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Old Town Kopitiam

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2 Jalan Tun Sambathan | Old Town, Ipoh, Malaysia
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Most of the people will know what happened to this chains. Food are getting poor because the hands that prepare them mostly foreign workers. Food chain are by suppliers, and quality definitely drop when they can't cope up. I don't recommend anyone to go anymore. I myself had stopped since 2011, I was once a daily supporter.

Thank chengyeekin
Leverkusen, Germany
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Had a good time there. White café was intersting. Food was tasty but nothing special. Other Drinks were outstanding. Staff is very friendly but a little slow.

Thank TWeGER
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place to hangout.. many mosquitos outside. Sit inside haha..the building is beautiful. Food is the same as any branches. The scenery counts

Thank AminHashim
Jakarta, Indonesia
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

They have several branch in the town. Tried the ice coffee and the pastry (kaya bread). The most original one is the shop located near the old man's mural. The shop is divided between smoking and non-smoking and the waitress served very fast and well.

Thank Susan S
Melbourne, Australia
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Taxi driver recommended this place to us as good reliable food. The drinks very welcome and the food - steamed ginger rice was quite good & enjoyable with a balance of flavour, but it took a long time to arrive. The Cashier had to follow up for us before "it will be another 5 minutes" mid afternoon and not busy... More 

Thank Allan K
Ipoh, Malaysia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Just make sure it is a weekend or a public holiday. Working days are hopeless as the area is very busy with a lot of traffic and people hurrying about as this is commercial hub of Ipoh and the law courts are nearby. However, it is very different on a weekend or public holiday. The place is so serene as... More 

Thank IpohKiddo
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87 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The restaurant is a classic and have history. Delicious food variety.Coffee is original. If you come to Ipoh you must visit this restaurant

Thank songwut1_kwanwong
Kampar District, Malaysia
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Nice place to chill and eat for coffee lovers and kuetiow/mee lovers. Ordered Iced Mocha Hazelnut everytime I come here.

Thank EddyEdd
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Must try white coffee if you are a coffee lover ! Crowded but still worth a wait. Suggest go early and try white coffee go with bread and hald boiled eggs.

Thank Josephine F
Singapore, Singapore
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528 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Not a good place for coffee and food . Coffee not good. Food did not taste nice. Probably franchise eateries are like that. Go other places nearby.

Thank bennyvectra

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Asian, Malaysian
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Jalan Tun Sambathan | Old Town, Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh

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