Food & Lifestyle
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
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
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
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
Address: 66 Lebuh Bishop, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lorong Delima 6, Island Glades, Gelugor, 12400, 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
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
Address: 59A, Kimberly Street, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 34 & 36, Lebuh Bishop, 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
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
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
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