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Tho Yuen Restaurant

92 Lebuh Campbell | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4672
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“dim sum” (47 reviews)
“dumplings” (9 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
92 Lebuh Campbell | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Fried rice is the signature dish but is not so good now as the rice is not fluffy. The crispy noodles is also not as tasty as in the past.

Thank KarChan W
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived close to 11 am and most of the good stuff had run out. What we had - egg tarts, bitter gourd and aubergine yong tou fu, dumplings, the single plate of spare rins, preserved egg congee were very good.

Thank PeggieMalaysia
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to see Penang people to gather for yam cha (tea drinking). Owner Keong himself is chef and take chargr of the kitchen. This will ensure high quality and tasty food. Dont forget to taste the famous stir fry black bean noodles.

Thank Lucinda L
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I went here two times at june. both of my visit ends up with limited menu of dimsum and taste very "standard" and watch out for the price . Ask if the price is for one piece of dimsum or for one plate. I think...More

Thank Stefen W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of the oldest Restaurant in Penang serving out Dim Sum in the old classic way. We love the noodle dish of Fried Hor Fun with beehoon or rice vermicelli. Wok fried to perfection. The place is very old school and nostalgic. Opens...More

1  Thank ChangBoris
Reviewed 20 July 2017

helpfull staf to tel in fluwent english how they make the dishes. they are verry fast in serving verry good tast verry hygienic

Thank stef_uganda
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for brunch with friends. Very popular for yum cha breakfast with locals - many elderly local residents come here each day to eat and catch up. It's got a lovely community feel. The food is fresh and delicious. Everything cooked and steamed or...More

Thank wendy s
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This place used to be super crowded, especially tough to find a table during weekends.. An old style shop that serves dishes passed over from older generation, such as dim sum, chicken rice and fried noodles.. Be sure to try out its "sang har" (huge...More

Thank lwluen
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good dim sum for the price. Fish balls are also ok. The table and floor were a little dirty though. Hope they can clean up a little.

Thank FanHup
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for some traditional breakfast but somehow chance upon this quaint shop selling diim sum. A little gem I would say, because we had some v good dim sum indeed except for the porridge which was a little bland. The 'sang ha '...More

Thank wkay
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Lebuh Campbell | Chinatown, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-261 4672
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