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Chuen Fong

Jalan Sultan Iskandar, Ipoh, Malaysia
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Ranked #8 of 217 restaurants in Ipoh
Cuisines: Chinese
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Hartford, CT
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84 reviews 84 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

My husband and I went for curry mee on a Monday, late morning. It was jam packed. We had to wait awhile, but we enjoyed sitting and watching all of the action. The curry mee was delicous and well worth the wait!

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hong kong
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

After reading the recommendations for this eatery on TripAdvisor, I gave it a try while in Ipoh. I arrived a Friday morning at about 8am, and was lucky to find a seat at a table. I waited at least 15-20 minutes to get the curry noodles (curry mee), since so many others were ahead of me. That was fine, since... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Are you kidding? This is an institution! Affectionately know as Balai Polis Ka Lei Mai Fun, or Ma Ta Liu Ka Lei Mai Fun, Chuen Fong wins hands down as the best curry noodles in the world! It's a tourist magnet for Ipoh as well. I drive all the way from Singapore for over 6 hours just to eat it.... More

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

As usual, restaurant full of crowd even in early morning (8am+), it take about 1/2 hour queue to my turn (lucky coz i'm alone, share other people table & her q, thanks the lady coz for saving my time). Although i'm in Ipoh more than 10years, but this the first time i'm here b'coz of this scenario, I hate waiting...(they... More

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Come and get a bowl of thick curry soupy noodles with variety of toppings at Chuen Fong. The dry version is as good, but, depends on one's preference. Top this up with a nice cup of local brew coffee or tea. A good start of the day with breakfast there. One may need to park behind the shop in case... More

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Tanah Rata, Malaysia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Been patroning this place since young ( more than 20yrs ) and the taste is extremely unique and delicious if compared to other stalls/places etc. A MUST TRY for all curry lovers..!!

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Ipoh
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

I'm from ipoh and I start eating 30++ years ago, but too bad, since 5 years ago, i have my last trip there and give up on taking food there. the standard have dropped too much and i have better choice at ipoh garden south.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

Could be the best Curry Mee that Malaysia can offer..... Be there early sold out by lunch time...

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

My best curry noodle of all time! Recommend to those who can eat spicy food. I love the spicy sause come with the roasted pork and chicken.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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302 reviews 302 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
240 helpful votes 240 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

Must try their curry noodles. Price very cheap. Crowded with locals and less tourist.

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