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MoonTree 47

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47 Lebuh Muntri, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
604-2644021
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09:00 - 17:00
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Shanghai, China
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MoonTree 47 is decorated and furnished in such a quaint and vintage style with such lovely attention to details. Kent , the owner? Is super friendly and helpful with local knowledge. We booked to stay here for 2 nights. However with the house being so old, sound echoes everywhere and I was even awoken by somebody stirring a cup of... More 

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Valais, Switzerland
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95 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

MoonTree 47 is located @ 47 Lebuh Muntri, within George Town's UNESCO Core Heritage Zone. The front end of the shophouse is a Retail Area mainly selling postcards while the back end houses the Café Kitchen; the upper storeys function as a Guesthouse. The Café is situated in the mid-section where the airy courtyard is; it has a quirky, rustic... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little coffee shop. Staff were friendly. Beautifully presented - decor was great - modern yet traditional.

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Thank suggs1965
UK
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196 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Just happened to be wandering by and fancied a cold drink so popped into MoonTree. A small shop at the front leads to a small courtyard garden area which is very twee and a small cool oasis. Had mango lassi and checked out the lunch menu and had the chicken burger which was really tasty. Great service.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here one day on a whim & ended up returning twice more. You walk through a small shop selling postcards to get to the cafe area which includes a small courtyard/garden. The selection of coffee is excellent, the breakfast food is good and well priced - 4 ringgits for toast & jam, 9 ringgits for French toast,... More 

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Thank shrub2006
Penang Island, Malaysia
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Worth a visit and a walk-through, but it belongs in the category of "average cafes within pre-war Peranakan houses". You've seen one, you've seen em all.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Coffee was good with a fair range of choices. Arrived late in the afternoon so not busy. Had the pancakes. Great setting for chilling and recharging.

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Thank Gelsy A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Had a solo trip to penang and this particular motel had a very cosy+retro+warm embience which makes your stay a memorable one.Friendly service from ken & the team and good location,easy to excess to eateries,museums,pubs,shops and more just by walking distance!This is a shared bathroom motel that might not everyone comfortable on that but as a backpack traveller its more... More 

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Thank dia59
Penang
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63 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I walked in on a sunny afternoon, the people at the counter just chit chat, when we asked for drinks...nobody seems to wanna serve. Their casual talks are more important, we left to Passion Hearts

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for Lunch on the way back from the nearby Chocolate Museum. You walk through a small shop at the front to a lovely and cozy seating area at the back. There is inside and outside seating. As they say, they do breakfast, lunch, drinks, but not dinner! Some snack foods, sandwiches, and spaghetti, but not large meals.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Lebuh Muntri, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: 604-2644021

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