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Jalan Penang, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location near hotel. Open 24 hours. Good taste. Good value. Clean and nice services from staff.

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Thank Bass S
Penang Island, Malaysia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Really a good place for a dining witth family. Food here is great taste with less oily. The price is just reasonable.

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Thank RichardDorai
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Good choice of Sri Lankan/Indian dishes, priced between 4 and 8 ringgit each. We ordered 4 dishes and it came to 22 ringgit. Service was fast, food was tasty, we will definitely go back again. Try the fresh mango juice too, it's delicious.

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1 Thank JaneHBulmer
Swindon, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Been here numerous times during dozens of Penang trips. Easy to.order some great food; I normally will eat here only for breakfast or brunch and maybe late at night if I need a snack. Cheap and very popular with visitors to Penang; especially the long term staters. We just had breakfast for two and it cale to less than 10... More 

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1 Thank donnie1965
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Despite being located on a highly transited road, the atmosphere is simple and relaxed, with a lot of space inside. Food choice is quite good also for vegetarians,

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Thank giodiss
Monterey
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85 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a casual Indian restaurant. The tandoori is available for dinner, but do not limit yourself. They have some great cafeteria style food available all day. If you are unfamiliar with Indian food, just point to what looks good. I've been back many times and have never been disappointed.

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Thank Allan152
Penang Island, Malaysia
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131 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Pleasant cafetaria. I sometimes come here for breakfast on weekends & normally order paper thosei and choose curry fish to go with it. Taste is good. Lovely teh tarik. Service is above average and pleasant. Environment is brightly-lit, and feels clean and safe. By local standards the food bill is averagely priced. Overall - a pleasant and happy place to... More 

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Thank KarenHappuch
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The food was tasty and the price was cheap. The service was fast and the waiter understand English. There were lot of food choices available.

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Newcastle, Australia
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79 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Always good for a Roti or curry. Not my favorite but it's still good. Roti Cani is my favorite. Or try some curry. Open 24/7 so ideal place to visit after the pubs close.

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Mitcheldean, United Kingdom
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279 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I gave up waiting for my food for so long I had to leave and get served quicker down the road at another restaurant. I think the management has gone wrong here because I had been going here for several years before and it was fine then. Food is ok if you are prepared to wait so long.

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Penang, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?