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David Brown's Restaurant and Tea Terraces

Lot 400 Daerah Bart Daya 17 Mk | Strawberry Hill, Bukit Bendera, Ayer Itam, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
604-828 8337
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
European, British
$$ - $$$
Lot 400 Daerah Bart Daya 17 Mk | Strawberry Hill, Bukit Bendera, Ayer Itam, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

If you go up to Penang Hill it's the only bar and restaurant at the peak with a great view of Georgetown. They have live music and are open till 10pm for guests. Nice spot!

Thank daCoach420
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Just don't do it. It's really tempting to think you'll get a fine meal replete with silver service and the finest of British cuisine but this is about as local as eating at the stalls. yes, the garden is pretty and the view, if you...More

1  Thank KittyReowReow
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We had a nice lunch at David Browns. The restaurant was empty but it was rather late! The staff were attentive without being overbearing and the garden setting really is quite lovely. The view is great. There is also a bar below the restaurant about...More

Thank JamesSingapore2014
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

It was an awesome dinner we had here with siblings. Lucky us it was very windy. Night with the lights on the trees. Very romantic environment for married couples to have their dinner here. The food is great. But a bit pricey :). Well overall...More

Thank Ahmad N
Reviewed September 18, 2016

This is indeed a good place to chill out or wind down watching the sunset while you indulge in al-fresco fine dining with good company or with your loved ones.

Thank Cocoloco2013
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We went to the restaurant first but they only serve lunch meal,we just wanted some drinks so we went to their cafe, it's just a few steps down the majestic old house. Really nice view of Penang bridge and Georgetown. The drinks are standard coffee...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Yes OK,David Brown's hasn't been around for as long as The Bellevue Hotel, but its' sympathy with past design architecture and fine service has positioned it as the top place to be (pun intended) for something different, yet typically Malaysian. Perfect ...

Thank Jon S
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Went here for lunch after the trip to the top of Penang hill, expecting a relaxing meal before the descent. Food was bland, average western fare- fish &chips, shepperds pie, etc. Service took forever - at least 20 min wait for anything. When the bill...More

2  Thank Mark L
Reviewed August 14, 2016

I was shocked to be refused service when I stopped by for a drink. The restaurant was barely half-packed as well. Why? Because the manager said it was lunch hour and insisted a meal be ordered. Nonsense.

Thank Adrian Y
Reviewed August 7, 2016

It was supposed to be a snack & drink stopover but the early evening drizzle turned to full rain so we ended up staying for dinner. Turned out quite well as dinner was very good, the kids enjoyed their food. After the rain, our youngest...More

Thank marznery
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emillycr e
November 5, 2016|
Response from Iris S |
Hi, Emilly. Our restaurant can cater up to 200 pax. For more inquiry, you can visit our website & email to us. Feel free can visit our Facebook, there are some event pictures there.
May 21, 2016|
Response from ajlaut | Reviewed this property |
No. only good for the view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 400 Daerah Bart Daya 17 Mk | Strawberry Hill, Bukit Bendera, Ayer Itam, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: 604-828 8337
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