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The Little Nyonya Cuisine

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170-B1-32B, Plaza Gurney | Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-643 7496
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good50%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“otak” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
170-B1-32B, Plaza Gurney | Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always so packed with queues, no worries as foods are served quickly. Tasteful only if you are fancy of spicy foods. We had Nyonya Asam Pedas Sting Ray, curry fried rice, Nasi Lemak and Teh Tarik. All was satisfactory and came with generous portion. I...More

Thank shevy l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is acceptable but portion is small. Time of serving is acceptable. Service staff attitude need to improve.

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Went once to the one in Pavilion KL two years back, was terrible. So I thought we will give it another try in Penang. It was equally bad too. We waited in line for more than 30 minutes to get a table. Then it took...More

Thank Melanie_Yeoh
Reviewed 11 March 2017

For diners who can brave a little more spice and heat, this small cafe in Gurney Plaza's basement serves up some delicious sambal and chilli flavors. With recommendation from some local friends, we ordered a table full of typical Penang Nyonya dishes. The food arrived...More

Thank livingroundtheworld
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The service was below average. They had at least 4 male staff members standing at the counter chit chatting, and when I requested to order, the staff who came to take the order paper was not exactly friendly. Not sure why I ordered baked noodle...More

Thank regina_chan
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

All the dishes we ordered like stir fried KangKong and fried tofu were the best I ever tasted. 10/10 rating

Thank quanweitkd
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Even if it is a mall based nyonya fast food restaurant. The food was quite decent. It doesn't compare to some local places I have eaten. But the set menu was particularly value as well as quite filling. Definitely worth a try if you're craving...More

Thank SinghGaurav
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We'd been looking for a food outlet we visited a couple of years ago but couldn't locate it so ended up in Little Nyonya. It was really busy and the food looked and smelled great so we were in! The menu is extensive with a...More

Thank MalcolmA02
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Visited here last time on our hunt for nyonya cuisine and boy it looked so appetizing and tasted yum. We tried their seafood.. squid, prawns.. everything was absolutely delicious.. would definitely visit them again if we were to visit penang again.. Good ambience, but service...More

Thank Sanjana S
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Whilst located in a shopping complex the service and quality of food was impressive. Try the pandan chicken, satay, nyonya dry curry noodle my best drink is ice coffee. I am sure there are many more great dishes given that they had managed to reproduce...More

Thank 639abbie
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Hi, Does your restaurant provide food delivery service? If yes, please provide me more information on how about to make ordering. I need it for tomorrow as it is my mum's birthday and she likes the food in your restaurant very much. Thank you.
15 March 2017|
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Hi may i know the price of your nyonya satays as recommended by tripadvisor? Thanks Peter
22 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170-B1-32B, Plaza Gurney | Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: +60 4-643 7496
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