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Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a bargain at the lively Petaling Street Market.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 days in Kuala Lumpur
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Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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+60 17-537 4272
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Reviewed today via mobile

Chinatown in any country always offer you value for money . Be it Food , Clothes , Souvenirs ,Jewellery etc.

Thank Saai B
Reviewed yesterday

Its a good place to get souvenirs but you need to have good bargaining skills. I didn't end up buying anything from here. But still a good place to experience KL.

Thank KeyaSampat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have visited many China towns around the world but found this one lacking. Short on variety, dull and uninteresting, did nothing for me at all. Nothing like Singapore or Kowloon.

Thank shej0n
Reviewed 2 days ago

Its a street with many street stalls managed by migrant workers who are not even Chinese. To get a good deal, do some bargaining. What is Chinese about this street is perhaps the food.

Thank Nchuat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of bargains to be had here, cheaper than Phuket when it came down to it. Retailers happy to participate in healthy bartering but I’m sure they always come out on top. Take the monorail get off at stop Maharajalela,stop mr3, walk down platform 1...More

Thank anz1248
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nothing to see, shop or eat. Rather than a China town it is more a China street market. More like a street bazaar with cheap chinese products.

Thank Murat D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a lot of delicious food in the China town. Recommend the tofu with sugar syrup, noodle and cendol

Thank nguyenanh639
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in Chinatown, Petaling St market is actually only a short street with vendors on both sides but with plenty of room to walk. There are also shops behind the street vendors and we got a great deal on some luggage.There are some nice old...More

Thank MikeB4577
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down one of the best Chinatowns I’ve been to. The way Chinese culture is ingrained in Malaysia is really unlike anywhere else I’ve seen outside of China/Taiwan/HK. Chinatown is a must see and a must when it comes to the endless list of great...More

Thank Youssef A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Chinatown street at night and had dinner with family. Food is acceptable base on price charged. Try to recall the last visit memory about 15 years ago. The setup now is much better with cover roof and convenient to shop even on rainy day....More

Thank StevenC5145
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Connector173211
October 16, 2018|
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Response from Furqan H | Reviewed this property |
Well its open up to late hours.
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Heliconnia
September 16, 2018|
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Response from IranDriverGuide S | Reviewed this property |
They are usually open, and even on holiday days some of them are open. Please note that in China town, when shopping, you can considerably reduce the price with respectful dialogue.
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sweetsayang
February 5, 2018|
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Response from FoodiFamily | Reviewed this property |
The risk of going to dodgy places s it might not be real at least from malls you know you’ll be getting genuine stuff. I bought some gold from the mall earlier and that was the advice given by the locals from non-gold shops... More
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