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Another Good Place For Cendol @ Cendol House Desa Permai

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Back to my interest which is again eating, today is a Cendol shop at Desa Permai, Bukit Mertajam. If Penang Street Teow Chew Cendol is number one in Penang Island, this will be the best in B.M Town and Prai. 

This particular shop rest on Monday. The price for a bowl of cendol is RM1.50 for dining-in, while take away is RM1.60. Not sure why take away is more expensive. May be they incurred the cost of plastic bag?

The Indian auntie who prepares cendol in front of the stall, while the boss sits at the counter for money collection. At least, this shop didn’t make use of Indonesians or Banglas to take care of his stall. They really have a high spirit of ”cinta Malaysia” (love Malaysia) by hiring local staffs.

The shop also sells Laksa which I feel it’s just a regular laksa, so didn’t talk much about that. Below is the picture of the cendol with freshly brewed icing and also pandan slices. This is so refreshing on a hot sunny day.



The cendol came with optional glutinous rice or with extra cendol pandan slices, with this option I feel that it is unique compared to the cendol in Penang which usually does not offer that.

The owner also offer additional FREE service that allows his guests to place their business cards on the notice board. It is a way of free advertising for public. 

Those who feel your life has been threatened, no worries. Police officer is very near by. I even see the police station business card stick at the notice board. 

Overall, the taste of the cendol is good but still I find that Penang Street Teow Chew Cendol is the best. However the creativeness with glutinous rice really adds some additional points to this stall.

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8 Comments so far (Add 1 more)

  1. Hi Cendol Fan, i will going to check that out when going down to KL. Thanks for the recomendation

    2. stevengoh on October 18th, 2010 at 9:13 am
  2. If you are looking for best cendol in PJ/Subang, pls visit the dessert stall in Jusco Sunway Pyramid, it is Originally from Penang Road Famous Cendol and Ais Kacang. LG2 inside Jusco Supermarket.

    3. Cendol Fan on October 18th, 2010 at 5:05 am
  3. Criz, if you want I can tapao for you one and by the time I bring to you it might be already HOT cendol. May be we can invent this for the people that prefer hot instead of iced.

    PenangTuaPui, paiseh…. last time didn’t know you so haven’t place you in my blogroll. Anyway, you are now at my top list :)

    4. stevengoh on September 29th, 2008 at 12:40 am
  4. hi steven… nice meeting you on the 2nd flogger gathering… you are a great guy on blogging.

    Nice to have you with us…… hee hee…..

    aiks… why i can’t see my link on urs.. hmm…. so sad….

    5. PenangTuaPui on September 28th, 2008 at 1:57 am
  5. By the time I drive over there, I might need two bowls of the cendol. Hmm.. Where’s Desa Permai anyway? It has been a long time since I last went over that area.

    http://crizfood.blogspot.com/

    6. Criz Lai on September 28th, 2008 at 1:38 am
  6. would like to try this best cendol in B.M one of this days…

    Btw.. are you joining us for the gathering this Saturday? I need your confirmation…

    7. ck lam @what2see on September 23rd, 2008 at 5:23 pm
  7. I have always like cendol. Have you tried durian cendol before? It’s quite nice you know. =)

    8. tekkaus on September 21st, 2008 at 3:37 am
  8. I’ve heard so much about food in BM; are there really a wide variety for selection there?:D

    9. Christy on September 20th, 2008 at 8:50 pm

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