The Safe Room, is founded and led by restaurateur Syed Aidid. His inspiration comes from modernist cuisine experts such as Heston Blumenthal, who uses unconventional and state of the art method such as molecular gastronomy into its menu. Syed Aidid believes in making molecular gastronomy affordable to everyone. He is also determined to introduce molecular gastronomy and its science into Malaysian food. His vision has led him to establish THE SAFE ROOM, which is the pioneer of liquid nitrogen in Malaysia. He is also proud in introducing Malaysia's first dragon's breath and nitrogen mocktails and other myriads of liquid nitrogen and molecular based cuisine in the region. 

The Safe Room is strictly halal restaurant that serves some of the highest quality food and drinks in the market and always on the lookout to expand our brand. Currently we have 5 restaurant under our brand and growing.

Syed Matt Aidid, the manager of the Safe Room leads the team of baristas, servers, ice cream artisans, chefs and cleaners and is responsible for the day to day operation of the cafe.

Chef Rafique & Chef Faizal , with decades of experience in fine dining background, leads the team of experienced chefs and kitchen crew, who are behind some of the tastiest and unique gastronomic experience in Penang. 

The experienced team behind the success of the Award Winning Safe Room is without a doubt our pride and joy. We believe in warm and strong relationship, great bonding amongst our team, happiness and satisfaction in carrying our duty as well as proactiveness in serving our clients to the best of our abilities. 



We are always on the look out for great talents to join our growing team! Please write us an email at or give us a call at 0109415868, or walk in at any time for an interview!

Vacancies currently available are as follows:


Assistant Manager

Kitchen Helper

Ice cream Artisans