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The leaf healthy Recipes

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No. 5 Lebuh Penang | 10200, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 12-498 8491
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
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18:00 - 21:00
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Glorious choices for vegans , highly recommend the fresh fruit juice combos, Vietnamese Hand Roll as a starter and Rainbow mix rice (infused with burdock ) - What a phenomenal experience ; the food was delicious and the atmosphere very relaxed with a lively assortment when you enter alongside a quieter serene seating placement further in restaurant For those wanting... More 

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great food in a restaurant that looks unassuming from outside. Lots of choices of spaghetti, noodles and rice to couple with wide range of desserts and fruit juices.

Thank Simon Y
Sunshine Coast
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

This little place is hard to beat! Staff are I think students in trading and they are all fabulous The food is different, fresh, and very tasty We dined there several times and were always happy with the food and the service Air conditioned so always comfortable I love it!!

Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This is great for gluten free dining. I have Celiac disease and I was able to find several dishes on the menu that were safe. I had a mushroom and rice dish as well as summer rolls (pictured). It wasn't the best vegan food I've ever had or anything, but it was very safe for me and healthy. The juices... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We came here for dinner to try something a little different and it was a great choice. I had the pumpkin pasta which was delicious and my partner had a dumpling soup. The staff are very friendly and there is a nice atmosphere in the small restaurant. They do close for a bit in the middle of the day but... More 

Thank Caroline G
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Had dinner the other night. Food was really fresh. Only thing, it all tasted kind of the same. We had mixed rice, a salad and Vietnamese spring rolls and it all kind of tasted the same. Juices were really nice though.

Thank Matilda A
Montreal, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My wife and I, both vegetarians, stayed in Penang for two weeks. We rented a place very close to Lebuh Penang. For the first two days, we ate in vegetarian restaurants on Lebuh Penang. Then we tried The Leaf on a friend’s recommendation, and we never looked back! It was like day and night. The Leaf was such a refreshing... More 

Thank ilsarchio
Penang Island, Malaysia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Accidentally found this restaurant after walking around Little India. It's like an 'oasis' since most of the restaurants nearby are selling hot, spicy, oily foods. The signboard outside has attracted me in... 'No MSG, No Vegetarian Meat, No Artificial Colouring, No Preservatives'. They cooked using coconut/olive oil, brown sugar & rock salt, and no white rice. I ordered Ice Honey... More 

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Reviewed 18 February 2017

The food was really tasty. My biggest complaint was that the menu was so extensive it was hard to choose what to get. The food was a real bargain and I'd recommend this place to anyone interested in sampling healthy meals from the region.

Thank Michael G
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8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are in Penang for a short visit, definitely try this for great vegan options. My favourite was Spaghetti Bolognese, unfortunately it was chef's special and they don't have it any more. But if they ever introduce it - oh, do try! Now I am trying to discover what's my favourite dish from their common menu. I thought it... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Malaysian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 5 Lebuh Penang | 10200, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 12-498 8491

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