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Kampung Nelayan

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In the year 1988, we first opened doors as Jaws Seafood Restaurant located on the 4th Floor of Gaya Centre. We served a fusion of Thai/Chinese Seafood Cuisine as well as Dim Sum. The restaurant also hosted banquet events up to 45 tables on a regular basis and soon earned a reputation purely by word of mouth. In 1997, we had a Vision to provide every Dear Guest with our slogan "Where very meal is an Experience". We decided to relocate and rebrand to something BIGGER and BETTER. Every aspect was painstakingly thought of from the Minangkabau -style architecture 'floating' on the lake in a botanical park, the 'floating' performance stage, the naming of the buildings, and to the menu creation. Hence
PRICE RANGE
US$15 - US$30
Special Diets
Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Malaysian, Chinese
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

We went to this place for dinner hoping to get some good seafood and a taste of some local dance and culture. They had two options - buffet and a la carte. We opted for the A la Carte dining. We got there at 8:30...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank RMansingka
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Seafood restaurant is built on a lake. Behind of it is provide buffer steamboat ( around RM40/head) while in front is a la carte. Price is not cheap since it is a seafood restaurant Got traditional cultural performance on stage every night

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank raylim888
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Went to this place as part of a tour group, so maybe that was part of the problem. First issue was there were 6 vegetarians in our group but apparently the restaurant had only been told 2. The floor manager created a huge issue out...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank car0usel
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a TOURIST MAGNET AND BREEDING GROUND!!?!! Over priced, overcooked seafood.. Flower lobster, fish and vegetable = 600 RM.. Honestly Inc getting transport from tanjung aru and a coconut drink it was 720 RM and we didn't even get to eat the DAMNED...More

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank Karen D
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

I have reserved 12 tables to host our company dinner here. We were given priority seating facing the stage. Cultural performance were great and they kept inviting our guest up to participate. Everyone had fun, except maybe the other guests who may find our group...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank KokTongT
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Went here recently and opted for the Buffet BBQ and Steamboat, offered by the Beijing Restaurant. Note that there are 2 other Restaurants. Price is RM39.80 about USD10 per person (adult). The buffet spread were amazing with lots of choices that made me hard to...More

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank thecuriostraveller
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Sea foods was fresh,taste nice and price reasonable,if possible pick a seat nearby the stage, can be join the sabah (kadazan) cultural & variety shows,nice floating restaurant

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank tay3111
Reviewed 15 September 2015

serving seafood, a very large place with the main attraction being the local kadazan dance giving the guest the option to join. nice environment and a hub for tourist n so the cost may be a little on the high side but food is great....More

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank Terry R
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Food is good. The waiter and waitress is good. They provide cultural performance also which is plus point for this place. Just the price is little bit expensive compare to Gayang restaurant. Gayang is cheaper. But the environment here is better than gayang

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank omax06
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The atmosphere of Kampung Nelayan Floating Restaurant is nice, with daily Cultural Performance. The food portion is big, taste normal but at a high price.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank bernardchou
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Taman Tun Fuad, Bukit Padang, P. O. Box 23004, 88790 Luyang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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