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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 5 February 2012

Good all round food quality and taste.Wash basins and toilets could do with improvement - poorly maintained. There's another oftheir outlet just down the road of the same name but fully 100% vegetarian Indian food.

Thank Ashvin J
Reviewed 3 February 2012

Average tasting indian food because its now a chain restaurant in Penang. Better option is the Tanjung Bungah version which has a nice setting. Service is excellent

Thank fallenangel6428
Reviewed 26 January 2012

Apparently better if you eat in but have not tried it. Went there to take away but was disappointed when we got home to find tiny portions and pretty average food. Friends say that eating in the food is very good

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 26 January 2012

A real local treat where you eat in Little India and the food is outstanding!

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 25 January 2012

Place setup is nice, but the service quality is very poor. You cant find Malaysian hospitality here. Food is okay and there is a wide selection you can choose from.

Thank Rani_1110
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Taking advantage of the local knowledge of a friend of mine recently I decided to try this superb Indian mamak style restaurant called Sri Ananda Bahwan. It just rolls of the tongue so dead easy to remember. The restaurant is opposite the Flamingo Hotel on...More

1  Thank Ninja_Sanook
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Good food. Friendly service staff. Wide selections. Quite reasonable priced. Orders do get mistaken sometimes. 4 out of 10 times. Nobody seems to know who's handling which order sometimes. Maybe there is a disconnect between service staff and the kitchen. Once we were charged quite...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 14 January 2012

As a previous reviewer has mentioned, this restaurant has two locations and this review is for their Tanjung Bungah location, opposite the Flamingo Resort Hotel. After a disastrous dinner at another restaurant in Penang (see my review of The Bungalow Restaurant) we were very wary...More

Thank petercheshire
Reviewed 8 January 2012

We ate here a couple of times during our recent stay in Georgetown. One night we had north Indian vegeterian food (great chana masala and palak paneer) and the other we did south Indian (masala dosas with sambar). Both were great and crazy cheap. The...More

Thank D0ugP
Reviewed 4 January 2012

Great service, prices and lots of food. We loved the Xmas decorations and the visit from Santa.

Thank Kim G
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
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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