Suffolk House was built on a vast pepper estate owned by Captain Francis Light (1740-
Over the years, the house was altered many times, evolving from a colonnaded Anglo-
Old paintings show that the garden was like an English park. A list of the plants that originally grew here was discovered some years ago and these are being replanted. They were all plants native to Penang so form a priceless record of the islands botanical heritage.
Suffolk House Restaurant has it’s own culinary and service merits being consistently one of Tatler’s Best Restaurants, but it is also an integral part of Suffolk House.
Since the early 19th century, Suffolk House has been known for it’s entertaining and social gatherings, and today is no different.
Offering lunch and dinner in the grand ballroom, we also serve our ever-
250 Jalan Air Itam, 10460 Georgetown, Pulau Pinang
Tel: +60 (0)4 228 3930
Afternoon tea: 14h00-18h00