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Living Room Cafe Bar & Gallery

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43 C Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went in search of a late lunch for 3 (including an adventurous 3 1/2 year old) and came across this place, neat and tidy. The staff were excellent (warm and friendly). Tried out Nyonya fish curry, pineapple fried rice and satay chicken sticks - fantastic. Bathroom was also very clean (some we have experienced on this 3wk trip in Malaysia... More 

Thank Dale C
Penang Island, Malaysia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food here, especially the beef rendang. Jam sessions with local musicians is a good way to rock the weekends.

Thank Edward H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on a Friday night and there were two guys (one of them the owner) playing and singing classic songs on the guitar....They were brilliant! We tried the local cuisine, which was incredibly cheap and delicious. The staff were very accommodating of our 15 month old son who just wanted to walk all around the place!

1 Thank CazM50
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Living Room Cafe Bar is a great place to enjoy Nyonya (Chinese curry) dishes and other delicacies from Penang. All food is prepared in the fashion and quality of a home-cooked meal. The restaurant has a good ambiance and the staff is very polite, welcoming and happy to accommodate your requests. Highly recommended!

1 Thank Rui N
Austin, Texas
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About 8 of us walked into this restaurant - some knew what they wanted, others were not familiar with the food. The waitress said "how about I put together several dishes that you all could share?" She checked if any had limitations or preference (non-spicy, vegetarian, etc) and then came back later with a great collection of dishes that every... More 

2 Thank Howintex
Waratah North, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our first meal there so much that we dragged our friends down there, splashing through the night markets in the rain the following night. No one was disappointed - once again we were treated with great meals & lovely service. Highly recommended.

1 Thank CherylR717
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at the Living Room Cafe Bar & Gallery. We really liked the delicious beef rendang, wonderful chicken curry and fish curry. We enjoyed the live singing and guitar playing too. A lovely place for dinner in Batu Ferringhi.

1 Thank dgan79
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A staff in the hotel I stayed and also some friends of mine strongly recommended me to go Living Room Cafe Bar & Gallery. Located in the Jalan Batu Ferringhi and you can enjoy Night Markets held there as well as the restaurant. I ate Nashi goreng that is famous food in Malaysia, which was beyond my expectation! Eventually, I... More 

Thank 直記阿
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to try this restaurant after reading trip advisor reviews. The food was great and so was the service. We really enjoyed the spring roll cups and the fried ice cream was great. Drinks were ice cold. Two things to know: *Cash only! (They don't charge service fees or Gst, so make sure you hit the ATM before you... More 

1 Thank Lisa B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here, try the "spring roll cups" fantastic and Aimie is such a lovely host. Will be back tomorrow

1 Thank Scottybob3

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, International, Fusion
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 C Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
  • Phone Number: +60174772148

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