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town centre, Sandakan, Malaysia
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Homemade Kueh Teow with Deep Fried Pork (Since 1940)

Located at the 2nd floor of this market, there's is one stall selling homemade Kueh Teow with deep fried pork. The texture of the kueh teow is so smooth and fine, deep fried pork is very tasty, and the miso soup like soup base is incredible! When we asked for the bill, the price even shocked us... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
RachelleFung
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Located at the 2nd floor of this market, there's is one stall selling homemade Kueh Teow with deep fried pork. The texture of the kueh teow is so smooth and fine, deep fried pork is very tasty, and the miso soup like soup base is incredible! When we asked for the bill, the price even shocked us, average RM4.30 per... More 

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Sandakan, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This is the only 'youtiao' in Sandakan town area, the taste is good and crispy, you should try this snacks....

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Wide range of food available. Go to the first floor for halal food which has a good range of Malay food. The second floor has many stalls selling Chinese food. Head for the stall with a sign '1940 original homemade kueh teow with deep fried pork'. This is the second generation operator and the recipe has been unchanged since it... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

The New market is exactly that new. A concrete building over 3 floors. Unfortunately this distracts from the charm. The central and night markets in KK are much better than this one.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

It is a hive of activities @ Sandakan Central Market, possibly the largest fish market in Sabah, in the early morning. We always make it a point to visit the local market whenever we visit a new place - always found them to be interesting. Before you head inside, do walk around to the back near the waterfront where boats... More 

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West Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

This is not a restaurant but rather a market; it is not up to the standards of most Asian country city or town markets; few "stalls" are creatively presented and the layout we found to be confusing.

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bangkok
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

I love going to markets and this one had some interesting local products, from Malaysia, Philippines and Indonesia. Lots of beautiful printed fabric and sharks and rays at the fish market. Good place to stock up on any essentials before heading out to the park. Friendly vendors.

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Cesena, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

fresh food, great quality, amazing location and athmosphere and everything really cheap. reccomended. born2travel.it

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sabah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2011

value for money and tasty. you will find choice of seaweeds thats not served in most of other places

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: town centre, Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  Sandakan Division  >  Sandakan
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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