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Penang Georgetown Tong Sui Po (糖水铺)

Tong Sui Po (糖水铺) review from my personal experience. The store is a great place for a night out and date with your sweetheart as the atmosphere is romantic. See the pictures of the food i ordered and the interior of the place. Where to hang out at night in Penang? This is the place.

The Best Pasembur in Penang

What exactly is “pasembur”? The pasembur is a popular cuisine or maybe street food among the locals in Penang. The pasembur is actually a salad of vegetables and it is made up of ingredients such as yam bean, cucumber, blanched bean sprouts, and different kinds of fritters, all doused with peanut gravy. The origin of [...]

Best Home Made Murtabak in Penang

About the Hameediyah Restaurant in Penang The country’s best murtabak can be found in this century-old restaurant called Hameediyah Restaurant in Penang. The delicious murtabak is a type of roti canai (Indian pancake) wrapped with minced meat which has been shaped into patty and cooked. Therefore, the murtabak is more filling and thicker than the [...]

Penangites Favorite Nasi Kandar Stall

About the Line Clear Nasi Kandar in Penang Another famous nasi kandar restaurant in Penang is called Line Clear located in Penang Street. This stall has been around for over 45 years and serves the best nasi kandar in town. If you are heading there for lunch or dinner, you better reach there earlier or [...]

Possibly the Best Nasi Kandar in Penang

About the Kampung Melayu Nasi Kandar in Penang Island Looking for the best nasi kandar in Penang? Then head out to this restaurant located in Kampung Melayu in Air Itam for its divine signature dish. This restaurant has been in business for over 35 years. The nasi kandar served here is possibly Penang’s best kept [...]

Arguably The Best Roti Canai in Penang

About the Sheikh Usman Gerai Looking for the best roti canai (Indian Pancake) in Penang to savor? Head out to Sheikh Usman Gerai Roti Canai at Argyll Road which serves the best roti-telur (egg pancake) and beef curry combination. Although the curry is a bit spicy, it tastes excellent when it goes with the roti-telur. [...]

Exploring Penang Famous Seafront Promenade

Comments by tourists about Gurney Drive (Persiaran Gurney) “Great eats!” A trip to Penang is never complete without a trip to Gurney Drive. Just about every type of Penang-speciality dish can be found here, from the ubiquitous char koay teow to ikan bakar, muachi, rojak, oh chien and lor bak… and every bit of it [...]

One of the best dumpling noodle (Wan Tan Mee) (‘Wan Tan’ noodle) I have tried is at a noodle stall at Air Itam. Not only does the noodles taste good, the size of the dumplings or ‘Wan Tan’ is huge. See the picture below. ‘Wan Tan’ means dumpling and Mee is noodle. Therefore, the whole [...]

WARNING: Non Halal Few people know there is a very famous chicken rice stall at Chulia Street. I got to know about it when my colleague recommends it to me. The stall lies along Chulia Street (Lebuh Chulia) in Georgetown. The stall is located in a shop lot painted in green whereby its upper floor [...]

About Bangkok Lane Mee Goreng (Fried Noodle) Craving for fried noodle? Then try the mee goreng (fried noodle) at Bangkok Lane Mee Goreng which is considered one of the best in Penang. This stall has been around for over 80 years and the business has been passed down over several generations. The stall is operated [...]