The cafe has an ethnic touch. Come here only to eat the dessert. The price is a bit above average but worth to try.
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Beetroot soup and Malayan Salad is wonderfull as a starter. Staff help us to surprise our Birthday Princess with a Red Velvet Galilei. Prawn Biryani is very tasty. Lentil rice make a cheerful memories to our BD princess. Of course Lemuni rice is a unique...More
Authentic Penang cuisine! this cafe serves both traditional drinks and local food. Located near the art street scene in old George Town, this charming restaurant is in a traditional row house and the architecture is authentic. Try their nutmeg drink and specialty rice dishes.
Dear Alvin V, Thank you for your recent patronage at Jawi House. Our Jawi Peranakan Heritage Cuisine include the Nasi Lemuni and Biryani inherited from the owner's grandmother and we take pride in serving the best. We look forward to your return visit!
Great place to dine and admiring beautiful settings and surrounding. Even the plates and bowls are like work of art. It's definitely excellent Peranakan dishes. Only managed to dine in there after the third attempt as it was previously fully booked under private events. So...More
Dear PinSeah, We are very happy to hear that you enjoy your visit and dining experience at Jawi House. Apologies that you had to try three times. KIndly call me directly for future reservation at +6016-3350295 or the restaurant at +604-2613680. We look forward to...More
We had a very good meal, friendly, red velvet cake is good. Very good food for a small price! You should try this restaurant.
Came with a group of 20+ friends for my second visit here. The ground floor area was all occupied by us. Its strenths are its’ excellent-tasting food - which also has great presentation; another strength is its cosy ambience. On the downside is that the...More
A return visit since our last trip in December 2017 to Penang, Malaysia. It didn’t disappoint...reasonably priced delicious traditional Malay Peranakan food served in cosy homelike surroundings. Our dinner bill for 5 adults was Malaysian Ringgit 152 (approximately US$38!)
We loved this place. The food is authentic and there is a good choice of vegetarian and not too spice food. Service is attentive and warm. It was a real pleasure to talk to the chef/owner and learn about local ingredients.
Located at Penang most famous heritage street. From outside looks very much simple and normal restaurant. The choices of menu are limited but definitely are the best collections can be made available. Few special dishes like briyani and lemuni rice are those top on the...More
This place was fantastic! The food was amazing, the juices ever so fresh and the service very friendly and attentive. The waiter laughed at my brother’s stipud jokes so bonus points for that! Warning! The portions are huge so we all waddled our of there!