Ghee Hiang is a famous manufacturer of Tau Sar Pneah (green bean pastry) and sesame seed oil. They have been making traditional biscuits for the past 150 years using recipes that originated in Fujian Province, China.
Penang’s best centre for an eclectic mix of fashion trends; the seafront complex is home to more than 40 fashion boutiques and 30 restaurants. What makes Paragon utterly unique is the fact that the entire 700,000sqft complex has been built around St. Joseph’s Novitiate, a 1925 chapel that has been beautifully restored and incorporated into the mall’s open-plan layout design.
Gurney Plaza is a waterfront shopping mall in Penang. Opened in 2001, it has three anchor tenants: Parkson Grand, the 12-screen Golden Screen Cinemas and Cold Storage supermarket. The nine-storey mall houses over 380 stores with brands such as Harley-Davidson, Fossil, Versace, Superdry, Uniqlo and more!
Looking for personalised jewelleries? Jo Accessories is here for you. Situated at Beach Street, Jo Accessories provides a wide selection of Swarovski elements, beads, jewellery, findings, packing…create elegant and one-of-a –one-kind masterpieces that you will fall in love with.
Located at Gurney Paragon and Straits Quay Marina Mall, Nasim Carpets is one of the best suppliers of handmade carpets and rugs in Malaysia that offers specially woven carpets with centuries-old weaving techniques.
Baking the authentic flavour you are familiar with over the past century, Ng Kee is best regarded for their Cantonese pepper biscuits, coconut tarts and red bean buns. Freshly-baked egg tarts are another sought-after and best-selling commodity.
A mixed development project comprising a mall, residential tower and office block, Penang Times Square certainly has a central location along about 1 km away from KOMTAR. Spread across its three floors is clothing boutiques, nail parlours, tech stores, a museum and beauty salons, plus a few restaurants.
category: Shopping (George Town)
In similar vein to KOMTAR, Prangin Mall is also great for shoppers looking for bargains, be it in terms of fashions finds or inexpensive electronic goods.
category: Shopping (Bayan Lepas)
Queensbay Mall is the largest shopping centre in Penang. Minutes away from the Penang Bridge, it is a waterfront complex in Bayan Lepas near the airport. The mall is home to mid-level restaurants, branded clothing stores, electronics shops and even a large Golden Screen Cinemas complex.
category: Luxury (Gurney Drive)
For the love of watches, Luxury Swiss watch brand Rado creates timepieces of everlasting beauty, watches that are made only for an exclusive clientele.
World’s largest pewter manufacturer and retailer, Royal Selangor outlets are available in 20 countries around the globe including America, Canada and United Kingdom, offering pewter corporate gifts, christening gift, personal accessories etc.
category: Shopping (Tanjung Tokong)
Extending over two floors, the open air Straits Quay is a lifestyle mall fronting the marina and offering visitors to access to several great local boutiques, visitors can also find a branch of popular spa specialist, Thai Odyssey, a trampoline park and private fitness centre.
The double storey pre-war building complemented with elegant European facades hosts a charming space for events and exhibitions, as well as a retail centre filled with trendy cafes, fashion boutiques, art galleries etc.
Either you’re a chocoholic or not, The Chocolate Boutique located at Jalan Leith is worth for a visit. Chocoholics can gorge themselves silly on over 60 varieties of chocolates. Housed in a charming old wooden mansion, the Boutique turned into a pleasure palace with seven chocolate-themed rooms, ideal for gathering and couples’ date.
1st Avenue Mall
category: Shopping (George Town)
Just across the road from Penang Times Square, KOMTAR and Prangin Mall on Jalan Magazine, the seven storey 1st Avenue Mall holds a variety of well known brand such as H&M, Victoria’s Secret, Cotton On, Coach and Sketchers.