Benson Seafood Restaurant

If you are in Kuching, try Benson Seafood Restaurant. The address is Lot 122/3, Section 49, Jl Abell. Telephone 082 255262. This is a big (covered) but open air place on the riverfront between the Hilton Hotel and the Sarawak Plaza. Taxi drivers and hotel receptions will know it. It is listed in the Borneo Footprint guide

The food is of very high quality and well presented. Chinese/Sarawak Seafood. A meal fpr 2 costs less than £15 including drinks - the owner is more than happy to help with food choices from the fish tanks. The Sweet and Sour fish and prawn noodles are out of this world. Reasonable setting but no real view and only sells beer. Most of the customers are locals.