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Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-881 3493 - 4
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10:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 22:30
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Beirut, Lebanon
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245 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't think my husband and I have ever had such a disastrous restaurant experience, certainly not in Penang. We were seated, given menues and our small order was taken quickly but that was the end of it. We sat and waited and waited for our simple water and Diet Coke. We watched other people who came in after us... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It is really a charming ambience, high in the trees overlooking the ocean. The service is friendly and helpful. We ordered four mains and a starter to share. Although the place was empty the table was laid in a haphazzard manner and utensils were absent until we asked for them. The food was there within ten minutes of placing the... More 

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Thank Philip V
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is awesome. The atmosphere is outstanding as it sits in the mountains above the sea. The staff were great and the food was pricey, but worth it. I had the pandas chicken and a massaman curry. Please do yourself a favour and go here. It is just above the Tropical Spice Garden.

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Thank Kurt L
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there for dinner with my family. The food was ok. We were there mainly for the view, however it was a rainny day which the day got dark earlier than usual. So we didn't get to enjoy the view as we expected. The only area for parking is by the road side and be prepared to walked up... More 

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Thank mei17
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant had a good ambience, located slightly elevated from the ground among the trees. Food was average because I've had better thai food for the same amount of money spent.

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice view from this restaurant, very fine Thai food in nice presentation. Abit pricey. Please prepare mosquito repellent....

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As it was 2pm and we were feeling "peckish" we decided to have a quick bite here. A restaurant at the end of the Tropical Spice garden in Penang. My initial thought was will be an overpriced tourist trap with at best mediocre food How wrong I was. Food was reasonably priced as were the drinks and when the food... More 

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Martock, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit this year , we ate here in December 2015 and it was a good venue . This time we took some friends as we highly recommended it to them , and the setting is a wow factor . Unfortunately I have only one complaint , and that was we ordered the full tapas to be... More 

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Thank Mickee66
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223 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant offers amazing beach views from the outdoor seating area. The staff are very welcoming. The restaurant has a large menu with a lot of food from Malaysia and Thailand. The portions sizes are pretty large! The 12pcs Thai tapas was very good.

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Thank matt9478
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Fab milkshakes and if you're not too hungry share a tapas 12 pieces for 2 was enough. Delicious food made with local spices. Beautiful setting and out of the sun for a cool and relaxing meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 19
Cuisine
Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:30
Monday
10:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:30
Thursday
10:30 - 22:30
Friday
10:30 - 22:30
Saturday
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
  • Phone Number: +60 4-881 3493 - 4

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