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shopping and eat Thai food

so many people on weekend, there are so many local food from thailand, handbags, houseware... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Butterworth, Malaysia
Variety of local and neighbouring products

Went twice on Friday and Sunday but both days were very jam and parking was scarce. The Arcade is... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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22 Apr 2018
“shopping and eat Thai food”
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“Great shopping and snacks”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

He had to visit place since we were here. Great place to get great Thai snacks, and shopping for cheap stuff, like t-shirts, shorts and souvenirs. Make sure you bargain!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ganesh L
Reviewed 23 April 2018

so many people on weekend, there are so many local food from thailand, handbags, houseware etc.. we even had our lunch here

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank maneh
Reviewed 19 February 2018

A small border town with usual bars and eateries. The town itself is quite nice but has seen better days. Typical for border towns it has a dodgy feel about it with a little sleazy edge. Still felt quite safe though.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank PaulM9349
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

You can see many things for sales likes food, clothes and also mattress.. there are things like culinary that old citizen like to buy and so on. Go there by car or by train exit at padang besar ktm stesen

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank najihah922
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Went twice on Friday and Sunday but both days were very jam and parking was scarce. The Arcade is an old building and central as most visitors will visit the centre first. There were shophouses along the way and some wooden stalls nearby selling homogeneous...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank acindy77
Reviewed 30 April 2017

this place suitable for anybody who like to shopping ori or fake items.. for me i like to walk around & its choices of food at the stalls. this place similar with Rantau Panjang & Pengkalan Kubur at Kelantan. only most of the seller are...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank azmiapeng
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Just few stalls selling tshirts, toys, head scarf, brooches, tit-bits and bags. Quite pricey for certain items. Nothing much here, just to past time. We only bought tit-bits in 30 minutes we already left the arked.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank MarSya78
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is just a place for traveler to catch train/transport from Malaysia to Thailand or from vice versa. . Have duty free shop that people often come to buy chocolates. . If want to withdraw money, here only have BSN and Maybank. Post office quite...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank hHaniza
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Search for "Arked Niaga" on google map or Waze. Arked Niaga is selling pirated branded cloths while the market beside selling Thai snacks (3 for RM10), place to grab some pulut (glutinous rice) too! Remember to bargain to get good price, speak Malay (Bahasa Melayu)...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank yimin516
Reviewed 28 December 2015

You may want to visit Padang Besar main complex before proceeding to Thailand border. There are a lot of shopping stalls in these small town just before the immigration complex. Some budget hotels are also available or else stay in Kanagar city or Arau which...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank JIMZA_LUK
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