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Gurney Drive

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Gurney Dr | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good39%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“rojak” (40 reviews)
“char kway teow” (42 reviews)
“satay” (20 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Gurney Dr | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by here for dinner and we were really blown away by the food here. After having various Char koay Teow around Penang Island, we loved the one served here as it had the "wok hei" and the added duck egg made the food...More

Thank Jastine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and good choice. All the stalls have fresh food and . cooked infront of you. The International Satay stall is greaqt and food really cheap.

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were accidentally brought here by our grab driver instead of the Penang International Food Festival. Food prices were on the high side, stall owners were aggressive and all the dishes we ordered were not nice bar the char kway teow. What a waste of...More

Thank mur11
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We were very disappointed here. Barely 1 third of the stalls were open. Still difficult to know what you are buying, a problem given the wife's shellfish allergy. Harassed to buy drinks when we sat down. And we decided to walk along the "seafront' only...More

1  Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Local cullinary, you can try lot of local food, halal and non halal, for the prices are not expensive

Thank Hendry H
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is just like food court in the open space, placed just beside Gurney Plaza and near to the sea. Open time 6pm till night. There are 2 categories in this foodcourt, most popular is Chinese Food & Seafood that maybe contain pork and the...More

Thank kezhia_ch
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Gurney Drive Hawker Centre is located just beside Gurney Plaza and by the seaside. It is an open-air space occupied with many tables, with the hawker stalls lined by the sides. This place is definitely more touristy than other night markets, with the food pricier...More

Thank Alvin_83
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

If you want to try local food without breaking the bank, this is the place to go. Be aware that the table you sit at is run by one of the stalls and drinks are expected to be purchased from them only. Saying that, you...More

Thank Gazzadawg
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

At the gurney drive food centre, we tried Assam Lassa, prawn noodle, fried kway teow, Yong tau hoo, muah chee, poh piah. Nothing was nice. We had better ones at the coffeeshops elsewhere in Georgetown. Won't go again.

Thank eunice77
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

popular with locals and tourists alike bec of its hawker food. Price is reasonable and variety plenty. As with hawker food you need to look out for hygiene issues. Major disappointment was the Gurney Drive beach which has been fenced off for reclamation works. It...More

Thank Shahmudin K
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17 December 2015|
Response from Sanby S | Reviewed this property |
Gurney Drive has so many Halal food. Gurney Paragon provide many Halal food , especially at the Food Court, provide a best Briyani Lamb Rice. Beside Mc.Donalds (Sunrise Tower Gurney Drive) , a very good Halal restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gurney Dr | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
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