Category Archives: Food

Enjoy Laksa At Nan Guang Coffee Shop, Balik Pulau, Penang

Balik Pulau is most well known for its durian. While in Balik Pulau, you can also enjoy the laksa at Nan Guang Coffee Shop (Address: 67, Jalan Balik Pulau, 11000 Balik Pulau, Penang). The coffee shop is located at the main T-junction of Balik Pulau – the intersection of Jalan Balik Pulau and Jalan Tun Sardon. The laksa… Read More »

Enjoy Dim Sum At Bali Hai Restaurant, Gurney Drive, Penang

If you are looking to have dim sum in Gurney Drive, go to Bali Hai Restaurant (Address: 90, Persiaran Gurney, 10250 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2281272). The restaurant is located beside Setia V Residences. Although Bali Hai Restaurant is most famous for its seafood, you can have dim sum here in the morning. The dim sum at Bali Hai… Read More »

Nyonya Willow Restaurant At Arena Curve, Bayan Lepas, Penang

Nyonya Willow is a Nyonya restaurant located at Arena Curve, Bayan Lepas, Penang (Address: 72-1-3, Arena Curve, Jalan Mahsuri, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang. Tel: 012-7737573). The restaurant is roughly opposite Arang Coffee. At Nyonya Willow, you will find most of the popular Nyonya dishes like Hong Bak, Jiu Hu Char, Babi Pongteh, Kapitan Chicken, Gulai Tumis fish, Nasi… Read More »

Delicious Nasi Kandar At Restoran Ya Kareem, Gelugor, Penang

Nasi kandar is one of Penang’s famous food. It is an Indian-Muslim food, made up of white rice served with a variety of curry dishes. There are many nasi kandar shops all over Penang. Recently, I had nasi kandar at Restoran Ya Kareem in Gelugor, Penang. This nasi kandar shop is located along Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, right… Read More »

Buffet Lunch At Sarkies Restaurant, E&O Hotel, Georgetown, Penang

I was attending a conference at E&O Hotel (Eastern & Oriental Hotel) last week (3 April 2018), and had buffet lunch at the hotel’s Sarkies Restaurant. The restaurant is located in E&O Hotel’s Victory Annexe wing. The lunch buffet at Sarkies Restaurant has an excellent variety of food. There were cold seafood, sushi, salad, fruits, chicken, beef, lamb,… Read More »

Enjoy Durian At Anjung Indah, Balik Pulau, Penang (March 2018)

The durian season is here again. My wife and I went to Anjung Indah in Balik Pulau last Friday (30 March 2018) to enjoy some early season durian there. Anjung Indah is a viewpoint along Jalan Tun Sardon, Balik Pulau, Penang. In addition to durian stalls, there is also a Thai restaurant located at Anjung Indah. There were… Read More »

Having Lunch At Hardwicke House, Georgetown, Penang

My wife and I went to Hardwicke House recently for lunch (on 12 March 2018). It was a hot afternoon. Luckily, there were ample parking spaces in front of Hardwicke House, so it was just a short walk from our car. The Hardwicke House restaurant is part of the Vouk Hotel Suites. Its address is 67, Jalan Sultan… Read More »