Kim Laksa @ Nan Guang Coffee Shop, Balik Pulau, Penang

vkeongAsam Laksa, Balik Pulau, Food and Drink, Hawker Food, Non Halal, Penang, With GPS Coordinates8 Comments

So you are at Balik Pulau because some locals swear by the laksas here. Note I use the plural, because there are actually two types of tasty laksa you will find here – Asam and Siam (lemak) version. Once you get past the winding hilly roads leading to the small town, finding the laksa stalls will be a breeze – … Read More

Lemak Laksa @ Laksa Balik Pulau, Kafe Chuan Heong

vkeongAsam Laksa, Balik Pulau, Food and Drink, Hawker Food, Non Halal, Penang, With GPS Coordinates7 Comments

Balik Pulau is famous for two things: durian and laksa. Here, two types of laksa are widely available: assam laksa and lemak laksa, where the latter is also known as Thai/Siam laksa. I seldom venture into Balik Pulau because the drive is quite strenous due to the long, windy road. But for personal satisfaction sake to explore Penang entirely, I … Read More

Jawi Laksa (Wan Li Laksa) @ Taman Mutiara, Bukit Mertajam

vkeongAsam Laksa, Bukit Mertajam, Food and Drink, Hawker Food, Non Halal, Penang, With GPS Coordinates11 Comments

If you are tired of eating the same old Penang Assam Laksa at all the already renowned places in the island, there is an alternative. In Jawi (a small town in the mainland side of Penang) there is a famous laksa stall called Wan Li Laksa, or more commonly known as Jawi Laksa. Located next to Jawi’s Tua Pek Kong … Read More