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“Breakfast the right way”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Trois Canon Cafe

Trois Canon Cafe
Ranked #549 of 881 Restaurants in George Town
Price range: $1 - $5
Cuisines: Cafe, Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Seattle
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48 reviews
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“Breakfast the right way”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2013

You got to love a place that has something called the Lumberjack breakfast. Essentially, it's a giant breakfast of eggs, bacon and the works brought to Penang by the cafe's young Penangian owner who lived for a while in Canada. While I didn't have that, I did have a bagel with butter, peanut butter and jam, which was delicious. We also went for lunch, and I had the drumstick with pepper sauce and rice, which is another winner. Interestingly, the cafe as a matter of course service coffee or tea with its meals, a practice that seems straight out of the 50s and 60s. I like it. I also like the general ambiance of the cafe as well as the brisk friendliness the staff shows.

  • Visited January 2013
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
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English first
Seattle
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544 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
“Really Likeable Place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2012

This is a small cafe on backpacker-central Lebuh Chulia. It's a big cut above the average traveler's cafes. Good breakfasts are the speciality but it's a worthwhile lunch destination, as well. I had the BLT with cheese on a bun, rather than a bagel and it was outstanding. The bacon was Canadian-style rather than British/American streaky bacon -- quite delicious. The cafe is clean, air-conditioned, and pleasant without being fancy in any way.

  • Visited July 2012
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“Excellent breakfast”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2012

We were in Penang for two days and luckily found this cafe on our first morning. BLT bagels so fresh and yum as was the rest of the menu. Service fast and friendly and price was very reasonable.

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
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“Great in all ways”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2012

After finding this place and having lunch here i was so suprised about the food, how nice and good it was that i went again the next day for my lunch, and the day after that, and another day.
The cafe owners are really nice and friendly and do everything to serve you well.
The food was amazing, from local to western all with good quality. And what you get for the price is really nice, coffee is included in the lunch and also a small pie. The bagels taste really great! O, and the coffee is worth trying also!

  • Visited May 2012
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Thank maejbakkertal
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penang
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“Les trois canon it is.......”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2012

Clean and friendly diner at the heart of Georgetown. All day breakfast is excellent, especially the bagels......
walking distance from most of the hostels and tourists attractions...
check out the early bird special if u're leaving town early....

  • Visited May 2012
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Thank dannylekooz
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