Delicious Ice Kacang in Bukit Mertajam

For good ais kacang in [tag]Bukit Mertajam[/tag] 大山脚, most will head to a famous stall in Taman Jaya (directly opposite BM Country Club) We, BM lang refer it as 榕树下 ice kacang because the food court is built under a big tree. It is built as simplest as possible – place some tables and chairs under a big canvas shelter and walla, a place to eat!

Ais Kacang

A bowl is only RM2 and comes with generous amount of “toppings” Why the double quote? Because all toppings are hidden beneath the ice! This is very different from ice kacang in Penang island, where the toppings are placed on top of the finely shredded ice.

Ais Kacang

Digging in to reveal the hidden toppings. In my opinion the ice kacang is good, but not as good as the ones in Lorong Selamat or Swatow Lane. I think the main reason is because it lacks the sarsi/ice cream flavor. Plus the presentation is not as colorful as it could be.

Delicious Ais Kacang

Besides ais kacang, there are also stalls selling kuih, curry mee, mee goreng, sotong kangkung etc. The mee goreng is good stuff, maybe I will blog about it next time. Err.. and you can see there were newspaper articles recommending this [tag]ais kacang[/tag] stall, which they collected and displayed proudly.

Taman Jaya

There, the big tree I mentioned earlier. The popularity of [tag]Delicious Ice Kacang[/tag] in Bukit Mertajam is clearly evident from the number of vehicles parked there. And if you come here at night after 8PM, then you’d be savoring IMO the best char koay teow in Penang, super highly recommended lol.
GPS Coordinates: N5 21.304 E100 28.190

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For good ais kacang in [tag]Bukit Mertajam[/tag] 大山脚, most will head to a famous stall in Taman Jaya (directly opposite BM Country Club) We, BM lang refer it as 榕树下 ice kacang because the food court is built under a big tree. It is built as simplest as possible – place some tables and chairs under a big canvas shelter and walla, a place to eat!

Ais Kacang

A bowl is only RM2 and comes with generous amount of “toppings” Why the double quote? Because all toppings are hidden beneath the ice! This is very different from ice kacang in Penang island, where the toppings are placed on top of the finely shredded ice.

Ais Kacang

Digging in to reveal the hidden toppings. In my opinion the ice kacang is good, but not as good as the ones in Lorong Selamat or Swatow Lane. I think the main reason is because it lacks the sarsi/ice cream flavor. Plus the presentation is not as colorful as it could be.

Delicious Ais Kacang

Besides ais kacang, there are also stalls selling kuih, curry mee, mee goreng, sotong kangkung etc. The mee goreng is good stuff, maybe I will blog about it next time. Err.. and you can see there were newspaper articles recommending this [tag]ais kacang[/tag] stall, which they collected and displayed proudly.

Taman Jaya

There, the big tree I mentioned earlier. The popularity of [tag]Delicious Ice Kacang[/tag] in Bukit Mertajam is clearly evident from the number of vehicles parked there. And if you come here at night after 8PM, then you’d be savoring IMO the best char koay teow in Penang, super highly recommended lol.
GPS Coordinates: N5 21.304 E100 28.190

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11 Comments on “Delicious Ice Kacang in Bukit Mertajam

  1. ICEKACANGGGGGG!
    Got red sugar? XD

    AHHHHHHHHH, will be going back PJ soon :(
    No nice ice kacang for me adee. :(

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  2. Ais kacang~~! I want with sarsi syrup!
    Can’t find sarsi syrup here or in Ipoh :(

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  3. Still prefer Ipoh ice kacang… it’s different from Penang. Penang have sarsi syrup, but Ipoh have santan lemak.

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    1. yuen

      Nolah….many of ABC on BM use black sugar and red syrup.

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  4. chingy – LOL sure got red sugar, no red sugar can call ice kacang? :P PJ also got ice kacang one la aiyo

    jason – Ya! Sarsi flavor for the win!

    New Kid on the Blog – I have never tried Ipoh ice kacang before, any recommendations for nice ones? :D

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  5. if you go down to Ipoh, try the one in Wolley Food Court…

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  6. Bee Bee

    i recommed the best ice kacang is infront the Berapit High School…
    tat can make u dreaming ur child time~`
    really~~
    go n try~~

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  8. Chris

    Now the price went up de, no more RM2…

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  9. tcboy

    tis ice kacang special abit coz it got peanut(not red bean)
    and can order in a cup, not in a bowl
    well i wonder why some ppl like to order in a cup..

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  10. cheery

    there’s one stall of ais kacang dat i recommend you should try it , cos it just simply taste great and yummy , plus its under shady tree and cooling environment , its aroung jalan rozhan ( under tree ) ..there the ais kacang its so yummy and maybe it takes time to serve customer but still its the best ais kacang i ever tasted before .. i hope you try it and post it on .. so that everyone can enjoy this delicious bowl of ais kacang ..;p

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