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“Fine dining”

Brass Monkey Cafe & Bar
Ranked #7 of 652 Restaurants in Kota Kinabalu
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 0 - US$ 100
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Been the talk of the town since 2000, serving only the best and fine western cuisine. Local authentic upcoming. International fine wines, cocktails, mocktails, spirits and beers. Cozy, family friendly enviroment. A place you feel at home. Must try.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice dinner... Highly recommended to try "chilled Rib eyes". Fresh, Delicious far from New Zealand.

Thank Nelson C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lamb shank is highly recommended. The meat is tender and the size is large enough to share. Hot chocolate pudding with vanilla ice cream is also a nice choice for dessert.

Thank Hoisar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Brass Monkey is a short trip from the central area, but well worth the effort. Food was well done and came quickly. My husband had the King Kong steak and loved it. I had the delicious grilled salmon with dill sauce. We also couldn't pass up the chocolate pudding dessert...the highlight of the meal! Not to be missed! Prices were very reasonable for this quality of food.
Raja, the owner, was as pleasant and welcoming as could be. I can see why he is frequently mentioned on this board. He truly cares about each guest. All the staff were lovely. Overall, a wonderful experience!

If you're tired of the crowds downtown, book at table and go! It was under 10MYR for an Uber.

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Thank Melissa M
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice food, very nice waiters and nice atmosphere ! The price is right for the quality of the food!
We really loved the mushroom soup!

Thank 5luke
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Popular amongst the locals if ur after a perfectly cooked steak, and i especially love the local veg used as one of the sides! Never missed coming here everytime i come home for a visit also, customer service is excellent! Defs one of those places that will go an extra mile for their customers

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