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Yeow Kee Kopitiam

Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
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Premier 101 Commercial Centre, 46-47, Jalan Kempas Off Jalan Tun Jugah, Kuching 93350, Malaysia
012-828 2842
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6:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Always full

There is a lot of type of local food here. And everything there is worth trying. Do go early, but it is always full and you need to queue for a table regardless of time

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 31, 2015
AChee74
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Kuching, Malaysia
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Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Affordable prices for the working class and a good place to hang out with family and friends. However, the traffic flow will be a bit of a problem if you are in a rush.

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Thank CatsandNatureLover
Kuching, Malaysia
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352 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

There is a lot of type of local food here. And everything there is worth trying. Do go early, but it is always full and you need to queue for a table regardless of time

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Thank AChee74
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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126 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

One of the best Ka Ciam Ma Chicken I could taste in Kuching is at Yeow Kee Kopitiam 2! There are two choices, eating with mee-suah noodle or rice. Ka Ciam Ma is a herb of a distinct taste, supposedly to be heaty by Chinese belief, a favourite for mothers on confinement. No harm eating, even if you are not... More 

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Thank PohTrip
Kuching, Malaysia
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Extremely tasty foods like din sum (especially the siu Mai), bee hives cake, and dumplings. Although the place is always pack, but you can get a seat easily by reaching the place by 7am. Foods are cheap and reasonable, same goes to the portion.

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Thank angelina1994
Kuching, Malaysia
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304 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Been here a couple of times for breakfast. would normally order Kueh Chap and Dim Sum. Dim Sum is quite okay. The Kueh Chap is really a must try dish. The Kueh Chap looks clean and delicious too. This a normal coffeeshop setup. They sell many local snacks for breakfast and teatime, like pulut panggang, curry puff and so on.

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2 Thank fsenada
Singapore
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71 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

The location given by Google Map wasn't very accurate and we have to take a second trial to locate this coffee shop. We walked around the 'Commercial Centre' (it's actually rows of shophouses) and finally we found this shop (it is a corner shop, occupying the space of 2 shops). The lady who served us our teh C peng and... More 

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Thank Merlion42
Malaysia
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56 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I am not sure whats the hype was about pertaining to this coffee shop. The praises that was showered by my colleagues was a sad reflection for me. The various food served at this place was just average to the point that I commented to my friends that I had tasted better "laksa" and "kolo mee" in Kuching. So if... More 

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1 Thank Eddie30
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Yeow Kee is a breakfast hotspot for the locals. There were several cuisines served mainly Chinese cuisines such as lakes, mee sua, kampua, dim sum, Kuih, penang special food, wantan, kaya toast and many other more. The drinks were cheap too. It would be crowded during the "peak hours" but it's worth a try and a great place to enjoy... More 

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1 Thank Eunice C
Melbourne, Australia
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320 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This is a popular traditional coffee shop (kopitiam in hokkien) in Kuching. It iss always filled with customer since early morning when open. Very crowded and seats are hard to come by. Usually have to wait beside someone to finish on a table to "book" a seat if you know what I mean. Unless you're lucky when groups of people... More 

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3 Thank sarikei s
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

A buddy brought me here after our morning jog at Stutong Park and boy the Laksa was the best i tasted on my short trip to Kuching even better than the more famed kopitiam in town the name of which escapes me. The kolo mee is good too. And it is always packed so do go early.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Premier 101 Commercial Centre, 46-47, Jalan Kempas Off Jalan Tun Jugah, Kuching 93350, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sarawak  >  Kuching
  • Phone Number: 012-828 2842

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian, Malaysian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm

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