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The Workshop Kota Kinabalu

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 ...

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Chocha Foodstore at Petaling Street

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 ...

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Pusas the Smokehouse

Pusas the Smokehouse open their first outlet at The Peak offering pork sausages, bacon and most importantly pork burger at the outlet. Founded in 2015, Pusas (formerly known as The Smokin Bacon) existed primarily to bring affordable specialties and delicacies which were typically only found in specialty supermarkets. Pusas the Smokehouse is located at the Peak Vista shoplots (beside Meet + Wine) ...

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Sutera Harbour Staycation

Sutera Harbour Nestled between the shores of the South China Sea, fronting the tropical islands and the majestic Mount Kinabalu, is the grand expanse of Sutera Harbour Resort. The 384-acre resort provides a spectacular array of activities from its luxurious five-star hotels, championship golf course, marina and recreational facilities. There are two hotels, The Pacific Sutera Hotel (500 rooms) & The Magellan Sutera ...

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Sunset, BBQ and performance at Breeze Weekend Fiesta, Pacific Sutera

Looking for a place for sunset view with BBQ food? Why not try the Breeze Weekend Fiesta at The Breeze Beach Club, Pacific Sutera. Enjoy succulent grilled offerings such as beef, chicken, lamb and sausages barbecued over hot charcoal, cut and served at your table PLUS fresh seafood starters and refreshing garden salad. Beachside BBQ at Breeze Weekend Fiesta. Watch it on ...

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Lunch set at Tavern Kitchen & Bar, Imago Mall

Invited Review: Lunch at Imago Mall is a straight forward affair, you got to choose from the food court, fast foods, and good selection of restaurants within the mall. If you looking for something different, then a visit to Tavern Kitchen & Bar will give you a sense of “happy lunch”. Tavern provides lunch set on weekdays from 11am to 2pm. They rotate their ...

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Sizzling hot meal at Sizzle, Plaza 333

Looking for sizzling hot food? Now you can get it at Sizzle Plaza 333. Their signature dish is Nasi Lalap and Sambal Udang serves on a hot plate. Sizzle by Rasa Bahagia is formerly known as Restoran Rasa Bahagia, located at Center Point Sabah & Kompleks Karamunsing.  Clean, simple and bright interior at Sizzle. Sizzle is located at the last row ...

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Twenty2 Crust Pizza Plaza 333

We heard so much about Twenty2 Crust Pizza at Tambunan and naturally when they open a new branch at Plaza 333 beside Donggongon bypass, we are excited as we didn’t need to travel to Tambunan to try their Pizza. Simple and clean layout  caesar salad with bread crumbs. I don’t like the  sauce and find it look a bit bland. ...

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Ebizou by Sakagura – fusion Japanese food

Ebizou, a new restaurant by Sakagura with more emphasis on fusion dishes (pasta and pizzas with Japanese ingredients) open at Imago Mall (opposite Souled out) Aramaiti walk. Ebizou offers more informal dining experience compared to Sakagura. Ebizou is located at Aramaiti street walk at Imago Mall, beside Nando’s and opposite Souled Out. Drinking bar at Ebizou offering wide choice of liquor, ...

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Aki Sushi – modern Japanese dining by Sabahan

Aki means autumn in Japanese and also mean “grandfathers and every male ancestor of the past” for the Kadazandusun people of Sabah. Aki Sushi brings modern Japanese dining to Kota Kinabalu citizens at Plaza 333, Donggongon bypass. Aki Sushi is more than just sushi! Aki Sushi offers both Traditional and Modern Japanese cuisine including Soups, Noodle Dishes, Katsu, Teriyaki Chicken ...

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BBQ Chicken – Best of the Best Quality Chicken

Advertorial Originated from Korea in September 1995, bbq stands for the Best of the Best Quality and has grown to become the No. 1 franchise brand in Korea. It opened its 1000th outlet in the country within four years after its establishment, followed by the world’s first and only Chicken University in 2000. Currently, it has a total of 16 outlets in Malaysia, being ...

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Caffe Benne Imago Mall – East Malaysia first Caffe Bene

Advertorial After months of waiting for Caffebene to make it way to Kota Kinabalu, it finally did–just in time for the Christmas holidays! Caffè Bene is the largest coffeehouse in South Korea in the number of stores with more than 900 stores in Korea and fast expanding worldwide. Caffe bene opens their first store in East Malaysia at Imago Mall last month and ...

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Soto House

Soto House sri kepayan

Fancy having soto with fresh prawns, prawn balls, fish head, fish balls and wantan?? You can have this all inside a bowl of soto at Soto House, Sri Kepayan Commercial center What would like to have with your soto?? Soto House offer great variety of combinations Location: Sri Kepayan Commercial Center (facing Marketplace 88) GPS Location : 5.94155, 116.07114 Opening hours: ...

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Getaway at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai

Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai located about 45 minutes away from Kota Kinabalu city center. Nexus resort offers 6km pristine white sandy beach amidst 3,335 acres of natural and landscaped surroundings. Nexus Resort Karambunai was opened in 1997 and at present has over 500 staff to look after the 3,355 acres of land, where the hotel only made up a third ...

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China Element – Hong Kong Style restaurant 中国元素“港式酒楼

China Elements 中国元素 is a Cantonese restaurant located in Oceanus Waterfront Mall, Kota Kinabalu offers comfortable dining experience and complimented by a stunning ocean Sunset view China Elements brought in a team of chefs from Guangdong, China that specialised in Hong Kong style Dim Sum, cuisine and roasted meat. The only place I know serve hot soya bean with youtiao. My ...

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The Bab’s Korea BBQ

Nestled in the most unlikely place you can find, a golf driving range in Likas Sports Complex, The Bab’s Korean BBQ appears to be a low key joint. However, with all the flickering fairy lights and the occasional k-pop music coming from the exterior of this restaurant, don’t let it confuse you for a karaoke lounge. Upon entering, the ambiance ...

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Grandchamp’s Cave & Shop, Peak Vista

If you are looking for good wines, good steak, good cheese, good creme brulee, you never go wrong by visiting Grandchamp’s  Cave & Shop located at The Peak Vista. The friendly chef and the beautiful owner serves the best imported NZ steak in town which comes with specialty house recipe gravy which grill to perfection. It is definitely worth the money ...

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Sakagura Japanese Restaurant, Oceanus Mall

Sakagura Japanese Restaurant open its door to Kota Kinabalu residents on 24th March 2015. Sakagura Japanese Restaurant is under FrontierOne group with over 10 Japanese restaurant in Japan. Sakagura Japanese Restaurant at Oceanus Mall Kota Kinabalu is the group’s first restaurant outside of Japan. Half of the staffs are originated from Japan. The price is slightly towards the high side ...

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The Coffee Lab @ Frankie Interior Design

The Coffee Lab @ Frankie interior Design

An interior design showroom or cafe? The Coffee Lab is a cafe located inside Frankis Interior Design showroom. The cafe double up as a showroom and place to have good foods and drinks. You can see price tag on the decorations, coffee machines and get interior design idea at The Coffee Lab. A great way to fully utilise a showroom. Smoking/outdoor ...

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Signal Hill Eco Farm – Organic Farming

signal hill organic farm

Being loving in Kota Kinabalu for few years, I was quite surprise when we explore the other side of Signal Hill and found  an organic Farm located near to Kota Kinabalu wetland. Signal Hill Eco Farm is located only 2 minutes drive away from Atkinson Clock Tower but I feel as if I am at a village far far away ...

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Vinabread & Coffee – Vietnam baguette and coffee

bánh mi which means bread, or more specifically the Vietnamese baguette sandwich,  was introduced by the French during its colonial period. Any visitors to Vietnam will surely remember having Vietnamese baguette sandwich. We were craving for Vietnamese baguette sandwich after our last trip to Vietname and we were delight to know that a shop is serving Vietnamese baguette sandwich in Kota Kinabalu. ...

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Food Review – Thyme out @ Chilli Vanilla

Thyme out @ Chilli Vanilla located at Kolam Plaza, Hilltop is the 2nd branch of Chilli Vanilla. We pass Chilli Vanilla all the time at Kota Kinabalu city centre but somehow we never visited the outlet before. Thyme out @ Chilli Vanilla is very near to our office and we drop by during the lunch to see whats on their menu. We know ...

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Wine and Dine at Koi Restaurant, Bunga Raya Resort

Despite being only 20 minutes boat ride away from Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island is not the place you would thought of for dinner. Upon the invitation by Annie from Tablelesstravelled, we start our journey from the Jesselton Point and 20 minutes later, we arrive at Bunga Raya Resort on Gaya Island. The short boat ride remind me of how much Kota Kinabalu have to ...

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