Hainanese chicken rice is a dish adapted from early Chinese immigrants originally from Hainan province in southern China. It is considered one of the famous dishes in Malaysia. Restoran Chuan Kee probably is the most famous chicken rice restaurant in Kuala Terengganu.
Restoran Chuan Kee was established since 1988. The locals have been to this restaurant since they are young and it has become the best chicken rice in Kuala Terengganu for the locals.
The owner is not stingy on the ingredients when comes to preparing the chicken rice. The rice was made with 8 ingredients which included garlic and butter while the chilli sauce was made with 7 ingredients.
Chuan Kee chicken rice was initially a small stall back in 1983. People were attracted to the special sauce made by the owner, and their juicy chicken. 5 years later, the owner has decided to transform the small stall to a shop in order to provide a more comfortable environment for their customers.
Besides chicken rice and chicken were served, soup will be served together too. In additional the tau-ge with fried garlic is another signature dish in Restoran Chuan Kee. This ages restaurant is definitely a must visit place in Kuala Terengganu.
Operation Time : 9am to 3pm.
Distance : 3 minutes walking distance from J Suites Hotel.