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IT Roo Cafe

Jalan Dhoby, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
+60 7-222 7780
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average31%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken chop” (131 reviews)
“wedges” (14 reviews)
“fried rice” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Jalan Dhoby, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked in a cozy corner of the classic part of JB town, this shop offer some nice local dishes. Tried the Fried Kuey Teow and enjoyed the charcoal flavor and overall a delightful dish. The Fried bee hoon was equally good. Loved the fact that...More

Thank aqilh786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not understand what's the hype about. Comparing with "hua mui",side dishes not greasy with fresh vege coselaw. Normal mushroom sauce with real mushroom (black pepper option available) but meat of chicken not as big in terms of the flesh n the batter not as...More

Thank Kelvin937
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old school Hainanese Chicken Chop must drink with Root beer Float. Crispy outside with the smell of salty old timer Soda cracker, with the juicy and tender fresh chicken. Fried rice, Tom yam and Kuey Teow also very nice. Limited space and parking, you may...More

Thank Fion P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered the fried chicken chop and the grilled chicken chop. Both is also very good. I prefer the fried chicken chop with the black pepper sauce. The moment you bite the chicken chop, you can taste the Hainanese taste! This restaurants offer halal food,...More

Thank icosmosenterprise
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Decided to have our dinner as we just happen to pass by. Did not even read any review prior to our visit. Arrived at right before 6 and was not really busy still. We had ordered a fried chicken chop and tom yum bee hoon....More

Thank dammonekind
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Managed expectations is the phrase that best describes this place. It is tolerable, food is exceptionally average and nothing to get excited about. The high ratings and glorious reviews had me expecting a phenomenal restaurant..this is an average eatery

Thank AK_travel_review
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Got to know about this cafe via trip advisor too.Since my & my bff always went to jb so this time we planned to give a try.Both of us arrived at wrong timing(lunch hour) but nevertheless both of us manage to get a table by...More

Thank j W
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for 2 meals in lesser than 24 hours in JB. Their fried chicken chop is simply irresistible and I do agree with their slogan "Best Chicken Chop in Town"!!! A must try in JB!!!! Note: Hainam noodles is tasty too!

Thank Tiffany Y
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Was in the area for work. Walked past this place, and outside was parked two cars- a yellow Lotus sports car, and a tiny beat up kancil. On the exterior was this copy: 'Best chicken chop in town'. Challenge accepted, then. Had the fried version...More

Thank macplastik
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Either my primary school canteen had awesome chicken chop or IT Roo mastered canteen style chicken chop. Decent if you like canteen food. No complain on the prices

Thank Wesley T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Dhoby, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: +60 7-222 7780
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