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Mum's Nyonya Cuisine

31-D, Abu Siti Lane, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
+60 4-229 1318
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
$$ - $$$
31-D, Abu Siti Lane, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Chanced upon this restaurant as it was close to our airbnb and we saw the 'recommended' tripadvisor sign outside. We ordered a few different dishes, but the only dish that blew us away was the sambal udang.

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Dine together with my Singapore friends of 8. of course,I was not disappointed especially with the ASSAM PEDAS and TAU YEW BAK.It is really the BEST OF THE BEST.True Nyonya Homecooked Food.

Thank Ng J
Reviewed February 20, 2017

We walked to this restaurant from our Hotel - The Eastern and Oriental. It was about a 15 minute walk and quite easy to find using google maps on our phone of course. When we arrived, we were delighted to see that the restaurant was...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Located on the side road beside Red Rock Hotel in a terraced house. Delicious home cooked style Nyonya food. Service of excellent and the lady boss was patient in serving us and explaining the dishes despite almost at closing time. Everything we ordered was delicious...More

Thank Wen T
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Went there with my siblings and our children on the 7th day of Chinese New Year. The family-run restaurant is located in a small but decent shophouse. We opted for the 6pm dinner instead of the next one at 7.30pm to avoid the crowd and...More

Thank PGOyster
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

This cuisine is a fusion of Malay and Chinese dishes reflecting the cultural heritage of the owners. The curried fish on particular was exquisite as was the pork belly. The Oral Otak is their speciality and is highly recommended. There is a very authentic ambiance...More

Thank AK_travel_review
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

This mix of Malaysian Chinese cuisine, which is called Nyonya, is delicious. The service is fast and friendly. And they have Carlsberg.

Thank Inge D
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Located just beyond the Nagore area, this is a small restaurant that serves up a very delicious range of nyonya cuisine. Our group of 6 allowed us to sample a range of their menu, so we had some local staples (lor bak, fish head curry),...More

Thank ianxteo
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Although I have enjoyed Nonya cooking in Singapore, KL, Melacca and George Town, I would never claim to be an expert, however many times I try it. Our return to this brash, simple, noisy place after a few years was based on a memory of...More

Thank Phlashmair
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Saw many celebrity photos on the wall and thought this place was very popular. Although the restaurant was packed on a Saturday night, my singaporean friends and I found the food average. We had the Ayam ros, sambal udang petai, Asam pedas, fried sambal kangkong,...More

Thank Cherie G
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August 21, 2017|
Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
When we went the restaurant it was full, so I would recommend making an reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31-D, Abu Siti Lane, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-229 1318
Previously known as Mama's Nyonya Cuisine.
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