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Tjantek Cafe and Art Bistro

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46, Jalan Besar, Kuantan, Malaysia
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Mon - Thu 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Great place, staff is humble. price slightly high but we dont regret it! we will come back in the future.

Thank ZackOxlee
Kuala Lumpur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Its one of these Kuantan Gems, rustic little cafe that service some local cuisine too.... The decor is mesmorizing as its a large collection of stuff, gatheed by the artsy owner

Thank Dutchwriter
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, food was good, not much in menu though, very beautiful setting, classic and a lot of chit chat items... Nice place to hang out, dim lighting, must go place if in Kuantan, very good service

Thank Tazen_Tz
Terengganu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Peaceful ambience. Perfect place for romantic dining and hang out.good food( steak) feels like served from kitchen at our home

Thank juli_zakaria
Kuantan, Malaysia
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

have a cup of tea with your love one, the cafe is full of art and selling some painting feel the art of the cafe.

Thank Sean C
Kuantan, Malaysia
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133 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

I first moved to kuantan 11 years ago. At that time, Tjantek cafe was about the only 'upmarket' cafe in kuantan. There was no Starbucks, Oldtown kopitiam, Papparich, Secret recipe etc. At that time, Tjantek was considered expensive, and we reserved going there for friends birthdays and work leaving-dos. Over the years, the cafe has remained the same.....which is a... More 

1 Thank ALR0609
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

First of all the place are very well decorated. Its more like vintage and its very cool and romantic. Their food was magnificient and very delicious. Highly recommended👍

Thank areen j
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Vintage music, esthetics ambience; what else do we need? I can die peacefully now. Price is quite reasonable for this type of place.

Thank Shuhaib R-Rumy I
Fogliano di Maranello, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The sirloin steak was very good. Chicken breast was also very tasteful.the music was very nice to the ears.

Thank Nazrul2014
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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174 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

The owner has centered coke collections as his main theme. Night ambience with dim light excellent as night hangout place. Food and beverage is limited. Free wifi. A perfect choice to drop by to cool down and catch up after your adventurous trip in Kuantan.

Thank lsg181

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cafe, International, Asian, Malaysian
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46, Jalan Besar, Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Pahang  >  Kuantan District  >  Kuantan

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