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128 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 9239
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was awesome and would highly recommend! It's easy to walk past a place like this as there are many like it in Penang which seem to offer similar things. This one was awesome though- delicious authentic Indian food- so tasty and well cooked and very very good value for money! They have vegeatarisn options too- the veggie platter... More 

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23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food, OK atmosphere. There is so much variety here that it can be overwhelming. We told the manager that we wanted nasi kandar and please include mutton. He said he would make a nice selection for us, and if we don't like it, it's free. We each received mutton curry, a whole spicy prawn (eat the entire thing), an... More 

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Thank DebGG
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome value and great for a quick dish, so many choices all good flavours. Had the vegetarian mix plate

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West Midlands, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate during one afternoon but unfortunately we were too early for the tiffin menu. We found the naan, chicken and curry dishes to be very good and glad to say we did not suffer any digestions issues after like some other reviews. The masala chai both hot and cold were very good along with their lassi. Admittedly the place... More 

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Chumphon, Thailand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

I specifically requested 2 things: 1) garlic cheese naan (not crispy or hard like it was reheated with microwave or overcooked). I emphasized that i didnt want any hard or crispy naan bread. 2) fresh soya milk, nothing added. #2 was butchered, but because i later found out they didnt have fresh soy milk.. Ok. Fine. They went ahead and... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I ordered Nasi Lemak early this morning and they brought me a cold plate looking like left-overs from other customers or food from yesterday. I wish I made a picture... I am still wondering why I ate it. Also, the lasi are made of syrup instead of real fruit and the roti cheese that my girl ordered wasn't that good... More 

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Thank MarquitosV
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We went to ros mutiara for dinner on the second day of being in Georgetown. Alas on the night itself, two of us started having diarrhea and vomited. The rest followed. By the morning four of us had shown signs of food poisoning. Now they are still in recovery and it's been four days. Avoid the nasi kandar at all... More 

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Thank eclatinerine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Visited mid afternoon in September,good basic nasi kandar food, had some lovely chicken tandoori with vegetables and rice,and mutton curry which was not so great, ordered some more chicken it was that tasty,2 mango lassies which were OK. Cheap bill, nice family/staff, good service.

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Thank billios4466
George Town, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is very basic compared to some restaurants - a corner location, open on both sides, but so authentic, friendly and food delicious. We enjoyed masala dhosai, excellent naan, and some other curries. Just go in and try!

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Bunbury, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

Not the best Indian meal we have ever had, by a long way. The lassi drinks were 70% ice and neither looked nor tasted like lassi. More like cordial. The meal lost its heat very quickly and the rice was particularly stodgy. However, the vegetable soup was extremely spicy, although it could have done with some cucumber, as a side... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-261 9239

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