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Steakhouse, Bar, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 10 February 2022

the best restaurant in kk, the tomahawk is very nice and a must if u go !! i celebrated my mum’s birthday here and the shop owner and waiters are very nice !! they suprised us with a cake and a balloons too !!

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 9 July 2021

Very nice restaurant if you enjoy western food dinning. Staffs are friendly and food is tasty. Not a 5 star restaurant but the food is 5 star feel. Good for couples dinner and gatherings.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 14 November 2020

Ordered the steak and crab spaghettis. The taste was relatively good but not I think they could do better with presentation. The restaurant has a rustic feel however the service is really good. The Manager is confident to walk around speaking to the customers inquiring...on their dining experience.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 9 August 2020 via mobile

The owner and the staffs is friendly and looked they have enough experience about their menu. Their foods was delicious with reasonable prices.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 27 June 2020

We stumbled on the Brass Monkey 4 hours before opening time. The guy at the entrance stated that they weren't open but inquired what sort of a meal it was that we were after. With no kitchen staff, it was the owner, Raj, who donned...the apron and put a meal together for us. That was the start of a relationship that kept us coming back for more over the next 3 weeks. The knowledgeable and well traveled Raj, together his wonderful friendly staff, make this more than just an eating experience. The menu is varied and there is also a certain flair. Always nice to be surprised, like the Grand Marnier-mango desert that wasn't on the menu! The restaurant does not have scenic views but the decor is lovely and artistic in an unusual way. There are other regular diners that frequent the Brass Monkey too. Just before sunset a quarrel of sparrows come to visit Raj for a feed of broken rice. A South African, a Kiwi and a Scotsman walked into a restaurant..... The rest is history ..... and hopefully we get to visit again soon.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 24 February 2020

If you’re in KK this is a must visit! The curried mutton stew was really tasty! Their drinks and customer service is superb.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 12 February 2020

Their food served is still great and taste good too and will come back for more one of these days with friends.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 January 2020

Food was one of the best I’ve been to. Hard to choose as it’s varied in style as the owner has many influences but the curried mutton stew was out of this world! My partners dish was equally tasty. As it was quiet we g...out chanting to the owner who was a really friendly interesting character. If you’re in Kota Kinabalu this really is a must visitMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 5 September 2019

Brass Monkey Cafe & Bar is a highly recommended place to go. It offers cosy ambiance with unique decor, great hospitality rendered by Raja and his team, and awe inspiring gourmet food served. The Grill Mustard Chicken is highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 September 2019

Great dinning experience. Food wise above average but not excellent for the price you pay (more like a 5 star hotel pricing) However I'm rating it 5 cause of its outstanding service. The Food & Beverage Director, Mr Raja Sagaran has attention to details on...every expect of the service. He trained his waiter / waitress very well. Consistently checking on the food and the well being of his dinners which are very rare nowadays. Overall great experience and will recommend this restaurant.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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haizumhussin
3 September 2018|
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Response from pumpscity | Reviewed this property |
I know this restaurant serve no pork.
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21 May 2017|
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Yes Steak can be served with red wine sauce
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Frequently Asked Questions about Brass Monkey Cafe & Bar

Yes, Brass Monkey Cafe & Bar offers takeaway services.

Brass Monkey Cafe & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5