The Food Surprise!
Episode 3: Butterworth, Penang

Relying just on trusty leads, KF Seetoh ambushes Butterworth in north Malaysia and surprised himself instead, with a divine prawn noodle, a strange rojak on sticks and a resistant cook.
Lean Hup Bee

28 & 30, Jalan Pantai, 12000 Butterworth, Malaysia

Operating Hours
Monday to Saturday
9:30am – 3pm
Closed on Sundays and P.H.

Geo Coordinates
Latitude: N 05.39920
Longitude: E 100.36592

Braised Pork Trotter
Ong Cheng Huat Seafood

2004, Bagan Lallang, 13400 Butterworth, Malaysia

Operating Hours
Tuesday to Sunday
10.30am – 5.30pm
Closed on Mondays

Geo Coordinates
Latitude: N 05.44334
Longitude: E 100.39570

Steamed Octopus
Selera Sri Tambang Mee Udang

No. 1, Pengkalan Tambang, 13500 Permatang Pasir, Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia

Operating Hours
Monday to Sunday
12pm to 12am

Geo Coordinates
Latitude: N 05.43057
Longitude: E 100.43140

Mee Udang
Batang Rojak

Jalan Pantai, 12000 Butterworth, Malaysia

Operating Hours
12.30pm – 10pm
Closed every Monday and Thursday

Geo Coordinates
Latitude: N 05.40718
Longitude: E 100.36795

Batang Rojak
The Food Surprise!
Eating out, like the way we all do, food guru KF Seetoh goes into an eatery without permission, chows down, pays for the food, then leaves and reflect...
Episode 1
KF Seetoh ambushes street food hawkers and restaurants in Penang, Malaysia. There's something sweet, spicy, iconic, plus the itinerant tricycle food hawker that surprised Seetoh instead, as he reminisced his nostalgia...
Episode 2
KF Seetoh continues his food ambush journey in Penang, Malaysia's street food capital. He confronts the biggest rice dumplings there and ends up on his knees with a noodle master...
Episode 3
Relying just on trusty leads, KF Seetoh ambushes Butterworth in north Malaysia and surprised himself instead, with a divine prawn noodle, a strange rojak on sticks and a resistant cook...
Episode 4
KF Seetoh faces a rare seafood dish aptly named the "Sultan" and an iconic beverage in his surprise checks in Ipoh and Lengong. As usual, he faces initial reluctance...
Episode 5
Journeying about to surprise chefs in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, KF Seetoh gets soothed by comfort food, finds a child-like food delivery system and experience a Bollywood moment over a banana leaf curry meal...
Episode 6
Petaling Jaya is a pleasant residential suburb next to Kuala Lumpur where KF Seetoh ambushes some of her famous culinary wizards including a very popular roadside burger and their iconic black noodles chef...
Episode 7
It's something an older generation swear by - good for health and complexion. So KF Seetoh swings by the charming little Sekinchan town, and surprises even himself in this friendly town...
Episode 8
KF Seetoh walks in unannounced on the street food masters of Johor Bahru (south Malaysia) and gushes over bone marrow noodles, storms a mud bake chicken family and encounters a personal saga over a rice meal. ..
Episode 9
One of the most colourful character KF Seetoh ever crashed in on, comes barefoot, cool and temperamental here - all signs that go with a confident chef. Check out the most archaic oven and how Seetoh was rejected, see-saw style...
Episode 10
Seetoh is shooed away for breakfast at Joo Chiat in Singapore, but wait for the twist. Meanwhile he surprises a Nasi Melayu auntie and finds a bouncing ping fish ball - good enough for ping pong...
Episode 11
Crashing in on unsuspicious chefs and hawkers in Singapore, KF Seetoh unveils true love story behind an iconic dish, an ironic place for cakes, sinful vegetarian chow and an unlikely gem in the north...
Episode 12
KF Seetoh ambushes and encounters the media gates of an iconic corporate titan in Singapore. He measures two masters of a famous dish and is only allowed to devour a sweet sensation - but only by the roadside...
Episode 13
Seetoh jumps in and surprises 3 famous similar dessert stalls in eastern Singapore and does a blind test dissertation on location. How polite will he be? Ditto, for a pair of new names in Peranakan chow...
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