Cheras Fish Head Curry Restaurant is an eating establishment that
has been in operation since 1978. The eatery is open 24 hours a day and
serves curry fish head as their flagship dish. There’s also a sign
saying that their other signature dish is the mutton curry.
The kari kambing (mutton curry) was good…though the chunks are a
little too big to handle. Smaller cuts would have been nice, but
otherwise, I have no complaints about the mutton curry. It says that
the mutton curry has been popular since the restaurants inception.
The obligatory crackers also made an appearance…
…as well as the vegetable dish.
We also ordered some prawn curry. It was alright, but nowhere near as good as the mutton curry.
The calamari curry was also uninspiring…
…but then came the much lauded fish head curry. It was great! The
curry fish head came out tender, with the fish tasting fresh despite
the curry treatment.
There’s just something about a dead fish looking accusingly at you
(through chilli covered eyes) while you eat. I can’t explain it…
…but those who are inclined to do so can drown themselves in the
waterfall beside the restaurant should the guilt prove to be