La Bella Ristorante @ Leith Street, Penang

New to the Penang food scene is La Bella Ristorante, housed at 36 Leith Street in the heart of Georgetown, Penang. Some might find the building familiar, as it was previously Kwong Sang House cafe. La Bella Ristorante still maintains the old tailor shop signboard on its facade, as well as the tailor themed decoration […]

d’italiane kitchen @ Jaya 33, Petaling Jaya

M and I wandered into Jaya 33 late one evening when we were driving around PJ. I had read about Bruno’s a while back and it piqued my interest. The initial intention was to eat at Bruno’s. But somehow I felt like going Italian that night (plus Bruno’s was really empty which made us rather […]

By Invitation: Bravo Italiana @ I-Avenue

My first encounter with Bravo Italiana a few months back was rather mediocre, mainly because I had only tried one main dish and an appetizer. I vowed to go back again for a second visit. This time, I came away pleasantly surprised! Our first course was a Mixed Bean Soup (RM6) which is a soup […]

Christmas Eve Dinner @ 68 Kelawei

Merry Christmas!! I’m back after being in total holiday mood the whole of last week…(read: too lazy to update my blog!) My family and I had Christmas eve dinner at 68 Kelawei. They have recently changed its theme to serving Italian food. Previously, they were serving Brazilian cuisine in the form of Brazilian barbeque/carvery. Currently, […]

Pasta Mania @ Gurney Plaza, Penang

One of the new outlets in Gurney Plaza is Pasta Mania. Located on the same floor as the cinema, Pasta Mania is where the old CD shop used to be, just outside the gym. Pasta Mania also has another outlet in Pavillion next to J.Co Donuts (which was why it looked familiar to me in […]

Bella Italia @ Bellisa Row, Pulau Tikus

Bella Italia at Bellisa Row is most definitely my favourite Italian restaurant in Penang. It’s our family’s place to go to whenever we have something to celebrate! Bella Italia is a cosy little restaurant especially popular with the expats staying around Pulau Tikus area. During the weekends, its almost always full. So a reservation is […]