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73 Jalan Bandar Timah, Ipoh 30000, Malaysia
6052553076
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a super crowded place if you come on a weekend or PH. The Ipoh Hor Fun is very good. Do order a plate of bean sprouts which is very good as their sauce is very aromatic. The other worth trying is the Ipoh version of Chee Cheong Fun. Coffee and their custard is ok too.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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94 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This joint was brimming with locals so finding a seat was difficult! The custard was creamy and delicious but I rarely eat custards so can't compare the flavour to others. Besides that, overall average to good food.

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Thank raisagd
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone says to go here to eat the custard pudding. I think it is overated. Do try the Kuey Teow Soup noodles and pork satay.

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Adelaide, Australia
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It always happens!! Everywhere anywhere! The food offered are just normal ordinary. Not awesome ..not bad...not deplorable! Filling your hunger is as good as any excuse to have the food there! If others say or write its a must try must have food expedition...then seriously they haven't tasted culinary choices of other places other countries. Not to be rude nor... More 

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Thank Sian O
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit old coffee shop in ipoh. A must try for the chicken ho fun and traditional coffee. The pork satay is okay. I gave a 5 star bcos you can experience true ipoh favour over here. However, the shop is always full and extremely crowded in weekend.

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Thank terrykow
Melbourne
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's a food option to satisfy virtually every Malaysian Chinese palate for a small price and a high quality that makes this a must have eating experience whenever in Ipoh.

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Thank teccoman
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic Ipoh Chu cheong fun and Ipoh chicken prawn hor fun. Expect long wait for the hor fun but worth it. White coffee here doesn't live up to expectation.

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Thank Adrian S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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157 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the best Chicken kuey teow soup 雞絲河粉 and creme caramel around. Crazy queues though and be prepared to wait as the uncle takes his time to prepare each bowl diligently.

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Thank Meng Yang N
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this place since I was 10 years and still go there every time I am in Ipoh. I am 60 now and live in Singapore. The place is always crowded and the variety of food is still there. However the quality of some stalls are not what it used to be. But to us seniors it is... More 

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Thank IYKL
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always crowded. Don't expect cafe style of serving. Food are cookec right in front of you. Traditional Ipoh noddle, rojak with sauce in small bowls to dip, chicken rice etc. Don't worry about hygiene, 1000+ custoners go through this coffee shop without feeling uncomfortable One more, don't bother to compare whether the next door coffee shop is better. You could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Jalan Bandar Timah, Ipoh 30000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh
  • Phone Number: 6052553076

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