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Golden River

Road Opposite Golden Sands Hotel | Jalan Sungai Emas, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (10 reviews)
“spare ribs” (9 reviews)
“fried rice” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Road Opposite Golden Sands Hotel | Jalan Sungai Emas, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Just up the road and around the corner is this food court best eggplant dish I have had here so far lightly fried and presented non oily, the fish and pork dishes were to die for and the rice excellent.... we will be back again....More

Thank Geraldeane K
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Here,s one you must try ,Kent and staff serve excellent tasty food and the service is fast ,on certain night they cook a dish ,pongpo pork. it.is out of this world as are the other dishes of food served ,the picture is on the dish...More

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to eat here after much of the night market was closed last night. The place was pretty full which we took as a good sign and we were not disappointed We chose small ribs, small lemon grass chicken pieces, sweet n sour pork...More

Thank JoandJoe2011
Reviewed 23 June 2017

It was very near to Golden Sands Resorts, about 5-10 min walk. The service was very fast and food was served within 15 min after ordering. Tried their prawn paste chicken, clams, sweet and sour fish and broccoli. All were very tasty!

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This is place is very rustic. It served very very good local food and we ate to our hearts content. We ordered quite a number of dishes and the bill came up to 150rm ( cause we decided to order fish and prawns which added...More

Thank Dianajsd
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We have been to the Golden River a few times and it is always a fantastic experience. Your food is brought to you so quickly and is delicious. Superb value for money. A particular favourite meal for me are the Pork Ribs in a wonderful...More

Thank kfwrigley
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This Chinese restaurant is located nearby the road and works only in the evenings (from 5 to 10.30 pm), but it proposes one of the best seafood dishes. You definitely must try their nestum prawns and deep dried red snapper, as well as a variety...More

Thank Irina M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The golden river is another food court, full of different types of food typical of Penang. Grab your self a table, walk around and order your food, and enjoy

Thank omega132857
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It is definitely a good place to go when you only need some cheap good food like any ordinary days. It's a normal Malaysia's road side Dai Chao without fancy environment. But the locals always know how good it is. We ordered 4 dishes with...More

1  Thank Jamie O
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Totally lives up to the review we received by some guests staying at the same hotel . The most delicious meal for 5 £20 can't beat the food children loved it and they made a delicious noodle soup at my daughters request clean plates all...More

Thank Colletta5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road Opposite Golden Sands Hotel | Jalan Sungai Emas, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
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