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Tjantek Cafe and Art Bistro

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46, Jalan Besar, Kuantan, Malaysia
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my family enjoyed a relaxing food with quality food and artistic place. It is really a discovery. Don't forget to try the Calamansi Juice with Honey :)

Thank Hanyscout
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

A place to have a relaxing simple pasta/western dinner with friends or family amidst a beautiful setting of rustic antiques, paintings, sculptors with a blend on soft music in the background while you have your dinner. Engage with the owners Hatta & Ijan, for a lively conversation on Arts, Architecture, Fashions, Brands or any topics that might interest you at... More 

Thank SallahudinRahman
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Great place, staff is humble. price slightly high but we dont regret it! we will come back in the future.

Thank ZackOxlee
Kuala Lumpur
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111 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Its one of these Kuantan Gems, rustic little cafe that service some local cuisine too.... The decor is mesmorizing as its a large collection of stuff, gatheed by the artsy owner

Thank Dutchwriter
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, food was good, not much in menu though, very beautiful setting, classic and a lot of chit chat items... Nice place to hang out, dim lighting, must go place if in Kuantan, very good service

Thank Tazen_Tz
Terengganu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Peaceful ambience. Perfect place for romantic dining and hang out.good food( steak) feels like served from kitchen at our home

Thank juli_zakaria
Kuantan, Malaysia
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015

have a cup of tea with your love one, the cafe is full of art and selling some painting feel the art of the cafe.

Thank Sean C
Kuantan, Malaysia
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152 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

I first moved to kuantan 11 years ago. At that time, Tjantek cafe was about the only 'upmarket' cafe in kuantan. There was no Starbucks, Oldtown kopitiam, Papparich, Secret recipe etc. At that time, Tjantek was considered expensive, and we reserved going there for friends birthdays and work leaving-dos. Over the years, the cafe has remained the same.....which is a... More 

1 Thank ALR0609
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014 via mobile

First of all the place are very well decorated. Its more like vintage and its very cool and romantic. Their food was magnificient and very delicious. Highly recommended👍

Thank areen j
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

Vintage music, esthetics ambience; what else do we need? I can die peacefully now. Price is quite reasonable for this type of place.

Thank Shuhaib R-Rumy I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, International, Asian, Malaysian
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46, Jalan Besar, Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Pahang  >  Kuantan District  >  Kuantan

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