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Taman Tebrau market

Posted in food,Johor Bahru,malaysia by chrisau on October 13, 2008

One the usual ‘makan’ hangouts for locals and Singaporeans in JB is the tebrau market. Over here, there are lots of food stalls selling a variety of local food. It’s mainly chinese stalls with a few malay/mamak stores at a corner. The place is usually alive at night while the food hawkers will usually open their stall in the late afternoon.

Located at the heart of JB city and sandwiched between the three top housing estates – Taman Pelangi, Taman Sentosa and Taman Tebrau, it’s not difficult to locate this place which is also near to JB’s popular night spots, bridal shops and shopping centres.

I especially love the ‘ikan bakar’ (bbq fish) with spicy gravy. Usually, I will asked for extras like ladyfingers and ‘petai’ to be served together with the bbq fish. Together with a freshing glass of sugar cane with lemon, it makes a great light supper!

6 Responses to 'Taman Tebrau market'

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  1. amy said,

    looks yummy … if its spicy yet tolerable i can eat it..

  2. kikey said,

    i miss sugar cane drink, but i never try with lemon.. first time heard that…

    p/s: I had link u up in my blog. 🙂

  3. chrisau said,

    Amy, I guess it’s should be allright for you. Anyway, i believe most of the pinoys can take spicy food, right? My pinoy colleagues simply love it!!

    Thanks Kikey! Will visit your blog often! Yeah, sugar cane with lemon seems to exist in JB and Spore only, Im not sure abt other places but at least not for my hometown, Ipoh.

  4. claire said,

    these dishes i took in pg.. almost same.. banana leaves underneath.. wei.. i be spending a few days in johor.. remember to take me to the geng ones..ok.

  5. chrisau said,

    sure sure claire! I bring you around!

  6. spymama said,

    i love those bbq stingray… but i’ve never tried those that comes with the ladies fingers and petai.. it must taste awesome!

    mmmmmmmmmmm….


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