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) Coffea Coffee *Good ambiance, friendly staff and lip-smacking light meals.*

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

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

16) HK Triple Milk *For Eggettes*

17) Garden Paradis *Try their Yaki Soba*

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

19) The Lawn Cafe *Impeccable Ambiance*

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

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

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

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

24) Huey & Wah *Good place for Brunch*

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

26) Urban Daybreak *Good variety of Western Brunch*

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

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

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

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

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

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

33) Roots Dessert Bar *Creative and Adventurous Desserts*

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

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

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

37) Jaloux *Extraordinary Pasta dishes*

38) Tasty Toasty *Good Sandwiches*

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

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

List of Cafes:

3) Ete Cafe *Moved to Lorong Carnavon*

8) Dolce Dessert Cafe

9) Sugar Honey

10) Moody Cow Dessert Cafe

11) Toys Cafe *Moved to a new location*

12) Vivo Cafe

13) Baa Baa Black Sheep Cafe

14) Coffee Affairs

15) Nellcis Passion Cafe

16) The Hillside Cafe

17) The Lightbulb

18) Pik Nik

19) Secawan Hutton

20) DCOVA Cafe

21) Monkeycup Cafe

22) Wheeler's Coffee

23) Caffeine Chemistry Coffee *Moved to Nagore Road*

24) Hana Cafe

25) Auwawa Cafe

26) The Big Fat Hen

27) St. Presso

28) Paul Loiis 

29) Soul Cafe

30) The Library Coffee Bar

31) Street Art Cafe

32) Narrow Marrow

33) Bricklin Bar Cafe 

34) Yella Fork

35) Constant Gardener Coffee

36) Marlons +Co.

37) Junk Cafe

38) Little Nap Coffee Bar

39) Frank Laurent Coffee Roasters

40) Coffee Venture

41) Easy Brew Cafe

42) Artichoke Cafe

43) Pik Nik Everyday

44) Meet Up at Grano de Cafe

45) Coffee Addict *Moved to Hutton Lane*

46) Cafe G Seventies Backyard

47) Garage Coffee House

48) Bark and Bean

49) Dari Cafe *Renamed to Cottiny Cafe*

50) The Shinise of Sekeping Pinang

51) Rabbit Teeth Gourmet

52) Arang Coffee

53) Cool N2 Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream

54) Le Maison Blanche Cafe

55) 3 Leg Cat Cafe

56) Kim Haus 

57) Ice Estate Ice Cream Cafe 

58) Urban Artisan Co.

59) Hideout Cafe 

60) Pony Tale De Cafe 

61) Arabica Estate Cafe 

62) Gudang Cafe 

63) JDog House & Cafe

64) Koffiehouz

65) Garage Nine G9 Cafe

66) Barista Haus

67) Two Seven Coffee

68) Cha Yen Cafe

69) Cafe de Maple

70) Metal Q Caffe

71) 20 Chulia Lane Cafe

72) Bao Culture

73) The Daily Dose Cafe 

74) Casa Calda Cafe 

75) Awakenings Coffee N Tea House

76) Aromas Cafe

77) Born 16 Soft Serve Ice Cream

78) Chapel Street Cafe

79) Urban Spice Cafe

80) Patois Kafe & Bistro

81) Eat Scream 

82) Puppy Pal Dog Cafe

83) Coffee & Friends Cafe

84) Pentagon 5 Studio

85) Black Door Coffee & Tea

86) Ri Cafe

87) The Bean Sprout Cafe

88) Victoria Green Corner Cafe

89) Sin Seh Kai Artisan Bakery

90) The Memory Lane- MUFE

91) ENFD 

92) Gua Gua's Store

93) Ice Cafe

94) Sugar On Top (SOT)

95) 3 Korean Fried Chicken

96) Yolk Breakfast & Grill

97) The Craftisan 

98) Gayo Coffee

99) 15 Grams Coffee Bar

100) Spacebar Coffee

101) Seabrew Cafe

102) O House Station Cafe

103) Sous Vide Cafe

104) Cafe Drop Top 

105) Li Er Cafe

106) Juice Code

107) Le Cafe

108) Meraki Coffee

109) The Business Cafe

110) Smile There 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.