Hello, peeps! Penang is the place for food. Known for its diverse choices of street food, the cafe scene here is something not to miss out on too. From minimalist to industrial-styles, there are times that we just want a place to connect with nature. Be it located right next to the forest or in a farm, we have curated a list of 7 cafes that bring you close to nature! The best part is, you’re going to be taken away by the breathtaking views!
7 Cafes In Penang With Breathtaking Views That Leave You In Awe
1. Kopi Hutan
Tucked in Penang Hill, Kopi Hutan is a cafe that’s perfect for a quick escape to serenity. Surrounded by towering trees that allow adequate sunlight to pass through, the cool breeze here is what makes visitors linger longer than they thought. Not to mention, they’ve got plenty of good food to offer too. Serving homemade cakes, finger foods and more, don’t forget to try out their signature home-brewed coffee that’s served in a Moka pot!
Address: Summit road, Penang Hill, 11500 Penang.
Operating Hours: 9AM – 6PM
2. Forest Canteen
One of Penang’s best-kept secrets, Forest Canteen is a hidden cafe located below Penang Bowl. Serving heartwarming meals that reminds you of your mom’s homecooked dishes, this place also offers many Instgrammable drinks and fresh cakes. While they only serve upon bookings, immerse yourself in the profusion of lush greenery in the cafe. Otherwise, take a few steps out and sip up the gentle breeze right next to the sea.
Address: 38/1 Lebuh Farquhar, 10200 George Town, Pulau Pinang.
Operating Hours: 11AM – 7PM (Closed on Tuesday)
3. Nada Natural Farm
A cafe that’s on a farm? We bet you’ve never seen it elsewhere in Penang. Situated in Balik Pulau, Nada Natural Farming is a cafe that features organic food from its own farm. So don’t be surprised to find organic vegetables served with dishes like burgers and pasta. Oh and not to mention, they’ve got really good drinks like Watermelon Roselle Lemon and more to kick off the heat.
Address: 苗田自然生态 Nada Natural Farming, Lot 646 & 647, Jalan Kuala Sungai Burung, Balik Pulau, Penang.
Operating Hours: 4PM – 8PM (Fri-Sun)
4. Bukit Genting Hill Leisure Park And Restaurant
Hungry but don’t want to miss out on the pastel-toned colours of the sunset? Then, this might be the place for you. Situated in the Southern part of the island in Bayan Lepas, this is an authentic Thai restaurant that overviews Balik Pulau. But apart from the spectacular views, the food here is praised by many people too. Serving foods like Thai Green Curry, Squid In Lemon Sauce and more, who’s up for this?
Address: Jalan Teluk Kumbar, 11920 Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang
Operating Hours: 11:30AM – 10:30PM (Daily)
5. David Brown Restaurant & Tea Terrace
Another cafe that’s tucked in Penang Hill is David Brown. Surrounded by lush greenery and untamed wildflowers, this is a spot for a romantic date. Offering a panoramic view of Penang, you can probably spot every significant landmark we have on the island. As for the food, expect to dine in classic Western fares such as steaks, chops and traditional roasts. Otherwise, enjoy some authentic afternoon tea patisseries while chitchatting with your friends.
Address: MK17, Daerah Barat Daya, Strawberry Hill Bukit Bendera, 11300 Ayer Itam, Pulau Pinang.
Operating Hours: 11AM – 10PM (Daily)
6. Orinea By Farquhar Mansion
Located on the 18th floor of Sunrise Gurney, Orinea by Farquhar Mansion is a fine dining restaurant and bar that features an incredible view of the upcoming Gurney Wharf project. Designed with floor-to-ceiling windows almost all sides around the restaurant, it is the aesthetic desserts here that draw groups of sweet tooths. Best known for its Cappadocia afternoon tea that comes with a hot air balloon shaped 3-tier tray, you won’t regret visiting here.
Address: 68-18-1, Sunrise Gurney, Gurney Dr, 10250 George Town, Penang.
Operating Hours: (Tues-Sun) 2PM – 1AM | 6PM – 1AM (Mon)
7. Ferringhi Garden Restaurant
Last on our list of Penang cafes with breathtaking views is a familiar place to many. Ferringhi Garden is a spot that never loses its charm. Green-centric decorations that revolve around potted plants and blossoming flowers, the place doesn’t lose vibes even after the sunsets. While their attraction lies in the atmosphere and ambiance, it is their extensive menu that draws many returning customers to the garden.
Address: 34, Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Kampung Batu Feringgi, 11100 Batu Ferringhi, Pulau Pinang.
Operating Hours: 5PM – 12AM (Daily)
Which Cafe Will You Go First?
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