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Curry Mee @ Pulau Tikus ; Penang Hawker Food


It’s always a happy day during weekend as it’s a non working day. :) Normally we would drive to town area for late breakfast. This is one of my favourite place for breakfast, the food are great and there are lots of choices.

My favourite would be curry mee. This curry mee stall has been featured by Rasa Rasa Penang.

It’s just a very simple bowl of curry mee with some long beans, marinated squid and bean curd. From the picture you also will know that this is my bowl of curry mee as you can’t see any cockles and pig’s blood. Yaya… I know you are going to say I just missed the best part of curry mee right? All my friends and colleagues also said the same thing everytime I eat curry mee with them. hehe…

What to do? I just don’t fancy those 2 ingredients and my health also won’t tolerate me to eat any cockles. 

The soup base was very fragrant. The soup base is not as white as Air Itam Sister Curry Mee. As for the chili, Air Itam Sister Curry Mee is much spicier. 

Although it’s not the first time I eat here, but it’s my first time to order char koay kak. It’s fragrant with adequate wok hei. The char koay kak is more to slighty wet version. There is a generous amount of pickle raddish which is to my liking.

Another of my must order food when I visit this place. Pancake. This pancake is fried with egg, raisin, banana & sesame until fragrant. The sweetness of banana and raisins go well with the flour. The outer layer of this pancake is fried until golden brown which enhance the fragrant. The one that I had at Sin Kim San coffee shop is not comparable to this. :P

This coffee shop is always crowded with people everytime I pay a visit here. Guess must be due to the good food huh. :P  

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27 Comments

  1. Little Inbox says:

    I don’t want cockles to be added too. :) But, pig’s blood still acceptable.

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  2. SimpleGirl says:

    hmm….pancake is on my list….I hope to check this out soon!!!

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  3. Duckie says:

    i find this place ok only. nothing too special about it

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  4. ck lam says:

    The curry mee is ok only…but you can always try out the apom sold by the Indian man and also the koay chiap.

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  5. allie says:

    Little Inbox,
    Seems like you are missing half of the best part of curry mee too? :P

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  6. allie says:

    SimpleGirl,
    Hope you’ll like the pancake and of course, I’ll be waiting for your review :)

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  7. allie says:

    Duckie,
    Mmm.. Ya.. but the food here just suit my tastebud.

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  8. allie says:

    CK,
    Thanks for the suggestion! I did try the apom, it’s good. As for koay chiap, I don’t really fancy it :P

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  9. foodbin says:

    have not seen this pancake in KL.

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  10. J2Kfm says:

    erm, no address or directions?
    is this the one oppo the police station?

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  11. vkeong says:

    I don’t really trust Rasa Rasa Penang after they included a really crappy mee goreng at Gurney Drive into the book. But yeah the curry mee looked really nice.. would like to have a bowl now~

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  12. allie says:

    NKOB,
    It’s not in the market. It’s at a coffee shop next to Hong Leong bank.

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  13. allie says:

    Foodbin,
    Come come… come to PG to eat.. hehe

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  14. allie says:

    550ml jar of faith,
    The coffee shop is located next to Hong Leong bank. I am not sure of the name of the coffee shop, but I’ll try to find it out.

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  15. allie says:

    vkeong,
    oo.. I didn’t know that. :P When you back to Penang, you come to eat la. Hehe…

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  16. elaine says:

    i missed this!!! sad..

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  17. It looks delicious! Love your photographs too! (found you on foodgawker!)

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  18. tastesofhome says:

    wow, this is really making me homesick for Malaysian food!! Gorgeous pics!

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  19. allie says:

    Simone,
    Thanks! YOu’ve got a great blog too!

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  20. allie says:

    tastesofhome,
    There are more to come if you like malaysian food. :) Maybe you can try to cook at your place?

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  21. Allie, I think you got photo sizing problem, just resize they will look better

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  22. the curry mee is indeed very famous. Usually need to wait for sometime when ordering there. I love the soup very nice.

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  23. allie says:

    BBO,
    Which picture are you refering to?

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  24. allie says:

    Steven,
    Depends on luck also… Sometimes it serves fast :P

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  25. wendy says:

    I miss Penang food so much!!! >_<!!!!

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  26. timidmuncher says:

    wah … is this at the New Cathay coffeeshop?
    your photos are divine, very nice indeed.

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