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We, Malaysians, take pride in our delicious food. The only problem is, for the night owls out there, finding good food to feast on after hours might be a little bit of a challenge as not many restaurants stay open after a certain time – unless you’re in KL of course. For those of you who live in Penang specifically, here is our list of delicious Penang supper spots for night owls to feast on that is guaranteed to satisfy your cravings.
Sometimes the late-night cravings hit you hard, and you would want something that contains just enough fat and just enough flavour. If that’s the kind of late-night cravings you usually have, make your way to Air Itam Wet Market and get a taste of this Duck Rice that is made with lean duck meat, light soy sauce and some bean curd. We mean, with this kind of meal why would you even want to go to sleep early.
Where to get it: Air Itam Market Duck Rice, Air Itam Wet Market, Jalan Pasar, Pekan Ayer Itam, Penang
The Nasi Tomato in Batu Lancang allows you to have Nasi Tomato with a variety of side dishes to choose from even after hours. The best part is, this stall stays open until 2:30 am in the morning so you can take your time enjoying their delicious food. During the day time, you might have to line up, but at night, you can eat at your heart’s content.
Where to get it: Nasi Tomato Batu Lancang, 25, Lintang Batu Lancang, Jelutong, 11600 George Town
Prawn mee is the go-to supper choice to many locals of Penang. If you’re craving for something soup and spicy instead then make your way to Restoran Old Green House in Georgetown instead. We love the fact that you can choose your own type of noodles, a bowl of your size and even condiments of your choice. We mean, who says options are a problem for people who get late-night cravings? The best part is, their price is affordable, and everything served there is fresh even after hours.
Where to get it: Restoran Old Green House, 223, Jalan Burma, George Town, 10050 George Town
Wood fired Pizza
If there’s one thing that everyone can agree on is that pizza is always a good choice no matter what time of the day it is. At Friendscino, you’re not just getting any pizza; you’re getting hand-tossed pizza made to order before being toasted in their wood-fired oven so that you can taste the crunch with every bite. They also serve good drinks for those of you who feel like it.
Where to get it: Friendscino Pulau Tikus, 19, Lintang Burma, Pulau Tikus, 10250 George Town
If you’re craving some Thai flavours you will definitely want to visit this humble stall in Butterworth. This isn’t just any Tom Yum, every sip of their soup makes you feel like you’re on vacation in Thailand, so we definitely think this place is worth a try.
Where to get it: Raja Uda Tom Yum, Jalan Raja Uda, Taman Mas, 12300 Butterworth
There you have it – delicious Penang supper spots that are available after hours. You can also check out our article on great breakfast spots in Penang.
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