Friday, April 14, 2006

Ipoh Curry Noodles @ Sun Seng Fatt, Petaling Jaya

The last time I was at Ipoh, I spied this famous shop and was keen to give it a try but I didn't get an opportunity. Hence I decided to try out their Petaling Jaya branch which is near the Cheow Yang area. It seems it's so famous that the curry noodles are sold in Hong Kong.

It's actually my first time trying out Ipoh curry noodles (RM4.90) hence I was surprised to see it come with lots of oil floating on top. The curry soup that it comes in is very much spicier, thicker and a darker red colour than what I am used to for Penang curry laksa. I ordered the meehoon which came topped with prawns, chicken shreds, bean sprouts and mint leaves. Although there was nothing wrong with the curry noodles, it wasn't my bowl of noodles as I hate eating food with too much oil. The thick and spicier curry soup just did not appeal to me either and I found myself craving for the Penang type with the thinner soup.

Besides the curry noodles that is served with soup or dry, the shop also serves Ipoh's version of prawn noodles and the poached chicken. I also ordered some seafood dumplings(RM1 each) which I had fried or boiled. The dumplings are packed with fillings - fish paste, bits of prawns and water chesnuts which were very nice and crunchy. The place is relatively quiet with an al-fresco area for smokers in front of the air-conditioned area. Service is extremely efficient and Ipoh's famous white coffee is also served here.

Sun Seng Fatt Curry House
No. 28, Jalan SS2/10
Petaling Jaya

Tel No: 03 - 7875 0670

*Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here is entirely based on my personal tastebuds and may vary for others. The reviewer also declares that she has not received any monetary or non-monetary compensation from the restaurant for writing this review

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c a r c a r said...

hmmm, if the oily curry noodles can't attracts me there, i believe the ipoh white coffee will..hehe..

fatboybakes said...

ogawd..just looking at the pics has made my arteries clog...lipitor lipitor. hey, boo, thanks for your sweet comments on FBB appreciative that u r a reader...but hey, i'll still be stalking your blog, so we might still meet one day.

Mummie Joan said...

ahh i makan at this place b4!!!

near by the famous chow yang rite? lol!!

the curry noodles are famous there! ehehe!!! u always go around makan makan wan le! haha! nice!~

boo_licious said...

carcar - the ipoh white coffee was pretty ok though.

fatboybakes - meet one day? Sounds good.

Joan - something seems wrong with your blogger comments. Yeah, I go everywhere to eat but still need to explore KL more as I'm lost there.

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