Thursday, Jun 23

20 Must-Try Food In Penang

By reshma

Penang is well-known for its delicious food and with a wide variety of street food from Laksa, Char Koay Teow, and more all in one city, you know you’ll never go hungry! So, are you ready for a food trip? Let’s go!

Zarie Laksa House

Start your food journey in Penang with a hot bowl of  delicious laksa! Claimed to be the first and authentic Asam Laksa in Batu Ferringhi, Zarie Laksa House is best known for its hot and spicy laksa served in the house and filled with a good amount of ingredients and slurpy noodles!

Contact info:
Phone : 016-416 2221
Address: No. 3, Jalan Sungai Emas, Kawasan Perumahan Sungai Emas, 11100 Batu Ferringhi, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Business hours: 10am- 10pm (Mon-Sun) (Tues closed)
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Syber Kona

Ramli burger is well-known in Malaysia. So, if you’re looking for a good Ramli burger in Penang, look no further than Syber Kona. Syber Kona has an extensive menu with different types of burgers, hot dogs, and more, ranging from your regular chicken and beef to other patties like lamb and fish.

Contact info:
Phone order: 011-31774543
Address: Lot 3200, Mukim16, Jalan Kulim, Taman Machang Bubok, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Penang
Business hours: 4pm-10pm (daily)
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Thai Bull Coffee

Feeling thirsty after exploring Penang? Thai bull coffee is the place to go. Quench your thirst on some of their hand-made cool drinks like honey lemon, mint chocolate, milk green tea, and more!

Contact info:
Phone:012-511 5755
Address:18, Lorong Jasa Indah, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Penang
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Poh 9111 Cafe

If you are feeling a little peckish after a fun day exploring Penang, make a stop at Poh 9111 Cafe and have a snack. You can find fried chicken with sauce, nuggets, and more!

Contact info:
Phone: 016- 446 8978
Address: 1966, Kampung Jawi 14200 Sungai Bakap, Penang
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Malls Cafe

Get your hands on delicious Tomyam, Fish porridge , Yong Dao Fu, Chee Cheong Fun, and more at the Malls Cafe! You could even choose your own ingredients and customize your meal

Contact info:
Phone: 016-323 4992
Address: 33-3-90, Prangin Mall, Jalan Lim Chwee Leong, 10100 Georgetown, Penang.
Business hours: 11am- 8pm (Mon-Sun)(Wed Closed)
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Xii Chan

Xii Chan is the place where you can opt for some good western delights for half the price. From Steak to chicken chop or pasta, they will sure to have something that could please your appetite!

Contact info:
Phone: 012-782 9882
Address: 22, Kampong Malabar, George Town, 10200 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Business hours: 11am-10pm (Mon-Sun) (Tue closed)
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Hoe Heong Biscuits

Situated within the heart of Georgetown, Hoe Heong is a local biscuit shop that produces the authentic flavor of Tau Sar Piah, an iconic must-have pastry from Penang. Be sure to buy flavors like original, pandan, and others as souvenirs!

Contact info:

Phone: 017- 488 3029
Address: 38, Jalan Shaik Madar, 11400 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Business hours: 10am-5pm(Mon-Sat) (Sun closed)
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Snack’s Station

Craving for some snacks? Visit Snack Station on the third floor! They have crispy waffles, kaya balls, cheesy wedges, fries, nuggets, popcorn chicken, and more! 

Contact info
Phone: 011-645 9165
Address: Level 3, Prangin Mall, No.33, Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong, 10109, Georgetown, Pulau Pinang
Business hours: 10am-10pm (daily)
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3 Cafe

Located inside Prangin Mall,  3 cafe has all kind of delicious food with a fair price. Try their pineapple fried rice, soup with noodles, belacan chicken wings and more. be sure to come early as this place will be packed during lunch and dinner times.

Contact info:
Phone: 016-436-5437
Address: 33-3-37, Prangin Mall, Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong, 10100 Georgetown, Penang
Business hours: 10am-9pm (Daily)
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Ah Wang Cafe

Everyone loves a good breakfast toast, right? Be it a quick toast with kaya or half-boiled egg with toast. And if you’re looking for a real good toast in Penang, then look no further than Ah Wang Cafe.

Contact info:
Phone: 017-402 2011
Address: J-6, Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Tokong, 10470 Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Business hours: 11.30am-6pm(Mon-Sat) (Sun closed)
Links: Facebook
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Moge Tee

With over 300 outlets worldwide and counting, Moge tee has won the hearts of tea lovers around the world all the way from Australia, the United States of America, Dubai, Japan, Vietnam, China, and Malaysia.

Contact info:
Phone: 016-510 1112
Address: No 2-1-3 City Junction, Persiaran Lengkuas 2, Tanjung Tokong, 10470 Penang
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Hui Wang Cafe

Nestled in the Jelutong Morning Market, Hui Wang Cafe provides various breakfast items and noodles.  The pan mee is the most popular item here. It is cooked fresh every morning and is served with a thick and aromatic broth.

Contact info:
Phone: 017-536 7668
Address: 29, Jalan Pantai Jerjak 13, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang
Business hours: 8.30am-4pm (daily)
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Juru Vegetarian Apam Balik

Located at the bustling food court in Penang, Juru Vegetarian Apam Balik specializes in a wide range of vegetarian apam balik with in different flavours.

Contact info:
Phone: 017-553-3289
Address: 527, Juru, Perkampungan Juru, 14100 Simpang Ampat, Penang
Business hours: 10am- 6pm (daily)
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Little Warm Cafe

If you are looking for a quiet place to unwind after a long day, this quaint cafe is the place for you. Take some time to yourself and relax, put aside work troubles and enjoy some good food and coffee.

Contact info:
Phone: 0 14-240 7135
Address: 17, Medan Seri Impian 2, pusat seri impian, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Delivery Time: 9.30am- 10pm (Mon-Sun)(Tue closed)
Links: Facebook; Website
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Restoran Thai Holiau

Craving for Thai cuisine but haven’t tried them in any Thai Restaurants in Penang yet? Then Restoran Thai Holiau is the one for you! You have to try their Tom Yum Mee, Tom Yum Cintan and more!

Contact info:
Phone: 012-488 3995
Address: 214 Jalan Pasar, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Penang Langkawi, Kedah
Business hours: 5pm-8pm(daily)
Links: Facebook

Nasi Lemak Wak Zee

Nasi Lemak Wak Zee is known for its wonderful meals and reasonable prices. It serves a variety of nasi lemak, including sotong, beef, and fish. Particularly delicious is their sambal! Come and give it a shot.

Contact info:
Phone:016-510 3261
Address: 105, Jalan Macalister, 10400 Georgetown, Penang
Business hours: 7am-1pm (daily)
Links: Facebook
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Fruit Dragon (M) Sdn Bhd

Fruit dragon offers you high-quality and fresh fruits such as mangos, bananas, and Tasmanian cherry!

Contact info:
Phone: 017-887 8018
Address: 3150 Jalan Berjaya, Taman Berjaya Indah, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Penang
Business hours: 10am- 10pm (daily)
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Daniel Bread & Bakery

The products  in Daniel Bread & Bakery are made using only the finest ingredients and offers an extensive range of baked goods.

Contact info:
Address: 52, Jalan Perniagaan Seri Juru 1, Pusat Perniagaan Seri Juru, 14100 Simpang Ampat, Penang
Business hours: 10am- 7pm (daily)
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Yeow Fried Rice

This humble food stall located in Penang is the place to come to get delicious pai kut ong fried rice, salted fish fried rice, and more

Contact info:
Phone :016-4330413
Address: 19, Lintang Paya Terubong 1, Bandar Baru Ayer Itam, 11060 Ayer Itam, Penang
Business hours: 7am- 5pm (daily)
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Little Tong Sui Stall

There’s always room for desserts at the Little Tong Sui stall even after a hearty lunch or dinner. Killer when it comes to sago and santan-based desserts, do try their mango pomelo sago and honeydew sago which are always on the popular list.

Contact info:
Phone :016-4947057
Address: Stall 35, No 92A, Lbh Sungai Pinang 1, Sungai Pinang, 11600 Jelutong, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Business hours: 5pm-12am (daily)
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So, are you feeling inspired to try these foods in Penang? Whether you head for a specific restaurant or browse the many hawker centers and food courts, you’re in for a treat. you could also find attractive deals and information by following our Facebook and Instagram pages!



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