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Thean Chun

73 Jalan Bandar Timah, Ipoh 30000, Malaysia
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good54%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork satay” (52 reviews)
“egg custard” (54 reviews)
“hor fun” (99 reviews)
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73 Jalan Bandar Timah, Ipoh 30000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arguably the best Sar Hor Fun in Ipoh but the wait is super long depending on the time. Probably best to visit after the peak periods e.g. 1.30- 2.00pm when there are less people.

Thank Meng Yang N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Pork Satay was cooked to perfection. The sauce that compliments the satay was thick and peanutty. Another attraction was the egg custard. I am not a custard fan but this passed my tastebud without tasting too eggy. Be willing to wait for a sitting...More

Thank 128GraceT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited there on 11 September 2017. The restaurant was full of customers, some of them were tourist. I tried its signature noodles. It was delicious. I waited for it about fifteen minutes after placing the order. The noodles was MYR6 for small and MYR8...More

Thank Wingc633
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great horfun, but be prepared to wait a bit. The custard egg taste good too. There are a couple of other stalls serving chee cheong fun, satay... but nothing to crow about. The shop next door also serves popiah, which is not bad. Crowded place...More

Thank rdreamer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best "Chicken Hor-Fun" in town.Always pack 10-20 packs for friends in Penang for same day consumption..Long waiting time,30 to 45 minutes.

Thank Bengwat E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The famous hor fun is not as good as before, the soup was not as fragrant and was milder than before; the noodle stall next to it was rude and foods were mediocre. Knowing that its public holiday, the whole family woke up early and...More

Thank LKaYit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are on way back to KL from penang and the traffic is bad, as expected over the long holiday break. I am sitting here in the restaurant as I write this review which is close to 4pm on Sunday and it's still busy and...More

Thank kim l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This coffee shop is convenient as you can try a few of ipoh's popular dishes . However standards have dropped and it's not worth the long queue. You can easily get good chicken hor fun is most other places around Ipoh town. Nothing to rave...More

Thank FloAChew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thean Chun is an old coffee shop located in old town area of Ipoh. There are 3 food stalls within the shop, namely Tricycle Chicken and Prawn Noodle stall, Yong Tau Foo or is it beef briskets stall both lining the front of the shop...More

Thank DeepseaGiantSquid
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a great place for food especially Ipoh sar hor fun ( flat noodles with chicken and prawn pieces). The broth is truly amazing but there are other food fares which are good too. The custard is sweet but smooth. Satay is another fare...More

Thank Ivan F
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16 July 2015|
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Response from LeoneSu | Reviewed this property |
From 8am to 3.15 pm. (the best time to patron the restaurant) After 3.15pm, the broth could be diluted sometimes due to overwhelming customers. (the broth is what it matters.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Jalan Bandar Timah, Ipoh 30000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh
  • Phone Number: 6052553076
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