We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bali Hai

Asian,
811 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4149
+1 919-416-0200
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Mongolian
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
811 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4149
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Tucked away in the lower level of the building, this restaurant is a gem! While the décor might leave a little something to be desired, the food is awesome. You pile as much food as you think you will eat into your bowls then they...More

1  Thank Brock K
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a great inexpensive place to grab a bite. It's Mongolian style where you add to your bowl what you want from meats and vegetables and any extra add-ons. It's cooked to your specification. Try it, you won't be disappointed.

Thank ncskierguy
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Ok so this was my first time trying Mongolian barbecue. Our friends had to explain how to order, prepare the bowls (you'll definitely need two if you are hungry), and figure out the sauce. I tried the combination sauce level 5. I'll do 6 next...More

Thank NCFambly
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Elmo's Diner
685 reviews
.10 km away
Burger Bach
174 reviews
.19 km away
JuJu
185 reviews
.16 km away
Vin Rouge
352 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
1,722 reviews
1.59 km away
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
197 reviews
1.50 km away
Northgate Mall
12 reviews
1.38 km away
Bull City Escape
85 reviews
.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bali Hai staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Mongolian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing