Beachside towns are famous for serving up the freshest catch of the day from the salty depths of the ocean and Port Dickson is no exception. Whether you prefer the traditional Chinese style seafood, Malay ‘Ikan Bakar’ or just want to try something different, Port Dickson has it all. Try out these 5 seafood restaurants that are highly recommended.
Kim’s Seafood Palace
If you wanted to dine on fresh seafood whilst gazing out into the deep blue sea, then this is the right place for you. A family-friendly place on PD Waterfront, you have the choice of sitting in an air-conditioned room or outside with the sea breeze. As this restaurant is rather popular, come prepared to wait a little longer for your tasty dishes to arrive as service tends to be a bit slow during peak hours.
Address: No. 26, Persiaran Waterfront, 71000, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
Contact: +606-646 2828
Opening Hours: 11.00 am to 3.00pm, 6.00pm to 11.00pm (Monday to Sunday)
Gim Men Teppanyaki
Expect the unexpected when you dine at this restaurant. They serve fresh and tasty seafood cooked in a different style from other typical seafood restaurants. Their signature stuffed crabs and 3 flavour fish is a must-try whenever you visit this place. Prices are surprisingly affordable for such fresh seafood.
Address: No.103, Kampung Arab, 71000 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.
Opening Hours: 11.00am to 2.30pm, 5pm to 10.30pm, (Thursday to Sunday only)
Weng Yin Seafood Village
Located conspicuously along Jalan Pantai, you can spot it immediately when driving along the main road. This restaurant offers you the choice of sitting in the air-conditioned section or in the open-air section. Famed for their crabs, other varieties of seafood include but is not limited to clams, mussles, squid, fish and prawns.
Address: KM15.5, (Batu 10), Jalan Pantai, 71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.
Contact: +601-26291178, +601-26281660, +606-6627559
Opening Hours: 10.00am to 2.00pm, 6.00pm to 11.00pm (Monday to Friday), 10.00am to 4.00pm, 6.00pm to 1.00am (Saturday to Sunday)
Yuan Xiang Seafood Restaurant
This seems to be your typical Chinese seafood restaurant until you order its signature Hot Pot Seafood dish. A crowd favourite, supplement this dish with the other kinds of appetizing food available. The Hot Pot Seafood comes in a big pot, almost like a steamboat where various types of mouthwatering seafood are submerged in the soup. Inside the pot, you can find thick meehoon swimming in the soup. Slurp up the soup and its yummy ingredients while it’s still piping hot for an unforgettable meal. This restaurant is located in front of Wan Loong Temple or as locals call it, Hoon Leong Temple.
Address: Batu Enam Hoon Leong Temple, Jalan Pantai, Teluk Kemang Sirusa, Teluk Kemang,71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
Contact: +60 6 662 1032
Opening Hours: 12.00am to 3.00pm, 6.00pm to 10.00pm (Monday to Sunday)
Restoran Seri Mesra Ikan Bakar & Seafood
A restaurant serving Malay style dishes, do make a point to order the famous grilled fish which is one of their signature dishes. If not, you can choose your favourite type of seafood available there and request for the preferred way of cooking. At peak hours, the restaurant is inclined to be congested but the service is fast. It will cost you more to dine at this restaurant compared to normal Malay stalls so do be prepared to pay a little more.
Address: No 3 & 4, Jalan Pantai, Teluk Kemang Square, 71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
Contact: +60 6-662 5503
Opening Hours: 11.00am to 12.00am (Monday to Sunday)