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Downtown, Georgetown – An Artsy Heritage Cafe

I used to get confused on how to differentiate between uptown and downtown. This is also the same when someone asked me what are the differences between Downtown Cafe and Georgetown Cafe, or even Newtown Cafe and Oldtown Cafe. The best answer to this question is to pay a visit to the cafe yourself to better understand each cafe’s uniqueness. […]

59Sixty – Buffet with Panoramic View

Dining at the top of that particular place has always been a great experience as it makes you feel like you are at the top of the world and usually it is an exclusive dining experience. Previously, I had the honor to review at the tip of Penang Hill for its dinner. This time, instead of being at […]

Gartien Launches New Uji Matcha Pineapple Cake

From the previous Chinese New Year and the Mid Autumn Festival packages till the new Uji Matcha package, Gartien has marked a big step in the pineapple cake business. It was founded by a very young entrepreneur and then it has grown into becoming a well-known brand in the local industry. This is a very great achievement for a […]

Cathay Coffee Shop, Burmah Road – Tender Steam Chicken

To search for the best food in certain area requires guidance and introduction from others either by searching the internet or by word of mouth. As a permanent resident of Penang, I regret to say that there are many good food in Georgetown which I still have yet to try out. One of the best steamed chicken porridge with soy […]

Patsa Thai Thai Shop, Jalan Dato Keramat – The emphasis of quality ingredients

Patsa is a family name for Thais and this family is famous in Thailand for Thai Boat Noodle. Back in Thailand, Patsa has 4 branches of Thai Boat Noodle shops. The food prepared by the Patsa family is emphasizing on quality. Therefore most of the ingredients prepared in Patsa Thai Thai Penang are homemade and […]

Glow Hotel, Zest Bar Cafe – Krup for Thai Festival

Songkran festival is celebrated in Thailand as the traditional New Year’s Day from 13 to 15 April. It coincides with the New Year of many calendars of South and Southeast Asia. For those that read my blog before, you will know how to go to Glow Hotel, else you can refer to this link for details: http://www.stevengoh.com/glow-hotel-zest-bar-cafe-show-your-gratitude-on-fathers-day/ In conjunction with the […]

Macallum Connoisseurs, Lebuh Maccallum – Long Waited and Overpriced Experience

Macallum Connoisseurs has been the talk of town recently. It is known to be the biggest and newest cafe in Penang. The cafe looks like it has been converted from a warehouse to a new and modern cafe. If you are driving along Lebuhraya Lim Chong Ewe (Jelutong Express), the location of Macallum Connoisseurs is just at the junction of […]