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The Sire Museum Restaurant - CLOSED

4 King Street, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
22 Jan 2015
“Worth checking out”
1 Jan 2015
“Amazing treats”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
4 King Street, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Do pay this museum plus restaurant a visit if you like both good food and classic feel of the old colonial mansion with its historical treats.

Thank JasmineLaila
Reviewed 1 January 2015

For any visitors who appreciate the historical and architectural treasure of Georgetown, look no further than The Site is a unique restaurant and museum which serves excellent western food. The all time favourite lamb rack is highly recommended.

3  Thank Nathasha K
Reviewed 5 December 2014

The place is a delight to visit. the is good serving Asian and western fusion. The ambiance is very pleasant. The restaurant is actually a businessman's of the 1800's town house. There are some articles of historic value (antique) which is for viewing. The quality...More

2  Thank puspanathan
Reviewed 28 April 2014

This was the second time that we were there and once again, it was closed. Its opening hours are noon to 3 pm and 6 pm onwards for dinner. However, the staff was nice enough to allow us to have drinks which we desperately need...More

Thank jtravels70
Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

As part of Georgetown's UNESCO status, here is a beautifully restored Chinese heritage home. - do visit upstairs to see the formal dining room with ancestral altar and courtyard festooned with tropical plants. The dinner is however not heritage or Chinese but Western - beef...More

Thank comfy2
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Really lovely restaurant, which is hard to find in Georgetown, as most are too unhygienic to even consider walking in, unless you have a death wish. Food of a very high standard, friendly unobtrusive service, great ambience, deserts are beautifully presented. You must try this...More

Thank Leura
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Food is ridiculously overpriced while the food quality is nothing to brag. Had the worst mushroom soup here, worst than a canned soup. Tenderloin was good. Ambiance was the only thing worth paying for here.

1  Thank willyyilly
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Fine dining without being too expensive. Eaten here at least a dozen times and never had anything but good food. My wife and I will go here by ourselves or we will take our Western Visitors here who are nervous or anxious about dirty noisy...More

Thank justnotcricket001
Reviewed 12 November 2013 via mobile

The building is beautiful and the food is quite expensive so you would expect it to be quite tasty but it is not. It is very nicely presented but tastes very bland. We left feeling we could have gotten better food for a cheaper price...More

2  Thank Oneironaught
Reviewed 4 September 2013

From the outside, the restaurant's exterior facade does not look like much. Inside however, the restaurant boast of gorgeous interior that blends modem chic with old school charm without loosing its core Penang heritage. The service was good, though the foreign waiter's accent was a...More

Thank alan_klangboy
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  • Address: 4 King Street, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
The Sire Museum Restaurant is situated within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Georgetown. We serve contemporary western cuisine and a few local favorites. The museum at the back portion of the building features the story of a philanthropist, Yeap Chor Ee.More info/photos available on Facebook
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