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Food Tour Penang

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1 Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong | CIMB Bank @ Prangin Mall, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Eat Like A Local: Penang Street Food Tour
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With an epic and legendary history, Penang island is one of Malaysia’s most unique destinations. A world heritage site, a port and confluence of some of the oldest families in the country, Penang is a natural choice for visitors to have a sneak peek into being Malaysian. So hop on of our tours with an original Penang born and bred food guide. This is a small group tour with a local guide in a private vehicle. Explore with us the treats of yesteryear with the humble “Penang Lobak”, the “Appoms” and “Kuihs” found only in the Penang backstage and the Penang night hawkers. Come ready for an adventure!
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  • Average4%
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“street food” (24 reviews)
“cendol” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1 Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong | CIMB Bank @ Prangin Mall, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked onto the afternoon tour and our group was just us and one other couple, plus our guide Junie and the driver. She was friendly and quite an efficient guide, as we felt like we packed an awful lot of food into a few...More

1  Thank Adam T
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

It was a very interesting tour, where we got around all the different part of food in Georgetown. The guide Jesi and the driver Bapist spoke really good English and they took account of that one of us, where a vegetarian! Jesi was a very...More

3  Thank Laura B
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

very friedly and went to some very nice food had a bit of everything malaysian and indian food would do it again if in penang well worth it

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I can not say enough about what an amazing experience this was - Jesi (and Baptist) took us on a fabulous tour of food stalls and restaurants that we would never have found on our own. Jesi's passion for food was wonderful and infectious throughout...More

1  Thank Elly764
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

I took the evening tour with Jesi and her driver which took us round (at least!) 5 different spots ranging from hawker stalls to sit down restaurants to try a huge variety of Malay , Chinese, Hokkien and Indian food. I tried things I would...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We had a fantastic food tour in January while in Penang on a cruise. We really wanted to get away from boring cruise excursions and we certainly did that! Jeremy was amazing dealing with our two families (4 adults, 4 kids ranging in age from...More

Thank Sarah P
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Quality food here is a matter of personal taste.Prices are at a slight premium to hawker sites.However this is a tourist catchment area and rental is bound to be higher,Hence the price mark ups.My favourite hangout is Marrybrown Restaurant located at 5th floor of Prangin...More

Thank chenglye69
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We did an evening food tour with Kevin and had a blast! He took us to places where most tourists wouldn’t dream of going. We ate Chinese, Malay, Indian and Peranakan food in tiny food stalls and enjoyed it all. Kevin knows this town and...More

Thank stuross
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Junie was a great guide and my partner and I just loved this evening tour. You visit all the sites in a van so you cover a lot of territory. Our small group all got along fabulously which made it even more special. Junie is...More

Thank Winstonthedog
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Our guide was Kevin, who was great -- he took us on a personalized, private tour of the street food in Penang by way of his car. He took us to many different stalls, where we tasted cendol, assam laksa, char kuey teow, Indian pancake,...More

Thank shatta84
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PavethraP
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Response from Turtle035 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Beta, We booked our tour through Food Tour Malaysia website and paid Aud$62 each - children are cheaper I think. It was a great night but not sure if it would really suit children of 3 & 6 as there is a bit of walking... More
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8 April 2017|
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Hi, Please provide us your email details so that we can send you the information
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17 January 2017|
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Hi, it's possible. Kindly email us your requirements at hello @ foodtourmalaysia . com
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