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 »
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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 »
Gaya Island, the largest island in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park is located only 10 minutes boat rides away from Kota Kinabalu City Center. Gaya island which mean Big Island in the local language is surrounded by undisturbed rainforest. Locals didn’t know much about Gaya Island even though it is directly opposite Kota Kinabalu city and think that there are ...Read More »
Want to know where to eat in Sabah? Follow these Instagrammer and start your food journey in Sabah. The Instagrammers mostly base in Kota Kinabalu but they also share foods from other places. 1) @kotakinabalueats One of the pioneer Instagrammer sharing purely foods on its Instagram account. The photos are so pretty that you feel hungry immediately after scrolling through the ...Read More »
Looking for place for Chinese New Year dinner in Kota Kinabalu? Alu Alu kitchen introduce their 2017 Chinese new year set menu starting from RM688. Items from Set 2 (RM888) 发财齐捞生 Special Fatt Choy Yee Sang 蚧肉鱼鳔羹 Braised Fish Maw Soup with Crab Meat 港式蒸龙虎斑 Steamed Hybrid Grouper in “Hong Kong” Style 黄金草虾碌 Fried Golden Shrimp盐蒸包粟鸡 Steamed Corn-Fed Chicken with ...Read More »
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) ...Read More »
I remember looking at the dinner river cruise at Bangkok and wonder why we didn’t have this in Kota Kinabalu city. We have beautiful sunset and island surrounding Kota Kinabalu city which makes a perfect backdrop for the sunset cruise. We are so excited to be invited to be the first batch of customers for North Borneo Cruise on 30th, ...Read More »
Ever since Airasia launched the Kota Kinabalu – Penang route, Penang is only 2 hours 45 minutes away from Kota Kinabalu. Good news to Sabahan foodies and travelers. Malaysia Airlines recently launched the Kota Kinabalu – Penang route on a seasonal basis and hopefully this route will be made permanently to offer more accessibility to Penang. The AirAsia flight from Kota ...Read More »
Tokushima, (徳島市) the capital city of Tokushima Prefecture on Shikoku island in Japan is out of tourist trail but this is a city I love to visit at Japan primarily because my best friend stays here and I fall in love with this charming city after my first visit 2 years ago. The city is accessible from Osaka by bus (3.5 hours). On my recent trip to Japan, ...Read More »
As part of the celebration of good foods for Sabah Food Awards 2016, Sabaheats invite Heritage Sabah as the panel for Heritage Food and Heritage Establishment in Sabah. What qualified as Heritage food? The food should be unique to Sabah and have a long history. Heritage establishment should be a business which has been around for a long time and ...Read More »
Sutera Harbour Resort graciously invites you to the Biggest New Year Eve’s Non-Stop Mega Party in Kota Kinabalu – an all-inclusive experience located at the largest lifestyle resort in the heart of Kota Kinabalu. It is the largest New Year’s Eve Beach Party in Kota Kinabalu with over 2,500 party revelers expected. Let’s party away with SUPER HOT performances including your ...Read More »
One of the questions we get asked most is, “Where should I have my birthday dinner at Kota Kinabalu?” Let us guess, you’re looking for something “fun,” not wildly expensive, great ambiance, good selection of wine and great food of course. One place which ticked all the boxes is Peppino @ Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa. Peppino’s is one ...Read More »
The Sabah Food Awards 2016 ceremony and awards presentation was held at the Azure Pool Bar & Cafe, Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu. The 2nd edition of the Sabah Food Awards included the introduction of 12 categories for selection among the public, with 2 additional categories for the Heritage foods. The voting was carried out from the 12th of October to ...Read More »
A new wave of cafes and restaurants has taken over Jalan Dewan, a street that began its humble beginnings as a printer street. The remaining few printer houses have been here for the past 22 years and Lucy’s Backpackers, May Florist and First Plastic are just a few of that are a living testament to Jalan Dewan’s past. And before ...Read More »
Take advantage and enjoy the festive dining presenting the Chefs specialties and offerings at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu’s restaurant outlets. Tanjung Ria Kitchen Explore unique Christmas classics at the exciting live stations of Tanjung Ria Kitchen. Highlights of the bountiful buffet include carving stations that feature Roast Turkey with Cranberry Sauce, Grain Fed Roast Beef, Barbequed Lamb Ribs and Salmon Wellington. ...Read More »
This festive season, let Hyatt Regency Kinabalu ignite the spirit of sharing and giving with joyful celebrations as we usher in the New Year. Hyatt Regency Kinabalu unveiled its eco-friendly Christmas 2016 theme during the Christmas lighting ceremony last night. Guests arriving at the hotel will be fascinated by a collection of unique driftwood Christmas trees and decorations filling the ...Read More »
There are a time when we lazy to go out to find food and wish that the restaurants in Kota Kinabalu provide food delivery service. One such company is Alu-Alu Kitchen who provide Free Delivery to selected places around Kota Kinabalu. Alu-Alu is famous for their organic produce from their own farm and I am so happy to know they ...Read More »
We recently ask which restaurant in Kota Kinabalu can be considered as a Heritage Establishment? We work with Heritage Sabah to come out with a list of “heritage establishment” and one of their recommendation is Winner Hotel Restaurant. Winner Hotel Restaurant is over 60 years old now and it used to be a popular place for a wedding banquet. Over ...Read More »
Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu has rolled out a series of festive indulgence throughout the month of December 2016. Get the Christmas and New Year festivities up to a good start with families, friends and business associates by spoiling them and yourself with lavish Festive Buffet Spreads, Set Menus & Ala Carte. The countdown to Christmas & New Year is well ...Read More »
Christmas came early for some 20 residents from the Rumah BUKIT Harapan, Tuaran as they were hosted to a Christmas Thanksgiving Dinner with medias at Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu’s 24 hours coffeehouse – Promenade Café to celebrate the spirit of giving and offering thanks for another successful year. In line with its “GIANT” Charity related activities earlier this year (i.e. ...Read More »
After our trip to Japan, we stay over at Kuala Lumpur before heading back to Kota Kinabalu. Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral is kind enough to host our stay and we gladly accept as Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral is located adjacent to Kuala Lumpur Sentral Station, the largest railway station in South East Asia. Situated in the new business hub of Kuala ...Read More »
EWest recently present their latest promotion, Sichuan food. The Sichuan Dish are prepared by Chef Pu Ming Song, a 30 years old chef from Chengdu, China with more than 10 years of experience in Chinese cuisine specialized in Sichuan Kitchen Hong Yu Pen Restaurant in 2006 to 2008. He was appointed as Executive Sous Chef in Dangji Hotspring Resort, Tangshan Town, ...Read More »
Kyoto is known as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Japan’s historical heart, the country’s former capital is home to thousands of architectural wonders, including 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Kyoto have an efficient transportation system and getting around is easy as the street is well laid. Cost While Kyoto is an expensive city to stay, We eat ...Read More »
Thailand, “The land of smiles” has something to offer for everybody. There are activities for everybody from shopping, nightlife, spa and foods. Gone are they days when we thought of only street foods and some insects snacks on the street. Bangkok is very much a modern city and you will never get bored visiting this amazing city. Flight from Kuala Lumpur to ...Read More »
Part of my travel is to discover new cafe. I am so excited to know that Common Man Coffee Roasters from Singapore open a new outlet a TTDI, Kuala Lumpur on the weekend we visit KL. Common Man Coffee Roasters is a specialty coffee roaster, wholesaler, cafe and academy based in Singapore and operating throughout Asia. Entrance to Common Man Coffee Roasters ...Read More »
The wait is over, The popular creamy Hokkaido baked cheese tart open their first outlet in Sabah at Suria Sabah. The kiosk is located in front of KFC at lower ground of Suria Sabah. The cheese tarts are priced at RM6.20 per piece. Buy 5 for RM31.20 and get the 6th one for free. The baked cheese tart craze started in Hokkaido, Japan, took over the country and ...Read More »
what makes Winecellars unique? we are passionate about what we do and we have a team of professionals to run the business. We are all WSET certified ( Wine and Spirit Educational Fund). That is the minimum requirements for the company. Where do you look for new wines? traveling is always a good start to find something unique and bringing ...Read More »