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Food Tour Penang

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“street food”(25 reviews)
“guide kevin”(12 reviews)
“assam laksa”(20 reviews)
With an epic and legendary history, Penang island is one of Malaysia’s most unique destinations. A world heritage site, a port and confluence of some of the oldest families in the country, Penang is a natural choice for visitors to have a sneak peek...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong | CIMB Bank @ Prangin Mall, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 12-212 3473
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great time with Junie. Finding all the hidden gems in Penang and tasting the variety of foods on offer. Junie is exceptionally knowledgeable about the differing varieties of food on offer and led us on a wonderful expedition of foods from all...More

Thank andrewkQ9196WW
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've done many different type of tours around the world and this is perhaps my favorite and a must do while in Penang. As I'm sure you already know from your extensive research on Malaysia, the country consist of three major cultures the Chinese, Indian...More

Thank Herlim L
Reviewed 2 days ago

My boyfriend and I did a tour with Junie and Kevin on my boyfriend's birthday. They were very wonderful, answering all of our many questions and taking us to some great spots we would not have otherwise been able to find. We had a great...More

Thank tjbrinkerhoff
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kevin was a great tour guide. He took us to some great spots where we stuffed ourselves with Penang’s finest cuisine. After each stop, Kevin took us around the area to show us the street art, jetties, markets, and other cool attractions in Penang. Would...More

Thank alowy06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This food tour took us all over Georgetown with 5 different stops for food in a wide variety of settings-- we sampled "the best Laksa in Penang", as well as other Malay, Indian, Chinese, and Peranakan dishes. Our guide Kevin curated a very thorough and...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we came to Penang of course we wanted to experience the local street food. Sure we could have done that by ourselves but after doing the tour with Jesi today I know we would have missed out on so much. Jesi is not only...More

Thank JPoppendieck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious, and we ate at many locations we would never have tried on our own. Kevin was fun to be with and had a great sense of humor. I would definitely recommend this experience.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing time with Kevin who introduced us not only to different styles of food we would’ve never tried, but also to Georgetown, the history and politics of Malaysia and to so much more. We drove around in his car which gave us...More

Thank sguentert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you don't have a lot of time to explore Georgetown this is a great way to see the many different sides to the town through food.

Thank ox10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did an evening food trip(5pm) with Food tour Penang.One of the best things to do in Penang.All the food was scrumptious and we got to try things that we may not have otherwise discovered.Cendool,Apom,Roti jala and chicken satay were some of our favorites.Our tour...More

Thank Mohamed K
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4 July 2018|
Response from chenglye69 | Reviewed this property |
Evening tour is best.Not that hot and in the evening the lights come out making the vista very nice
22 September 2017|
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Response from Turtle035 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Beta, We booked our tour through Food Tour Malaysia website and paid Aud$62 each - children are cheaper I think. It was a great night but not sure if it would really suit children of 3 & 6 as there is a bit of walking... More
8 April 2017|
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