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Restoran Kapitan

Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-264 1191
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tandoori chicken” (229 reviews)
“naan” (154 reviews)
“dahl” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Its cheap and not so clean place but the price and the portion of food ok. The staffs could be a bit more polite to the custumers. Its good to give try.

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is situated in Little India area in Penang. There are various choices of spicy Indian food in this restaurant. We ordered cheese naan with tandoori chicken. The tandoori chicken was juicy and nice. But the cheese naan was not as depicted in the...More

Thank CCLiew_Melaka
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is the worse place. The service is very slow. We order for a fresh cow milk and we got powdered milk. I ordered for muttom claypot briyani and got a normal briyani with small amount of chared mutton. I came due to review...More

Thank Narutorao R
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Kapitan on two occasions once for lunch and once for dinner and on both occasions the food was really good. Not only is the food good but incredibly well priced, two meals and two drinks (non alcoholicas a muslim restaurant) for under...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 days ago

The best tandoori chicken of my trip was from Kapitan. Their naan's are really nice as well, but that's about as far as it goes. I also tried their beef rendang and biriyani rice which has been highly recommended to me. The beef rendang was...More

Thank LeeWils0n
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this place looking for a lamb rogan josh(as me and my wife love it in the uk) and heard this is one of many places in little India that do these pretty good! Firstly they call it mutton rogan and it was amazing!...More

Thank Lewis H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely the best Indian I've EVER had!!! Food is awesome and cheap!!! We had the Breyani rice with vegetables, butter chicken and the chicken tandoori naan plate

Thank Annemarije U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the la coppera chicken briyani, which was good. They've got something called a milani, which is their usual tandoori but with cheese on it, and it looked really good on the menu, but they ran out of it on that day. Menu was interesting,...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family visited this famous restaurant, the floors and table needed a good clean, but we though we would give it a try, We ordered the tandoori Chicken set, The chicken was dry and tasted very powdery, the rest was just bland and...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across Restoran Kapitan after we visited the Little India, though my mom said she was sometimes intimidated when Indian people looked at her sharply. However, surprisingly my parents turned out to like this restaurant a lot! From previous days during our trip, they...More

Thank KangWeiPeng
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Questions & Answers
Danial H
21 May 2016|
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Response from farah a | Reviewed this property |
Cik Danial, ia amat menyedihkan awak tak dapat layanan yang baik di sana tapi website ini bukan kepunyaan Restoran Kapitan. Ini adalah website tentang tempat-tempat pelancongan merata dunia. Semoga anda dapat hubungi mereka... More
Jon L
31 July 2015|
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Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant, not the TA community!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 4-264 1191
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