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Tho Yuen Restaurant

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92 Lebuh Campbell | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4672
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“dim sum” (45 reviews)
“chicken rice” (11 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
92 Lebuh Campbell | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

helpfull staf to tel in fluwent english how they make the dishes. they are verry fast in serving verry good tast verry hygienic

Thank stef_uganda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for brunch with friends. Very popular for yum cha breakfast with locals - many elderly local residents come here each day to eat and catch up. It's got a lovely community feel. The food is fresh and delicious. Everything cooked and steamed or...More

Thank wendy s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place used to be super crowded, especially tough to find a table during weekends.. An old style shop that serves dishes passed over from older generation, such as dim sum, chicken rice and fried noodles.. Be sure to try out its "sang har" (huge...More

Thank lwluen
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good dim sum for the price. Fish balls are also ok. The table and floor were a little dirty though. Hope they can clean up a little.

Thank FanHup
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for some traditional breakfast but somehow chance upon this quaint shop selling diim sum. A little gem I would say, because we had some v good dim sum indeed except for the porridge which was a little bland. The 'sang ha '...More

Thank wkay
Reviewed 29 March 2017

A wide selection of authentic dim sum. The staff are helpful and do their best to describe each dish. However, whatever you choose will surely be delicious! The collection of locals attests to the quality of the food. Come early though as the dim sum...More

Thank lilbgorm
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

You can taste cheap and good dim sum (assortment of chinese dumpling) in Goergetown. Sitting here in the morning you can also feel the older generation of Penangnite, how they spend their morning and enjoy friends' company. You choose the dim sum from the pushing...More

Thank Lucinda L
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Great place in Georgetown to have dim sum! You just sit on a plastic chair at a plastic table, but the food is excellent. Some English is spoken. Be early, closes at 3 pm.

Thank Jens C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We went to tho yuen restaurant. I love it and so delicious. Someday I will be back again. I want it more different food and cutlure of Penang.

Thank Fluv83
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped by late morning 11am to try the 'famous' dim sum - none left unfortunately so I had a small plate of chau ho fan with pork which filled a gap. Apparently TY has been open for nearly 80 years - locals come here for...More

Thank Mankiwi
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Lebuh Campbell | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-261 4672
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