Hello foodies! If you know the Johor food scene, you might be familiar with Javanese food called Nasi Ambang. We always eat Nasi Ambang with regular-sized Ayam Masak Merah or Rendang. But this spot in Pontian is famous with Nasi Ambang with a whole chicken! Yes, you read that right! Scroll down to find out more about this unique Nasi Ambang from Legasi Engkong Johor!
Legasi Engkong Johor: A Must-Try When You’re In Pontian!
Tucked in a rural location, Legasi Engkong Johor’ Nasi Ambang is quite the talk of the town. Owned by a Malay-Muslim couple, and operated five years ago, the eatery’s popularity grew by word of mouth and soon orders began coming in for wedding functions as well as the Ramadhan fasting month.
Legasi Engkong Johor’s Nasi Ambang Ayam Engkong is highly raved about. A hearty mixture of rice, noodles, stir-fry veggies, chicken, salted fish and fish crackers served on a large tray. The fragrance of the chicken is pleasantly aromatic, attracting many foodies! Moreover, the full tray is enough for four people. No wonder this dish is a crowd favourite over in Johor.
When you savour these dishes one after the other, you’ll know this humble eatery in Pontian is worth order up for. So, there you have it, one more eatery to add to your list!
Address: 136 Kg Pt Panjang, Ayer Baloi, Pontian, Johor
Operation Hours: 9 AM – 5:30 PM (Opens Daily)
Contact No: 016-742 2656 / 016-7977456
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