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The Junk


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 Winner


$3 - $40
Bar, European, Italian, Fusion
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was superb no about it! Only thing was the service which was a bit disappointing cos the four of us waited some 15 minutes and still no one came to our table. We decided to look for a waitress to take our orders ....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank williamcY8140OZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended and didn’t disappoint. We ordered pizzas and a salad along with some wine and beer. A kalaidascope of staff and characters at this place, wonderfully decorated to reflect its name. Pizzas were pretty good too and rank amongst the best I have had....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank robertgB5456BA
Reviewed September 6, 2019

Stopped by for some cold beers and was blown away by the cool wooden interior, awesome street view from the second floor and all the eclectic items hung from the walls and ceiling. Even noticed that the late great Anthony Bourdain had been there before.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jaag_8
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

The location looks nice, the food is served in lovely plates and tastes goodbut it’s quite pricey though for malaysian standards. the only vegetarian option i saw was vegetarian lasagne or pasta. i wanted to have a more local food and just tried to have...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Bettina_Di
Reviewed August 22, 2019

I wouldn't bother coming here. There are much better places to eat in Kuching. This place was really expensive compared to others, and the food was nowhere near as good! I feel like it's a bit of a tourist trap? Also, the service wasn't very...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Samantha H
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

I came here with my mum and we got a couple of pizzas and cocktails. The pizzas were delicious and very generous servings. We found the pricing to be fair for the serving sizes (compared to Australia anyway). The building itself is really cool, with...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Smidd M
Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

We went to The Junk tonight and ordered 4 meals for our group. Two arrived after30 minutes and the third after over an hour. The fourth meal never arrived even after asking 3 times. When leaving we said we would not pay the service charge...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

This doesn't look great from the outside but once in, the staff are friendly and welcoming and the atmosphere is great. Staff looked like they were happy to be there. We had a couple of pizzas and service was quick, our drinks were good, and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 775traveller
Reviewed July 3, 2019

The Junk is abit of an institution in Kuching. It started as one restaurant and has grown organically inot a series of bars and clubs, and life music and just all round night life venue.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Joannaling
Reviewed June 5, 2019

We had supper recently and were looking forward to it. Our actual experience, while in no way bad, was rather underwhelming. Our first choice picks from the menu were unavailable and the food we did end up having certainly seemed to lack freshness - it...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Probably. It's normally sourced from supermarket i would think.
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