Ais Tingkap at Lebuh Tamil

Updated: 3 Jan 2014
Photo by Su Aziz

Time Out says

May 2013

The stall's bright blue signboard shouting 'Ais Tingkap' on Lebuh Tamil (off Jalan Penang), beside Chowrasta bazaar, will not be ignored. The young guy who'll concoct this long, cool drink called ais tingkap drink for you is the third generation to run the family's (almost) 90-year old business (since 1928). Imagine, Penangites have been drinking this delicately sweet and refreshing drink of biji selasih (basil seeds), isi kelapa (coconut flesh) and rose syrup topped with coconut water and shaved ice, for three generations. It doesn't get any cooler than that, surely.
 This stall also serves refreshing ais kacang and cendol to cool off the afternoon heat. Just keep in mind that the stall is closed on Sunday. Su Aziz

As featured in Time Out Penang's 50 things to do in Penang.

Details

Address:

Lebuh Tamil, George Town, Penang.

Opening times: Mon-Sat, 12noon-8pm; Closed on Sun

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