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“OK but limited choices” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of First Beach Cafe

First Beach Cafe
Ranked #208 of 555 Restaurants in Kota Kinabalu
Cuisines: Asian
Dining options: Dinner, Seating
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Seating
Los Angeles, California
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“OK but limited choices”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2013

This is a convenient eat in or take away spot but with only three sandwich selections the selection is limited. They had more deserts.

Visited December 2013
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Good night out”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2013

We dined here on two occasions. A good hawker market and an affordable alternative to eating at the resort, 1km away.

Unlike other hawker markets we've visited, where you sit appears to limits the menus that you can choose from. Not a big problem...

Visited September 2013
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Bandung,Indonesia
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515 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 418 helpful votes
“First beach cafe, affordable food center”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2013

This place has good things and not so good things.The good thing is , its near the Tanjung Aru public beach, just in front of the cafe , can swim or play on the beach and ,from a distance , saw people do wind surfing and kayaking.Nice to sit down by the stairs and feel the sea breeze.The not so good things are , foods are slightly overpriced , for its quality, the sea food is not so fresh compared to other restaurants.But can try the barbequed satays, chicken wings or beef..mouth watering

  • Visited June 2013
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Malaysia
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Disappointed”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2013

We stopped off here at the Shangri-La First Beach Cafe for lunch before going to the airport. The hotel grounds is going through a major facelift, and the drilling noise very loud. Food wise the bread was rock hard stale, and the sausages tasteless. Very disappointing experience - should have gone to MacDonalds this time!

Visited June 2013
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2 reviews
“Yummy food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

Lots and lots of foods. Its a bit crowded sometimes but that what makes it lively. Good food, just beside the beach. Try on the satay and chicken wings!

Visited December 2012
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