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Geographer Cafe

) #11 of 605 Restaurants in Melaka $$ - $$$ , Cafe, Asian
83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-281 6813
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good47%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken satay” (20 reviews)
“tempeh” (13 reviews)
“ramen” (11 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 1,069 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always nice to have a meal here. Nice settings in a pre-war shoplot. Friendly service. Live music, western and local fare with great variety of refreshments.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Along with the the pioneering loony planet Cafe, this is one of the oldest bohemian hangout in Melaka Situated at the foot of the bunga raya bridge instead of the touristic enclave of jonker walk.. this is definitely the spot to see the pulse real...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good vibe, good menu and good food. This is a popular place in Melaka, both locals and visitors alike. We enjoyed our one meal there.

Thank Stewarts11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a cafe that's perfectly located right in the middle of Jonker Street. After walking and eating and shopping in the heat and humidity the Geographer Cafe is the place to take a break for a drink if not more food.

1  Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought the place was pretty over rated although it is often packed and hard to get seats. Drinks and snacks were expensive as compared to other joints along the same street though it tasted average. Service was slow and so-so.

Thank crowley44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered two Malay dishes and we were very pleased. The background music at this restaurant is enjoyable. Even though it was very busy during our visit, the service was outstanding and our food was delivered quickly. Will definitely eat there again.

Thank T S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited Melaka many times and have seen this place very crowded. However, we never it before. This time we decided to try. It was awful. We ordered a pesto pasta, naan bread, pi neapple fried rice and chicken satay. The rice...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice relaxing place for a beer and food. Was open late on Monday night when many other places on Jonker Street were closed. They even had a live band.

Thank wahliao
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good place to hangout, the drinks are good and the sandwiches isn't that bad. Appreciate the good service provided at the cafe.

Thank benwolf223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good selection of food and beers. Ideal location to sit and watch the happenings on Jonker Street. The service and staff are very friendly.

Thank Angelo442014
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
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10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-281 6813
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