Sunday, October 30, 2011

MoonTree47 @ Muntri Road

Used to be an incense manufacturing shop named Tian Chin Hiang 天真香, this shop had been renovated and redesigned to become a cafe; MoonTree47.
Here's the location.

Can you spot the DIY lamps hanging outside of the cafe?

Most of the furniture are recycled. How green!!

A collection of nyonya shoes, cameras etc.. antiques..

Mind you. MoonTree47 is not air-conditioned but with electric fan. This is where you can have the retro feel to dine in pre-war building.

The Menu

Italian Iced Chocolate RM13.00

Iced Cappuccino (Double Shot) RM10.00

Souvlaki / Gyro RM9.00

Köfte Burger RM12.00

MoonTree47 is also an art gallery and a budget backpackers homestay. There are many paintings hanging on the wall and you can see a few foreigners checking in and out.

MoonTree47 Cafe & Homestay
47, Muntri Road
10200 Georgetown, Penang
Business Hours:
Mon - Tue: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Wed - Thu: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Fri: 9:00am - 9:45pm
Sat - Sun: 9:00am - 10:00pm
Tel: 04 - 264 4021
FB: MoonTree47 ~月树

Pizza Station @ Sungai Dua

Sept 8, 2012: It has changed again to New York Pizza
Feb 7, 2012: It has changed to Don's Pizza

There's a new pizza shop in town!! It's the Pizza Station. They have just opened a new branch at Jalan Sungai Dua, just next to QQ Ramen at Yellow House. It's original branch is at Sunshine Farlim.

Since it's new and has "Buy 1 Free 1" promotion, a few friends and I went for a try.
Here's the location.

The Menu

BBQ Chicken Bonanza Thick Crust Large RM32.80

Flaming Chicken Thin Crust Large RM33.80

Ham & Shroom Thick Crust Regular RM22.80

Tomyam Chicken Delight Thick Crust Regular RM23.80

Pizza Station Oven Hot Pizza
723Z Ground Floor, Vanda Business Park,
Yellow House, Jalan Sungai Dua,
11700 Gelugor, Penang
Tel: 019 - 338 4640 / 04 - 658 4640
FB: Pizza Station

Lighthouse Coffee @ Bishop Street

Updated Aug 8, 2016: It's been closed down.
Lighthouse Coffee is a good place to hang out with friends. Make sure your group is small because it's not very spacious inside.
Here's the location.

The Menu

Look at the Coffee or Latte Art!!

The various technique of pouring steamed milk into coffee generating different patterns on the surface.

Mochaccino RM8.00

Hazelnut Mocha RM8.90

Ice Blended Chocolate Regular RM10.90

Lighthouse Coffee Cafe
Logan Heritage No 4,
Bishop Street,
10300 Georgetown, Penang
Business Hours: 8:30am - 8:30pm (daily)
Lighthouse Coffee Enterprise 
Office Phone: 04 - 228 8628
Direct Mobile: 012 - 436 0836 (Victor - Chief Barista & Roaster)
Web site:

Monday, October 24, 2011

Face to Face Noodles House @ Penang Time Square

Run by a Sarawakian, Face to Face Noodles House has one of its many branches at the ground floor of Penang Times Square; just a few shops away from Taiwan Kochabi. Face to Face Noodles House has many branches in KL.

It's no wonder they serve Sarawak Kolomee since it's run by a Sarawakian.
Here's the location.

Look at the crowd. This was taken upstairs. It's almost full house.

The Menu
The noodle they serve has a variety from Thin, Thick, Pinch and Mee Sua.

The chilli pastes and sauces..

Each bowl of noodle comes with a small bowl of soup.

Dried Curry Pan Mee (Thin Noodle) RM7.50

House Specialty Hot & Spicy Pan Mee (Thick Noodle) RM6.90

Traditional S'wak Noodles RM6.90

Face to Face Noodles House 面对面板面专卖店
77-G-7, Ground Floor
Penang Times Square
10150 Penang.
Tel: 04 - 226 2285
Business Hours:
11:00am - 9:30pm daily