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36 & 38 Jalan Bukit Mayang 1/2, Petaling Jaya 47301, Malaysia
+60 3-7803 3527
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very busy, and clearly popular with locals ... I was advised that it was a fish restaurant so we had several fish dishes Service was slow.. food good but not great ... lacking extra spices Considering the decor it felt expensive.. I've had better for cheaper in the area

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Thank Stuart D
Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We ordered Sang Har Mein and the waitress helpfully informed us that the prawns cost RM60 each and would that be OK with us? We ordered 1 prawn with our noodles. And, we also ordered the Petai with prawns. The noodles were extremely tasty and cooked just right. The sauce was most delicious and the prawn was really fresh. It... More 

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Thank LL721
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

The crab dishes here are really tasty. The other non-crab dishes are average. The prices for crabs are very cheap so if you want a really good and hearty meal, I fully recommend this restaurant. Finding a parking is an absolute nightmare so either go early (6pm-ish) or park along the houses behind the restaurant. Place can also get quite... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

People goes to this restaurant for one dish only, crabs. They do it in many flavours, butter, chilli, kam heong, steamed etc. Each to one's own preference. My favourite is butter. Only one bone to pick, and noticed that the sauce and the buns have gone smaller in size compared to previous visits. Will still go back, but hope they... More 

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1 Thank tony12cu
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I went there 3 times but still feel the food is average. Current promotion on crabs - RM 28/ pc is cheap, taste is ok, just do not have the feeling of excellent.

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Thank Jazziv
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Wong Poh has been a legend for some time. It's a de facto seafood restaurant that frankly, won't go wrong. Tonight though, it didn't live up to its reputation. It was just average. It leaves you saying,"I've had better".

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Thank Danny C
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Hi and thanks for reading. Was there this evening as 6A&2C(14&15 years). Had dinner in RM$ with ascending ratings of poor, average, good & excellant 1) Crab @ Rm28 per kilo Butter type of cooking-excellant Sweet chili - good Marmite - average 2) plain buns (fried or steam @ 0.50 each) 3) French bean with salted duck egg - 35... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I went with my American and Indian friends.We have traveled to many places for food, this restaurant is good. We had the signature butter crab with fried mantou,braised pork ribs (melt in your mouth), fried squid, kang kung in sambal and tau foo. We are happy to say that we had a most satisfying dinner.The trick is to order the... More 

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Thank Epicurus8888
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Crab were good.. 2 crab at RM86.. The Vegetable is RM10, slight expensive though.. Plain Vege.. Tofu with minced meat is RM8.. Tea they charge RM 4.. Rice at RM1.30... Overall good.. Recommended ! Will be back again !

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

That was my 1st time visit & was the worst service we never met before, bad & impatient woman to take our order, ask her to recommend dish & never give us a friendly recommendation, need to call and call people to add rice, need to cancel order they only will take attention on your table. What the hell is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 & 38 Jalan Bukit Mayang 1/2, Petaling Jaya 47301, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Petaling District  >  Petaling Jaya
  • Phone Number: +60 3-7803 3527

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