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Sri Penang

356 Karangahape Road, 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)
“rotis” (20 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
356 Karangahape Road, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 155 reviews

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
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I quite liked their food. It was very different from what I had tasted before. They are pretty expensive. The price range is from $18-$30 for a good dish that includes a hefty amount of meat. My friend and I are pretty big eaters so...More

Thank sarak16
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Been here so many times and it is always great. It's got the best Roti Chanai in Auckland and Char Kwei Tieuw. Angie is the best hostess and helps with suggestions for meals if you aren't sure what you want. Amazing value, Best food. love...More

1  Thank Tina C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

OVERVIEW: A small unassuming restaurant , which was busy even on a Tuesday night! PROS: The pricing was reasonable, especially for dinner. The customer service was also excellent. CONS: To be frank, the food was lacklustre - the portions were barely sufficient and the flavours...More

2  Thank Audric_Kam
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-358 3886
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