Fried Oyster (O Chien) @ CH Coffee Shop, Bukit Mertajam

I miss blogging about my hometown’s food. For those who don’t know where I am from, it’s Bukit Mertajam – a small town on the mainland of Penang. Now that I am home for the holidays, it is time for food hunting again. There is a saying in the Chinese community that good food can always be found near temples. …

melaka wantan mee

48 Hours of Melaka Food, the not so Touristy Guide

I spent my last weekend in Melaka searching high and low for good food that I did not manage to try in my last trip. Honestly, when I read back the trip I had almost three years ago I find it very touristy feel. So this time my aim is to those I missed and those not-so-famous places that are …

New Lane Hawker Food

New Lane (Lorong Baru) is a street off McAllister Road in Penang that transforms into a food heaven when night falls. By 5-6pm, both sides of the street will be lined up with hawker stalls, leaving the patrons spoilt with choices. Although the stalls are many, some of them are redundant. Char koay teow, satay, popiah, bbq chicken wings, fried …