Seafood Restaurants in Kota Kinabalu


Kota Kinabalu is famous for its seafood. There are many seafood restaurants around Kota Kinabalu serving delicious seafood at an affordable price. Choose from lobsters, crabs, prawns, clams, and oysters, all kept alive in tanks until preparation. Most seafood restaurants serve no pork and some are also certified Halal.

Listed are some of the restaurants in Kota Kinabalu which serve fresh and good seafood around Kota Kinabalu.

Welcome Seafood

Welcome Seafood Restaurant is one of the most popular seafood restaurants in Kota Kinabalu. Their first outlet is located at Penampang, best known for its “Kam Hiong” Crab and Wet Butter Tiger Prawn. Their 2nd outlet at Asia City which is located at Kota Kinabalu City is popular for the tourists and they take up the whole stretch of shop lots at Asia City.

Asia City Branch:
Lot G 18, Ground Floor, Kompleks Asia City, Phase 2A,
Jalan Asia City, 88300 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Tel: 088-447 866

Restaurant Business Hours:
12:00 pm – 12:00 am daily

Penampang Branch:
Lot 15, Beverly Hills Industrial & Commercial Park,
Jalan Bundusan, 88300 Penampang, Sabah
Tel: 088-728 669

Restaurant Business Hours:
2:30 pm – 12:00 am daily



Suang Tain Seafood Restaurant

Suang Tain Seafood Restaurant is the longest standing seafood restaurant in Kota Kinabalu, established since 1983. The restaurant is conveniently located at Kampung Air.

Address: No. 16, Block D, Sedco Complex, Kampung Air, 88000 Kota Kinabalu

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Sri Tanjung Seafood Restaurant

Address: 16 & 17, Jalan Haji Saman, Kota Kinabalu

The crab house seafood restaurant

The Crab House seafood restaurant is located within Suria Sabah Shopping Center and famous for their crab.

Address: 19, Jalan Haji Saman, Pusat Bandar Kota Kinabalu


New Gaya Seafood Restaurant

Address: L209, 2nd Floor, Plaza Shell, 29, Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, 88000 Kota Kinabalu

Restoran Masakan Sedap 虾中虾海鲜酒楼

Restoran Masakan Sedap is famous amongst the locals and featured in Jalan Jalan Cari Makan TV3 before. They serve a great variety of Live seafood. They also serve delicious Chinese cuisines such as homemade toufu, yam basket and steamed chicken. Finish the meal with  coconut jelly served in whole coconut after a wonderful seafood feast.

Restoran Masakan Sedap is certified Halal by Jakim

1, Jalan Lintas, Kolam Centre, 88200 Kota Kinabalu

Hung Xing Seafood Restaurant

Hung XIng Seafood Restaurant is located in Penampang area near serving affordable and good seafood.

Address: 3, Jalan Kendera, 88200 Kota Kinabalu


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