Category Archives: Food

Grab Tea At Gurney Plaza, Penang

There are many outlets selling bubble tea in Penang. But, Grab Tea at Gurney Plaza is unique, as the tea here is prepared by a robot. The robotic arm mimics the movement of a human hand as it shakes and then pour the tea into a plastic cup. Grab Tea at Gurney Plaza was officially opened on 21… Read More »

MORE By Arang Coffee, Georgetown, Penang

MORE By Arang Coffee is a cafe/restaurant that serves a combination of Western food, local food, coffee and drinks. It is technically a branch of Arang Coffee (Bayan Baru), occupying the ground floor of Livingston Tower (Address: 170G-2, Livingston Tower, Jalan Argyll, 10050 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-3710222). Even though the name of the restaurant gives the impression that… Read More »

Mamasak Cafe – Malay-style Hawker Stall Along Jalan Gottlieb, Penang

Mamasak Cafe is a Malay-style hawker stall (“warung”) located along Jalan Gottlieb, roughly opposite SMJK (C) Perempuan Cina Pulau Pinang (Penang Chinese Girls’ High School). It is open from 6PM to 1.30AM, so customers can eat dinner or supper here. Personally, I think the melted cheese burgers are probably the best food to be had at Mamasak Cafe.… Read More »

Enjoy Taiwanese Desserts At BlackBall Mini, Pulau Tikus, Penang

On a hot day in Pulau Tikus, the BlackBall Mini outlet at Moulmein Rise Shoppes provides a nice respite from the heat. BlackBall Mini serves many types of Taiwanese desserts, many of which are cold. The first time I visited a BlackBall outlet was at Queensbay Mall a long time ago, but that branch is now closed. As… Read More »

Enjoy Vegetarian Burger At Mama Burger, Bayan Baru, Penang

I was driving around with my family recently, looking for a place to have a late lunch when we found Mama Burger, a small burger joint at The One Terrace Plus, Bayan Baru. We decided to give it a try. Upon looking at the menu, we found that Mama Burger actually serves vegetarian burger. You may be wondering,… Read More »

Domino’s Pizza Restaurants In Penang

Domino’s Pizza is an American pizza restaurant chain. It started its operation in Malaysia in 1997, and has since grown to over 216 stores across the country. Although Domino’s Pizza is committed to providing a great pizza delivery experience (their delivery number is 1-300-888-333), customers can also dine-in at their restaurants. The on-site dining experience is rather simplistic… Read More »

Enjoy Nasi Kandar At Restoran Deen, Jelutong, Penang

Restoran Deen is one of the more popular nasi kandar restaurants in Penang. It is located along Jalan Jelutong (Address: 598-D, Jalan Jelutong, 11600 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-6575285). Do not confuse this restaurant with Restoran Deens Maju in Jalan Gurdwara (another famous nasi kandar restaurant in Penang). There is usually a long queue at Restoran Deen during the… Read More »

Enjoy A Quick Snack At IKEA Bistro, IKEA Batu Kawan, Penang

I went to IKEA Batu Kawan with my family for the first time recently. It was a public holiday, so the place was very crowded. After parking the car, we went up into IKEA. Before we reach the main area where the furniture are displayed, we came across IKEA Bistro. We decided to have some snacks here before… Read More »

De Pauh Garden Restaurant And Cafe, Permatang Pauh, Penang

De Pauh Garden is a restaurant in Permatang Pauh serving Malay, Western and Thai food (Address: Lot PT 1618, MK6, Jalan Permatang Pauh, 13500 Seberang Perai, Penang. Tel: 04-3991618). It is a huge restaurant, with both non air-cond and air-cond (VIP) sections. Even though the restaurant is huge, it is usually crowded especially during dinner time. I had… Read More »