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Macalister Mansion, Georgetown – Much Ado About Shrooms

Macalister Mansion is one of the prestigious and prominent places for fine dining. Every now and then, the chef of Macalister Mansion will come out with a new menu to suit the request and taste from all walks of life. This round, Macalister Mansion’s Head Chef Johnson Wong is bringing his creativity to the next level, which […]

Hard Rock Cafe, Batu Ferringhi – Smoke, Fire and Spice

If you’re in search of a classic burger, a handcrafted cocktail, or some fabulous music and entertainment in Batu Feringghi, Penang, Hard Rock Cafe Penang has your every need covered. Recently, Hard Rock Cafe Penang is  on a sizzling tour of global spices. Located on the ground floor of the beachfront Hard Rock Hotel Penang, Hard […]

Farquhar Mansion, Lebuh Farquhar – The Prestigious Fine Dining Restaurant

Prestige is the only word that I can think of to describe Farquhar Mansion. The mansion is aiming at providing a classy ambience to its customers. The food here is prepared using high quality ingredients and with full of passion. The servers are attentive and trained well to provide top-notch service to the customers. Located at the center […]

Miam Miam Restaurant, Gurney Paragon – House of Japanese & French Cuisine

Many people have mistaken that Miam Miam is under the same roof as Franco as both outlets offer almost the same food and drinks on their menu. In reality, they have no connection to each other in business terms and they are separate entities. A little bit of background on Miam Miam, it established its first outlet […]

Macalister Mansion – A celebration of George Town Festival

To commemorate George Town Festival, many restaurants and eateries have come out with special menu with a focus on Penang’s rich food culture. This year, Macslister Masion is one of the participants and they have created a list of menu named as “Penang Native” to cater for this special occasion. With the miracle touch of Chef Johnson Wong, […]

Suffolk House, Georgetown – Penang’s First Mansion Restaurant

Suffolk House is the only surviving Georgian mansion in Malaysia which was originally built in the 1800’s. It has a stunning Anglo-Indian garden house and was once the home of successive British governors. I still remember my first write-up on Suffolk House which was back in January 2010. It was one of my earlier posts and I could feel a difference in […]

Old Shanghai, Chime Heritage – Authentic Shanghainese Food

Usually the authenticity of a certain food in a foreign place depends on the chef’s country of origin. It cannot be denied that if the chef came from the country of origin of the cuisine presented, the dish would have better scores in terms of taste and authenticity. Take for example the taste of Penang Laksa in UK […]