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A terrible place to go shopping. Sellers are rude and intrusive. Quality of goods low. Prices may... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fredrik E
,
Täby, Stockholm County, Sweden
got some great bargains here

great bargains, good atmosphere and nicely decorated but you must also know when to say no is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
maria_1550
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good32%
  • Average41%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“branded bags” (3 reviews)
“great street” (3 reviews)
“street food” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A terrible place to go shopping. Sellers are rude and intrusive. Quality of goods low. Prices may seem low, but as it is mostly cheap know-off's it's of no value. I would recommend going to the Central Market instead where you can find some proper...More

Thank Fredrik E
Reviewed 1 week ago

great bargains, good atmosphere and nicely decorated but you must also know when to say no is usually crowded but in a good way Just do not know why this is called a fleamarket because they only sell new stuff, also counterfeit stuff, bjut nothing...More

Thank maria_1550
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lively streets with souvenirs and food stalls, It is more interesting to visit on evenings, however I would avoid eating anything as the hygiene standards are very poor...Don't be fooled by some food bloggers that speak about delicious food on their you tube videos, most...More

Thank Leo D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To be fai, I'm not fan of too crowded places but this particular place made me claustrophobic as hell. I remember mongkok and temple street in Hong Kong as busy but this place takes thw crown. Full of fake brands and beware of petty thieves....More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

It is an over priced tourist trap selling very poor quality cheap items on a market street. They are selling only fake rubbish good. People go there because they've heard about it. There are small shops selling local food items are also there. Don't buy...More

Thank SURIE_S
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Nothing special here. Fake bags, watches, clothes and a lot of food stalls and even more people. Like chinatown elsewhere but not as good. If you are in the are then go for an experience, otherwise skip it.

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 24 October 2017

It is an experience. Yes there are bargains to be had, after you have endured the charms of the stall holders calling you young beautiful and lucky

Thank Neil_Gresham
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I've been here for 3 hours. Looking around and buy some souvenirs to bring it back to my own country. Try to negotiate with the seller before u purchase some goods. The food is more delicious and more cheaper than jalan alor in my opinion....More

Thank jelitaanggraini
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

There was nothing really special about Petaling unless you are looking for cheap product imitations of signature brands. It was a little bit dull and somewhat dirtier than the average thrift night market. There was not a whole lot of food options either. We would...More

Thank Steven Victor V
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Nothing to exciting down here, once you have walked past 10 stalls you will see the same items again and again. Fake handbags, watches and sunglasses . Bit of a let down.

Thank wazza_1000
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outtahereNJ
1 September 2017|
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Response from Anyse J | Reviewed this property |
I found that the stalls behind the stalls on the street can actually charge a lot less than those on the street. I went to 8 different places for a new suitcase and found one in one of those back stalls! You have to really... More
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