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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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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“bread” (61 reviews)
“bagels” (19 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
Soups, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Pesara Claimant, George Town, Penang Island 10100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On our first day here, we went there after lunch for kefir dessert. They kindly provided honey as my friends were not used to the sour taste. I practically ate the kefir there everyday. I also had breakfast there once-2 slices of sourdough bread, coffee...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place for breakfast, lunch or some snacks. Amazing and fresh food and drinks for fair prices. Absolutly recommendable

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thrtmnn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quiet, clean and friendly place to have breakfast. A variety of different types of sourdough loaves as well as cakes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jacquelinem643
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Yin’s is a super bakery with a nice cafe to sample the breads and have a very good coffee - 5 stars for friendliness cleanliness and a chance to enjoy a very good eating experience

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andrew p
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We checked this place out for breakfast. Amazing big breakfast and scrambled eggs. The bread was super fresh and tasty. The menu is not huge but will cater for everyone. They also do terrific smoothies and coffee. We got takeaway treats because we were so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 795rebekahw
Reviewed 20 October 2018

I always love sourdough bread, so I just have to go there during my short vacation in Penang. It's not a big place, cosy and smells so good. I ordered the avocado and tuna sandwich. It was delicious and I loved it. As I was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VeronAng
Reviewed 3 October 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 137Maple1962
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tay08
Reviewed 16 September 2018 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)!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gracereeswilliams
Reviewed 16 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JoChild92
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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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