Sunday, August 26, 2007

Ipoh Road Yong Tau Foo, KL

Eric was in office recently, we decided to meet for lunch before he moves to his new office..
I didnt wanna think much and asked him for suggestions..
Ipoh Road YTF?
Sure! Why not right?
It was a scorching afternoon and the place is already packed with customers, all busy gobbling down their YTF..
We managed to get parking and seats quite promptly despite the crowd and we ordered..
Fried sui kow and fried foo chook.. both very crunchy, generously filled with fish paste which was rather springy in texture. Dipped in a mixed of chilli and bean sauce, this is one lip smacking YTF!
We also had the usual mix of white tau foo, brinjal, ladies fingers, bittergourd and chilli..All tasted very fresh, huge in portions and served in a thick, saucy broth which goes really well with the YTF. My all time fave when it comes to YTF would always be the stuffed brinjal and Ipoh Road's definitely gets my stamp of approval ;). Also, I like them arranging the YTF prettily before it was serve..
Yes, I'm the weirdo who notices irrelevant things like that..haha
The soup sui kow paled in comparison to it's fried counterpart, the skin was a tad thick. The filling, nonetheless, tasted very fresh..
Pigs that we are, we also ordered paper wrapped chicken. You can skip this. Marination was not very sufficient and the meat was tough! Spare your tummy for other YTFs...have paper wrapped chook at Balakong instead...hehe
What I liked about Ipoh Road's YTF (other than their tasty, huge portions) would be their sauces. Usually, we'll get a slightly diluted chilli and sweet bean sauce. But their version, well, it's thick and tasty. Yumz..Ipoh Road YTF is located at 67, Jalan Segambut, KL. Tel:62526473.

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9 Comments:

Blogger boo_licious said...

I haven't eaten here for ages ever since they shifted to these premises. I remember that my fav was their silky tofu. Time to revisit this place.

27 August, 2007  
Anonymous jason said...

They look very fresh and tempting. Where is Segambut by the way?

27 August, 2007  
Blogger "Joe" who is constantly craving said...

this is another area where we like to travel..and since its so a normal lunch..i have never got the chance to blog about this as well..hmm shud give this a review some time..

27 August, 2007  
Blogger wmw said...

Wah, such a nice big house? Normally, overdose on the fried stuff when i eat here :o)

27 August, 2007  
Blogger sc said...

boo: guess there's QC then.. the tofu is still as silky..

jason: erm, my kawan brought me ther, i didnt pay attention..was driving along jalan ipoh, then u-turn an walah, am there.. but this is not at segambut, but jalan segambut..i get u the directions, ok?

joe: yes, joe, high time ;)

27 August, 2007  
Blogger sc said...

wmw: yeah, me too! eyes bigger than belly! hehe

27 August, 2007  
Anonymous tankiasu said...

Not too far from my office too, went there 4-5 times oredi for lunch. :)

28 August, 2007  
Blogger Rasa Malaysia said...

Oh my yong tow foo...the most favorite food of mine in KL, well, other than Wong Ah Wah's chicken wings. I miss them.

08 September, 2007  
Blogger sc said...

tankiasu: really? lucky you! :)

rm: really? yummy stuff eh? ;)

08 September, 2007  

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