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Il Bacaro

Campbell House,106 Campbell Street | Georgetown, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 4-261 8290
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Campbell House,106 Campbell Street | Georgetown, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed June 16, 2016

The waiting staff were very attentive ,the variety on the menu was extensive and the food cooked to perfection.More

1  Thank Tassie2011
CAMPBELLHSE, Owner at Il Bacaro, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Dear Tassie2011 Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate the support and are very happy you enjoyed your experience at IL Bacaro. We introduce new dishes often so we do hope you will be able to visit us again....More

Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Great place and great food! Authentic Italian pasta and tapas . Great variety pizzas, pasta, tapas and some desserts. Friendly italian guy

3  Thank JasonChuaPiano
CAMPBELLHSE, Owner at Il Bacaro, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Dear JasonChuaPiano, Thank you for writing a review we are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm Regards from all the Team Nardya Wray

Reviewed May 28, 2016

Tasty Italian food presented with a smile. If you have trouble choosing what to eat be guided by the well informed and friendly staff. Loved everything we tasted.

1  Thank Lyndal_M
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

I've been eating at Il Bacaro with my father (we're both italians) to escape for the night from malaysian food. The menu as well as the owner and chef of the place are authentic italians. I ordered a rocket salad and a pizza, both delicious....More

1  Thank billymars85
Reviewed May 23, 2016

We had dinner here on two occasions during our recent 8 day stay in Georgetown. On the first visit we chose a pizza and thoroughly enjoyed it. On our second visit we had intended to have a meat based dish but we were seduced by...More

1  Thank MumtoScruffy
Reviewed May 19, 2016

Upon arrival the staff were very welcoming and we had excellent service throughout, while we read the menu we ordered a very good value and tasty bread basket and both of our pasta dishes were delicious.

1  Thank lucy p
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Pizza makes my son happy. So we decided to have a family dinner at a fine Italian restaurant Il Bacaro. There is a restaurant in Melbourne of the same name so we thought it would be of the same if not a similar standard. Oops...More

2  Thank BHG2011
CAMPBELLHSE, Owner at Il Bacaro, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Dear BHG2011, We are sorry you didn't enjoy your visit to IL Bacaro. There are many restaurants around the world with similar names that are not part of any chain or affiliated with any other restaurant, the staff would have cleared up the mistaken identity...More

Reviewed April 29, 2016

The place to eat Italian food in beautiful Penand setting reasonable priced If you have not been to this place then you have not wanted to experience Italian food George town recommended

1  Thank GPORDOC
Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is an authentic italian restaurant with fine dining restaurants standards. Everything is perfect, the welcome, the atmosphere, the service and quality of they offer. Unfortunately I never had the occasion to try their Mansion, cause most of the time is fully booked! Must try...More

1  Thank Mr X
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Back to Il Bacaro at Campbell House hotel after one year away. As far as I can tell, this restaurant is still without a doubt the most authentic Italian restaurant in Penang, and very likely all of Malaysia. I walk in, sit down and what...More

2  Thank AsianLifer
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Ben H
March 10, 2017|
Response from CAMPBELLHSE | Property representative |
Hi, Ben! You may opt to have the pizza at the restaurant or you may have it takeaway too.
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Restaurant Details

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Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campbell House,106 Campbell Street | Georgetown, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: +60 4-261 8290
A cozy family run Italian restaurant located within the Heritage building of Campbell House Hotel. Offering breakfast, lunch, happy hour, dinner, Wines, drinks & coffee.
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