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Tek Sen Restaurant

18 Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 12-981 5117
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast pork” (85 reviews)
“mapo tofu” (14 reviews)
“homemade tofu” (17 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

My friends raved about this eatery so i added this stop in my itinerary. We arrived at 8:35pm and despite closing time at 9pm, the staff welcomed us and quickly set up a table for us. We had 5 dishes for 4 person and not...More

Thank LP_online
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Too sweet and oily to our liking. Also a bit salty. Disappointed. However, I can see that the locals enjoyed it. Another table of Korean family also like it....

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Love all the dishes, its better than chinese food in shopping malls like gurney paragon / plaza, and certainly much cheaper, good quality cooking and awesome service ... usually this kind of crowded place we get yelled for not ordering quickly and the waiter face...More

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Cook is amazing. Need to wait long time to go in but it's really tasty. Love it. Chinese gastronomy not fast food. Great food.

Thank Ozge U
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This popular eatery with locals and tourists delivers great food, plenty of it and value for money. Check out the diagrams of how thses shop buildings were constructed.

Thank sue l
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here by recommendation and have to say the food was fantastic,we were told we would probably have to queue and we did but not for very long-- the staff are like a well oiled machine and keep things moving. We choose six dishes between...More

Thank nadia089
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Just randomly stumbled upon this place on a quiet Sunday afternoon. V busy and good mix of locals and tourists! V basic but clean restaurant! Extensive menu encompassing top to tail eating if so desired. Just sampled few of the tofu dishes as it's something...More

Thank JoeyMumbles
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This was recommended by the staff of our lodging place, really great food & cant stop coming back again. Yummy & reasonable price! During peak hours & weekend very crowded, so be prepared to wait :)

Thank wendylhp
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant hit all the right spots for our casual dining needs. Varied and (exceptionally) flavourful food. Great value too!

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We went to teksen restaurant after reading about it in our travel guide. The food was very delicious and the restaurant was packed. However, the portions were very small and for the price not too satisfying. If you don't care about money and want really...More

Thank Anna R
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16 January 2017|
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Response from Hammie2015 | Reviewed this property |
They are likely to be closed from 26-31Jan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 12-981 5117
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