Taste MIGF is the preview event for the Malaysia International Gastronomy Festival (MIGF).

MIGF restaurants and partners gather for a weekend in one stunning venue, serving tasting portions from the Festival Menus, showcasing their produce and products sourced from all over the world to the public.

Since its launch in 2012, Taste MIGF has attracted tens of thousands of people to the venue.

Taste MIGF is organised by AsiaReach Events Sdn Bhd.
Taste MIGF is part of the annual Malaysia International Gastronomy Festival, now in its 18th year.

At Taste MIGF you will have the unique opportunity to taste sampling portions from 30 of Malaysia’s best restaurants, sample and buy from over 80 gourmet food and beverage producers, enjoy wine tastings and learn from some of the country’s finest Master Chefs and gourmet experts. Besides participating in the Super Gourmet Safari at Theatre Of Cuisines, Taste MIGF also features two main areas to enthral you – the Epicure International Gourmet Village, where you can purchase the finest gourmet products from across the globe. The LuxuryPlus Showcase where all things luxury will be on show including high end properties, properties abroad, luxury holidays, private healthcare and education, branded goods, investment opportunities and much more.  Over at the Berjaya University College on the same floor, there are Epicure Lifestyle Workshops where culinary and industry experts conduct exclusive workshops on latest subjects, while Festival Master Chefs and celebrity chefs will be sharing their special recipe at the Cooking Classes. Debuting this year is Taste of Malaysia, where visitors can savour delicacies from around the nation. Fare that is unique to each state will be on offer; for tourists and locals alike, this is the perfect opportunity to taste Malaysia’s diverse culinary traditions.

Taste MIGF takes place over 2 days (Saturday and Sunday, 1st and 2nd September 2018), its opening times for different sections as follow:

Super Gourmet Safari @ Theatre Of Cuisines

Date: Saturday & Sunday, 1st & 2nd September 2018
Time: 11am to 10pm
Location: Manhattan Ballroom

Epicure International Gourmet Village
Date: Saturday & Sunday, 1st & 2nd September 2018
Time: 11am to 10pm
Location: Junior Manhattan Ballroom

LuxuryPlus Showcase
Date: Saturday & Sunday, 1st & 2nd September 2018
Time: 11am to 10pm
Location: Bronx I, II, III, V, VI

Taste Of Malaysia
Date: Saturday & Sunday, 1st & 2nd September 2018
Time: 11am to 10pm
Location: Manhattan V Ballroom

Cooking Classes
Date: Saturday & Sunday, 1st & 2nd September 2018
Time: 1pm to 8.30pm (Open to Gastro Dollars Booklet holders)
Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Berjaya University College

Epicure Lifestyle Workshops
Date: Saturday & Sunday, 1st & 2nd September 2018
Time: 1pm to 8.30pm (Open to Gastro Dollars Booklet holders)
Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Berjaya University College

14th Floor, Berjaya Times Square Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Imbi, Kuala Lumpur.

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Once the Workshop schedules are confirmed, they will be displayed on the site enabling you to plan which workshop you would like to attend. In the meantime, to ensure you get on the priority list, please pre-register yourself here for instant updates.

Please email to info@tastemigf.com and our PR representative will respond to you as soon as possible.

No tickets are required but Taste MIGF currency, known as the Gastro Dollar is required in the Theatre of Cuisines and to participate in Epicure Lifestyle Workshops and Cooking Classes.

To skip queue, you can pre-purchase the Gastro Dollar Voucher and exchange for Gastro Dollars during the Taste MIGF weekend at the venue.

Redemption of the vouchers can be made only during event days.

Gastro Dollars are the official currency of Taste MIGF. RM 5 = 1 Gastro Dollar, sold in booklets of 10.

The only currency accepted in the Theatre of Cuisines are Gastro Dollars.

It can buy sampling portions and and the booklet is serve as admission entry into the Epicure Lifestyle Workshops and Cooking Classes.

You can buy as many as you want, but remember that it’s only eligible for usage during Taste MIGF 2018.

We’d suggest you begin with 1 Gastro Dollar Booklet per person, this would give you 10 Gastro Dollars total value of RM50.

Use these Gastro Dollars to buy  sampling portions and beverages on offer in the Theatre of Cuisines. Each sampling portion usually ranges from 1 to 3 Gastro Dollars.

You can purchase more Gastro Dollars at multiple Gastro Dollar Station or from the mobile sales kiosks at the venue.

Yes, the Gastro Dollars are valid on both days weekeend, 1st and 2nd September 2018.

Gastro Dollars are non-refundable.

However in the event that you have some spare Gastro Dollars at the end of each day, you can use them to book at MIGF Festival Menus (1-30 September) to any of our participating restaurants in the Theatre of Cuisines by using your Gastro Dollars as part or full-payment.

Festival dinner booking with Gastro Dollars only valid until 10pm, 2nd September 2018.

Festival Dining reservation and booking can be made at Taste MIGF Main Registration counter at the entrance. on the event site, open for both days from 11am to 10pm.

You can only use cash in local currency Ringgit Malaysia at the Epicure International Gourmet Village, unless otherwise stated, the official payment method in the Epicure International Gourmet Village is either cash or credit card. 

All stations in Theatre of Cuisines only accept Gastro Dollars. There are multiple Gastro Dollar Stations to buy Gastro Dollars at the venue.

Yes, there are ATM facilities available at ground floors of the Berjaya Times Square shopping mall. Credit and debit card facilities will also be made available on site for purchase of Gastro Dollars

Children under 5 would not be allowed admission into the 3 Main Areas, Theatre of Cuisines, Cooking Classes, Lifestyle Workshops due to safety reasons.

Yes! Berjaya Times Square Kuala Lumpur has both Valet parking and basement parking.

Yes, the venue is wheelchair friendly.

No pets are allowed into the site premises.

All food served would be pork-free. However alcohol would be served at the event.

The dress code is Smart Casual. Anyone in slippers and men in sleeveless t-shirts would not be allowed entry.

No there aren’t. We would advise you leave all your shopping bags in the car before coming to enjoy the feast.

This is a non-smoking venue. There are designated smoking areas outdoors.

Yes, you may re-enter throughout the day.

No outside food and beverage will be permitted into the site premises. Only bottled water will be allowed.