ECC Coffee @ Gurney Tower Penang

ECC Coffee @ Gurney Tower Penang

Coffee lovers will not fail to notice the spanking new coffee place that’s taken over the iconic Gurney Tower lot which has been left vacant for a few months by it’s famous predecessor. Many including myself have been curious to see what the new tenant – ECC Coffee would bring to the coffee and cafe […]

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Up and Above European Cuisine, Semi Fine Dining @ Jalan Cantonment, Penang

Up and Above European Cuisine, Semi Fine Dining @ Jalan Cantonment, Penang

Things have been rather interesting in the Penang food dining scene of late, with lots of new eateries opening up and vying for our attention. One such place hoping to capture our hearts (& our stomachs) is the newly opened Up and Above restaurant offering semi fine dining European cuisine at affordable prices. *Many thanks […]

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HaiNan Town Nyonya & Hainanese Food, Pork Free @ Weld Quay Penang

HaiNan Town Nyonya & Hainanese Food, Pork Free @ Weld Quay Penang

Hai Nan Town is no stranger to the Penang food dining scene. Having been in business for the past 10 years, they continually serve up authentic Nyonya & Hainanese dishes in their premise at Weld Quay. I must admit that I have not stepped foot into the place for a few years, being distracted by […]

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Yesterday’s Classic Set Menu, Fine Dining @ 1885, Eastern & Oriental Penang

Yesterday’s Classic Set Menu, Fine Dining @ 1885, Eastern & Oriental Penang

The 1885 at Eastern & Oriental Hotel is without a doubt one of the poshest restaurants on the island, grandiose and genteel, sophisticated and stately. Stepping into the restaurant, one is enveloped in it’s understated elegance – thick plush carpets, tall floor to ceiling windows and majestic furnishings. One can also expect impeccable service to […]

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Chinese New Year Buffet @ The Bungalow, Lone Pine Hotel

Chinese New Year Buffet @ The Bungalow, Lone Pine Hotel

The Bungalow at Lone Pine Hotel offers diners an array of festive dishes for their Prosperity Buffet (available for both lunch and dinner) on February 8th and 9th 2016. Usher in the auspicious Year of the Monkey with authentic Chinese New Year dishes specially prepared by their chefs. Prosperity Buffet Lunch (February 8th & 9th) […]

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Pacific West Prosperity Toss Lunch @ Hakka Village, Balik Pulau, Penang

Pacific West Prosperity Toss Lunch @ Hakka Village, Balik Pulau, Penang

To usher in the Chinese New Year, Pacific West, a renowned seafood brand, recently organized a Prosperity Toss lunch for media and bloggers at Hakka Village in Balik Pulau. I was fortunate enough to be invited to attend the event and made my way bright an early to Balik Pulau, filled with anticipation with what […]

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Chinese New Year Steamboat Buffet & Gong Xi Fa Cai Buffet Dinner promotions @ Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang

Chinese New Year Steamboat Buffet & Gong Xi Fa Cai Buffet Dinner promotions @ Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang

This festive season, Eastern & Oriental Hotel offers not one but TWO different promotions to cater to a wider range of palates. Over at Sarkies Corner, their Chinese New Year Steamboat Buffet dinner menu is available from 7th-9th Feb 2016. RM88 NETT (Adult), RM44 NETT (Child) 7pm-10.30pm  Complimentary chinese tea The steamboat buffet offers a […]

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Sri Sawadee Thai Fusion Cafe @ Sri Bahari Road, Penang

Sri Sawadee Thai Fusion Cafe @ Sri Bahari Road, Penang

Sri Sawadee Thai Fusion Cafe is an establishment of over two decades, sitting quietly but firmly along Sri Bahari Road in the heart of Georgetown. They first started out as a Thai food restaurant but has now recently undergone a makeover – going into a more cafe style concept with Thai Fusion food. Sri Sawadee […]

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Bao Zhou Po Seafood Claypot Porridge @ Kampung Malabar

Bao Zhou Po Seafood Claypot Porridge @ Kampung Malabar

Regular patrons to Kampung Malabar would have noticed a seemingly ordinary shop with “Claypot Porridge” written on it’s bright yellow signboard (lots of other Mandarin words written on there too which this ‘banana’ over here can’t read! lol) However, do not be fooled by its ordinary facade, for fresh seafood claypot porridge (cooked upon order) […]

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Christmas Buffet 2015 @ G Hotel Gurney & G Hotel Kelawai

Christmas Buffet 2015 @ G Hotel Gurney & G Hotel Kelawai

This festive season, Taste Cafe @ G Hotel Gurney and Spoon @ G Hotel Kelawai have prepared a sumptuous spread of goodies for diners to indulge in. Many thanks to G Hotel for extending this invitation. Festive buffet spread at Taste Cafe, G Hotel Gurney The appetizers get a festive twist with dishes like this […]

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