Hello foodies! We’re already heading into the last quarter of the year, how time flies! And yes, a new month means a brand new list of new cafes and restaurants to keep your entire month fueled up. So if you’re looking for new cafes and restaurants to visit in October, we’ve got you covered!
Top 8 New Things To Try In Penang October 2019
Here we’ve curated a list of the ‘Top 8 New Things To Try In Penang October’ to appease your adventurous tastebuds. Without further ado, scroll down to find out more!
1. PYNK Penang
If Instagram is your main agenda, you’ll be glad to know that this new cafe’s fancy and charming decor makes a beautiful backdrop. The pinkish walls with fresh plants and wooden furniture, everything fit together perfectly.
Besides, they serve several choices of healthy food including Smoothie Bowls, freak shakes, gourmet toasts and waffles. However, PYNK transforms into a Spanish inspired candlelit haven at night, serving traditional Tapas and Sangria.
📍 57, Stewart Lane, George Town, Malaysia 10200
🕑 8:00 AM – 12:00 AM
2. Xiao Long Kan (小龍坎老火鍋)
Following the successful opening in KL, Xiao Long Kan is finally open at Sunrise Tower, Penang. Originates from Chengdu, they offer an array of fresh ingredients and innards, as well as a selection of delicious broths.
Not to mention, their signature Spicy Broth is carefully prepared from a selection of finest chilli peppers, herbs and seasoning, it’s a must-try for all the hot-pot lovers! Also, don’t leave without trying their Rose Meat Ball, Spicy Chili Beef and Pork Blood.
📍 Sunrise Tower, 190 – 192, Persiaran Gurney, 10250 George Town, Pulau Pinang
🕑 11:00 AM – 2:00 AM
3. The Monarch Tea
Another new brand into the bubble milk tea scene! The Monarch Tea is finally open its first outlet in Penang at Nagore Square. Their menu is equally extensive ranging from the all-time favourites milk tea to refreshing fruit tea and flavourful milkshake. What makes them even more unique isn’t the taste but also each of the drinks has its own character and is named differently.
Do give their most popular drink, Three Kingdom Special Milkshake a try. If you’re not a fan of milkshake, you can opt for other flavours include Fire Dragon, Colorful Joy (strawberry), Hulk Attack (Matcha), Qian Long Pomelo (pomelo) and more! It’s worth mentioning that every drink is so Instagrammable, don’t forget to snap a picture for the ‘gram foodies!
📍 162 & 164, Hutton Lane, 10050 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
🕑 12:00 PM – 1:00 AM
4. Thai Mookata Palace
Having mookata has just gotten a whole lot more interesting and fun at Thai Mookata Palace. Located at Lebuh McNair, this new restaurant brings its interior to a whole new level by setting up the Bangkok-inspired double-decker seating. More than just Instagrammable, here you can savour both soupy comfort (in a selection of Clear Soup or Tomyam Soup) and grilling satisfaction in one meal. It’s the best of both worlds! Trust me, this place is guaranteed to aesthetically feed both your tummies and ‘gram!
📍 166, Lebuh Mcnair, George Town, 10300 Penang.
🕑 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM
5. The Book Sandwich Cafe
The Book Sandwich Cafe on Beach Street has moved into a bigger space just a few doors down the street. The brand new space is absolutely welcoming with beautiful furniture that makes perfect sense together. Don’t be fooled by its name, besides the legendary sandwich, the cafe also serves pasta, salad, mushroom soup, burger, steak and more. In addition, the upper floor is now all set to serve wine and beer and they have daily live-band performances as well.
📍 217, Lebuh Pantai, George Town, Pinang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
🕑 12:00 PM – 11:00 PM
6. Grab Tea
The first robotic beverage kiosk in Malaysia, known as GrabTea, has arrived in Gurney Plaza. Unlike the other bubble milk tea shop, Grab Tea is where you can witness the robot making bubble tea mimicking the movements of human hands. From crafting the bubble tea to sealing and labeling, the robot can make drinks as human beings do! First one ever spotted in Malaysia, so what are you waiting for?
📍 170-05, Gurney Plaza, Penang
🕑 10 AM – 10 PM
7. Xiao Gu Dian (小姑店) The Daily Noodles
Nagore Square welcomes a new eatery – Xiao Gu Dian (The Daily Noodles). They serve a various variety of noodles and snacks. Don’t leave without trying their signature Koay Teow Th’ng which available in soup and dry versions. The hearty bowl of noodles will surely leave you craving for more. Serving comfort food at an affordable price, this is definitely the perfect go-to spot if you’re looking to have casual meals with your friends and family.
📍 203C, Hutton Lane George Town, Penang
🕑 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
8. Bene Divino
Be it a gathering with friends and family, or to just have a place to rest after a long day’s work, Bene Divino is a great option. They serve a variety of options for food but their homemade roasted Siew Back is worth a mention. Sink your teeth into the crispy yet juicy roasted pork and pair it with their cold beer, it’s truly a perfect combo! If you want to try out something fancy, go for their Grilled Fist Fillet with White Wine Sauce. You will love it.
📍 5-G-36, The Promenade, Persiaran Mahsuri, Bayan Baru, Penang
🕑 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
List: New Things To Try This Month
Here comes the end of today’s foodie guide ‘Top 8 New Things To Try In Penang October 2019’, we hope you enjoy reading it. As usual, if we missed out any new food places out there, do let us know in the comments! Thanks and byes!
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