Chow Kit Market, Kuala Lumpur

3.7
Chow Kit is a sub-district in central Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is located around Jalan Chow Kit (Chow Kit Road) and is enclosed by the parallel streets of Jalan Raja Laut and Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman.It is named after Loke Chow Kit a well-known miner municipal councilor, public official, and also the first local owner of a department store - Chow Kit & Co – which was the largest in KL at the time. Today the area features a large Indonesian community, and more recently, a small African community. There is a night market also known as Bundle Chow Kit along Lorong Haji Taib which is known for the sale of used clothings and accessories.
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  • The market is roughly split into 3 sections. At one end is meat and fish - expect to see a lot of whole fish, beautiful cuts of beef, and the odd thing that might shock someone more used to a western ...  more »
  • If you are interested to have taste of local Malaysian food and also to do some night market shopping in Malaysia, Chow Kit is place.  more »
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  • I like shopping here. Most thing are cheap and fresh. Beware of buying beef if they are defrost. When I bought it was smelly when want to cook. Probably the beef have been defrost many times.
  • I love this market.. cheap and fresh fruits and vegetables and all things spice. Most Bangladeshi mini markets buy their stuff here to resell at a higher price.
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