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OK choices but rude Vendor (mostly)

Pajak Ikan is the place to look for clothes and fabric in Medan city. Since it is visited by many... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Shahul Hameed S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Place to get souvenirs

Located at the center of Medan, Pajak Ikan sells clothes, bedcover, curtain, Moslem's shirts, batik... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2016
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Nov 6, 2017
“great fabric at cheap price”
Aug 13, 2017
“OK choices but rude Vendor (mostly)”
Jln. Perniagaan, Medan 20111, Indonesia
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

The place is suitable for fabrics and lace shopping at very affordable price. unfortunately we got disturbed by a man (vendor) who keep following us and forced us to buy his things like perfumes, keychain and few other souvenirs. It was really irritating even after...More

1  Thank lindasweetheart
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Pajak Ikan is the place to look for clothes and fabric in Medan city. Since it is visited by many tourist, the price is quite high compared to other Indonesian city such as Bandung of Jakarta. But what turns me off is the vendor. Some...More

1  Thank Shahul Hameed S
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Located at the center of Medan, Pajak Ikan sells clothes, bedcover, curtain, Moslem's shirts, batik and souvenirs.

Thank CoffeeholicIndonesia
Reviewed 3 September 2015

- I love markets and local markets is a must go to place for me during my vacation trips but... this market is the only market that I'm not fond of - There are sellers that keeps on following and forcing you to buy souvenirs...More

6  Thank nohano
Reviewed 7 June 2015

I like the many choices of fabric materials and jilbab.I don't like the chasing seller who followed us around and force us to buy their product at the high rate...

Thank missZaline
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Some textile might be a bit pricey, as some were not locally made in Medan and imported from other various parts of Indonesia. You may find cheaper garment if you travel to Bandung instead.

Thank Sha R
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Cheaper than another place. Just take becak from Soechi international Hotel (RP15,000) or u just can walk and take 10 minutes

Thank MawaddahIman
Reviewed 4 May 2015

A great place to buy telekung or hijab worn during prayers though I suspect prices in Jakarta would be lower. Nevertheless, Malaysian women would enjoy visiting this place.

1  Thank Minnie1251
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Once arrived at Pajak Ikan, you'll be welcomed by too many shops selling praying garments, head covers and cloth. Basically almost all shops are selling the same thing. Just choose a few shops and make your selection. Don't forget to bargain for the price. I...More

Thank iejan
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

We had our batik shirt tailored at one of the shop name Trus Jaya. Had it tailored for only Rp 300,000 including batik and it is reasonably priced comparing with danar hadi factory productions which is more pricey. Got it the next day and they...More

3  Thank Annasir
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