Viva Local Food Haven @ Tanjung Tokong, Penang

Exterior

Strategically located along Tanjung Tokong’s main road and right in front of Hotel Sentral Seaview, Viva Local Food Haven (GPS: 5.46270,100.30512) is always crowded with both local and foreign customers. Thanks to our friends who stayed in Hotel Sentral Seaview recently, we had a chance to revisit the food court after our initial visit 8 years ago.

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Village Kitchen @ D’Piazza, Bayan Baru, Penang

Village Special Nasi Lemak Burger

When was our last time visiting a Malay cafe? The new Village Kitchen in D’Piazza Mall (GPS: 5.32672,100.28347) is an eye-opener to us as the modern cafe is a truly Malaysian cafe designed for customers from different races. Burger Nasi Lemak, anyone?

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Crabby Claws @ Lone Pine Hotel

Crabby Claws @ The BungalowEvery Thursday 7pm-10.30pmTel: +604-886 8566

Recently, we noticed that some restaurants, including The Bungalow in Lone Pine Hotel, like to pour seafood freshly stir-fried from kitchen onto customer’s dining table and ask the customers to eat them using bare hands. No, they are not crazy but this is a new trend to share and enjoy seafood without any cutlery. Just hands.

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Bistro Tang @ Ren I Tang Heritage Inn

Menu

Previously, we introduced a warehouse-converted cafe in George Town, Penang. Today, we bring you to another restaurant which was converted from a Chinese Medical Hall – Bistro Tang in Ren I Tang Heritage Inn at Gat Penang Street (toward the end of Little India), George Town.

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Kota Dine & Coffee

Fort Cornwallis

We can’t really remember when is our last time visiting Fort Cornwallis – a historical site nearby ferry terminal in Penang island. Recently, we had a chance to visit it, not for the sake of visiting cannons there, but a cafe hidden inside the park – namely Kota Dine & Coffee.

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Eastin Hotel Penang Ramadan Buffet 2015

Decor

Ramadan is around the corner.  This year, Eastin Hotel Penang – the business hotel in Bayan Lepas, Penang is the first hotel we visited for its Ramadan buffet, namely Eastin Ku – Kampung Ku preview session.

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Relish, Gurney Paragon, Penang

Nyonya Nasi Ulam with Ayam Percik

Nyonya Nasi Ulam with Ayam Percik – one of the best items we sampled during our visit to the new Relish restaurant (Halal) at Gurney Paragon, Penang. It comes with our favorite Keropok Lekor – traditional fish cracker from East Coast. A uniquely Malaysian cuisine hardly found in other regions of the world.

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A La Carte New Items & Weekend Specialties @ E&O Hotel

Chef Ang

Eastern and Oriental (E&O) Hotel is pleased to offer you a wide range of local and western cuisines at highest quality possible.

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