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Passion of Kerala

Gelugor, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fried fish” (4 reviews)
“mutton” (4 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Gelugor, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Visiting the Gelugor branch (main branch)... still the best!!! Fast, delicious, quality food, very reasonable price. If you like Indian food, the restaurant worth to visit..

Thank Kenny K
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The food are good indian food but we assume it might not be authentic indian food, but you can still go there for good indian food in reasoable price

Thank Gabriel G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Whilst service was good and price were below average, I am not too sure about the taste. Have tasted much better Kerala or Indian food. Dont think I would revisit, but if you do, try the fried brinjals

Thank MiaSurin
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

South Indian food! Chicken Masala, Vegetable, fried Fish , excellent gravy, friendly staff and very reasonable prices! The also do Catering.

Thank Susangermany
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The last visit was more than 10 years ago and the place has never changed in decor and good quality of food standard. The food was so good until we returned within the next 48 hours. The venue was packed and buzzing during dinner and...More

Thank Simplylife14
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This place has a small menu. And they dont have any naan bread which is odd for indian. The menu is small, only 10 or so items, each coming in diffrent sizes. I had the pepper mutton, which was alright. You also cant just order...More

Thank Mikey W
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I have been enjoying the delicious dishes here since 1980's but it was only last night that I tried the Mutton Varuval which is only served on Sundays. The burst of flavour is simply indescribable. The mutton was tender, tasty and not spicy. The other...More

Thank aliciak39
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Good Indian food though spicy. The chicken McNair, mutton varuval & fried bitter guard was the best.

Thank Vijay N
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

the food is nice, and masala tea is my favourite. they sell vegetarian set, and we can add on dishes. masala mutton is also my favourite side dish.

Thank Gan P
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A bit away from Town Centre but if you are going to Gelugor or around University Science Malaysia area don't miss your Lunch or Dinner here. Quite easy to park your car and no parking fee.

Thank tham3500
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gelugor, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
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