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The Smokehouse Hotel & Restaurant

by the Golf Course | By-The-Golf Course, Tanah Rata 39000, Malaysia
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef wellington” (22 reviews)
“scones” (82 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly
by the Golf Course | By-The-Golf Course, Tanah Rata 39000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Reading the guidebook we were attracted to visit the quaint Smokehouse which doesn't appear to have changed since it was built in 1938. The Devon cream tea was 'perfect' with the best scones I have tasted be they in UK or Malaysia!

Thank Geoff191278
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location and building. Showed up without a booking and were able to eat. Inside is a lovely old home with charming decor and interesting nooks with cool pieces from around the world. The gardens are gorgeous. You order your meal first then walk around...More

Thank Grawburg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Smokehouse Restaurant is simply the best high-end Western dining option in Cameron Highlands. The setting for our dinner (three days before Christmas) was excellent with beautiful gardens to wander through before the sun went down, and Christmas decorations all set up. Service pre-dinner, during...More

Thank ChristopherGee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very photogenic place. Beautiful gardens. Quite a chill out vibe. Indoors is a little dark, but that's what it's suppose to be, I guess. Decorate nicely with lots of Christmas ornaments while the team and I were visiting for lunch and tea. The food...More

Thank Jonny H
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Nice colonial style restaurant that serves good traditional English scones during the afternoon tea. My family makes it a point to visit the Smokehouse to have their scones whenever we are in Cameron Highlands. It’s the best we had so far in Malaysia and Singapore....More

Thank KokThong
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived here just after 6pm after a long walk. We had heard there was good tea and some snacks available so thought it would be a nice destination. We arrived and saw the sign saying tea served all day with homemade jams, marmalades and...More

Thank Freya R
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Great dinner with a special friend. Duck was great, vert well cooked, the chicken lever a bit bland, - a great Chilean red. So what more could one ask for, - we’ll bread is not great, soft and no character- so room for improvement, -...More

Thank Gorm L
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for afternoon tea but it's was not good. First of all, the table was just vacated and instead of using a cloth to wipe the table, the waiter used the menu in his hand to scrape of the crumbs from the table to...More

Thank Joanna O
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch and was very happy with their hospitality..food was very delicious chicken chop was very tender overall worth to come again..

Thank Subramaniam S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My family and I had a delicious dinner at The Smokehouse. Kind of wished we had been staying there as well, as it had a lovely ye olde feel to it and my children liked exploring the garden. We made a reservation, although it was...More

Thank Jane S
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11 May 2017|
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Response from Lydia A | Reviewed this property |
Walk in and the price is about rm30 for a set of 2 scones and a pot of tea
28 April 2017|
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
Alcohol is definitely served here. I am not sure about pork.
11 January 2016|
Response from Puti Mazura M |
It is open all year round.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: by the Golf Course | By-The-Golf Course, Tanah Rata 39000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Pahang  >  Cameron Highlands  >  Tanah Rata
  • Phone Number: 60-5-4911215
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