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US$3 - US$29
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Swiss
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 31 December 2020

We had a wonderful dinner here. My wife had gluten-free beef rendang on austrian-swiss rosti (a great fusion idea!), and I had Malay-Indo style Soto Chicken soup. Both were terrific. The huge gravity driven clock became a point of fascinating conversation with the manager (owner?)....More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 15 March 2020

My friends and I were casually exploring Armenian Street on a Saturday afternoon. The weather is so hot and we felt hungry + drained after the exploring. There were various hipster cafes around but mostly selling desserts. We wanted something filling. Somehow we found this...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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333ursc, Owner at Edelweiss Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2020

Thank you very much for your kind 5 Star rating. It is nice that you appreciate our hard work and we will try our very best to keep up with good food and service

Reviewed 6 March 2020 via mobile

If you’re in George Town you must visit this place, even if it’s just for a cocktail or a beer. The building is fantastic, full of historical charm and some interesting antique pieces, including a huge wall sized mirror rescued from the E&O hotel. The...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 10 February 2020 via mobile

We stumbled across this fantastic pub/restaurant down a busy side street. Dont ask me to find it again, I couldn't. The Paulaner sign drew me in and we were welcomed by a Swiss guy running the place. He was very friendly and we stayed a...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 10 February 2020

There is shame in wanting some familiar food, when travelling in Asia. So this is the place for all liking Swiss or German food. The restaurant has a unique interior with old clocks, gas lights (most of them now electric) and the menu is great...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 17 January 2020

We went there mainly for the Currywurst as you cant find that in asia and it was soo nice. All the food was very swiss like and the staff and also the owner were very welcoming and friendly.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 22 December 2019

This is a lovely quiet & calm cafe in the hustle & bustle of Georgetown Penang. Fabulous food and a great range of beers & spirits. Lovely place to sit & chat and watch the world go by. Do go!!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Urs C, Owner at Edelweiss Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2019

Thank you for your kind comment. We're happy to note that our hard work paid off.

Reviewed 13 December 2019

The greatest service you can ask for, lovely people. The beer and food is excellent too!!! Can’t wait to visit again.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 20 November 2019 via mobile

FYI tried to go for lunch 20/11/2019, sign said open but restaurant was closed, may be worth a call before going.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Urs C, Owner at Edelweiss Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2019

Dear Michael, we're sorry not being able to serve you lunch, and of course displaying an open sign when closed is not very smart thing to do. Thank anyway for trying having lunch with us and we hope one day you may drop by again.

Reviewed 13 November 2019 via mobile

Great place for a wind down, really nice beer and apple flan. Staff very friendly and welcoming. The place is cosy and cool being on busy Armenian Street.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Urs C, Owner at Edelweiss Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2019

Thank you so much for your 5-Star review. It is always good to know that our efforts are appreciated.

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Edelweiss Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5