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overly crowded

To be fai, I'm not fan of too crowded places but this particular place made me claustrophobic as... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Poor Quality products sell at high price

It is an over priced tourist trap selling very poor quality cheap items on a market street. They... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SURIE_S
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good32%
  • Average41%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“branded bags” (3 reviews)
“fake brands” (4 reviews)
“great street” (3 reviews)
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

To be fai, I'm not fan of too crowded places but this particular place made me claustrophobic as hell. I remember mongkok and temple street in Hong Kong as busy but this place takes thw crown. Full of fake brands and beware of petty thieves....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an over priced tourist trap selling very poor quality cheap items on a market street. They are selling only fake rubbish good. People go there because they've heard about it. There are small shops selling local food items are also there. Don't buy...More

Thank SURIE_S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing special here. Fake bags, watches, clothes and a lot of food stalls and even more people. Like chinatown elsewhere but not as good. If you are in the are then go for an experience, otherwise skip it.

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is an experience. Yes there are bargains to be had, after you have endured the charms of the stall holders calling you young beautiful and lucky

Thank Neil_Gresham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here for 3 hours. Looking around and buy some souvenirs to bring it back to my own country. Try to negotiate with the seller before u purchase some goods. The food is more delicious and more cheaper than jalan alor in my opinion....More

Thank jelitaanggraini
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

There was nothing really special about Petaling unless you are looking for cheap product imitations of signature brands. It was a little bit dull and somewhat dirtier than the average thrift night market. There was not a whole lot of food options either. We would...More

Thank Steven Victor V
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Nothing to exciting down here, once you have walked past 10 stalls you will see the same items again and again. Fake handbags, watches and sunglasses . Bit of a let down.

Thank wazza_1000
Reviewed 19 September 2017

i have been here a number of times and decided to go again , it is disappointing that the stall holders are still selling the exact same goods that they were 5 years ago nothing seems to have evolved at all. That being said if...More

Thank stephen2912
Reviewed 17 September 2017

this place is full of Indian and cheap shops .not so clean and be careful about your cellphones and bags .nothing attractive for me.like poor areas in my country

Thank kiavash16
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Best to come at night when there is a certain vibe to the street. Sellers galore with souvenirs and knock offs a plenty! Bags, sunglasses, watches, clothes etc. It's all here. You can barter with the market stall sellers which is good fun. There are...More

Thank Lottelli
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outtahereNJ
1 September 2017|
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Response from Anyse J | Reviewed this property |
I found that the stalls behind the stalls on the street can actually charge a lot less than those on the street. I went to 8 different places for a new suitcase and found one in one of those back stalls! You have to really... More
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