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Hong Giap

Opens in 9 min: 10:00 - 19:00
Open today: 10:00 - 19:00
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60 years of business, engulfed by fire, BUT REVIVE AGAIN!!!

This business has been running for 60 years and counting. Sadly they got a fire outbreak in last... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Sthongt T
via mobile
BEST Place to buy Peranakan Porcelain and Pottery - lots of other stuff too

NB: New address is 193&195 Penang Road Stumbled on this place while just wandering around. We'd... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
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“batik”(4 reviews)
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308 - 312 Jalan Penang, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
+60 4-262 5092
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

NB: New address is 193&195 Penang Road Stumbled on this place while just wandering around. We'd been on the lookout for peranakan porcelain reproductions (teapots, plates, Kam cheng etc). Didn't have much luck finding prices any better than in Singapore. This store had a great...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Badams247
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Was traveling for work and found this little gem. They were friendly and had a wonderful offering of products. I got to know that the original location burned down, but they rebuilt right around the corner. They seemed to have higher quality products compared to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Seth G
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Those with a penchant for bric-a-brac will be delighted to know that Hong Giap - a wholesaler that sells an eclectic range of Royal Selangor pewter, nonya beaded slippers, batik, Peranakan crockery, tiles, etc - offers all these wares at very reasonable prices. The outlet...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mariettakoh
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

This business has been running for 60 years and counting. Sadly they got a fire outbreak in last Sept. But they are now back again at 300m away

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sthongt T
Reviewed 5 April 2017

My friend and I were dining somewhere nearby and we decided to check out this shop as we wanted to get a gift (we're locals). So we walked in and my friend asked the owner if they have something below RM30 but the owner refused...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank bean1209
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Great for souvenir hunters looking for knick-knacks or even serious antique hunters. The place to go if looking for quality items at good prices.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Gabe08
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We were very happy to have found this wonderful shop. The range of goods was fantastic as was the range of prices. There is something for every budget. The goods themselves are wonderful not simply touristy stuff and range from jewellery, Selangor pewter, batik pieces,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Tanimann
Reviewed 26 December 2015

On a last day of Penang visit, we were almost leaving town, but we just happened to stop by this gift shop, then we were so glad we did it. There are so many variety types of gift. Owner was very nice, friendly, & well...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank mubolger
Reviewed 12 May 2014

This is the most amazing family run Business with such a collection or wares to tempt the most discerning of buyers and window shoppers.This Shop is the first place I always want to call where one is always assured of the warmest of welcomes, smiles...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 3 March 2014 via mobile

The store Hong Giap is located at 308 Penang Road, Georgetown/Penang, Malaysia, is a family owned business that provides an inviting atmosphere as soon as you enter. They spend the time necessarily allow me to browse without pressure the inventory of low to high end...More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank PraiseHimPraise
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