Thursday, April 19, 2012

Kemunting Lake View Restaurant 甘文丁湖上美食馆

Looking for freshwater fishes? Here's a recommended place in Karangan; Kemunting Lake View Restaurant. They rear they own fishes in an artificial lake and the restaurant is built on the lake.
The restaurant is quite deserted. If you are going from Penang Island, you'll pass by Kulim Hi-Tech Park.
Here's the location of the restaurant.

Fried Baby Cabbages 清炒菜旦胆 RM4.00

3 Flavour Tilapia (Ikan Talapia) 三味金凤鱼 (1.2 kg) RM30.00 

Sambal Kangkung Water Spinach 蕹菜(马来风光 ) RM4.00

Egg Foo Young (Omelette) 芙蓉蛋 RM5.00

Deep Fried Patin Fish (Pangasius) 油炸芭丁鱼 (1 kg) RM26.00

Steamed Catfish with Garlic  蒜蓉白须公 (700g) RM23.10

I found this video on YouTube that features this restaurant:

Kemunting Lake View Restaurant 甘文丁湖上美食馆 Plot 1635, Jalan Simen Kampung Kemunting, Dusun Karangan, 09700 Kulim, Kedah Darul Aman. Tel: 04 - 405 6046 / 017- 405 7551 / 019 - 472 1183 Business Hours: 11:00am - 7:00pm  Closed on Wednesday

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Yea 野 Japanese BBQ . Shabu Shabu Buffet @ Penang Times Square

Tao Authentic Asian Cuisine has opened an outlet at Penang Times Square by the name of Yea 野 Japanese BBQ . Shabu Shabu Buffet at the end of year 2011.
Here's the location.
The charges are as follows:
RM48++ per pax (Adult)
RM24++ per pax (Children 90cm to 140cm in height)

Marshmallow and Chocolate Fountain
typically available at most buffet restaurants

Fry on Crystal board

Shabu Shabu

Taiwanese Crabs ( limited to only 1 per guest)

Sanma 秋刀魚, Baby octopus, Shisamo 柳葉魚

Layer pork
YouTube video: Yea Japanese BBQ and Shabu Shabu Introduction.

Yea 野 Japanese BBQ . Shabu Shabu Buffet
Ground Floor, Penang Times Square,
Jalan Dato Keramat,
10150 Penang.
Tel: 04 - 229 7826
Fax: 04 - 228 3826
Business Hours:
6:00pm - 1:00am (Monday - Thursday)
12:00pm - 1:00am (Friday - Sunday & Public Holidays)

Other affiliated Buffet Restaurants:
Tao 道 Authentic Asian Cuisine Sdn. Bhd.
1-01-05 & 1-01-06, Ground Floor E-gate,
Lebuh Tunku Kudin 2,
11700 Gelugor, Penang.
Tel: 04 - 658 7826
Fax: 04 - 659 7826

Tao 道 Authentic Asian Cuisine & Lounge (JURU) Sdn. Bhd.
1820-f1 & 1822-f1, Jalan Perusahaan Autocity,
North-South Highway, Juru Interchange,
13600 Prai, Penang.
Tel: 04 - 501 7826
Fax: 04 - 501 7827

Tao 道 Authentic Asian Cuisine Sdn. Bhd.
Sunway Giza Shopping Mall, PJ
2nd floor, No.2, Jalan PJU 5/14, PJU 5,
Kota Damansara,
47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Tel: 03 - 6148 2826
Fax: 03 - 6148 5826

Monday, April 9, 2012

Butterworth Tom Yam Noodle @ Penang Hill Asia Cafe

If you've heard of the famous Tom Yam Noodle at Jalan Raja Uda in Butterworth, here's a good news for you. They have a branch here on the island in Ayer Itam at Asia Cafe a.k.a. G-Xiang Food Court near Penang Hill. Here's the map.


The TomYam Noodle stall.
You can choose any add-ins such as fish balls, bean curd, shrimps, minced meat etc.. to your noodle 

It's basically a food court

Fried Oyster RM7.00
There are many stalls. One of them including this one that sells Fried Oyster. 

TomYam Noodle Soup with minced pork, fish balls, button mushrooms etc.. RM4.50

TomYam BeeHoon Dry with bean curd, mushroom, button mushroom etc.. RM4.50 

TomYam Noodle Soup with squid, bean curd, fish balls, etc.. RM4.50 

BW TomYam Noodle
Asia Cafe,
Jalan Bukit Bendera,
Air Hitam, Penang
Business Hours: 5:30pm - 11:30pm (Closed on Wednesday)

Sunday, April 8, 2012

French Dessert @ La Bohème

Updated Dec 10, 2014: It's been closed down.

La Bohème is a patisserie where you can find splendid French bakeries. It's just at the same row as The ship at Jalan Sri Bahari. Here's the location.




Apple Tart RM8.00

Brownie RM8.00

Croissant RM8.00


Crème brûlée RM12.00

La Bohème
42, Jalan Sri Bahari
10050 Georgetown, Pulau Pinang
Tel: 017 - 976 2153 (Mathieu & Huvi)
Business Hours: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Closed on Monday)
Web site: