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Happy Hour

A reasonable bar with a happy hour where you can sit outside and watch the world go by. Decent food... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Doha, Qatar
Waste of time

Dont know why we bothered, With 2 for 1 cocktails and only having 1 we still spent over 60... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Shaun B
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  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible7%
19 Feb 2018
“Happy Hour”
3 Mar 2017
“Waste of time”
A great place to drink and have Western, Thai and fusion. We serve various type of cocktails and assorted beer. We have signified by HAPA as Best Entertainment Outlet in Penang year of 2012. MonkeyBar have great Happy Beer Hours to entertain and...more
No. 3E Upper | Street address: No.3E Upper Penang Road, George Town, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
+60 4-261 8262
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

A reasonable bar with a happy hour where you can sit outside and watch the world go by. Decent food is served and delivered from Ryan's around the corner

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Alan-Holden
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Dont know why we bothered, With 2 for 1 cocktails and only having 1 we still spent over 60 ringits. The Street was just as bad . Clubs empty but full of staff waiting miserably for customers. Make drinking cheaper and we will come in...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Shaun B
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

The signature mojito is tasteless and can't taste or feel the alcohol even after two glasses. Waste of money.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 158benedictj
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Very nice place and friendly staff, the shisha is absolutely perfect and tasty. I coming here every time I visit Penang.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank capronistefano
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

A good quality bar with european and local beer. You can play darts there. Prices are ok Drink beer and play darts, what can be better

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Михаил С
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The food there is was great. The staff where friendly and nice. Outside and inside service. Highly recommend for travellers who need some very nice Western food.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Vernon M
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Small bar in Georgetown with nice cocktails. Outstanding nice and friendly service. Not far (5 mins) from Eastern & Oriental Hotel. Good for all nights 😉

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 665christianf
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

After getting lured in by the young gentleman working the door, my wife and I decided to give it a go. We were under the impression that this place was going to be a blast of a good time, given the high reviews on Penang's...More

3  Thank Almasrik
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