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Good Choice At CJ Hot Pot, Ipoh Garden, Ipoh

OUR LAST EVENING IN IPOH..... I gave several suggestions for the youngsters to decide the dining venue, somewhere they have not been before and the food must be nice as well.  Japanese, Korean, Thai food were among the choices I gave but they could not make up their mind.  Everything sounds good, salivating so they said.  Since they could not make up their mind, I made the decision to take them to CJ Hot Pot.  They have not been to this place and they did not know what to expect until we sat down and ordered the food.

CJ Hot Pot is in Ipoh Garden, Medan Ipoh 7, it is something like steamboat, but it is actually a hot pot soup filled with varieties such as vegetables, tomatoes, fish meat or fish head, yam.  The soup was aromatic with a yellowish tinge, a bit sour and slightly spicy that makes the whole meal appetizing to our taste buds.  When the hot pot was served, my kids were fascinated and they went to pick and added in more ingredients to the hot soup.  Besides that, we ordered some side dishes to go with our scrumptious dinner!
This is the place we had our Hot Pot... 
The Hot Pot that arrived on our table.... filled with goodies...
Immediately, the guys went to pick and choose what they wanted to add inside the Hot Pot...
Noodles, fish balls, greens... optional picks... 
While waiting for the ingredients to get cooked, we did this.... 
Eventually it was full to the brim!
Side dishes such as Salted Egg Mini French Beans...
This is a good choice... Crispy Beancurd skin.... 
A Must-Order dish!
Minced pork meat mixed with salted fish... 
Ahhh... another tasty dish... 
Curry Prawns In Bread...
Wonderfully cooked and appetizing!
During the dinner, everything served received positive remarks...
I am so happy that they love the food here.... 
For sure they will want to come back again...
As for the bill, it came to around RM140 or so...
Not too bad for the five of us.

Comments

  1. That's a BIG pot! It is gorgeous, I love this idea! We do not have any restaurants like this that I know of. It would be so good and warming on a cold day, and you can put what you want in it. The bread dish looks very good too. The kids all look so happy!!

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    1. Yes, where there is food, everyone is happy! :)

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  2. We'll have steamboat on Chap Goh Meh, no time to cook. My mum's still in the medical centre and I also have to take care of my old father at their house - he's on his own. Sighhhhh!!!!!

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    1. Treasure them while they are around.. I am now parentless and I miss my mother very much!

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  3. oh wow! all the dishes, as well as the hotpot, look so tempting. must go and try one of these days.

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  4. Wah this one nice! If read the Chinese name, it says fish head pot. Slurppssss!

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  5. Have taken my dinner, but see the curry prawns makes me drooling...

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  6. Looking at your curry prawns in bread makes me hungry.

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  7. I have tried this once. The food is good. I must go back there again since all the food photos makes my mouth waters.

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  8. The hot pot looks good with all the liew inside. The other dishes pun look very sedap.

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  9. The Curry Prawns In Bread looks so special!

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