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W.W. Laksa House

36A Jalan a | Taman Water Works, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“laksa” (35 reviews)
“rice noodles” (3 reviews)
“cockles” (3 reviews)
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36A Jalan a | Taman Water Works, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The laksa is good. The "kerang" is quite good and the meehun is also not bad. Good and flavourful broth too. The otak otak is also very tasty. Must try!

Thank icosmosenterprise
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

When I was working in Johor Baru in the 1990s, I used to lunch at Laksa House frequently during the weekends. The curry laksa gravy was really good those days. Fast forward to present day. I have not been there for more than 10 years....More

Thank Winston L
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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Introduced to this local laksa shop by a local friend. Delicious laksa. Flavourful but not thick or overpowering. The plain guay deow (rice noodles) are also nice, but slightly bland and no additional condiments are provided at the table. Friendly, smiling service.

Thank Leo C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

had this for coming 20 years, nothing much has changed. their Otak Otak also quite nice, they will place a basket of it and you can eat all you want, of course, you need to pay end of your meal. lol

Thank Damian C
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you're from JB, you'd gotta be kidding if you don't know about Waterworks Laksa - Johor style curry laksa (Laksa = shrimp/fish based stock) Just make sure you order it with cockles and the thick rice noodles (not the assam laksa type). The laksa...More

Thank Elaine Y
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This Laksa joint is an established family business in Jb for many years. Specialising mainly in laksa the shop serves a wonderful spicy laksa curry that has seasoned over the years. The Otak Otak is must try at this place....definitely one of the better ones...More

1  Thank AvisRamuk
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Came in in the morning with friends to enjoy a bowl of laksa and some otak otak. The laksa soup is really really fragrant, and spiciness can be adjusted by the amount of chili you put in, really enjoy the noodles and soup very much....More

1  Thank Honey2Star
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Water Works Laksa has been serving its Laksa for a very, very long time. They serve up a mild curry style with blood cockles (yum!), mix tofu bits and to top it off, a magic sprinkling of laksa leaves for added flavour. I'm not usually...More

Thank HwN3
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

When I visited saw fully seat I the shop. Many Indians and Chinese customers enjoying the food. Parking lot also easy to find. Local otak quite nice and the location easy to find. They also serve normal pork soup without spicy. They serve separately laksa...More

Thank S6600TA_
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Must-go lunch place. They open during the day only. They serve dry mee (yellow mee or wantan mee), Laksa (yellow mee or mee hoon) and Barley, Cincau drinks.

Thank Saravana K
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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  • Address: 36A Jalan a | Taman Water Works, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
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