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Kota Kinabalu 88863, Malaysia
+60 13-889 9535
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Heart of the the Borneo Kitchen!

If you're looking for true Borneo hospitality and someone who knows the inside and out of his city... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
vinnywng
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Dali, China
Such an amazing day activity

We (family of four... parents and two children: 21 and 18) had so much fun buying ingredients at... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
ellgg10
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London, United Kingdom
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Learn the secret recipes of our traditional cuisine and enjoy the amazing taste that is offered at the dining table, sharing the cooking experience is part of our heritage.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kota Kinabalu 88863, Malaysia
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+60 13-889 9535

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

If you're looking for true Borneo hospitality and someone who knows the inside and out of his city then look no further. The experience begins with a most insightful market tour where Pat introduces you to everyone... and it literally is everyone in the local...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We (family of four... parents and two children: 21 and 18) had so much fun buying ingredients at the market, learning to cook two traditional dishes and then eating them and more! Pat picked us up from our hotel and took us round all the...More

Thank ellgg10
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A highlight of our trip to Borneo. If you want to learn about local cuisine and ingredients then this is for you. We started with a trip to the local market where everyone was so friendly. Pat is fantastic at explaining about all the vegetables,...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Pat is a fantastic tour guide, I wish we had done this at the beginning of our time in KK - we learnt so much about Sabahan food & the spices used to flavour it at the market. His mother is also absolutely amazing and...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were met by Pat at the organised time. We then went on a tour of the main sites around the city including the floating mosque for photos (we didn't go inside) and up to Signal Hill Observatory for a great view of KK. Next...More

1  Thank lovescruising
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Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Pat was friendly, reliable and great company. he took us to the local markets and we were so fortunate to meet such genuinely friendly people, not one person hassled us, we were greeted by smiles and warmth, the people in Borneo are truly lovely. They...More

1  Thank ThaliaLondon
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

Pat met our group of cruisers at the port entrance. He took us to a farmer's market where he explained different types of vegetables, spices & other foods. After checking out fish market he shared a lot of local history as he drove us to...More

Thank Chattie47
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Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

We were very happy with the fabulous service and food experienced. Pat was away so his sister Melina picked us up and took us to the markets in KK to buy some fresh supplies of food and seafood before heading out of town to their...More

Thank Suezzzzzzzzzz
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

What a day! Our host picked us up from the hotel and took us back to the food markets in KK where he guided us thru the maze of local foods and spices all the time keeping us amused with his local knowledge. We then...More

Thank wild65
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Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

A really fantastic day spent with Pat and his lovely family. Pat (and his little boy Kimmi) collected us directly from our hotel and took us to the market where he showed us traditional meat, fish, vegetables, herbs and spices. Such an experience and well...More

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