Simply Mel’s, Malacca Portuguese CuisineSeptember 4, 2012
It is protected to contend that over a past year we have turn regulars during family-run grill Simply Mel’s. We could simply be one of their initial business ever, and have visited a grill roughly weekly given they started their business during The Sphere. Whenever kin from The Netherlands are visiting us we move them to Simply Mel’s. We also mostly move a friends to a restaurant, customarily so they can try out a genuine Malacca Portuguese cuisine, customarily for a initial time in their lives.
Simply Mel’s is located within The Sphere in an area called Bangsar South. We occur to live in Bangsar South, we were within a initial to accept a keys of one of a units during Begonia Park Residences. We forsaken by The Sphere once or dual times a week to have a good cooking during one of a restaurants. The bureau blocks behind The Sphere weren’t assembled during a time. Simply Mel’s was one of a final restaurants to open in The Sphere, yet they were unequivocally discerning in gaining attention. Not customarily did we notice many other vehemence reviews (mostly of food bloggers, yet also from culinary magazines), Simply Mel’s was nominated during a Time Out KL Food Awards 2011.
One of a reviews we review formerly was indeed from one of Mel’s daughters (she has 3 daughters that work during a restaurant, all of them always nod we with comfortable smiles). we couldn’t determine some-more with what she wrote there:
The grill is a family effort, yet it’s unequivocally my mum’s… Melba Majella Nunis. It’s her food, her personality, her passion for cooking, her enterprise to keep a Eurasian family recipes alive…
In a nutshell, it’s customarily her. It’s Simply Mel’s.
Her mom Mel is such a kind woman. Whenever she has some gangling time (as she customarily is cooking turn a clock) she comes in and chats with everybody.
As we mentioned we mostly move friends or kin (when they are over) to Simply Mel’s. This is also good for us, as we are afterwards means to try out countless dishes we would differently skip. When we have a unchanging cooking during Mel’s we mostly go for a many favorite dishes. Over time we’ve come to adore certain dishes, like a Devil’s Curry (RM12.90), a Mama Mercy’s Fish Croquettes (RM9.90), French Beans (10.90) and a Beef Curry Ladir (RM16.90).
Other dishes we like are Chicken Curry Captain (RM12.90), Chicken Seybah (RM16.90), Beef Semur (RM16.90), Pinapple Prawn Sambal (RM17.90) and a positively tasty Crab Stuffing (RM21.90). Even after visiting Mel’s for roughly a year now, there are still dishes we haven’t attempted yet. We positively will eventually.
My friends customarily go for a Bubur Pulut Hitam, a Cendol or for a ice cream. Mel mostly has creatively baked cakes, like Sugee Cake or Chocolate Cake, yet though they too are tasty we always finish adult selecting my favorite dessert; Sago Biji Gula Melaka. One other thing because we adore this place so much; they offer a good crater of Illy coffee.
Location and hit sum Simply Mel’s
Unit 1-1A, 1st Floor, The Sphere,
No. 1, Avenue 1, Bangsar South,
No. 8 Jalan Kerinchi 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Opening hours are daily from 10am to 10pm. It’s a pork-free restaurant.
How to get to Simply Mel’s The Sphere
If we are pushing on a Federal Highway, take a exit into Kampung Kerinchi and expostulate onto Jalan Kerinchi (exit during University LRT). Follow Jalan Kerinchi until we see a bureau buildings of The Horizon during your left. Right in front is The Sphere. Simply Mel’s is simply tangible during a top left side of a building.
If we are regulating open ride afterwards exit during Kerinchi LRT hire and use a overpass that leads to The Horizon (office buildings) and travel towards The Sphere.