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Sri Ananda Bahwan

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55 Lebuh Penang | Little India, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-264 4204
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan” (30 reviews)
“rice” (38 reviews)
“indian sweets” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
55 Lebuh Penang | Little India, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

There are 2 shops with the same name, the only difference is the types of food selling. The one over the corner is not vegan-friendly and the one in the middle just next door, that is vegan friendly. Im not Vegan but I liked their...More

Thank jacqyr
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The Sri Ananda Bahwan had the best curry in little India area of town, as per the locals, and I stopped by and had all I could eat for just a few dollars. It was just what I wanted and the owner was pleasant and...More

Thank markreilly282
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We ate at both this restaurant and their vegetarian restaurant on the same block, and really enjoyed both. This one has quite a large menu with a wide variety of Malay, south Indian, and north Indian dishes. We ordered a bit conventionally, sticking with north...More

Thank CookKim
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

It was recommended by our hotel, but after we arrived and checked the reviews on tripadvisor, we were a bit worried. We did not know anything apart from garlic naan, chicken tikka and masala, so we asked the waiter for recommendations. Surprisingly (contrary to what...More

Thank Renee T
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the restaurant for dinner and I was absolutely shocked by the horrible service. There were only a few customers eating at the time and yet it took them such a long time to just take our order. The food was just average and does...More

Thank r_ashwin19
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We have stayed in Penang for 4 nights and eaten here 5 times as the food is so good. Highly recommend the chicken palak and kadai chicken. I wouldn't get mutton unless you like bones. Love near curry mile in Manchester and thought they were...More

Thank NicolaPalin
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The food here was great. I had a mango lassi, garlic naan and a vegetarian curry. The service were very welcoming and helpful.

Thank Fleur W
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Went there yesterday but very disappointing service. The waiter who attended me was impatient and cannot understand simple Malay and English. The irony was that he couldnt understand the language but yet he was impatient, as if i was the one who couldnt understand his....More

1  Thank yctan0604
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This North Indian restaurant probably has the best thosai and roti canai I've had in a long time you must try it! I've been here many times and it never disappoints over the years. This restaurant is also very clean compared to other restaurants in...More

Thank P D
Reviewed 14 August 2017

loved this place - oh the fried chicken... and we'd never eaten with our fingers off banana leaf... just do what the locals do, wash up after the feast and don't forget to fold your banana leaf when done. Opposite Ren I Tang, great little...More

Thank Drewleece
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Lebuh Penang | Little India, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-264 4204
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