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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
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Reviewed 1 February 2021

Lots of choices and freshly made. Might be considered a little pricey for locals but its still good value for money with the size of their yong tau foo. Definitely a great place to eat!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 27 September 2020

Being a Ipoh local, many people told me I need to go there. Went there last year. really disappointed. The you tau foo is nothing special but super expensive. Let's rock is better with much choice. Will not go back

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 7 September 2020

This is a place that has been around for ages and it has stood the test of time. The Yong Tau Foo here is very decent. It is traditional and conscientiously prepared and there is a superb variety. To be honest I think it is...better than anything in the Klang valley and I'd say that because of the quality of its filling - the heart and soul stuffing. It is done with fresh fish and has a bounce on its bite, unlike some of the "famous" KL and Ampang venues where the stuffing is mushy. The Yong Tau Foo here tastes clean, perhaps almost too clean for some tastes that are used to the kick of MSG laden food. So, if that's what you are expecting, you might be disappointed. But if you can appreciate quality and variety of a traditionally prepared, homely taste, you'll like this. You won't feel sick because it's not too greasy and you won't feel thirsty after because of too much MSG. The Yong Tau Foo is usually paired with your choice of noodle and you can have it in curry, assam laksa, clear soup or dry tossed (kon-lo). They are all very decent. There is a lot of other stuff there as well to try and it'll be hard to resist the roast pork. That's pretty good too but its not the best... Siu-Yoke in KL and PJ is a lot better IMHO. Still, this is a place that's worth a visit if you happen to fancy Yong Tau Foo... but there is really so much more to eat in Ipoh...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 14 June 2020

People mostly come here for the yong tau fu. You can get freshly fried yong tau fu here. Ice red bean is also one of the must try when you visit here. YOu also also try the crunchy and juicy roast pork here which is...just beside of the YTF stall.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 28 December 2019 via mobile

Look at the layer of grease on the floor that non careful person would have slip and fall. Still a must not miss location for the food (mostly deep fried) and co order with noodles of your choice in different sauce.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 12 September 2019 via mobile

I liked there choice and variety and there are other things to eat than just the normal yong tau foo. Assam Laksa tastes good and the chicken is actually very tasted. The kueh wasn’t as nice however the soup at this stall is really good....This tree foot hawker has plenty of hawkers next to it so get here and try the food and if too full of next door. We came here on the way back from Kellie Castle and Gua Tempurung.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 20 August 2019 via mobile

This has been a must-go whenever we are visiting Ipoh and the YTH is comfort food to our soul. Their Penang laksa still maintain the authentic taste.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 25 May 2019 via mobile

It is a typical suburban coffee shop, you will see lots of people cueing and eating. The taufoo is tasty n quite cheap if compare to Big City.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 12 May 2019

I tot it's like something great.... just normal yong tau fu. Lotsa various types to choose from. Can order together with soupy noodles. Can even request dem to deep fry the yong tau fu. It's about RM0.90 per piece. There's other stalls around it too....Like a mini food court. I went there that time wasn't many pple. Overall ok lah.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 April 2019 via mobile

Must order Jelly Iced Bowl, Iced Red Bean, Laksa Noodles & Fried Tofu, Fried WanTan, Fried Brinjal, Fried MengKuang Kuih

Date of visit: April 2019
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Ong C
10 January 2019|
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Response from Richard L | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about their open in CNY or not.
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msniacsndra
20 August 2016|
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Response from 36adelinet | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so although no pork is served. But other stores around the place might have.
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  • Value: 4
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