Sam’s Groceria

Full service supermarket at the entrance to Straits Quay Mall.


Cold Storage

Turn left from Straits Quay Mall - 1.5km. Extensive range of imported products, including Vegemite, with good bakery section, non halal meats, wines and spirits.


Tesco Shopping Centre

Turn right from Straits Quay Mall 400 mtrs - a range of shops, ATM’s, food court, mobile phone and data companies, full service pharmacy, bus stop and large Tesco supermarket - non halal meat section and wines.  Excellent nasi kandar and tandoori chicken on the ground floor! 


Pulau Tikus Wet Market (Rich Wives Market)

Wonderful selection of fresh fruit and produce including seafood, pork, and chicken – raw or cooked – best crispy roast pork and roast duck – sold out by 9am.


The Wine Shop 15

Lintang Burma in Pulau Tikus

+60 4 226 1824

Very good selection of wines, free delivery on orders over Rm 300 and great Rm18 three course lunch!





Straits Quay Mall

Numerous restaurants and bars in the marina complex with an ATM (CIMB Bank), which takes most cards, Penang Performing Arts Centre with performances of all kinds including free movies most weeks -


Gurney Plaza

3.8km from SQ Marina - the bus stops about 50mtrs short of the mall entrance – many fine shops, movie theatre and food court.  Cold Storage supermarket in the basement. 


Gurney Paragon

Next to Gurney Plaza.

Modern with food court and movie theatre with high-end rather than budget shops. Sam’s Groceria in the basement. 



In the centre of Georgetown - budget and brand shopping, electronics and IT.