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Zhu Yuan Vegetarian Restaurant

90 Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“tofu” (3 reviews)
“roast duck” (2 reviews)
“laksa” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
90 Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Love the food at Zhu Yuan. It's been around for several years and is not just one of the many "in restaurants" which are opening up all over Georgetown. The selection of vegetarian food is huge and all the dishes we have had so far...More

Thank Asian_Wanderer888
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

You leave this restaurant feeling so happy & satisfied as the food is nourishing & clean. My favourite Penang restaurant that i went to daily so i could try the specials. The sunday laksa was the best laksa I've ever tasted. Tuesday & friday is...More

Thank 8kookaburra
Reviewed July 23, 2017

We had dinner here last night. While the food was good, service was slow. We ordered an assortment of dishes and waited nearly an hour before we were served. Food was not salty or overly flavoured and well prepared. However be prepared for a long...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Amazing food and friendly hospitality. The owner makes you feel like your are her personal guest dining in her home. Food tasted amazing and was very interesting. Host provided information and background information for all dishes. Excellent value for money.

Thank Sunshine_n_Raindrops
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant close to 8.30pm from Singapore standards Penang is almost a ghost town except for few places during weekdays. The owners were having there meals as they didn't expect any other customer. We entered unexpectedly late and little skeptical. But after the...More

Thank Amitb007
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I often travel to Penang and I usually visit this vegetarian restaurant because I enjoy the fresh flavours in their cooking and they remember me upon visits. This round I ordered the Tofu Claypot, it is served with a beautiful thick sauce filled with mushroom,...More

Thank wla90
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

My experience here was not so good as the food was too blend and overcooked. I'm sure they could improve. Really hope they do well with some improvements. :)

Thank Chitra R
Reviewed June 6, 2016

As a vegetarian, it's been difficult in SE Asia to get a good selection, but this place was a dream come true. The food was lovely, and the family that ran the place were even lovelier - they tried to teach us silly Brits how...More

1  Thank Alice B
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

During our stay in Georgetown we had dinner at this restaurant two times. What can I say, the lady helped us ordering our food and it was so delicious both times. We had a variation of several dishes and everything tasted very good. Besides that...More

1  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed August 19, 2015

the food price is good, the owner is very friendly, we ordered alot of food, we like the dumpling which recommended by the owner. definitely will come back again to this restaurant

1  Thank hadilee
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August 17, 2016|
Response from wla90 | Reviewed this property |
They're closed on Tuesdays and 1st and 14th day of lunar calendar, I think. Best to visit any other day than Tuesday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Jalan Dr Lim Chwee Leong, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: 604-2617706
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