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Passion of Kerala

Gelugor, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“fried fish” (4 reviews)
“mutton” (4 reviews)
“bittergourd” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Gelugor, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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21 - 30 of 48 reviews

Reviewed May 24, 2014

The food is nice and delicious here. Do not visit during lunch time as there will be many people waiting to be seated and you might spend a lot of time in just waiting for the seat. The workers are friendly but they should hire...More

Thank kouzt91
Reviewed December 22, 2013

My daughter and I visited this restaurant two days ago. The food was good and the price was even better. An Ella chappada ( food on banana leave) was delicious for less than RM6.00. The only dissapointing thing was that the manager was smoking between...More

1  Thank Ammasm0l
Reviewed November 29, 2013

Great food, cozy enviroment, food served well. Got to wait for a while for the food to be served but its worth waiting for.

1  Thank suriakumar13
Reviewed October 19, 2013

Excellent restaurant in Penang.food served on banana leaf, very well presented and above all, food is very tasty. Staff we're very helpfull and no fuss,which I love about the restaurant. Car park is nearby and not costly. Food here is reasonably priced,and environment very clean...More

Thank jaswant j
Reviewed September 1, 2013

We waited at our table but no one served us. We went to the counter to order but were told grouchily to sit at our table and we will be served shortly. Still we were ignored. Then a group came and they were served immediately....More

2  Thank avogadro_15
Reviewed August 6, 2013

terrible service. food takes forever to reach the table. need to request to on the AC. less iced drinks comes less than 3/4 of a cup. haiz.... fried chicken and masala chicken were fresh but not the vegetables. thank god they are no longer known...More

Thank angelic3003
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Friendly environment, should try out the curry and deep fried vegetables, and mango lassy. Location is quite easy to find.

Thank eden_lwl
Reviewed March 5, 2013

The restaurant is called Passion of Spices now. The taste however does nothing to appeal to one's passion for food. We had decided to visit this restaurant for lunch one Friday afternoon, unfortunately for us. After ordering the banana leaf cuisine, we could not decide...More

Thank Yersinia P
Reviewed February 13, 2013

Great indian banana leaf lunch. Taste is super. It will be my choice for future visit. I love the food and embient of the place. This place is hidden inside the canopy. Further down after starbuck..

Thank EricLoga
Reviewed January 24, 2013 via mobile

Excellent value meal , lots I'd side dishes to choose friendly staff . I always make at least one visit here every time I'm in Penang

Thank CosmicAngela
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gelugor, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
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