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“rojak”(22 reviews)
“penang food”(9 reviews)
“local food”(8 reviews)
10250, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in Penang and this used to be the go to place for asam laksa and seafood. The halal choices unfortunately now, are not many. Rojak, nasi lemak/ayam and kuey teow goreng seem to be the more popular halal choice. Not really to...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Hawker food, plenty to choose from, must try char kueh teow, wanton mee, asam laksa, curry mee, rojak buah

1  Thank thiong
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Parking our car at Gurney Plaza, we walked 100m to the Gurney Drive hawker centre located at the very end of Gurney Drive, on the Tanjung Tokong side. There we made our way to the muslim section where we ordered rojak and cucur udang. Rojak...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We tried char kway teow, rojak, chendol and some other local food. Taste not delicious and expensive.

1  Thank Antontam
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Heard so much about this place and went there for dinner with my family on a weekday. First thing we noticed was that half the stalls were not open. For the rest that were, they were offering all sorts of local cuisine. We ordered a...More

1  Thank Colin L
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Previously, when i visited penang, gurney drive is one of the most wanted place i would like to visit. it is always crowded!many variety of foods and kinds of drinks! my top in list choice would be oyster fried, laksa, pasembor, & char kuoy tiaw....More

Thank BehCh1981
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is my first time visiting this place. The place is very crowded, place not too clean but it's ok. They have many variety food. Taste is ok but we have a great experience in there.

Thank TentenKezia
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Comes alive after 7pm till late. Many local favourites. Famous for their Penang char kuey teow at RM$7/- But for chendol, proceed to Gurney Plaza basement for the original (see pic).

1  Thank maestr02
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The place for Hawker stalls, walk further up and you get to the modern shopping malls. The kids would rather eat in the malls but if you fancy the food in the stalls there is varied choice.

1  Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This is a open air hawker with a great selection of food. There is a Chinese and Muslim section. Don’t go if it is raining because it is unsheltered. Generally the price is slightly higher than other hawkers. But it is a convenient place to...More

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23 September 2017|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Hi: Interesting question.... It really depends on what you appreciate/like to do when you travel!! Chulia street is a historically active, diverse street that is frequented by locals--- and not many tourists. The... More
Mei Yee C
9 November 2015|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
The shops and restaurants on Gurney drive are open every day....