We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jalan Wong Ah Fook

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
+60 12-790 8699
Review Highlights
Johor Bahru city centre

This road is the main street of JB in the old days. Today it is still the heart of Johor Bahru. As... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Plenty of local food and cool cafe

Many famous eateries like night market, restaurants, coffee shops and indie cafes. Be more careful... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
Magdalene T
Singapore, Singapore
Read all 241 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good24%
  • Average40%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“food street” (6 reviews)
“shop houses” (4 reviews)
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
+60 12-790 8699
Write a ReviewReviews (241)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This road is the main street of JB in the old days. Today it is still the heart of Johor Bahru. As you entering the road, on the right and left is the old part of JB town. On your left would be the Segget...More

Thank ARuem
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Many famous eateries like night market, restaurants, coffee shops and indie cafes. Be more careful if you are travelling alone (especially girl), there are many suspicious looking guys who seem like eyeing on the tourists.

Thank Magdalene T
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

People tend to visit the shops along Wong Ah Fook at nights as there are plenty of food. Providing tourist with the local culture. However, it wouldn't be too safe for families with young children, pick pocketing does happen around here, please becareful of your...More

Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Jln Wong Ah Fook area is always crowded regardless of the time of the year, reason being it is extremely close to the checkpoint (1st Link). Nothing fanciful, nothing to WOW about.

Thank rachtham
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Very nice. Nice roast duck near Jalan Meldrum that i LOVE as well as the famous fish head curry people queue like mad for.

Thank Tanyaling
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Jalan Wong Ah Fook has changed completely since I was last in Johor Bahru due to major regeneration of the area. There is are still remnants of the past but the street has been modernised and as a consequence has lost a lot of it's...More

Thank paullegate
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Jalan Wong Ah Fook is a tourist destination. An old part of Johor Bahru it is interspersed with hotels malls money changers restaurants and temples. Good to browse especially in the late afternoons. Discover street food stalls coffee shop restaurants massage parlours and different religious...More

Thank Khay Eng C
Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Just to caution for girl who waking a long the street. Too many foreign workers and prostitutes along the road and with urine smell. Lots need to be done to improve the hygiene and safety of the street.

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed December 6, 2017

It is better to travel by walking. ,the road always traffic jam Walking around here when still in the evening has a special experience, but still be aware of any potential criminals

Thank Xiao Q
Reviewed October 24, 2017

This place offers alot of items from clothing to shoes to henna art. Everything in one place. The items there are not guaranteed to the authentic but worth the trip to just have a look!

Thank Hidayah H
Nearby HotelsSee all 111 hotels in Johor Bahru
Hotel J.B.
12 reviews
.05 km away
Belllo Hotel JB Central
255 reviews
.06 km away
JB Central Hotel
43 reviews
.10 km away
Hotel Gateway
7 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Kam Long Curry Fish Head
131 reviews
.06 km away
Restaurant Ya Wang
74 reviews
.17 km away
69 reviews
.13 km away
Bornga Korean Bbq Restaurant
25 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Johor Bahru City Square
992 reviews
.37 km away
Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque
200 reviews
1.57 km away
Angry Birds Activity Park
233 reviews
.54 km away
Komtar JBCC
107 reviews
.22 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
March 24, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from t16mytm | Reviewed this property |
there is no bridge along Jalan Wong Ah Fook. There is only street crossing between city square and the shophouses. there are no bridges as there is road construction in the middle of the road.