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Miraku Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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G Hotel | Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Penang, Malaysia
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68 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Food is great! You will know it's authentic seeing so many Japanese serving you. Their black sesame ice cream is good unlike those you get from Japanese restaurant chain such as those in gurney mall. Will stop by the hotel for the lunch in future if shopping at either both gurney or gurney paragon mall.

Thank resirnus
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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96 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Fruits not much variety, coffee is weak. Improved more on deserts and fruits. Staff friendly and helpful. We miss oysters. Worth the money and nice environment. Sandy.

Thank Shikisan
Singapore, Singapore
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110 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I do not know why I have yet to review on Miraku. We've been to Miraku many times in past few years. It's the best Japanese food in town, at very reasonable price. The quality of the food is just top notch. There are a few items that we always order: salmon sashimi, dragon roll, sashimi salad, gyutan. We would... More 

Thank khooweiwei
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2015

The last time I went there was to celebrate my father's birthday. We went for their buffet and it was worth our money. The food was great and it will make your mouth water just by looking at it.

Thank ChewKaiHung
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166 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2015

The last visit was a year ago and it was not a great experience as food was not as good as before. However, this visit, it gave totally new experience even though with same old menu. 6 of us enjoyed the big improvement in quality and taste. Service was good and attentive. Manager did recognized us even we were not... More 

Thank Simplylife14
Metro Manila, Philippines
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375 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

Great restaurant with plenty of Japanese clientele. The chefs are also Japanese and take great care with the quality of the food and service. Highly recommended if you enjoy traditional Japanese food.

Thank MakatiJoe
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Good variety of dinner and lunch set menus with reasonable prices. The food is fresh and very tasty. Good choice of sushi and sashimi. One of my favourite dishes is eel which has never disappointed. The atmosphere is informal and the decor could be improved. The service is variable but the food is usually served timely. I would recommend this... More 

Thank Ira41
Pulau Tikus, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
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70 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2014

This restaurant is rated as one of the best Japanese restaurants and I am is agree with it. Been to this place for a few times and saw quite a number of Japanese were having their meals in this restaurant which is good sign. Tired different dishes and some of the portions are quite big and can be shared for... More 

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128 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

We ordered some Japanese Unaju which came with miso soup. The baked scallops in cheese are very nice, you had 6 scallops per serve. The salmon sashimi are fresh and nice. Huge tempura serve with prawn, fish, eggplants are a must if you love tempuras

Thank RyanS73
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Was there for dinner with my family. Service was slow. All food was not served at the same time. We ordered 4 dinner sets and 2 ala cartes. One dinner set came incomplete cause they forgot after serving half of the set. For the ala carte, the manager served our order to the next table who came much later after... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G Hotel | Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: 6042298702

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?