Skip to main content

Yam Yam Seafood Restaurant In Ipoh Garden South

When weekend comes, I will have to start thinking of where to go out for our  Sunday routine dinner with my mom and kids... I remember putting up in my FB that Ipoh is going to reach its limit of food, not much choices anymore and someone commented that I am "spoilt."  Hahahahaa... perhaps I am.. or perhaps Ipoh now is not as "famous" as in those days anymore... maybe all the good cooks have "migrated" to other states....

Coming back to the "spoilt" part, I was so excited when Elin told me there is a shop called Yam Yam in Ipoh Garden South which we never been to before.... Yam Yam.... cute name.. perhaps it should be Yum Yum? :)

I heard from Elin that it is always crowded after 7pm... so to beat the crowd, I went around 6pm.. and our food were served in less than 20 minutes... For the 5 of us, we ordered these dishes below...
steamed clams (lala) with ginger wine...
I would give them a Thumbs up cos the clams were very fresh and were well done..
meaning not tough and overcooked...   :)
the lady boss suggested that we try this chicken which comes with a bowl of sauce..
something like "salted chicken sauce" which suits my taste buds perfectly!
I think the chicken was baked cos it was not very oily...
their signature bean curd... kids will love this...
it was still "sizzling" when served....
I ordered spinach in soup to balance up the meal...
and Andy requested for his favourite dish....
and everyone ate with full satisfaction....
for the 5 dishes, rice and drinks, the bill came to RM72.00..
I think the bill is quite reasonable...
Will certainly go back for more choices....


Address: 9 Lebuh Raya
Ipoh Garden South,
31400 Ipoh.
012-5651510



Comments

  1. ...and no yam? LOL!!!

    Waiyor...only a little bit of vege in the soup... Hmmmm...must eat more vege dishes wor!!!

    Wah!!! So cheap also leh? Not bad lah...eating in Ipoh! Next time I go, you can bring me here hor? LOL!!!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Fried omelette is Andy's favourite kah? Hah!!!! Like that, very easy to please...and feed. Simple dish to cook. LOL!!!

    ReplyDelete
  3. stp: Sibu and Ipoh are quite reasonable.. only dishes are different... you coming when? Must inform in advance leh.. now i start saving money first.. hahaha....

    ReplyDelete
  4. If u all come to KL i bring u all to Little Yum Yum pulaks..nearby my place

    ReplyDelete
  5. Thanks for the advert, lol.... I'm going to let my parents know cos they are staying there only.

    It's only a walking distance.

    ReplyDelete
  6. wow, nice and cheap! I love the lala..

    ReplyDelete
  7. merryn: not yam yam? hehehe.. great! thanks for you offer!


    jessie: hope your parents like it!


    wenn: me too....

    ReplyDelete
  8. I love steamed lala to the max. My mum just cooked it for me last weekend. Feel so blessed :)

    ReplyDelete
  9. Reana, any place to suggest for my dad's birthday celebration? My mom suggested those traditional restaurant banquet, but I'm wondering whether there's any place unique, with good food, nice ambience? LOL..im so demanding.. hahaha..

    ReplyDelete
  10. I go Ipoh look for you, u bring me go eat ya, kakaka...

    ReplyDelete
  11. wow the lala! i didnt eat for a long time ad! TT

    ReplyDelete
  12. andrew: memang blessed!! :)


    nicole: me also very traditional one.. in Ipoh, i go for Kok Thai, Sun Lee How Fook (their sea cucumber not bad), East Ocean in Menglembu.. if u want special, then go for the Crab House, or Weng Kee... my list will go on and on.. hahaha..


    sharon: alright!!! :)


    henry: nowadays not cheap also.. :)

    ReplyDelete
  13. im never been a fan of seafood specifically shell fish

    so i guess ill stick with the egg and chicken

    ReplyDelete
  14. All the dishes looks so good. Pretty cheap too. Droolinggggggg!!!!

    ReplyDelete
  15. mecoy: good..all protein! :)


    irene: coming over? :)

    ReplyDelete
  16. I love steamed lala with ginger wine and lots of cili padi! My taste bud would goes kabooom!!

    ReplyDelete
  17. My fave would be the omelette too. The lala looks different from those I've tried...

    ReplyDelete
  18. Ehh yam yam ah? If I'm not mistaken, there's also a Yum Yum in Ipoh right? I remember it used to be popular too! I miss those lala!!

    ReplyDelete
  19. the lala looks big and fresh..
    nice...

    ReplyDelete
  20. Wow!! I love the lala. They look delicious!

    ReplyDelete
  21. yvonne: me too! hehehe..


    irene: yes, I want to go there once again...


    sweetwitch: yumyum is more on assam food... all hot and spicy.. this yamyam is diffferent.. more on seafood dishes..


    sp: and fresh too...


    kitty: i love them too! :)

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thank you, readers!

Popular posts from this blog

An Evening Dinner At Chef Chew Kitchen, Petaling Jaya

BACK TO SG. BULOH for a couple of days....

Come evening, we went for dinner at Chef Chew Kitchen in Seksyen 19, Petaling Jaya.  Since it was my first time there, I did not know what to expect except to sit back, relax and eat.  LOL... It is a one shop lot restaurant so tables are very limited.  Reservation was made at 6pm to be on the safe side, to avoid crowds and waiting for food was very minimized at this time of the day.  For the seven of us, these dishes were served on the table...
Thumbs up even before the dinner...  And soon these are served... 
Claypot braised ribs...  Their signature dish... Fish Maw...  First time eating fish maw which is whitish in colour...  Black Beancurd with Pumpkin sauce... Hey, this restaurant indeed serves new to me! This must be Sweet Sauce Chicken... For the American... Cos we Asians like Steamed Chicken like this!  LOL...  And the star dish of the dinner is this...  Freshly steamed and succulent prawns...  And the most delicious part is none other…

Reunion At Museum Restaurant At Starling Mall

CLASSMATES REUNION... but not from my year.  i just tagged along with my sister who wanted my company that evening.  She was going to meet up with some of her classmates at The Starling mall.  I did not want to drive there, taking Grab is a much easier and practical choice, considering it was rush hour in the evening.  Furthermore, I am not familiar with the roads... both of us might panic on the federal highway.  LOL... 
Having someone to take us there is so stress free, we only have to pay RM20 for the ride.  :)  Our first time to Startling Mall and being made familiar by one of the bloggers, Phong Hong who used to post up her lunch meals taken from there.  We were supposed to meet up at 7pm but we reached there an hour earlier to "survey" the shops and ended up buying a "bit."  Blame it on my sister who always like to give positive comments most of the time!   The dinner was held at The Museum.... Originated from Ipoh actually and how there is a branch here in …

Night Market Along Lee Garden Plaza Hotel, Hatyai

BY THE TIME WE REACHED THE HOTEL, it was almost dark. This time round, we took a longer rest in the hotel... my girl might not need it but I certainly did!  After recharging around 80% of my body strength, we were ready to explore the streets again.

Our hotel is really a strategic spot for us tourists.  The street vendors were all ready to boost their sales in front, at the side and along the whole stretch of street where we stayed.  Left, right, front... the place was filled with people and tourists like us... I could hear some of them speaking my dialect, we felt kind of at home instead of being tourists....

Besides the street vendors in front of the hotel, there was a night market just five minutes walking distance away from our hotel, Lee Garden Plaza.... Maybe they only opened during the weekends?  I am not sure about that.. .anyway, we were kind of excited to see all the bright lights along the street....

Come... Let's Go!
We started from the beginning of the street...  A …