KY eats – Tambayan At Kainang Filipino, Authentic Pinoy Food at Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Tambayan At Kainang Filipino, Authentic Pinoy Food at Kota Kinabalu
Before we start, I have a confession. I must admit that of the various ASEAN countries I’ve visited (all except Laos & Cambodia), Filipino food is ranked pretty low on the index of cuisine that gets me excited. Tambayan At Kainang Filipino, Api Api Center, KK I’ve been to the country three times – to ...

KY eats – Pork Offal Noodle at Kedai Kopi Wah Juan, Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Pork Offal Noodle at Kedai Kopi Wah Juan, Kota Kinabalu
My day job brings me to Kota Kinabalu quite often these days, which is a bit of a blessing when it comes to work travel as this North Borneo city does offer a full package of beautiful ocean & beaches, the magnificent mount KK, and a host of rather unique hawker dishes not easily found ...

KY eats – Tung Fong Seafood Restaurant, Inanam, Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Tung Fong Seafood Restaurant, Inanam, Kota Kinabalu
I think I’ve just found my favorite restaurant at Kota Kinabalu for dinner, and yes, it does have seafood like any other “tai chao” places in Sabah, but no, it’s not one of your typical big seafood restaurants in North Borneo. Of course, we’re talking about Tung Fong Seafood at Inanam. steamed garupa, fish lips, ...

KY eats – Melanian Sang Nyuk Mian, Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Melanian Sang Nyuk Mian, Kota Kinabalu
When it comes to hawker dishes in Sabah, the most famous of them all is none other than north Borneo’s very own version of pork noodle – Sang Nyuk Mian (生肉面), or raw pork noodle in Hakka, the most spoken Chinese dialect this part of Malaysia. Melanian Sang Nyuk Mian, Kota Kinabalu To be honest, ...

KY eats – Tuaran Mee Restoran with Lehing, Kota Kinabalu

KY eats – Tuaran Mee Restoran with Lehing, Kota Kinabalu
In North Borneo, the most often talked about hawker dish by visitors is undoubtedly fish noodle, and justifiably so due to the abundance of great seafood here. However, for the locals, often times a good plate of Tuaran Mee is where it’s at. Tuaran Mee Restoran, Inanam, Kota Kinabalu For those who’re not familiar, Tuaran ...