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Block 170 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
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Eden, Australia
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111 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dear Mr Dome, It was love at first sight when we first met you in Kalgoorlie Our affair blossomed all the way to Perth and up the WA coast to Geraldton Imagine our delight when we discovered you in KLIA2 And all those new Malaysian venues We did not mind the price, the sometimes sloppy service, the occasional poor food.... More 

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Thank Muffinthemule
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Best coffee in Penang- visited Dome in Straits Quay and that was equally worth the visit! Excellent service and friendly atmosphere as loved the complimentary biscuits!

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Thank Unajoyce
Sudbury, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The food was pretty good but the strawberry milkshakes were fantastic simosas and minestrone soup were fantastic!!!!

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Thank rzinger
Penang Island, Malaysia
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

The more recent times I was there, I had the seafood spaghetti and the sticky date pudding. Service swings between good and very good. When it is a cool evening, you can sit out doors and enjoy the sunset at Gurney. Due to El Nino, it is too hot for that, indoors is deliciously cool.

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Thank SunnyDasy
Rockdale, Australia
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486 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 319 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

While holidaying in Georgetown from 28/11/15 to 08/12/15 I called into DOME approximately 4 times mostly in the evenings after my busy day sightseeing. My review is based on my experience calling in at the DOME inside 1st Avenue Mall & only a 10 min walk from my accommodation. The staff were extremely friendly & happy to make conversation, food... More 

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Thank Stephen N
Penang Island, Malaysia
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190 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Nice quiet place to chill and catch up over a good cup of latte. Good coffee and sandwiches. Service can be a wee bit slow because of the lunch crowd but if you are in no hurry, it is ok

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Thank greenie195
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1,960 reviews
567 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 703 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

This cafe originating from Perth, Australia has established itself as front runner for delicious comfort food and great coffees. This cafe in Penang is no exception and serves very nice pies, pastas, fish and chips, salads, coffees and drinks. Food as usual was delicious, service efficient and pricing reasonable. A place to have a hassle free meal in comfort.

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Thank nellielim
Barossa Valley, Australia
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

Well, well, well... We were last here 2 years ago & I was wrapped with the service & food then. Let me tell you that nothing has changed! Love the way they present their large chai lattes in those tall glasses with the brass framed handle. It's a nice little European touch for me - making me think of one... More 

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Thank DeeJayFrog
Perak, Malaysia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

Had breakfast at the Dome Tea was excellent but I asked for extra easy over eggs and I got a frisby.. I called the girl over and asked for SOFT eggs She happily took the frisby away and returned with another.... I also had baked beans and the were cold and in the smallest container I have ever seen. Not... More 

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Walpole, Australia
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126 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

We have visited this cafe several times. This time we have pot of tea for two. Nothing much can go wrong with that order. So many other cafés with local staff say they understand your order, but serve what they think you ordered rather than correct order. The tea tasted superb. Very hot, how we like it. No milk, no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Block 170 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town

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