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: 3B, Jalan Irrawadi, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 122A, Jalan Hutton,, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
A contemporary French grill restaurant set in the Le Dream Boutique Hotel right in George Town.
Address: 139, Jalan Pintal Tali, George Town, 10450, Penang, MALAYSIA
Laconic Art is a local jewellery store that specialises in metal jewellery pieces.
Address: 5th floor, Unit 5, Gurney Plaza, 170-06-01, Persiaran Gurney, Gurney Drive, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Laconic Art is a local jewellery store that specialises in metal jewellery pieces.
Address: 399, Lebuh Chulia, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
An open air restaurant under the cashew trees on the left of Jalan Bharu called 'Laksa Pokok Janggus' which serves a well known Malay style laksa of the sour variety.
Address: Jalan Bharu Balik Pulau, Balik Pulau, 11010, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 185 Jalan Macalister, Macalister, 10150, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 97A, Tan Jetty, Pengkalan Weld, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Lavender Café & Bistro has ceased operations until further notice.
Address: 11, Lorong Bangkok, Pulau Tikus, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 50,Lebuh Kurau 3, Chai Leng Park, Butterworth, 13700, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lebuh Chulia (across from the 7-eleven), George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Lee Xi Wen is a Chinese medical hall located on Lebuh Campbell.
Address: 164-C, Lebuh Campbell, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Leo Books is all about making reading more affordable to all Malaysians. Located at Island Plaza, this independent book store offers a choice of both new and used books that are kept in prime conditions.
Address: Lot 1-25, First Floor, Island Plaza, 118, Jalan Tanjung Tokong, Tanjung Tokong, 10470, Penang, MALAYSIA
Leong How Keng's tiny bakery shop is famous for its coconut tarts. Only 300 tarts are made each day, so customers make a bee-line to the bakery bright and early each morning! Leong learnt his recipes from his father who established the bakery and he has spent over three decades perfecting his craft. His wife runs the shop counter leaving him to concentrate whiole-heartedly on baking coconut tarts and other traditional Chinese pastries.
Address: C8 People's Court Lebuh Cintra, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Operating since 2006, Lily's Vegetarian Kitchen is a family establishment through and through that serves as a family tribute to Madam Lau Geok Ngoh. Today, her daughter Lily runs as the head chef of the kitchen. Lily's soy-based and vegetarian menu is a hit among vegetarian and most of the ingredients are sourced from the organic farms in Cameron Highland. If you're craving for Malaysian delights, sample their vegetarian satay, curry mee, green curry rice and more. Lily's also serves lacto-vegetarian menu.
Address: 98 Noble House, Madras Lane, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
Lim Wah Thai specialises in producing local products in the likes of Chinese herbal soup, preserved local fruits, local traditional herbs and more.
Address: 3-A, Jalan Gottlieb, George Town, 10350, Penang, MALAYSIA
Line Clear Nasi Kandar is a good place to dine if you're looking to savour the Penang speciality any time of the day. Its alleyway location may be off-putting to some but they're known to serve some of the cheapest nasi kandar in town.
Address: Off Jalan Penang, George Town, 10000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Waterfall Hotel 31 Jalan Gottleib, George Town, 10350, Penang, MALAYSIA
Started in July 2006, Little Penang Street Market is a non-profit making community venture, brought together by a small volunteer committee. This monthly market ethos the establishment a community-based market place for cultural and creative entrepreneurs. Aside from supporting local artists and entrepreneurs, singers and musicians also showcase their music here. Little Penang Street Market runs every last Sunday of the month. Image courtesy of Little Penang Street Market
Address: Upper Penang Road, George Town, 10000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 325,Pulau Tikus, Pulau tikus, 10350, Penang, MALAYSIA
Operates daily, locals would visit Lorong Kulit Flea Market for a dose of handmade handicrafts and pre-loved goods.
Address: Jalan Dato Keramat, George Town, 13600, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 55, Lorong Seratus Tahun, George Town, 14000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 3A-5-06 Bukit Jambul Complex, Jalan Rumbia, Bayan Lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 33-5-09 Prangin Mall , No.33 Jalan Lim Chew Leong, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: No 3879 , Jalan Bagan Luar, Butterworth, 1200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Love & Latte prides itself for its signature Nutella-based beverages - you can have it as hot latte or ice blended. If you're not here for the sweet stuff, sample its savoury pancakes with toppings like bacon and egg, smoked salmon with egg as well as the usual maple syrup and butter.
Address: 86, Love Lane, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Not only is the cafe beautifully decorated, the food served at Love Bites are at all times prepared with love, and beautifully presented. Love Bites cafe serves Asian fusion cuisine.
Address: 11, Jalan Nagor, George Town, Penang., George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lorong Selamat, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Lorong Selamat, George Town, 10400, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 99,Jalan Permai, Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, 11200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Jalan Bukit Bendera, Air Itam, 11500, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 124-D, Jalan Burma., George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA