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Norm Cafe @ The Saw Emporium, Penang

Norm Cafe at The Saw Emporium is one of the latest addition into the area. This place used to be a steel factory and the owner have converted the whole area into a new hipster join since end of last year 2017. Since then, the place had slowly gain its popularity among locals and outstation travelers. If you do see some hype for this cafe is that, a cafe in the day and a bar or cocktail bar at night.…

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Gurney Drive Hawker Center, Penang

If you are short on time in Penang or just on touch and go trip in Penang yet still want to hit your stomach with all the good street food. Gurney Drive Hawker Center is one of the options where I usually recommend my friend. Although some of you might find it commercialize but still there are certain stalls which is still quite good. In this hawker center, there are plenty of stalls for you to hit on as every…

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Rollney Kurtos Kalacs @ Leith Street, Penang

This dessert place is indeed quite a rare and unique item in the market. We have one in Publika KL. Rollney Kurtos Kalacs is one of the latest addition to Penang scene and it is making its mark in the market steadily. One of a new dessert place that operating end of last year and it is a Hungarian classic dessert or pastry. Price point is on the higher mark as I ask the owner where did the ingredient come from…

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16 New Speakeasy Bar at Penang 2018

Penang is hitting with another new wave where there are quite number of Speakeasy bar or even new speakeasy bar that is coming out. Well, here you go on my discovery for 16 New Speakeasy Bar at Penang 2018. If you have limited time in Penang, then head only the top 3 or top 5 speakeasy bar in my list. 1. Out of nowhere Among the speakeasy bar in Penang, this top in my list base on the concept and…

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22 Street food must eat in Penang

Penang is indeed a food heaven. Not only being listed as one of the top places to visit in the world as the food is also highly notable with many foodie around the world.  In this post, I am going to share, what are my 22 street food must eat in Penang 2018 along with another top extinct street food that you should try as I personally felt that is going to extinction. No.1 In Penang we call this Hokkien…

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The Pokok Bar & Cafe @ Chulia Street, Penang

The Pokok Bar & Cafe is another latest addition of bars at the backpackers zone at Chulia Street. Already this area is pack with backpackers aiming for cheap alcohol, this place offer bigger space with unplugged music which make it a great spot to chill. It was raining on that day, therefore could not see the crowd, where was told that usually it is full house. A great vibe that gives you the feel like you are visiting one of…

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Out of NoWhere @ Penang

One of a quirky entrance that excites alot of people is this Out of NoWhere SpeakeasyBar. One of the speakseasy bar that they nail it on the term speakeasy..  Quirky, hidden and mysterious. Lets start off with the interior. Upon entering the fridge, this is the first section which you will see. It is actually quite dim and is the only section which is air condition. As for this area, which is slightly open space with natural air. If the…

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5 street food to order at Old Green House Kopitiam @ Burma Road, Penang

Well, alot of outstation folks come here to hunt for one item, particularly one food stall which is the famous Old Green house Hokkien Mee (prawn noodle) that is known to many travelers. The specialty is that you can add ingredient from the sides which makes them quite overrated and also very expensive. I come here for different reason and here is my Top 5 street food to order at Old Green House Kopitiam.   Curry Mee It is hard to…

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Golden Shower by ChinChin @ Penang

Golden Shower by ChinChin is the most hype bar at the moment in Penang. For One simple reason, because everything is nearly in pink. It is a bar that near every instagrammer is hitting on cause there locations are pretty. Their grand entrance turns out to be a luxury toilet concept, which mark this the first location for shots. Upon walking through the toilet door, you are greeted with a dim room that is artistically painted like street walks in…

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Kota Dine & Coffee – when Francis meets rempah @ Fort Cornwallis, Penang

Penang is indeed my hometown. Little did I know that there is actually a hidden gem inside Fort Cornwallis, a fort that being build during Captain Francis Light era. It is not only a heritage fort but also house a restaurant, Kota Dine & Coffee – when Francis meets rempah. This is what happen when Western meet East. A casual dining that focus on modern Nyonya Cuisine with a slight twist. To access into the restaurant, first you have to…

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