As a coastal state in West Malaysia, Pahang’s traditional cuisine incorporates a whole lot of seafood, thanks to its proximity to the South China Sea and booming fishing industry. Unbeknownst to many, you can find ikan patin, also known as Silver Fish which is commonly cooked with Gulai dishes like Patin Gulai Masam, hidden in the food hub of Pahang!
If you’re planning a foodie trip to Pahang, travel worry-free with BHPetrol! With 400 BHPetrol stations around the country, you can earn points and redeem great rewards with the BHPetrol’s eCard when you fuel up or shop at the Petromart. What’s more, each BHPetrol station has a public toilet and surau so you can prepare for your journey anywhere you go.
Need some ideas on where to find delicious seafood? Here are 3 hidden foodie gems for you to Cari Makan with BHPetrol in the East Coast!
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1) Restoran Saiful Patin Gulai Masam
Photo credits: Patin Gulai Masam Restoran Saiful Facebook
Indulge in the unique flavors of village cuisine while enjoying the beauty of the Pahang River. As its name might suggest, Restoran Saiful Patin Gulai Masam is known for fresh seafood and its signature Patin Gulai Masam in particular. Here, you can expect nothing less than fresh and delicious kampung-style cooking at an affordable price!
Address: Dataran Patin Tg Keramat, Kampung Bangau, 28000 Temerloh, Pahang
Contact Number: 018-222 6577
Operating Hours: Wed-Mon: 11am-12am
2) Warong Tom Yam Ismail
Photo credits: Foursquare, Warung Tom Yam Sebelah Bengkel Polis Facebook
Feeling adventurous for dinner? Tucked away next to the police station in Taman Bendera, Warong Tom Yam Ismail serves Thai-Malay fusion dishes including their specialties: Seafood Tom Yam and Som Tam (Green Papaya Salad).
Address: Taman Bendera, 28400 Mentakab, Pahang
Contact Number: 013-466 6409
Operating Hours: Daily, 5:30pm-12am
3) Gerai Makan Pak Usop
Photo credits: Patin Pak Usop Facebook
Gerai Makan Pak Usop, alias Patin Pak Usop, is a must-visit restaurant popular among locals and tourists alike for their Patin Tempoyak. Their Ikan Patin are caught straight from the Semantan Temerloh River and sold either cooked or frozen for you to take home.
Address: B-12 Gerai Makan MPT, Lurah Semantan, 28000 Temerloh, Pahang
Contact Number: 019-3993916
Operating Hours: Mon-Sat: 11:30am-5:30pm
💡Want to know more? Find out how Afiq Rahim planned his foodie trip around the East Coast of Malaysia to Cari Makan with BHPetrol!
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