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Tanjung Rhu Resort, Langkawi, Malaysia
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Loughton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

we ate here a number of nights as we were staying at the Tanjung Rhu resort. Food is amazing, service impeccable and above all excellent value.

Thank jan78wor
Oslo, Norway
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308 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

Panda working at Sands restaurant and bar is attentive and serviceminded. Ask him for taking photos! On top of that Sands has happy hour, 2 for 1, from 7-11pm every day. 1 cocktail is about 20 RM. They also make good tapas (30 RM for 4 dishes). Take the pizza combo if you have children. Our children loved the pizza.... More 

Thank TranFamilyNorway
Mold, N Wales
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181 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

An open sided restaurant with water features inside and out. This is located yards away from the lovely beach. Bushes and flowering plants everywhere. Breakfast here is full of choices, Asian and Western, with chefs just waiting to cook for you. The staff were very attentive and quickly brought refills of coffee. We also had dinner here and the staff... More 

Thank cowrieshell
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

The place is part of the Rhu and there for convenient but it lacks atmosphere and good food. You eat there because you are hungry but not for the experience or the food itself. Too bad as the view on the Andaman see is a plus!

Thank Rene M
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

5 star food served (performance and taste), only thing to comment is the beverages selling at expensive compare to other resorts in langkawi, and yet langkawi is known as duty free island. Prepare yourself mosquito repellent if you there for dinner, super annoying towards mosquito bites especially if you bringing kids!

Thank blurqueen80
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377 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016

We ate here most of the time when staying at the Tajung Rhu hotel. The food at breakfast , lunch and dinner was always excellent as was the service. The breakfast buffet had a good selection of Asian an European dishes with live cooking of several dishes. The lunch and dinner menus were the same, with a vast and varied... More 

Thank Milliemax64
Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

'Sands', is quite appropriately named as you are literally meters away from it! You get a stunning view of the ocean and sunset while eating delicious, local food which is served by the most kind, friendly and helpful wait staff. If you are staying at the Tanjung Rhu Resort you must eat here at least once!

Thank 227Sam
Penang, Malaysia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016

The meal are tasty with variety choice (mixed style with asian, western). Restaurant atmosphere are so relax with a good view to the beautiful sea and beach. The staff service are good.

Thank LoveToTravel_JT
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

We are staying at the hotel of which this restaurant is part, so since there's nothing else around within walking distance, we had to eat here. Waiters are friendly enough but they just don't understand what you order or what you ask them, which after a while it gets very frustrating. Food is just ok, nothing spectacular and definitely overpriced...I'm... More 

Thank Nikikk
Melbourne, Australia
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152 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2015

The staff at the sands were so tentative. We requested, if they could prepare traditional Malay food and they had no hesitations, and I must say that it was amazing! @instabuilt

Thank Airz K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tanjung Rhu Resort, Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi

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