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Malay Cafe -- Not worth it

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Malay Cafe -- Not worth it

pinkylechat | Nov 28, 2008 02:09 PM

Just had a takeout meal from Malay Cafe in Woodside. Should have saved my $$. Had the Chinese broccoli with crispy pork, curry noodle soup with beef and the roti. The only thing decent was the beef which was quite tender. My suspicions seemed correct: The people running the place are Chinese people pretending to cook Thai/Malay. They're probably the same folks who closed the Chinese joint at the exact same address a while back. They've no idea what they're doing. The pork was just plain roast pork, not at all deep fried and crispy like that at Sripraphai. And the dish was dry, not a hint of any sauce at all, bland, bland, bland. Both the curry soup and the curry dip that came with the roti was the exact same thing, which would have been OK if there was any complicity in the broth. Ugh, was hoping this place would at least give Sri a run for their money, alas, no such luck.

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