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Mad Ben Cafe

Lot 121, Jalan Gaya | Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 10-883 5598
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (12 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (8 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Pizza, Cafe, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lot 121, Jalan Gaya | Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 5 June 2018

One of the best places we've had food at in Malaysia and certainly comes out on tops during our recent visit to KK. We went for dinner and finding the place wasn't much of a trouble. Service was excellent and good crowd on a weekday....More

1  Thank Muthiah
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We had Burritos, which in truth were just a plain wrap. The fries were good. The place is clean and friendly. Not expensive. Food is OK. Nothing special.

1  Thank GBtravellinggirl
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Ordered a vegetarian lasagna and vegetarian aglio olio, and both were a below average experience. Lasagna was a poor deconstructed mess of plain stacked dough, with heaped mozarella on top, with minimal veggies arranged at the side. A proper lasagna should be baked with ingredients...More

Thank Lalitha_Monisha
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We went to the restaurant last night and it was a really good decision. The food were very delicious! We had mushroom soup, the chicken burritos, grilled lamb shoulder (the meat just melted off the bones and the mashed potatoes were divine!), caesar salad with...More

Thank tinazurianaH
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner and the place is full. It’s a good thing we had a reservation. Unfortunately they ran out of lamb shank, an item recommended on the menu. We had the signature salad, mushroom soup, beef pizza and lamb burger. They are...More

Thank Itravel0ne
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

The food here is delicious! However, as some previous reviewers stated, the service is rather slow. I would like to add though, the servers were very polite. Don’t be in a hurry, or you’ll be disappointed. We shared a salad (smoked Salmon Caesar), the vegetarian...More

Thank 913SandiW
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Had the insightful salted beef burrito washed down with their very own creamy avocado milkshake just last night. Can get a bit pricey but that’s beside the point. Food’s wonderful and the place is snugly located along Gaya street. A befitting ambiance with soft music...More

1  Thank Syme0n
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Good selection on the menu and the food is very tasty. Great service and friendly staff. Nice ambiance in the middle of Gaya street.

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We drop by on Saturday evening, but it was fully booked. So, we came again on Sunday at 1830 managed to get a table for us. Food served really fast. Signature salad was excellent. Mushroom soup was ok.... we will be back for the Cheese...More

Thank babygalkk
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Chicken burger was really tasty and the salt and pepper fries that come with it are equally good. Try the dark chocolate almond cake for dessert - delicious! Would definitely visit again

Thank kpatel8778
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8 March 2017|
Response from Getaway704425 |
잘 모른다. 여행계획을 하고 있다.
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6 March 2016|
Response from Benedict L | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We dont serve pork here n all our suppliers are halal certified.however we use wine in some of the dishes. You can tell our servers to infotm kitchen if you cannot consume wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 121, Jalan Gaya | Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: +60 10-883 5598
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