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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went up for a drink one of the nights while in Penang. Introduced by a friend to check out the views up there and honestly, it was amazing. The bar is located right beside the pool and offers some superb views of Penang. Very nice...and breezy sitting out though there is indoor seatings as well. Service wise pretty patchy.More

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was me and my Twin sister's 18th birthday. My mother surprised both of us by booking this G hotel rooftop bar. What can I say? Very tasty food, amazing environment, very good atmosphere and service was world class👏👏👏My parents and both me and my...Twin sister really enjoyed. The price is also not too high. This rooftop bar deserves 5 stars. I 💯 recommend this place to everyone.More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 9 March 2024 via mobile

Well if you spend some time in Penang you should check out Gravity and the Sky Deck at the G hotel kelawi We stayed at the hotel and enjoyed evening cocktails that was inclusive with our executive suite room The cocktails between 6pm and 8...pm were truly amazing The food variety was extensive and the drinks were quite varied that you could enjoy The outlook over was relaxing overlooking the infinity pool and the local township A special mention to Jordy who provided exceptional service and a great cocktail makerMore

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 4 February 2024 via mobile

Stunning venue. Very tranquil after a morning shopping. Beautiful venue. Good music sound track. Also served by the exceptional Jordy who was more than helpful. Very charming and professional

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 8 January 2024

My friends and I came here to watch the sunset. The view was great. We were served by Jordy, he was very kind and professional. Highly recommend the bar if you're in the area, as the views are great

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 17 December 2023

Beautiful spot, loved the atmosphere. The staff were wonderful and our server, Jordy, was especially noteworthy. Extremely attentive and welcoming. Will definitely be back. Thank you Gravity and Jordy!

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 8 October 2023

We celebrated our son‘s birthday at Gravity this Saturday, all the arrangements were amazing with delicious and best quality food. The staff was so attentive and reachable. It was an outstanding party, we had the best celebration. Thanks to the staff for keeping up there...good work as they promised 👍More

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 19 July 2023

The service is professional and attentive. The view is awesome. Welcoming and pleasant ambiance infinity rooftop pool is a bonus….::::::::

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 1 May 2022 via mobile

A splendid evening cocktail served with great canopy and free flows of wine and champagne drinks. Cozy and beautiful ambience at the gravity bar with overview of Penang sunset view. Even the spread of lights meals were different compare to before MCO times however everything...was superbly served. Special thanks to the server Tinesh whom very attentive and tactful to cater to our needs and friendly smile that brighten the evening. Another grateful thanks to a special petite lady named Carol, whom never ending smile and cheerfulness helps served us through the night. She was really unstoppable and indescribable attitude and warm welcoming person with great personality. Her service is tip top above 5 stars. If there is any reason to promote her to senior management post it will be her and please keep her as an asset to the hotel. Great deal of asset and treasure to the hospitality of the hotel.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 8 November 2021 via mobile

Unfortunately, this place is closed. We were vacationing at G Hotel Gurney and found out about it from the receptionist.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 24 December 2020

Offering excellent view of the island. Food is reasonably food. A very good place to dine, chill with friends or just solo.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 9 March 2020 via mobile

Drinks were average and nothing too out of the ordinary. But Povan and Ameer were the two people that provided great warm service. They made our visit that much more better with their warmth and hospitality.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 23 January 2020

Wonderful pool with attentive staff. The pool is not very wide but great length for swimming. Nice bar for snakcs and drinks.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 January 2020

We booked in advance and paid a RM 500 minimum spend for a table for NYE. We thought that for this price, we would receive a premium product. We were wrong. Upon entry you are forced to immediately select all drinks for the whole night...and pay everything upfront. I got the impression that they assumed that I would run away without paying. If you’re really that worried just take my credit card details. Paying everything upfront is cheap and unprofessional. All drinks for the whole night came at once- three bottles of wine, which soon got warm. Hilariously these were held in a plastic Carlsberg bucket, like beers. I don’t think they really know how to serve wine. There was no staggering of drinks. It felt like they just wanted to get everything out of the way immediately. One table kept dropping or tipping over drinks because there were too many to fit on the table at once. There was very little drinks selection. No cocktails. We asked for a few soft drinks too and they initially said no to this. They said they could do, for example, a rum and coke, but not just coke. I was gobsmacked. Eventually they relented, and took about half an hour for then to deliver a coke which should be an easy task for a bar. The music was far too loud; the acoustics and sound quality were low. There was little chance for conversation between guests and the mic feedback at times gave me a headache. One of the (far too) many “security” guards kept standing behind me, over my shoulder, for many hours. He didn’t speak any English so ignored my request for him to move. It took a few requests to senior staff for him to actually move away. I’m not sure what their role was. They didn’t take drinks orders or deliver drinks. Overall, it was clear that this was simply a money-making exercise for them to extract all money immediately from guests upon arrival, then not have to worry about drinks quality or customer service. Please don’t book to come event here- spend your hard earned money elsewhere. A very poor job from Gravity Bar.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 29 December 2019

I visited Gravity, the Rooftop bar at G Kelawai Hotel, Penang, on 28th Dec 2019. I was very disappointed in the cocktail drinks quality. So watered down, the Mango Daquiri I ordered was tasteless, no mango taste, just ice n some bitters,it had a good...colour but that was all. The staff were polite and obliging. I requested for my drink to be redone, the bartender was very obliging but unfortunately he thinks a daquiri is only an iceblend cocktail. I had to ask for sugar syrup, to add in so that it was drinkable. A Frozen daquiri is an iceblend cocktail, but a regular daquiri is not. The menu did not say frozen daquiri. The bartender should go and learn the proper cocktail recipes. The ambience and view were spectacular but sadly the music was not. The singers, kept apologising for singing out of tune. Sadly, i will not ever return there and will not recommend anyone to spend money there on drinks there.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Response from dghayfield | Reviewed this property |
Yes but no alcohol
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yahjin76
14 July 2017|
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Response from MariaPetalingJaya | Reviewed this property |
They serve alcohol, but it is pork free from what I know.
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Degendran S
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Response from Holy-ung | Reviewed this property |
The food menu is a bar menu with snacks and small plates, generally western style food. Not sure if I would recommend having a dinner there though.
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Gravity, Rooftop Bar, G Kelawai, Penang is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4