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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.


A local bread institution, Rainforest Bakery offers freshly baked baguettes and breads.
Address: 300, Chulia St, Georgetown, 10200 George Town, Penang, MALAYSIA.
Address: Jalan Raja Uda, Taman Mas, 12300 Butterworth.
Address: 6955, 6948, Jalan Raja Uda, 12300 Butterworth.
A Japanese-fusion restaurant set in a spacious and Japanese influenced decorated place, serving a full-fledged menu including appetizers, ramen, Japanese dishes and desserts.
Address: 61, Jalan Icon City, Bukit Mertajam, 14000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Situated at Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa, Rasa Deli sells sandwiches, whole breads, Danish pastries, cake slices and more.
Address: Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, 11100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Veteran rattan weaver Sim Buck Teik is a 'Living Heritage Treasure of Penang'. He is a second generation rattan weaver who inherited his skills from his father in their home district of Teochew, China before the family moved to Malaya.
Address: 393 Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Red Box is a karaoke entertainment centre located at 1st Avenue Mall.
Address: Lot 8-11, 8th Floor, 1st Avenue Mall, 182 Jln Magazine, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Red Box is a karaoke entertainment centre located in Gurney Plaza.
Address: Plaza Gurney 170-b1-42 Persiaran Gurney, Gurney Drive, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 20,Lebuh Leith, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 23, Jalan Bagan Lallang, Taman Sentral, 13400 Butterworth.
Perfect for happy hours and friendly hang outs, Red Lounge is equipped with Wi-Fi and live band performances to keep you up all night.
Address: 368-1-03, Bellisa Row, Jalan Burma, George Town, 10350, Penang, MALAYSIA
Located on Lebuh Chulia, Reggae Club is a great spot for bar bites and happy hours.
Address: 361, Lebuh Chulia, Georgetown, 10200 Penang, MALAYSIA.
Relax your mind and learn about the mangrove forest in Penang. The recreational park covers 11 hectares of mangrove forest and showcases spectacular flora and fauna. Visitors can enjoy the surroundings while walking on the suspension bridge, viewing deck and more.
Address: Air Hitam Dalam Educational Forest, 13310 Air Hitam, Penang.
Ren i Tang is the result of a two year long restoration project on a 19th century Early Straits Eclectic Styled Building located within the core zone of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Address: 82A, Lebuh Penang, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Nasi Kandar is a real Penang speciality and takes its name from the Malay word for pole or kandar. In the old days, nasi kandar vendors would carry their baskets of rice and spicy Indian Muslim curries around town balanced across their shoulder on a long pole. Customers would simply stop them, choose their food and eat along the roadside. Today's nasi kandar restaurants offer diners a mouth-watering array of curries, vegetables, fish and meat dishes.
Address: 61, Lebuh Queen, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA. ()
Address: 3,Lorong Susu, George Town, 10400, MALAYSIA
Address: 162-164, Jalan Macalister, George Town, 11400 George Town, Pulau Pinang, MALAYSIA.
Address: 6881, Lorong Merbau 1 Off Jalan Raja Uda, Butterworth, 13000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 547,Mukim 18, Tanjung Bungah, 11200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 6735, Jalan Butterworth, Kampung Permatang Manggis, 13200 Kepala Batas.
Address: Jalan Perda Selatan, Bandar Perda, 14000 Bukit Mertajam.
Address: 12,Lebuh Chulia, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 6, 8 & 10,Lorong Ceri 6, Taman Aman Jaya, Off Raja Uda, Butterworth, 12300, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 4562, Jalan Kampung Benggali, Kampung Benggali, 12000 Butterworth.
Address: Persatuan Nelayan Kawasan Ujong Batu, TBP 4309, Balai Nelayan Ujong Batu, 12100 Butterworth.
Address: Persatuan Peladang Kawasan Jalan Genting, Balik Pulau, 11000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 17 & 19, Jalan Selat, Taman Selat, 12000 Butterworth.
Speciality: Fish Head Curry
Address: Wisma Nelayan Pelabuhan LKIM Batu Maung, Batu Maung, 11960, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 2982, Jalan Bagan Luar, 12000 Butterworth.
Address: No. 7088, Jln Bagan Ajam, Butterworth, 13000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: No. 1, Jln Bulan, Butterworth, 13000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: No. 1434, Jln Sempilai, Seberang Jaya, 13700, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: (USM) 32 Lebuh Pekaka 3, Taman Pekaka (Sungai Dua), Sungai Dua, 11700, Penang, MALAYSIA
Nasi Kandar is a real Penang speciality and takes its name from the Malay word for pole or kandar. In the old days, nasi kandar vendors would carry their baskets of rice and spicy Indian Muslim curries around town balanced across their shoulder on a long pole. Customers would simply stop them, choose their food and eat along the roadside. Today's nasi kandar restaurants offer diners a mouth-watering array of curries, vegetables, fish and meat dishes.
Address: 57, Lebuh Queen, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Nasi Kandar is a real Penang speciality and takes its name from the Malay word for pole or kandar. In the old days, nasi kandar vendors would carry their baskets of rice and spicy Indian Muslim curries around town balanced across their shoulder on a long pole. Customers would simply stop them, choose their food and eat along the roadside. Today's nasi kandar restaurants offer diners a mouth-watering array of curries, vegetables, fish and meat dishes.
Address: Restoran Tajuddin Hussain, 45, Lebuh Queen, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: 120, Pulau Aman, 14100 Simpang Ampat.
Address: 36, Lebuhraya Gelugor, Taman Jelutong, 11600 Jelutong, Pulau Pinang, MALAYSIA.
*Restoran Wawasan Mutiara has ceased operations until further notice.
Address: G-10 G-01, Lebuh Teik Soon, Wisma Komtar Carpark 1, George Town, 10000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Campbell Street is Penang's Fifth Avenue, a retail paradise where shoppers can stroll along the row of shophouses and feast their eyes on an array of goods.
Address: Lebuh Campbell, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Rock Spa offers a diverse selection of services such as massages, body scrubs, body wraps, facials, manicure and pedicure and hair removal with a full host of amenities.
Address: Hard Rock Hotel Penang, Batu Ferringhi Beach., Batu Ferringhi, 11200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Jalan Pantai (in front of Klinik Kesihatan Butterworth)
Rope Walk was named after the rope making activities on the street.
Address: Jalan Pintal Tali, George Town, 10100, Penang, MALAYSIA
Similar to the concept of a flea market, this is the place where you can find antique goods such as old coins, watches and even irons. Besides that, this Rope Walk offers various ancillary trade goods such as clothing and local foods.
Address: 11a, Jalan Selat, Taman Selat, 12000 Butterworth, Penang.
Address: 34 Jalan Chow Thye, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
Thick medium or thin?
Address: Chulia Street, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Roti Benggali came from the word Penggali (shareholders' in Tamil).
Address: Lebuh King, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Explore Penang island, the 'Pearl of the Orient' from its sandy shores to quaint countryside. Stops include a cottage industry - to witness the traditional handicraft of batik painting, the countryside for introduction of tropical spices like clove and nutmeg, local fruits like durian and try rubber tapping. Visit a typical Malay Village and feel the air of tranquility, and the legendary Snake Temple, where Pit Vipers adorn the altars. Back in town, check out the duty-free OE Factory Outlet, plus an option to be dropped-off at Straits Quay shop and dine centre. Duration of tour: 3.5 hours
Address: Penang, MALAYSIA
At the end of the town's Main Road is the controlling landmark in Balik Pulau. In the 18th Century, the roundabout marked the location of the town's public pump and served as a water trough for elephants and horses.
Address: Jalan Balik Pulau, Balik Pulau, 11000, Penang, MALAYSIA
One of the world's largest pewter maker, Royal Selangor has three outlets in Penang including Straits Quay, Penang International Airport and Gurney Plaza.
Address: Plaza Gurney, 170-01-01A/31A First Floor, Persiaran Gurney, 10250 George Town, Pulau Pinang, MALAYSIA.
One of the world's largest pewter maker, Royal Selangor has three outlets in Penang including Straits Quay, Penang International Airport and Gurney Plaza.
Address: L2AR41 Level 2, International Departures (Airside), Penang International Airport, Bayan Lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA
One of the world's largest pewter maker, Royal Selangor has three outlets in Penang including Straits Quay, Penang International Airport and Gurney Plaza.
Address: 3A-G-1, Straits Quay, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang, Tanjung Tokong, 10470, Penang, MALAYSIA
Kubang Ulu in the district of Seberang Perai Tengah boasts a heritage building reminiscent of houses in Mecca. It belonged to Tuan Guru Haji Othman, a famous religious teacher during the 1900s. This triple-storey house is more than 100 years old and is presently occupied by the 3rd generation of his descendants.
Address: Kubang Ulu, Bukit Mertajam, Penang.
Run Amok Gallery is a small artist-run contemporary art space located in George Town.
Address: 59A, Jalan Timah, 10300 George Town, Penang, MALAYSIA.
Run Amok Gallery is a small artist-run contemporary art space located in George Town.
Address: 151-0, Off Lorong Hutton, George Town, 10050, Penang, MALAYSIA
The Runnymede at Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, formerly Northam Road, is the name for a group of buildings located by the sea front in George Town, Penang. Also known now as Wisma Persekutuan, Runnymede is famous because Sir Stamford Raffles, who later founded Singapore, used to reside there when he was living in Penang.
Address: Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, George Town, 10500, Penang, MALAYSIA