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“Affordable Chinese Restorant”

Restoran Pertama Kijal
Ranked #2 of 4 Restaurants in Kijal
Cuisines: Chinese
Description: This excellent restaurant is just round the corner from the Awana Kijal Beach Resort. Serving delicious food it is popular with families and workers alike. Also serves beer. We particularly enjoyed the venison with ginger and spring onions and the chicken with marmite sauce.
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Description: This excellent restaurant is just round the corner from the Awana Kijal Beach Resort. Serving delicious food it is popular with families and workers alike. Also serves beer. We particularly enjoyed the venison with ginger and spring onions and the chicken with marmite sauce.
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The food was good, and pretty affordable. Recommend marmite chicken and assam fish.
Drink option was limited though.

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Reviewed 31 August 2013

I saw many review in here was good service so I decided to having dinner here. It was peak hour and waitress there are bad service!

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1  Thank lo0vemiii
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Reviewed 12 August 2013

Excellent service and food.
Get a fresh coconut drink and chew on the peanuts while waiting for your order.
You don't have to look around, there isn't much restaurant at Kijal.
Have a breakfast at Awana Kijar Resort, then have lunch somewhere else, then must have dinner at this restaurant.
You will not be disappointed!
I usually visit Malaysia once a year and I always make sure I spend few days at Awana Kijal to enjoy the menu at this restaurant.

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4  Thank SungHoonKim
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Reviewed 27 January 2013

My husband and I eat here regularly as we live in an apartment just 2 minutes away.

By European standards, the restaurant is basic in terms of decor and ambience, but the food is delicious and the service is very good.

It sits in a small quadrangle of shops and restaurants including a few other Chinese restaurants, a few Malaysian and even a KFC! But for us the Pertama is the best (although we haven't eaten in the KFC). It's a family run business and they are all very friendly, and will offer suggestions on food choices etc.

The restaurant is open for lunch between 11am and 2 pm, and then opens again at 5pm until usually around 10pm.

Some of our favourite dishes are: Sizzling beef, Buttered Prawns, Salt & Pepper Squid, chicken & cashew nuts, chicken noodle soup, sizzling chicken, and for veggies they have: mixed vegetables, bak choy, kankong (I think that's what it's called), broccoli with garlic and lots more. They also do really nice fresh juices: apple, coconut, orange, carrot. You can also get a beer here, although no wine :(

Prices are really good. We had lunch here today and had 2 large bowls of chicken noodle soup, an omelette, 2 large freshly squeezed orange juice and a portion of mixed vegetables to take away, and the whole thing cost just over 40RM (£8). A beer works out around £3 I think, which is quite expensive but there is a high tax duty on alcohol here.

All in all this is a great restaurant, serving great food, at great prices. Don't miss it if you're in the area.

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4  Thank LindyIrving121
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Reviewed 27 June 2012

Should ask them about the seasonal food or else the size of the seafood is rather small

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