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Magazine 63 Speakseasy Bar is a hidden bar @ Penang

Speakseasy bar in KL is indeed no longer a strange scene as I always wonder when will Penang have a cool Speakseasy bar. It was till last long weekend my friend brought me to new joint known as Magazine 63 Speakseasy Bar that located just 1 minute walk from 1st Avenue. It looks dead from the outside as the secret signage is Da Ma Cai, where next to it is this shop where they do have a classic lok lok…

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Lavish A Fusion Bakery By Love A Loaf @ Victoria Street, Penang

Chinese New Year, what do you usually do after bai nian? Hunting for some new cafe while waiting for time to pass by. I was recently introduce by my ¬†friend to check this place out. Lavish A Fusion Bakery By Love A Loaf is certainly one of the newer cafe in Penang and also one of the most impressive ones in terms of both menu and interior. Currently sits in one of my top cafe list in Penang. Lavish sits…

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House of Journey Hostel & Guesthouse @ Penang

House of Journey Hostel & Guesthouse is voted as one of the best budget hostel in Penang at Tripadvisor. I also would recommend this place to many travelers out there as the hostel is strategically located. The property is a 5-minute walk from Kapitan Keling Mosque and a 5 – 10-minute walk from the historical Guan Yin Temple. Penang International Airport is about a 25-minute bus ride away, while the Batu Ferringhi beach area is about a 30-minute drive away.…

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Kim Leng Loh Mee at Restaurant Joo Huat @ Perak Road, Penang

Loh Mee is another food that I think will lose its legacy soon. Not many stalls in Penang that serve decent bowl of Loh Mee. My last weekend trip, my best friend introduce me this famous Kim Leng Loh Mee that is well known in this neighborhood that is located in Restaurant Joo Huat at Perak Road is still serve one of a classic bowl. They also got featured in Astro AXian Channel. Small bowl at RM 3.80 is really…

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Muntri Mews @ Penang Heritage Boutique Hotel

Heritage zone in Penang had become one of the tourist spot for many travelers out there including to stay in classic heritage hotel to add on the ambiance. Muntri Mews is one of the early players in Muntri Street, Penang that offers heritage or boutique accommodation. Upon reaching, you will be totally lost as this is not your typical check in counter as it is rather hidden where the check in counter is actually inside the cafe as you will…

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Little Journey Man @ The Museum Hotel, Penang

With the cheese roll craze hype on certain countries have certainly made it mouth watering dish to try on. Found that there is one cafe in Penang that serve this. I was introduce to Little Journey Man Cafe that located inside The Museum Hotel, Penang. One of the early F&B residence in this area, they are still rather new and also believe that the cafe is operated by a group of friends. Seating capacity in here is rather limited as…

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The Inside Bar @ Nagore Square, Penang

Last weekend when I head back to Penang, my friend introduce me to this new place which is Nagore Square. Find that the concept is rather interesting that gives me the feel of Japan where alot of operators operated their business in a cabin space. The place is rather small that you will be running a business with your close up by hosting regulars where you can have a great conversation with the owner. One of the well known player…

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Urban Artisan. Co Softserve @ Nagore Square, Penang

Although in Malaysia we do not have the famous AquaS softserve at Sydney and I certainly do know Penang have a few softserve Ice cream which is quite interesting. When I was back over last weekend, my friend introduce me to Urban Artisan. Co that do produce some interesting combinations of flavors. By reading some other blogs, certainly believe these owners are creative chaps as the flavors that they have in those blogs and mine is different. It is a…

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Sekeping Pinang @ Lebuh Melayu, Penang

A place where I grew up when I was kid as my grandma’s shop were just a few doors away and Lam Chuan were one of the office that I constantly visit when I was a kid with my grandfather. Selling off the business years ago after this whole area were coverted a zone on the edge for heritage area have since then attracted a whole new conversion of businesses from traditional business to cafe businesses. Sekeping Pinang then took…

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Ah Leng Famous Char Koey Teow @ Dato Keramat, Penang

For Char Koey Teow in Penang, which which one would emerge as one of the best? Till date, if I were to recommend one of the best in Penang, I would be lost of selection. However, Ah Leng Char Koey Teow is emerage as one of the best and usually I eat the one his elder brother fried which is at Ayer Itam area and for this branch is his younger brother that is doing the job for afternoon to…

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