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Wisma Merdeka Shopping Center | Ground Floor, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Hong Kong, China
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

As the title says - came here for the kuay and wasn't disappointed. Particularly liked the half pandan/half coconut slices. They sell out quick - we got there at 3pm and most of the stuff had gone.

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Thank kevc08
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Favorite place to buy delicious buttercream cupcakes/ sliced cake and local kuih. Custom made whole Buttercream Cake can be ordered too. They sell pastry like curry puff & etc too, but it's too small in size. I always buy and takeaway. Not recommended for dine in as it's a really small space shop. The service can be slow & poor... More 

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Thank Linda R
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

A small outlet with 3 tables.. mostly for takeout..This place has a large variety of local cakes/kuih..my daughter loves their sugar icing cupcake..try their other kiuh..fresh & delicious.

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Thank Henry C
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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159 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

It's tiny little shop in Wisma Merdeka - but man, the kuih is just amazing. Sabahans living elsewhere in Malaysia often buy back boxes of the unassuming looking cupcakes, because it's the taste of many happy childhoods. The system is queue to order the kuih/local cakes (or just point), and then queue again to pay at the cashier. If you... More 

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Thank PG_Cumbus
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

The cakes especially the Malay traditional 'kuih-muih' are really delicious. Only draw back, the way the cakes are stack up without proper covering when being carted to the shop. Also the attitude of some of the staff, not so welcoming.

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Thank Mary Ann C
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Many assortment of foods or kueh to be had here. The food are freshly made everyday and my mum personally loves to go here after shopping at Wisma Merdeka. Highly recommended!

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Thank tashashawal
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Nice and moist cupcakes. Price is reasonable. They have a variety of kuih as well. Nice for high tea, with hot cup of coffee.

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Thank LoveFoodTraveller
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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102 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Craving for something to eat but not too expensive? Come here and get it as all these "kuih-muih"/ Malaysian snacks are locally made and in great varieties of choices for you to choose. It's better if you make it there earlier as you can choose whatever snacks you want for snacks whenever you want. Kudos!!!!

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Thank Guywholovestravel
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015

nice place to have a quality and fresh food around , matches with the name bits and bites , would probably come again soon

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Thank ARogersc
Labuan Town, Malaysia
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015

This is a famous "kueh" (Malaysian "cakes") shop. Long established and you need to go early for the best selection. They are famous for their sausage rolls and nyonya kuih(Peranakan or Straits Chinese) cakes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Malaysian, Cafe, Asian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wisma Merdeka Shopping Center | Ground Floor, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
Description
Delicious pastries and cupcakes...it is a handmade using a family recipe. The number 1 with Kota Kinabalu and Sabah residents. Famous for puffs, sardine rolls, marble cupcakes. Jam tarts and chocolate cookies are on custom order only for festive holidays. You must pre-book 1 month ahead...very popular and everyone in town knows the place.

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