Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Older And Wiser Kopitiam At Bandar Baru Menglembu, Ipoh

My eyes sparkled at the pictures which my friend, May Tan, posted up recently in her Facebook and they got me smitten... She used to tell me that whenever food is the topic, my eyes will sparkle!  hahahaa.. That is her way of describing my passion for food.  Am I really that obvious?  In cantonese, it is called "Wai Sik" meaning I like to eat anything edible!

Back to the topic... since I did not know where the place was, she took the trouble to wait for me at the Farlim traffic light and from there, she led us to this place called Older & Wiser Kopitiam in Menglembu.... it was lunch time when we reached and we had to wait for a short while before we were seated.  We didn't order much because we were still full from our breakfast....
Wanton Noodles....
Roasted duck to go with the noodles or rice...
Roasted and BBQ Pork...
Crispy and sweet....
These suit me real fine... not too fat and not too lean...
A small bowl of "Chap Choy"
Very nicely done!
For the three of us, the bill came to RM29 with drinks.
I think it is not too expensive...
Heard that the Nasi Lemak is also nice here...
So I think we will come back again for sure!


Here is the address... 
No. 17, Persiaran Kledang Timur 21, 
Bandar Baru Menglembu, 31450 Ipoh, Perak.

40 comments:

  1. The wanton noodles are awesome, I WANT them!! I bet this would be your girl's favorite, she loves noodles, right? Maybe you can take her there.

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    1. Next time, yes! Ginny, you seem to know a lot now...hahahaa..

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  2. eh, the wantan noodles look kind of nice woh.. i can see the gravy they use seems to taste delicious maybe they used the gravy from the roast duck?? the texture isn't too gooey and not too watery also.. and you really enjoy makan lah.. "sam siew mien" (noodles with three types of roast)~~

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    1. Wahhh... good name for the meal above.. sam siew meen.. cos all roasted hor... Ok, next time you come Ipoh, you can drop by this place.. :)

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  3. Did you all finish the chap choy? Those that I ate before are very sour and spicy. Is it very sour and spicy for yours?

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    1. Sour sure got but it suits me real fine.. not so sour that our eyes cannot open but sour till I can drink the soup too! :)

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  4. the char siew and siew yuk... Ohhhhh~~
    but... why got taugeh on the noodles? What is the taugeh doing there? I'm not used to seeing taugeh on wantan mee! Oh no!! (sorry, I know I'm a bit guai lan :P)

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    1. Different places different style.. some put greens and some has nothing at all.... it is just a accompaniment.. no, you are not guai..

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  5. The roast pork looks crispy, Claire! I also find it strange to have taugeh in the wanton mee.

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    1. It depends on the style of doing it... I don't mind actually... :)

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  6. I had something similar today!

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  7. Your passion is makan
    while mine is run
    yet we both have FUN.
    Hihihi

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    1. heehhe... *high 5* of course, yours is more healthy than mine... hehehe..

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  8. Nice lunch. Love the roasted duck & chap choy. Reasonable prices considered you have roasted duck & pork. Your tagline speaks for it....have food will travel.

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    1. One of the rare occasions during lunch. .normally nowadays I sit in the office during lunch time..

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  9. Ooooo...duck! Ooooo....fatty pork!!! I like this place already. :D

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    1. hahahaha... You really love all the fats? Ok, then next time I take the lean and give you the rest! hahaha..

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  10. I like the wanton noodles but why tao kei aside?...hehe! Because I like to eat tao kei! >.<

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    1. Good idea to put them one side too.. can take them as side dish.. hahaa..

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  11. Older & Wiser restaurant sounds interesting.. OMG that roast duck looks so juicy and yummy.. Fiat, I like.. And siew yok & char siew too! Wah got nasi lemak too, sounds like a good makan place.. All my favorite..

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    1. I have yet to try the nasi lemak.. my friend told me that it is not bad too.. see one day when I go there again, I will order..

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  12. Wah! I like all the above especially the roasted meat and that sour soup. Feel so hungry now hah..hah...

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    1. hahahaa.. go do your cooking now! Yours make us drool too!!

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  13. asam choy...cham...i have one packet of kai choy in fridge yet to cook. yellow jor...still can cook right?

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  14. Nice lunch! I would like that roasted duck and soup, please!

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  15. The foods there really caught my attention....

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  16. Oh lot of meat not nugm with the shoppe name 'older & wiser', old folks gigi tarak can't bite rubbery tough duck & siew yoke pei too hard, should promote for 'cheng cheng tei' food to go with the name instead. hahaha

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    1. Not cheng also.. should be Meaty Kopitiam.. all meat saja... aahahah..

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  17. I like the siew yoke too! Perfect combination of fatty and lean meat. Looks very crispy too!

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    1. Indeed they are... must eat more vege after these... hahaha...

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  18. Wah wah wah, that roasted duck is so 'sexily' plated, slurpp~

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    1. hahaah.. I like how you phrased it.. sexily!

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  19. roasted duck!!! roasted pork!!! omg omg...
    i m 'wai sek' too...i guess i m gonna ta pau another one if i happen to eat there...lolx!

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    1. I am also very wai sik... so no worries!

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  20. Wow...the food looks lusciously delicious. Perhaps it is because of your great photography skills. Ha :D

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  21. I always love to eat roasted pork that is very crispy and fragrant! The chap choy is a big welcome to flush the pork fats down my chute! Wakakakaka

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