Tag Archives: Rendang

Kampong Is The New Malaysian Restaurant In Richardson

IMG_2865Nasi Lemak – Lamb curry, egg noodles stir fried with Kampong sauce

by Andrew Chalk

Kampong is Malaysian for village. I mention that so that if you ever hear someone say “It takes a Kampong”, or a singing group called “The Kampong People”, or a place called “Greenwich Kampong” you will know what they mean. That is just part of the service that we deliver here at Crave.

The Kampong Asian Fusion in Richardson is a (mainly) Malaysian menu served by Malaysians and owned by Malaysians who are new to town. They found that 10% state and local personal income taxes and a mayor who dictated what size soda you can buy made not even the spectacular natural beauty of Flushing, NY worth sticking around for. They decamped to Texas.   Continue reading


Filed under Andrew Chalk