List of Penang's Cafes

While checking out cafes in town is a new trend, here's a list and guide to some of the cafes that I've visited earlier ago.....

Ken's Favorites:

1) Bibis Fashion & Bakery Cafe *For their Egg Ben with English Muffin*

2) The Alley *For their made-to-order Churros and Cronuts*

3) Coffee Elements *Cozy ambiance, worth-trying Bagels and English Bloomers.*

4) Jawi House Cafe Gallery *For their Nasi Lemuni and home-made Cakes*

5) Budan's Brew Coffee Bar *Relocated to Pulau Tikus*

6) Just Caffe *Check out their Panini Sandwiches*

7) Coffee Smith *Mentaiko Cream Linguine and Beef Fillet Porcini Risotto are to die for*

8) Love a Loaf Bakery *Green Tea Mochi Buin is good*

9) The Safe Room *Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream*

10) The Haven Harbour *Moved to New World Park*

11) DCOVA- Revisit *Very nicely done for their Pasta dishes, visited twice and consistency is there.*

12) Brew Cafe *Good ambiance*

13) D' Fat Mona Lisa *Try their Roasted Espresso Chicken*

14) Macallum Connoiseurs *Great ambiance with ample of parking spaces.*

15) HK Triple Milk *For Eggettes*

16) Garden Paradis *Try their Yaki Soba*

17) Black Kettle *Good Place for Brunch and Artisan Breads*

18) The Lawn Cafe *Impeccable Ambiance*

19) Passionis *Top-Notch hand-crafted Desserts*

20) Fourspoons Dessert Cafe *Japanese-influenced Soft Serve with Satisfying Waffles*

21) Creameal *Crispy Waffles paired with artisan Ice Cream*

22) Cafe Lagenda *Interesting range of Malay-dishes*

23) Huey & Wah *Good place for Brunch*

24) Metisser Patisserie & Tea Room *Perfect for Tea lovers*

25) Urban Daybreak *Good variety of Western Brunch*

26) Wa-Kao Cafe *playful combination of local Tong Shui with artisan Ice Cream*

27) Corgi & The Gang Pets Cafe *Playground for Canine lovers and commendable Waffles*

28) Let's Meat *Serves hearty brunch meals*

29) Shia's Homemade Granola *for the health freaks*

30) The Little Journeyman Cafe *Interesting Pasta dishes/ Instagram-worthy melted Raclette Cheese*

31) Lavish Bakery Cafe *Pastry-Desserts with a modern twist*

32) Roots Dessert Bar *Creative and Adventurous Desserts*

33) Teels Heritage Cafe *Spectacular ambiance and good food with unbeatable prices*

34) The Ais *Artisan Ice Cream with funky flavors, most suitable for the adventurous*

35) Kraffmen Cafe *Australian-influenced cafe with imaginative flair*

36) Jaloux *Extraordinary Pasta dishes*

37) Tasty Toasty *Good Sandwiches*

38) Komichi Tea House *Great variety of Green Tea products*

39) Snow Story *Exceptional Japanese desserts with above-par Western food*

40) Les Grain Bakery & Eatery *Quality Japanese-bread and pastries*

41) The Mermaid Cafe *Interesting range of fish dishes*

42) Bingsu 9 Korean Dessert Cafe *Superior Bingsu*

List of Cafes:

3) Ete Cafe *Moved to Lorong Carnavon*

9) Baa Baa Black Sheep Cafe

10) Coffee Affairs

11) Nellcis Passion Cafe

12) The Hillside Cafe

13) The Lightbulb

14) Pik Nik

15) Secawan Hutton

16) DCOVA Cafe

17) Monkeycup Cafe

18) Wheeler's Coffee

19) Hana Cafe

20) The Big Fat Hen

21) St. Presso

22) Paul Loiis 

23) Soul Cafe

24) Narrow Marrow

25) Bricklin Bar Cafe 

26) Constant Gardener Coffee

27) Marlons +Co.

28) Junk Cafe

29) Frank Laurent Coffee Roasters

30) Coffee Venture

31) Easy Brew Cafe

32) Artichoke Cafe

33) Pik Nik Everyday

34) Meet Up at Grano de Cafe

35) Coffee Addict *Moved to Hutton Lane*

36) Bark and Bean

37) The Shinise of Sekeping Pinang

38) Rabbit Teeth Gourmet

39) Arang Coffee

40) Le Maison Blanche Cafe

41) 3 Leg Cat Cafe

42) Kim Haus 

43) Urban Artisan Co.

44) Hideout Cafe 

45) Pony Tale De Cafe 

46) Arabica Estate Cafe 

47) Gudang Cafe 

48) JDog House & Cafe

49) Koffiehouz

50) Garage Nine G9 Cafe

51) Barista Haus

52) Two Seven Coffee

53) Cha Yen Cafe

54) 20 Chulia Lane Cafe

55) The Daily Dose Cafe 

56) Born 16 Soft Serve Ice Cream

57) Chapel Street Cafe

58) Urban Spice Cafe

59) Patois Kafe & Bistro

60) Eat Scream 

61) Coffee & Friends Cafe

62) Pentagon 5 Studio

63) Black Door Coffee & Tea

64) Ri Cafe

65) The Bean Sprout Cafe

66) Victoria Green Corner Cafe

67) Sin Seh Kai Artisan Bakery

68) The Memory Lane- MUFE

69) ENFD 

70) Gua Gua's Store

71) Ice Cafe

72) Sugar On Top (SOT)

73) 3 Korean Fried Chicken

74) The Craftisan 

75) Gayo Coffee

76) 15 Grams Coffee Bar

77) Spacebar Coffee

78) Seabrew Cafe

79) O House Station Cafe

80) Sous Vide Cafe

81) Cafe Drop Top 

82) Li Er Cafe

83) Juice Code

84) Le Cafe

85) Meraki Coffee

86) The Business Cafe

87) Smile There Cafe

88) Art Nature Cafe

89) White Paws Mansion

90) Matcho Cafe

91) Firefly Jetty Cafe

92) Rollney Kurtos Kalacs

93) Coffee Signature

94) Garden Sweet Bowl Cafe

95) The Nook- Books and Coffee

96) The Morning After

97) Carrot Fish

98) Little Joe Cafe & Grill

99) Hakuna Matata

100) The Line Sandwich Cafe

101) Swens Pastry Cafe

102) Hive by Love A Loaf

103) Whisk

104) Fuku Eatery & Desserts

105) Pilipala By Woodmanz

106) Pepper Salt

107) M'atural 

108) Hello & Co.

109) Watercolor Bakery & Cafe

110) Golden T Cafe

111) Aboo Backer

112) 86 Dew Cafe

113) Petit Cafe

114) Coffee 1911

115) Potters Place

116) Home Cafe (Tanjung Bungah)

117) Home Cafe (Bukit Jambul)

118) The Lengkuas Cafe

119) & Dolce

120) Javu 

121) Monkey Legend 

122) A Place 26

123) Ang Ang's Roastery

124) Chloe's Cafe

More to come.... the list will be updated soon. Stay tuned. 


  1. Please help to verify "Yella Fork " still operate or closed down?

  2. I think Bao Culture already closed down.

  3. It would be smarter to filter out those ones which are closed.