Penang Isle: The Sunrise McDonald’s Restaurant

Sunrise McDonald's Restaurant

This old but iconic McDonald’s Restaurant at the Sunrise building in Gurney Drive will be closed down soon after serving the local population for many years. It used to be a very popular McDonald’s outlet in Penang and almost every Penang born adult would have visited this outlet at some point in their lives here.

Gurney Paragon Mall

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A newly opened shopping mall along the Gurney Drive coastal stretch, Gurney Paragon Mall is built around the restored heritage structure of St. Joseph’s Novitiate.

Penang Food: Pasembur

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Pasembur is a type of Malaysian Indian salad consisting of shredded cucumber, potatoes, beancurd, turnip, bean sprouts, prawn fritters, spicy fried crab, fried octopus or other seafoods and served with a sweet and spicy nut sauce. Pasembur can be found popularly in Penang, mostly along Gurney Drive.

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