11 Fine Dining Restaurants In Penang That You Should Check Out

Indulging in a fine dining restaurant is definitely an experience but also a privilege. While having a meal in one of these 11 fine dining restaurants in Penang will break your bank but enjoying a fancy meal in one of these places during a special occasion isn’t so bad. If you’re still looking for places to celebrate an important occasion, then this article is for you so do keep reading on.

Here Are 11 Fine Dining Restaurants In Penang

1. Restaurant au Jardin

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The very first fine dining restaurant in Penang on our list is Restaurant au Jardin. It is a small fine dining restaurant with limited seating and reservations are needed. Moreover, at this restaurant, you will be able to experience the chef’s creativity with food. Besides that, natural and seasonal ingredients are emphasized here as well. The menu is curated according to the ingredients that are available.

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Address: 125, Jalan Timah, 10150 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 11:30am – 2:30pm, 5:30pm – 10:30pm (Closed on Monday-Wednesday)

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2. Ferringi Grill @ Rasa Sayang

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Most of us are probably familiar with Ferringi Grill and if not you should definitely check it out. Known for their tomato soup, it is being cooked at your table and the waiter would flambé with some gin. Moreover, we recommend trying their prime rib as well where you can get different cuts.

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Address: Mezzanine Level, Rasa Wing Lobby, Batu Feringgi Beach, Kampung Tanjung Huma, 11100 Penang, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 7am – 10:30am, 6:30pm – 10:30pm (Daily)

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3. Monsieur 85 Bar & Restaurant

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The location of this fine dining restaurant is in the heart of George Town. Besides that, this rustic restaurant has limited seating as well so making a reservation is the best to avoid any disappointment. Moreover, there is a hidden Chef Tasting Menu where it will be a surprise for you as you won’t know what is being served.

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Address: 316, Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 6pm – 12am (Closed on Tuesday)

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4. Arte Restaurant

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Don’t let the exterior of this restaurant to fool you as they do serve some stunning looking and delicious tasting dishes here. Moreover, there are also different menu for different price point so it caters to almost everyone. Besides that, Arte Restaurant was also crowned with the title of iN Penang Best Restaurants Award 2018.

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Address: 25, Jalan Argyll, George Town, 10050 George Town, Pulau Pinang

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5. Orinea by Farquhar Mansion

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This is a sky dining bar that serves contemporary dishes with a luxurious twist. Moreover, this sky dining bar has managed to revive the Sunrise @ Gurney tower. Besides that, with the location of this spot, you will be able to get an amazing view while enjoying your meal.

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Address: 68-18-1, Sunrise Gurney, Gurney Dr, 10250 George Town, Penang

Operating hours: 5pm – 12am (Tuesday-Thursday), 2pm – 12am (Friday-Sunday), Closed on Monday

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6. CaTCH by D.A.M

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CaTCH by D.A.M serves Asian-fusion cuisine and focuses a lot on the freshest ingredients that can be obtained. Moreover, this restaurant is also located in the heart of George Town in Le Embassy Hotel. While it is a fine dining restaurant, the prices here are slightly more affordable than the other.

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Address: 12, Jalan Burma, George Town, 10050 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 11:30am – 10:30pm (Daily)

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7. Communal Table by gēn 根

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This place prides itself on being able to push the boundaries of the Malaysian cuisine. However, there are also limited seatings here so we encourage you to make a reservation. Moreover, the prices here are also reasonable that does not actually break your bank too badly. With the simple and minimalistic decór, this is also a great place to feed your Instagram feed.

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Address: 68, Lebuh Presgrave, 10300 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 6pm – 11pm (Tuesday-Thursday), 2pm – 11pm (Friday-Sunday), Closed on Monday

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8. Restaurant Blanc Penang

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Enjoy a 5-course French meal in this restaurant that is located in the popular Macalister Mansion. Besides that, Blanc restaurant serves contemporary French cuisine and the team prides themselves on using the finest seasonal and locally sourced ingredients for the dishes. Moreover, the ambiance in this restaurant is perfect for you to create a memorable experience with your loved ones.

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Address: 228, Jalan Macalister, 10400 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 7pm – 11pm (Closed on Monday)

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9. Indigo Restaurant @ The Blue Mansion

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Located in the famous Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion where Crazy Rich Asians was filmed, this restaurant serves dishes where it’s a marriage between the East and West. So, this is your chance to dine like one of the Crazy Rich Asians. Moreover, the interior of this restaurant was decorated in a way where it complements the dishes that are being served. Isn’t that interesting?

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Address: 14, Lebuh Leith, George Town, 10200 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 12pm – 3pm, 6pm – 11pm (Daily)

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10. Kebaya Dining Room

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Looking for a fine dining restaurant that serves Nyonya cuisine? Kebaya Dining room is the place for you. Moreover, the dishes that are served here are classic Indo and Straits Chinese Nyonya dishes. Besides that, the chefs here aims to preserve the heritage of the Baba Nyonya through food.

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Address: 2-16 Stewart Ln, Georgetown, 10200 George Town, Penang

Operating hours: 6pm – 10:30pm (Monday-Thursday) 12pm – 2:30pm, 6pm – 10:30pm (Friday – SUnday)

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11. Platform 9 3/4 Fine Dining & Cellar

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Dear Harry Potter fans, this new fine dining restaurant may be your new favorite place (this includes the editor as well). Moreover, with the stunning interior and the hanging books that depicts the film, it is definitely an Insta worthy spot. Besides that, if that special someone is a huge fan of HP then this place is definitelt the perfect place for them to celebrate their special day.

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Address: 61, Jalan Magazine, George Town, 10300 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Operating hours: 3pm – 10pm (Closed on Monday)

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One Comment

  1. I would like to write on behalf of CaTCH by D.A.M Restaurant. We are not serving fine-dining cuisine but a casual dining that blends in european-fusion menu. Please remove us from the category of fine-dining restaurant. Thank you.

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