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Karaikudi Restaurant

Karaikudi Restaurant No. 20 Lebuh Pasar | Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (8 reviews)
“rasam” (3 reviews)
“mutton” (7 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Karaikudi Restaurant No. 20 Lebuh Pasar | Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I visited this restaurant (Tanjung Bungah branch) last month for dinner! Service is horrible! Food, when available (many dishes were not available), was lousy. The manager kept shouting at the waiter. The person who makes the bread was more interested in his...More

Thank peed
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Restaurant in Little India. Seating for large number of people. Definitely child friendly. Northern and southern Indian food. Food beautiful and full of flavour. Love the Butter chicken Masala (14MR-$4 AUS) using tandoori chicken. Husband had Mutton biriyani 16 MR-$4.90 AUS)Heaps of food. Would love...More

Thank 81Jay
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was OK but the service was dismal, very reluctant waiters demonstrating a behaviour bordering rudeness. We ordered water first and a plastic bottle was just dumped on our table. We had to ask twice for them to bring us glasses. We never had the...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Simply delicious n amazing food serves here. I tried vegetable briyani n my family tried thali lunch set. I truly enjoyed it. A must try indian food here! Yummylicious..

Thank Indusoulful
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Local friends recommend this restaurant to me. Ordered a few dishes and garlic naan. Very disappointed because all of the items ordered were not tasty . Regretted going there. My regular joint Woodlands is much better than this. Service staff is woody and prices is...More

Thank shangyibernardd
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I love this indian-cuisine restaurant the most compared to any other because the taste of the food here is very tempting and the cravings will keep me bringing here.

Thank RichardDorai
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A trip to Karaikudi Restaurant is always a must for me whenever I'm in Penang. My favourite dish there is the mutton briyani. However, on this occasion, I found that the quality of the mutton briyani is not as how it was used to be....More

Thank Paramalingam67
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is the review for the restaurant at Hillside, Tanjung Bungah. This restaurant is nicely decorated and clean with quite a wide selection in their menu. Their specialty seems to be briyani and the food is reasonably priced. We came in for after dinner drinks...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the Eastern & Oriental Hotel in Penang and one of the workers at the hotel recommend this restaurant to us. Walking distance from the hotel in old part of the town. Nice clean and cool place, wide variety of food. We...More

Thank JP S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

this is one of the many indian resto in this area. there is nothing much in the deco or setting. the food is of average quality. though authentic the prices are quite high. service is average. cleanliness is OK.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karaikudi Restaurant No. 20 Lebuh Pasar | Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: 601133073800
  • E-mail
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