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Independence Day of the United State of America Gala Dinner at Hotel Equatorial Penang

In celebration of America’s 241st Independence Day of the United State of America, AmCham Malaysia is collaborating with it diamond, gold and silver member to organize a gala dinner at The Hotel Equatorial Penang on 12 July 2017. The event welcome Her Excellency Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir, TheU.S. Ambassador to Malaysia and Dato’ Haji Mohd Rashid bin Hasnon Deputy Chief Minister 1 of Penang together with 400 distinguished guests.

School for Mentally Retarded Children Data Keramat, The Penang Ru Yi Home and AMCHAM CSR Fund was identified to be recipient of charity from this event. 5 Auction items such as Calligraphy Art “Contemplation”, Angel’s Envy Rye Whisky, Serenity Wool Paiting, Luxurious 2-hour Sunset Cruise and Merly Jewellery was sponsored. On top of that Top 3 Raffle Prizes included are Celestial Jewelly worth RM5000, RM3000 cash voucher for cruise ride by Vangohh Seafarer and Mantel Clock woth RM3900.

It was an awesome night and we are glad to be part of the event.

Dim Sum at Golden Phoenix Hotel Equatorial Penang

Hotel Equatorial Penang has numerous great restaurant such as Nada Lama, Kampachi and also Golden Phoenix, we visited first two restaurant before but this is the first visit to Golden Phoenix. Golden Phoenix is a Chinese Restaurant features authentic Szechuan and Cantonese cuisines. New variety of awesome Dim Sum included in the menu that make it more than 30 varieties of Dim Sum offer. Golden Phoenix is a pork free restaurant and ingredients use are the best in class. We are honor to be invited for newly launch menu from Chef Vincent Tan who has over 10+ years of culinary experience

*Good News* Like & Share a post in Hotel Equatorial Penang Facebook Page and get a basket of premium Mini Abalone Siew Mai (3pcs). Valid for July only, no limit of “Like & Share” per table but limit to one “Like & Share” per person.

Pu Er Tea, from the first sip we can tell the different with other dim sum restaurant, tea served here are very smooth and have strong tea fragrance.

鮑魚仔燒賣 Bao Yu Zai Siew Mai, steamed mini abalone Siew Mai. Big chunk of chicken meat and prawn nicely season to flavor, topping with mini abalone.

腊味韭菜餃 Lap Mei Gap Choy Gao, steamed chive dumpling with Chinese sausage. If you are fan of Chinese Sausage like me then you will like this steamed dumpling as it has very strong sweet taste from Chinese Sausage and good bite texture from chive.

紅油鮮蝦水餃 Hong Yao Shui Gao, steamed prawn dumpling with chili oil.

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Private Ramadhan Buffet 2016 at Hotel Equatorial Penang

Have you ever consider to have a private Ramadhan event at Hotel? Completely private! It can be interesting if you have a group of friends or colleague, you can now enjoy a private room buffet at Hotel Equatorial Penang for just RM85 or RM70 nett per person with minimum of 50 person. Three different menu available for RM85 (early bird, normal price RM100) while two different menu for RM70 (early bird, normal price RM80). Here we review on RM85 menu A. Each package include Raya Theme decoration in private room and 10 complimentary car park slots. Other than that, if you plan to have private function at home aka catering, RM560 nett for 10-12person portion are available as well, free delivering within Penang Island with minimum of 2 sets.
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Let get started with Salad Bar that has cucumber, tomato, carrot, lettuce, sweet corn, cabbage, capsicum…etc came with assorted dressing.
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Moving to appetizer bar, there is assorted kerabu, ikan masin, telur masin, ulam…etc. Assorted keropok are included as well, great for kids. I like those kerabu as it is very appetizing, sour and spicy. I like Ikan Masin but it is a little bit too big and without porridge I just can’t find a way to eat it, what a waste. Initially I though only 1 type of Ikan Masin and the rest is deep fried fish but who know there is 3 different type of Ikan Masin. Haha! Continue reading Private Ramadhan Buffet 2016 at Hotel Equatorial Penang

Equatorial Hotel Penang Ramadhan Buffet

It not long ago from my last visit to Equatorial Hotel and I am return here again for Ramadhan Buka Puasa Buffet. Restaurant is very spaces and nice decorated, ample of walking space in between and at the buffet counter. Right in front of the restaurant is a big pool with lot of coconut tree that look like a beach, live band performance during our visit but to enjoy you need to sit outside which is very comfortable as well.
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Hari Raya Celebration
Available: Daily, 6.30pm – 10.00pm
Price: RM120 nett per adult, RM60 nett per child

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Assorted Keropok and bakery. There is 5 different type of Keropok and all are fresh and crispy. Assorted bread and bun are available as well but seem like not much people eating since it is dinner buffet anyway.
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Sausage bun
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Hotel Vistana Authentic Malay Delicacy Ramadhan Buffet

This is my very first visit to Hotel Vistana and this round we going to try their Ramadhan Buffet, I am very impress with the “Warung” style decoration and placement, every decoration great demonstrated Malay style which nicely fit the Ramadhan Buffet Theme. The Ramadhan Buffet starting from 19 June until 16 July 2015, RM65 Nett for Adult and RM30 Nett for Children. It consider one of the cheapest buffet you can find in town for a complete buffet line. Great variety of authentic Malay cuisine can be found here.

They served all hot dishes in big bowl and heated, it pretty much like eating Malay economy rice but the portion is much more bigger and more variety.
Ikan Masak Asam Pedas
Ikan Masak Asam Pedas

Daging Gulai
Daging Gulai

Siput Lala Masak Berlada
Siput Lala Masak Berlada

Rebus Gulai Sotong
Rebus Gulai Sotong

Kari Telur
Kari Telur

Nenas Masak Pajerin Bombay
Nenas Masak Pajerin Bombay

Labu Masak Lemak Cili Api
Labu Masak Lemak Cili Api

Kobis Goreng Kunyit
Kobis Goreng Kunyit

Ulam-Ulaman Tempatan (Local Salad): Ulam Raja, Ulam Pegaga, Daun Selon, Timun, Kacang Panjang, Kacang Botol, Petai, Tomato, Bendi, Kobis, Jantung Pisang, Daun Kaduk with different dressing such as Sambal Belacan Asli, Sambal Kicap Limau Kasturi, Budu & Cincaluk.
Assorted Salad

Chili

Salted Fish

Rojak is one of the best dish on the buffet line, whole lot of different fruits available and the rojak sauce taste pretty good as well.
Rojak

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Rojak

Pembuka Selera (Appetizer): Kerabu Ulam, Kerabu Mangga, Acar Jelatah, Tempe Ikan Bilis, Kerabu Sotong, Kerabu Ayam, Kerabu Taugeh, Kerabu Sayur, Kerabu Ikan Masin, Tauhu Sumbat dan Kuah Kacang, Telur Masin & Ikan Masin Goreng
Assorted Salad

Assorted Salad

Vistana Hotel Ramadhan Buffet

Ice Cream Topping
Ice Cream

Barbeque Ikan Pari, Chicken, Beef and Lamb served with the special sauce which taste spicy and sour. I like the Ikan Pari which is nicely cook to perfection and the marinated sauce taste good.
Barbeque

Barbeque Chicken

Barbeque Meat

Ice Kacang Topping
Ice Kacang

Ayam Goreng Berempah is one of my favorite as well, it is nicely marinated and deep fried to perfection. I eat a few pieces of it and dipping with curry sauce and Nasi Minyak making it taste awesome.
Ayam Goreng Berempah

Nasi Minyak
Nasi Minyak

Terung Bakar
Terung Bakar

Peria Goreng Telur
Peria Goreng Telur

Paru Goreng
Paru Goreng

Assorted Fresh Fruits such as Watermelon, Pineapple, Honey Dew, Jack Fruits, Banana and Papaya.
Assorted Fresh Fruits

Pencuci Mulut (Desserts): Bubur (Bubur Kacang, Bubur Pulut Hitam, Pengat Pisang) Aneka Kek Tradisional, Aneka Agar-agar Tradisional, Aneka Pudding, Aneka Jelly, Aneka Kuih Tradisional, Sagu Gula Melaka, Leng Chee Kang, Aneka Ais Krim (Pilihan Ais Krim Vanilla, Coklat, Jagung, Keladi & Strawberry)
Assorted Dessert

Assorted Dessert

Assorted Dessert

Assorted Dessert

Assorted Dessert

Assoted Kuih Assoted Kuih

Assoted Kuih Assoted Kuih

Assoted Kuih Assoted Kuih

Assoted Kuih

Assoted Kuih

Hotel Vistana Buffet

Warung Murtabak
Warung Murtabak

Warung Murtabak

Malay Laksa
Malay Laksa

Pasembur
Pasembur

Kerang Kukus
Boiled ham

Char Koay Teow
Char Koay Teow

Hotel Vistana Buffet

Hotel Vistana Buffet

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Vistana Hotel Penang Bukit Jambul
213 Jalan Bukit Gambir, 11950, Bukit Jambul, Penang, Malaysia
+60 4 646 8000

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