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Jit Seng Hong Kong Roast Duck Rice

Star Hotel | 246, Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“roast duck” (12 reviews)
“char siew” (5 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
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Star Hotel | 246, Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at noon but no duck, the stall was not yet open but the restaurant was. We asked when the duck would be ready and the waiter mumbled something we didn't understand and laughed....so we walked away and thought, let's forget about it. Walked...More

Thank Marmatjj
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 1:30pm and there were no ducks to be seen. I was told the ducks are on their way so had to wait another 30mins. After 20mins a scooter arrived with the ducks. I’ve had a few Duck Rice’s Singapore which had micro size...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I tried this "famous" duck rice. I know this place by the help of trip advisor. I was very thrilled when I arrived at that place. The duck look so juicy and well roasted. So I choose to buy 1/4...More

Thank Xin Y
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

As the title says, this duck is slow roasted to render it's fat. The meat is moist and succelent and there isn't the usual layers of fat or gamey taste. Haven't tried a better roast duck than this.

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Food never arrived even after we waited for nearly an hour, other patrons who came later get served ahead of us, plus the lady owner is very arrogant, as if we can't afford her dishes. The friendly drink servers quite nice actually, bad luck they...More

Thank Jeffry S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Upon a friend's recommendation, we headed down to Jit sheng for roast duck. Totally no regret. This has to be one of the best roast duck I've ever eaten! We also ordered roast pork belly and barbecued pork (char siew). Nothing to complain about! Price...More

Thank Faith Esther C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is one of the best roasted duck rice in the town. The duck meat are juicy and the duck roasted skin are crispy .

2  Thank Michael_Teoh
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The very first meal we had in Penang. We had to settle our late lunch quickly and we found this gem nearby our hotel. Can't go wrong if there are people queuing up for it continuously. Got to wait patiently since there's a constant orders...More

1  Thank zhenqi
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This by far was the best hawker stall in all of Malaysia! Many locals told me about it, as well as students in KL. It was a little hard to find, but well worth the excursion. The duck came in a great portion size and...More

Thank TC6217
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This was one of the most delicious and generous portions I have ever eaten. The duck was tender and moist, as well as plentiful. The soup tasted great and also came with chunks of carrot. All these at the price of around RM8... definitely a...More

Thank runningnose
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  • Address: Star Hotel | 246, Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
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