The name of the restaurant says it all, Hong Kong Recipe. This restaurant offers a wide variety of food and drink that are popular in Hong Kong, one of the iconic city of Asia. The good news for KK Lites is for now we don’t have to travel all the way to Hong Kong just for some good food. We can now enjoy delicious Hong Kong style cooking right at our door step, be it breakfast, lunch or dinner. Apart from that, price in KK is much cheaper compared with those in Hong Kong, saving us chunk of pocket money. Situated at Warisan Square, a nice and trendy shopping mall at the waterfront, Hong Kong Recipe is easily reached by foot or by car. It has an air conditioned section and an out door section, a sanctuary for the smokers.
The ambiance here is great too. Other than comfortable nice tables and chairs, the restaurant’s wall and ceiling are decorated with lots of orange colour, which make the place relaxing and have a sexy feeling to it. Having conversation is also a bit easy and convenient. if compared with some other popular kopitiams in KK, where the sound decibel level can be deafening.
The food and drink selection on the menu can be a bit mind-boggling if you are a first timer here. Just the drinks alone, there are as many as 80 items to choose from. Noodle and rice are the main dishes here, and they can be mixed with different meats to create different combination of dishes. Braised, fried, deep fried, steamed and stewed, these are the many different Chinese cooking styles used to prepare food here. The meats selection include beef, chicken, duck, and lamb, as well as seafood like fish and prawn. Nibbling food like breads with a variety of styles is on offer. The menu also helps to give some really good tips by highlighting the popular dishes with nice pictures and with recommendation. You can come here week after week, and yet not able to finish all the food items offered by the menu. Price starts from about RM 10 per person including drink and food.
Highly recommended are the spinach noodles. If spinach can give super strength to Popeye, it surely is going to make us healthier with good carbohydrate if not the strength. Spinach noodles are served dry with sauce or in soup, with a few selections of meat.
This restaurant is the few places in Kota Kinabalu, where one can enjoy a good tasty cheese baked rice. You can choose from one of the following items: beef, chicken chop, pork chop, lamb chop, seafood, or Taiwan sausage, to go with the cheese baked rice.
Those yummy red BBQ pork, shinny roasted pork and the brownish roasted duck hanging on the counter are sure going to make one mouth watering. Have them in rice or noodle, one just can’t go wrong with them. Here you get the real wantan which is stuffed with prawn and pork. This outlet is at Warisan Square, there is also another outlet at 1Borneo Hypermall.
Opening hours: 8am to 10pm.
Hong Kong Recipe
Lot. BG 06, Ground Floor, Warisan Square,
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
Tel: 6088 484 228
Fax: 6088 484 227