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The Little Nyonya Cuisine

170-B1-32B, Plaza Gurney | Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-643 7496
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good53%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“otak” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
170-B1-32B, Plaza Gurney | Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good, service was efficient - nothing spectacular but good cheap food and worth a visit if you're in the plaza

Thank LissC0011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent eaterie serving good portions of traditional Malaysian cuisine. For those that want something different, there was Western, Italian and Japanese. Efficient service with helpful and quick service. Each of us ate a different dish and shared starters. My Adam Koh Prawn had 10 enormous...More

Thank justmarigold
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

As a person willing to explore new tastes, I find this restaurant a good find. The long queue of locals waiting for a vacant seat is a good sign. Service is a little slow for some of our orders. One of our orders came in...More

Thank Lirycg
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Always so packed with queues, no worries as foods are served quickly. Tasteful only if you are fancy of spicy foods. We had Nyonya Asam Pedas Sting Ray, curry fried rice, Nasi Lemak and Teh Tarik. All was satisfactory and came with generous portion. I...More

Thank shevy l
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Food is acceptable but portion is small. Time of serving is acceptable. Service staff attitude need to improve.

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Went once to the one in Pavilion KL two years back, was terrible. So I thought we will give it another try in Penang. It was equally bad too. We waited in line for more than 30 minutes to get a table. Then it took...More

Thank Melanie_Yeoh
Reviewed 11 March 2017

For diners who can brave a little more spice and heat, this small cafe in Gurney Plaza's basement serves up some delicious sambal and chilli flavors. With recommendation from some local friends, we ordered a table full of typical Penang Nyonya dishes. The food arrived...More

Thank livingroundtheworld
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The service was below average. They had at least 4 male staff members standing at the counter chit chatting, and when I requested to order, the staff who came to take the order paper was not exactly friendly. Not sure why I ordered baked noodle...More

Thank regina_chan
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

All the dishes we ordered like stir fried KangKong and fried tofu were the best I ever tasted. 10/10 rating

Thank quanweitkd
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Even if it is a mall based nyonya fast food restaurant. The food was quite decent. It doesn't compare to some local places I have eaten. But the set menu was particularly value as well as quite filling. Definitely worth a try if you're craving...More

Thank SinghGaurav
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170-B1-32B, Plaza Gurney | Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: +60 4-643 7496
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