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Dai Shu Geok (Big Tree Foot)

#14 of 255 Restaurants in Ipoh
Certificate of Excellence
Malaysian
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Off Jalan Pasir Pinji, Jalan King, Ipoh 87286, Malaysia
012-5245408
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice Yong Tau Fu and Red Bean Ice blended

Although is hot and always crowded with peoples, but the foods here are great. Must try the never ending queue of Yong Tau Fu and Red Bean Ice Blended. Will visit here again =)

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

There are a lot of yong tau fu variety here and generally, they are good. Dai Shu Geok is probably better than other famous places specializing in yong tau fu such as those in Ampang and Puchong. Nevertheless, there are many other hawker stalls specializing in common Chinese-style soup noodles (also known as fish ball noodle) that serve better fried... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

After reading the post by Shyon, I'm wondering if I had visited the correct stall... Anyway, let me just share my dining experience at this place. It was my first time. My partner and I were delighted as a dedicated car park was available for the customers. The area densed and crowded during lunch hours. We noticed a pool of... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Dear all everyone people The famous yong tou fu at this place has shifted to behind the big tree. Their sign board is blue in color Chinese letters. Recognise their sign board. That is the original very delicious. The one currently operating below the tree is different. If want to eat the best go to the blue color sign board... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Although is hot and always crowded with peoples, but the foods here are great. Must try the never ending queue of Yong Tau Fu and Red Bean Ice Blended. Will visit here again =)

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This place is almost always packed. It's stuffy, it's hot and you need to be like a vulture scanning for empty table or table with people who's almost done with their food. But people kept coming back for the great food. The Yong tau foo of coz is the star of this place. But there's also many other equally satisfying... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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91 reviews 91 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

must try the Yong tau foo and laksa. The q is never ending at this stall. Wash it down with red bean blend drink. Awesome and hearty lunch.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is one of the must eat for those visiting ipoh. It is situated at an open area with. The weather is hot, but there are still so many people lining up for the best "yong tau foo". It is cheap and delicious, worth the waiting and sweating. You can compensate by ordering an ice-blended fruit juice

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I been here for many times and I still will going there if I at Ipoh. Here have variety of food. I tried the yong tau foo and asam laksa, you need to wait around half hour you going at weekend but it is worth because it is very delicious. The yong tau foo is cheaper and the portion is... More 

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Signal Hill, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

If you are not from local, you must give this stall a try. The assam laksa is full of fish and flavorful. It's best to accompany the noodle with the fried stuff ( fried tofu curd that wrap with fish and a lot of others choices).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Came back here to aid my cravings for their infamous hashbrown Yong Tau Foo! Still one of the cheapest priced YTF arnd Ipoh, with quality assured food. You can't demand much on the cleanliness (it is considered street food and under a tree after all) but this place is a must when heading to Ipoh. Tried the Assam Laksa for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Off Jalan Pasir Pinji, Jalan King, Ipoh 87286, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh
  • Phone Number: 012-5245408

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Malaysian

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