We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Aminah Arif restaurant

Unit 2-3, Block B, | Bangunan Hj Abd Rahman, Spg 88, Kiulap, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sago” (13 reviews)
“fried fish” (5 reviews)
“rendang” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Unit 2-3, Block B, | Bangunan Hj Abd Rahman, Spg 88, Kiulap, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
Write a Review
Reviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the spicy & tangy cacah here for ambuyat. Recommend the urat daging tumis & hati buyah too. Service could improve but once the food comes it's all good!

Thank Sweet L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn't overly impressed by this place. Was average. The staff (lots of them just hovering around) were not really taking orders and too busy talking amongst each other. They didn't speak much English just giggled when asked questions. Only one particular lady was helpful. The...More

Thank Pekingduck123
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I frequently come to this restaurant for my ambuyat n cucur treat. Nice n price of food are acceptable.

Thank Eng Lee P
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Delicious food and affordable place to go. The Ambuyat set for 2 is enough for 3 pax. The service is quite fast and cozy restaurant

Thank rinawazir
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went to satisfy a spur of the moment ambuyat craving. The set for 2 was more than enough for 3 people or even 4 for a lunch. Price was very good. Their fried fish (came with the set) was fantastic! Friendly waiters and since they've...More

Thank Adlyaini E
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Give ambuyat a try. Aminah Arif has a lot of branches around Brunei. You can easily get to try their local delicacies. Have ambuyat with their bambangan / tempoyah condiment. Remember not to chew, just dip and swallow.

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This is a place if you looking for traditional Brunei's local dishes especially ambuyat. A must try food if you visit Brunei - used to be a staple food for Borneo. It's served with a few other side dishes on your choice with a special...More

Thank NoraRuslan
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

If you asked what is the famous traditional food in Brunei Darussalam. Majority of the ppl (Malays) will tell you a famous dish called "ambuyat". And talking about the restaurant that is popular of selling this ambuyat, no doubt they will mentioned about this restaurant:...More

Thank Lewis G
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Aminah Ariff Restaurant You leave a country with a memory of its food, a taste you will never forget. The local Brunei delicacy that will fit this description is “The Ambuyat”, a sticky glutinous sago that is unique to Brunei [and the rest of the...More

Thank Jamal M
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Staff was unresponsive and did not bother to listen whilst taking order. I had asked for a smaller dish to divide the sauce but was given another sauce and then charged for it when the bill came. When I asked the cashier why I was...More

Thank Alex D
Nearby Restaurants
Gohan Sushi and Shabu-Shabu
5 reviews
3.28 km away
Sawadee House
16 reviews
3.55 km away
Dynasty Restaurant
11 reviews
3.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque
405 reviews
3.56 km away
Ulu Ulu National Park Resort
25 reviews
3.59 km away
Gadong Night Market
106 reviews
3.61 km away
Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque
625 reviews
5.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Aminah Arif restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 2-3, Block B, | Bangunan Hj Abd Rahman, Spg 88, Kiulap, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
  • Location: Asia  >  Brunei Darussalam  >  Brunei-Muara District  >  Bandar Seri Begawan
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing