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“Funky little bar”
Review of El Centro

El Centro
Ranked #3 of 626 Restaurants in Kota Kinabalu
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$3 - US$7
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Good for: Bar Scene
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Description: El Centro is located in the middle of Kota Kinabalu's central business district near hotels and shopping centers.El Centro serves a variety of healthy and delicious food options from tacos to wraps, salads, burgers and local Malaysian favourites.The open concept restaurant has a friendly, laid-back atmosphere that hosts a number of specialty nights like--pub quiz, jazz night, salsa lessons, them parties and art openings/exhibits. Open form 5pm - 12am for food and drinks. From the bar you can order beer or one of Katie's Killer Cocktails.
Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

Recently dined at el centro after a busy day in kk. Found both the food and staff lovely. Ended up staying for more than a few drinks. Food was fresh and tasty. Funky decor and friendly helpful staff with an extensive drinks menu. Would definitely recommend a stop in here for a nice dinner and a cocktail or four.

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Reviewed 29 June 2014

Arrived with 2 hubgry chikdren and had to wait for table, clearly a popular place. There is a little area where we waited with games so kids entertained, always good. Atmosphere nice, and great as we were offered 1/2 portions for children which was most welcome. Yes we cleared our plates it was all yummy. This is good place to stop at.

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1  Thank SRB340
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Reviewed 27 June 2014 via mobile

If you need a break from nasi and mee check this place out. I am not a pizza or burger fan in Asia but this was a worthy exception. Both made with fresh ingredients and not heavy.
Service was extremely friendly and attentive. Good value and good fun on the trivia night. Recommend.
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Reviewed 16 June 2014

What a great few hours spent here awesome food and great service kids did some beading recommend for a drink and bite to eat

1  Thank Lisa M
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Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

Stumbled upon this little gem by fluke. Actually, we were enticed by the chalkboard sign out front that read "carlsberg bucket RM25. Further encouraged by delicious Vietnamese spring rolls (homemade and vegetarian), we're now preparing to explore more of the menu and perhaps another bucket of carlsberg. Also wine available at RM13 per glass. Friendly kiwi running the bar, seems to be a bit of an Aussie/Kiwi meeting spot. Nice vibe.

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Thank Anitamorgan13
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