Guide to Kota Kinabalu Vegan Restaurants, Vegetarian Restaurants, Natural Foods, & Health Food Stores.
Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (21 Listings)
Lot 5-0, Tingkat Bawah, Wk Commercial centre, Jalan Bundusan, Penampang, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese
Offers an extensive vegan food menu of Chinese dishes with several kinds of fake meats. No garlic or onion used. Moderate.
Lot 3-1 and 4-1, Blk B, Lrg Plaza Kingfisher 2, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, 88450
Mon-Tue 10:00am-2:00pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm, Thu-Sun 10:00am-2:00pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Malay
Chinese vegetarian food restaurant. Inexpensive.
Suria Sabah Shopping Centre, Lot G5, 1-8 & 1-79 G & 1st Floor, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Asian, International, Pizza, Bakery, Take-out
Offers a varied menu of vegetarian food and cakes. Has pasta, pizza, sandwich, salad, noodle, and rice dishes. Modern atmosphere with many tables. Multiple locations in Malaysia. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.
Ground Floor, Block F, Metro Town, Jalan Lintas, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Asian, International, Pizza, Bakery, Take-out
Another branch of this popular restaurant. Offers a varied menu of vegetarian food and cakes. Moderate.
20 Lorong Lintas Plaza 2 , Lintas Plaza, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Malaysian, Chinese
Chinese name 城市素食小館. Often busy. Directions: Lintas Plaza is off Jalan Lintas and is about 700m from the intersection with Jalan Penampang (the road to Penampang). You could take bus 13 from the city to Penampang and get off at this intersection and walk the rest of the way. More info: srimelaka.com/vege.html Moderate.
Ground & 1st Floor, Lot 4, Block 18, Bandar Baru Penampang, Kota Kinabalu, 89500
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Malaysian, Asian, Chinese, Western, Catering, Take-out
Re-opened in Bandar Baru Penampang. Vegetarian food and pastries. On 1st and 15th of lunar calendar free economy buffet. Moderate.
Lot 8-9, Ground Floor, Blk 15, Bandar Baru Penampang, Batu 5, Jl. Penampang 5, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Mon 7:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm, Wed-Sun 7:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm
From downtown take the bus#13 towards Penampang, stop one street immediately after Servay Hypermarket's street, second building from there. Name in Chinese: 翠園素食館. Inexpensive.
Gaya Street, 128, Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Mon-Fri 7:00am-2:00pm, Sun 7:00am-2:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Indonesian, Take-out
Vegan-owned restaurant specializing in Indonesian vegetarian cuisine. Its popular dishes are the nasi kuning Indonesia and the yellow rice. Note that it shares a dining area with a non-veg eatery but not the plates or utensils. Cash only. Inexpensive.
Jalan Pintas Penampang, Kota Kinabalu, 89500
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Malaysian, Taiwanese, Fast food, Take-out
Food stall in Millennium Kobusak, in a housing area near CKS supermarket, the owner is a vegetarian who used to live in Taiwan. Makes vegetarian fare with Taiwanese style as well local cuisine: hot noodles, curry laksa, nasi lemak, porridge, braised tofu, and more. Large potions. Since 2012. Cash only. Moderate.
Lot 6, Grd. Floor, Block A, Heritage Plaza, Luyang, Bandaraya (at /opposite Luyang Clinic), Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Vegetarian restaurant in Bandaraya area of Kota Kinabalu. Moderate.
Jalan Centre Point, Centre Point, Lot S24 Basement, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo
Note that some meals contain eggs. Inexpensive.
Jln Tun Razak, Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Buffet, Malaysian, Chinese, Fast food, Take-out
A small buffet style eatery in the food court of the Wisma Nerdeka Mall. Has fried rice, curry, and tea. NOTE: please send map coordinates to happycow! Inexpensive.
Lot 2-0-3, Kolam Center, Phase 2, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Take-out
Chinese name 月樺素食. Vegetarian food in Kota Kinabalu. Jan 2014 reported still open. Call for hours - tell us. Moderate.
Lot 10, Block C, Ground Floor, City Mall, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
This organic shop has a dining section that serves brown rice, organic noodles, vegetables, salads, juices, soymilk, and flower tea. Air-conditioned. Call for hours - tell us. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.
Ground Floor, Block C, Phase 1, Lot 3-0, Inanam Business Center, Jalan Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, 88450
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Indonesian
Vegetarian restaurant in Inanam area near the 7-eleven at Jalan business center which is besides the Inanam bus terminal. Moderate.
Lorong Kemajuan Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, Asian, Western, International, Buffet
Spacious vegetarian restaurant in a 4-star vegetarian hotel that opened in 2014. Serves breakfast buffet 7-10am after which is a la carte menu. Accepts credit cards. Expensive.
Basement Food Court, Kompleks Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Asian, Malaysian, Fast food
Signage says "sayur-sayurani...serve no pork." Karamunsing Complex basement food court hole-in-the-wall kind of eatery. Small menu of vegetarian dishes with other dishes pre-prepared in bain-marie. Possibly shares plates and cutlery with other food court outlets. Cash only. Inexpensive.
G76 & G77, Ground Floor, Block C, Kompleks Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Japanese, Buffet, Asian
Offers an upmarket all-you-can-eat quality buffet style service (not economy rice), along with a vegetarian sushi train for only RM 9.90. Has Japanese influence but is more broadly Asian with different dishes such as nasi lemak, curry, tofu dishes, and vegetables. Buffet includes soup and fruit. Plenty of vegan food but need to check what is available each day. 10-minute walk from the KK central tourist zone, in the Karamunsing Complex. Owner is a vegetarianism advocate. Inexpensive.
G17, Jalan Tun Razak (at /Wisma Sabah), Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Western, American, Chinese, Take-out
Provides simple breakfast such as economy noodles, Chinese pastries, sandwiches, pastries plus lunch dishes like economy rice, noodles, sweet soups, sandwiches, burgers, and snacks. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Inexpensive.
Warisan Square, Jalan Dua Pulu (at Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens), Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Cuisine: Indian, Arabic, Middle Eastern, Juice bar, Non-veg
Serves meat, veg options available. Vegans could get falafel, 3 varieties of hummus, babaganouj, tabouleh, and a few others. Fresh juices as well. English spoken, English menu. Sheesha is available. Has outdoor seating. Inexpensive.
Lot 24, Jalan Tugu, Kampung Air, Kota Kinabalu, 88300
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Malaysian, Non-veg
Serves meat, veg options available. The owner is long-time vegetarian who serves vegetarian food, but the kitchen is shared and others cooking and selling fish on the premise. So this is listed as veg-friendly and not pure veg. Order last meal by 5pm. Moderate.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations:
Lot 10, Block C, Ground Floor, City Mall, Kota Kinabalu
Shop sells a variety of organic products including grains, beans, organic sugar and salt, vinegar, olive oil, grape seed oil, beverages, and more. Also has a food court inside.
Lot 11C, GF, Block C, Damai Plaza, Luyang, Kota Kinabalu 88300
Health food supplier & retailer.
1st floor, City Mall, Jalan Lintas, Kota Kinabalu
In the same mall than "Natural Green House Shop", this is smaller with a similar variety as well some exclusive products.
Lot 2, Blk 17, Bandar Baru Penampang (at Mile 5, Jln Penampang), Kota Kinabalu 88300
Vegetarian frozen and non-frozen products, can food, sauces and more.
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