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Tai Tong Restaurant

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45 Lebuh Cintra, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 4-263 6625
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“dim sum” (215 reviews)
“dumplings” (23 reviews)
“siew mai” (11 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
45 Lebuh Cintra, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wanted a traditional dim sum and was not disappointed! We had the pork ribs, prawn dumplings, steamed Pork bun, shark fin dumplings, Siu mai and Hong Kong greens and everything was delicious and fresh! My favourite thing about dim sum is the custard egg tarts...More

Thank Brittany G
Reviewed 6 days ago

this place are easy to find on the main street. the waitstaff would bring you the menu but I found that we don't need to spend time struggling with those very confusing names, which we don't even know how the dishes look like, they will...More

Thank HoaSF
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most delicious dimsum i can say with reasonable price. Many selection of dimsum and spectacular taste yangchow fried rice. This restaurant opens until late night. Very recommended for travelers who visit Penang.

Thank rahmadimd
Reviewed 1 week ago

After hearing so much about this "woderful" dim sum restaurant in Penang, my wife & I decided it was a must-visit when we were in Penang last month. Perhaps it was that our expectations were raised much too high, coz we were both truly let-down....More

Thank ChiaBB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very busy place, but for a good reason. We went there twice during our stay in Georgetown and really loved the food. It took us a while to understand how the table allocation works - you simply pick a table where the...More

1  Thank Horst V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great find. Some of the best dim sum I've tasted. Shu Mai were a standout. Steamed pork ribs were exceptional. Great service and a very reasonable price. Planned to go again, but the rain prevented. Will definately be back. Highly recommended.

Thank LexG_3CL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I struggled as a veggie here with limited options. However, this place has character. My meat eating friends loved it. We were the only non locals in there but the staff welcomed us as the older ladies pushed the dim sum / bun trollies around....More

Thank lisajane07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but it was more expensive than we imagined the little carts coming around with the dishes was a good novelty

Thank Bobby C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best dim sum on the island with authentic dishes. It's always tasty and fresh. It's especially worth going during the lantern festival as there's hundreds of colourful lanterns hanging from the ceiling.

Thank P D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This charming place serves dim sum from traditional carts pushed by old aunties. Service is brisk and efficient. The concession to modernisation is that bamboo steamer baskets have been replaced by metal ones. Place has a super retro vibe and because the mid-autumn festival is...More

Thank Melvin_Neo
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Med C
17 March 2017|
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Response from alfredyeap | Reviewed this property |
5pm is a bit early, I think. Try after 6pm...My guess only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Lebuh Cintra, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-263 6625
Tel: 04-263 6625
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