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Dai Shu Geok (Big Tree Foot)

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Off Jalan Pasir Pinji Jalan King, Ipoh 31650, Malaysia
+60 12-524 5408
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Yong Tau Foo is great. Also deserve mentioning are the fried beehoon, hor fun and fragrant oyster egg. Yum.. The Chee Chong Fun is not too our liking. The mushroom sauce is too light but the Chee cheong fun alone is great. Bet u with plain soy sauce and oil, it will be a hit...

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Thank JosephChaw
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What I want to introduce you guys is the RED BEAN DRINK and the GREEN BEAN DRINK, it's superb and everyone who go to this restaurant must try this drink

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Thank Tan R
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This place very unique....popular with tong tau fu. Q very long daily. Popular choice among local and tourist. Besides yong tau fu this place got nice red beans iced and ai yu ping and pang tai wun drink (green herbs drink) good for hot day! Assam Laksa nice too.

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Thank Alice L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Yes the are well known to many near and far but not to my liking. Fried stuff is over oily. This maybe because of the oil temperature. The okra or ladies fingers are old and hard. Maybe they use to be good but now they have engaged foreign workers and this could have cause a drop in their quality. Will... More 

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Thank ChangBoris
Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Without a doubt the food here is good! The yong tau foo selection was awesome! We loved their sat kot. It was very good indeed. Their laksa was very good too. If you're comparing with the Assam laksa in Penang, it's different. But the version at this store is very good on its own merit. We managed to find tables... More 

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Thank AdelePh
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Came on 31 December lunch. It was a rainy day and it was hard to find parking. Finally got a spot with an attendant help and recommended we try the famous tong tau foo. All items were deep fried. My favourite was the fried beancurd Skin and the rest were ok. Stood in the queue for the roast pork rice... More 

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Thank Joanne N
Penang Island, Malaysia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Saw this as one of main Ipoh eatery attraction, hence we brave the crowd during Xmas holiday for lunch. Came on 12pm + Can't think of any + Plenty of tables, just need 10-15min wait during the peak time. - Hygiene is a BIG question - Laksa is too sour, can't taste other fragrance. Sorry, a Penangite speaking here in... More 

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Thank GaikBoonHng
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This was a real treat for me! After our tour of the Sam Poh Tong caves, my friend who is a local brought me to this place to sample the Assam Laksa, And was impressed with the delicious variety of food at this place. Located on Jalan King, (which is near Jalan Queen, yes that's true, there is even a... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

A nice place to try local street food. No surprise at all, you can get these quality of food everywhere in ipoh. The worst thing is hygiene of the place, dirty and smelly near the drain. Since the food is not expensive, I will vote it for 2 star.

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Thank terrykow
Ipoh, Malaysia
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12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Although not being famous for their laksa but I think the fried stuff really goes well served together with the laksa soup. It's a perfect combination! Other than being always crowded it is pretty hard to get parking around that area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Jalan Pasir Pinji Jalan King, Ipoh 31650, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh
  • Phone Number: +60 12-524 5408

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?