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The Ship, Sri Bahari

46 Jalan Seri Bahari, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
604 263 3551
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good33%
  • Average28%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (28 reviews)
“escargot” (2 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, International
$$ - $$$
46 Jalan Seri Bahari, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

the steak is just so nice, love it medium. texture tender. quiet environment. Love escargot. creamy. enjoy it.

Thank Ying Y
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Easily spotted from outside, it has the bow of a wooden ship poking out onto the pavement. The inside the nautical theme continues, just like being inside of a large wooden ship with a lot of nautical artefacts scattered around. The only thing that was...More

1  Thank Antony B
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Don't know why but restaurant was empty, although waiter escorted family with two small kids to sit next to us. After two minuets he did the same with to young ladies and they "landed" just next to us as well. Probably they do it just...More

1  Thank Anya B
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

This has always been one of my favourite restaurants in Penang; however in recent years the service, and quality of the food have somewhat gone off the boil. I'm always one to give restaurants and hotels a second chance, so visiting Penang in January 2017...More

2  Thank ScottJTaipei
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited during new year. Menu was limited. No menu for our little girl. But they provided free bread to her. Nice hospitality. We order lamb chop and beef steak, and asked him to cooked well done, but they served medium well. The atmosphere is nice,...More

2  Thank HANRY_WOO
Reviewed December 16, 2016

If you're around this area and want a good steak and dine in air-con, this is the place to enjoy with your friends.

2  Thank joanadventure
Reviewed November 28, 2016

My students ( with special needs),and myself had a wonderful lunch gathering at the restaurant on 16th October 2016. The food was good,the envirolment nice, the service superb and the staff was friendly and helpful. I would like to specially thank Mr Nicky Sivanathan, the...More

Thank PKGoh
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Nice ambience, interior like being in a ship, staff in ships uniform, one of the oldest and established restaurants in Penang. Last visit was 2 years ago but it seems to have lost some of its mojo since then. Service and food not as good...More

Thank maxclass1
Reviewed October 4, 2016

They have revised their menu & price recently. But food portion and quality not parallel to the price increase. No water was served after 20mins seated. When we highlighted the poor ventilation, the staff eventually turned the standing fan to out table. Dining at a...More

1  Thank Lnee
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Got a recommendation from my hotel in Penang to try this restaurant if I wanted a steak in this area. Was greeted by friendly staff in the casual restaurant seeing and got served a salad and bread immediately after ordering. Food was served promptly and...More

Thank Are V
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Nishallinee G
May 24, 2017|
Response from Antony B | Reviewed this property |
Do not know, we had one evening meal there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Jalan Seri Bahari, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: 604 263 3551
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