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“Dead”

That Little Wine Bar
Ranked #151 of 1,015 Restaurants in George Town
Cuisines: European, French
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: A neighbourhood European wine bar and restaurant with a warm and welcoming ambiance. We accept VISA and Mastercard.
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Visited on Wednesday and it was dead. No opinion about this wine bar. Maybe it is better on weekends . A little remote

Thank Kevin K
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TheBitterTruth, Owner at That Little Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Hello there,
thank you for your review. Unluckily we are at the moment bang in the middle of Hari Raya - the fasting month. This is the time were all restaurants on our island are pretty much empty because the locals go to the Hari Raya banquettes that offer free of charge or cheap food after the sun is down. It doesn't matter what religion you are having - you can eat there cheaply. Everybody is welcome.
It will all be over in about a weeks time and things will be back to normal. Sorry about that - but there is nothing we can do. That is how Penang works :)

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Very good wine list to choose from and imagine it would have a nice atmosphere with more of a crowd. Unfortunately it was empty when we visited mid-week so really lacked atmosphere which was a shame as the wine was really lovely. Lacked the quality and service of a place like Georgetown Wines but would be willing to go again perhaps when a bit busier as definitely has potential for a nice night out.

Thank Bluemap
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

Well contrary to other reviews the staff were wonderful & very attentive & the service was great.
The place is friendly & has a good selection of wine. We went there several times & thoroughly enjoyed each visit. We didn't have a full meal but the snacks & tappas tower we had were delicious.

2  Thank JBubbles50
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

The menu is a bit limited (especially for vegetarians) but you can't go wrong with the daily specials.

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Thank BeirutMoores
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

A friend and I decided to try out this place as it was supposed to be a good place to pair food with wine.

When we arrived, we walked into a nearly empty restaurant, with a couple seated at a table eating, and nobody else in sight.

After we were seated and ordered the food and wine, the waiter verbally took our order and left. 10 minutes later he returned, asking "was the order .... ?". This did not inspire much confidence.

The food took about 20-30 minutes to arrive, the wine was so so, as was the food considering the price being charged. The staff disappeared to the back after they served the food and you could hear some mild chatter coming from the kitchen.

When it came to the check, again it was a chore to grab their attention.

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Thank Soon Theam K
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