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Northam Beach Cafe

Jalan Sultan Ahmed Shah, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“satay” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
Jalan Sultan Ahmed Shah, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Am a frequent visitor to this cafe whenever I’m at Penang. Love the sea breeze while I enjoy the local delights like oyster egg, bbq fish and bbq chicken wings. Visited on a rainy day and it’s still perfect. They’ve recently upgraded the furniture and...More

Thank Joanne N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe is included many type of delicious foods by different food stalls, you can choose what you like or wish to eat (need not to worry about the seat because there have supplied a lots of chairs and tables); their famous foods such as...More

Thank CelineYeng
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Our friends raved about this hawker center but now that I've visited twice and had disappointing meals both times I can't see what the fuss is all about. I gave this hawker center 3 stars as the Arabic food served here is a favorite of...More

Thank CycleSean
Reviewed October 28, 2017

There is a recently opened food court called Gurney Beach Food Gallery which is next to 8 Gurney Drive and it's near to 1PG. It is opened from 7am to 12 midnight. You can walk by the sea to go there at night as lights...More

1  Thank johnquan
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a open air food stall beside the sea, and it is easily to find coz just along the way from Gurney Drive. Come to Penang sure must eat Char Kuey Tiaw, because this is culture and trend, if you didn't eat Char Kuey...More

Thank shunwoi
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Yes the food is cheaper at Gurney Drive - but you dont have the fantastic view. I dont understand people complaining about the price is is still cheap. Heaps of hawker stalls here - you can get any drinks including beer as well. Pick your...More

Thank J S
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Located at Gurney drive this place has good street food and has tables and chairs very close to the water open till late at night Quality of food much better than other nearby eateries

Thank CindyTan888
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Bustling food court just like it should be and a wide selection of dishes from different stalls to choose from.

Thank Glyn B
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Collection of Penang food in this location, lots of seating place, nice view to the sea with breeze However, do prepare to pay more, and food is average, nothing fantastic Thus most local don't patronise this joint Nevertheless, it is not a bad experience for...More

Thank Richard_Heng
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Two drinks for Rm8, iced milo and iced almond. Total for 2 adults and 2kids Rm62. Rubbish! Paying for the coffee shop owners Mercedes!

1  Thank flykly
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Sultan Ahmed Shah, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
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