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Suffolk House

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Afternoon Tea Delight

We visited Suffolk House for afternoon tea after my boyfriend stumbled upon it when looking for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
wardsc10
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Sydney, Australia
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Afternoon high tea for two

A pleasant, quiet and relaxing place to be in, to enjoy afternoon high tea for two. The high tea... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
261wus
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Singapore
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Penang Mansion Restaurant Suffolk House is a stunning example of an Anglo-Indian garden house and Malaysia's only surviving Georgian Mansion, originally built in the early 1800s. For decades Suffolk House had a glittering career as the home of...more
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Suffolk House 250 Jalan Air Itam | George Town, Penang Island 10460, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Suffolk House for afternoon tea after my boyfriend stumbled upon it when looking for things to do in Penang. We definitely found a lovely hidden gem, away from all of the hustle and bustle of central Penang. The house itself was absolutely beautiful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 January 2019

This is a good place to push the boat out and have great food and wine in a historic setting. Pity we couldn't arrange a tour of the building. The ground floor is impressive. Wide enough choice of food for all tastes and good wines....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A pleasant, quiet and relaxing place to be in, to enjoy afternoon high tea for two. The high tea set is just nice with fragrant tea, a mix of savouries and sweets to fill our stomach. Their beetroot tart is yummy, love their chicken and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I chose Suffolk House for my husband’s birthday dinner because it was highly recommended by a friend. There were other options but the Suffolk House restaurant was also the most comprehensive to book online and the one with the best information about the menu when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank roseofengland88
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

SUFFOLK HOUSE - An Anglo-Indian mansion restaurant with tasteful interior decoration & garden setting! Little did I expect to experience this perfect & picturesque ambience in Penang island. We ordered their Afternoon Tea & let me say, this was the BEST Afternoon Tea I ever...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank diveaaa
penangnative, Manager at Suffolk House, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much diveaaa for your 5 star review. We are most happy to know that you enjoyed the entire Suffolk House experience. It was a pleasure serving you and we look forward to serving you again in the near future. Thank you once...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Just love the building. Unfortunately due to time restraint, did not try the restaurant but the ambiance look good. Worth a visit just for the building.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KCChye
penangnative, Manager at Suffolk House, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you KCChye for your positive review. We are glad to know that you liked what you saw. We hope to welcome you back for a meal sometime soon. Once again thank you for stopping by.

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Unexpectedly tucked away just outside the centre of Georgetown, Suffolk house has been beautifully restored and before we had dinner we looked around and read about the restoration. I’d wanted to visit as I live not far from where Francis Light was born, in Suffolk....More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Annypurple
penangnative, Manager at Suffolk House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you Annypurple for your positive review. It was a pleasure serving you and we are most glad to know that all of you enjoyed the Suffolk House experience from the ambience and the building to the food and the service. We are sorry that...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

This place is worth visiting just for the building! BUT WAIT, the food is really excellent...what a wonderful experience. Our group of 60 loved this place. I had the NZ Lamb and it was perfect. Add to that a nice wine list and we had...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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penangnative, Manager at Suffolk House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you very much Sheamus0104 for your 5 star review. It is indeed an honour for us that your group has returned several times. It was our pleasure serving you and we are most happy to know that we have met your expectations each time....More

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Saturday noon high tea at this mansion located at a secluded land. A wedding preparation and photography sessions were in session. The scones and cakes are dry. Nice ambience. Improve on food quality and service, this place can do well in no time.

Date of experience: February 2018
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penangnative, Manager at Suffolk House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you MAKANRANGERS for your review.

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Suffolk house is a beautiful British colonial mansion situated just outside Georgetown. It was amazingly restored nearly 10 years ago thankfully. I went for lunch and the food was excellent and very reasonably priced. As I was the only one in the restaurant, the staff...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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penangnative, Manager at Suffolk House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you very much npatz80 for the 5 star review. It was our pleasure serving you and we are most happy to know that you appreciated everything about Suffolk House from the restoration efforts to the service and food quality. Indeed we are very well...More

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