Our History


SINCE 1991

Sri Ananda Bahwan was born out of a dream, a passion and a hope of faith in 1991 at Butterworth, Penang. Idea of Mr. Selvaraj, an extraordinary cook who enhanced his skills over the years through the persistent association with his brother Mr. Harikrishnan enabled the first establishment on 3rd October 1991 at No. 2982, Jalan Bagan Luar, Butterworth with a mere capital of RM 6000.

As years goes by, it was incorporated into a private limited company on the 9th March 2001, naming it Sri Ananda Bahwan Group of Companies. Whereby, it proudly owns 13 restaurants throughout Southeast Malaysia and runs a successful catering and sweets business. Besides that, Sri Ananda Bahwan has also ventured into retail and boutique business despite the food business.


With a rich experience of more than 25 years in the field of hospitality and catering, we offer a well-organized, reliable and first-class restaurant also catering services. All our foods are prepare using the freshest and premium ingredients utilizing traditional North and South Indian, Malay, Chinese, Western and as well as Middle Eastern cooking methods providing our customer’s and exceptional eating experience. We present our foods with taste and elegance whilst taking quality and health into consideration, making any event a success. Thus, we have a widespread menu and a range of set menu to choose from.

At the core of our business, it is the grit to provide the best possible dining solution to our darling customer’s. The company vision has always been a long-term goal to accomplish and consistently we are actively seeking to create and maintain a great customer base for business. Therefore, we understand that the value of satisfied clients and radiant endorsements is infinite and cannot be bought.



Our vision is to be the best cuisine restaurant with outstanding quality, service, cleanliness and value by providing delicious, seasonal food and fun atmosphere.


To delight our customers all the time and every time by providing professional, competitive, innovative and probative quality services.

Company Motto

“We add spice to your life” – Sri Ananda Bahwan spices up your day with mouth-watering dishes prepared by chefs with quality and hygiene ingredients.