Seafood is the main attraction in most restaurants in Langkawi due to its close proximity to the ocean, ensuring that there is always a steady supply of the catch of the day to these eateries. From pocket-friendly prices to a little indulgence, you can find it all in Langkawi.
Langkawi Fish Farm Restaurant
One of the most famous seafood restaurants in Langkawi due to its affordable and fresh seafood where patrons have the pleasure of choosing their prey of choice from the large aquariums in the restaurant. There are two sections in the restaurant, the indoor section where you are faced with charming sea themed décor such as fishing lanterns and pirate ship replicas where else if you choose to sit outdoors, you can enjoy the cool sea breeze on your face as you take in the view of the beautiful Andaman Sea. The grouper steamed Nyonya-style is highly recommended as is the omelette with crabmeat.
Address: 1986, Jalan Pantai Penarak, Mukim Kuah, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 1.00pm to 11.00pm
Contact: +604 966 7988
Ka Kee Lang Seafood Restaurant
Compared to other seafood restaurants along the road, Ka Kee Lang is geared more towards locals rather than tourists. Service is fast and friendly but do come earlier so that there is less waiting time. You can ask the helpful waitresses for food recommendations but do rest assure that the dishes here are tasty and best of all, the price is very reasonable. Although they serve Chinese style seafood dishes, this restaurant is pork-free and there is also a great value-for-money steamboat set for those who craves some hot pot.
Address: 47, Persiaran Mutiara 2, Pusat Dagangan Kelana Mas, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 11.00am to 11.00pm (Daily)
Kapal Layar Restaurant
This restaurant was opened in early 2015 and is distinguishable by its rooftop decoration of an impressive ship replica, hence the name Kapal Layar which translates to Sailboat. Facing the beach of Pantai Kok, choose to sit in the al-fresco section which looks out into the turquoise seas. One of its attractions is the wide selection of fresh seafood that comes in generous portions. Do make a point to try the fried squid in egg yolk and butter prawns.
Address: 2187, Telok Nibong, Jalan Pantai Kok, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 11.00am to 3.00pm & 5.00pm to 10.30pm (Daily)
Contact: +6012-495 1449
Shin Mi Seafood Village
Hidden away in a quiet little fishing village in Pantai Kok, Shin Mi has free shuttle services from Sheraton Langkawi Beach Resort and The Danna Langkawi for those who wish to dine at the restaurant. Offering a vast variety of fresh seafood prepared in Chinese and Thai style, customers leave the restaurant with sated appetites. Perfect for casual, relaxed meals, signature dishes include steamed flower lobster and black pepper crab.
Address: No. 70, Kampung Ara, Kuala Teriang, Kedah, 07000 Pulau Langkawi, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 2.00pm to 11.30pm (Daily)
Contact: +604-955 1431, +6012-476 5653
Teo Seafood Restaurant
Teo Seafood Restaurant is reputed to serve some of the freshest seafood in Langkawi. A modest, no frills, open air place, you can expect great food served in huge portions but with inexpensive prices. A huge hit with the ethnic Chinese and tourists, business is booming for this humble restaurant. Must-try dishes when you visit this place are the crispy duck, garlic roast pork, butter prawns, and stuffed you tiao which is unlike any other Chinese crullers you have tasted.
Address: 30, Pusat Dagangan Kelana Mas Kuah 07000 Langkawi, Kedah., Kuah, Langkawi, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 12.00pm to 3.00pm, 6.30pm to 12.00am (Daily)
Contact: +6012-474 5520
Kuah Town Seafood
Located close to the famous landmark, Dataran Lang, tired visitors can make their way back to this restaurant to fill up their empty stomachs on the appetizing food served here. Notable dishes to try are the Deep Fried Soft Shell Crab, fish steamed in garlic and lime, and prawn omelette. The interior is decorated with nostalgic photos of Langkawi back in the 1950s, while the surroundings are clean and service is warm and hospitable.
Address: Persiaran Dayang 2, 07000, Kedah, Kuah, Langkawi, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 12.00pm to 3.00pm, 6.00pm to 11.00pm
Contact: +6012-470 7687
Rearn Thai Seafood Restaurant
There are any number of seafood restaurants in Langkawi but Rearn Thai stands out for its Thai-style seafood dishes. You can taste the freshness of the seafood which are caught straight from the ocean. Choose your pick of seafood from the aquariums of live aquatic animals. Selections are extensive, with helpful service and best of all, the price is affordable.
Address: Lot 173,SPK 394,Jalan Kelibang Mukim Kuah, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 12.00pm to 3.00pm, 6.00pm to 11.00pm (Daily)
Contact: +604-967 2788
Orkid Ria Seafood Restaurant
Orkid Ria is located at a strategic location at Jalan Pantai Cenang, which is the main road of Cenang. Once you step in the restaurant, you will find huge aquariums containing the live seafood at the entrance for you to pick and choose from. The place is always bustling with customers but rest assure that the staff are well able to handle the flow of customers. The seafood that you order can be cooked in almost any style you like, be it Malay, Chinese, or even Thai. Their signature dishes to try are cheese-baked lobsters, chilli crabs, and black pepper tiger prawns.
Address: Lot 1225, Pantai Cenang, Mukim Kedawang, 07100 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Operating Hours: Daily 11.00am to 3.00pm, 6.00pm to 11.00pm
Contact: +604-955 4128
An exclusive dining experience awaits you at the Jala Restaurant in the Andaman, where luxurious seafood ingredients are used to produced culinary concoctions that tickle your tastebuds. Inspired by nature, the lush green forest and deep blue sea is your constant dining companion with a soft sandy floor to complete the beachside experience. It is recommended to make a table reservation before dining there. Be prepared for the bill to be more than what you will normally pay in a typical seafood restaurant but keep in mind that this is no ordinary restaurant, and the food served more than makes up for the prices.
Address: The Andaman, A Luxury Collection Resort Langkawi, Jalan Teluk Datai 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 6.00pm to 10.30pm (Tuesdays to Sundays) Closed on Mondays.
Contact: +604-959 1088