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Sri Penang

356 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-358 3886
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef rendang” (16 reviews)
“roti” (17 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
356 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This is by no means fine dining but this is a 5 star restaurant based on food, service and price. The staff were friendly and attentive, the food was great with Entrees between $6 - $11.50, Mains from $17.50, Vegetarian meals from $15.50 and Rice...More

Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I had the fried rice with pork for 12 dollars on the lunch special. we were served very fast. the tea was on the house and delicious.

Thank Kjellll
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Aside from the fact that their fried rice is delicious, they have big servings, good for 2-3 people. The price is cheap if you're in a group. But the food took around 20mins to arrive so it's best to give them a call in advance

Thank Nicolett M
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Sri Pinang for years. Most restaurants come and go, but it's a pretty simple formula that's kept this restaurant open and a favorite of many. Consistently good food, reasonable prices, and friendly staff. Highly recommended for those who just want to...More

Thank CraigAuckland
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Not sure who is doing all the raving reviews but that was not my experience. Squid, tiny, rubbery. 6 tiny skinny rings for a $6 entree? Really? The seafood laksa had mostly tofu, I prawn, 1 mussel and sauce without any flavour. Beef rending chewy....More

Thank Josephine L
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I love this place, we go once a month with the girls from work... Roti Curry is my Favourite - haven't eaten anything like it anywhere else :) Cheap and cheerful and you get a real decent amount of food for your money!

Thank bellchick01
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I've been coming here for 12 years now and the service and food is consistently fantastic, staff are super friendly and are happy to accommodate meal changes to be vegetarian or just different in some way. Everything is really good for value, food comes out...More

Thank koicartel
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very friendly and efficient service. Byo. We had the Roti Curry and Beef Rendang. Book in advance to make sure you get a table.

Thank Aus_Harry
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The reason this place has been around for decades, and we could only get a 6pm sitting, is because the food is fantastic and ridiculously cheap. Add to that a relaxed environment and good service, plus BYO wine, and you can't go wrong with this...More

1  Thank NZGirl69
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Can't speak highly enough of the food and straight forward no nonsense service. Non Europeanised Malay food and at lunch time the variety ,while limited ,caters for all tastes and so very reasonably priced . In the evening the menu is more extensive and if...More

Thank wagsmnm
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-358 3886
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