Tiger Bites Street Food Festival @ Avenue K Rooftop

So there I was up at Avenue K Rooftop for the Tiger Bites Street Food Festival last weekend. Held way up on a roof in the heart of town came an extraordinary congregation of street food masterchefs for the conclusion of Tiger Bites. It was a feast of sorts, food, music and games for all present.

Tiger Bites Street Food Festival @ Avenue K Rooftop
Tiger Bites Street Food Festival @ Avenue K Rooftop



A scrumptious spread of popular Malaysian hawker food were dished out at the al fresco dining festival that saw the rooftop of Avenue K transformed to resemble popular street food markets of Kuala Lumpur.

Specially created Tiger Beer cocktails — Roaring Passion and Bite Me, Cherry — were handed out to welcome foodies, who were in for a treat and spoilt for choice as they indulged in the wide array of yummy nom noms and ice cold Tiger Beer while taking in the rugged contours of Kuala Lumpur’s city skyline.

Tiger Beer cocktails — Roaring Passion and Bite Me, Cherry
Tiger Beer cocktails — Roaring Passion and Bite Me, Cherry

Exciting activities such as ‘Go Nuts for Nuts’ and ‘Get Your Balls Straight’ kept the guests entertained, while a cosy ‘Chill lah’ area was made available for the convenience of foodies to kick back and relax.

An overview of Tiger Bites Street Food Festival
An overview of Tiger Bites Street Food Festival

“At the start of this campaign, we sent out fellow foodies on a quest for lesser known street food gems and I am happy to say that the reception was amazing. We’ve uncovered some great finds. It goes to show Malaysians love uncaging new things and sharing their discoveries with fellow food lovers out there.

Have you seen noodles tossed two stories high with the Petronas Twin Towers in the background
Have you seen noodles tossed two stories high with the Petronas Twin Towers in the background
Busker Jon Liddell serenades guests at Tiger Bites Street Food Festival
Busker Jon Liddell serenades guests at Tiger Bites Street Food Festival

“As the campaign comes full circle, we decided what better to celebrate the success of Tiger Bites than to host a celebration with some of the best hawker food there is in town. It’s also put together in recognition of the efforts by the many food lovers and explorers that have made this initiative a success,” said Tiger Beer marketing manager Jessie Chuah at the event.

A shot I took that night of the majestic KLCC towers
A shot I took that night of the majestic KLCC towers 

Back in August, Tiger Bites challenged foodies to a gastronomical hunt around Malaysia to uncage hidden street flavours. Embarking on roads less travelled, food lovers traversed the country in search for rare but yummy hawker nom noms, pinning their discoveries on Tiger Beer’s microsite www.tigerbites.com.my for others to explore.

Singer Talitha Tan
Singer Talitha Tan 
Surprise of the night - Two lok lok trucks made their appearance in time for supper.
Surprise of the night - Two lok lok trucks made their appearance in time for supper.
What's street food without Hokkien mee.
What's street food without Hokkien mee.

Prizes such as 18 sets of GoPros, phone lenses and selfie tripods were rewarded to participants of this 11 week long contest. The participant who put together the best street food trail (which combines the most number of pins dropped and total distance travelled) was identified and awarded with an all-expenses paid trip for two to Taiwan where more great meals await.

After a solid two months quest for the best street food gems, Tiger Bites hosted a food festival to celebrate the amazing reception the campaign has garnered. I'm thankful to be given the opportunity to join in the celebration. Food, glorious food!

For more information on Tiger Bites, log on to www.tigerbites.com.my.

30 comments :

suituapui said...

My friend, ex-blogger peteformation was there and I thought he went to Penang. You know him? Saw him there?

Gillian Ong said...

I didn't manage to attend this one ! Seems really fun tho.. making me miss penang food heh

Arisa Chow said...

What camera did you use/ always like your night shots! Sadly I'm at the exact same location today just no delicious food *sobs*

Henry Lee said...

looks awesome bro this event. Did u manage to eat all the good food? Too bad i couldn't make it, drop dead on the bed with mild fever that day :(

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5 little angels said...

So many delicious local hawker food here. You must be very full after the event. Yummy...

cindyrina said...

nice place nice view with tiger some more...lucky no more haze!

Linda said...

I saw you there. I won the FB contest and went there with my parents. The double rainbow in the sky was very beautiful, did you see it!

Emily said...

Oh my, even if I have missed the delicious food, this is one place I need to go up. The view is simply magnificent!

GengQian said...

tiger beer cocktail! such a nice event up there.

Syafiera Yamin said...

No alcohol for me until 9 months hahaha

Syafiera Yamin said...

No alcohol for me until 9 months hahaha

Sherry said...

love Malaysia because night never stop eating. Hehe.. if go oversea, night all closed or limited food choice.

Betty Liew siaw fan said...

so happening this event. Tiger Beer is so generous for organize such a good event.

renaelyng said...

I wasn't there! huhu :( But sure does look like a foodies galore! And oh, Talitha is my friend! hehe.

Miera Nadhirah Tan said...

Hastag street huh... hehehe.... and wahhh... yummy food galore for all..... too bad was not invited cause organized by Tiger.. =(

Kelly Chin said...

Not bad ah, they can convert Avenue K Roof too to a hawker center. Wonder how they bring the Van up.

Nicholas Ng said...

I think the idea of it is good but I heard the execution was okay only. Hmmm.

Sharon Lee said...

Nice view at the rooftop looks so pretty ler! Photos looks so amazing oh!

Sebrinah Yeo said...

OMG! So nice u get to join this event! I wish I was there huhuhu

Ellie Toh said...

Wow. I like the pic of the foodtruck with KLCC as a backdrop. So scenic.

Ellie Toh said...

Wow. I like the pic of the foodtruck with KLCC as a backdrop. So scenic.

Ellie Toh said...

I mean food stall*

Ellie Toh said...

I mean food stall*

Mums Babies said...

Love the photos you have clicked. Awesome! They all look so natural.

Leona Lim said...

Such a nice set up by tiger for an event overlooking the twin towers, with great food and drinks must be fun

Anfield Yee said...

Didn't manage to go there T_____T Look so fun.

仙妮 said...

i have never been to the rooftop of AvenueK before! Now I know they have got tiger bites street, will drop by :) cheers, siennylovesdrawing

Kylie wenn said...

Kena bites by tiger can eat so many yummy food.. Nice event...

Pen My Blog said...

How nice to see the conversion from the roof to a little hawker joint. Looks really great Isaac.

Siawsiaw Life said...

nice event ^^ can i join ? <3 <3

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