Hello, peeps! It’s a whole new week and if you’re feeling a little slow, here’s what we’ve got for you. Adding a little sweetness and energy to your busy week, we have curated a list of 10 cafes that offer luxurious and eye-pleasing desserts. From amazing soft-serves to watermelon cakes, shall we get started?
10 Cafes In Penang With Beautiful Desserts
1. Me & U
Landing first on our list is Me & U. Standing out as Penang’s first cafe that offers conveyor belt dessert-go-round, this is a pastel-themed cafe with cakes that are aesthetically pleasing. Similar to a sushi shop that features a conveyor belt, simply pick up a plate of dessert that catches your eye. Otherwise, try out their strawberry cups and fresh flaky croissants for a perfect afternoon tea snack!
Operating Hours: 12:30PM – 11PM
Address: 190 Sunrise Tower, Persiaran Gurney, 10250 Georgetown, Penang.
2. REVE Kitchen & Dessert Bar
A fairytale-like spot that whispers a spring vibe, this is a dreamy place that offers unique fusion desserts. Not to mention, there are swinging chairs for you to grasp an outdoor picnic feel too. Filled with beautiful surprises and colours, you definitely have to try out their Bomb Alaska Angku Kuih. Covered with a layer of meringue, don’t be too shocked to find angku kuih and ice-cream in the centre!
Operating Hours: 12PM – 3PM | 5PM – 10PM
Address: 18, Lebuh King, Georgetown, 10200 George Town, Penang.
3. Carnarvon Cafe
Next up the list is a forest-themed cafe. Hidden in a classic shophouse in Georgetown, this cafe has a new secret glasshouse tucked at the back of the cafe. Made to fit only 1 table, the glasshouse has greens and natural lighting that makes it a perfect spot to feed your ‘Gram. As for the dessert, you can’t miss out on Melon Cake! Featuring fresh melon as the base, the top is filled with sponge cake and cream!
Operating Hours: (Tues-Thurs, Sun) 12PM – 9PM, (Fri-Sat) 12PM – 10:30PM (Closes on Monday)
Address: 54, Lebuh Prangin, George Town, Malaysia.
4. Roots Dessert Bar
Standing strong in the dessert scene of Penang, Roots Dessert Bar offers fun cake flavours that just melts your heart. Tucked in Museum Hotel, it’s their signature Watermelon Cake that draws most of its visitors. Consists of a large chunk of fresh watermelon in the centre, the top is filled with layers of rose-sceneted cream that adds a beautiful floral sweetness.
Operating Hours: (Wed-Fri) 3PM – 11PM, (Sat-Sun) 12PM – 11PM (Closes on Monday and Tuesday)
Address: 72 Jalan A.S Mansor, off Transfer Road, Jalan Ariffin, George Town, Penang.
5. Inherit Taste Patisserie
Inherit Taste Patisserie is a new addition to the dessert scene in Penang. Gaining a stream of attention on social media, it’s the colourful desserts here that have a win over many hearts. Most popular for its Mille Crepe Cake and Cheesecakes, the classic flavours are definitely a must-try. But if you’re on an adventure to find more fun flavours, fret not to try out their Durian Mousse, Nyonya Kaya and Mango too!
Operating Hours: 12PM to 10PM (Closes on Wednesday)
Address: 16, Jalan Imigresen, 10400, Georgetown, Penang.
6. Crutzy Cafe
A cafe that stands out with its blue and yellow minion colours, Crutzy Cafe is a spot to chew on Hungarian chimney cakes. Coated in cinnamon sugar after being baked to golden-brown perfection, a generous amount of soft-serve will be topped on the cakes too! Offering sweet options like Lotus Biscoff cookie to pretzels, just pick your favourite one!
Operating Hours: (Mon-Fri) 2.30PM – 11PM | (Sat&Sun) 12PM – 11PM
Address: 40, Lebuh Leith, George Town, 10200 George Town, Pulau Pinang.
7. Moody Cow Dessert
Aesthetically pleasing desserts that effortlessly make people go hungry, Moody Cow Dessert is most famous for its cheesecakes. Moist and packed with cream cheese, each cheesecake flavours are unique on its own. Offering fun flavours like Durian Madness and Nangka Madu, you’ll be more spoiled with the huge serving size!
Operating Hours: 11AM – 12AM (Daily)
Address: 170 Transfer Road Georgetown 10050 George Town, Malaysia.
8. Chloe Cafe
A modern cafe to linger with your friends for afternoon tea, Chloe Cafe is a place that offers a range of fruit teas and milk teas. But surprisingly, they also have some amazing cakes too! Delicate cakes decorated in a simple and minimalist style, don’t miss out on their Strawberry Shortcake and Almond Tiramisu!
Operating Hours: 10AM – 12AM (Daily)
Address: Lot No: 2-1-6A, City Junction, Persiaran Lengkuas 2, 10470 Tanjung Tokong, Penang.
9. Biscotti Cafe
Cosy ambiance that comes with dreamy music, Biscotti is a spot to feed your ‘Gram. A warm-toned cafe that offers cute desserts, don’t be surprised to find a mousse cake that features a mouse and cheese! While it might ring a bell of Tom And Jerry, they also offer other stunning cakes too! Specially made for the grapes season, get ready to snatch a limited edition pastries before it runs out!
Operating Hours: (Mon-Fri) 12PM-7PM | (Sat-Sun) 11AM – 7PM (Closes on Tuesday)
Address: 261 Lebuh Pantai, 10300 Georgetown, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia 10300 Penang Island.
10. Rainbow Cafe
Whitewashed wall, floor to ceiling windows and cute little potted plants, Rainbow Cafe is a familiar place for many. Serving photogenic cakes and beverages, this is a cafe tucked in the beautiful Prestige Hotel. Most famous for its aesthetic cakes and colourful drinks, don’t miss out on this hidden gem in Georgetown!
Operating Hours: 11:30AM – 8PM (Daily)
Address: Lot 4, The Prestige (Arcade), 8 Gat Gereja, 10300 George Town, Penang.
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