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Tip Top

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Tip of borneo | Kudat, Kudat, Malaysia
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
4 Sep 2017
“Relaxed place to keep coming back”
17 Feb 2018
“Piss poor service ”
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Asian, Cafe
Tip of borneo | Kudat, Kudat, Malaysia
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Don't bother coming to this restaurant/beach bar. The owners are unfriendly. Their bar looked so run down. But mainly because their service is piss poor.

1  Thank zzmelayu
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Great place to visit during the whole day. Breakfast juices are great! The beach in front of Tip Top is the only area without plastic garbage, because they clean the beach! Nice atmosphere!

Thank Roelservice
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Howard serves great local and western food at this rustic beach side restaurant.Sunset is great! The locals even learnt to make cheesecake. 🤗

Thank Friso T
Reviewed 23 August 2015

The food here is really good, but what you really need to try is their ginger drinks. They have one called TT special which is amazing and another drink which is probably the best drink I've ever had (unfortunately I forgot the name, but it's...More

Thank Patrik_Martinsson
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Eat here a number of times. Such good value for money. The fish were particularly good especially the sword fish. The owner Howard is a great guy doing lots of good work in the area. Make sure you visit.

Thank Awcsome
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I didn't eat here but the staff was nice, the menu was decently priced, and they had the best Wi-Fi in the area...

Thank NashvilleS
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We stayed in a little chalet next to Tip Top Restaurant and enjoyed their food and the company of fellow travelers. The girls (that's how Howard, the owner, refers to them) of Tip Top are very helpful and bloody good cooks. The breakfast plate with...More

2  Thank Kit L
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Topat Do Amans restaurant, Tip Top, on the tip of Borneo deserves max Stars for food, experience, creative thinking and an absolute unique atmosphere. Howard and Lorina are working very hard together with the rest of the staff - beeing it volunteers or hired. We...More

Thank Vafi78
Reviewed 18 May 2013

We stayed nearby Tip Top and the owner Howard’s for a week, and we enjoyed our meals at Tip Top (Howard’s) almost every day – it was the best food we had in Asia; fresh tuna-steaks, lamb-chops and even cheesecake for a very decent price!...More

Thank ThomasBrock
Reviewed 29 July 2012

We tried Havana - the local fish mix with lemon juice and onion, seved in cold with hot toast, I like it! Must try! We also took the spaghettini and beef burger, both just taste so so! If you are beer lover, must try the...More

Thank Devil A
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US$2 - US$5
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
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  • Address: Tip of borneo | Kudat, Kudat, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  Kudat
Tip Top Beach Bar and Restaurant is part of the Tampat Do Aman eco resort. Tip Top is based on beautiful Kalampunian beach, 2km west from the tip of Borneo.Tip Top serve popular Western and Asian dishes, best sellers include Hinava, chicken or beef Rendang and grilled chicken sandwiches with thai sweet chilli mayonnaise.We serve a range of refreshing fruit juices and hot drinks, beers and wines are available too. Prices range from RM 2 – 12.Tip Top is the ideal base whilst enjoying the beach for the day, with clear blue waters and white sand, the local beaches are some of the best in Sabah. Our large wooden deck is the perfect place to stick around and watch the sunset and enjoy the stars and fireflies as the dark sets in, plus a bonfire on the beach is a great way to finish the day.Tip Top is run by friendly locals who offer great service, members of the team speak superb English and are full of advice and information on the surrounding area.From Tip Top it is possible to walk up the beach to the Tip of Borneo in about 20 minutes, and enjoy one of Borneo’s most famous landmarks.
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