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Food and Culture Tours in Penang

From USD 62.00
  • 3-hour, small-group Penang food tour
  • Tour includes 10 tastings for a full meal
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
Food and Culture Tours in Penang
From USD 62.00
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Evening Food Tour - Penang
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In our 3.5 hour food, we bring you to explore the bustling street food, off-the-beaten experience, savour food in a unique way.
From USD 62.00
Morning Food Tour - Penang
In our 3 hour food tour, you will get to explore the local wet market scene, off-the-beaten sightseeing, taste and experience food in a unique way.
From USD 62.00
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Explore Penang’s vibrant cuisine on a morning or afternoon tour of markets and cafes with a local, food-loving guide. This 3-hour, small-group tour includes 10 tastings and starts at a central location in Penang, and is the perfect introduction to the best things to eat and drink in a Malaysian culinary crossroads.
What to Expect
Make your way to a central location in Penang city, where you’ll meet a local guide and small group for a morning or afternoon food tour of the city.

If you’ve joined a morning tour, walk to the Penang wet market to see stands piled high with fresh fruits and vegetables, and learn the basic ingredients of Penang cuisine. Morning tour tastings include a variety of local breakfast dishes alongside seasonal fruits and drinks, as you make your way from popular destinations to hidden local eateries. Come hungry for this tour, as your 10 food and drink samples make up a hearty lunch.

Evening tours kick off at 5pm, and guests enjoy a full dinner spread across four tasting locations, including local dishes, seasonal fruits, and drinks. The evening tour wraps up in an atmospheric café with drinks and music, and participants in both tours will bring home a goodie bag stuffed with some ‘must-try’ foodie gifts.
Reviews (26)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A fabulous introduction to the street food of Penang

As a huge fan of street food here in the UK, I wanted to do this tour to find out what locals go to rather than what's in the travel books and the tour with Joy didn't disappoint! It was a great introduction to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mauat
JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. It was fun bringing you around! See you soon again in Penang

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By visiting Penang food & culture, it gives me a special re-cap of carefree and enjoyment of eating in the streets with varieties of choices, plus Penang people are friendly. I love most is the "Keuh Chay". A simple bowl of hot "Keuh Chay" with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 123diana168
Reviewed 18 September 2018
Great conversation and what better way to experience Penang than over food

Joy was a lovely warm lady, we felt immediately welcomed on her tour, and you could tell how passionate she was, and that everything she was showing to us and describing to us was all learned from her own passions and interests. Everything was yummy!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alexandra Tanya A
JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad to have met you guys and hope to see you back in Penang!

Reviewed 17 September 2018
The only way to experience

What a fantastic way to experience Penang. Joy was very accommodating and full of great advise. Food is an important aspect of culture and Delish Asia helped me in uncovering those complex layers that make up Penang. I got to try Indian, Chinese, Malay and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mario A
JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our time together! Enjoy Ipoh next year

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile
Incredible Food Tour!

My family and I went on this tour and it was incredible. Joy was an amazing tour guide that was exactly what I hoped for in a foodie tour guide. She was knowledgeable about every stall we went to, took us to three distinctly different...More

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JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thanks KC. You guys were great! Had fun with you all. Keep in touch and let me know when you decide to visit Asia especially Penang.

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3 July 2018|
Response from Colette J | Reviewed this property |
We only did the morning tour. It is not at all arduous.