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177 Clarendon St, South Melbourne
Serving up real Malaysian cuisine without compromise, Penang Road has become a popular place to grab a bite to eat on South Melbourne’s Clarendon Street. With numerous tram stops in the vicinity of the restaurant, Penang Road is easy to reach from all over town, drawing in the city’s foodies and Asian-food fanatics. Begin your meal at this cosy eatery with snacks like pineapple chicken, vegetarian spring rolls, BBQ pork and chicken satay. Next, delight your taste buds by selecting one of Penang Road’s fantastic mains, ranging from the traditional curry laksa and nasi lemak nyonya curry chicken to mixed green vegetables with tofu on rice and stir-fried lemongrass with squid. For truly extraordinary flavours, order of the of the chef’s special recommendations – the deep-fried whole fish with pineapple gravy is one of our favourites. Reserve in advance to secure a table at this beloved Melbourne restaurant.
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We enjoyed our visit to Penang Road Restaurant. The food came promptly and was very delicious, although my partner's vegetables were slightly undercooked and were lacking salt. Some of the drinks also seemed to just have been mixed with Fruit Syrup. Overall a very positive experience though.
Excellent value for money , if you are looking for quick but very tasty original Malayasian styled restaurant then you cannot go past Penang Road.Well done.
Pleasant staff, and great tasting and authentic Malaysian cuisine at reasonable prices. We will definitely be returning and we would recommend this to any one after a Malysian experience.
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