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 […]

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 […]

43 Cafe @ Jalan Sungai Dua – Innovative Dishes Cooked with Love

My food hunting has led me back to 43 Cafe, a humble and cozy cafe which was actually one of the first few eateries to serve pork burgers (before a whole plethora of pork burgers flooded the dining scene). While their pork burgers were immensely enjoyable, the chef at 43 Cafe has been busy experimenting […]

Hotel Jen Penang’s New Menu at The Islander

Hotel Jen Penang’s location is no stranger to most Penangites. Formerly Shangri-La hotel and Traders Hotel, Hotel Jen was rebranded in late 2014. The hotel’s coffee lounge – The Islander has always been a firm favourite in the Penang dining scene, offering quality buffet spreads as well as all-day dining. The Islander, Hotel Jen Hotel […]

Beep Beep Q Restaurant @ Bangkok Lane, Penang

For those hankering to sink your teeth into some good barbequed meat, do check out the picturesque Bangkok Lane’s latest addition – Beep Beep Q Restaurant. Beep Beep Q Restaurant serves US style Barbeque in the form of an all you can eat buffet! Situated further down the end of Bangkok Lane (nearer to Kelawei […]

Vivo Pizza @ Aeon Bukit Mertajam, Alma, Penang PLUS A GIVEAWAY!

When I received an invitation to check out a new pizza chain store in town AND visit a new mall in Penang, I simply couldn’t pass up the opportunity. I wasn’t aware that the AEON Mall had moved from its previous location to Bukit Mertajam in Alma. Plus I was also curious to check out […]

Five27 @ Chulia Court, Chulia Street Penang

If Five27 sounds familiar to you, then you’re right. Previously located at Straits Quay, Penang, Five27 have moved downtown to the heart of Georgetown along Chulia Street. The new location opened at the end of January 2014, called Five27@Chulia Court boasts a bigger space and hence a new concept – offering All Day Dining, cafe, […]

BeerBQ Bistro @ Precinct10, Tanjung Tokong, Penang

BeerBQ Bistro at Precinct 10 (located just next to Island Plaza) brings a unique concept to the Penang dining scene – pairing beers with food. Intrigued? BeerBQ Bistro has a cozy ambience with high ceilings, and a small upstairs corner which is just perfect for private parties 🙂 Most of the food here is cooked […]

Morganfield’s @ Gurney Paragon, Penang

Fronting the facade of Gurney Paragon, one would not be wrong to think that the new Morganfield’s outlet probably has the most strategic location of the place. The owners of Morganfield’s spared little expense on creating a rustic ‘industrial’ look for the outlet. And I must say that it has certainly paid off. Stepping into […]

Bauernstube Cafe @ The Boutique Residence Hotel, Pitt Street

After a long grueling day at work, we decided to pop by Bauernstube Cafe. I had seen some food photos on Erina’s Facebook and thought it looked interesting. I didn’t bring along my camera with me unfortunately. Hence, all photos are taken with my phone so do forgive the photo quality. Bauernstube Cafe (just 2 […]