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Romantic Restaurants in Penang for Valentine’s Day 2019

Well-known for its gorgeous heritage buildings, artistic murals and amazing delicacies that reflect the multi-cultural uniqueness of Malaysia, Penang is a wonderful paradise for couples. One who once came here would not stop admiring its excellent foods and if you are in search of a unique Valentine’s celebration, a dining experience here would be all you need!


1/ Dine At The UNESCO Award-Winning Heritage Mansion – Indigo at The Blue Mansion

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Dining at a UNESCO award-winning heritage mansion could be one of the unforgettable experience you would not want to forgo! With a mesmerizing indigo façade, handcraft semi-opaque fabric lanterns and granite-paved courtyards, Indigo at The Blue Mansion (also known as Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion) boasts a classic yet intimate ambiance for a one-of-a-kind and romantic dining experience. This Valentine’s Day 2019, go back in time and revel in a 7-course menu with specialties including Sea Urchin, Foie Gras Torchon, Spanish Sea Cucumber, Japanese Wagyu Tenderloin, Magret Duck Breast and many other unique dishes! 
Valentine’s Special
– Valentine’s Day Menu: 14th February 2019
– Price: RM450++ per person

Indigo at The Blue Mansion
14, Leith Street, George Town, 10200 Penang

>> Click here to view Valentine’s menu & book a table at Indigo at The Blue Mansion


2/ Take In The Breath-Taking View of Penang at Coco Cabana Bar & Bistro

Located at one of the tallest buildings in Penang, Coco Cabana Bar & Bistro offers stunning views of George Town’ skyline. Set in a cozy tropical appearance, the restaurant is a splendid yet relaxing dining spot for those who fancy not only relishing incredible dishes but also enjoying whimsical moments with the other half. Satiate your palate with fascinating dishes like Chilled Rock Oyster with Lavender Flower Vinaigrette, Treasure Seafood Bisques, Sous Vide and Charred Fillet of Cod, Herb Crusted Tenderloin of Angus Beef, Chef Special Petit Sweet Truffle and other scrumptious specialties on this Valentine’s Day 2019. 

Valentine’s Special
– Valentine’s Set Dinner: 14th February 2019
– Price: RM398++ per couple

Coco Cabana Bar & Bistro, 
Level 68, Komtar, Jalan Penang, 10000 George Town, Penang

>> Click here to view Valentine’s menu & book a table at Coco Cabana Bar & Bistro


3/ A Dinner at The Beautiful 1920s Italianate Villa – Thirty Two at The Mansion

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Set in a beautiful 1920s Italianate villa by the sea, Thirty Two at The Mansion has been much-frequented by couples for a cosy yet exquisite dinner surrounded by a quiet ambience with elegance decor. Valentine’s Day 2019 at this gorgeous restaurant is filled with wonderment as delightful Western dishes are carefully crafted to excite your taste buds. Get ready to savor Lobster and Crab Quiche, Mozzarella Stuffed Chicken Saltimboca, Stack of Almond Crusted Salmon, Chargrilled Beef Tenderloin, Toffee Pudding Gateau and a plethora of delicacies you would not want to miss out! 

Valentine’s Special
– Valentine’s Day Menu: 14th February 2019
– Price: RM188+ per person

Thirty Two at The Mansion
32, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, 10050 George Town, Penang

>> Click here to view Valentine’s menu & book a table at Thirty Two at The Mansion


4/ A Perfect Getaway For Minimalist-Design Lovers at CREAM by ChinChin

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A romantic dinner does not necessarily mean it has to be sophisticated or being surrounded by overwhelming decoration. CREAM by ChinChin, boasting a minimalist yet elegant design, is a perfect getaway for those who seek a comfortable environment with a menu inspired by the classics using only high-quality ingredients. This Valentine’s Day 2019, come to the restaurant to get gratified by a 5-course set menu with delectable dishes such as Hokkaido Scallop, Smoked Organic Dutch Mussels, Maine Lobster, Iberico Pork Loin or Australian Beef Tenderloin along with other delights. 

Valentine’s Special
– Valentine’s Day Menu: 14th February 2019
– Price: RM488+ per person

CREAM by ChinChin
140 & 142, Jalan Pintal Tali, 10100 George Town, Penang

>> Click here to view Valentine’s menu & book a table at CREAM by ChinChin


5/ Relish Majestic Art and Wonderful French Cuisine at Farquhar Mansion

While you might be still wondering where to go, many have flustered to secure a seating at Farquhar Mansion this Valentine’s Day 2019! Reasons can be varied but mostly because they have been big fans of the restaurant out-of-ordinary take on French dishes and its majestic art and craftsmanship that completely de-contextualizes the conventional perception of fine dining. A 6-course set dinner is awaiting you on this Valentine’s Day including Tuna Hara Ichiban, Oyster, Foie Gras, Lobster, Australian Wagyu and other dishes that are set to titillate your taste buds.

Valentine’s Special
– Valentine’s Set Menu: 14th February 2019
– Price: RM398++ per person

Farquhar Mansion
No.33, Lebuh Farquhar, 10200 George Town, Penang.

>> Click here to view Valentine’s menu & book a table at Farquhar Mansion

Still love to see more? Check out our list of the Top Restaurants that Serve Valentine’s Menus 2019 in Malaysia!



Romantic Restaurants for Christmas 2018 Celebration, Malaysia


What could be better than a get-together during Christmas with a piping hot feast on the table? It is always worth spending a dinner or brunch with your loved ones while reveling in top-notch service, tasty delicacies and be surrounded by impeccable settings. To save you from being bewildered with so many choices of the perfect restaurant for this Christmas in our list of Christmas Menus 2018 at Top Restaurants in Malaysia, we have meticulously selected the top romantic restaurants for a splendid festive celebration. 


1/ Take In Breathtaking Kuala Lumpur Skyline at Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur  

If you are in a search for a fine-casual ambiance to savor light lunches, afternoon tea or spectacular dinners, you simply cannot ignore Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur! Ready to be dazzled by the breathtaking views of the city through the impressive floor-to-ceiling windows on level 53. This Christmas, pamper yourself and the loved ones over a decadent Festive Afternoon Tea featuring Christmas delights such as Christmas Duck Bon-Bon, X-mas Egg Nogs, Christmas Mince Pie Macaroon and more while being soothed by live jazz music. You can also delve into the seasonal spirit by relishing Christmas Eve’s 4-Course Dinner with Christmas Spice Crusted Sea Bass Tart, Celeriac Cappuccino, Christmas Pudding with Vanilla Sauce and more.

Christmas Special
Festive Afternoon Tea: 1st – 31st Dec 2018 at RM98 nett per person.
Christmas Eve 4-Course Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM388 nett per person.

Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur

Location: Level 53, 2 Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.

>> Click here to make a table reservation at Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur


2/ Indulge in Tantalizing Steaks in A Beautiful Colonial Setting at PAMPAS Steakhouse at Old Malaya 

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Located at Old Malaya – one of the most gorgeous heritage buildings in Kuala Lumpur, PAMPAS Steakhouse is where you can find yourself being drifted away in a charming and dreamy ambience. The restaurant also excites diners with an amazing backdrop of the Kuala Lumpur Tower, live band performances and succulent steaks. Celebrate Christmas at the restaurant with a 3-course set dinner featuring Chargrilled Octopus Leg, a choice of Roasted Guinea Fowl or Black Angus Tenderloin and Hazelnut Chocolate Mousse while being serenaded by soothing music.

Christmas Special:
Christmas Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM190++ (RM220.4 nett) per person.

PAMPAS Steakhouse at Old Malaya

Location: 66 – 68, Jalan Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur.

>> Click here to book a table at PAMPAS Steakhouse at Old Malaya


3/ Relish Contemporary Japanese Cuisine in a Modern-Style Dining at Nobu Kuala Lumpur 

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Nothing would be more romantic than an indulgence in the world-class cuisine and unparalleled service in a modern-style setting at Nobu Kuala Lumpur. If you are longing to experience the exquisite contemporary Japanese cuisine infused with South American flavours here, this Christmas is your chance! Enjoy the breath-taking view of the city while cheering in on good foods with your loved ones. Gratify your palate by luxuriating in the restaurant’s Christmas Omakase and Christmas Lunch Omakase with Nobu’s special delights such as Nobu Style Sushi Cups, Risotto with Furikake, Sushi Bar Moriawase and more.

Christmas Special:
Christmas Omakase: 22nd – 25th Dec 2018 at RM590++ (RM684.4 nett) per person.
Christmas Lunch Omakase: 24th – 25 Dec 2018 at RM250++ (RM290 nett) per person.

Nobu Kuala Lumpur

Location: Level 56, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur.


4/ Take Joy In An Italian-Themed Christmas Dining Experience at A’Roma Dinings

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Nestled in a corner lot in Taman Paramount, the premium Italian cuisine restaurant – A’Roma Dinings is loved for its warm-hearted atmosphere, homemade pasta, imported ham, cheeses from Italy, authentic Italian foods and of course, fine wine. A 4-course dinner here during Christmas would be anything you could ask for! Starting with Warm Homemade Breads, 1 Cold Starter (Yellow Tail) & 1 Hot Starter (Oxtail Ragu) with a choice of mains including 7-Day Dry Aged Duck or Pan-Seared Norwegian Salmon and ending by gratifying your taste buds with Chestnut & Pear.

Christmas Special:
Christmas Eve Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM380++ (RM440.8 nett) for 2 persons.

A’Roma Dinings

Location: 1, Jalan 20/14, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.


5/ Delight Your Taste Buds at A Beautiful Italianate Villa at Thirty Two at The Mansion

Enhance your dining experience by rejoicing in a quiet elegant atmosphere at the beautiful 1920s Italianate villa by the sea – Thirty Two at The Mansion. An Christmas Eve Set Dinner at this stunning restaurant would be all that you wish for as a whole feast is awaiting you – an Xmas Parcel of Mixed Seafood “Nantua”, Pie Tee of Salmon Tartare, Roast Turkey, Chargrilled Beef Sirloin, Roulade of Salmon, Xmas Fruit Cake and a plethora of festive specialities. Totally a one-of-a-kind culinary journey you would not want to miss out!

Christmas Special:
Christmas Eve Set Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM170+ (RM180.2 nett) per person.

Thirty Two at The Mansion

Location: 32, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, 10050 George Town, Penang.


6/ Dining at Malaysia’s Only Surviving Georgian Mansion – Suffolk House

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Should you dream of treating yourself to a taste of life in the mansion, there is no reason why you should not go for Suffolk House, also known as Penang’s first ‘Great House’. As Malaysia’s only surviving Georgian Mansion, the 200-year-old mansion offers an excellent ambience for a memorable get-together. Whet your appetite with a special Christmas Eve dinner including Foie Gras Mousse, Confit Chicken Thigh, Pressed Turkey, Grilled Grain Fed Sirloin and more or partake in the restaurant’s Christmas Day Lunch which features Smoked Duck, Turkey Linguine, Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder and other irresistible delights.

Christmas Special:
Christmas Menu: 24th Dec 2018 at RM165+ (RM174.9 nett) per person.
Christmas Day Set Lunch: 25th Dec 2018 at RM55+ (RM58.3 nett) per person.

Suffolk House

Location: 250, Jalan Air Hitam, 10460 Georgetown, Penang


Still looking for more options? Scouting through our list of Christmas Menus 2018 at the Top Restaurants in Malaysia and pick out the one that is suitable for you!




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5 Mansions in Penang That Crazy Rich Asians Would Visit This Merdeka Month 2018

Whether you love to have a taste of what it’s like to be a “Crazy Rich Asian” or simply want to step back in time to admire the glorious past, set your foot into these mansions in Penang and you will have what you wish for!

1/ Indigo @ The Blue Mansion

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If you are a fan of the sensational movie “Crazy Rich Asians”, you would not resist a thought of visiting Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion (also known as The Blue Mansion) where some of the movie’s scenes were shot. Built in a traditional Teo Chew style, the UNESCO award-winning heritage mansion would capture your full attention with its indigo façade along with granite-paved courtyards, colorful textures of handcraft semi-opaque fabric lanterns and sprawling stairs. In honour of the film’s release, the mansion is offering to rent out the entire mansion at RM50,000 for 24 hours. If you are wondering whether to splurge such a fortune, remember that it’s always reasonable and value-for-money to spend a dinner at the mansion’s restaurant – Indigo @ The Blue Mansion. Go back in time and live an extravagant life of grandeur in the 19th century by savouring the exquisite cuisine carefully-curated by the head chef who is known for his skilful and meticulous preparation and cooking techniques.

>> Click here to book a table at Indigo @ The Blue Mansion


2/ Macalister Mansion

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If you wander around Macalister Road in the beautiful Georgetown, you would notice a colonial house that looks like a heritage museum. In fact, it is the most luxurious and sophisticated boutique hotel here – Macalister Mansion. Embellished with a simple and classic interior, the mansion will wow visitors with its 8 uniquely-designed rooms of special features and artworks. The renowned mansion is also known for its unique contemporary menu using local produces with European cooking techniques. Indulge yourself in the meticulously-curated courses by head chef Johnson and pair the food with a comprehensive selection of wines, you would have a great time dining like a true gourmand. Dining in Macalister Mansion is not about the food itself but about an experience that you would never forget.

>> Click here to reserve a table at Macalister Mansion – Dining Room


3/ Thirty Two at The Mansion

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If you are into a uniquely aesthetic experience dining by the sea, Thirty Two at The Mansion will definitely win your heart. The 98-year-old Italianate villa is one of the most beautiful and worth-visiting heritage buildings in town. Surrounded by carefully-trimmed greenery with elegant velvet curtains, the mansion has a lovely beach-side lounge where you can take a gulf of drink while enjoying the sea breeze. The interior design will drift you back to the Renaissance days as it reflects the love for Italian culture of the owner’s son – candle chandelier hanging aloft and gorgeous portraits on the walls. One would not miss a chance to dine at the pork-free restaurant here which offers a wide range of haute French cuisine, Western delights along with splashes of Asian flare and a collection of old wines. Treat yourself to a cosy and romantic meal here to enjoy the finest choices of ingredients as well as glorious creations.

>> Click here to make a table reservation at Thirty Two at The Mansion


4/ Farquhar Mansion

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If you love to walk down the memory lane to the earliest colonial days of Penang, there is no doubt Farquhar Mansion at Mission Place is one of your first destinations. The almost-200-year-old heritage building has exotically creative designs that are a far cry from conventional expectations. Its remarkable work of arts and well-thought-out furnitures with a classic touch would make you feel lost in time without further notice. Its posh and classy dining room has an intimate setting with dim lights and soothing jazz music that would be a perfect start for a gastronomic journey here. With an ever-growing menu that excites gourmets’ palate, the restaurant only curates high-quality ingredients for a palate-pleasing sensation in every dish. What would be better than a night affair of French haute cuisine, excellent wine, top-notch service in a luxurious and stylish restaurant?

>> Click here to book a table at Farquhar Mansion


5/ Suffolk House 

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Quietly tucked away right at the outskirt of George Town, Suffolk House is one of the few buildings that attract much attention as it is the first ‘Great House’ in Penang. The heritage building, built in the early 1800s, is a stunning epitome of a perfect amalgamation of Malaysia’s only surviving Georgian Mansion and Anglo-Indian garden house. Should you search for a unique dining experience surrounded by Georgian architectural design, look no further than Suffolk House Restaurant. The pork-free restaurant is set to entice your palate with a spread of delights like the classic char-grilled rack of lamb or the pan-fried cod fillet. Not only would the restaurant charm you with its fine-dining meals or the much-loved afternoon tea but it also wins the heart of diners for a menu free from addictive and freshly-prepared ingredients for the best taste of a life in the mansion.

>> Click here to reserve a table at Suffolk House Restaurant