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Party Play Lifestyle Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Cafe
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117 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 88-311 210
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Been here again recently.. it was a boring place to hang out as I try to give another chance to myself that this place will improve. Very disappointing.. nothing change from my earlier visit... 🖓

Thank SantikeyMarket
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just an unexpected drop in to this place while walking along Gaya Street in Kota Kinabalu. It was still early in the evening but we were already getting hungry for some dinner. Food that was ordered was good with a nice twist in the taste. Only thing was that the price of the items ordered was a little pricey.

Thank PatrickSeb
Llanarmon-yn-Ial, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great milkshakes. I left my sunglasses there and the guy tried to find us after we had left to give them back but to no avail but when we returned on the off chance they were there 2 weeks later I had the great news that they had them.

Thank SueGough1977
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went to the place alone later joined by a local friend. Located at the famous Gaya Street. Had drinks and snacks. Pros: (1) Variety selection of food, drinks, coffee (2) Live Band performance, magic show (certain nights) (3) Friendly staff, the manager was a nice chap and talented (he performs the magic show & can sing!) Cons: (1) Quite pricey... More 

Thank Muzanee
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122 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Wow ... wonderful decor , lovely stylish atmosphere , very very helpful stuff , entertainment perfect for a relaxing meal , a duet a guitarist and singer , not expensive , and food to die for ! You must must try the sword fish with pasta.. an amazing array of western dishes ... The desserts Wow Wow Wow ... we... More 

1 Thank davidgary8
Rotorua, New Zealand
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 January 2017

we stumbled across this place and had the best chilli mussels ever. We all had a very different type of meal eg spicy,plain ,Asian ,western and it was all lovely. The staff were so friendly and the manager is a magician and entertained us

Thank Stu P
United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Live band available on Thursday, Friday and Saturday! Good place to chill out with friends and family.

Thank Serendipity B
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Ordered crispy fried calamari, tasteless and very chewy, we waited for more than 30 mins( probably due to new year eve? I'm not sure), but it obviously not the usual calamari we had all these while...a bit pricey for what they charged and served..

Thank 670jessiel
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91 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This place has awesome Groupon offers and one the best place to dine in on a budget in Kk. If you like fusion meals and this is the place to eat. I'm very sure you'll be satisfied with all the meals served

Thank Sabbitan B
Kuala Lumpur
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640 reviews
458 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This has to be the nicest restaurant along Jalan Gaya. Classy with nice R&B, Soul and Jazz music. Live Band came on around 10pm, and it was a class act. The service is fast and with a smile. Food is above average.

1 Thank tony12cu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Cafe
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: +60 88-311 210

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?