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Yin's Sourdough Bakery and Cafe

11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 11-2419 5118
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“bread” (53 reviews)
“bagels” (18 reviews)
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Soups, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely little bakery with very friendly staff. We visited twice on our 3 day trip to Penang and loved it both times. Between us we had the French toast, scrambled eggs on toast and toast with jam (the jam was particularly delicious)!

Thank gracereeswilliams
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yins place does great breakfasts and the owner is really lovely and accommodating. Before 10AM they do a really good value set menu (they’re very strict on finishing orders for this at 10!). They actually sell the jam there as well, the Kaya jam is...More

Thank JoChild92
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Delicious, fresh food and great service!! The price is great not at all expensive and the coffee is great too.

Thank germantravelhan
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Love their sourdough & soup a lot, the best in Penang so far. Good place to hang out with friends and family.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Plus: Great breads, great sourdough egg tosti, friendly staff Minus: Wifi did not work, very close to meat market and garbage area, bad smell Try: Sourdough tosti

Thank samsa r
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Nice small bakery with only self baked bread and pastries accompanied with a good cup of coffee or tea. We enjoyed our lunch very much. Well worth a small detour of your are fed up with noodles for lunch.

Thank Frank Jan U
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Heard about this place and decided to visit it cafe in Georgetown. The sourdough bagel was nice, the taste was fantastic. Highly recommend for fan of sourdough.

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Kind of not used to the sourness of sourdough, but overall was acceptable. Coffee was aromatic and indeed refreshing. Price is a bit on the high side, possibly due to the effort required to produce sourdough. The shop also attracted a fair share of local...More

Thank ycmil
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

The taste of “real bread” can be found in Yin’s sourdough bakery, variety of bread, scone, bagel and cakes!! Love the shop concept and their food service, especially is the cute uncle there, so lovely~ and guys!! Remember don’t miss out their local fruit ‘cempedak’...More

Thank 99Tifanny
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Their pizzas are good, but they only serve it at dinner time from 6.30. Their Grilled Vegetables and mushroom spaghetti is yummy if you're a vege lover, but it's slightly oil. Overall I had a very yummy dinner.

Thank girlietiow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 11-2419 5118
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We are the only all sourdough bakery in Penang. We do serve sandwiches and coffee from our cafe too.
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