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Life Cafe - Padungan

No. 62 Jalan Padungan, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
+60 82-521 398
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried wonton” (3 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:30 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
No. 62 Jalan Padungan, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 13 January 2018

Good food my family for my mom's birthday celebration. Food is awesome! Everyone's very satisfied with the food! you will need to wait but it is worth the wait.

3  Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Great spot and great food. Fast and friendly staff. Had the Chicken Curry + Fish with Mushroom Sauce with a side of Chicken Dumplings.

1  Thank geoftheref
Reviewed 16 December 2017

My partner and I visited Life Cafe for a light dinner. We sat outside. The atmosphere was very friendly and lovely, we really enjoyed our dinner there. We ordered some spicy noodles and fried wonton which were amazing. The texture and the spiciness of the...More

Thank Levente C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Life Cafe on Padungan Street in Kuching is an exquisite place to have a light meal with friend and family. The mood starts upon entering as porcelain vases and figurines depicting scenic Taiwan adorn the cafe. It is as if you have walked into...More

Thank AnnArmstrogn
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I was a big fan of Life Cafe and have been dining there for years. But tonight's dishes were one of the worst meals I had, period. They used to serve really tasty spicy noodle with some cucumber and carrot slices on top of the...More

Thank _summervincci
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I visited today and thought the restaurant had a really nice atmosphere. The noodles were very tasty and there were plenty of options. Had a great meat substitute and a nice sweet pickled cabbage on the side. Also very cheap, only around 10 ringgit! They...More

Thank kosky101
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this gem on a stroll from the Pullman Hotel. The service was absolutely incredible, they spoke perfect English and the waiter remembered our order without writing it down and we ordered a lot of food. The dumplings were the best I'd ever had...More

Thank melbournetourista
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere 4/5 - Life Cafe has a nice atmosphere, with traditional decorations. It was busy with locals when we went, and it didn't feel like a tourist place - good! Service 3.5/5 - Food came as it was made, and we didn't have to wait...More

Thank Ben P
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Taiwanese restaurant which was a Japanese restaurant last time we were in Kuching. The food quality has not changed and service staff were competent. We had pineapple chicken (delicious) baby Kailan (green vegetable),vege dumplings and rice. All delicious and plentiful. Another plus is how inexpensive...More

Thank baldwaiter
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I loved my visit here, I enjoyed the Shanghai noodles (with extra noodles) and the butter and Kaya toast. Delicious. Def recommended.

Thank AK_travel_review
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 62 Jalan Padungan, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sarawak  >  Kuching
  • Phone Number: +60 82-521 398
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