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 […]

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 […]

NARS Cosmetics Holiday 2014 Color Collection Review

Modern. Audacious. Iconic – NARS Those 3 words sum up the NARS Cosmetics brand. And this holiday season, I had a chance to try out some items from their holiday colour collection. The NARS Holiday Colour Collection 2014, with the theme Laced with Edge, consists of:- 3 Hardwired eyeshadows – Canberra, Opal Coast & Gabon […]

Hot Wok Nyonya & Local Cuisine @ Burmah Road, Penang

Recently, a group of floggers were invited to taste the food at Hot Wok Nyonya & Local Cuisine along Burmah Road. Hot Wok is certainly not a new establishment, having been in the food business since 1994. It was previously in Gurney Plaza and moved to Tanjung Tokong. Currently, it is located along Burmah Road […]

Xuan Xin Restaurant @ Gurney Plaza New Wing

I must admit that somehow the food outlets at the new wing of Gurney Plaza does not seem to excite me very much. In fact I am most of the time stumped for ideas on where to eat whenever I’m in Gurney Plaza. Perhaps I go too often! We were there recently and wanted to […]

Swiss Premium Ice Cream @ Gurney Plaza

There’s a new ice cream outlet in Gurney Plaza – Swiss Premium. Located at the Lower Ground floor next to Beard Papa Cream Puffs. I’m told the Movenpick ice cream is the one found inside Mache at The Curve, and that it tastes pretty good.  Having such a sweet tooth like mine, I couldn’t resist […]