Been thinking where and what to eat this Chinese New Year? So many restaurants in Kota Kinabalu and cuisine out there, which of these will you go for? Let’s take a look now and decide where to dine after this!
(The restaurants are listed in no particular order. Some of the establishments below are not halal)
1. Seremban Seafood Restaurant
Begin your year with fresh seafood and one of the most exclusive Poon Choy? Known to have seafood like Alaska crabs, King lobster, Braised Goose feet with Sea Cucumber and more. Besides, you might have interest with their famous Hakka Poon Choy with Braised Abalone with Goose feet. Layers of great seafood and meat selection, dun miss this Seafood restaurant at Kota Kinabalu!
2. Mei Le Restaurant
Thought of having more Chinese dishes to try? Then try Mei Le Restaurant that serves HK style cooking style at Kota Kinabalu! Specialty of braised beef brisket, they just feel like melting in your mouth when you try it. Then, sizzling pork makes it a good dish to try here too. Similar to Dong Po meat but uses single bone, very tender and juicy that makes it special and a must pre-order dish too! If you want to have Poon Choy, they have it here too! For CNY meal, they have come out with 3 types of set for you to enjoy!
3. E West Restaurant
Just launched their new menu and hired chefs from Guang Zhou, China; come and enjoy delicious dishes like Special steamed fish cubes with black fungus, braised chicken with crabs, Simmered amaranth with egg or tomato cheesy rolls! Come and enjoy great dishes in this Chinese restaurant at Kota Kinabalu!
4. Tasty Wok Cafe
Enjoy scrumptious dinner here that comes in Set or Ala-carte. From Yee sang till hot and cold platters, they have so many choices of food to choose from! Enjoy food like Hakka style salted chicken, stir fried prawns, crabmeat fish maw soup or even Poon Choy! Come here for a delicious feast!
5. Sabah Kertang
This restaurant at Kota Kinabalu is indeed special as they serve Grouper Fish! Serving mainly with the fresh Grouper fish meat, they are open as early as 7.30am! If you’re planning for a simple yet delicious dinner, come here and enjoy ‘Dai Chao’ dishes and their famous grouper fish. Recently they have a new dish of Fresh Giant Grouper Fish Head Mee Hoon! Come and try it!
6. Golden Dew Bistro Ming Garden
Enjoy your reunion dinner here as they serve buffet style! Delicious splendid choices to choose from, no more worries that you do not know what to have for dinner! As for 7 February – 8 February 2016, these 2 days they will be serving Set packages for Reunion dinner! Remember to try their Scallop claypot, totally refreshing and delicious!
7. Hung Xing Seafood
Another great option to dine at Hung Xing Seafood for their fresh seafood and delectable Chinese cuisine too! Enjoy tossing on Yee Sang and main dishes like prawns, crabs, fishes and more! A good seafood restaurant to dine in as it is air-conditioned, come and enjoy their delicious food!
8. Kedai Kopi Kiat Lee
Looking forward for the reunion dinner at Kota Kinabalu? Here, they have a special Poon Choy that you should try! Comes with variety of ingredients inside, enjoy eating it and digging into layers of great tastes of a Poon Choy! If you’re planning to have this, remember to pre-book it earlier to avoid disappointment!
9. Dynasty Chinese Cuisines Restaurant @ Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Looking forward to dine in Chinese restaurant that is in a hotel? Then come to Promenade Hotel at Kota Kinabalu to toss your way to prosperity and good health! Having 4 types of Yee Sang to choose from with fruits, salmon fish, sliced abalone or mixed seafood! As for meal packages, they have reunion dinner packages and serves ala-carte dishes too! Let’s go to Promenade Hotel this Chinese New Year!
10. Liya Restaurant
Another place that you'll enjoy reunion dinner at - Liya Restaurant! Known to have one of the best Sze Chuan cuisine, come here to enjoy their reunion dinner package! Be it Fortune Set or Prosperity Set, remember to make your bookings now! Dishes like Grilled Shrimp Sticks, Golden Tail Pheonix Prawns, Steamed Whole Grouper and more! Visit them this CNY!