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As featured in A Week in Kuala Lumpur
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55 Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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+60 3-2032 5988
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 January 2014

We caught a train from Amang Park station to Pasar Seni station and walked down the road to Petaling Street (short walk). The market is full of copy goods made in pretty good quality. This is definitely a place for the hagglers - you really...More

4  Thank FionaTay
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Most of the retailers are chinese..they sell fake things..which they claimed originals..the locals were cheated many times..there are cases the retailers resort to thuggery and forcing people to buy just when people asking about the price...

7  Thank Ayah P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When we are visiting relatives in K.L. a trip down Petaling Street (Chinatown) is a must. We always feel safe.....no we don't want to buy a designer watch imitation....although we have bought handbags and purses......bartering is fun, we have never found an aggressive stallholder. The...More

Thank wessy
Reviewed 6 days ago

The place gets busy the whole night. Be careful with the prices, it can vary from time to time, store to store. There are street foods along the way. Relatively clean and covered from the rain. Plenty of imitation products.

Thank Tet M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Petaling street is just another place to get imitation items which you can easily get at any other pasar malams in KL. If you really want to go here, my advice is that you do your research before going as they quote really high price...More

Thank atheem74
Reviewed 1 week ago

we are in our early 50s and spent a week in KL. Went 3 times to this market street. Twice at night and once during day. The mrs knows how to bargain hard but it really just depends on how bad you want the product....More

Thank mytravel2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some great options to buy copy-cat brand watches in this market. If you bargain hard you can get a good quality copy of an expensive brand at a very good price. Cash is king. You must haggle. That’s part of the fun.

Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Petaling street holds fond memories of my younger schooling days. Right up to 5 years ago petaling street has been on my must go intin whenever I am in Kuala Lumpur. After my visit a few days ago I cried out “give me back the...More

Thank susantN8524LZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This street is located in the China Town and is close to the LRT as well as MRT stations. It is very crowded and is filled with stalls selling cheap replicas of Watches, Shoes, Handbags, wallets etc. It also has food stalls selling Chinese food...More

Thank VenkataRayala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I went very early in the morning this place has such a tremendous atmosphere and character. Can throughly recommend a visit but in the evening when people are about. Good transport links near by LRT Station Pasar Seni. There are three nearby temples worthy...More

Thank 429Happy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Petalin street is a place that must went if visit kuala lumpur. Near LRT station and convenience for us. Must beware of your personal belongings. Because very crowded

Thank Dreamer828508
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice, once in the late morning and once on an evening. Choice of local and Chinese food generally good priced, but suggest it is more freshly prepared in late morning that later in day Stalls offer reproduction brands, many spelt correctly but not all....More

Thank Kempston_Mill
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MarkT2777
3 July 2018|
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Response from Stan L | Reviewed this property |
The street market open early in the morning about 9am but it only gets busy during the afternoon lunch time. If you want to escape the heat, go during the evening. Say 6 or 7pm and the street market activities starts to wind... More
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leebulloch
28 April 2018|
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Response from Gail S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you should be able to find a good selection for various sports.
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Response from 45AnJOCO | Reviewed this property |
It's all good market prices. The stall holders will want your money and expect to haggle so don't disappoint them.
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