A revisit to US Pizza, US Pizza is situated at Island Glades, Greenlane, one of the strategic location in the heart of Penang. Established since my schooling years, one of our favourite place to gather for birthday celebrations and reunions. With their attractive Tuesday deals, RM32 for two regular pizza or RM42 for two large pizza (saving up to RM23.90). Get a 30% disc off during weekday (11am to 3pm) lunch from RM8.38 onwards. The place is well decorated with car plates from all around the States and vibrant choice of funitures to match the setting.
The Daily Dose Cafe is part of my short listed must visit cafe since the past few months. But with the endless pile of work coming my way, it has definitely delay my trip to this cafe. We decided to have brunch in the cafe for a change instead. The cafe is situated along the narrow Steward Lane, walking distance to the Cafe Atelier and the Goddess of MercyTemple. The ambience of the cafe is lovely with a fish pond located in the middle of walkway. Decorated with pictures of wars and fights. Be warn! It could be rather disturbing after observing the picture further. Back to their menu, there were limited choices for main dishes.
Hopping from one cafe to another had became a trend in Penang. Not sure which to choose? You would probably want to add Black Kettle to your list. Located along Beach Street, parallel to Chulia Street serving a variety of English style bread loaves and a list of brunch items to choose for dine in. Highly recommended is their freshly baked croissants and bread loaves. We are lucky to be able to catch the head chef in action carrying tray after tray of freshly made loaves hot out of the oven. Tempting us to grab a loaf of their poppy seed flavour home with us.
Unlike other cafes, Black Kettle is spacious and elegantly design. The interior is design different in every section, there is a corner with greens and natural sunlight and the cozy couch with white arch design. The bakery and order counter is located at the front of shop, where the customers are given an ample of space to have their on private conversation comfortably.
The famous Uncle Jang restaurant is now here in Penang. The Uncle Jang franchise is located at Vantage Desiran Tanjung, the row of shophouses situated along the main road of Tanjung Tokong on your way to Tanjung Bungah. Their main menu is their dak galbi with a choice of Original Spicy or Super Spicy. The traditional dak galbi is one of the most popular Koreans dish. Dak galbi consist of diced chicken marinated in gochujang paste (Chilli pepper paste) stir fried together with slice cabbages and noodles on a hot plate.
If you are looking for a place to stay this Merdeka weekend, with the convenience to the delicious hawker food stalls in Georgetown. Put Hotel GLOW into your search list. Located on Macalister Road and within walking distance to KOMTAR/ 1st Avenue Mall and the famous New Lane hawker stalls. Not to mention, it is 300 – 500 metres walk from the freshly made tau sah pheah from Ghee Hiang. If you are an adventurous person and doesn’t mind the sun, it is a good starting point to discover the historical Penang.
Hotel GLOW focus on comfortable bedding, basic gym access, free WIFI access, self served breakfast to go and great showers and amenities. Best of all, at a reasonable price. Despite being in the heart of the city, Glow offers an ample of space in the room to allow their guests to unpack and roam around comfortably with a modern interior.
If you haven’t got your fill of yummies from the Plates, just take a walk to their dining area and bar, Inch Food Bar. Inch is a Southeast Asian bar and restaurant serving authentic Thai dishes in Tapas style while Plates serve a western brunch and snacks. Strategically located at Lebuh Muntri near the Georgetown heritage trails, Inch is perfect for a pint or two after a long tour around our beautiful town.