - August 2011

Dear Guests,
Please be informed that Phoenix Chinese Restaurant (located at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club) will be closed for the month of August for renovation works.
We will advise the actual date of opening once confirmed.

Monday, August 1, 2011

Dinner in the Gardens

Our Banquet Team put up another splendid display at their Outside Catering event in conjunction with the launch of the show units for the Glenmarie Gardens.

Under the ownership of DRB-Hicom, the hotel was determined to put on a good show with the top management, potential property buyers, and celebrities showing up that night.

The massive set up

Pre-dinner cocktail area

Above: Our service staff were ever smiling, waiting for guests to arrive.
Below: The chef's were geared up to dish out some palate tantalisers.

On the menu

Need us to cater to your event? Contact us today!

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Not To Be Missed Offers @ The Mix All August!

Don't miss out on the too good, and very true offers at The Mix all this August!

Double the pleasure for ladies
Ladies Nite is now on Wednesdays AND Saturdays! The female population will be entitled to selected cocktails and spirits ALL-NIGHT-LONG.

Happy Hours are now Happy Nights
Enjoy Happy Hours ALL-NIGHT-LONG on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays.

A Band to rock to!
Our Resident Band will be giving you some sexy beats on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Flashback Retro Nights
Mark your calendar for Thursdays to go back to yesteryear!

We Like Bottles!
For the whole month, enjoy a very special price of RM 650++ for two bottles of selected labels
(np: starting at RM 500++ per bottle)

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

First 3-Days Ramadhan Buffet Promo

We want you to experience our Ramadhan Buka Puasa Buffet @ Kites Restaurant.

For the first 3 days, (1st – 3rd Aug 2011) enjoy the buffet at only RM68++ per person!

Enjoy our traditional KAMPUNG spread, with authentic Ghazal and specialties straight from Mak’s Kitchen!

Normal Price, 11th Aug onwards:
RM 88++ (Adult) RM 50++ (Child)

Early Bird Price, until 10th Aug:
RM 78++ (Adult) RM 40++ (Child)

Call +603 7802 5245 (9am – 5pm) or +603 7802 5200 to reserve TODAY!

Note: Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie is certified HALAL

Monday, July 25, 2011

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Halal Certification for Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie

We're pleased to announce that as of this afternoon,
Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie
has been certified HALAL.

Stay tuned for more HALAL certification updates!

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Ramadhan 2011 Teaser

We've started the Ramadhan Teaser promotion at Kites. From now until the end of the month, enjoy a taste of what's to come during our Buka Puasa Buffet in August.

Next month Kites Restaurant will be offering a wide selection of food for breaking fast starting from 1st till 29th August 2011, consisting of more than 120 local and international dishes. Featuring a cross selection of regional favourites from appetisers, condiments, main dishes to desserts and beverages, those wanting more than a local spread can opt for the international buffet items. We'll have 16 dedicated stalls displaying our wide spread.
This year, Kites Restaurant will be maintaining it’s famous dishes from previous years, while converting its poolside and Gazebo area into a complete traditional Ramadhan feast! To compliment the
 atmosphere, a live ‘Ghazal Performance’ will be featured to keep the guest entertained as they break their fast. The hotel also accepts Group or Company bookings for’ buka puasa’ while surau facilities with ‘Imam” for ‘sembahyang Terawih’ for the guests is available at the hotel.

Specialty Dishes:
• Kambing Mamak – A spicy and fragrant type of lamb curry, with its recipe specially created for this special Ramadhan.
• Gearbox Soup – A popular dish from last year’s Ramadhan makes a come back at Kites Restaurant! Braised beef knee caps together with a traditional mix of spices, served with condiments such as fried shallots and fresh lime.
• Singapore Murtabak – Delicious masala paste vegetables filling grilled to perfection and coated with crispy minced meat 
Ayam Bugis

• Roast Whole Lamb – Carved on the spot at one of our live action stalls and served on a juicy bed of cous-cous.
• Ayam Bugis Panggang - Special roast chicken marinated with salam leaves, tamarind and dried shrimp paste.

Other items include authentic Malay desserts, and Daging Deng Deng, Pulut Kuning, and Ikan Bakar.

Our chefs can't wait to welcome you to Kites!

Call +603 7802 5245 (9am - 5pm) or +603 7802 5200 now for more info, and to make reservations!