With view like Gaya Island on one side, and the international Sutera Harbour Golf course on the other side, Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe, which offers a fusion of Italian and Spanish Cuisines, is a great place to dine and wine down after a busy day.
Located at the Waterfront Kota Kinabalu, which is one of the best gourmet destinations in Kota Kinabalu City, and with the South China Sea fronting the Cafe, Toscani’s Wine & Dine is right in the centre of the city. It is also within walking distance from most of the city Hotels, and just a stone throw away from Warisan Square and Centre Point Shopping Mall.
Mediterranean deco echos around the interior of Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe, a fake balcony with two traditional Mediterranean windows decorates one side of the upper wall. Black classic iron railings entwined with artificial leaves, coupled with a ground and upper layers of tables and seats decorate the other side of the wall.
Air-conditioners and classic fans help to cool down the warm humid climate of the tropical. Not forgetting the warm yellow lights reflecting on the earthly brown floor tiles which give the place an even more relaxing feel.
Italy and Spain lie in the southern part of Europe, and just north of the Mediterranaen Sea. These two countries together with France are the birth place of the Southern European cuisines, which are centred around wine and herbs. Based on this the head chef and owner of Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe, Mr. Liong, has prepared a host of delicious steak, salad, seafood, pasta and pizza to entertain the ever growing clientele.
Choice of seafood is plentiful. Starting with seashells, yummy dishes have name like Baked Garlic Pesto Oyster, Chilli Mussel and Stir Fried Vongole. Next on the menu are prawns and crabs, with platter like Grilled Garlic Butter Tiger Prawns, and Sweet and Sour Crabs.
Baked Cheese Seabass Pasta, Deep Fried Calamari, plus a bit of Asian flavour the Seafood Fried Rice, are also in the menu. The flagship Presidential Platter a combination of seafood variety, include half Thermidor lobster price at RM 159.90. is a must try specialty.
Pastas, like Fettuccine, Fusilli, Penne and Spaghetti, are the choice of clients and they can have them mixed with tasty sauce like Bolognese or Carbonara. Simply Grilled selection includes Chicken, Fish & Chip, Lamb, Salmon and Tenderloin Steak.
The Italian Stone Pizza that comes with topping like seafood, pepperoni, vegetarian, bolognese and margherita is another choice. Other items like salad, soup, appetizer, lasagna, sandwitches, and desserts are also available.
Wine has begun to get more popular with KK Lites lately, and Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe has wines imported from many parts of the world. What better place to enjoy a glass of wine with loved ones, and be enchanted by the beautiful sunset and evening view from the outdoor seat at Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe. Nice friendly staff and relaxed and easy music make dinning at Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe an unforgettable experience.
Operation Hours: 11am to 11pm
Toscani’s Wine & Dine Cafe
Lot 14, Waterfront Kota Kinabalu,
81000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
tel: 6088 242 879
hp: 6012 833 3609, 6016 810 7088