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Oldtown White Coffee

53 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“bbq chicken” (2 reviews)
“curry puffs” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Asian, Malaysian
53 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good coffee ever many years passed the tasted still the same good taste. Food was so yummy as well. Must come to try

Thank Wichai N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a famous for its coffee, but service need to improve. Not to expensive. A place you can spend some time with friends

Thank nurhanimqasih
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service needs to greatly improve for this to be a great place to go. As foreigners, we went here on two occasions- it has free reliable WiFi, good coffee, Airconditioning and offers some food variety. Unfortunately the service of wait staff is terrible although there...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is famous for its coffee (apparently white coffee is roasted without butter whereas other coffee is roasted with butter?!) and the coffee is very sweet but quite strong and aromatic. Very different from what I'm used to in the UK but it's a...More

Thank samfreer2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic place to eat, gets busy with locals at lunchtime. Main meal about £3. Do European , Chinese and Malaysian type foods. Can buy boxes of Sabah tea and coffee, which are lovely. Order and pay at till and they bring food to table. Soo...More

Thank KarenWeaver
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Open till 1am. Usual selection of items. A bit of an issue with smokers in the outside area where smoke drifts inside. One drink item I asked for was not available.

Thank nzbear
Reviewed 22 February 2018

If you are in a rush, do not get your lunch or dinner here. you can get drinks here coffees pretty fast. but the food will take at least half an hour to be served to you.

Thank Lynie L
Reviewed 14 February 2018

It's more expensive than average local eateries, and the quality lack consistency. Just pop in any local cafe instead of this one! They often don't have what you want anyway.

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Enjoyed a couple of nice breakfasts over a week or so, plus a brunch and an occasional afternoon coffee. Each experience was good. Staff pleasantly advised me on how to order when I asked on my first visit (you fill in the order forms on...More

Thank Pantherboy
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch, darned hungry. Air conditioning was on, and looking clean and quite some people there. There was no service though, and we had to discover the concept of writing the order ourselves. Staff was present but didn’t bother. We...More

Thank Dorthe H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
6:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
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