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Shop 1007 The Promenade | Robina Town Centre, Robina, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've ordered Penang Combination Laksa today. Huge serving good for 2 people at affordable price of $15.80. The staff are friendly and accomodating. The ambience is relaxing. Their lunch specials are so inviting to make me come back.

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Thank SahleeYee
Robina, Australia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here many times lately and am slowly making my way through the menu but it's very hard for me to go past the beef rendang, It's delicious. I also like the fact that you can substitute roti for rice if you wish. Their roti is thin and crispy which I quite enjoy. I can recommend this restaurant... More 

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Thank Dale C
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This review is just for the laksa. It's the best I've had on that Gold Coast. If you're a laksa addict, definitely go here.

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Thank Francois M
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Visited here with my mum yesterday. Was promptly greeted and served with a happy and welcoming waiter when we arrived. Ordered one dish and a variety of Asian drinks which was delicious, large in portion and tasted authentically Malay. I would definitely visit here again and highly recommend it. Price was super affordable and setup was clean and modern with... More 

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Thank ROSE M
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I love coming here whenever I get a craving for Malaysian food. It's a great place for dinner and lunch. Although it's situated in Robina Town Centre, it has a great "hole-in-the-wall" feel to it, like restaurants overseas. River Penang is the only restaurant that comes close to making Chicken Rice that taste like the meals I've had in Malaysia.... More 

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Thank Rika M
Singapore
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had lunch here during visit to Robina Town Centre. Foods listed in menu seems repetitive.Had a go for the fried seafood kway teow, serving portion was quite lot for however the taste seems lil bland. It doesnt taste quite the same as those i've had in Singapore or even Malaysia. Maybe because it's penang's stye. However would still recomend for... More 

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Thank Ash M
Gold Coast, Australia
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is truly a fantastic food experience! Went back to this fabulous restaurant and wasnt disappointed! The food was as awesome as before! The seafood combination with crispy noodles is to die for! The staff are friendly, very helpful and make you feel so welcome!

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1 Thank lizJ9005NK
Burleigh Waters, QLD
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We recently had dinner here with friends before the movies, the food came out quickly and was very tasty, hot and loads on the plate. We had water without meal and the service was very friendly.

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Thank Jo H
Gold Coast, Australia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place... food is brilliant and very fresh! Staff are great, fast service and it's BYO! What more you you want?

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1 Thank fernyglen
Robina, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Have visited this restaurant many times (15+) value is fantastic, price is exactly what you would expect being located in a shopping centre but the quality and portion size for the price is exceptional. Not the greatest ambiance but for a quick feed - highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1007 The Promenade | Robina Town Centre, Robina, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Robina
Description
Reasonably new restaurant in Robina. Please add to Gold Coast restaurant listings so I can provide a review.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?