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Indian, Malaysian, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Reviewed 18 January 2022 via mobile

We looked up TripAdvisor and found this place, and on arrival thought we had the wrong place. Don't be fooled! This is the correct place and definitely deserves the high ratings!!! You can have delicious spaghetti with authentic naan + tandoori chichen or lovely nasi...daging, the chef excelled in all cuisines! MUST TRY MUSHROOM SOUP. Food was amazing 👏More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 7 January 2022

Friendly & engaging staffs. Food served quite fast & fresh & hot. The cheese naan is so good - ordered twice. Chicken tandoori was tender. The gravy for butter prawn & the mint sauce with dhal for chicken tandoori has unique & savoury taste ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 28 December 2020

Had twice lunch and one time dinner as I was staying at Bayview Beach Resort. Service was good and the fried rice (RM6 and above) was tasty and good portion. The drinks were a bit expensive, mostly above RM6. Medium pizza RM18 for was not...my licking as it was quite hard. Had the fried chicken chop RM13 which was good and tasty. The restaurant accepts grab pay as payment.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 10 December 2020 via mobile

This place was just opposite the hotel we stayed, it was open at 10, we enjoyed the masala butter prawn and cheese naan.

Date of visit: December 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 22 March 2020 via mobile

This small simple cafe was recommended to us by friends who knew we enjoyed Indian food. So we decided to give it a try and we were definitely not disappointed As we were almost at the end of our holiday we only visited twice and...on both occasions found the food to be delicious. The staff were very pleasant and asked how spicy you wanted your meal Don't be put off by the simple surroundings the food is delicious freshly cooked to order and very well priced Would heartily recommendMore

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 9 March 2020 via mobile

My family and I have been staying at the Bayview Beach Resort when travelling to Penang for over 19 years now and Enca Cafe just across the road is one of our favourite spots! We love coming to Enca for both lunch and dinner and...never realised that is a restaurant in Penang that actually makes the best Bruschetta in the world! The food is great and the variety of the menu will cater to everyone. The team working there are always wonderful and friendly and it’s great that they remember us each time even with 2 or 3 years between trips. If you’re in Penang you must make your way to Enca Cafe.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 6 March 2020

Last reviewed Enca 8 yrs ago & it hasn't changed, food & staff unbeatable at any time of the day. Our two young kids loved it too as their first time in Penang. Also do everything take away, so when kids need their bed, a...cheeky take out on the balcony hits the spot. Thank you Enca! See you again!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

Read the reviews on trip advisor and confirm the food was exceptional Don't be put off by the basic lay out and basic set up the staff could not do enough for us and the food was exceptional we were there for 2 hours and...every table was fullMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 4 February 2020 via mobile

Nice food with good service on very moderat price. We just tried the Indian dishes which we enjoyed - spice level is very western orientated.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 4 February 2020 via mobile

So delicious food, portions are quite big and not expensive. We stopped for lunch, and took cheese naan, vegetable fried rice and Enca Salad - all was very tasty. Absolutely recommend this place. Tip - it’s Indian kitchen restaurant, better to try their special local...dishes, it’s very good.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?1  
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Lavender_lion
27 April 2018|
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Response from elfian | Reviewed this property |
food is halal. however, they do serve alcohol.
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JRPage
28 March 2018|
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Response from buddy195 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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28 March 2018|
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Response from r0mi4 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember, cash only (the closest ATM was approx. 1,5 km but they offered to drive us by motorbike :D )
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Frequently Asked Questions about Enca Cafe & Restaurant

Yes, Enca Cafe & Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Enca Cafe & Restaurant offers delivery services.

Enca Cafe & Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5