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Buntong Bean Sprout Chicken

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You wanted to taste the famous Ipoh taugeh chicken without worrying about getting a parking space for your car, then this is the place for you. To me, the taste of the bean sprouts chicken is no lesser than those found in the town. Drive your car towards the direction of Medan Kidd (the local city bus station), continue the... More 

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Thank seowchewsang
Ipoh, Malaysia
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66 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

It took us well over a year after moving to this part of town to find that there was this outlet conveniently located near us, with easy parking. At around 5.30pm, they were just getting ready, and only the outside tables were open for customers. A young man was doing all the cooking and chopping, while a few female assistants... More 

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Thank ctme2016
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Worth the waiting as the food here is so much better than town.personally prepared by the boss himself and his assistants. It's the best you can find and value for money.

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Thank Thomas Lam C
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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252 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

This is the spring-off of the famous Lou Wong chicken taugeh in town. It's run by the sister of Lou Wong and personally it taste better than the original Lou Wong. Chicken is succulent and the Hor fun is very smooth.

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Thank meaningremission
Kuala Lumpur
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Serve one of Ipoh famous food - Beansprout Chicken Noodles It is a simple dish which goes well with plain chicken stock noodles and also their famous blanched chicken. The beansprout is unique, as it comes in short & plump. They do have other side-order to compliment, pork balls and chicken innards. A place away from the tourisy site which... More 

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Thank Gremlins
Singapore, Singapore
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99 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

One of the famous local dish. The chicken taste good but is tougher than the ones I had in Singapore. Unique taste. Ambience wise it is the same as any local coffee shop. Go after or before peak hours so you do not have to wait too long for a sit

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2 Thank Allantanbl
Ipoh, Malaysia
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2013

Famous for bean sprouts production, Buntong is the place to be to get them fresh and crunchy! Added with the famous Chicken pieces/slices and a bowl of noodles, they pack the right punch for Ipoh's infamous Tauge Chicken and Noodles alliance!

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3 Thank TimothyLam
George Town, Malaysia
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2013 via mobile

I absolutely love to enjoy ipoh's specialty bean sprout chicken. This place is run and set up by the sister of the owner of Lou Wong Bean Sprout chicken. We wanted to try and see if it was similiar or different to the taste we have been so accustomed to at Lou Wong. There were quite a number of people... More 

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2 Thank jamoca84
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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93 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2012

Chicken and bean sprout is better than Lou Wong and Ong Kee not the noodles soup. Most of us who stay in Ipoh are not able to find the place unless someone take us there. They should put signboard so those from outstation can enjoy this place. Is more locals there..

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Thank Shikisan
Guam, Mariana Islands
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162 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2012

Excellent bean sprout chicken, well worth the trip and slow service. Main problem is finding the place.

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese, Malaysian
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh

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