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Gurney Tower, Lot No. RGB-1 | No. 18, Persiaran Gurney, 18, Georgetown, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
+60 4-227 8196
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lackadaisical staff, let me wait long while chatting among themselves. Asked to change milk tea to plain tea but they just gave me hot water sans teabag!

Thank smuffymuffin
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

It is a good place for rest and chit chat after shopping at gurney with family. Recommended.. 4 stars because it will be noisy when a lot of people.

Thank Jacky H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Starbucks is amsame everywhere. I was in Manhattan and Starbucks at the Times squere have same taste like here in Penang

Thank Tomáš P
Eden, Australia
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We went in and ordered cappuchino. Coffee came It was vile. Milk had been boiled. No discernable taste of coffee Top dollar (over 11ringitt) for this rubbish. NO.....how dare they? Took it back to the counter. Explained my problem. Demanded a refund Did I want more cold milk?...........NO Did I want another shot of coffee?.......NO Evevntually the Manager materialised and... More 

Thank Muffinthemule
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2,287 reviews
701 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 809 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A good place to stop for coffee and iced lattes. They have free wifi and nice seating where you can relax and chill. A good meeting place.

Thank nellielim
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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746 reviews
337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Exactly what you would expect from Starbucks, but they never fail to deliver, the place was clean as you would expect and the staff were friendly, reasonably priced

Thank Terry C
Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The coffee is really good.. But people behind counter were not nice... They laughed and took the piss taken out of me and yet they Got both orders wrong. Left with great coffee feeling upset.

Thank fiveinoz
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

It's Starbucks. As the title states, wherever in the world. Consistently good coffee, free wifi, courteous staff and another great place to enjoy local life happening around you.

Thank Paul K
Kingston, Jamaica
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260 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

I stopped at this Starbucks on my way to get some business done 1 morning during a short stay in Penang. I had to wait 20 minutes but the opened right on time. To my disappointment, they didn't have bagels or cream cheese, which I had been trying to get for 2 days so I mark them down for not... More 

Thank Kristine B
Perth, Australia
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Whilst holidaying in Penang I was desperate for a real coffee and found it at Starbucks. Hot, delicious and fast! I didn't want food just coffee and that's what I got!

Thank Gary R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gurney Tower, Lot No. RGB-1 | No. 18, Persiaran Gurney, 18, Georgetown, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-227 8196

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?