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Him Heang

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162A Jalan Burma, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
+1 604-228-6129
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lotus paste” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
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162A Jalan Burma, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Herd instinct works well here. Buyers snapping up items picked by those before them. The store have boxes to pack in your purchases so you can check them onto your flight. Thoughtful service. But think again. The store will push you to jam-pack fill the...More

Thank SingaporeViews
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Him Heang is now a third-generation family business famous for its freshly baked "tau sar piahs" and dry biscuits with ingredients like green bean paste and sweet lotus paste with mostly unpronounceable names (you can't get more authentic than that). I didn't think I'd buy...More

Thank Eunice C
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

How did this restaurant get 4 1/2 stars! I do not like the staff here, they were very rude, my grandma is allergic to onions. I patiently asked the Malay staff, I asked “Is there any onion oil in here”, he reply’s to me “I...More

Thank LukeHanafin
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Him Heang has one of the best Tau Sa Piah in Penang. Though Ngee Heang started before them. The differences are Services as well as taste

Thank PToh55
Reviewed 18 July 2017

My all time favorite tau sar peah shop from a Penangite to another! The taste was still the same. Fresh, crispy soft top crust. Filling was aromatic & loose. Thumbs up!

Thank Jerrelyn G
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Tau sar piah has always been my favorite snack since young. Him Heang's version is undoubtedly tasty & one of the best I have had. Didn't expect to have such a crowd when I went there. Not to miss is their beh teh sor 马蹄酥which...More

Thank AnnDec2012
Reviewed 19 May 2017

To me the best Tambun Peah i have ever tasted. Go to their shop and buy them fresh. You tell me the difference.

Thank Harley_Rider_883
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

One of the most popular traditional biscuits shop in Penang. Famous for its tambun biscuit (tau sah piah) and one can observe that there is always people queuing to purchase. Over so many years they have very well maintained the standard that's why we like...More

Thank Chrislcc
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This is the famous tau sar phiah (sweet green bean biscuit) in Penang. A great gift for families and friends. We had to queue 20 minutes for the freshly baked goodies after making payment. As it is halal it is suitable for Muslim friends as...More

Thank HappyTravelerSarah
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Bought 12 boxes of original flavor biscuit to bring back to china and give to friends. The price is cheap and the biscuit is the best among all biscuit I have tried in Penang

Thank Jeffrey_Teh_2000
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  • Address: 162A Jalan Burma, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +1 604-228-6129
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