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Maharaj

132 Penang Road, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good56%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Dec 30, 2016
“Truly Indian cuisine in Penang”
Aug 11, 2015
“very good”
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132 Penang Road, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed May 6, 2011

We should never have entered this restaurant. Of course, it looks great from the outside, clean, well decorated, really nice from the outside. But when a restaurant claims to have been elected as "the best indian restaurant on Penang road", We should have been more...More

1  Thank ML2011
Reviewed March 19, 2011

Been meaning to visit Maharaj for a few years but wish I hadn't bothered. The owner and staff were quite underwhelmed to see us entering their nearly empty establishment, perhaps we were interrupting something vital. Important stuff first:-food vastly overpriced (by Penang standards) and poor...More

1  Thank trevmarg
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Penang Road, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
Description
Once upon a tiime two brothers ran a restaurant called "Passge Thru India". They had a disagreement and one brother took the brand name and opend a restaurant in Leith Street, Georgetown. The other brother kept the building and re-named the restaurant Maharaj. Iy is a great restaurant and is very popular with visitors to Penang - but it is not listed in Georgetown restaurants.
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