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Via Pre

20E Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-262 0560
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Mediterranean, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20E Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Found by accident walking around the old town. Very welcoming and smiling team. I was alone and had my dinner at the bar, while chatting with the friendly Italian manager and the bartender. The atmosphere of the restaurant was very relaxing and welcoming, nice design,...More

Thank Ankorwalt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love all the pasta cooked by the Chef's there. The wine menu is good. Lot's of choices. Like the atmosphere in the evening or for a quick lunch in the afternoon. Very good and friendly wait staff.

Thank AzOthman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't recommend it more highly. Italian chef and an Italian manager means you get outstanding food and service. This type of food would cost you twice as much in KL (EASILY!). They have both halal and non-halal options (ham etc). I would recommend going for...More

Thank sw852
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food and drinks were more than delicious. We had a fresh juice, a smoothie, the homemade cheese gnocchi and a pizza. We also got complimentary bread with olive oil. The staff was very attentive and friendly. The bill was above average (100RM) but it was...More

Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I habe travelling quite a bit and do know about Italian cuisine. All I can say is that this is as authentic as it can get. I can understand when people might get disappointed bc they could not be served. The place is very small...More

Thank Karlheinz W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I honestly can't fault a single thing about this place. Lovely cosy atmosphere, wonderful service and the food... THE FOOD! It's absolutely exquisite! Hands down the best carpaccio I've ever had! We loved it so much we booked to go back for our last night...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

After many Asian meals we were looking for something different, so opted for Via-Pre. It was a Saturday evening so thought it would be busy and booked ahead. When we arrived we were the only ones seated upstairs in a spacious area which seemed more...More

Thank Heather0664
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 visited the restaurant for dinner sometime beginning of December. We ordered Caprese salad, 2 plates of Penne Arrabiata and a Pizza. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The Arrabiata was very good, especially since we added crispy bacon. Could have been a...More

Thank peed
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

I have a dinner with my friends. Finally start nice food , professional service and reasonable price, high recommend.

Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Our friend Steven from Penang recommended this outlet to us. We have yet to eaten real Italian pizza until we visited Via Pre. We ordered Margarita, Vegetariana and Lazzarona. Yes, it is so good as if like we are having it in Italy. The wine...More

Thank shangyibernardd
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November 23, 2016|
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Response from Frankworld74 | Property representative |
Hi Good evening to you! Thanks to write to Viapre Penang, If can better you make a reservation, sometimes not enough sosce for everbody :). Kindly call 04-2620560 Maury & Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20E Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-262 0560
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