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Beach Street, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Thank heavens for this place BB cafe never eat there , but of a night time we went there to listen to the band New image they made our nights a whole lot better ,as the place itself is a dump in our opinion We tried lots of places to eat was not impressed with any of them cannot say... More 

Thank Tomjimhaz
Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Nice place to chill out with plain decoration . Cheap drinks and friendly entertaining staff . There are nice selection of snacks there too . Open till late night

Thank yusufyaran
Singapore, Singapore
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5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

Good for travellers as there are a lot hotel and backpackers around. Food was as good as the price we are paying. Staff was friendly as well. Only problem is if you have friends driving car, be ready to park quite a bit of distance as it is hard to park there.

Thank dyanastasia
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014

Sitting outside. having lunch...super atmosphere and great food! We have visited there several times, and they usually have sufficient options for vegetarians too!

1 Thank Rav1111
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2014

very wide open space covered, its really touristic i can say and the prices are not so good but in general its hard to find good prices in malaysia to get a beer so its nice they had live music every night i was there, so let's try

Thank JamJoeJam
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

We had dinner: one meat eating guy, one vegetarian, one pescaterian and one (problematic) kid. At the end we were all happy. Look for teppanyaki sign and beer promotions.

Thank tLjubljana
Dongguan, China
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305 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013

We tried the Rainforest Cafe on the recommendation of our Taxi driver. Although empty when we arrived we were not disappointed. The Asian food was excellent and of good size even when selecting the medium size portions. The service was good as you would expect when empty. The decor in the restaurant although artifical rain forest is still a talking... More 

Thank Stevelizhangjun
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2012

Great food. Cosy atmosphere. Pretty central place in Kota Kinabalu. Much better food than the nearby café.

Thank dabuu
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
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220 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2012

We had walked past this place several times, and it always seemed empty. There is a menu of sorts outside, it has pictures of the food, but no prices. We wanted Asian food, but not Chinese, so decided to look inside. There is a good menu inside, with a big selection. The local Chicken Curry is made with bones etc,... More 

Thank WHDavies
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2012

I always hang out myself in Rainforest Cafe located in the middle of KK city near the Sugar Bun Cafe to relaxing my mind by listening the life band from far. The food is nice, the place is serenate for a city, and the service staff are good. The waitress name Jane is nice and very friendly. Perfect place for... More 

Thank Princemily

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, American, Cafe, International, Asian
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Street, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?