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Wind your way past narrow stalls at this authentic market for a glimpse of where Malaysians shop. Need anything for a picnic?
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We walked here from china town area and took around one hour.There are a lot of stalls selling fish but also plenty selling meat,to us from the west it seemed a bit gruesome but still very interesting.There are some fruit and veg stalls too but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nadia089
Reviewed 1 week ago

A traditional market where you get vegetables, fruits, textiles, shoes, electronics to anything. A good place to experience Malaysian markets.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maldivez
Reviewed October 9, 2018

This is a place to visit and there is much to see and do...we.took lots of pictures. There are lots of interesting foods available that you may not have seen before.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peteski2016
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Outstanding local market with excellent fresh fruit and veges, plus street food and restaurants. There's also a pretty full-on fresh seafood, meat and poultry section - not for the faint-hearted!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike_Dennehy
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

As we were staying in the area we thought we would check out the market. One half is food and the other half is clothing (set up in the afternoon) There are less tourists here and if you are after a bargain you'll likely find...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chloek195
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Visited the market with family, due to Eid Al Adha some stalls we're closed, the variety and especially the prices were unbelievable (you must haggle). Got a bit of everything, guess would be just eating exotic fruits for the next two days. Nearby streets offer...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kamran B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Chow Kit in those old days do not have much of a good reputation - a place where the drug addicts meet and prostitutes converge. Now the place is undergoing quite a transformation. There is a nice market where traders are selling really cheap fruits...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TheConciergeSupreme
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Nice and cheap market for fruits and other stuff. I went there to get some nice and fresh fruits (durian,apples,jackfruits etc tec). Take some time to check the quality and prices, therefore come early to get the best. Behind the market is nice alley to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Worldskarma
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

A taste of down to earth malaysian market. Peoples taste, peoples prices. A real malaysia is seen here. Daily fresh fruits and vegetables. Its not that much clean, but all traditional markets are. If you have a family get your stuff from here.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Hussain M
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Chow Kit Market is transforming. Some parts of the old market building are being torn down and the vendors are relocated to the new place beside. The new place is brighter and cleaner, but somehow its modernized building lack of architecture makes it losing its...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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