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Hameediyah Restaurant

164a Campbell Street, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 4-261 1095
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“murtabak” (98 reviews)
“biryani” (75 reviews)
“nasi” (39 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
164a Campbell Street, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined here as it was recommended in the Lonely Planet and it was excellent. You order your food a couple of buildings down from the restaurant seating area and they bring it to you. The murtabak was freshly cooked and delicious and very cheap....More

Thank Nina L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice restaurant with friendly staff. I follow the recommendation of waiter for the mix tendori plate and cheese roti. Food was excellent. I will return on my next visit.

Thank JohPhuket
Reviewed 5 days ago

I initially presented my credit card for payment but was told cannot get through and hence i have to settle with cash. To my surprise my credit card statement shows the amount was billed. Hence double billing , so I paid RM 376 for a...More

Thank Woo W
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food is impeccable and of a high standard for a low price. The Tandoori chicken and Garlic Naan are well worth it, the Nasi Kandar is also amazing as well - especially the Briyani rice and mutton curry! A great place to eat, however...More

Thank Fushnchupz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When there twice in 2 days cant get enough of the chicken tandoori and garlic naan, they r to die for....the murtabak is amazing and the mee goreng is also nice...friendly staff...will come here back when i come to penang again..oh yeah didnt even try...More

Thank Shahir T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always crowded but worth the queue. Love the Biryani and Nasi Kandar! Great place to eat with family and friends. Murtabak is overrated but still it tasted good and big size

Thank lilbabyshark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of 2 best nasi kandars in Penang in my opinion. Fantastic selection of foods, curries that will blow your mind up - pure greatness. On top of that - extremely friendly staff. If you are a visitor to Penang - it is a must....More

Thank Marcin Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here twice during our trip. It appears there are two parts to this restaurant a few doors down from each other. The original restaurant you line up and select your food from what is on display. Then you can eat it upstairs or...More

1  Thank AminaGavin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here, there are two buildings on the same street which was confusing but realised one was the kitchen and the other the restaurant. Didn't recognise the menu but staff were helpful and let us pick items from the kitchen as everything's...More

1  Thank Samuel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The taste still remain the same. Yummy. Everytime I am in town this is a must pit stop. Even tapau (take away) their bryani ,chicken dalcha, murtabak. The sitting are are fully aircond. Come earlier before lunch hour or after lunch hour. You are to...More

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Mohammad N
Is it halal food?
27 January 2017|
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Response from Fahmi S | Reviewed this property |
Of course, no worries about halal food when you around penang.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164a Campbell Street, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-261 1095
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Malaysia's oldest nasi kandar restaurant, the 107-year-old Hameediyah Restaurant in Penang.ESTD.1907