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5 Star Hainanese Chicken Rice & BBQ Pork

No. 1 Jalan Centre Point, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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No. 1 Jalan Centre Point, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whatever you order here will make you pleased, period! The hainanese steamed chicken is superb. The char stew (pork) is just to die for. If you are in kk you got to try this place you wonť be dissapointed.

Thank Ludvig E
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This looks like a typical local restaurant but seemed to be used to tourists. Service was fast with people acknowledging my entry and seating me and taking my order as soon as I walked in (good if you know what you want but not so...More

Thank Nii Lu C
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Rarely does a resto live up to its trade name... "5 Star Hainanese Chiken Rice"... Well, this restaurant (the group of restos in KK) all do it! Been coming to these restos for over 7 years and it is always sublime! PS Other dishes are...More

Thank Merril Y
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered broiled chicken drumstick mixed with bbq pork rice set. Bbq pork thinly sliced n drumstick looks more like d chicken wing drumstick parts. Cost not really justify. Unless no choice n in a rush.

Thank Florence C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I prefer their Wisma Merdeka branch; it is more comfortable and is better located. They serve a variety of dishes and almost all of them are delicious. My favourite dish is the stir-fried kuey teow belacan. They are also very well-equipped to serve tourists. Clean,...More

Thank Leyla m
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We looked around a few places for some good Hainanese chicken and settled on this place despite its appearances. We found the rice in Kota Kinabalu to be of inferior quality but the rice here was pretty decent. Of course, the chicken did not disappoint.

Thank planetbackpacker
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had high expectations about this place after reading all the comments . We went there after visiting Gaya street Sunday market and we ordered the Hainanese chicken drumsticks. The meat was not tender at all and the rice was the worst rice I have...More

Thank ju h
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I think the name of the shop is attracting negative comments... Its called Hainanese Chinese Rice but that's not what they are famous for... They serve many other local dishes... one of which was Tuaran Mee... I visited their Wisma Merdeka branch late in the...More

Thank 8KKC8
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The 5 Star Hainanese Chicken Rice & BBQ Pork was our favorite restaurant when we were in Kota Kinabalu. Their pork bbq is so tender and flavorful which is what we always get. Service is efficient and most of all it is very affordable. You...More

Thank Trece V
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We looking for a restaurant to fill up our tummy. Out to curiosity, many people queuing outside this restaurant, we give it a try. To my satisfaction, the food was nice. We ordered roasted duck and chicken. Will go there again to try out other...More

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 1 Jalan Centre Point, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
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