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Kota Bharu, Malaysia
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Breakfast stop

We were driving from Tumpat to Dungun and decided to make a breakfast stop here based on the reviews. I wouldn't say the food is terribly good but we did enjoy our drinks (simple old school kopitiam style) and the roti kahwin (big slabs of toast on which you slather some butter and kaya). As for... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
ChanIrene2014
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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Kulim, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

A lovely place to chill out. You can have a cup of coffee, a teh tarik, nasi lemak if you like, besides the delicacies of Kelantan like nasi lauk, nasi dagang or just roti bakar with what white house is famous for, its kaya or egg jam.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

We were driving from Tumpat to Dungun and decided to make a breakfast stop here based on the reviews. I wouldn't say the food is terribly good but we did enjoy our drinks (simple old school kopitiam style) and the roti kahwin (big slabs of toast on which you slather some butter and kaya). As for the pre-packed nasi lemak,... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I was informed by several locals that this place is often closed at the owner's pleasure and the reasons are mostly unascertainable. However, I was in luck as during the time of visit, they were open for business. This place was recommended by my husband as it used to be my late father in law's favourite place for breakfast whenever... More 

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George Town, Malaysia
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46 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Many people hate their service. I'm quite neutral about this since I come from Penang where sometimes you have to wait for almost 2 hours for a plate of Char Koay Teow. I have fond memories of this place. I was in Kelantan at the age around 5, and the smell and the colour of the red bricks of this... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I came here twice in my trip to Kelantan. Pleasant visit!! The price of the coffee is not really high than we expected and we came here at midnight! Surprising it was very good! The roti Bakar made me thinks about White House and the uniqueness of the Kaya! Penang can't find such Kaya to be amazed and one thing... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

this is a good old place for kota bharu folks. everybody knows this shop. even VIPs come here to sip the good coffee. personnally, the coffee was not bad, the toast and the egg too. there are other local food brought in and sold at this place. what i am disappointed was it took so long to serve our food... More 

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72 reviews 72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Not sure why it was famous. For food and coffee. Just famous in kelantan as one of local told me that it is place that you must come when u visit kelantan. So I did but didn't see anything special about it and I would say so so and you need to wait for a place and food. So your... More 

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Kota Bharu, Malaysia
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4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This was what I saw in my last visit then no more go there. Two ladies were sat a table infront of us waiting for the table to be wiped dry. Waited for some time nothing was done so one of the lady took few pieces of tissue from the box that placed on the table. When the shop owner's... More 

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

i been here since i was little. the toasted bread and the homemade kaya was delicious. Also got Nasi Tumpang ( fish/shirmp) on banana leaves that wrap like a CONE.

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Kota Bharu, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

If you're looking to be ill-treated and love bad manners from the owner and the staffs, you've come to the right place.

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Address: Kota Bharu, Malaysia
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kelantan  >  Kota Bharu

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  • Address: Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kelantan  >  Kota Bharu

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