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I did say I’m going to try many bak kut teh places in Klang, right? Well, here’s another one that we went to one fine afternoon after another round of painting work at the new house.

Lao Heong Bak Kut Teh, at the heart of Klang
Lao Heong Bak Kut Teh, at the heart of Klang

Lao Heong Bak Kut Teh is located at the heart of Klang town by one of the busiest roads on Jalan Gelugor. If you’re turning from Federal Highway to Jalan Meru, you’ll pass by the area. The restaurant itself is converted from a residential unit with a large “garden area”, like many restaurants in this part of the country, with the typical BKT set up of boiling water on top of LPG tanks for tea making purposes.

fatty meat is my favorite when it comes to bak kut teh (especially kah wan)
fatty meat is my favorite when it comes to bak kut teh (especially kah wan)

Lao Heong servers clay pot style bak kut teh, and as with many places, you can specify the choice of meat (lean, trotter, big bone, small bone, kahwan, etc). The pot also comes with fuchuk (tofu skin), tofu pok, a bit of mushroom, and some lettuce.

As with most Klang bak kut teh, the pork was pretty tender and the soup packs quite a heavy dose of herbal taste, I can sense a strong hint of “tong guai” which I find quite enjoyable. Adding soup is a reasonable request here as well.

A pretty decent BKT and I would not hesitate to revisit, especially at after lunch hours whereby most other places are closed.

map to Lao Heong bak kut teh, Klang

Lao Heong Bak Kut Teh
Jalan Gelugor & Jalan Kandis
Klang, Selangor
GPS: 3.050409, 101.451371
Hours: Mornings and Afternoons

Discuss : KY eats – Lao Heong Bak Kut Teh, Klang

  1. I’ve eat those vege and the soup… not the meat thank you.

  2. I can’t believe no one opened a bkt restaurant in Sydney yet! 🙁 Melb already has one.

  3. love the pic of you enjoying the bkt to the last drop. how many bkt outlets are there in klang and how many do you plan to visit 😀

  4. So delicious until you polished off the soup like that? hehe

  5. KY, if I had bak kut teh for breakfast I be full whole day. Been trying to make it on weekend from mix but sure taste is right like one you had.

    • Vickie: I know an old couple who’d eat bak kut teh for breakfast EVERY SINGLE DAY, and yeah, they have very light lunch & dinner

  6. I have yet to find Bak Kut Teh in the USA in a restaurant, but luckily my wife makes it very well. Sometimes we even use fresh Venison from the family farm. The venison goes PERFECTLY with that Bak Kut Teh broth and spices.

  7. immature 2.0

    Oink, Greatest Recycling Machine Ever

  8. immature 2.0

    ah uncle ah, nice to see haze got shave armpit, unlike miley… umm yaa

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