Category Archives: Food

Bridge Street Hokkien Mee (Prawn Noodle), Georgetown, Penang

Of all the Penang hawker food, I am a big fan of Penang Hokkien Mee. There are many excellent Hokkien Mee places in Penang. Today, I would like to introduce you to Bridge Street Hokkien Mee. The locals call the place “Kio Thau Hokkien Mee”, with “Kio Thau” literally translated to “head of bridge” – because it is… Read More »

Nice Indian Food At Sri Ananda Bahwan Garden Cafe, Jalan Macalister

Sri Ananda Bahwan is a well known Indian restaurant chain in Penang. In Penang, they have branches in Penang Street, Tanjung Bungah, Macalister Road, Bagan Ajam, Prai, and Bukit Mertajam. You can also find Sri Ananda Bahwan restaurants in other areas, including Sungai Petani, Kulim, Ipoh and Kuala Lumpur. The Sri Ananda Bahwan Garden Cafe in Jalan Macalister… Read More »

Traditional Malay Cuisine At Restoran Pen Mutiara, Batu Maung, Penang

Restoran Pen Mutiara is a restaurant featuring authentic Malay food, located at the Wisma Nelayan in Batu Maung, Penang (opposite Southbay Plaza). The building also houses a hotel (Hotel Pen Mutiara). The signature dish in Restoran Pen Mutiara is the fish head curry (kari kepala ikan). There are also other Malay dishes like telur dadar (egg omelet), kangkong… Read More »

Famous Penang Curry Mee At Lorong Seratus Tahun, Georgetown

The Penang curry mee (kari mee) stall at Lorong Seratus Tahun (in the heart of Georgetown) is one of the most famous in Penang. I have not been there previously, so, decided to head down to Georgetown to try out the famed Lorong Seratus Tahun curry mee. The curry mee stall is located in a corner coffee shop… Read More »

Delicious Hokkien Mee At One Corner Cafe

Where can we find the best hokkien mee (prawn noodles) in Penang? Well, there is one stall in One Corner Café that serves really tasty hokkien mee. One Corner Café is a kopitiam with hawker stalls located at No. 4, Jalan Bawasah, 10050 Georgetown, Penang. It is behind the Penang Plaza (also near Hotel Royal). Apart from hokkien… Read More »

Enjoy Freshwater Fish At Restoran Kolam Ikan In Kulim

If you are tired of Penang hawker food and restaurants and want a change, head over to Restoran Kolam Ikan in Kulim to enjoy some freshwater fish dishes. Kulim is located in the Kedah state, and only about 50 minutes drive from Penang Island. The Restoran Kolam Ikan is located in a residential area near the Kulim Hi-Tech… Read More »