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Tan Sam Guan Seafood

Batu Ferringi Road | in the lane between Golden Sands Resort and Lone Pine Hotel, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (19 reviews)
“bee hoon” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Seafood
Batu Ferringi Road | in the lane between Golden Sands Resort and Lone Pine Hotel, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Go here most days when we visit Penang ,Liang and Loon serve good food and will go out of there way to oblige you with your order ,some days it is better to inform Liang if you require something special for your lunch the next...More

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This a wonderful restaurant that only opens at lunchtime but has the best food whatever you order all cooked fresh in a wok that you can see from the tables. Liang & Loon own this great place and the friendliest people we know. They always...More

Thank Drivers22
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and had lunch here several times. It's located on the beach access road, adjacent to the Golden sands resort (lookout for the concrete tables and chairs!). This is owned by the sister of Andrew's Kampung, a popular...More

1  Thank EasyDiver
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I returned to Penang in November/December 2016 to find Tan Sam Guan is better than ever. I ate there most days of my stay and it continues to provide excellent food at great value. Liang, Loon and the team are just fantastic, very welcoming and...More

Thank GofferAus
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This "restaurant" is actually like a food stall with stone tables and stone stools. Outside are wooden chairs and seats. walking past you would probably never give this place a second glance. Wed have been going here for over 30 years and the food is...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 11 August 2016

As a lunch time restaurant, I hadn't happened upon Tan Sam Guan Seafood previously. In Penang this time with my brother, I joined him for lunch on my last day - I wish I'd done it earlier! Delicious, simply delicious. Spicy Bee Hoon, smoky with...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 8 August 2016

On a very quick return trip, I only managed to get to Tan Sam Guan twice, but excellent again both times. Really reasonable prices, very tasty dishes, this is still my favourite quick lunch place in Batu Ferringhi.

Thank GofferAus
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Open for lunch everyday except Tuesday's this restaurant has some of the best food on the island. They have an extensive menu that is sure to please everyone. Always greeted by happy welcoming faces. Amazing to watch the chefs work their woks. Located amongst the...More

Thank kkazzpro
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing cheap little place opened for lunch only. Will so be back yum yum yum. Next to golden sands down an alley way.

Thank lpsukroo
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We returned again in March 2016 and Liang and Loon are still the same and the food is still excellent. If you want to try the best food while in Penang visit this place, it’s the best. Also the cold beer man is next door...More

Thank Gazza59011
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Batu Ferringi Road | in the lane between Golden Sands Resort and Lone Pine Hotel, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
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