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Tamarind Brasserie

Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
26 Jan 2018
“Nice setting friendly staff”
2 weeks ago
“Now called Cinnamon restaurant. Buffet.”
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
$$ - $$$
Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cook at home and I think I can become a chef there. The only highlight was the entrée. Smoked salmon. Hahaha. They have beautiful duck fillets but it was raw. Disgusting. The rest like the steak with peppercorn sauce was awful beef. Chewwy. Becoming...More

Thank RichardL6090
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Good menu of different style food we ordered local food, A laksa and Char Koay Teow both were delicious the noodles were excellent and the seafood fresh and we finished our plates, The service was good and the waiter was very friendly. We would haven...More

Thank Cymmfy
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Recently refurbished a la cart menu changed. Tremendous buffet selection Asian international. Well cooked well.presented. Efficient friendly staff.

Thank Iain R
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We attended a conference yesterday and noticed that Mutis had a wide genuine smile and today she served our table at this restaurant with that same wide smile. We returned to this restaurant because of the briyani and vegetable vindaloo. Today the vindaloo was sweet...More

1  Thank Rosalia D
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best hotel breakfast we've ever had so far. We actually looked forward to having breakfast there every morning when we were staying at Park Royal :D

Thank Billy W
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We ate breakfast here each morning of our stay & were always welcomed with a friendly greeting. I have no qualms about the service standards - I thought they were all fantastic. They're friendly, smiley & very prompt. I'm surprised to read other reviews saying...More

Thank Larna M
Reviewed November 12, 2016

We visited for lunch a la carte during the week having enjoyed a Sunday buffet there a month or so back. Positives: Very good service, nice grounds and nice location. Food is very, very average at best. We ordered 2 entrees and 4 mains. Entrees...More

Thank GrousMan
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Come and experience a plentiful dining setting. The choices presentation quality are of a very high standard. Strongly recommend a visit.

Thank jillnind50
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant seemed to have two teams of service staff , one team wore a "courtesy tag" and they were hospitable while the rest seemed unaware what's expected of the service staff in the hotel industry . My husband and I went for an early...More

Thank Kerensa2014
Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

The buffet breakfast in this place is good but I have had better in other places around the world. There is a good variety of food appealing to tourists from around the world as well as local breakfast dishes. The menu for lunch and dinner...More

1  Thank Chandputti
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
  • Phone Number: 604-881-1133
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A breezy, open-air brasserie restaurant in Penang, that serves a mouth-watering menu of Asian, continental and traditional cuisine. Its fabulous buffet spreads are rated amongst the very best available, whether you come for breakfast or dinner. In fact, its dinner buffets offer over 40 favourites and are sure to satisfy even the biggest appetites.Saturday is Seafood Day with lobsters and oysters. Drop by on Sunday with your family and friends to enjoy our premium Super Sundays Family Buffet Lunch or Dinner. A new menu is introduced every fortnight so nothing remains the same except for the quality. Featuring an extensive spread such as Black Angus, Australian Lamb Rack, Shell Scallops, Fin Fillet, Prawns, Slipper Lobsters, Salads and inspired Desserts, your Sundays couldn't be any better! Not to be outdone, its à la carte menu also has a loyal following. The Penang Char Koay Teow with shredded crabmeat and Hainanese Chicken Rice are rated amongst the best in Penang. Mouth-watering desserts like Ice Kacang and the ever-popular Banana Split are perennial favourites and a must have when in Penang.Despite being a cheery, breezy coffee house, you will experience impeccable and friendly service.Opening Hours : 6.00 am to 12.00 midnightLocation : Ground FloorCapacity : 220 persons with one private room for 20 persons and a pavilion seating for 20 persons
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