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Gusto Cafe

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4 Jalan Sungai Kelian | Tanjung Bunga 11200, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia
+60 4-890 4012
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07:30 - 20:00
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 07:30 - 20:00
Thu - Fri 07:30 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 16:00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is great and just love the service.. especially the young guy, he still serve the customer with great smile and attitude even a super hot coffee accidentally poured on his leg... I can see he is in pained but yet... I wish him all the best...

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Thank gso2016
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Although we went for lunch on a hot day, the place was cool and inviting. We had burgers with potato wedges and lots of chilled Milo shakes. It is a typical hangout place for friends and I think it must be bustling with activity in the evening. Good food for sure.

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Thank travekquick
Penang Island, Malaysia
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200 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Great little cafe for morning breakfast of real bacon and great coffee. It's a place much favoured by people walking pearl hill in the mornings. Jason the owner is very helpful and friendly.

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Thank PaperStoneScissors
Penang Island, Malaysia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Food and beverages never disappoint! A nice place to catch up with friends and also have casual business meetings.

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1 Thank doids
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great place for brunch and a cup of coffee. Wifi works really well. Good breakfast selection and smoothies.

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1 Thank Tiffany C
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great little place for burgers and milk shakes. Love their food. I get the jalapeno burger and really like it. They also have good coffee as they are a coffee shop as well.

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1 Thank cristen12
Penang Island, Malaysia
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179 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I lived very nearby but had not try it for years. So decided to try it out one fine Saturday morning. Boy, I was not disappointed! Ordered the BLT and big breakfast and both are just heavenly! The scrambled egg are with cheese and so fluffy. Veges served are also fresh. One of my favorite breakfast spot now.

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1 Thank Robert R
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice relaxed atmosphere for breakfast. Do a pretty decent English breakfast with all the trimmings, including bacon and home made sausage. The Tea, could be better not sure where they get the water from. Reasonably priced and pretty good service.

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Thank Ian W
Vancouver, Canada
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82 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I hadn't come to Gusto for a while (2 years) and at that time, it was a pleasant experience with great food, service and atmosphere, this time however, it was just ok as I can see the quality has gone down somewhat. This place is a great place to be for coffees and people watching and smelling car fumes...Its a... More 

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Thank Wayne T
JasonSelva, Owner at Gusto Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Wayne, Thank you kindly for your review of our cafe. I, as the owner am always looking at ways to improve ourselves and establishment. Here's something that you as a reviewer you can do to help us as cafe owners in the future. Maybe, instead of reviewing and posting this on TripAdvisor or and other social media you could... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we have been to this venue. While the staff appear to be honest and helpful the food was not up to par. Having said that, the coffee was very good. It's time for the Cafe to deliver authentic food. Also the chicken pies were mostly potato and to be honest I failed to find any... More 

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Thank Jayne_1950

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Jalan Sungai Kelian | Tanjung Bunga 11200, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: +60 4-890 4012

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?