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Dim Sum At Maxim, Sungai Ara, Penang

IT WAS A SATURDAY MORNING WHEN WE DROPPED BY AT MAXIM dim sum shop at Sungai Ara... My girl suggested this place in fact, I, for one, had forgotten all about this place.  Looking back through my posts, it was in 2013 when we last came here as a family, more than two years ago...

Maxim at Lebuh Pekaka 1, Sungai Ara... 
,,,,deemed to be one of the best Dim Sum in the island? 
It was around 11am plus when we reached there... 
And my girl wasted no time to collect the goodies from the dim sum section... 
Her favourites... and after eating, they become mine too..
Crusty pastry and the egg fillings is soft and tasty....
I took one of these....
I prefer the chives dumplings... 
I was surprised my girl got these for me... 
These are not bad too... 
Squarish fish "balls"
Did we manage to finish them all... 
Phew... we didn't actually... some went to the doggy bag.... 
I wanted to try their Wanton noodles... 
I remember loving the taste of them in 2013.. 
hahahaha...
And their giant dumplings... 
And not to be forgotten, this plate of steamed flat noodles with seabass... 
Not oily at all... can be eaten even when we are not feeling well....
And the address of Maxim...
Total cost came to around RM43...
Not too bad...
We managed to finish them all during our supper! 

Comments

  1. Irene TanFebruary 29, 2016 at 9:23 PM
    Awesome dim sum. Love everything especially the flat noodles with seabass. Reasonable price.

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  2. HayleyFebruary 29, 2016 at 11:24 PM
    Everything also is my favorite!! Egg tart especially!

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  3. wow, you've not been there and totally forgotten about this place.. the food look good, i especially like the fishball, the yam puff, the dumplings, but you did not introduce the pau there, haha!! wow, got all done during your supper?? did you mean you ate those till supper, or you had other lunch and dinner but kept them till supper?? :p

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    1. Yes, kept the remainder for supper... didn't have lunch but a light dinner.. hehee..

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  4. Now I'm craving for dim sum. Been a while since I went to the nice one here. :(

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    1. Now you said it, you didn't post up much of dim sum for some time now..

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  5. Aiyo, why make me see all these delicious dimsum in the morning.. I can eat 5 egg tarts and 20 siew mai !

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  6. Siew mai and the dumpling is my all time favourite, hehe...

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    1. I am more on others except siew mai..one will do for me..

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  7. Long time I did not have dim sum. Kind of miss it but not all dishes. I like har kau, yam ball, steamed pork rib and char siew paus.

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    1. Once awhile eat dim sum ok ... I prefer noodles.. hahaha

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  8. Wei your photography skills got tipu anot?? I don't remember their dimsum pieces are so big!!

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  9. You had dim sum plus noodles, no wonder couldn't finish all the dim sum :D

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  10. Delicious! I have to eat there again.

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  11. I must note down this place for future trip. RM43 for all the above items? Not bad leh!

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