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My Village Barok

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Jalan Brooke | Jalan, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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16:30 - 12:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 16:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 12:00
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Perth
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167 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Cross the river to the other side of Kuching and you find this restaurant behind the food court. If you like hot and spicy, try the Nasi Ayam Ketok. A definite must to try. There are also lots of seafood dishes.

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Thank john59perth
Georgetown, Malaysia
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31 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Great food with reasonable price. Must visit for tourists to taste local foods.However the service need some improvement especially the waiters not organized (food delivered not to the right table)

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Thank Meor M
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Great place recommended to us by another traveller in Borneo. The barbecue lamb was amazing (spicy) as were scallops, and Tomyan soup. Nice setting across the river behind the kampung.

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Thank Victoria F
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

My colleague and I had a feast here for dinner yesterday! We tried the ayam pansoh (chicken cooked in bamboo), umai (raw fish salad), midin belacan (wild fern in shrimp paste) and grilled scallop. Each dish was a culinary explosion, with different flavours. Never had such diversity of flavours in a single restaurant. Must, must try!!

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Thank chitra devi g
Kuching, Malaysia
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593 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

The location can be a bit tricky. Need to use waze to get there at least once. Back to the restaurant, it was beautiful decorated in local native designs and architecture. It felt like it is in a long house, hence, the name barok. The food is nice, very nice actually and the prices are reasonable

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Thank AChee74
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Recently dropped by at Barok at Kampong Boyan for dinner. I brought my family for a meal of 6. We ordered Meal Pax 2. 1. Siakap Fish cooked in '5 Rasa' 2. Butter Prawns 3. Squid cooked in spicy chilly sauce 4. Tom Yam Soup 5 . Accompanied with plain rice 6. Midin cooked with Belacan Price RM 120 But... More 

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1 Thank fiz S
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered a family set for 6 pax for 6 of us, which includes seabass, vegetables soup, Stir-fried vegetables, squid, big prawns, omelette and rice. Fruit punch (sirap barok) was also included in the package! The food came served to us in a timely and friendly manner and we really enjoyed it. We ordered extra dishes like the midin, a... More 

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Thank 123letsgonow
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

13 aug 16 Such a bad exprience. Slow service. Order food at 8.30pm package 1. Until 9.45pm still not ready. Super slow. Restaurant smell bad. Will never come to this place anymore. 100% not recomended

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1 Thank Indra J
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Love the relaxing ambient. And love the gravy of "ayam ketuk". Hot, spicy and sweet... Just a walking distance to Mira cakehouse

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1 Thank Noraini H
North Mackay, Australia
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

We went here during Ramadhan, so everyone is lining up to break the fast after the evening prayer. The place was very busy. You order your meal on entry {can be tricky, if you don't know the local dishes}, then find a place and wait, hoping that you get what you ordered. The staff seem to have a good memory... More 

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1 Thank Hans Q

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian, Halal
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 23:30
Monday
16:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 23:30
Thursday
16:30 - 23:30
Friday
16:30 - 12:00
Saturday
16:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Brooke | Jalan, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sarawak  >  Kuching

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