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“A good 'westernized' wine bar” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of That Little Wine Bar

That Little Wine Bar
Ranked #139 of 821 Restaurants in George Town
Cuisines: European, Wine Bar, French, Spanish
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: A neighbourhood European wine bar and restaurant with a warm and welcoming ambiance. We accept VISA and Mastercard.
Victoria, Canada
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40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“A good 'westernized' wine bar”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2013

We had dinner one night at That Little Wine Bar and quite enjoyed it. The food menu gives lots of options you would expect from a westernized wine bar (i.e. foie gras, pate, etc.), and it's a nice break from asian/malay curries, if just for one night.

The wine selection is pretty good, but we were a little disappointed that they didn't have any wines from SE Asia. We thought this would be a fun way to taste some wines from the region, but this isn't the place to do that.

Having said that, still a good choice, though a little on the pricey side for Malaysia. About 275 RM for dinner for two.

Visited February 2013
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Singapore, Singapore
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Good food and wine”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2013

It was the eve of Lunar New Year and many places were closed. Chanced upon That Little Wine Bar and had a great evening with fabulous food and wine.

Tried the tenderloin and duck and both were great! The best was the dessert. Try the apple tart in filo pastry. Fluffy, light and gone in 60 seconds!

  • Visited February 2013
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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117 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“I love this place...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2013

Cozy, fun, great place for appetizers, wine, and even dinner. A bit out of the way (until you know where it is), but still well located, this is a true gem. The food is mostly good, sometimes very good. The real appeal is the diversity of wine selections, and the friendly and knowledgable owners who frequently "frequent" here. Some hard to find cocktails top off the experience. Not cheap by any means, but somewhat of a special gem not easily replaced in Penang...

Visited February 2012
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George Town, Malaysia
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great Friendly Place for Food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2013

Stumbled upon this place when we were looking for dinner. Didn’t look anything special but took a chance and walked in. The menu was very limited but they had daily specials. The meals we ordered were excellent as were the wines. The meat was fall off the bone tender and superbly seasoned. Good food portion also and the price is reasonable. I'd highly recommend this place to anyone.

  • Visited January 2013
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Island of Gozo, Malta
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Good Food and Great Wine”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2013

A great place to enjoy good company and to eat well.The service is attentive but not pushy. Try the wine themed taster evenings very good value.

Visited April 2012
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