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Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Malaysian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious and consistent, I come here as many times as I can when I'm in KK. The family is friendly, the food is fresh, cheap and unbelievably tasty. Hoping for many more decades of Jothy's!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

Wow...what a delicious food...i love the roti canai...wow in Semenanjung i never see that delicious....so cruncy and so sweet....wow..thank you so much..thank you..

Date of visit: October 2019
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Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2019

Dear Agathian, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are very glad that you enjoyed dining with us. We hope to see you and your family again soon on your next trip to Kota Kinabalu. Have a great day!

Reviewed October 9, 2019

A group of us made a call before going and ended-up receiving terrible service just because we all ordered all vegetarian & simple meals. An elderly old man was rude and wasn't even looking at us when he was answering us with a rude and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank VijayaratinamRamah
Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2019

Dear Vijayaratinam, There are two sides to every story, yes? So let us clarify on our side. You and your friends called and walked in despite us informing you that we are closing for the day. Then, when you arrived and was given the menu,...More

Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

We’ve been going to Jothy’s for 30 years or so. Visits have been few and far between since moving to Kuala Lumpur. Today, we happened be in the vicinity and decided to drop in for dinner. Our favorite banana leaf restaurant has gotten better with...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2019

Dear Leonard, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is always a pleasure to meet old friends and we are thrilled you enjoyed your dinner. We hope to see you again on your next trip. Have a great day.

Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing meal here on the last night of our visit. The food was amazing! It was spicy, the portions were perfect, the ingredients were fresh, it was well cooked and most importantly, it was delicious! My 18 year old son said it...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank your very much for your kind words. We are thrilled that you and your family enjoyed a 'great last night's meal' at our restaurant. It was a pleasure having you and we hope to see you again on your next trip to...More

Reviewed August 6, 2019

Went here a five days,during our stay in KK. The banana leaf here is really good and so are the chicken beriani and masala chiken. Great place especially for vegetarian. Liked everything we tried here. Nice manager& staff too.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Dear Majid, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We are very glad that you enjoyed dining with us. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Kota Kinabalu. Have a great day.

Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Near Marriott, Jothy’s is clean, air conditioned and serves good curries and Indian breads. Their roti chenai is an ‘A’ fluffy and slightly crispy on the outside. Chicken Briyani rice is very good ‘A-‘, comes with 3 veggie condiments and a perfect accompaniment to the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank sunnyboy9
Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2019

Dear Valuable Guest, Thank you very much for your rating and review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed dining with us. We hope to see you again soon on your next trip to Kota Kinabalu. Have a great day.

Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

Was on a business trip to Kota Kinabalu for 3 days from 24th - 27th June. Visited Jyoti’s Restaurant 4 times for lunch & dinner. The restaurant is clean & very well maintained. Food delicious and served piping hot (throughout the day). And the service...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank BBJassani
Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad that you enjoyed dining with us. We hope to see you again soon on your next trip to Kota Kinabalu. Have a great day.

Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

I tried their signature dish (fish head curry) with a side of roti bread. The quality of the food was excellent. The curry was very flavorful with the perfect amount of spice and the roti was fresh and fluffy. Very delicious. Unfortunately, I was quite...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank devinabroad
Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2019

Dear Devin, Thank you very much for your rating. We are very glad that you enjoyed our signature dish the Fish Head Curry and roti. For our signature dish we use only one particular species of fish which is the golden snapper which compliments our...More

Reviewed June 5, 2019

This is an air conditioned banana leaf restaurent.We had a hearty vegan lunch.The array of vege dishes and currywere superb at times better than many in Penninsular Malaysia.The charges were reasonable and service was good.The masala tea was invigorating.The owners took pains to see to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Jothys, Owner at Jothy's Fish Head Curry and Banana Leaf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2019

Dear Mohaniyer, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We are very glad that you enjoyed dining with us. We hope to see you again soon on your next trip to Kota Kinabalu. Have a nice day.

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