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Alor Akar Restaurant

Jalan Kubang Buaya | Off Jln Beserah, Kuantan, Malaysia
+60 9-568 0720
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“salted fish” (22 reviews)
“herb chicken” (14 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
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Jalan Kubang Buaya | Off Jln Beserah, Kuantan, Malaysia
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Come early especially when it is the weekend because it is very crowded but the food is served quite fast Nice dishes we tried were salted fish toufu, Assam fish, sambal petai sotong

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank James L
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This place is packed from the moment it opens. So you need to be patient as there is no system of booking. You can call in advance if you have a big party. Almost every dish is pretty good. Beggar Chicken, salted egg squid, variety...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Azkaban10000
Reviewed 18 June 2018

the food there taste good with good price, if you travel with group please get there earlier, maybe by 6pm, otherwise you will stuck with waiting time, as crowd is huge each day. Try their favorite herb chicken. Less worry they serve within normal 20minutes...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lamk322
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Food is great and affordable. But waited for half an hour to get seated and another hour for the food to arrive.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

You'll have to come here as early as 6pm or earlier to get a table. This restaurant is ALWAYS packed to the brim, everyday, any day, from the time it opens 'til around 9:30pm! The food here is excellent, service is quite fast & the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank RuthW2040
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Didn't get to taste their famous beggar's chicken as it was already sold out when we reached at 5.30pm on a Saturday evening. The restaurant was already full by then with many others walking. We were lucky to get a table fast as we were...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank linggeeerococo
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I staying 5 mins away from this restaurant. Best food for the price! Recommended! But please be patient to wait for table unless you are super early like 5.30pm. Else got to fight for table. Haha.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GucciHau
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

No star given for this restaurant ...book seat at 8pm and waited for one and half hour inform that no more vegetable ...ok fine then they serve dish one by one till end one of the dish was not serve ...don’t ever ask why when...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank YinKeiT
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Serves great food at very reasonable prices and servings are generous too. But beware....the restaurant fills up quickly by 6.45pm (they open at 6.00pm but apparently allows people in before 6), otherwise it may be a long wait. Highly recommended for a good quick early...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank AngelaN1166
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

If tasty, no frills & easy-on-the-pocket food is what appeals to you, head to this place. Lower your expectations on ambience & service - just bear with the heat, tuck in & leave. The premise is far from comfortable, rather run-down & downright noisy. During...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank need2travel4ever
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6 March 2017|
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Response from N0madatlarge | Reviewed this property |
No it is not Halal.
Seah Lim T
7 June 2016|
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Response from R1907XNmartinc | Reviewed this property |
Not quite sure about breakfast but I am quite sure they are open for lunch. If you are looking for food during the fasting month, try predominantly Chinese neighborhoods such as Tanah Puteh. Chinese coffee shops would also... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Kubang Buaya | Off Jln Beserah, Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Pahang  >  Kuantan District  >  Kuantan
  • Phone Number: +60 9-568 0720
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