by Mona Lee Planning a romantic can be tough especially then deciding part. Want to bring your partner out for a romantic dinner but not sure where to? Don’t worry; here are the few choices of restaurants that you can choose from with your preferences. Peppino, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa Italian cuisine fine-dining restaurant located at Shangri-la Tanjung Aru ...Read More »
The Sabah Food Awards 2016 ceremony and awards presentation was held at the Azure Pool Bar & Caf...
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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...
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Kota Kinabalu is the capital city of Sabah located on the west coast of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, better...
Hilton Kota Kinabalu finally open its door in January 2017. The first Hilton in Kota Kinabalu featuring 305 guestrooms and suites, restaurants and bar, spacious rooftop pool and 13 function and meeting spaces. Hilton Kota Kinabalu is located in Asia City district where there are few seafood restaurants located and near to major shopping malls and tourist spots. Some of the key ...Read More »
by Susan Chang More cafes are opening in Sandakan town. These are some of the popular cafes visited by the locals and tourists. Sandakan Town Centre One of the most popular tourist destination is Balin Roof Top Garden & Bistro which is located at Nak Hotel at Sandakan Town center. You can enjoy your coffee or cocktail with beautiful sunset and ...Read More »
Looking for a place to shop or eat on Saturday? Why not drop by Metrotown for the Saturday nite market. The nite market has been running for over 1 years on every Saturday, from 5pm – 1030pm. The Metrotown Saturday nite market is made up mostly of food stall and also few food trucks. Perfect place for foodies to grab ...Read More »
Renowned Taiwanese chef Dr. Eddie Liu is in Kota Kinabalu for a two-week Duck King Cuisine food promotion from April 21 to May 4, 2017 at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa. The food promotion will feature culinary creations by Liu, who is the Director of Culinary Arts of Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel in Taipei. Guests will have the ...Read More »
Inspired by the abundance of local produce and fresh catch of Sabah, Adelphi & Co. and INCH Coffee embarked on this journey of collaboration. A very first of its kind in the humble city of Kota Kinabalu, to present a 5-course degustation menu with coffee pairings on the night of 11th & 12th April, held at Adelphi & Co. The ...Read More »
by: Cassey Ashley Sua If it’s noodles you’re craving, look no further because the Malaysian Bornean state of Sabah has got you covered. Whilst Sabah is known for being culturally rich accompanied by panoramic sights, it also offers a wide variety of unique noodle dishes which will leave you spoiled for choice. With Chinese migration into Sabah (previously North Borneo) ...Read More »
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 »
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 »