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Sri Malaya - CLOSED

1, Rope Walk, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
25 Sep 2012
“A real gem”
5 Sep 2012
“Disappointing - beautiful setting, very average food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Malaysian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
1, Rope Walk, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 25 September 2012

Great mix of eastern/western dishes on their menu and both were equally good. Excellent service, food beautifully presented and the restaurant itself is housed in a renovated house which using 1950's items for decoration. Surprised it was not more popular as it was in the...More

Thank maat49
Reviewed 5 September 2012 via mobile

The setting itself is beautiful and well maintained. I selected a teriyaki chicken burger with chips/salad. The chicken was in fact a fatty drumstick cut from the bone flattened, spiced and deep fried...nothing like what I had expected based on the upmarket appearance of the...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2012

We visited Sri Malaya on a quiet Monday night and had the place pretty much to ourselves, a shame for the restaurant as it's a really lovely place and deserves better custom. An old post World War 2 house in a quiet street, beautifully renovated...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2012

First came here on Tuesday only to find out Tuesday is their day off. On Wednesday they were closed again for both lunch and dinner, not sure why and I just decided to give up on the place. However on Thursday I happened to walk...More

Thank brianonthego
Reviewed 8 July 2012

Nice little cafe but not really a restaurant. Very few Malay dishes on menu unless you count the 3 kinds of noodle soup. Ended up having fish and chips which kinda sums the place up.  Service a bit slow and, in common with a lot...More

Thank Cookiemonster171
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Sri Malaya is a modern place in a lovingly restored old shophouse. The food is a mix of Malay specialities (curry mee in broth) and European dishes (lamb shanks and pastas). I especially recommend the Malaya Spaghetti, a nice mix of prawns, basil and pepper...More

Thank BallardBeaver
Reviewed 17 June 2012

This looks like a "Western" restaurant, and has a wide range of Western style food and a few Malaysian choices on the menu. It was the worst meal we had the whole time we were in Malaysia, but that's just because there is much more...More

Thank discerningdiner52
Reviewed 4 April 2012

Had a lovely meal here quite relaxed easygoing Nice service great food perfect location in a unesco world heritage location thanks guy will be back for absolutely certainty.

Thank W0rldcitizenkiwi
Reviewed 25 December 2011

We eat twice here once we had the brilliant value lunch menu at 17 rm each juice main course and desert the pineapple rice was superb as was my chicken curry plate ( can't remember local name ) then returned on Christmas eve and had...More

2  Thank 2few
Reviewed 1 November 2011

I ate here with friends just Last week and went back 3 times, Now Penang is renowned for Food Food Food, I found this Little Oasis serving everything you need in air con in a Beautifully restored setting with Mid century style furniture with Nice...More

Thank W0rldcitizenkiwi
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  • Address: 1, Rope Walk, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
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