A hot afternoon is typical of Tawau. This may be the reason behind the love of shaved ice by the people of Tawau as an afternoon snack. the shaved ice is served with syrup and a variety of condiments, and is more commonly to be known as ABC. Apart from ABC, snow ice ( a fluffy ice dessert made from seasonal fruits) and shaved ice served with fruits is also quite popular.
Address: Taman Thien Vun, 91000 Tawau, Sabah
2.Indo cafe II
Adress: Pusat Komersial Unijaya, Jalan Sungai Tanjong, 91000 Tawau, Sabah
Indo Cafe II is a cafe specialising in Indonesian specialties. Favourites include banana fritters sprinkled with grated cheese and palm sugar, Avocado Sago, mango Sago and Durian Sago.
3.Kedai Kopi Huah Hing
A dessert shop that can trace its origin back to the year 1957 and is now managed by its third generation. Its ABC (a shaved iced dessert with red bean, cream corn, jelly, cendol which is a type of jelly made using pandan juice and green bean powder, syrup and evaporated milk), CBA(a shaved iced dessert with fruits, syrup and evaporated milk) and ABC+CBA is its main selling point. Its red bean and cendol are home made. Now, it also serves toasted bread with various spreads such as kaya.
Business hours: 11:00am – 5:00pm (Sundays off days)