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Nam Heong Chicken Rice

56 Jalan Sultan | ChinaTown, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 5879
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken pie” (26 reviews)
“rice” (20 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
56 Jalan Sultan | ChinaTown, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had lunch at this place. The overall is only “so so” or ok only. The Chili is so diluted and when we ordered chicken breast, given mostly bone till we have to order 2nd service and emphasised that we want “breast meat”. Rice is...More

Thank Jasmine T
Reviewed 21 March 2018

not as i expected and the chicken is cold when served. the staff is impolite even after i told them regarding it. even thou the price here is very pricey but i dont expected to be tyreated like im not paying for the service and...More

Thank Kaer Amierul
NamHeongChickenRice, Manager at Nam Heong Chicken Rice, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Mr. Kaer Amierul! So sorry to hear that you had a bad experience while dining in our restaurant. First of all, we would like to apologize for the miscommunication between you and our floor staffs. Our floor staffs are not good in the English...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

yes, you should given that it has been trading since 1938(not sure if its in the same spot),if not for any other reason. I tried the boiled (but i think they use the term 'steam')chicken...not the so called kampong chicken.for non locals,it's the equivalent of...More

1  Thank Keong C
Reviewed 9 March 2018

this is a must go to chicken rice place when you are around! I had the white chicken (steamed) rice and it was perfect!

1  Thank teohks
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Non Halal. Chicken rice is good. Authentic taste is there..no cheap either. Serving not too fast is it is crowded. Tried steam toufu. Wan tan noodles. Position is not to big so if you are chicken rice fan sure will add rice. The restaurant is...More

2  Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Raining while walking at Chinatown looking for Christmas Decoration drive us here. Shelter needed as heavy rain walk passed Swiss Inn and turn right we reach Nam Heong. Ordered 1 person Chicken, Chicken Leg Soup with Big Ground Nuts, 1 Flat Noodles Soup, Nam Heong...More

1  Thank fcl2929
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Close to petaling street flea market, so if you are in the area looking for lunch, you can venture to this place.. Personally, we have had better...but it's still good chicken rice We had the "Village" chicken which was a bit tough....maybe the normal chicken...More

Thank Julian F
NamHeongChickenRice, Manager at Nam Heong Chicken Rice, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Hi Julian F! Thank you for trying Nam Heong Chicken Rice in Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. We hope you had a happy experience eating our Village Chicken rice that is well known for its chewy texture. For your information, Village Chickens are known for its...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Recommend their steamed chicken rice with sides of gizzard and liver. Delicious. We also ordered the Char siew and siew yoke- nice, although sauce was a bit sweet and meat wasn't as tender as we hoped. Soups were average- tried the lotus root and beef...More

2  Thank jenniferhpkang
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Nice food and affordable price. Comfortable ambient, serve different varieties of Cantonese food. Good service too

1  Thank tsukiloong
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Popular hailam chicken rice in kuala lumpur. Clean & comfortable environment with air-conded. Very reasonable price

Thank Lee C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Jalan Sultan | ChinaTown, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2078 5879
Nam Heong Chicken Rice specialty is Village Chicken Rice. The first restaurant was started in 1938. The original restaurant is still located at its first location in Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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