We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A poor title and lack of effort

First of all from the get go this isn't a Chinatown at all,it is now filled with foreigners who man... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
China Town of Kuala Lumpur

It's a street rich with local culture. A heritage walks will make you know more on local culture... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lee C
via mobile
Read all 384 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
  • Average40%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“town street” (3 reviews)
“great street” (3 reviews)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Write a Review
Reviews (384)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

First of all from the get go this isn't a Chinatown at all,it is now filled with foreigners who man the stalls selling fakes,theres nothing worth of interest to be gained and it is a poor excuse for a Chinatown, my biggest wish is for...More

Thank Mrvolturi
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a street rich with local culture. A heritage walks will make you know more on local culture, including the food & people

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of fake brands including watches, handbags, leather good and clothing. Buyer beware I would say. Fun to haggle though

1  Thank NaturesMoments
Reviewed 1 week ago

worst place ever! no Chinese in FAKE CHINA TOWN. Pakistan, Indian and Bangladian sell fake awful bags at the ridiculous price and even Chinese food is yucky.

Thank Anne Heekyoung L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are stalls selling only replicas bags,watches and sunglasses. Nothing special.too touristy.overated. Dirty. Not so cheap.rude stall owners. And all people I met wasn't Chinese. I met only Arab,Pakistani,Indians. At this street there aren't food stalls

Thank Greco S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Average place and you can really test your bargaining skills. Duplicate products are being sold, and market is also to clumsy.

Thank Anmol4u
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Not really worth the effort of visiting this street, even if you're already in the area. There's a very mediocre selection of stall and shops and vendors who on the whole aren't actually Chinese. If you're used to Chinatown districts in other major cities you...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is the normal market, many cities have places similar this. Only have two rules> bargain and all is fake. But not only fake , usually is really bad quality. Only bargain market.Not good if you like buy good things.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 22 June 2017

centre of Chinatown, shopping and eating street, with many options, particuarly at night time when it gets busy

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Not the typical night market you experience in other countries where you can bargain and find good deals or where there's lots of snacks for you to buy. Go there if you are bored of looking at skyscrapers and want to experience a noisy and...More

Thank izzyk000
Nearby Restaurants
582 reviews
.02 km away
Lucy In The Sky Cafe
164 reviews
.15 km away
Nam Heong
134 reviews
.14 km away
Coffee Amo
99 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sri Maha Mariamman Temple
1,098 reviews
.19 km away
Central Market
2,869 reviews
.38 km away
Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur
6,819 reviews
.20 km away
Petaling Street
1,366 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jalan Petaling staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines