DIRECTORY
DIRECTORY

Here are Penang’s must-try food, quirky cafes, popular attractions and exciting parks all in a convenient list format to keep handy while travelling.


Address: 168A, Persiaran Gurney, Persiaran Gurney, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Situated at G Hotel, G Lounge is the longest hotel bar in Penang and their signature Malaysian Dream cocktail is a must try.
Address: Address G Hotel, 168A, Persiaran Gurney, George Town, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Serving a wide range of liquors, cocktails, wines and beers, head over to G Spot for a chill out session accompanied by live jazz performances.
Address: Level one, G Hotel, 168A, Persiaran Gurney, George Town, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Located at Sunny Point Complex, Galeri Art Point showcases a wide selection of paintings by local and international artists; art prints and postcards; art books and art catalogues; framing for artworks and art prints and more.
Address: Lot 8-G-4 Sunny Point Complex, Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, Gelugor, 11700, Penang, MALAYSIA
Owned by Mr Koay Soo Kay, Galeri Seni Mutiara is all about encouraging, developing and fostering interests in art. Apart from exhibiting local and international art, the gallery organises art activities, exhibitions, talks and forums.
Address: 118, Lebuh Armenian, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Owned by Mr Koay Soo Kay, Galeri Seni Mutiara is all about encouraging, developing and fostering interests in art. Apart from exhibiting local and international art, the gallery organises art activities, exhibitions, talks and forums.
Address: 118, Lebuh Armenian, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Sibling to the Galerie Huit Arles, the art gallery showcases both local and international artists in a laidback, casual setting. The site where the art gallery is located was once a domain of wealthy Chinese spice merchants. A visit to the art gallery is by appointment only.
Address: Muntri Street, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
If you have a lawn or a garden that needs some sprucing up, head over to Garden Ku for locally made and imported plants and ceramic vases. They also offer pottery classes led by experience Japanese ceramists.
Address: Lot 2652, Jalan Kebun Bunga (opposite Waterfall Hotel), George Town, 10350, Penang, MALAYSIA
Gartien’s pineapple cakes are prepared using traditional baking methods. If you’re craving for a piece, there’s no better place to tap your cravings than at Gartien.
Address: Head Office : 68 Lorong Macalister, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
Gartien’s pineapple cakes are prepared using traditional baking methods. If you’re craving for a piece, there’s no better place to tap your cravings than at Gartien.
Address: Branch : Huey & Wah Café, 3A - G - 31, Straits Quay, Tanjung Bungah, 10470, Penang, MALAYSIA
Treat yourself to the sweet temptations of liege waffles and desserts at Gathers Cafe. Liege waffles here are serve in small portions with a side of sweet and savoury toppings like roasted ham with cheese, banana with caramel sauce and more. For dessert, try the beary caramel and birdy espresso.
Address: 155, Ground Floor, Jalan Raja Uda, Pusat Perniagaan Raja Uda, Butterworth, 12300, Penang, MALAYSIA
While its royal English name sound very grand, it's also locally known as "Gedung Rumput" or Grass Godonm with bullock carts being parked along this wide street.
Address: Lebuh Queen, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 860, Bagan Bukit Tambun, Simpang Ampat, 14110, Penang, MALAYSIA
Gehrig Art Gallery occupies one of the five restored shophouses managed by Coffee Atelier. Owner Stefan Gehrig has a fascination for Malaysian and Southeast Asian art, evident to the numerous local and international art exhibitions that are regularly held here.
Address: 47-55 Lorong Stewart, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Gehrig Art Gallery occupies one of the five restored shophouses managed by Coffee Atelier. Owner Stefan Gehrig has a fascination for Malaysian and Southeast Asian art, evident to the numerous local and international art exhibitions that are regularly held here.
Address: 47-55 Lorong Stewart, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 66 Lebuh Bishop, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lorong Delima 6, Island Glades, Gelugor, 12400, Penang, MALAYSIA
George Town Dispensary is housed in a landmark three-storey corner building at the junction of Beach Street and China Street. The side facing the junction has a classical pediment to mark the main entrance. On the Beach Street side is a five-foot way with the dispensary behind it. On this side of the building is the signage George Town Dispensary.
Address: Gat Lebuh China, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
The George Town Walkabout Tour starts off from the Tourist Information Centre at The Whiteaways Arcade and takes you on a leisurely walk through the inner city. You will discover interesting facts about George Town's historical past from its diverse architecture, monuments and traditional trades. One of the main highlights of the tour is the walk along 'Street of Harmony' where you will find four of South East Asia's oldest houses of worship representing Christianity, Taoism, Hinduism and Islam. The tour is open to local and foreign tourists and it is FREE of charge. The tour operates every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10.30am, and registration starts from 10am on the day of tour itself, on a first-come first-served basis. Read more about the George Town Walkabout Tour
Address: Tourist Information Centre, No. 10 (Ground Floor), The Whiteaways Arcade, Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
The building was a clinic in 1930s, later a barbershop, and other uses. Restored in 2003 and now home to GTWHI, Penang's State Agency for Heritage.
Address: 116 & 118 Lebuh Acheh, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Georgetown Wines was built in what was a Mews back in the olden days. Keeping much of its original architecture and layout intact, the new wine bar caters to the best of Old and New World wines. Before you invest on a bottle, you're free to enjoy it by the glass first while ambling about to the lounge upstairs for a quiet spot.
Address: 19 - 19A, Lebuh Leith, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 98A,Batu Feringgi, Batu Feringghi, 11100, MALAYSIA
Gertak Sanggul Beach is the last Penang south coast beach as you drive west along the Southern Penang coast. Gertak Sanggul beach stretches as far back into Teluk Kumbar and it is also another busy fishing village.
Address: Teluk Kumbar, 11920, Penang, MALAYSIA
Ghee Hiang produces more than 10,000 pieces of its round green bean biscuits depending on the season. It is also one of the oldest bakeries around.
Address: 95, Lebuh Pantai, George Town, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Ghee Hiang, a Malaysian brand built over 150 years, through careful nurturing, sound customer commitment and experience. They pride themselves on being the custodian of centuries-old recipes from Fujian, China such as sesame crisps, oriental almond cookies, tau sar pneah, phong pneah and more. Description by Ghee Hiang
Address: 144-i Burmah Road, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
Ghee Hiang, a Malaysian brand built over 150 years, through careful nurturing, sound customer commitment and experience. They pride themselves on being the custodian of centuries-old recipes from Fujian, China such as sesame crisps, oriental almond cookies, tau sar pneah, phong pneah and more. Description by Ghee Hiang
Address: 216 Macalister Road, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
Ghee Hiang, a Malaysian brand built over 150 years, through careful nurturing, sound customer commitment and experience. They pride themselves on being the custodian of centuries-old recipes from Fujian, China such as sesame crisps, oriental almond cookies, tau sar pneah, phong pneah and more. Description by Ghee Hiang
Address: Lot G15, Ground Floor, Sunshine Farlim Shopping Mall, Thean Teik Road, Bandar Baru Air Itam, Air Itam, 11500, Penang, MALAYSIA
Penang Ghost Museum features the horror and myth of all evils and ghosts, especially of legend stories in Malaysia.
Address: 57, Lebuh Melayu, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Penang Glass Museum produces art glass & make glass souvenirs including customisation of your own glass.
Address: 6, Jalan Burma, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
A family owned sustainable goat farm with approximately 110 goats. Take the tour where Mr.Ho will explain to you the different species of goats, goat breeding and milking process and their 'secret' of keeping the goats healthy.
Address: 98 Mukim 1 Sungai Pinang, Balik Pulau, 11010, Penang, MALAYSIA
Built in 1728 through the joint efforts of the Chinese settlers (Hokkien & Cantonese Communities), the Goddess of Mercy temple is the oldest Chinese temple in Penang.
Address: 30 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling (Pitt Street), George Town, 10200, Penang,MALAYSIA
Address: 59A, Kimberly Street, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 34 & 36, Lebuh Bishop, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
The museum celebrates traditional childhood toys and games that were played by people in Penang when they were small. The museum provides an educational experience, and a glimpse into the past. The museum is housed in a double-storey restored shophouse which was GohKaki Cafe.
Address: 34, Lebuh Bishop, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
The traditional Indian goldsmith sat cross legged on a floor mat. Bent over a small bench to work their work demanded patience creativity and skill.
Address: Lebuh Queen, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 749 Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Pork-free dim sum available daily during lunch hours
Address: Equatorial Hotel 1 Jalan Bukit Jambul, Bayan lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: lot 170-07-01, Gurney Plaza, Persiaran Gurney, Gurney Drive, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lot 3F-50, Queensbay Mall, No.100, Persiaran Bayan Indah, Bayan Lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lot S-27, 2nd Floor, Sunway Carnival Mall, No.3068, Jalan Todak, Pusat Bandar Seberang Jaya, Seberang Jaya, 13700, Penang, MALAYSIA
The Penang Goldsmith Association or Penang Ta Kam Hong is the biggest Chinese goldsmith. It is located along Muntri street and it is the oldest goldsmith in Penang.
Address: 41, Lebuh Muntri, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Staying true to its motto of ‘healthy slice, healthy life’, Grain Loaf specializes in homemade bread, buns, cakes and cookies. Their menu includes Danish pastry, natural yeast bread, cheese cake, chocolate cakes and more.
Address: 2-1-22A. 2-2-22A, Tingkat Mahsuri 5, Bayan Lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA
Staying true to its motto of ‘healthy slice, healthy life’, Grain Loaf specializes in homemade bread, buns, cakes and cookies. Their menu includes Danish pastry, natural yeast bread, cheese cake, chocolate cakes and more.
Address: 28, Lintang Angsana, Farlim, 11500, Penang, MALAYSIA
Staying true to its motto of ‘healthy slice, healthy life’, Grain Loaf specializes in homemade bread, buns, cakes and cookies. Their menu includes Danish pastry, natural yeast bread, cheese cake, chocolate cakes and more.
Address: 399, Jalan Burma, Pulau Tikus, 10350, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 223,Jalan Burmah, Pulau Tikus, Pulau tikus, 10150, Penang, MALAYSIA
Greenapple Academy is a ballet dance academy located in Air Itam.
Address: No. 1 Solok Scotland, George Town, 10450, Penang, MALAYSIA.
Address: 24, Pengkalan Weld, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
The centre aims to promote the value and significance of our local tangible heritage, more so in a UNESCO World Heritage Site like George Town. It features a 16 x 18 foot model of George Town World Heritage Site, sponsored by Think City Sdn Bhd. The Interpretative Centre is contributed by Giat Suria Sdn Bhd to be used for 15 years.
Address: Armenian Street Heritage Hotel, Level 2, Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 266, Beach Street, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Guangzhou Bakery may be known for their mini egg tarts but this local bakery also sells coconut tarts, sesame glutinous rice ball, radish cakes and more.
Address: 158, Lebuh Carnavon, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Away from Balik Pulau town there is a labyrinth of minor roads, pathways and alleys . Cyclists are treated as pedestrians, so you can use bicycle to explore green paddy field, fruit orchard, plantation, mangrove, fishing village and dozen of traditional Kampung in Balik Pulau.
Address: Balik Pulau, Penang, MALAYSIA
The tour brings you on a visit to 6 different habitats, the mangrove system, the Penang National Park turtle sanctuary, meromictic lake, coastal line, the stream system where you will also have your lunch. The tour will take you on a walk to the 1st entry point of Penang National Park with interpretive tour on Flora & Fauna.
Address: Taman Negara P. Pinang, Jalan Hassan Abbas, Balik Pulau, Pulau Pinang, 11050 Penang, MALAYSIA
Come join us and make this bit of green in the heart of George Town your very own adventure!
Address: 673A, Jalan Kebun Bunga, Pulau Tikus, 10350 George Town, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Persiaran Gurney, Gurney, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Gurney Paragon is set to be the new premier shopping, entertainment, office and luxury residential address in Penang. It is a mixed development comprising a 700,000 sq ft shopping mall, an office tower, and two high-end residential towers. It is located on Gurney Drive, a beachfront esplanade that enjoys stunning ocean views and cool sea breezes. But most uniquely, it is built around and inspired by the former St. Joseph's Novitiate - converted into St. Jo's, an area for stylish restaurants and cafes steeped in the architecture of Penang's heritage. Description by Gurney Paragon
Address: Persiaran Gurney, George Town, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Gurney Plaza is a nine-storey shopping complex that is filled with well known brands for shopping, dining and entertainment such as Bobbi Brown, Calvin Klein, British India and more.
Address: 170-06-01, Plaza Gurney, Persiaran, Gurney Drive, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 332, Lebuh Chulia, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Design for comfort, the fully air-conditioned Gym Nation offers a variety of quality fitness equipment and affordable exercise classes.
Address: 25, Persiaran Bayan Indah, Bayan Lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA