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Thean Chun

73 Jalan Bandar Timah, Ipoh, Malaysia
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Ranked #11 of 232 Restaurants in Ipoh
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Crave for their signature meals which known as the chicken slice hor-fun, it really tastes good surprisingly as the noodles are smooth enough for you to sip into your mouth. I would say there will be no other place can offer such a nice chicken slice hor-fun in Ipoh other from here. I was having breakfast at there and definitely... More

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

if we want to eat chicken hor fun in Ipoh, without a doubt, we would go to Thean Chun. The parking is bad and the place is usually crowded and stuffy. The wait can be pretty long. I remember the first time i was there, i was fuming mad as we waited really long. I mean, how long does it... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The famous caramel custard is nice. Satay and Ipoh chicken slice noodles (kai see hor fun) is a must try as well

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Good selection. Still run by locals instead of foreigners. Local taste maintained. Clean. Good lunch crowd.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Very great local food housed in a traditional Chinese coffee shop. Make sure you try the caramel pudding (which sells very fast, better go in the morning), pork satay, popiah and lobak from next door, and also the chicken hor fun.

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Kuching, Malaysia
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119 reviews 119 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were here on a Friday and was worried that it will be hard to get a seat since its so famous. Luckily place wasnt as pack as we thought. There were still 1-2 empty tables. The hor fun soup was slightly sweeter than those I've tried in KL - probably the sweetness from the prawns or something. Definitely worth... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Stay away if you are not wiling to wait as it is very crowded during weekend. Ipoh Hor Fun was good and worth the wait. Will be back !!

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Malaysia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Highly recommend you to share the food if you are just visiting Ipoh, you cannot consume all in a meal.... 1. Egg custard - best in Ipoh 2. Chicken shredded kuey teow - best in Ipoh 3. Pork satay - if you are intestine lover then +point 4. Chee Cheong Fan - very orginal Go earlier, maybe 8am to avoid... More

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The chicken rice next door is the best chicken rice that you can find in ipoh. The satay is a must to try (there's pork too). They also serve this delicious caramel custard. Taugeh chicken soup is ok for me. It is always crowded with lots of customers and need to wait for empty table. Shop next door is always... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I'll go for their Ipoh hor fun everytime I visit Ipoh! Their pork satay is good too! They even have pork intestine satay! Gizzard satay!

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