Night Market, Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu

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Explore the stalls of Night Market, Kota Kinabalu, filled with heaping piles of juicy tropical fruits and spicy chilies, buckets of fish and shellfish, and pyramids of plucked chickens and cuts of meat. Seafood is the specialty here, but you can also find an extremely diverse range of other dishes to try. The pungent intermingling of fish and cooking smells don't make for the most pleasant of eating environments, so consider purchasing some food and consuming it elsewhere. Our Kota Kinabalu trip planner makes visiting Night Market, Kota Kinabalu and other Kota Kinabalu attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • we had our supper at the local store there, hawkers there are keep showing us the seafood by using barehand and for those who passby too.the worst is the store doesn't have tap water to wash hand neit...  more »
  • Here are several food markets, including several seafood restaurants ayang shop as well. The price of the cheaper sea home we have many anything.
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  • Amazing array of food with seafood a speciality. We enjoyed many seafood meals here whilst in KK, returning most nights. We had crayfish, scallops and the jumbo prawns, basically you select the pieces...  more »
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  • I like this place. People come here to get all their daily fresh supplies of fruits and vegetables. One thing that I love most about this place and for sure you will too is that, it is built so close to the ocean and this is definitely awesome view😇
  • It was our first visit. Good experience as all the seafood does look fresh. If you wish to pack it back to KL they does provide packing service too to keep the freshness. As is it cheap? I guess if you are local you would able to get it cheaper than tourist like us.
  • Amazing seafood and typical Malaysian market. A must experience. Prawns as big as lobsters and all seafood cooked to order.
  • Although it seems a must for locals,tourists have better places to visit for shopping or even to buy cooled and ready- to-eat fruit. I didn't find that place very attractive.
  • Listed as one of the main attractions I was disappointed with this market. There's not much variety of things here, not colourful and the vibe isn't cheerful either. If you don't have anything else to do, sure, come and have a look. Otherwise you have much better markets in other towns in SEA.
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