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Asian, Malaysian
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Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 17 January 2021 via mobile

We ordered: kari kapitan, asam pedas, nasi ulam, lorbak and vege (don't remember the name but photo attached). All dishes were delicious & tasty. Reasonable price. Fast service.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 12 July 2020 via mobile

This has to be my father’s favorite restaurant. He often goes there with my mom. When he gives a treat to his friends, this place is also his choice. His favorite dish - chicken curry kapitan. My mom’s favorite dish - hong bak. This afternoon,...we ordered many dishes: chicken curry kapitan, hong bak, inche kebin (nyonya fried chicken), asam prawns, jiu hoo char (stewed mexican turnip with shreds of rehydrated dried squid), spring rolls, otak-otak. And two single-serve soups: kua lala (mint soup), too tor thng (pig stomach pepper soup). For those with room in the tummy, we also ordered pengat and green bean desserts.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 9 November 2019 via mobile

Always a pleasure to dine here with great authentic food, service and environment and pleased to see packed house on a Saturday lunchtime.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 November 2019

Many people who like "Chinese and/or Malausian dishes" will also really enjoy "Nyonya cuisine"-- which is a result of intermarriage between Chinese and Malaya during the early days of Chinese settlement in Malaysia (& other SE Asian countries). This cuisine has developed over the years...as Penang emerged as a place for "serious foodies". The variety of welll ptrepared dishes will also appeal to vegetarians. We were there with a large group of friends (about 50 of us), and the service was very good as was the food. The location at Straits Quay (in Tanjong tokong) adds to the ambience. A visit will prove to be memorable. I hope that this Review has been helpful.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 30 July 2019 via mobile

Very flavourful Nyonya dishes that has distinct taste in each different dish so good you can it have each dish alone with just white rice! Since we are not locals and want to try as many, we ordered many. Top on the list is Petai...Prawns (you’d love this if you like petai the local stinky beans), Acar Hu fried fish in tamarinds and vinegar, Kapitan Chicken. Only one dish was below expectation as my Dad’s one is the best in the world - save the Ju Hu Char for another placeMore

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 19 May 2019

We were at Straits Quay, Penang scouting for something to fill our stomach when we bumped into this restaurant. The food is pretty tasty, and the Jiu Hu Char (sweet turnip 沙葛) was good. We also ordered rendang ayam and petai sambal which is traditionally...Nyonya food synonymous with spicy taste. The restaurant is clean, serving is fast and the waiters are nice.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 May 2019 via mobile

A popular dining restaurant among the locals. Dishes are nice and prices are affordable. Very homely place. Will visit again.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 15 April 2019 via mobile

The food at this restaurant was stunning. It was really busy the Sunday night that we went and we had to wait for a table, but it was well worth it.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 March 2019

Recommended by owner of the lodge where we were staying. Did not disappoint. Food were quality at a reasonable, affordable price We ordered the small portions which are good for 3 if not 4 persons with average appetite.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 21 February 2019 via mobile

Have heard good things from a lot of folks, including here on TA. However, found the dishes to be hit and miss. The Tau Eu Bak (soy sauce based pork dish), Jiu Hoo Char, fish Berlanda and Inche Kabin are excellent Vs other nyonya restaurants...in Penang. However, the Curry Kapitan and Choon Pheah are disappointing. Curry Kapitan wasn't fragrant and doesn't have enough of a kick to it while Choon Pheah was more of a fried poh piah. Had the above two delivered as it should have been made, I would have given it four stars. The service staff, while friendly, were not sufficiently knowledgeable ( as you would expect from a restaurant that is quite pricey) about the dishes. That would have made it five stars. Hence the three star rating.More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Nyonya Breeze Desire is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 4