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Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a bargain at the lively Petaling Street Market.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Glorious food , cheap, flavorsome, all options available in a quiet setting. Way better than the main food street . Don't bother with the cheap shopping except if that is what you actually want !

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sorayadns
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The China town in Kuala Lumpur was very good, not too cheap, all kinds of clothes, decorations were available here, all kinds of herbs and teas were also available here, but a very dirty market, all kinds of junk and papers lying on the floor....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I personally love these markets, where you can find everything. it gives you a sense of aliveness and you see everyone in movement and bargaining and there is so much life an noise. but honestly you could everything in there, not high quality but everything....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rah_sam
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I live these markets , I have been here a few times. Lots to see and buy, make sure you bargain/haggle. There is a older couple who sell these peanut pancake things... they are amazing. My son likes going to the Fish Massage place in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank squzzle1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited Chinatown in Kuala Lumpur and wasn’t amazed. I have been to many other Chinatown’s around the world. If you are looking to do some shopping I believe you will have better options at the Central Market. The streets where filled with fake brand...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sebasdelsalto
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

China Town offers the lowest quality of everything that's available in KL. Haggling is a must because you will be quoted prices equivalent to legitimate showrooms. For those looking for fakes of high end watch brands, this is the place - no "first copies" though....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice place, there was a little bit dirty, but people were nice and i had good walk. Nicd place to visit!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank daoudlaroub
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's all full of fake Made-in-China crap, nothing genuine, shop attendants without a soul. Seriously today they call China town to anything just because they decorate it with those red orgaments. Don't go, don't buy the crap.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank maximigiu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit Shopping place in KL town. A very crowded market which gets very lively in the evening selling all kind of local food,Amazing place. You can get virtually everything there. At a good price.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank munaspk2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good place to visit during your stay in KL. You can find tons of fake bag, wallet, electronic items, etc... Remember to bargain as the price is always been lifted up 2, 3 times here. Haha...

Date of experience: July 2019
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agentjack_90119
April 12, 2019|
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Response from earlanthonyalex | Reviewed this property |
It is possible need to bargain for the price you want.
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Rippysingh
October 16, 2018|
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Response from PratushN | Reviewed this property |
if it's food it will remain open until mid night otherwise market gets wrap up at 11:30pm.
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Heliconnia
September 16, 2018|
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Response from irandriverguideir | Reviewed this property |
They are usually open, and even on holiday days some of them are open. Please note that in China town, when shopping, you can considerably reduce the price with respectful dialogue.
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