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116 Jalan Serampang | Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Singapore
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I went there with my wife recently and had a wonderful time. The food was great and my meat was cooked to a perfect temperature. If you want cheap, fast, and simple food this is not the place for you. Worth the experience.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I grew up in Johor Bahru and local foods are one of the best apart from Penang but never western food. Most of the time it is either in Singapore or Kuala Lumpur. On my recent trip to Johor Bahru an old friend offered to buy me lunch and asked what I liked. Instead of the usual Bak Kut Teh... More 

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Shanghai, China
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Very bad copy of mediterranea food, I went last night with 3 friends, 4 Italians ... just to clarify. 3 pizzas, a 'starter Spanish, a linguine with anchovies vongole..with anchovies none from Italy use anchovies with clam !!!! .. the pizzas arrived after 48 min at 10 minute intervals from each other ... the garlic shrimp appetizer, and chicken spicy,... More 

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Sri Aman, Malaysia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2017

food was good !! felt a lamb bit hard and bit salty..rest all fine and serving time a bit a delay ..tasty food ...as its a first time to jb..

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Thank mark1956eng
Singapore, null, Singapore
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food was fantastic. We got a pizza, paella and lamb cutlets. All tasted fantastic. Would definitely go again to try the other items on the menu.

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Singapore
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

After reading other TripAdvisor reviews on Sweetwater, we ventured and were rewarded. Staff were welcoming and friendly, sharing with us the day's special. On our virgin visit, we ordered the specials wagyu beef and black cod. The black cod was cooked to perfection. As for the wagyu, overall, it was nice, with the sides crisped but the texture of the... More 

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Thank Chilliprince
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Sweetwater is one of the best restaurants in JB, compete probably with Giannis which is next door, for the Top spot. Both Restaurant are owned by the same guy and Giannis is more an Italian high class Trattoria wherelse Sweetwater serves modern Mediterranean style fusion cuisine. I was there with my wife and a friend a while ago and we... More 

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Thank AI1980
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We went here for a group dinner so had the opportunity to taste many dishes from the menu and loved each and every dish we tried ! Amazing bar for pre dinner drinks and the ambience in the restaurant is lovely ! We definitely love and recommend SweetWater - spectacular food and first class service by the staff!

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Thank Jodie G
Singapore, Singapore
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent food cooked till perfection from starter to dessert. Not forgetting the bread and the special sauce they made freshly. Bon appetit!! Been here few times in May and June. The set lunch is value for money!

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Thank Almyhappy
Johor Baru, Malaysia
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75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I was invited to a private birthday party of 20 at this restaurant and loved the whole experience. We were given the private dining area upstairs. The entree of bread/bread sticks and dips was good. The mushroom soup was excellent as it was not pureed and I could still taste the fine pieces. It was a full dish by itself.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Jalan Serampang | Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
Description
Sweetwater serves Mediterranean food including Italian, Moroccan, Spanish, Greek and French dishes.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?