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Nam Heong Chicken Rice

56 Jalan Sultan | ChinaTown, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 5879
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken pie” (27 reviews)
“rice” (24 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
56 Jalan Sultan | ChinaTown, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Well I used to eat here every Friday after class and there is another chicken rice shop few few blocks away but for the same price. Just come and try the authentic chicken rice. You will love it. A lot of people say that the...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Arlene Clare L
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Nam Heong used to be well known for its chicken rice during its heydays, but its standard has dropped over the years. The roasted and steamed chicken are inconsistent, depending on the day. To me, the accompanying ginger and chilli dip are important, and Nam...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank MgHgL
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Best bar far, living here for a while now and this place is cheap and easy-great tasting food all round! A great KL experience in Chinatown

Date of visit: July 2015
2  Thank Cameron M
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Only Chicken Rice Restaurant in Petaling Street that is famous for the chicken rice. Frankly speaking, more than 10 years ago, it is much more tastier, maybe there is a chef change or .....method of cooking.

Date of visit: March 2015
1  Thank ACT61
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Still maintain their standard since 30 years ago. Excellent taste. Never disappointed. Excellent choice of ordinary chicken or village chicken. Good double-boiled soups. Too crowded because no way to expand.

Date of visit: April 2015
1  Thank Pichai4C
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Average chicken rice. Kinda costly if compare to other chicken rice available in that area. There are better options within 500m radius.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank Benjamin_Annie
Reviewed 7 May 2015

With the reputation of this restaurant, we have reasonable expectations before our visit. While the steamed chicken tasted no better than other shops we tried in KL and PJ, the rice is not hot enough. That makes the price of set meal on the high...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank ryanteo
Reviewed 22 April 2015

it is located at the end of jalan sultan. almost at the juction of jalan wesley. there is also another hainanese chcken shop 2 door away. this is chain and they have a few outlet is KL. they are famous for their hainanese chicken rice....More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Chicken & Rice is the staple lunch time faire in Malaysia. I was surprised that on this occasion... it was served cold. Interesting. It made sense. I almost sent it back... Was I missing something? It was delicious (in what it was). However, there are...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank N N
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Having eaten varieties of chicken rice in this region of the world, where the dish is street, restaurant and hotel food - and with prices to match , it may be difficult to fairly rate this establishments. Also, the chicken may be cooked in various...More

Date of visit: December 2014
1  Thank leekm
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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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