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Fatty Crab Restaurant

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No 2 Jalan Ss 24/13 | Taman Megah, Petaling Jaya 47301, Malaysia
+60 3-7804 5758
17:30 - 23:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The crabs (and sauce)!here beats the singapore chilli crab in my view! We usually do a takeaway so would just order over the phone and pick it up 30-40 min later.

Thank rambutan_lady
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crabs curry was amazing and unbelievable...Tasted so good..with all the aroma and herbs and of course the curry powder smell...Totally awesome..

Thank Matthew7483
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was already full house at 5pm when they open for dinner. No reservation allow. Their menu are pretty simple, whatever the pictures you can see on the wall, no menu & no price list when you order the food. We, 2 adults, 13 & 8 yrs old, ordered a plate of steam crab, spicy crab, spicy prawn, small... More 

Thank Lisa C
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is teeming with people who are there for the crabs as evidenced by the presence of crab dishes on every table. It only serves crabs prepared in two ways. I had the sweet and sour crab. The sauce tastes good and a bit spicy. The crab is reasonably fresh and firm to the bite. But the crabs are... More 

Thank jin-foodtaster
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best crabs u can get it here...delicious...is a waste if didn't try d foods here...the sauce was so delicious that comes together with d carbs....pls try it

Thank Azreena A
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple and basic restaurant, reasonable prices, great yummy crab, the best anywhere, recommend! A+++

Thank 359ajs
Darwin, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a business dinner with some locals. One word - 'sensational.' I love these sort of places. Very basic furniture and decor, but fantastic atmosphere and food. Although the crabs and prawns were great, the chicken wings and satay were brilliant. The best part of the crab was the sauce (black pepper) which could be mopped up by the... More 

Thank JonandTracyBaker
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Was suppose to go somewhere else but was closed! Decided to drop in here! Limited cooking choice here but food is really good!! Small menu but is worth every while to come!!

Thank TheVinesNBranches
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Sweet sour crabs with fried rice complement each other. Environment a little noisy and service could be more friendly.

Thank Li Li L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We have been to this Restaurant twice in the past 1 month. We had known this restaurant if earlier years but have not been there till now. First visit - we ordered steamed fish, fried rice and the signature Sweet and sour Crab, This time all the dishes are delicious. The Crabs were perfectly cooked when you break the shell... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 2 Jalan Ss 24/13 | Taman Megah, Petaling Jaya 47301, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Petaling District  >  Petaling Jaya
  • Phone Number: +60 3-7804 5758

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?