10 Cafes to Visit in Penang #2

Times flies and I just realized it had been a year since I last compiled the list of cafes worth visiting!
If you haven't, check out Part 1 here.
Let me stress this again, when I say 'worth visiting', the food is good and the price is reasonable.
I'm not a fan of pretty cafes where I can take thousands of selfies
but the food sucks and burns a hole in my pocket.
So here are another 10 cafes you should visit, they are not the latest ones though cause
there are just too many of them, I have lost track and I have no time to check them out so yea here goes:

Spaghetti al Amatriciana [RM15.90]
Cappucino [RM9]
Soul Cafe is the one that I would go back again and again for their pasta, coffee and friendly staff.
They offer a good selection of pasta with generous amount of everything(BACON!) at a very reasonable price.
The cafe also exhibits series of photographs featuring different photographer every month.
Opens Monday to Saturday 11am - 11pm
Closed on Sunday
04-226 8200
12, Jalan Kek Chuan 10400 Georgetown Penang

Almond Salted Caramel Crepe Cake [RM13] | Cafe Latte [RM10]
Brick walls, light bulbs, a book with indie music, nothing could go wrong with those.
Offering good coffee which includes red latte and cold brew, one could go crazy by
just looking at their delicious crepe cakes and tarts!
Located inside the happening art depot, drop by this pretty place for a sip after appreciating some art pieces
or simply enjoy your quiet afternoon here with Kinfolk magazine while people-watching.
Monday to Friday
10am - 7pm
Saturday to Sunday
 10am - 10pm
04-226 6813
31A, Jalan Gurdwara, 10300 Georgetown Penang

3. Sekeping Victoria, Victoria Street
Scribbles on aged and cracked walls, couches made of steel and tall, skinny trees.
Cafe on the first floor and breakfast&bed on the second floor,
this rustic charm has attracted many to take photos and leave lol.
Nevertheless, they have some paleo inspired dishes, burgers and
handmade sandwiches which I haven't tried but looked absolutely delicious. 
Opens Monday, Wednesday to Sunday 12pm - 10pm
Kitchen closes from 4pm - 6pm
04-261 3707
164 Lebuh Victoria, Georgetown 10300 Penang

Plates Brekkie [RM19]
Tuna Kataifi Salad [RM18]
This Instagram-worthy cafe offers a variety of brunch dishes including classics
such as eggs benedict and big breakfast. Personally love their tuna kataifi salad and fluffy pancakes!
This place transforms into a bar in the evening and serves Asian food with extensive choices of alcohols.
Opens daily 10am - 3pm, closed on Tuesday
04-261 1693
44, Lebuh Muntri 10200 George Town, Penang

5. Coffea Coffee, Karpal Singh Drive
Oatmeal Lemon Cheesecake [RM14]
Founded by a Korean guy, Timothy Choi, this multi-award winning cafe 
specializes in Specialty Coffee from the 12 top producing farms around the world.
No proper meal here but you could nibble on some good quiche, sandwiches and cakes.
Of course, don't forget to get a cuppa award-winning coffee!
Sunday to Thursday 
9am - 1am
Friday, Saturday & Eve of public holiday
9am - 2am
04-376 2055
29C-02-17 & 29C-03-17 Maritime, Karpal Singh Drive 2,
Lebuh Sungai Pinang 5, 11600 Penang

6. The Book Sandwich Cafe, Beach Street
Chicken & Ham Carbonara [RM16.50]
Beef Rendang Sandwich [RM16.50]
Another cafe that I have been coming back again and again for their really good food.
They have got some very creative dishes such as BBQ satay sandwich and sambal udang sandwich.
Go for their The Real Burger if you would like some some lip-smacking beef burger.
Not to forget their friendly and attentive staff too!
Opens daily 11am - 11pm, closed on Monday
04-261 3445
205, Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300 Penang
Facebook page

7. Sugar Honey, Campbell Street
Cappucino [RM8.90]
Big Brunch [RM19.90]
Vintage tiles, lamps and beam of sunlight, this place gave most people the wrong impression of only serving dessert
for its sweet name. Absolutely love their coffee presentation and surprised to find the have a wide selection of food
from waffles to sandwiches and fried rice. Most importantly, the price is very affordable!
Read full review here
Monday, Wednesday to Friday
12pm - 12am
Saturday and Sunday
10am - 12am
Closed on Tuesday
04-262 0622
26, Campbell Street, 10100 George Town

8. Spoon Cafe, G Hotel Kelawai
Located on the second floor of G Hotel Kelawai, this is one of the best places
for vain pots like me to take million of photos with its gorgeous interior.
Offering ala carte menu and buffet dinner, this place is inspired by French bistro, 
a combination of casual, elegance and simplicity.
Read full review here
Opens daily 6am - 11pm
04-219 0000
Second floor | 2, Persiaran Maktab, 10250 Penang

Tekka Don [RM25]
Softshell Crab Burger [RM25]
90 Pour Over [RM10]
One of the very few cafes in Penang that provides pour over coffee and also the only cafe in Penang
that uses coffee beans from the award-winning 
P&F Coffee, this place serves really interesting
Aussie and Japanese fusion dishes. You can find sashimi don here
alongside with burger with an entire softshell crab sandwiched in between!
Opens daily except Tuesday 11am - 10pm
018-9949 4018
496, Lebuh Pantai, 10300 George Town, Penang

10. Jeeves Cafe, Love Lane
Shrooms and Bacon [RM16.90]
Salmon Benedict [RM19.90] | Jeeves Big Breakfast [RM23.90]
Affordable breakfast, brunch, coffee and homemade cakes!
Read full review here
Opens Tuesday to Sunday
10am to 6pm
Closed on Monday
04-251 9120
71, Love Lane, 10200 Penang


  1. love your entry, really helps in sourcing out pretty places to date :)
    keep it going!

    1. Thanks so much, will keep it up :) Happy Dating!

  2. Hi Jennifer,

    Nice blog !
    Would like to invite you come over my restaurant and write a blog, any chance to contact you?
    Or you may contact me through whitehousemaritime@gmail.com

    Hope to hear more from you, Thank you

  3. Too many too west-ernized cafe. If it's not for the cozy vibe, any pasta or creme d brule wouldn't be any difference

  4. Thank you for providing the halal info. It is really helpful ;)

  5. Really helpful.. thanks Jennifer for your details review..��


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