My husband and I eat here regularly as we live in an apartment just 2 minutes away.
By European standards, the restaurant is basic in terms of decor and ambience, but the food is delicious and the service is very good.
It sits in a small quadrangle of shops and restaurants including a few other Chinese restaurants, a few Malaysian and even a KFC! But for us the Pertama is the best (although we haven't eaten in the KFC). It's a family run business and they are all very friendly, and will offer suggestions on food choices etc.
The restaurant is open for lunch between 11am and 2 pm, and then opens again at 5pm until usually around 10pm.
Some of our favourite dishes are: Sizzling beef, Buttered Prawns, Salt & Pepper Squid, chicken & cashew nuts, chicken noodle soup, sizzling chicken, and for veggies they have: mixed vegetables, bak choy, kankong (I think that's what it's called), broccoli with garlic and lots more. They also do really nice fresh juices: apple, coconut, orange, carrot. You can also get a beer here, although no wine :(
Prices are really good. We had lunch here today and had 2 large bowls of chicken noodle soup, an omelette, 2 large freshly squeezed orange juice and a portion of mixed vegetables to take away, and the whole thing cost just over 40RM (£8). A beer works out around £3 I think, which is quite expensive but there is a high tax duty on alcohol here.
All in all this is a great restaurant, serving great food, at great prices. Don't miss it if you're in the area.
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