Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Lake Gardens, Brickfields & Bangsar

Southern Rock Seafood

The fishmonger to some of KL's top restaurants has opened its own operation and it's a corker. The fish and seafood – in particular the wide range of oysters – is top quality, simply prepared to allow the flavours t…
Top Choice Seafood in Kuantan

Ana Ikan Bakar Petai

If it’s authentic you’re after, look no further than this huge open-air seafood restaurant across the river on the island of Tanjong Lumpur. On any given evening Malaysian families flock here to feast on a plethora …
Top Choice Seafood in Perak

Luen Fong Restaurant

This Chinese place in the small town of Tanjong Tualang serves impeccably steamed fish, freshwater prawns sizzled in garlic and ginger, and a host of other seafood treats. A feast at Luen Fong well worth incorporati…
Top Choice Seafood in Kota Kinabalu

Alu-Alu Kitchen

Drab on the outside, perhaps, but this restaurant wears its stripes in the tastiness of its food, and the fact it gets its seafood from sustainable sources – no shark-fin soup here. Alu-Alu excels in taking the Chin…
Top Choice Seafood in Kuching

Top Spot Food Court

A perennial favourite among local foodies, this neon-lit courtyard and its half-a-dozen humming seafooderies sits, rather improbably, on the roof of a concrete parking garage – look for the giant backlit lobster sig…
Seafood in George Town

Ocean Green

There's a menu at this waterfront seafood smorgasbord, but talk to your server about what's fresh. The dining hall is invariably packed – if it's too busy or hot, ask about the air-con rooms in the adjacent Paramoun…
Seafood in George Town

Bali Hai Seafood Market

A massive, always-packed seafood joint with big round tables inside and a few thatched huts outside, across from the waterfront promenade. The restaurant's motto is 'if it swims, we have it' – and they do, in a mind…
Seafood in Pulau Aman

Terapung Pulau Aman

You'll spot this 'floating' restaurant a short walk south from where the ferry docks on Pulau Aman. Good value dishes – both noodles and rice based – and jugs of refreshing drinks are on offer here, or you can choos…
Seafood in Southeast Penang Island

Hai Boey Seafood

Right on the beach at Teluk Kumbar, this is one of Penang's most famous destinations for seafood. Choose what you'd like to eat from the tanks at the entrance. It's best to reserve a table on weekends or holidays wh…
Seafood in Lake Gardens, Brickfields & Bangsar

Shucked

This swish oyster and seafood bar sells high-quality imported shellfish, salmon, trout and haddock. Come for oyster happy hour from 3pm to 6pm when it's buy three oysters, get three free.