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“Surprise at the bottom of ice cream!!”
Review of The Sire Museum Restaurant - CLOSED

The Sire Museum Restaurant
Cuisines: International
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Description: 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
Reviewed July 6, 2013

Had a visit around 2.30 PM before their last order for lunch time, only two of us are dining in while most tables are reserved for dinner. Good environment for anniversary celebration. The smoked salmon salad is very tasty, order together with the pizza, chicken nuggets (for kids) and two desserts include creme brulee and crepe suzette. The chicken nuggets are more like maryland chicken but in nuggets style. The chicken pizza is not too dry, but a very small part is overbaked but I think is good overall. If you think you are small eater, do not order the crepe suzette cause I have to take away the chicken nuggets after finished the pizza. The creme brulee texture is quite thick compare to the one in Via Pre but both are good for me. Both creme brulee and crepe suzette are served with a scope of ice cream. You will find the surprise at the bottom of the ice cream which they will put little chen pi slice (if not mistaken). Spend another hour visiting the back of the restaurant which is a museum.

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Thank Yen88
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Reviewed June 30, 2013

Our family had dinner here during our stay in Penang, and we were gladly surprised by the levels of service and the quality of some of the dishes we ordered. The seafood linguine, the teriyaki salmon and the desserts were really good.

The staff were attentive and helpful and they even entertained our 5-month old baby, so we could enjoy dinner. This was a lovely gesture, and much appreciated.

We had guests from Europe and they were not used to some of the local spices and flavours in the Nyonya dishes. But in my opinion the food was very good, but on the expensive side.

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Thank Carlos-Mari
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Reviewed June 25, 2013

This is a restaurant come museum. The museum collection is from one Pg family and very interesting to see how the wealthly lived.
Food, lunch and dinnner served. Better to reserve especially evening.

Thank 636foodie
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Reviewed May 29, 2013

With intention of visiting the museum only, didn't expect the food is equally good as well. The steak is cook the way you want it. The iced blended cappuccino glacier is one of the best that I ever try!

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1  Thank Jennychong
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Reviewed May 27, 2013

Went over to meet up with some friends here. Loved the ambience and the food was nice. Loved the freshly brewed coffee so much. Would come back here just for the coffee. They have a museum at the back and it was fun touring the place after lunch.

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Thank LeonKS
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