Saturday, July 13, 2013

Big Portions At Houston Cafe

Last evening I took my mom, my sister and her kids to Houston Cafe. They have never been there and they welcome the idea readily. Houston Cafe is in town, just next to the Ipoh City Hotel. We were the first customers, reaching there around 7pm... Good, I love to see empty tables so that our food will be served without waiting long till our stomachs growl and growl... LOL....

There were five of us and I ordered five dishes... my mistake... I should have ordered four dishes instead since the portions were quite big actually....
I ordered Assam Curry Fish Head... not to be missed...
Pumpkin with minced chicken meat.... very nicely cooked...
the lady recommended their Smoked Chicken that comes with a bowl of blended ginger...
A very nice combination!
 Young spinach to "neutralize" the hot curry... :)
 And of course, not to be missed...
The Mango Kerabu...
These dishes are more than enough for the five of us... 
Can feed at least 6 to 7 persons.... 
As for the price, the bill came to RM104 plus fruits and drinks....
Pricey or not, as long as the food is fabulous...
We don't mind going again and again....
 

19 comments:

  1. Quite pricey considering there is no prawn or fish. Food looks great except the smoked chicken looks like normal steamed chicken to me. I would peel off the chicken skin.

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  2. Yes, I also peel though I wouldn't mind eating if I do not have high cholesterol!

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  3. The food looks very tasty. Did all of you finish everything to the last drop?

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  4. Smoked Chicken aka white chop chicken *pak chum kai* ?

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  5. Mun: except for the curry and some vege inside....


    Bananaz: yea..almost same only a bit saltish...,

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  6. I think the bill is reasonable la.. Like you said, as long as the food taste good!

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  7. Love the spring onions/ginger-chicken combination, so canto-style, suits me the best! Very affordable price too, shall mark this place down and try it out next time, thanks for sharing :)

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  8. RM104 for 6-7 pax is quite okay right? And the food looks good too.

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  9. RM104 for 6-7 pax is quite okay right? And the food looks good too.

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  10. I bet I would have LOVED that chicken and ginger, chicken looks really tender, too.

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  11. If i eat the chicken, will be without the skin, hehe...

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  12. hahaha, never mind lah, once in a while.. and i am sure we are always more ambitious than what our stomach could be huh?? hehehehe.. oh, i love the smoked chicken, very very delicious it looked!!

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  13. chicken with blended ginger is Hakka styled..my late MIL loved to cook this dish.

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  14. hayley: can go once awhile, not so often ok.. :)


    ken: anytime!! :)

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  15. merryn: the thing is .. we were the big 5 only that night.. hahaha..


    ginny: yes, the chicken tastes good too.. ooppss..


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  16. sharon: yes, me too.. sigh..


    sk: i agree with you!

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  17. stp: yes... more meat than just the head though. :)


    wenn: and also add in the green leaves.. i forgot what the name is .. hakka leaves..hahaha...

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  18. I like the steamed chicken. The meat is so smooth that I will like to have it with the minced ginger as the dip.

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