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That Little Wine Bar

$$ - $$$
54 Jalan Chow Thye, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
+60 4-226 8182
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great wine” (15 reviews)
“cherry sauce” (3 reviews)
Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
54 Jalan Chow Thye, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

'That Little Wine Bar' has no reason to be modest. Simple food can be excellent, and that is what happened here, when we visited. A rootbeet tomato soup for starters with very tasty bread. Our main course was duck breast in cherry sauce, yummy. All...More

Thank ThomasBo
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Every year I visit, it's always an amazing array of tasty dishes. They've added something new - the 120g Japanese Sirloin Steak as appetiser. Highly recommended as you'll taste a hint of truffle to compliment the soft, tender meat. Portion (from everything on the menu)...More

Thank eerza
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Used to love this place and introduce to frienda a lot. The food quality is still there, but the service is horrible. Requested 2 glasses of water, never appear throughout the night. Never keep the finished empty dish until the table was totally full. Had...More

Thank Alex T
TheBitterTruth, Owner at That Little Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

I agree - that is sad. I was outstation. I will look into this. Normally we leave plates on the table (European Style) but not when it is too much or another order is served.

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Should be number 1 on TripAdvisor. The place is not cheap, but the food and the wine are so good!! Loved it 🍷

Thank Sosse L
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We originally wanted to visit a nearby nyonya restaurant but it was closed. So we looked up on tripadvisor and based on the good reviews, chose to dine at this place. The setting of the place had some potential, but the waiter who served us...More

Thank Errolneo
TheBitterTruth, Owner at That Little Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Well - Thank you for your review. I do understand that when you are a tourist looking for cheap Nonya Food of our neighbour - whose food is actually really good, I go there myself - you are a little taken aback about our prices...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This Wine Bar is not targeted at tourists and as such is much more reasonably priced. Good wines and a limited but great food menu. Nice option in the area.

Thank Matvl
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Went with friends who live here, for the wine soiree on a Thursday night. Great night, and fabulous selection of wines.

Thank travelhappy2010
TheBitterTruth, Owner at That Little Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review ! It was a lovely night. :)

Reviewed 26 May 2017

This place is simple awesome!! Went there for a date and the environment gave us a total sense of liberty to converse. We enjoyed their RED WINE very much... Reservation was easy to make.. and kudos to staffs there.. able to give good thoughts on...More

Thank Kavi_Veni
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Me and my wife went there for a dinner We were warmly welcomed by the staffs there and they explained to us very well about the food and wines We were recommended to take the Crusted Beef Tenderloin and The Pork Neck Steak which was...More

Thank Reno_albert
Reviewed 16 April 2017

OK, so I was the only customer but the food was excellent, and service great. I had the Paris style scrabbled egg (with cavea), a great French Onion soup, and an Australian beef roulade, and a French apple tart

Thank jdw1961
TheBitterTruth, Owner at That Little Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. Yes, Mondays can be a bit slow :) We are very happy at TLWB that you like our food and also said so. Thank you very much !!!!

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Wine Bar
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Jalan Chow Thye, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-226 8182
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Only open for Wine soiree on Thursdays 6.30 pm till midnight. RM 58 incl GST and service. 3 tasting glasses of wine and snacks. Functions can be arranged.
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