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The best soto award in Brunei goes to…

May 8, 2008

Soto KuningThis soto kuning or yellow-stick noodle soup must be the best soto in Brunei. (Please challenge me here for any other place). That beverage, by the way is teh tarik. The soup was how a soup should be, not bland or tasteless and the contents – the noodles, beef (you may order chicken or seafood) and the garnishing – chillies, beansprouts and parsley; were all of a correct proportion – not too much, not too little. And I was given kasturi or small lime and lada rindu or flaring-hot chilliesNice! 

I had this at Red Canopy Food Court in Kiulap Plaza at a reasonable price (in terms of food quality and service) though I must warn you that they are charging a 5% service charge but hey, its the taste that count…yummy. Red Canopy Food Court would be officially open this weekend, according to the staff there.

22 Comments leave one →
  1. May 9, 2008 12:26 am

    My best soto for me is Soto Tini’s. The best is of the sotos is, as I call it Soto Marriage Heart Bubble (Soto Kawin Hati Buyah).But there’s one thing I didn’t like about it. Service is slow, and difficult to call out to the waiters to get serviced (not that kind! – LOL). Infact you can just leave without paying and they won’t notice. The waiters tend to congregate in the kitchen for some weird reason.

  2. Ramble On permalink
    May 9, 2008 12:42 pm

    Hehe, so what kind of call service Kellaz :p. Yes service must go hand in hand with taste and that’s what I call the best. Apakan.

  3. umi permalink
    May 10, 2008 10:02 am

    Yes, i agree with you that the soup that counts.And to me, Soto Rosmini still the best.Once,i “tapau” $1 nasi kosong at the restaurant and ask for “that nyummy soup”. HeeHeeHeee….rasa kan makan supnya.

  4. Ramble On permalink
    May 12, 2008 12:01 pm

    Soto Rosmini, umi? Whereabout? Sound nyaman when you mentioned it like that. Thanks.

  5. Zee permalink
    June 18, 2008 9:06 am

    Hi all..actually the soto above comes from Noodleland Restaurant..apart from that soto, they also have other yummy stuff like Laksa Sarawak and their mee teow goreng is ‘THE’ bomb! Check it out!

  6. Ramble On permalink
    June 19, 2008 8:46 am

    Thanks Zee. M confused now as I took the pic at Red Canopy Food Court or you meant that the Noddleland Restaurant rent a stall at the fodd court? Will surely try the mee teow goreng. Thanks again

  7. Greentea permalink
    July 11, 2008 12:21 pm

    yeapz Noodleland restaurant rented a stall at red canopy foodcourt…its a new restaurant so its starting small first.recommended you try the keaw teaw basah chicken/beef/seafood huhuuh nyum nyum…

  8. Rina A permalink
    July 15, 2008 4:15 pm

    Interesting blog u have here. Soto, as in SUTU, is my fave food. The still-nyaman sutu is sutu tinis in lambak. Must eat it panas-panas with lada rindu. My fave is always sutu kawin hati buyah… Hmm yummy. Tais liur tah ku ni nah… hehe.. Ke sana tah ku ni. Instant craving.

  9. Ramble On permalink
    July 15, 2008 5:40 pm

    Thanks Greentea…want to try the keaw teow basah…my fav…drooling now…

  10. Ramble On permalink
    July 15, 2008 5:41 pm

    yes thanks Rina. Good ole Soto Tini🙂 bolih tapaukan? Hehe

  11. Greentea permalink
    August 16, 2008 6:59 pm

    owh yeah..if u want something worth your money, u should go for the any type of noodles with gravy either chicken/ beef/ seafood. They have the biggest plate of noodles i’ve seen so far…recommend you go for the kung fu noodle, if you want to fill a full tank of stomach hehehe

  12. Rina A permalink
    August 19, 2008 1:28 am

    Hi again.
    I tried out the soto in Soto Rosmini in B.Besurat last 2 weeks. Ya Allah… nyaman nyaaa… The taste hit the right spot.

    I had soto kawin hati buyah + berubut + lamak daging… Nyamannnn

    I went on Friday after work, then came back on Saturday for lunch.

    p/s How’s yr shoulder now?

  13. Ramble On permalink
    August 21, 2008 4:33 pm

    Wb Rina🙂 Thanks. Mambari tais liur bunyinya… Will zoom to Batu Besurat now… My shoulder is getting better now, alhamdullilah…Thanks🙂

  14. Ramble On permalink
    August 21, 2008 4:41 pm

    Greentea..kung fu noodle ah?… must fast first to empty my tank. Thanks for d info. Cheers mate.

  15. Ramble On permalink
    September 21, 2008 9:12 pm

    Rina, ur right babe. Nyaman soto d Soto Rosmini atu. I have been going there since, like almost every week. I also tried its Sup Tulang…muaahhz the best so far. Thanks Rina.

  16. June 21, 2009 1:30 am

    Hahaha… aku yang telambat as out of date but anyway, Soto is always Soto to me n Soto si Ajis still no. uno… alum ada orang dapat beat…

  17. Brunei Lifestyler permalink
    June 21, 2009 9:26 am

    Nash, soto is soto when the soup is so out of this world and must be darn hot too. There are those who sell cold soto…eewwww. I will try to search for your Soto si Ajis ani. Where are you Ajis?

  18. yatt permalink
    December 3, 2009 2:05 pm

    sotonya nyaman plg,p service nya nda brapa bagus,ada ka patut aku bli nasi lemak dsana,yang prnah ada ayam sma smbal ja,yg lain ea ckp habis,tapi harga msh sma.ada lagi pnah aku order tc special,aku tapau..skali ku liat mcm tc 60 sen,bnyk g tc 60 sen klu order tmpat lain,pelayannya lagi kasar..

  19. September 4, 2010 5:22 pm

    Kenapa ada 5% service charge ? Macam makan di Pizza Hut jua ni. Mun durang menyuapkan baik jua. Inda cukup duit bayaran makanan atukah ?

    • Anonymous permalink
      July 17, 2011 10:31 am

      soto rosmini atu bapa soto tinis kua punya tu nda ku salah

      • Eva Wanda permalink
        July 18, 2011 2:25 am

        iya? idk … x jua😀

  20. Anonymous permalink
    July 17, 2011 10:31 am

    soto rosmini atu bapa soto tinis jua punya tu nda ku salah

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