George Town, Penang

    George Town is the multicultural city of Malaysia island of Penang that offers more than heritage buildings as it is a tapestry of cultures and traditions that is brimming with food, live and stories untold. Every street corner, every nook and cranny in the sprawling city is an adventure waiting to be discovered.  George Town is often called the food capital of Malaysia. With that, street food can almost be found in every junction or street in George Town. Penang… Read More »George Town, Penang

    Nasi Kandar

      Much has been said about Penang’s famous nasi kandar; people from other states come in droves for a taste of the fluffy white rice drenched in a spicy mix of curries served with a wide array of dishes. Malaysians will tell you that the best nasi kandar can be enjoyed is in Penang where it all started by the Indian Muslim.  It is a meal of steamed rice which can be plain and served with a variety of curry-based meat,… Read More »Nasi Kandar

      Char Koay Teow

        Char koay teow, when translated, simply means fried flat rice noodles but this dish is more than what its name meant. This is Penang most well known famous street food that everyone love to have it. Any Malaysian who travel to Penang will tell you that they must have a plate of Char Koay Teow. A plate of fried flat rice noodles may sound like a simple dish but it is not easy to find a really good plate that… Read More »Char Koay Teow

        Lor Mee

          Thick and gooey with a strong five spice aroma, the Penang lor mee is one of the hawker fare in this food paradise that can only be found here. Often confused with stir-fried noodles with cabbage and meat, also known as lor mee in other states, the Penang lor mee is prepared differently and a whole different bowl of goodness. Lor mee, just like Hokkien mee, in Penang is a soupy dish and sometimes, it is also sold by Hokkien mee hawkers due to… Read More »Lor Mee

          Penang, Malaysia

            The Pearl of the OrientPenang is a world renowned island holiday destination. Penang is well-known as a food paradise. It is home to a variety of famed cuisines that you can only enjoy in Penang. This is where you get to tease your tastebuds with char koay teow, assam laksa and hokkien mee. There are also seafood restaurants aplenty and if you crave something close to home, there is no shortage of international restaurants offering a variety of cuisines. Penang… Read More »Penang, Malaysia