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“Yong Tau Foo”

Dai Shu Geok (Big Tree Foot)
Ranked #17 of 479 Restaurants in Ipoh
Cuisines: Malaysian
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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314 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
“Yong Tau Foo”
Reviewed April 8, 2012

Location near Pasir Pinji, local chinese village. Must try their Yong Tao Fu . Price is cheap,food in good quality. Flooded with locals. Can feel local life here.

Visited July 2011
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Perak
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“Big Tree Hawker centre”
Reviewed March 12, 2012

Yong Tau foo is excellent as it has a taste like no other i've ever tried ^^

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Malaysia
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“Famous for their yong tau foo”
Reviewed January 16, 2012

Dai Shu Geok refers to an outdoor hawker center. There are several stalls here, of which the most well known is the yong tau foo. They have a wide variety of yong tau foo, including the Ipoh specialty of "sar kot" which you rarely see elsewhere. They are freshly prepared/fried and reasonably priced (about 50-60 sen per piece). You can order noodles or asam laksa at the same stall to accompany the yong tau foo.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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“Mouth Watering....”
Reviewed January 15, 2012

This location is just behind the "Kow Wong Yeh" Temple near Pasir Pinji. It is flooded daily with people especially during lunch and holidays. Its famous food are the Yong Tow Foo and other variety of fried fish paste stuff (Chaow Liu)...they are really mouth watering once we see them. The price is really reasonable, between RM0.50 & RM0.60 each. We pick our own stuff before handed to them for brief frying those food again. Of course, your food will have to join a long queue on their table but they will serve them at your table within minutes. It is quite competence and fast. You could order with noodles (curry, soap, laksa) or just plain eating them. It is simply tantalizingly delicious.
The famous drinks that we always have; ice blended red bean...that's good quality..
Although the place is a shack (not a proper shop), but that's the authentic food location supposed to be....most of best foods are available in this kind of place.
Of course, they have others food available but, once reaching there...do not miss those Yong Tow Foo...simply one of the best in Ipoh.

  • Visited January 2012
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