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Pia's The Padi

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Jalan Ulu Melaka, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
+60 12-493 3713
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Owner and chef is rather arrogant, rude and did not give us true indication of portion sizes that led us to over order for our group. Meals are too pricey and unreasonably price. He will tell you that the portion is meant for one person but in actual fact it could easily fed 2 person. As a result we ordered... More 

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1 Thank Mohd R
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on Friday night. Simply excellent. Rendang and butter chicken beautifully executed and great service from the main man, Jimmy. If we'd been in Langkawi longer we'd have gone back.

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1 Thank davidjwilson_13
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was very close to our accommodation and after reading Trip Advisor reviews one afternoon, we decided to tear ourselves away for the cheap eats of the night markets and give this place a go. The waitress recommended the butter chicken masala and the beef rendang and OMG the flavours!!! We ended up going back there a few days... More 

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1 Thank Vikki-Daniel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to find a restaurant a bit further out from Pantai Tengah, to take advantage of the scooter we had rented. We hadn't realised the restaurant didn't open until 6pm when we arrived at 5:30 but we didn't mind as we had an impromptu photo shoot in the beautiful surroundings. The chef and waiters noticed us and opened the... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our last night on Langkawi and we wanted something more authentic than hotel food but more comfortable than eating our way around the night market (also recommended). Everything about this place was perfect for us. Our hotel booked the table and arranged the taxi we turned up and ate the food and drank the wine, an unexpected surprise to have... More 

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Thank Deborah H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice dinner there, and later I took part on a cooking lesson, which was really good. Jimmy and his wounderful wife showed us the rendang, which is my favourit, and the mango coulfy was also delicious. Thank you Jimmy

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Thank ubetti
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for dinner over Easter. We made the journey from the Andaman hotel about 40 min away with two other families. I can say it was the best meal we had in Malaysia. Jimmy's wife who is the chef is phenomenal. The beef rendang was excellent and the fish curry was the best I have ever had. Delicate,... More 

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Thank Eric C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the place : Food, Service and ambiance are all excellent. The Fish Sambal is something to die for.. Yummy !

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Thank Soonie Soontaru... W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered chicken masala and beef rendang, tasted heavenly. Satisfied lunch visit despite traveling for half an hour

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb food in a brilliant, friendly, family run restaurant. Everything was great from the great drinks to the Malaysian food and western food. A brilliant experience - we went back for a second meal. Jimmy and his family are really lovely.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Ulu Melaka, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi
  • Phone Number: +60 12-493 3713
Description
13 Years old of this restaurant, moved out from pantai ceneng to Ulu melaka, just 7 minuets drive from airport and 6 minuets drive from four season resort or Tanjung rhu resort, we provide pick up and drop on your request.Beautiful Panoramic view, lavish valley and real sun set,peaceful dining experience in middle of real paddy fields.Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, specialty and recommended by chef jimmy, group booking up to 200 people. COOKING LESSON FROM 10am to 12 noon

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