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Tree Monkey

Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-881 3493 - 4
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (58 reviews)
“tapas” (34 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:30All hours
Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great views with Thai food. Food was okay, but I don't think that is why people stop for lunch. Heard sunset views are great. Don't have super high expectations for food but if you want a different spot then go.

Thank Lovestotravel_8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I had dinner twice at Tree Monkey whilst on holiday in Penang. As other reviewers have said, the view and surroundings are stunning. Sitting in what felt like a bit of an over-sized tree house, drinking a cocktail whilst watching the sun...More

Thank TandL-Bristol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After wandering around the spice gardens we decided to pop into the Tree Monkey for lunch & it was delicious. We had the tasting plate & iced coffees. The food was typically Thai with tasty fresh flavours & herbs. This would be a great place...More

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, great ambience and relax with the constant breeze. I ordered the mixed Thai appetisers, it was delicious. Go at before sunset and watch the sun dip into the sea as you enjoy your dinner. Park outside the gates and walk 20m up the...More

Thank kevinfw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is located next to Tropical Spice Garden , sitting on top a small hill. It can be easily missed if you dont stop your car by the roadside. its surrounded by breathtaking views of the sea and tropical forest, Food and service are...More

Thank Jo A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is located a little bit above the road along the coast and hosts a spice garden, cooking school, and restaurant & bar. The name originates from the monkeys that are living in the trees and often visit - unfortunately not when I was...More

Thank Markus S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Beautiful food, friendly staff, family friendly, we were made to feel very welcome, and whilst we enjoyed the local offerings the kids ate fish and chips. Great place with lovely decor and atmosphere.

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

It is a very romantic setting the view of the beach...as for the food it is just nice..there r child seat available...and the staff are friendly...

Thank Shahir T
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Many have spewed glowing reviews about this place, and I must agree with them, somewhat. - Yes, the location of the restaurant is really nice, and the view from the terrace/deck area is stunning. - Yes, the rustic feel of the restaurant is really relaxing,...More

3  Thank David C
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Firstly, you need to climb a steep slope and take stairs to reach the restaurant. Not very child or elderly friendly. We visited this place for lunch on Monday. It was deserted, which was good as the food still took 30 mins to arrive. I...More

Thank Axi13
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Loved the comment by the owner to Gwena L review. With that sort of humour I will have to visit the restaurant. Hope to see the fussy monkey's in May!!
13 February 2017|
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Response from julesnsteve | Reviewed this property |
every time I have seen the monkeys it has been October November
Christo S
Hello, do you have gluten free dining options?
1 December 2016|
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Response from julesnsteve | Reviewed this property |
hi not that I noticed on the menu. they do have some Facebook page check it out and maybe ask the question.
How many steps need to be negotiated to get to the restaurant please? Husband has a mobility scooter - can he ride that to the restaurant?
14 November 2016|
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Response from Angela B | Reviewed this property |
No he won't be able to. Up a steep hill then lots of steps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tropical Spice Garden (Lone Craig Villa) | Jalan Telok Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
  • Phone Number: +60 4-881 3493 - 4
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