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Night Market, Kota Kinabalu

Waterfront, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Depends what you expect to see

This is not a night market like in Taipei, Beijing or Krabi. These markets have separate... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Sydney Australia
Two meals

It's possible to get a great meal at the Night Market but it's also possible to get an average one... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Los Angeles, California
via mobile
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  • Poor6%
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“fresh seafood” (28 reviews)
“prawns” (30 reviews)
Waterfront, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

This is not a night market like in Taipei, Beijing or Krabi. These markets have separate sections 1. Food Section - a lot of interesting foods to see and places to sit down and eat. Its your choice whether you eat here. Closer to the...More

2  Thank Goochmaster
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It's possible to get a great meal at the Night Market but it's also possible to get an average one. You get to choose your own dinner from a wide variety of fresh fish, squid, prawns, crabs, and lobster. Once you've made your choice, they'll...More

Thank Fecklesstraveler
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We visited the market to relax and wander around. The market is really rammed with goods with a narrow path between the stalls. Even though we were obviously tourists/visitors to KK we had a hassle free visit and met some pleasant people. Unfortunately nearly all...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Best selection of veggies and fruit if you're traveling and right beside are the most amazing little warang restaurants you can imagine. Eat drink and roll out!:)

Thank HappySmiley_Lord_B
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Was there in our second day, having a few beers by the beach front bar. Waiting for the sunset which was amazing. Not far off of the sunset in Tenah Lot in Bali.

Thank Mikethepipes
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

A beautiful night market and a must-see market of the night life in Kota Kinabalu. There is the possibility to have dinner there. we tried the dinner: we decided what we wanted to eat on the yable full of different fishes and seafood. 170 RM...More

2  Thank Matte S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Avoid this place if you are looking for quality and fresh fruits... The fruits i bought were almost rotten....

Thank csiajoo
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

You can find all types of seafood in this market. You can pick your fish or prawn or whatever you like and they will cook it up for you right there however you like it. We had two kinds of fish and some tiger prawns....More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Even I know this kind of marked from my home I needed to take a look at this here. It is the same kin dof stuff they sell all over but here the vegetables looks very fresh and the same with the fruit.

Thank kmittag
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The night market is a good spot to see the sunset amidst the charming chaos of vendors and food stalls. Some stalls offer grilled fish, which has been already cooked and they will re-heat it when you pick it. If you don't want the spicy...More

Thank Fran03UK
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25 February 2016|
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Response from ALYMA2013 | Reviewed this property |
hi frens..just be extra cautious wth the food you are taking. not everyone have the same stomach strength to eat some local dishes.recent experience..our trip to Penang..we ate Penang nasi kandar..i bought 'sotong curry... More
Rachel L
8 January 2016|
Response from Ola_Jarosz |
hi:) did you find out? we r flying from the philippines at 1 am too this weekend and we r wondering :)
Fiona B
26 June 2015|
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Response from Moaimoaimoai | Reviewed this property |
At least 22:00.