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 »
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...
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Kota Kinabalu is the capital city of Sabah located on the west coast of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, better...
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 »
Eat, Drink & Merry! Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day meals around Kota Kinabalu
Its the season to be merry and celebrate with family, friends and love one. Check out the offering by Restaurants and Hotels around Kota Kinabalu and plan your dining. Restaurants Pancake House Kota Kinabalu Christmas set for only RM29.90 5th Avenue Bistro & Cafe Christmas Day Menu available from 24th December to 25th December 2016 (dinner time 6pm to 11pm) ...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 »
Thank you for the nomination. Here are the list nominated by you all. Some eateries are not listed as our criteria is a follow: – The eatery must be started at Sabah – Eatery must be at least 1 years in business – Eatery must be located around Kota Kinabalu area (Tuaran to Donggongon and surrounding town) now Vote for ...Read More »
Alu Alu Kitchen (formerly known as Alu Alu Cafe) now located at Kolombong! The new Alu Alu Kitchen have a bigger dining area and more parking space. Good place for family dining and events. We were invited to try some of their signature dish. It’s all about Organic. Fish is fresh and it is sustainably cultured. They sell only organically ...Read More »
The biggest wine event of the year at Borneo will be held on 25th to 26th November 2016 at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa Ballroom. This event is organized by Winecellars to celebrate their 20th anniversary. Guest will receive door gifts and get to taste over 500 types of wines. Wine makers and owners of Vineyards will also be ...Read More »
I traveled often to Kuala Lumpur to visit my family and shopping. One of the most concern for my travel is which hotel to stay for my visit as I want to stay at a hotel which is near to Shopping Center and accessible to public transportations. I was lucky to be hosted by Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur for our ...Read More »
Craving for delicious pork pau (steamed pork bun)? Kedai Kopi Ban Hing serve one of the best pork pau in Menggatal and some says the best in Kota Kinabalu. If you want to try their delicious pork pau, visit Kedai Kopi Ban Hing around 1pm when all the steamed buns are ready to be served. The pau usually sold out ...Read More »
Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu – The First Hotel to Celebrate Everyday Malaysian Heroes with a Charity Pledge
In line with the Malaysia Day celebration in September, Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu pledged to continue its commitment towards its corporate social responsibilities (CSR), by taking the first initiative to acknowledge local unsung heroes of Sabah by unveiling 2 short video clips to ‘Celebrate Everyday Malaysian Heroes’ at its Bougainvilla Room. The short videos, which was officially launched by Yang ...Read More »
Plaza 333, a new commercial area located alongside Donggongon bypass offers a vast selection of eateries and Restaurants. Below are some of the eateries we tried over the last few months. The list will be updated regularly as more eateries are coming up at the area. Pick N Pay Plaza 333 Pick N Pay Plaza 333, their 10th outlet introduce ...Read More »
Kaya is made of eggs, coconut milk, sugar and pandan leaves. Haha is one my jam and I love the original taste of Kaya. Finding an original Kaya is hard nowadays as most of the kaya is made from essence with preservatives. Making Kaya is not hard, but you need to be patient and cook it slowly. The main ingredients are: freshly grated ...Read More »
Do you know that Pancake House International originated from Philipines? and do you know that they have been around Kota Kinabalu for 5 years now? Pancake House International first outlet is located at Kompleks Karamunsing. Pancake House International boasts over 40 years of experience in whipping up pancakes and other classic dishes. We love their pancake but hate the traffic ...Read More »
Favola, an Italian Restaurant at Le Meridien which means ‘fable’ in Italian tells a story of the flavors of Tuscany, Italy turns one on 18th of August 2016. To celebrate the special day, the member of the media were invited to taste some of the new menu and all time favorite at Favola. Favola offers warm, intimate and private atmosphere ...Read More »