An Viet Vietnamese Casual Dining @ Gurney Plaza, Penang

Vietnamese restaurants are pretty common in Penang of late and one of the newest places to open on the island – An Viet, a chain restaurant from KL, seeks to vie for a slice of the pie.  An Viet which literally translates to “Eat Viet”, offers authentic Vietnamese food in a casual dining environment. Since […]

Mr Dakgalbi @ Gurney Plaza, Penang

Korean food lovers now have another option to choose from with the arrival of Mr Dakgalbi at Gurney Plaza! Located on the 3rd floor (next to Kim Gary) the international franchise which has various branches in KL, has finally landed in Penang! We lucked out and got a table fairly quickly, because right after we […]

Doutor Coffee @ Gurney Plaza, Penang

Doutor Coffee is a brand new addition to Gurney Plaza’s F&B scene and it’s located at the bustling Al Fresco area. Doutor Coffee is the first Japanese coffee chain in Malaysia, this outlet being the chain’s 4th outlet in Malaysia. Founded in 1962 as a roaster, the brand started their first coffee shop in 1980. […]

Red Box Media Appreciation Night 2017 @ Red Box, 1st Avenue, Penang

For more than over a decade, Red Box and Green Box Karaoke have been the place to be for karaoke lovers to sing their hearts out. Recently, Red Box Karaoke held their Media Appreciation Night for the Northern region at 1st Avenue. Members of the media and business partners were invited for a night of […]

Nando’s New Mango & Lime PERi-PERi Chicken flavour

I’ve been a long time fan of Nando’s PERi-PERi chicken with it’s flame grilled goodness, meals at Nando’s have always been satisfying and delicious. I usually have the Mild PERi-PERi flavour as the hot and extra hot ones are too fiery for my tastebuds to handle! Nando’s Malaysia now celebrates the new year with a […]

The BARN Grand Opening @ Gurney Plaza, Penang

I recently scored an invitation to check out the grand opening of The BARN at Ground floor Alfresco area of Gurney Plaza. The BAR’N offers a ‘pork-ylicious’ menu in the form of small bites/tapas, as well as main course dishes such as pizzas and pastas. In addition, they also stock an impressive line up of […]

Arashi Shabu Shabu @ Gurney Plaza Penang

We noticed a new eatery at Gurney Plaza recently – Arashi Shabu Shabu. Having opened its doors on 1st May 2016, we managed to get a table one evening and were greeted by the friendly head chef who kindly gave us a short introduction of the menu. Turns out that Arashi Shabu Shabu originates from […]

Dragon-i Prosperity Abalone Treasure Pot For Chinese New Year!

This year Dragon-i once again tempts diners with their t. To usher in the new year, the Prosperity Abalone Treasure Pot (RM388++) is filled with 18 types of ‘treasures’ which are believed to bring in good luck and fortune for the coming year.

Kanebo Kate 2013 Spring Summer Collection Makeup Workshop @ Gurney Plaza

While my work does not require me to wear makeup on a daily basis, I do nonetheless enjoy its ‘enhancing effects’ 😛 And since I’m guilty of not updating my make up stash for quite some time, the invitation to attend the Kanebo Kate Spring Summer 2013 Collection workshop was too good to pass up! […]

Wacoal Salute Autumn/Winter 2012 Showcase @ Parkson, Gurney Plaza

I am well aware that lingzie.com is primarily a food blog, but I do have other interests aside from food. And currently am toying with the idea of blogging about other things besides food (on fashion maybe? :)) But we shall see how it goes as I do think that my blog should evolve with […]