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Bali Hai Seafood Market

Bali Hai Seafood Market 90 Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
+60 4-228 8272
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (37 reviews)
“lobster” (24 reviews)
“live seafood” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
Bali Hai Seafood Market 90 Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday

After exploring the net on where to eat seafood in Penang everything was pointet at Bali Hai. Even though the price i at the high end but the food is fresh still swimming around, the service very nice and quick. we had an pleasant visit...More

Thank Livelife80
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visitors are always impressed with the setting and the variety of food The staffs are friendly and very helpful. Chilli crabs are a must. Goes well with the fried mantou Steam jade fish is nice Salt and pepper many is prawn, though a bit pricey...More

Thank JoTong888
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are a foreigner, you might not find it very expensive. For European standards, this place is pretty much okay in terms of price but later during my trip I learnt that this was the most expensive place where I have been during full...More

Thank WaqasMumtaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good selection of frozen and live seafood. Expensive thought!! Very expensive !! Staff are great and attentive. However, the food was prepared sub standard. If it's fried and coated in flour and salted eggs.. it look great but any thing steamed or grilled was cooked...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very popular open air seafood restaurant in Penang. All seafood is on display in large fish tanks which adds to the experience. The best is to dine in a group and get a selection of dishes. Prices are very reasonable and staff helpful. This...More

Thank Beahive
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is pretty good, the food when you had breakfast is a lot like dim sum, noodle like cha kwe tiau, bee hun and something like this. At night the provide seafood with a lot of typical place of seafood, and of course with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Penang for 3 nights, tried the Gurney drive hawkers food once for dinner then ate dinner at Bali Hai for our remaining 2 night stay. The food was great, attentive staff with a good happy ambiance place.

Thank Carlalacra
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The seafood served at the restaurant was great! Though abit pricely but it was fresh and tasty. They offered different types of cooking style for the seafood chosen. The staffs were attentative and the place was clean.

Thank keowkeowheng
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Most Penangites share the same opinion - Bali Hai Seafood is expensive but it offers the widest selection of seafood in town. This week we brought some customers to Bali Hai Seafood. We ordered Australian Lobsters sashimi followed later by Lobster Porridge (excellent), Steamed Prawns...More

1  Thank cclye
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Our daughter visited from Australia and wanted to have Yum Cha so we trotted to Bai Hai Seafood Market as we have been there before and thought it would be lovely to bring our daughter there not only for the cuisine but for the ambience...More

Thank letchemi
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Mandy L
19 November 2016|
Response from lwluen | Reviewed this property |
It's definitely not halal.. The dim sum they serve in the morning contains pork.. At night, I am not sure they have pork in their menu, but definitely no halal certificate provided..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bali Hai Seafood Market 90 Persiaran Gurney, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island
  • Phone Number: +60 4-228 8272
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