Explore Taiwan Travel Fair 2018 [11th-13th May 2018], Gurney Paragon Mall, Penang

Back for the second time after a highly successful inaugural run the previous year, the Taiwan Travel Fair 2018 will be held from 11th-13th May 2018 at Gurney Paragon Mall. Organized by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau Kuala Lumpur office, the Taiwan Travel Fair this year carries the theme of Explore Taiwan – namely flower viewing, […]

PUTIEN One Michelin Star Restaurant @ Gurney Paragon Mall, Penang

We have been waiting with bated breath for the opening of PUTIEN since we saw the posters up on the walls of the outlet a few months ago. After months of anticipation, PUTIEN has officially opened its doors on 1st April at Gurney Paragon Mall. Originating from Singapore, PUTIEN made its way to Malaysian shores […]

Japanese Bento Lunch Set Menu @ Vino Vino Bistro, Bay Avenue

For an affordable lunch featuring fresh, quality ingredients, diners can now look forward to Vino Vino Bistro’s newly launched Japanese Bento lunch set menu. Vino Vino Bistro at Bay Avenue, just a stone’s throw from Queensbay Mall, has been offering delicious Japanese skewered cuisine (kushiyaki) for the past few years and is a firm favourite […]

Chinese New Year 2018 Steamboat Buffet @ Sarkies Corner, E&O Hotel Penang

Once again, to usher in the year of the Dog, E&O Hotel rolls out their Steamboat Buffet dinner especially for Chinese New Year 2018. This limited edition Steamboat Buffet dinner is available only from 15th – 17th February 2018 (eve of CNY to the 2nd day of CNY) This steamboat buffet is worth considering for […]

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 […]

Men, Men & Dawgs @ Curtis Crest, The Habitat, Penang Hill

I’ve blogged about the attraction in Penang Hill – The Habitat prior to this. Aside from being a ecotourism attraction, Curtis Crest inside The Habitat is also a lovely venue to host events. We recently had the opportunity to attend a concert performance called Men, Men & Dawgs which is a part of Georgetown Heritage […]

Crab B Restaurant @ Butterworth, Penang

The famous crab joint from Puchong – Crab B (or Crab Brother in Mandarin) has branched out to Penang, with its new outlet at Taman Regency Oren (off Jalan Ong Yi How), Butterworth. We made our way there for lunch recently and just managed to beat the lunch crowd which started to build just as […]

Art Sim Kitchen offers Delicious Nyonya Kuih & Nasi Lemak @ Jalan Kelawai, Penang

Art Sim Kitchen which was previously operating at Tanjung Bungah has now moved to Kelawai Road, Penang opposite Gurney Plaza. Housed inside a boutique called Just’s Wardrobe, one would be hardpressed to find this obscure lil’ kitchen if you are not in the know, for there are currently no sign boards indicating its presence. But […]

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 […]

Evergarden Serves up Halal Chinese Cuisine & Sze Chuan Cuisine @ Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang

Evergreen Laurel Hotel is no stranger to Penangites, located along the stunning coastline of Gurney Drive, it is arguably one of the long standing 5 star hotels on the island. Evergarden Chinese Restaurant is one of the few Chinese restaurants on the island that provide HALAL Chinese cuisine. Recently, we were invited to have a […]