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Restaurant Keng Wan Hing

80 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pineapple jam” (3 reviews)
“steam buns” (3 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
80 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Just went to try the bao, porridge and kueh tiau soup. The food and bao are a bit salty. I tried the bbq bao and polo bao, not really good. My hometown bao even better than this. Can skip. Try somewhere else.

Thank JosephineS577
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The shop sell good valued food compared to similar restaurants nearby. The little cheaper price, equal if not better in taste, all showing the warm-heart of the owner. This is the place where visited by both locals and tourists alike. The Xi Pao (BBQ pork...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We visited this venue on TripAdvisor recommendations. We tried out the pork bbq bun, chicken bun and the Lo mein. We liked the bbq pork bun but the chicken bun and Lo mein we could have done without. The Lo mein in particular was just...More

Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We ordered 2 steamed buns and took away. The 1st one is pork bun, it is impressive as there is half egg. The 2nd one is peanut bun, just normal, not very special.

Thank Nikita_Ng
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast. Their pao is very good. Recommend the Mui Choi pao (some kind of vege), Sang Yuk pao (KK is famous for their sang yuk noodle, this pao is just as good), Big pao is filling and has mushroom with pork inside. Their...More

Thank Tan K
Reviewed 19 October 2017

It's a Coffee Shop for early birds as they open around 5 something in the morning. They serve very basic & typical Chinese breakfast like steamed bun (called BAO). It's a nice way to start the day with a simple breakfast.

Thank KBLai
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I love this place! I am not a big fan of the breakfast buffet at the hotel, so I usually go out to grab something. This place has tasty buns at an extremely reasonable price; two buns and Kopi for a dollar and a quarter....More

Thank 104hisashit
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Although this traditional coffee shop also serves noodle and rice for substantial breakfast and lunch, it is well known for the Chinese style bun or pao. It's a good place for snack and catch up with friends over coffee and the pao. They have both...More

Thank Itravel0ne
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Must try the polo buns and peanuts. For the hot buns, you guys can have a try but i did not try on because had meals before buying. Funny and cute uncle!

Thank Meow L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

the best polo bun in town which is filled with yummy pineapple jam filling, savoury steam buns and baked buns

Thank katwong62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
Restaurant serve asian breakfast and produce three variety (baked, steamed, pastry type) of stuffed buns. Delish!
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