The Swatau Lane Hawkers now at New World Park Hawker Food Centre, are renown for their good food, you can almost make no mistake here just by going to any stall to order any of their dishes. My recommendations for this food court are
Penang Style, Noodles of various type, serve in a Curry Soup with usually blood clams (cockles), prawns or shrimp, beansprouts, many also have chicken/pork blood pudding, chicken curry, shredded chicken or pork .
Broad Rice Noodles (think of fettuccini) stir fried with prawns, greens, beansprouts usually with prawns, blood clams (cockles) and Chinese sausage. The oil that certain stalls use are pork oil and with deep fried pork fats (look like croutons) and is usually one of the more well know stall. This is one of Penang most well known dish and is
Otak Otak (from the Chee Cheong Fun Stall)
Package of Banana Leaf enclose spicy fish with eggs, in Penang this dish is steam, in Johor baru, it is serve grilled over charcoal wrapped in coconut leaf.
Hokkian Mee Soup
Ho Chen (Oyster Omelette)
A Spicy omelette of eggs, cornflour, baby oysters and herbs
Penang Style, thick round rice noodles, serve in a spicy fish soup, garnish with bunga kantan (torch ginger flower) fish flakes, sheared cucumber and most important prawn paste,
A salad of various fruits and cuttle fish topped with a special mixture of spicy prawn paste (nuts,) powder belachan (dry prawns proteins) and suger among others items) there are those (I am among them) that say that the stall at the Original Kopi Tiam serve the best rojak (Majestic Rojak). Actually the one here is close to it in terms of taste.
Shaven Ice with various items in it, usually topped with durian Ice cream. Again this is one item that the Original Kopi Tiam is better know for.
A salad of various vegetables topped with a mild peanut gravy, one may add additional ingredients in to this dish, which can cause a portion price to increase.
Indian style noodles, usually fried with bean curd, tomato, corn fritters, there is a blanche version call Mee Rebus where the noodles is topped with a Mild Potato Gravy. The Stall here is one of the more well known ones in Penang.
Prawns Fritters Indian style serve with cucumber and beancurd with a chilly / peanut dipping sauce
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