POST-HIKING LUNCH at Ayamku Restaurant Brunei

Today was an adventurous day filled with breathtaking sights and delightful flavors. After an invigorating early morning hike at Tasek Lama, my appetite was roaring, and I couldn’t wait to treat myself to a mouthwatering meal. As luck would have it, I stumbled upon Ayamku Restaurant, a charming dining spot nestled in the heart of Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.

The sign at the convenience store where I got my morning coffee before the hike hehe

From the moment I stepped foot inside Ayamku, I was greeted with warm hospitality and an inviting ambiance. The interior was tastefully decorated, reflecting the cultural heritage of Brunei with its elegant wooden furnishings and traditional motifs adorning the walls. The friendly staff welcomed me with genuine smiles, making me feel right at home.

Now, let’s talk about the highlight of my visit—the menu! Ayamku is renowned for its delectable array of poultry dishes, with chicken taking center stage. Brunei has a rich culinary heritage, and Ayamku proudly presents traditional Bruneian flavors with a contemporary twist. The menu offers a tantalizing variety of dishes prepared using fresh, locally sourced ingredients.

Ayamku Brunei
Ayamku Restaurant Counter and Menu

To kick off my gastronomic journey, I started with the Ayamku Signature Salad. It was a vibrant combination of mixed greens, juicy cherry tomatoes, crunchy cucumbers, and tender slices of grilled chicken, all dressed in a zesty citrus vinaigrette. The freshness of the ingredients was undeniable, and each bite was bursting with flavor.

For the main course, I couldn’t resist trying their signature dish, the Ayamku Special Fried Chicken. Crispy on the outside and succulent on the inside, the chicken was expertly marinated with a blend of secret spices, creating a delightful explosion of taste with every bite. Served with a side of fragrant jasmine rice and a medley of sautéed vegetables, it was a true feast for the senses.

Ayamku Brunei

To complement my meal, I indulged in a refreshing glass of their iced Milo. It was the perfect balance of chocolate and sweetness, providing a delightful respite from the tropical heat.

I must mention that Ayamku also offers a variety of other poultry dishes, including grilled chicken satay, Ayam Masak Merah (spicy tomato chicken), and Ayam Penyet (smashed fried chicken). They also have vegetarian options and a selection of local desserts to satisfy any sweet tooth.

As I savored my last few bites, I couldn’t help but appreciate the dedication Ayamku puts into their food. Their commitment to using quality ingredients and maintaining the authenticity of Bruneian cuisine truly shines through in every dish.

All in all, my dining experience at Ayamku Restaurant was nothing short of exceptional. The combination of delicious food, warm hospitality, and a cozy atmosphere made it a memorable visit. If you ever find yourself in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, don’t miss the opportunity to tantalize your taste buds at Ayamku—your palate will thank you!

Until next time,


Leave a Comment