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Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-881 3494
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $19
Cuisines: Thai
Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Stockholm, Sweden
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

So happy we found this place! Just a couple of minutes drive from Batu Ferringhi we found this amazing spot in the middle of the jungle, with a beautiful view over the sea. We got here during sunset and had a very nice dinner accompanied by the monkeys in the trees. Had the "thai tapas" (8 pieces) which was a... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Set up in the trees does give this place a lovely atmosphere and if you get there at the right time you get a great sunset. Food was good but we had experienced better during our week in Penang. The Thai tapas as a shared starter are good, we just tried one of everything, sizzling beef also good. Service wasn't... More 

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Riyadh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

my wife and i didn't even think of eating there when were looking at the menu by the entrance, after we looked at the menu we decided to try it. It feels you are seatting in the middle of a jungle with the monkeys jumping around and squirrels running on the tree. All what i can say is that we're... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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120 reviews 120 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The food was fine but not in any ways great. The setting was very pleasant and the service good. It probably won't disappoint you but you also won't leave feeling as though you had an excellent experience either. Too bad really.

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Brighton, Australia
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136 reviews 136 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Beautiful views from a high up tree house. Sensational mango coconut rice pudding and toilets were REALLY clean.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I must admit, I am biased.. and I hesitate to write this review for fear of seeing this tranquil and peaceful place overrun by noisy hordes.. some places are best kept a secret.. But write I must as I love this place! This is one of the very few Penang spots (numbers fast diminishing) where one can sit under the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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27 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

We wandered around the fascinating Spice Garden and then ended with a delightful lunch at Tree Monkey. We enjoyed lovely, friendly service and great Thai food in a magical setting overlooking the Andaman Sea surrounded by the fragrant tropical setting. Highly recommended

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Our day in batu ferringhi was a highlight of our trip. The menu offers curries with beef or chicken only but the staff were very accommodating and happily made ours vegetarian. The prices are a little higher than average but well worth it. The restaurant itself is located on a beautiful deck set in the shady forest overlooking pristine water.... More 

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Hong Kong
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106 reviews 106 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Lovely environment, tasty food and surprised drinks ,all in your own hands in the same place. We spent a lazy and relaxed afternoon in this restaurant after visiting the Tropical Spice Garden right next to it.

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

nice place to have a drink but the menu is over priced. If you want a good meal their are better places in Penang. the card is limitted and not much avalebilety for kids.

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Address: Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60 4-881 3494
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
Average Prices: USD 10 - 19
Cuisine: Thai

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