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Peninsula Malaysian Cuisine

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2608 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-1628
+1 612-871-8282
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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182 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed January 2, 2014

Visited Peninsula for the 1st time and was certainly impressed with the choices and flavors. We tried several appetizers including roti canai and satay and a variety of main dishes including Chicken Rendang, Steamed Fish, Basil Chicken, Curry Udang, and Char Kway Teow, Have to say the food was delicious and very authentic. Highly Recommend it,

Thank triphopper
Mission, Texas
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139 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed January 2, 2014

The decor and ambiance is great. The food tastes good, but in the greasy side. Needs a bit more spice. Courteous staff. Clean facility.

Thank PalanggaTexas
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

good place to try out for Malaysian cuisine with some very good options to explore and decently priced.

Thank vipulmn
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187 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is still a solid choice, but so many in the neighborhood are doing so much better now. I had a chicken curry dish that was good, above average. The service was above average, not great. But, yep, an average review, because for the price and reputation, they need to turn out something better than the rest of the market.... More 

Thank LB6Travel
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Had a great experience dining out here - they have plenty of vegan options (just ask the server), and their service was impeccable. It's a very spacious restaurant and works for bigger groups as well. Would definitely recommend it!

Thank rrohit
Morris, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed October 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Have been there several times. I like seafood noodles and Long Lee Fish, but Beef Lo Mein doesn't taste good enough from my point view.

Thank Zeyun L
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 3, 2013

When you have friends that are less than adventurous, this restaurant always has a certain wow. Fried rice like no other place, spice levels that make mild a little more wild and tastes that are unique. Service is intense and the staff stays busy so be patient.

1 Thank Owzone1
Cedar Falls, IA
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed July 28, 2013

We took a long walk from downtown Minneapolis to explore "Eat Street" and enjoyed the authentic ethnic atmosphere (most of the patrons were from the region) and the same kind of setting I have experienced in San Fransisco China Town (rather loud and crowded, but family/friend gatherings, many not speaking in English). The food was tasty and very generous in... More 

Thank TravelFromIA56
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed May 13, 2013

Peninsula has some good menu choices but others could use a few changes. The roti canai, a traditional Malaysian pancake with curry chicken and potato sauce is very good. However the chicken satays were a dark meat, slightly rubbery and had a peculiar taste and yellow sauce which only appeals to a certain palate. The pineapple chicken is very good... More 

Thank TillyTravel1212
Munster, Indiana
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56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

This was my first time to taste Malaysian food. I liked their sate, and spring roll appetizer. Their lady finger with shrimp paste dish was excellent. I also liked the spicy tofu and their shrimp with mango entrees as well for dessert I enjoyed the fried banana with vanilla ice cream. The place was spacious and clean and the service... More 

Thank jsn888

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Malaysian, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2608 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-1628
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-871-8282

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?