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Restaurant Ah Kaw

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33 Jalan Perang | Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
+60 7-334 0589
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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221 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 317 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Dropped by for an early lunch on a Sunday with a couple of friends. We ordered a fish-head curry, fried kailan, crunchy calamari fried with salted egg and chillies, otah-otah and fried mee hoon (their version of 'mee fen san low' which they are well-known for). Overall, it was a very satisfying meal - portions were adequate and each dish... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Was there for their famous dry mee hoon and it was good! Other food was delicious too! The shop opens at 12 and we were there at 1230 but the fried tofu was sold out! Didn't get to try.

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Thank uaLnoM
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Before you even think of going to the so called Historical Ah Kaw Restaurant at Taman Pelangi please be cautious. I was at the restaurant for having my meal. I notice that thier menu do not have any price. To play safe i told my friends to order only the fried noodles and some side dishes. We were worried that... More 

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Thank Godloveus
Singapore, Singapore
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Johor Bahru has a unique style of fried bee hoon call San Low Bee Hoon, and you can find the best San Low Bee Hoon here. It is fried to dry, but not too dry to swallow. When serve, the aroma smell will make you even hungrier. You should not miss their wattan hor fun too when visit. The hor... More 

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Thank ongkeehong
Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Read about the reviews of this zhi zhar coffeeshop (both positive and negative) and good comments from friends. This actually managed my expectations. The menu spread is limited and a few seafood items are not available - possibly that it was a Monday. The famous beehoon dish is not par at all.

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Thank joykoo
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The fish head super expensive , services very bad & unfriendly ... Taste very normal ... Fried Mee Hun taste average ... Nothing special

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Thank Kingsley8888
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I decided to try this restaurant. Family and my experience was bad. 1. Fish is very salty 2. Food come slow 3. Egg was oily 4. They didn't put the price of the food which is not good. 5. Food portion was small 6. Food really overprice. 7. Environment of the restaurant is like average only. 8. Service was not... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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229 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The shop advertised for its signature San Lou Bee Hoon, which is also sold in another restaurant called San Low Seafood Restaurant in Jalan Merah in the same garden. Apparently, the owner of Restoran Ah Kaw was one of the original chefs of this signature dish which is known as San Lou Bee Hoon. The bee hoon was fried semi-dry,... More 

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Singapore
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Must try the fried dry bee hoon here together with the special sour chilli sauce. Other than bee hoon, try the fish head curry and also homemade toufu. There rest are pretty average.

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Thank aflame_SG
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2012

We went there many times and were always Satisfied! Fried bee hoon dry and toufu are signature. Each time we tried Some other dishes and they are all so delicious. Highly recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Jalan Perang | Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: +60 7-334 0589

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?