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Mabul Cafe

Ocean Drive, Semporna, Malaysia
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good29%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible23%
1 Dec 2016
“Incredible well hidden secret”
29 Dec 2015
“mango smoothies great”
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CUISINES
Cafe, Asian, Malaysian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Ocean Drive, Semporna, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 1 December 2016

Food is just divine but be sure to go hungry as portions are big and the food is delicious. always take our groups here after a night in semporna before mabul

Thank liquidtravel2016
Reviewed 29 December 2015

recommend the mango smoothies, try to persuade the owner to remove shark fin from menu and then he would get 5 stars. :-(

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 9 July 2015

in a diving destination where we pay a lot to see sharks nobody wants to see the amazing marine life especially endangered sharks on the menu.

Thank California-girl999
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Don't come up unless you can wait for a simple meal like forever ... They even tell that they r not serve fast foot and asking for patient!

Thank Duke T
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The food in the restaurant is good and satisfying. Wifi facility was nice, clean and customer-friendly service. However, slow service and very reasonable prices. If you want fresh food, especially seafood, may be visit here.

Thank Bolong88
Reviewed 23 June 2015

I just ate a noodle soup which was fine, my hubbie had claypot seafood not very tasty , just decent. the fresh mango juice was very good. soup 7.31 seafood claypot 8.37large mango juice 6.36 total 22, so I would recomend it

Thank giorgiana_f
Reviewed 22 June 2015

In a town which caters to divers and an area where sharks are very rare it is extremely bad taste for one of the few restaurants in town to serve shark fin soup.

Thank DNAtraveller2015
Reviewed 7 May 2015

This restaurant serve local & western food, situated on the 1st floor where you can sit back, relax and watch the people go by on the street below. The waiting time can be long during crowded season, however, they made it up with smiling faces...More

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Great location and friendly service. Good variety of traditional food and beverages. Nice atmosphere.

Thank alex311327
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Shy at first, but once you start talking to the staff in the Mabul Cafe, they are very friendly and accommodating. The prices are very reasonable and the portions are HUGE. The juices are amazing and the seafood is as fresh as it gets. And...More

Thank Daron J
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  • Address: Ocean Drive, Semporna, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  Semporna District  >  Semporna
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