This was our family first visit to Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant located on Jalan Burma, Penang. Though opened recently, this restaurant is quite popular and usually crowded with diners.

Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant has a wide spread menu ranging from pork, chicken to seafood. The place has a large dinning area, air-conditioned in the front and  non air-conditioned at the rear of the restaurant.

Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant

Steamed fish to get the appetite rumbling!

The favorable dish for the night was the house specialty, Bangkok Chicken RM10. The meat was tender and deliciously coated with a thick marvelous sauce of lemongrass, tumeric and ginger torch flower. Simply scrumptious!

Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant

After the delicious spread of chicken, came the vegetable dish. The French beans was stir fired with prawns and sambal RM10 with a crispy bite and a pungent chili flavor.

Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant

Spring rolls RM11 with fillings of mangkuang, mushroom and carrot was served to go with the dipping sauce. The rolls have a light taste and is less enjoyable as the skin is not that crispy.

Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant

The arrival of the Steamed fish with Chai Por RM46 had everyone asking for additional rice. The delicate flavor of the soy sauce was enhanced with the slightly sweet chai por. The fish itself was very fresh and was steamed just right!

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We topped off the meal nicely with the Steamed clams & prawns! Many other restaurants offer this dish but the clams are usually smaller in size, however at Coconut Palms the clams that we had were larger in size and is definitely worth the try. Steamed with lemon juice and lots of chopped garlic and chili, the clams were delicious.

Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant

Parking places are plenty in its own surrounding compound and also beside the road next to the Sokka Gakai Association. Click here for the Map Location.

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Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood Restaurant

Rows of tanks containing live seafood

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Coconut Palms Delicious Seafood
188 Jalan Burma
10350 Georgetown
Penang

Tel: 04 227 6686

Business Hour: 11.30am till 2.30pm & 6pm till 11pm (daily)

GPS Coordinates : N05.42720   E100.31661

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14 comments so far

 1 

that fish looking at me with a sad face? huh! lol!

definitely a must try when I am in Penang!

April 8th, 2010 at 11:45 pm
 2 

Another great place to eat out when in Penang!

April 9th, 2010 at 10:06 am
 3 

Yummy-licious seafood…I want!

April 9th, 2010 at 11:23 am
 4 

Oh, you went already… I was wondering what do they have. :)
Thanks for sharing.

April 9th, 2010 at 1:05 pm
 5 

i tried the steamed clam with prawns the other day! really very appetizing! found out that they moved to this new location from batu lanchang/jelutong. i used to eat at that stall when i was younger (no wonder my brother said the bangkok chicken tastes familiar! lol)

April 9th, 2010 at 1:42 pm
 6 

Steamed fish with cai bor will definitely by my choice if I go there.

April 9th, 2010 at 1:43 pm
 7 

OK my favourite dish is Bangkok Chicken!

April 9th, 2010 at 2:44 pm
 8 

the food looks quite nice & prices seem reasonable not too high ! Thai Chickens for RM10 – perfect !

April 9th, 2010 at 11:04 pm
 9 

The steam fish and bangkok chicken looks good. I want to go there and try out dee.

April 9th, 2010 at 11:30 pm
 10 

wooo….seems loads of nice dish there…the chicken, the fish and the prawns….nice

April 14th, 2010 at 9:57 am
kerry
 11 

thx for ur support v can make it more and more better servise

April 28th, 2010 at 4:47 pm
cam
 12 

had dinner last saturday at this place, ordered the steam long tan, stewed pork leg and fried vege. taste left much to be desired and probably rank the worst i ever had, no repeat visit for sure.

May 17th, 2010 at 3:56 pm
Sammy
 13 

Wanted to try out the food at Coconut Palms the other day. A strong moldy smell rushing into our nose when we opened the restaurant’s door. We couldn’t stand it and left the restaurant right away. Owner of the restaurant should upgrade their ventilation system and make sure all table linens are clean.

July 29th, 2010 at 3:21 pm
Kelly
 14 

I heard some reviews about the food so I decided to try out with my family. The food does not meet up to my expectations as I usually have high standards for food. In fact, I still think one of the best Chinese restaurant in Penang is still Starview.

The food is so-so but worst of all is that we are over-charged on the ‘special dessert’. The waitress told us that only for weekends there is a special dessert ‘siukap’, do we want to try. It is a jelly like substance served boiled in a coconut shell.

Luckily we decided to share – so we ordered 4 for a table of 8 pax. Guess what? The dessert cost RM24 each because they boiled ith with ginseng and stuff. Normally siukap costs about Rm5-7 only in other restaurants.

We feel that the waitress should have at least told us the price before recommending it. Imagine a table of 10 pax with 1 dessert each x RM24 = RM240 just for desserts which could be equivalent if not more than the either meal itself.

If you really want to try good Chinese food – think of Starview, CRC, Red Rock, Ocean Green to name a few.

September 4th, 2010 at 1:44 am

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