1Kedai Kopi Dat Seng
Location : Block F, Inanam Business Center, Jalan Tuaran
Serve good Tom Yam at an affordable price. They give a generous portion of seafood with an order of Tom yam. You can choose from the fish slice or prawn or both. The soup more to sour taste and thick.
2Kedai Kopi Ocean King 海旺城
Location :Lot 45, Beverly Hill Plaza,
Famous for its fresh seafood and giant grouper. Kedai Kopi Ocean King also serves good Tom yam noodle. Be early as the prawn sold out fast. Best pair Tom yam soup with Kon Lou Mee (dry sauce noodle)
3Kedai Kopi Seng Hing 興盛茶室
Location :Block G, Sinsuran Complex (behind Le Meridien Hotel)
Located in the center of the city center. Kedai Kopi is one of the most popular places for Tom Yam for the locals. The location at Sinsuran Complex means it’s convenient for tourist to drop by. Seng Hing Tom Yam serve with fresh and big prawn. The soup is done just right
4Kedai Kopi Ah Chee Tom Yam 阿志冬炎
Formerly located at Kedai Kopi Seng Hing but open their own shop at Lorong Segama. Popular as ever with the locals as their tom yam is tasty
Location: Lorong Segama, Pusat Bandar Kota Kinabalu, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Opening hours: 7am to 4pm
5Kedai Kopi San Sui Baru
Location: Shoplot facing Jalan Lintas, Taman Millenium, Near Kota Kinabalu International airport Terminal 1
A truly hidden gem only known to locals staying Penampang area. The shop is facing Jalan Lintas and can easily see when you drive by the area. It uses to located at Petagas area and this new branch still serving good Tom Yam. They also serve extensive type of fried dishes and noodles.
Location: Jin Jin Seafood Restaurant Lot 8 Ground Floor, Hilltop 1-0-1, Kolam Centre Phase 3, 88300 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. mobile: +6016 838 0238
Opening hours: 6am to 2am
Located at Hilltop area. Fatt Kee is famous for its Tomato soup Fish Mixed noodle and Tom Yam Fish Mixed noodle. The Tom Yam here is expensive and cost RM 15 but you get a big bowl of Tom Yam extravaganza.
7Macau 818 Chicken Rice
Location: – Austral Park Branch – Inanam Branch -Lorong Inanam Point 1, Inanam Point, Jalan Tuaran
Macau 818 Chicken Rice is famous for its Tom yam seafood noodle. The fish and the mixed fish are fresh and delicious. Macau 818 Chicken Rice is also certified halal
8Kedai Kopi How Kee
Location: Beverly Hill PlazaJalan Bundusan, 88300 KK
Serve Yu Chap (mix fish) noodle and Tom Yam seafood noodle. You can choose prawn or mix fish to go with the tom yam soup. Price is seasonal
9Kedai Kopi Kiat Lee
Location: Lorong serves (Behind Petronas Foh Sang)
This hidden shop inside the housing of Foh Sang serves good quality Chinese food. They also serve great Tom Yam seafood noodle which is lighter and sour taste. The color is well balanced and serves with fresh prawn.
10Kedai Kopi Wan Wan
Location: Bundusan Square, Lorong Bundusan Square, Jalan Dua, Penampang, 89500 Sabah
Famous among the tourist and many celebrities from Hong Kong visited Wan Wan Fish noodle. They do serve Tom Yam fish noodle and you can choose to spot sea bass or prawn in the tom yam soup
Location: Kampung Bakut, off Telipok – Tuaran Road
Good and tasty Tom Yam at humble Canteen beside Tuaran Road. Come with prawns and fish slices. The tom yam soup os flavorful with hints of lemongrass. Well balanced with sour and sweet mix with the freshness of the seafood. More info at http://www.sabaheats.com/kantin-bakut-famous-tom-yam/