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Kantan Kafe - CLOSED


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Reviewed December 8, 2014

Small and cozy place with deliciously prepared cakes and desserts .A wide selection of coffees .we really enjoyed our cup of coffee.

Date of visit: February 2014
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Reviewed September 23, 2014

Went to kantan after lunch to seek for some dessert . There's not much choices for dessert, mostly main course. Personally i suggest waffle to add into the menu. The coffee ( irish cream latte) was nice with beautiful coffee art on it .

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Qwen323
Reviewed September 18, 2014

At a time where trendy cafes are springing up all over Penang, to go into a dimly lit cafe with cookie cutter tables and chairs is a bit of a letdown. I tried this cafe because a friend mentioned that they have really great RM5...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Rae L
Reviewed June 23, 2014

This cafe is very close to Tek Sen. My wife and I had coffee and dessert here twice which just by coincidence happened after we had dinner at Tek Sen. The coffee is very good, nice flavour and strength. The chocolate cakes are also very...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank Great_Explorer
Reviewed June 9, 2014

Best place for breakfast in town ! We tried the best white coffee we've ever had. Food was amazing! Staff was so friendly and helpful! We already miss the place!

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank nexus1114
Reviewed May 17, 2014

Wonderful bagels! (And we're New Yorkers, so we know our bagels!) The people who own this place are friendly, helpful, willing to do special orders, and willing to just chat about their business and their lives. We love it for brekkie, lunch, light dinners. (And...More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank Phebe S
Reviewed February 27, 2014

"kantan" means simple in Hokkien (a Chinese local dialect). it really has a simple outlook and sells simple things (hot & cold drinks and some confectionery). this place is good for friends to meet for chats.

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed February 19, 2014

very friendly staff. only serve drinks and some confectionery, it is very "kantan"- means "simple" in Hokkien. located opposite an old market.

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank Dvaid L
Reviewed February 18, 2014

Very smooth coffee and they have good bagels and pizzas. They bake their own bagels, crispy and chewy like how it should be. Definitely worth coming back!

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank Zun69
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