Seafood may be a main part of your diet. You may simply have a craving for a fresh catch from the sea. Or perhaps you want to treat your family to steamboat.
Rather than going out and attempting to figure out one fish from the other, you can get them delivered to you through these 6 websites.
1. My Fishman
My Fishman works with the local fishing community to deliver over 50 kinds of fishes and shellfish found in Malaysia to your home, some of which are seasonal and not commonly known. The fish is clean, gutted and frozen into individual packs, so it’ll reach to you fresh!
Every box also comes with a surprise: Freshbox 100 is ideal for a family of 3, Freshbox 150 is great for up to 6 pax, while Freshbox 200 can serve up to 10 people.
You can choose your preferred seafood, such as seabass, mackerel pomfret, grouper, flower crab, prawns and sotong. For a round of steamboat, get their steamboat package.
Delivery Coverage: Nationwide
Delivery Time: Between 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Fastest Availability: Wed to Sat each week
Website: My Fishman
2. City Fisherman
City Fisherman collaborates with the local fishermen of Sekinchan to provide city folk with fresh seafood, without going through any middle man.
Sekinchan is no stranger to good seafood in Malaysia, being a popular spot for local tourists. With City Fisherman, you get that village flavour onto your plate, minus the hassle of going all the way. Some of the food products you can get here are wild-caught fishes, sotong, prawns, fish paste and yong tau fu.
Delivery Coverage: Kedah, Penang, Perak, Pahang, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Negeri Sembilan, Melaka and Johor
Delivery Time: Working hours
Fastest Availability: Next day delivery available (Orders made before 3pm will be delivered the next day. Orders made after 3pm will be delivered by the following day).
Website: City Fisherman
3. Fish For It
Fish For It aims to make ocean-fresh seafood accessible. Every day, their fishermen supplies more than 30 types of wild catches off the Straits of Melaka.
Fish For It offers both local and imported seafood, from prawns to fishes, squids, crabs and Yong Tau Fu. They clean and freeze the seafood within sealed vacuum packaging, then deliver your selected choices from dock to door in 48 hours.
Delivery Coverage: Klang Valley mostly but nationwide possible
Delivery Time: Within 48 hours
Fastest Availability: Within 48 hours
Website: Fish for It
4. My Seafood Mart
Pulau Ketam is known for its fresh seafood, and you can enjoy a slice of that without stepping out from your home. With a special fish rearing farm out at sea, My Seafood Mart has made this island their base for over 20 years. They supply seafood to fish sellers and restaurants across Klang Valley.
Some of their ocean catches include dragon tiger grouper, threadfin, golden snapper, pomfret, ikan sembilang, squid, crab, cuttlefish, and prawn.
Delivery Coverage: Klang Valley
Delivery Time: 2:00 PM to 8:00 pm daily
Fastest Availability: Depends on area
Website: My Seafood Mart
5. Bonfisken Seafood Market
If you can’t help but love salmon, there is Bonfisken Seafood Market. Since 1992, they have been importing frozen seafood and supplying them to 5-star hotels and international airlines.
Customers can also purchase them online, and have them sent to their homes, vacuum sealed to ensure that they can keep for up to 5 months. Their salmon is sourced straight from Norway, with popular picks like the smoked salmon (comes in various flavours), cold-smoked salmon, raw fishes, marinated fishes, as well as salmon terrines.
Delivery Coverage: Klang Valley
Delivery Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Mon – Fri
Fastest Availability: Within 2 working days from order submission (Order by 3pm on weekdays, or 1pm on weekends)
Note: RM50 for orders below RM300. Free delivery for orders above RM300.
Website: Bonfisken Seafood Market
6. Mutiara Bersatu Barang Dapur Basah Delivery
Mainly based in Penang, Mutiara Bersatu Barang Dapur Basah Delivery shares their daily catches and the prices on their Facebook page. There isn’t a set list so it is as if you are shopping at the wet market – it depends on what the fishermen have caught that day.
Among the local fishes they supply are pomfret (bawal), barramudi (siakap), sardine, torpedo scad (cencaru), blackfin scad (pelata) and more. Apart from seafood, you can also get other wet market groceries like chicken, beef, mutton, and vegetables.
Delivery Coverage: Penang except Balik Pulau, Teluk Bahang and Batu Feringghi
Delivery Time: After 6:00 PM
Fastest Availability: After 6:00 PM
Note: RM3 delivery
Website: Mutiara Bersatu
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