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Crab Factory. Lilliputian Paris. Bandar Jaya Putra. Johor Jb |Johor Kaki Travels For Food

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When I visited the newly opened Crab Factory outlet close Mount Austin , Johor Bahru , I came amongst a chip of scepticism. Isn't the fancy fad on the wane already? But , after eating at Crab Factory , I changed my mind. Now , I experience that Louisiana seafood boil tin dismiss hold out every bit mainstream every bit chili crab too salted egg crab - if , you lot produce it every bit good every bit Crab Factory , that is.

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The interior of Crab Factory is exactly put out - furnished amongst heavy sturdy tables too chairs , grayness cement floor. The identify is invitingly put for casual , communal seafood feasting , Louisiana style. It's similar a crab eating manufactory 😄 It's an informal , no frills jiak lah (eat lah) form of place.

I was drawn to the crab tank at the far cease , within the restaurant.

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My kickoff surprise. I wasn't expecting alive swimming crabs at local Louisiana seafood boil places. I ever imagine that happy crabs gustatory modality better. It's relative - I assume swimming crabs are happier than stressed crabs stacked upwards inwards a dry out fish tank or dead crabs 😄

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Owner TY marketed children's fashion inwards Melbourne for 10 years earlier returning to her family's schoolhouse uniform trouble organisation inwards Petaling Jaya (near Kuala Lumpur).

A foodie too passionate domicile chef , TY barbarous inwards dearest amongst Louisiana mode seafood boil during a calendar month long route trip inwards due west coast USA. Love shortly became obsession.

TY was then inspired past times the gustatory modality of Louisiana mode boiled seafood , she decided to repurpose her family's uniform store inwards SS2 Petaling Jaya. And therefore , the kickoff Crab Factory was born inwards 2014.

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Crab Factory inwards JB serves three dissimilar sets of seafood boil catering to dissimilar political party sizes.

We chose the CRAB LOVER SHIOK put which is plenty for 2 (or three overnice eaters). Price was RM149.70++.

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Staff Ema gave the seafood too sloshy sauce a skillful milk shiver inwards the bag.

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Ema pouring our seafood on the white waxed newspaper sheet stretched over our tabular array , similar making colourful fine art over white canvas.

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Ema poured stringy cheese topping over our seafood. Oh... say you lot to a greater extent than most this wonderful cheese later.

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In the heap , in that location were 2 crabs , mussels , clams , octopus , prawns , broccoli too corn. The put came amongst shallot rice too fried mantou (small sugariness buns).

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I chose their Signature South Bang sauce which is a hush-hush blend of cajun spices , garlic , lemon too herbs. We tin dismiss conduct the degree of spiciness - ours was medium.

The highest spice degree is called "Death Valley" 🔥 I would dearest to endeavour that for my following watch 😄

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I similar this cajun inspired sauce - it has many layers of savouriness amongst an underlying spicy kicking which linger briefly inwards the mouth.

Mixing inwards the cheese topping adds to a greater extent than layers of savouriness to the sauce. The skillful affair is , all these nevertheless doesn't brand the sauce overly salty. It was exactly nice for me.


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Oh... I dearest this crab. The meat is tender too then juicy , I tin dismiss gustatory modality the brininess of the ocean inwards it 😋



You convey to endeavour Crab Factory's cheese topping. It's a blend of savoury cheeses too it has the texture of squeaky cheese curd. It's the kickoff fourth dimension I tasted squeaky cheese inwards Malaysia too Singapore 😄

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We likewise had a handbag of scallops too octopus amongst salted egg sauce (price RM89++).

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Along amongst scallops too octopus , in that location were corn too potatoes.

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The salted egg sauce blended amongst herbs too spices is rather dissimilar from the familiar salted egg recipes of Chinese dishes. Give it a try. This rich creamy sauce is pop fifty-fifty amid people who are non fans of salted eggs.

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I similar the season too texture of Crab Factory's soft spongy scallop too soft chewy octopus.

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👉 I had a skillful fourth dimension at Crab Factory. The ingredients were fresh. The crabs were fifty-fifty live. The sauces were delicious - I tried the signature spicy too salted egg sauce. The cooking science is skillful every bit the seafood were done nicely amongst nice texture too all the natural flavours intact.

Disclosure: Please banking concern complaint that this was an invited tasting too I convey never been to Louisiana (southern USA) earlier 😂

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Restaurant name: Crab Factory

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Address: G14 , Block B (Little Paris) , Jalan Jaya Putra 1/1 , Bandar Jaya Putra , Johor Bahru (adjacent to Mount Austin)
GPS: 1°34'03.3"N 103°46'36.7"E | 1.567570 , 103.776853
Tel: 07 3514 062
Hours: 12:00 noon to 10:00pm (Monday off)

No pork , no lard , no Halal cert

Date visited: xiii October 2017

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