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That Little Wine Bar

54 Jalan Chow Thye, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
+604-226-8182
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Ranked #47 of 460 Restaurants in George Town
Cuisines: European, French
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: A neighbourhood European wine bar and restaurant with a warm and welcoming ambiance
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English first
Busselton, Australia
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174 reviews 174 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

We have just got back and I wanted to do this whilst still fresh in my mind. Was recommended by TA person PSS - thank you even though boss was a Brit was an absolutely delightful meal. We both had potatoe soup and mains were duck breast with creamed mashed potatoe and macadamia nuts and steamed carrots. Will post photos... More

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Hong Kong
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Tucked behind the Gleneagles hospital, this little eatery has a nice ambiance, but that's where the compliments cease. Mediocre food, service with an attitude, small portions coupled with a high price. Don't get fooled...

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TheBitterTruth, Owner at That Little Wine Bar, responded to this review

Hello JW, thank you very much for your review. We get so many nice reviews so that your review is actually good for us. Makes us more believable - and you more unbelievable. Allegedly from HGK the prices here in Penang are too high for you. And you give our almost neighbour the highest rating ? Are you an actual... More

Penang Island, Malaysia
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The passion of the chef and sommelier is the secret to the success of this little Gem in Penang. It is rare to get this quality of food and wine in an informal, friendly atmosphere that is made electric by their passion. They are not afraid to share their knowledge with customers as passion overcomes any fears of sharing your... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Their breakfast menu is very extensive and the portion was bigger than what we could usually find in Penang's cafes. We highly recommend their homemade sausages which was by far the best sausages we have ever tasted.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

That Little Wine Bar Address: 54, Jalan Chow Thye, Georgetown, 10050 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia Phone:+60 4-226 8182 Business Hours: Monday to Thursday 5:00 pm – 12:00 am & Friday to Saturday 5:00 pm – 1:00 am. Sunday Closed 点评:第一次来到这里,就被这里清幽的环境吸引。这里的顾客多半是外国人,他们该是为了红酒而来吧。当然啦,在这充满爵士音乐且浪漫的环境下品酒,真的是可以令人身心放松。而这家店的德籍厨师Tommes的法式料理非常出名,这次就是为了尝试他每逢周五,六推出的 Peckish Platter(RM78+) 长了那么大还是第一次点无酒精的红酒,味道还真不错哦,又不怕喝太多了会头疼。 点完餐后,帅气的老外就免费送上一篮面包,是拿来沾着橄榄油和黑醋吃的。现在几乎每一家法式,意式餐厅都是这种吃法的。 那里的服务生全部都非常有善,这Peckish Platter终于准备好了。( Smoked Salmon with Homemade Sour Cream and Caviar, Mini Vol-Au-Vent with Foie Gras Mousse, 3-Salmon... More

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I recently visited That Little Wine Bar with my girlfriend and we had a brilliant meal! The steak was perfectly cooked, the duck was succulent and the cherry sauce was gorgeous! We highly recommend both these dishes. We also had the apple filo pillow which was by far the best apple desert either of us have tasted. You must try... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We have not been to this restaurant, serving European/English cuisine for some time but was pleasantly surprised that it's maintained the high standards we had associated in the past and for our visit, in the taste and imagination of the dishes we consumed. Their French Onion soup was marvellous and the pork neck steak was incredibly good. My wife had... More

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Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

intimate bar off the beaten track, nice decor, but only two white wine served by the glass - a little strange for a wine bar! Menu looked interesting, but didn't try.

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Penang
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I guess I was expecting al fresco at its best when I first heard the name of the place so we set up for a romantic dinner. The atmosphere was lacking, the placing of tables are just too weird for a nice dinner with wine..I don't know. The salmon dish that we ordered was not that great so it ended... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner and a few drinks, overall the night was okay but not what I was hoping for. The pate lacked seasoning, the mushroom quiche was a bit too oily. However, the wine was good and the steak was well cooked. Not that important, but the interior was looking a little tired and could benefit with a 'face lift'.

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Address: 54 Jalan Chow Thye, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Phone Number: +604-226-8182
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
Cuisine: European, French

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