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Chilli Vanilla

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35 Jalan Haji Saman, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 88-238 098
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10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have had 2 meals here and both were excellent. Good food, very reasonable price. Good staff and amenities. Worth a visit

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Thank Wilsonvic
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Love the 1 meter cake and my mojito! Took a good walk from the waterfront area.... Definitely will come back

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Lymm, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small but very good to watch KK go by. Eclectic menu. We went for fish, sea bass and seafood spaghetti, both excellent. Staff very friendly and helpful.

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KK
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Venue:- 1. Small half shoplot with mostly square tables for 2; 2. Aircond not cold enough. Depends on fans. They serve wine under these warm and humid conditions. Food:- 1. Pumpkin soup was not creamy enough; 2. Beef goulash was satisfactory; 3. Morrocan lamb stew was tasty; 4. Hungarian Chicken Special was good; 5. The mile cake was good; 6.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've had a few meals in here, sometimes good sometimes not so good. The lunch deal is good, I think its 20Rm for soup and a main course. The burger is good as well, especially the lamb burger, which could be one of the best in town. Their specialty, the goulash, is disappointing and a very small portion for the... More 

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UK
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal here after reading previous reviews. Both the chicken kebab and vegetarian pasta meals were delicious and generous portions . Staff were really friendly and a lovely atmosphere, cakes looked lovely but we were just too full up. Definitely plan to return again during our holiday.

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Thank lorryb
Auckland, New Zealand
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34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went this restaurant and had chicken kebabs, well presented and tasted great. Very good service, a little hot, in the centre of town and easy to find

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Shanghai, China
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The burgers are good, but on the night we went it was smokey from the kitchen and the restaurant lacks atmosphere

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South Africa
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of hype on TA about this place.Went here for a simple cappuccino, sent it back 3 times and still was hopeless with no froth and just black coffee. Not impressed with this place really.No management around to attend to customers needs which is a fail

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England
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to eat here after seeing all the good reviews and it being number 1 on trip advisor. The atmosphere was welcoming, restaurant is small with helpful staff. I had the dark chocolate braised beef. The meat was very soft and cooked very well however the sauce was a little too much for me. I am a absolute chocolate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Hungarian, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Jalan Haji Saman, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: +60 88-238 098
Description
Mediterranean and Healthy foods, reasonable prices and ambient atmosphere.Home Made Cakes and gluten free díshes.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?