"You must try the local food" Where to find cheap tasty food ? Tip by jmmorgan

  Burmese Temple
by jmmorgan

Favorite thing: Penang is one of the food capitals of the world. When there you must try to eat the local hawker food. It is confusing at first but don't worry, people are very friendly and will soon be directing you towards their favourite stall and their favourite dishes.
Have a wander around the stalls and see what takes your fancy. If there are two or more of you visit several stalls and order a variety of dishes. There are no menus and each stall tends to specialise in only one type of dish.
Once you have ordered sit at a table and your food will find you! Payment on delivery. The drinks vendor will come to you once you are seated.

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 18, 2003
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