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Old Green House Restaurant

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223 Jalan Burma, George Town, Penang Island 10500, Malaysia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is really good for lunch or eat whatever meal you would like! We found it and went like 4 times in one week! Really really tasty! Just go there and enjoy the food! Both places, the main and the branch are great so maybe one day to each other is a nice way to visit! Enjoy their food... More 

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Thank manutravelfit
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This night-only hawker center and coffee shop is home to one of Penang's most famous prawn noodle according to local friends. It is considered one of the must-eat when visiting the island so we couldn't refuse the taste test. The venue has many stalls but you can't miss the large white signboard and the congregation of patrons. The cooked worked... More 

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Thank livingroundtheworld
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Tried the tai lok mee and prawn noodles... really tasted good. definitely something different compared to kl food. Although the queue is long its worth the wait. 👍

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Thank Mona D
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Good and popular coffee shop. The moment your arrive here you'll know that this place is very popular with the locals. This place opens till the wee hours. You can see almost every table has a plate of the steam chicken from the porridge stall. The curry mee and hokkien mee (prawn noodle) is really good. You can customise your... More 

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Thank Daxter K
Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We came here for hokkien mee, it tasted great with strong prawn broth. Definitely coming back for supper here

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Thank miclooi
Ipoh, Malaysia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Best prawn mee in town 👍🏻. Can try its loh mee. Despite a long queue, it's worth the waiting. White curry also nice here. BBQ seafood so so. Abit pricy. Fried oysters also good. Loh bak's oil very black. For health wise, not recommended....

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Thank Ng P
Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia
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80 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Tried the prawn mee from this famous outlet but was disappointed with the offering. It did not give me the oomph and it was simply overrated.... Only good thing is the outlet is opened till the wee hours.... Coffee is good though!

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Thank ABossMTan
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Nice prawn noodle, Lor mee & chicken for side dish. The great food which is still available at late night!

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Thank Raymond K
Singapore, Singapore
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The price difference between the small and large bowl of noodles is only MYR0.50. It comes default with shrimps and half an egg. You can add other stuffs for extra $$. I added small intestines and pigs skin. The intestines is too tough. I tried 1 and didn't finish the rest. There is a weird taste to it too... the... More 

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Thank Shirlene5757
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were recommended by the local taxi driver to try the laksa, lor mee, prawn mee. We also heard that the chicken rice isn't half bad.

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Thank Aylwin T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Jalan Burma, George Town, Penang Island 10500, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town

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