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Yin's Sourdough Bakery and Cafe

11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
+60 11-2419 5118
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“bread” (53 reviews)
“bagels” (18 reviews)
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Soups, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was back in Penang for a short trip and felt a strong longing for sourdough bread. Where else to go but Yin’s sourdough place . Yin , as usual was very attentive and friendly. We ordered the big breakfast set, and our friends ordered some...More

Thank 137Maple1962
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is good although not particularly exceptional. The atmosphere is casual and comfortable and is good for both a quick or an extended lunch.

Thank Tay08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely little bakery with very friendly staff. We visited twice on our 3 day trip to Penang and loved it both times. Between us we had the French toast, scrambled eggs on toast and toast with jam (the jam was particularly delicious)!

Thank gracereeswilliams
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yins place does great breakfasts and the owner is really lovely and accommodating. Before 10AM they do a really good value set menu (they’re very strict on finishing orders for this at 10!). They actually sell the jam there as well, the Kaya jam is...More

Thank JoChild92
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Delicious, fresh food and great service!! The price is great not at all expensive and the coffee is great too.

Thank germantravelhan
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Love their sourdough & soup a lot, the best in Penang so far. Good place to hang out with friends and family.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Plus: Great breads, great sourdough egg tosti, friendly staff Minus: Wifi did not work, very close to meat market and garbage area, bad smell Try: Sourdough tosti

Thank samsa r
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Nice small bakery with only self baked bread and pastries accompanied with a good cup of coffee or tea. We enjoyed our lunch very much. Well worth a small detour of your are fed up with noodles for lunch.

Thank Frank Jan U
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Heard about this place and decided to visit it cafe in Georgetown. The sourdough bagel was nice, the taste was fantastic. Highly recommend for fan of sourdough.

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Kind of not used to the sourness of sourdough, but overall was acceptable. Coffee was aromatic and indeed refreshing. Price is a bit on the high side, possibly due to the effort required to produce sourdough. The shop also attracted a fair share of local...More

Thank ycmil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +60 11-2419 5118
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We are the only all sourdough bakery in Penang. We do serve sandwiches and coffee from our cafe too.
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