Archive | May, 2009

Wickedly Good Weekend Chee Cheong Chok @ China Street

25 May 2009

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Out of the blue, dad suddenly suggested that we go for porridge with ‘siew yoke’ and ‘char siew’. The mere mention of those words conjured up images of fatty slices of roasted pork goodness. So I said ‘let’s go! what are we waiting for?!’ He told us it was at China Street. And it was […]

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Glutinuous Rice Dumplings (Bak Zhang) @ Tavoy Road, Penang

18 May 2009

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One of my favourite snacks would definitely be ‘bak zhang’ or glutinuous rice dumplings stuffed with pork wrapped with lotus leaves. Traditionally eaten during the Chinese festival “Duan Wu Jie“, this delicious savoury dumpling is also being sold throughout the year. My usual haunt for this snack would be at this stall off Burmah Road, […]

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Macau Street Foods

15 May 2009

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Other than dining at Macau’s restaurants and cafes, we also got the chance to sample some of Macau’s street foods! Photos galore so let’s get to it! 1. “Lo Mai Fan”, Porridge and Pork Dumplings (“siew mai”) from random street vendor We were walking from the hotel past Senoda Square when we stumbled upon this […]

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RM18 Set Lunch @ Opera Oriental Cuisine

13 May 2009

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A short break from the Macau posts, lest you, my dear readers, get bored with Macau Macau Macau and say ‘hey we want Penang food la!’ Macau posts (the last 2, I promise!) will resume after this…. I’ve blogged about Opera previously where we tried their dinner menu. At that time, I noted that they […]

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Lunch@ Macau Restaurant near Grand Lisboa Casino

11 May 2009

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One of the best things I enjoyed in Macau was of course… the food!! lol As we were walking from our hotel towards Grand Lisboa casino on a windy cold night, we walked past this restaurant. The poster in Mandarin beckoned to us asking ‘Do you want to try Macau cuisine? Then come to Macau […]

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Buffet Breakfast @ Metropole Hotel, Macau

5 May 2009

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We very nearly missed our first buffet breakfast at the Metropole Hotel. Because we mistakenly thought that we had to pay MOP40 for the breakfast. So the plan was to find a quick bite to eat near the hotel before starting on our tour of the city. Alas, when we reached the lobby, rain greeted […]

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