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1st Avenue Mall

Open Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Good mall for foreigners shopper when in Georgetown

Dropped in after being in Times Square and found that this mall had a lot more shops. Was able to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ballina, Australia
via mobile
3 mall are connected n this is more new de

I like this mall much better then others. 1 thing u will notice much in Penang is no Mather what... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
chloe w
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good38%
  • Average44%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“food court”(19 reviews)
“nice mall”(8 reviews)
“hotel jen”(4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
182 Jalan Magazine, George Town, Penang Island 10300, Malaysia
+60 4-261 1121
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 June 2017

+ One of Penang's newest (opened in 2010), most modern air-conditioned shopping mall offering 7 storeys of retail, entertainment and food options. Bright and clean, it was very, if not too, similar to a suburban shopping centre in Singapore like NEX in terms of design...More

3  Thank Ronny_Tan_Y_H
Management response:Responded 17 July 2017

DearRonny_Tan_Y_H, Thank you for your review. We’re pleased to hear that you enjoy your visit and hope that you will be visiting us again soon! Your Sincerely, 1st Avenue Mall, Penang

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 May 2014

good location, easy access by public transport, walking distance if you stay near komtar. not much options for shopping but still good for penang!!

5  Thank Sallam2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in after being in Times Square and found that this mall had a lot more shops. Was able to buy a lot more higher quality clothing for my children in Australia here.

Thank Odyssey811876
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like this mall much better then others. 1 thing u will notice much in Penang is no Mather what new infastrature, it is usually not well maintains. however as 3 mall r connected by 'skybridge; once see komtar etc this is the best haha.....More

Thank chloe w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

New mall, but do not really have much things in there. Looks very much like any other mall with lots of things which can be gotten else where

Thank AChee74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was dinner timing at 7 plus during the visit. There were only 2 waiters running the restaurant. The restaurant was fairly empty. The tables were not cleared. The waiter at the counter with no customers signalled to us to wait for the one outside...More

Thank Toh J
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Right beside Hotel Jen and most retail outlets opens at 10am - 11am. Good hideout if it is raining. There are fashion outlets such as H&M and Parkson Stores, a variety of F&B available at B1, as well as pharmacy, even a food court on...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

It was big mall,many shops inside the mall and many restaurants as well, Food Hall is my favorite place where I can find the korean food (Kimbab)

Thank Go817075
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

A rather big mall compared to others, but not crowded. Shop in peace and wide selection of shops. Neaby to Paradigm mall, Jen Hotel etc

Thank Vince T
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The mall should block the car park entrance since already known that the car park is damn full due to public holiday. There is no parking slot after 20 mins seaching and cars are keep entering and causing jam in the car park. We ended...More

1  Thank ReinnyChoco
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

One of the better mall compare to the other 2 mall that's next to it. Has a few international brands and Parkinson department store. The food hall is on level 4. There's other dining options. Good place to escape the heat with window shopping.

Thank Horlicks88
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The shops inside are almost dead. Even during the weekends, there’re‘nt a lot of people that are here. Most of the shops are the typical that you find in other malls. You’d only come here if it was raining and you had no choice, but...More

Thank Joram B
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Bronwyn B
29 April 2018|
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Response from Ezra A | Reviewed this property |
There is nine in the mall but you can cross over to ICT and at the ground floor there is a grocery stall name cheers.