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Restoran Sri Melaka

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9, Jalan Laiman Diki, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 88-224 777
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beef rendang” (17 reviews)
“assam fish” (11 reviews)
“cendol” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:30All hours
Asian, Malaysian, Halal
$$ - $$$
9, Jalan Laiman Diki, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you want fine dining in Sabah do not come here. If you want your serving staff to speak impeccable English then visit KFC across the road. If you want an experience where you mix with locals, you may be the only westerns in here...More

Thank SimonNewman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice clean restaurant with plenty of attentive staff. We had several dishes including a very nice beef rendang - which was the prime reason for going to this restaurant. Plenty of locals were eating here and the restaurant was busy - both are goods signs...More

Thank nigelgibbs1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Locals often flock this place which could only mean 2 things, it's reasonably priced and it's comfort food for the locals. This restaurant offers Baba Nyonya cuisines at great price and portion. We ordered medium sizes for 4 dishes with rice and it cost around...More

Thank Yang Kwang L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

... their service could use some improvement as communication between the waitresses & kitchen staff seems to be lacking (they'd confused our table numbers & orders with another table that got there much later than us so...). But apart from that, their food were commendable...More

Thank amoichoty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sometimes when you travel you're a little nervous about going into a local restaurant. How will I understand the menu? Will I be welcome? and so on. This restaurant is very friendly, with a mix of locals and tourists eating. It's fairly traditional - plastic-coated...More

Thank Elspee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years and have yet to be let down. Quality remains consistent. Pricing is fair. Service is pleasant and friendly. Restaurant is clean and understated. Definitely the best Nyonya restaurant in Kota Kinabalu. We usually rotate our order around our favourites. Would...More

Thank Shanduu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a good choice for dinner, the tastes were great and the best dish of the evening was the Assam Fish. Great tastes at great prices too.

Thank Raymond L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Of course it is crowded. Locals and tourists frequent this restaurant which serve very good local and nyonya dishes. Reasonably priced and good service from staff. We had Assam fish, butter chicken, fish maw soup and Sabah vegetable. Appropriately named , this vegetable is very...More

Thank ITravel0ne
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I ate at this restaurant on our first night in KK. It was a short walk from our hostel. The restaurant in air-conditioned and was very busy when we arrived, we sat on the end of a long table with another family...More

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We took Sri Melaka as a suggestion from staff at our hotel as we wanted to eat local food in a non touristy setting and we certainly got what we wanted here ! It's full of locals, always a good pointer ! We tried several...More

Thank carrowe
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18 September 2016|
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Response from Ayu K | Reviewed this property |
You can go there either by taxi @ bus☺️ ...otherwise, you can rent a car & travel to KK & then maybe can have a lunch @ dinner at there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9, Jalan Laiman Diki, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: +60 88-224 777
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