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Bali Hai

811 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4149
+1 919-416-0200
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good13%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible25%
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“pork” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Mongolian
811 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4149
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The food was excellent, but the single server could not handle the number of clients, and the other workers didn’t appear to want to assist him. The atmosphere was rather pathetic.

Thank William B
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

After a long break from coming to Bali Hai due to poor customer service, I thought I would try again. After checking their lunch hours on their website (clearly states open for lunch until 2 PM), I arrived at 1:48 to find the buffet completely...More

Thank cheif002
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

If you absolutely can’t make it to Crazy Fire... or Hibachi Grill Buffet.... Or McDonald’s... this is a good option. Price for what you get is not good especially compared to Crazy Fire. Not as many options, spices, flavors, meats, veggies... They make something that...More

Thank rlancemurphy
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I would recommend this restaurant as a nice place to go with groups and for business discussion. Customers come and go and the staff seem to know how to keep the service moving so that anyone can come in for a quick meal or stay...More

Thank cumstead
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Server was rude and a complete @ss. Very passive aggressove. Food was awful. Sauce was tooo salty and they refused to let me try another sauce, I did not want new food .just something to fix the taste.they refused to refund my money or let...More

Thank Catrunfun
Reviewed 15 May 2017

For the record, I will NEVER return to Bali Hai. EVER. Not only does the owner have a STANKY attitude but they now have VERY SHADY business practices. You know that whole one bowl, two bowls bit? Yea, well, they still do that. Sort of....More

Thank Mistie K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I have been eating at Bali Hai for a decade, and I have never had a bad experience! The way it works is you make your own bowl (or bowls) of meat and vegetables, and the cooks grill it for you on a large grill...More

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Mongolian. Choose one bowl or two and a sauce (sweet and sour, spicy, combination), and then take your bowls thru an a la carte "salad bar" where you load up on beef, pork, turkey, and veggies of your liking. Turn your bowl over to the...More

Thank EclecticBull
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The menu is simple, just order 1 or 2 bowls with your sauce preference, protein add-in (chicken, calamari, scallops, etc.), and type of rice. Then, fill your bowls with various vegetables and watch your food cook on the grill. The restaurant is inexpensive and simple,...More

Thank cheif002
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I LOVE spicy hot Chinese food, and here they cook it to your taste, so I can have them pour on the hot oil and it is divine. ALSO, if you ask them to ho;d back on the salt, they do...Perfection!

Thank laura g
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Asian, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4149
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-416-0200
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