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The Mugshot Cafe

302 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 12-405 6276
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“bagels” (301 reviews)
“apple crumble” (23 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
302 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed today

Went for breakfast on Thursday morning with my husband and two sons. The place is really great. Our kids loved the Nutella and banana bagels and we loved the smoked salmon and bacon and egg ones. The bagels are really crispy and light. We also...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I loved the mango walnut mug of yogurt I had here. The yogurt was thick and creamy and I did everything but try to lick the jar to not waste a bite! Neat little place to stop by for breakfast or a snack. Eclectic mix...More

Thank Nici B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not sure why there are so many good reviews I find this place extremely average in terms of atmosphere and food. If you're looking for authentic Penang this doesn't offer anything just hipster yoghurt desserts. I love yoghurt too but I wouldn't head all the...More

Thank Debx N
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am always looking for great cafes and this one was definitely a good catch! My favourites were the banana smoothies and the apple crumble yogurt. Also, their latte was one of the best I've had so far in SE Asia. It is more pricey...More

Thank Janine O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in here to hide from the rain and had the salmon and cream cheese bagel. It was delicious, one of the best I've ever had. Nice drinks too. The staff were very friendly and a good vibe all round

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hardly ever pick yoghurt for breakfast but in this place I was tempted. I added a bagel too. I wasn't disappointed! I had the apple crumble yoghurt which was really good. The bagel was fine, nice and freshly baked. Take a seat at the...More

Thank Matthijs V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for brunch and was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the bagels and coffee. We tried the Bagel with ham and egg and loved it. This place is a little expensive and seems continually crowded but great service and food. Had to return...More

Thank asiaexpat62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there three times for coffee and Bagels. Very delicious, friendly staff and nice atmosphere.

Thank Laur A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for good coffee in George Town then Mug Shot is the place for you. Not only great coffee, but a selection of teas are available as well. And the food is delicious. They sell tasty bagels and yogurt with apple crumble...More

Thank Pacificwoman59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Going here for breakfast. Quite lot of people in the restaurant. Environmentwas cozy and antiques. With lot of item and paint from the past. Ordered mocha with egg and bacon bagel. Took awhile to serve but the taste is magnificent. Bagel was crunchy and bacon...More

Thank 88gaian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 12-405 6276
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