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Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a bargain at the lively Petaling Street Market.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 days in Kuala Lumpur
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Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very dirty place with lots of hustlers. Only thing that was worth going to there is Kim's soya milk and the aunty that sells mochi. Otherwise this place smells like a dump.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank louisvtttxx
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For me this was a bit of a let down. Just loads of shops and stalls selling fake watches, fake handbags, fake t-shirts.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mrmjherman
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you miss this off your visit to KL then you have missed a good days touring. About 1030 it starts to open up and even on the last day of the Chinese New Year stalls selling everything were aplenty.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ian S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wide range of souvenirs you can choose from and buy. Shop owners give deals if you talk to them nicely.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Iyan L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Feels like u r in the Chinatown of Dhaka. Haha. Nothing for Malaysians to be proud of anymore. DOMINATED by Bangladeshis. Don’t even feel safe walking around.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank xianhuic
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Like to visit Chinatown in a new city but this one is awful. Full of fake goods, pushy stall holders trying to sell you shabby fake watches quite aggressively at times. Unpleasant atmosphere. Smells bad, wouldn't eat anything here. Completely lacking in character and charm...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love going yo markets whenever we visit a new country. I have to say this was probably the worst market we have ever been too. Some of the vendors were very aggressive if you challenged them on prices (which they easily doubled on the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank IlaniRenier
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a shopping area in petaling . As you enter through the gate there are small to mediam size shops on both sides of the street.you can find thousands of items from regular to branded (obviously counterfeit ). Also there are kitchen market as well....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Enamul13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could be nice place , but the food smell was preventing all beautiful moments , wish they can manage limiting the bad smells there

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DrArafat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very nice area to shop with very cheap price and to eat chinese food. Food are cheap as well. The area is a bit crowded but still okay. It's a bit huge so takes probably 2 hours to go all around and see all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elisabetpingkan
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Connector173211
16 October 2018|
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Response from PratushN | Reviewed this property |
if it's food it will remain open until mid night otherwise market gets wrap up at 11:30pm.
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Heliconnia
16 September 2018|
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Response from irandriverguideir | Reviewed this property |
They are usually open, and even on holiday days some of them are open. Please note that in China town, when shopping, you can considerably reduce the price with respectful dialogue.
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sweetsayang
5 February 2018|
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Response from FoodiFamily | Reviewed this property |
The risk of going to dodgy places s it might not be real at least from malls you know you’ll be getting genuine stuff. I bought some gold from the mall earlier and that was the advice given by the locals from non-gold shops... More
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