Machang Bubuk is a quiet neighbourhood situated within Bukit Mertajam. It might be small but there are hidden gems in every corner that might be a little tricky to find, and our job is to discover and deliver the best for you. So if you’re looking for the perfect hangout spot at Bukit Mertajam and love cakes as much as we do, we’ve got you covered.
Guagua’s Store: A Dream Come True For Her (The Owner)
Operating in an annex attached to a classic wooden village house, Guagua’s Store is like a dream come true for the owner. This space used to be a storeroom next to her house and it is now transformed into a quaint little cafe which serves homemade and unique kind of cakes. This small and cosy cafe will surely offer you a warm break from the energy of the city, sit back and relax to enjoy a cup of hand-brewed coffee and awesome cakes.
Cake lovers, are y’all ready?
At Guagua’s Store, cakes are freshly made daily. Baked from the finest quality ingredients, ensuring you only get the best taste and presentation of the cakes. Moreover, their cake game is so unique that it tempts you to try every single thing they offer on their menu. And we certainly wouldn’t mind doing that either.
#1 Sweet Potato & Salted Egg Cheesecake (鹹蛋超人還是留了下來地瓜鹹蛋乳酪蛋)
The first on our list is Sweet Potato & Salted Egg Cheesecake. Surprisingly, the flavours of sweet potato and salted egg paired well with creamy-cheesy texture. The perfect balance of salty and sweet will leave you wanting more and make your day better! Take a look at the picture we’ve included, you’ll be able to tell the amount of effort they’ve invested in the piece of goodness.
#2 Cempedak & Yam Cheesecake (尖不辣是真的不辣尖不辣芋頭乳酪蛋糕)
Known to mix unique and exciting ingredients, another wow-factors flavour is the Cempedak & Yam Cheesecake. The cempedak cheesecake itself is an art and when topped with stir-fried yam as well as the melt-in-your-mouth texture of the cake, you can feel yourself drowning in an ocean of cempedak and you’d want to stay there forever.
#3 Dragon Fruit & Kiwi Cheesecake (火龍果和奇異果已經在一起乳酪蛋糕)
That’s not all, this Dragon Fruit Kiwi Cheesecake right here has an amazing presentation. The dragon fruit provided a sleek texture to the creamy-sweet cake while the kiwi slice cuts through the creaminess and offered a refreshing bite. Seriously, the cake is too gorgeous and you’ll actually feel pretty bad for cutting and ruining a masterpiece.
#4 Mango Cheesecake (還是會見到水仙小姐芒果乳酪蛋糕)
Last but not least, the signature cake that loyal customers usually order is definitely the Mango Cheesecake. You can find the entire cake topped beautifully with cubes of fresh and juicy mangoes. The balanced combination of the mangoes and the creaminess of the cake proudly proves the bakers’ mastery of top-notch baking skills.
Their Coffee Is Good As Well!
Their beverage menu is simple, coffee, tea and chocolate. What’s worth mentioning is the freshly brewed hand drip coffee is simple yet enough for people to keep reminiscing it. If hot beverages are not your thing, their cold brew is something. Pair your cuppa with their irresistible cheesecake, perfect!
Guagua’s Store (呱呱小舖)
The owner of Guagua’s store constantly change their cake menu and their menu varies day-to-day depending on what is in season, so you’ll have to be in luck to try what you’re looking for! Also, you can always check out their facebook page for more updates.
One last thing, the space at Gua Gua’s Store is rather limited and could only accommodate a maximum of 12-15 diners at a time. All you gotta do is step in with a little patience and wait for an empty table. Trust me, you should visit them at least once in your lifetime.
📍895, Jalan Tiga, Machang Bubok, Bukit Mertajam Bukit Mertajam
🕑3:00PM – 10:00PM (Thurs – Sat), 3:00PM – 8:00PM (Sunday)
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