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Tanjung Aru Seafood Restaurant

Aru Drive, Tanjung Aru | S of Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible13%
16 May 2017
14 Apr 2017
“Overpriced food”
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Seafood, Asian
££ - £££
Aru Drive, Tanjung Aru | S of Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

excellent food lots of choice and great service would recommend a visit if staying at the hotel. Not bad price also.

Thank SteveandPenny H
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Please dont bring your family to eat here.The price were ridiculously overpriced and moreover was very little in portion.The place was quite dirty and the service was the worst.WE WERE CHARGED FOR Rm450 just for a small serving of 5 types of dishes namely 3...More

4  Thank Cleo N
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This place is mainly for locals. Not very clean. Most of seafood is just sitting in some water but with a lot of flies over them. Toilets are disgusting.

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Visited this seafood cafe on 30th September 2016, it is a Muslim cafe serving seafood, however I had sweet n sour chicken with rice which was nice. The cafe is located in Aru Plaza, which is still a working progress, it still looks dated, and...More

Thank joecool1973
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I had butter prawns, chilli crab and something squid with rice for less than S$50 (after conversion). The seafood were juicy, fresh -- the live sea creatures were in tanks just behind our seats-- and were deliciously cooked that we (2 persons) managed to polish...More

Thank ndianah
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Tanjung Aru Beach is been re-develop so currently a lot of constructions works been done. All the previous restaurants & bar/pub are all gone.. The only place left is the food stalls but the place will be demolish soon.

2  Thank Henry C
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Watched the sunset by the Shangri-La then came here for dinner. Sat in area on the beach which seemed cooler and slightly less chaotic. Quite confusing ordering system but it's so cheap you can order a few dishes and it's not a disaster if you...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 17 March 2016

dirty run down place.poor food and quite expensive. Better to eat in a decent restaurant in the town centre.

Thank DNewton667
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

There is food court nearby you can enjoy the 'sayap' (chicken wings) and coconut drink while enjoying the sunset. ABC lovers don't miss to order it but you have to share (quite big). Nice place to hangout with a group of friends for eating +...More

Thank idie Z
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

More than 50 local stalls in one place...just besides the seafood & sugar bun tanjung aru. Nice sea view. Variety of local foods and beverages at cheap price. Good location to enjoy sunset while having your meals with family or friends.

Thank lizakhan12777
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  • Address: Aru Drive, Tanjung Aru | S of Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
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