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Golden Thai Restaurant

69-A Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good25%
  • Average29%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible19%
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“live seafood” (21 reviews)
“sea creatures” (8 reviews)
“great seafood” (11 reviews)
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69-A Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the dishes are cooked in Chinese style, which is different from Thai (according to the name) so it was unsatisfactory according to our expectations. The environment is very nice and extremely good looking. Also the performance on stage is nice and entertaining but...More

Thank tizianashanghai
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had drinks here - a little more pricy but worth it for the gorgeous surroundings. The service was excellent.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here as recommended by the hotel, good for the experience of picking your own fish from the tanks but ridiculously over priced $30AUD for 1 king prawn, lobster, crab all three times the price we could get at home. We ordered some oysters-never seen...More

Thank elizakay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two doors down from the Holiday Inn a very large Thai building tanks of fish and prawns lobsters as you enter , how fresh is that. We were shown to a table right down by the beach, we had a fab dinner chrispy chicken deep...More

Thank pip207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Malay food! You must try the fresh fish!! The kids were safe to play on the beach while we finished our drinks as were sat right at the back. This restaurant is huge! Would love to have been there when they had the live...More

Thank Katrina P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After traveling through Indonesia and Malaysia for two months and eating in all types of places this was buy far the worst( and the most expensive too) Service was rude, lazy and verging on aggressive. Menus tossed on table, rude stares, plates dropped half spilling...More

Thank Foodguruwa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant for early dinner since we were bringing 2 babies who wouldn’t be able to last any late night.We specifically ordered large prawns,steamed sea bass,fried calamaris ,tofu,spinach and avoided the expensive crabs,lobsters etc.The family enjoyed the dinner and was satisfied with the service,cleanliness...More

Thank Ariffin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the concierge at our hotel recommended the Golden Thai as a good place to dine at Batu Ferringhi. interesting 15 minutes walk through the night market. having walked through numerous fish and sea tanks, we were shown to our table by the edge of the...More

Thank myworld52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dingy. Surly staff in sleepwalking mode. Food horrible. Very overpriced. I should have listened to the alarm bells - taxes not included in prices. 80% of items on menu "market price". Really expect one to being that live lobsters come from Australia? Fresh turbot from...More

Thank No_BS_svp
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is located in Batu Ferringhi area and very big. Ambience is quite nice due to its beach location. Foods quality however, is only average even for dishes such as Fried prawn with salted egg and Sambal Kangkong, which taste rather bland & plain....More

Thank Patric01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69-A Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  Batu Ferringhi
  • Phone Number: 6048811362
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