Thean Chun’s incomparable “Kai See Hor Fun” aka Chicken Kuey Teow Soup
Hall of Mirrors; a mystical name for one half a century’s old coffee shop located in the heart of Ipoh’s old town that has stood the test of time; serving generations of Ipohans and still drawing the crowd; young and old, near and far. The actual name for this outlet is Thean Chun coffee shop, while some might relate to this as THE coffee shop beside Kong Heng.
The “mirror” portion refers to the abundance of large, rectangular-shaped mirrors hanging from the upper part of the walls whereby you can practically observe every single patron in the shop if you’re seated at the right angle.
Let me take you for a ride down memory lane once again, following up on the 4 years-old post on Thean Chun I did way back then when I first started writing …. Read the rest of this entry »