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AUTHENTIC TRADITIONAL
SUNGAI CUISINE

The Smiling Boat Riverside Café is located on the banks of the Kinabatangan River, at the KOPEL centre under the Kinabatangan River Bridge. Catering for early sunrise wildlife river cruises, we are open from 6am to 10pm – Tuesday through Sunday.

LOCATION & HOURS

Smiling Boat Riverside Cafe, Jalan Feri Lama Kg Mengaris Mukim Batu Puteh, 90200 Kinabatangan, Sabah

+60 89 551 070

Tuesday - Sunday

6AM - 10PM

TASTE OF THE KINABATANGAN

Our café is designed in honour of our cultural heritage and close ties to the river and our promise is to revive, protect and share our traditional foods and flavours. We guarantee wholesome homecooked foods, full of taste and the rich goodness from the river and its riverside. Join us at the Smiling Boat Riverside Café to explore the local culinary secrets of the Kinabatangan.

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MENOMPOS CULTURE GROUP

The Café hosts regular lively evening culture performances with traditional music by local artists to helps create a relaxed and happy mood at the Smiling Boat Riverside Café. Group dinners and events are welcome and can be arranged - and advanced booking is essential. Enjoy a local traditional fare or our fusion selections at the Smiling Boat River Side Cafe.