by Niola Justin Wondering where all the hype is in Kota Kinabalu? Head over to The Waterfront to enjoy the city’s food and happy hour sensation! Waterfront, the heartbeat of the city, is filled with dining and entertainment that has been attracting the tourists and the locals over these past years. There are plenty of food outlets to choose from, ...Read More »
The Sabah Food Awards 2016 ceremony and awards presentation was held at the Azure Pool Bar & Caf...
Nasi lemak mean”fat rice” is a fragrant rice dish cooked in coconut milk and pandan leav...
Kota Kinabalu City food trail, our improved version of Kota Kinabalu City food map using poll result...
Waffle can be breakfast, lunch or dinner. They can be sweet, topped with maple syrup and fresh fruit...
How familiar are you with coffee lingo in a local coffee shop? There are many types of coffee you ca...
Kota Kinabalu is the capital city of Sabah located on the west coast of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, better...
With the launching of Smile Thai Airways from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok, a trip to Bangkok take only 3 hours. Bangkok is famous for its shopping and foods and the best way to shop around s visiting the open market around the city. Bangkok is famous for its Chatuchak weekend market but it’s too crowded and hot especially in the ...Read More »
If you are a cafe lover, a visit to The Commons is a must when in Bangkok. The Commons is located at Soi Thong Lor 17 . This pet friendly mall that hosts a total of 28 restaurants, cafes and shops. Getting there: The Commons is located about 2 Kms from Thong Lo BTS station. If you want to avoid the ...Read More »
by Cassey Ashley Sua Yee Fung is top of the list when it comes to Laksa in Kota Kinabalu. But no one likes competing against tourists for an empty table, especially on an empty stomach. Better known for their Kolo Mee, Kedai Kopi Kai Shun may be your new favourite spot for Laksa. The reason why this Laksa is worth ...Read More »
THAI Smile will on March 26 start operating regular flights to Kota Kinabalu, capital of Malaysia’s Sabah state, the fourth ASEAN destination to be flown by THAI Smile. The flight from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu will take 3 hours 20 minutes. Thai Smile Airways operate from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi and with the launched of BKK – BKI route, Kota Kinabalu citizens ...Read More »
After spending few days in Bangkok. We spent the last day of our trip at Hilton Bangkok. The Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok hotel is ideally located on Soi 24 in Bangkok’s trendy Sukhumvit district. The hotel is only 5 minutes walk from Phrom Phong BTS station, Emporium and The EmQuartier shopping malls. Check in As we entered the hotel, it felt so welcoming ...Read More »
Hilton Kota Kinabalu announced the grand launching of 305-room hotel located in the center of Sabah’s capital city on 18th March 2017. An urban melting pot of Southeast Asian culture, Kota Kinabalu has emerged as a growing resort destination for local and international travelers alike due to its unparalleled access to Borneo’s pristine beaches, rugged mountain ranges and incredible biodiversity. Hilton ...Read More »
Located in the heart of Sukhumvit, Well Hotel Bangkok is within a walking distance from the BTS Skytrain, the MRT subway, The Emporium shopping mall, The EmQuartier and Terminal 21. The hotel is very well-connected as it provides easy access to different areas in Bangkok, Central Embassy Shopping Centre, MBK, Siam Paragon, Silom and Sathorn business districts. CELEB-RATE to celebrate ...Read More »
Writer: Niola Vianni Justin Out of idea on where to eat in Kota Kinabalu city? Don’t worry! Plaza Shell, the new landmark in the heart of the city; has got you all covered! Ranging from Asian cuisine, western cuisine and fascinatingly, our local Sabah cuisine too! Pregio by Barista Caffé At the ground floor, Pregio by Barista Caffé will lure you ...Read More »
Located in the middle of Bangkok’s Sukhumvit area, Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok offer a new kind of comfort as well as approachable style and fun. Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok is only 5-minute walk from the Asok BTS station and Sukhumvit MRT station. Terminal 21 shopping mall is also 5 minutes walk away which make it an ideal place to ...Read More »
Writer: Dillon Jordan Tann Have you ever encountered problems like where to have your breakfast/lunch especially tea break? Well if you do, you came to the right spot! You got to admit that we Sabahans are very fussy when it comes to the matter related to “FOOD” especially when you are STARVING! I’ve been roaming around KK city searching for ...Read More »
Located on the ground floor, besides the lobby of Stripes KL, the latest Autograph Selection Hotel is Brasserie 25, a charming French restaurant with red bricks arcade, mid-century copper sputnik chandeliers, dark wooden floor with a matching open kitchen and furniture. The natural lighting brightens up the beautiful interior and creating a comfortable ambiance for the diners. le goûter Instead of the ...Read More »
Stripes KL is a brand new hotel under the autograph selection and Stripes KL is the 2nd Hotel in Malaysia under the autograph selection after Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Stripes KL located at Jalan Kamunting, right at the heart of Kuala Lumpur. The neighborhood of Jalan Kamunting includes the reincarnation of The Row, formally known as the Asian Heritage Row. Twenty-two 1940s ...Read More »
All new Cafe Tatu @ Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa open its door to guest after 7.7 million makeovers featuring a contemporary design with open kitchen concept. The new Cafe Tatu can accommodate 468 guests at one time with part of the cafe open into the garden. To celebrate the reopening of Cafe Tatu, they are currently running 2 promotion. ...Read More »
invited review Lucy’s Kitchen, Sabah’s local brand open their 4th branch at Kinabalu Golf Club. Lucy’s Kitchen is popular amongst the locals and they recently voted as the most popular Malaysia Restaurant at Sabah Food Awards 2016. After Their first branch at Marketplace 88, they successfully open their branched at Metro Town and Imago Mall. The opening of their 4th ...Read More »
Kota Kinabalu has some of the most unforgettable views. Its ‘golden hour’ is an equivalent to a dramatic postcard picture and there are many locations in Kota Kinabalu that put up an impressive light show. Enjoy sunset while having a glass of cocktails or a delicious meal is definitely one of the unbeatable experience when in Kota Kinabalu. Check out ...Read More »
Another new cafe opens their door at Jalan Dewan offering coffee and all day dining. According to the owner, The Workshop Kota Kinabalu offers Puro coffee which funds the WLT (World Land Trust). WLT has preserved more than 12000 football fields of rainforest including here in Sabah. The beans are sourced from the south American Arabica beans and African Robusta Beans ensuring ...Read More »
Sea Monster, a local born brand name have their grand opening on 18 February 2017 at Segama Komplex. Sea Monster Restaurant soft launched on 12 December 2016 bringing in a fusion of Asian and western seafood together all in one place. Sea Monster restaurant is inspired by a sailing ship, which is anchored in Sabah, because of its great seafood. They ...Read More »
Invited review by San Da Gen Kopitiam Visitors to Sandakan usually avoid staying at the town area because they complain that it’s hard to find local Sandakan foods at the town area while commercial area at Mile 4 and the new IJM area offers lots of option especially come to food. For us, we like the town area because of its ...Read More »
With the mushrooming of Cafes every in Kuala Lumpur. It’s hard to know which cafes worth visiting . One cafe which grab our attention through Instagram is Chocha Foodstore @Petaling Street. Chocha Foodstore is certainly one of the most Instagrammable Cafe. We didn’t notice the entrance to Chocha foodstore as there are no signboards. We only able to find the location ...Read More »
Hilton Kota Kinabalu recently opens their door to the public. This 12 story luxury property offering a total of 305 rooms and suites, all day dining, event ballroom and complete facilities for business and leisure travelers. One thing we are really interested in is the dining offerings at Hilton Kota Kinabalu. There are currently 3 dining options at Hilton Kota Kinabalu, ...Read More »
After leaving Kuala Lumpur for few year, one of the food I crave for is the KL pork balls noodle or better known as 三间庄猪肉丸粉. One of the popular place for pork balls noodle is at Restrain Win Heng Seng along Jalan Imbi. This uncle have been selling these delicious pork balls noodle for over 25 years! Restoran Win Heng Seng ...Read More »
Leading cooking school from Japan, ABC cooking school open their first outlets in Malaysia on 9th December 2016. ABC cooking studio has over 135 studios in Japan and 16 studios in major cities in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore and Thailand. ABC Cooking Studio started its business in a one-floor building in Shizuoka, Japan since 1985 with the constant concept of ...Read More »
Nando’s celebrate the new year with a sweet zest of life by introducing a new Peri-Peri flavor for Nando’s meal. The new Mango & Lime flavor stays true to its Afro-Portuguese roots and brings a new dimension to its range of Peri Peri Flavours. Sabaheats were invited to the launching of Mango & Lime Peri Peri in Sabah at Nando’s ...Read More »
Looking for restaurants to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your love one? Let us guide you to some of Valentine’s Day dinner prepared by restaurants around Kota Kinabalu. Dreamtel Valentine’s Day 4-course dinner at Rm150 nett per couple. Contact : 088-240333 ext.2 for reservation Horizon Hotel 4 course dinner at RM188 nett Contact: 088 518000 ext 2508 for reservatiojn Narada Hotel ...Read More »
Balin Rooftop, one of the coolest place to be in Sandakan offers Chinese New Year Inspired HiTea. The special HITEA is available from 21st Jan till 5th Feb 2017. Special dining menu also available during Chinese New year offering Chinese New Year Brunch specials and Springtime specials Balin Rooftop open everyday during Chinese New Year. Limited space available. Do make a reservation at 089 272 ...Read More »
Chinese Pork Jerky is one of the must have during Chinese New Year. Making a pork jerky is easy and cost effective. You also didn’t need to worry about the freshness of the meat used and ingredients. I prefer to cook the pork jerky over a charcoal grill as the texture is more crispy. Subscribe to Sabaheats youtube http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=sabaheats for more videos ...Read More »
As Malaysian, We love our kueh/kuih. There are over hundred types of kuehs out there. How well do you know your kueh and do you know the name of your favourite kueh? Thanks to Bits & Bites for providing us with the kuehs and information. Enjoy your favourite kueh! Kuih Suji Steamed kuih, comes in a yellow colored bottom made of ...Read More »
Tutti Frutti ‘Lou Sang’ to a Vibrant New Year At ‘Huat A BiG Rooster’ in Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Time to raise your chopsticks in unison and stir up some blessings of prosperity, wealth and good health as we usher in the feisty spirit of the Fire Rooster. A Chinese New Year must-have ritual of tossing the ‘Yee Sang’ – the higher one tosses, the higher the growth in ‘fortune’. The Hotel Team did just that by tossing a ...Read More »
Bid farewell to the year of the monkey and welcome the auspicious year of the fire rooster. The active and energetic rooster combined with the element of fire brings a fruitful and prosperous year. May the year of the fire rooster bring wealth, success and longevity to you and your loved ones! It is time to bring families together and ...Read More »