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Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Go hungry!!

Whoa, what generous servings! Go hungry, otherwise you'll be wasting a lot of food! This is one of the slightly more expensive eateries along that strip, but definitely fresh and tasty. Everything we ordered was very tasty, and such generous serves. There's a couple of tables outside, however... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
Amber H
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Great food one of the best we had in Penang. Great sitting area and view of the beach would definitely recommend to all enjoy

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Whoa, what generous servings! Go hungry, otherwise you'll be wasting a lot of food! This is one of the slightly more expensive eateries along that strip, but definitely fresh and tasty. Everything we ordered was very tasty, and such generous serves. There's a couple of tables outside, however the view from inside is much the same. There's plenty of parking... More 

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Xiamen, China
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We had during our 10 days stay in Penang 3 times dinner there because we just loved it so much. The food is delicious and we enjoyed every bite of the different dishes we had there. The mango lassi is the best we had in Malaysia. Good high-chair for my one year old (with a working belt) nice staff and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

we always come back here, great food - service is good - and we enjoy the views- shall be back. see you this year.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Like the food and the interior design. Slightly faster service would be great. Food is quite expensive but expected.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

I was looking for a place where to eat outside the hotel. I found the reviews on Tripadvisor. Tarbush Middle Eastern Restaurant. Located Batu Ferringhi beach , nice view upon the beach. Parkroyal Resort same side. I went there for dinner & then head out into the night market which appear every night along the main road. I had Hommus... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The Middle Eastern fare here is wonderful! Try the mezze dishes and the Shish Tawook - you won't be disappointed!

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

While we were walking the night market, we came across Tarbush and decided to drop in as we loved Middle Eastern cuisine. On entrance, we kind of liked the posh looking ambience and was surprised to find only foreign tourists and there was only a few occupied tables. We were ushered to our seat and menus were handed out to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for good food at not an expensive cost that will certainly fill you up... here is your place.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We came here as a big family and i must say i was not impressed with the service or the food. Firstly the service. While they try their best, noone can really help. If you ask for anything that is not written out on the menu, they have no idea and wont ask the question to the chef. The hummus... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Lebanese, Middle Eastern

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